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The world’s top attractions ruined by overtourism

Love Exploring Logo By Rachel Truman of Love Exploring | Slide 1 of 41: Some of the world’s most historic and beautiful attractions are being damaged by mass tourism, undermined by commercialization or just tarnished by selfie-crazy masses. From uncomfortable overcrowding and tacky souvenir stores to physical damage inflicted by a constant flow of visitors, we look at the impact commercialization has had on some bucket list destinations.

Victims of their own success

Some of the world’s most historic and beautiful attractions are being damaged by mass tourism, undermined by commercialization or just tarnished by selfie-crazy masses. From uncomfortable overcrowding and tacky souvenir stores to physical damage inflicted by a constant flow of visitors, we look at the impact commercialization has had on some bucket list destinations.
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