ItalyThe death of Venice? City’s battles with tourism and flooding reach crisis level sebas·January 8, 2019·14 views Tourism in Venice Image: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra (wikimedia) sebas Venice’s tax for daytrippers has hit the headlines, but the city’s mounting problems also include rising waters, angry locals and a potential black mark from Unesco. To manage the impact of the 30 million people who visit the lagoon city every year, daytrippers are to be forced to pay a fee. For many Italians, though, the charge is not the answer. Read the extensive article at The Guardian.