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15 places that have been ruined by tourism

Tourism is both a blessing and a curse. While a healthy amount can boost the economy, too much of it can be harmful to the environment and uproot local populations. Before you book your next trip, consider how your wanderlust is affecting some of the most beautiful places in the world.

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15 places that have been ruined by tourism
15 places that have been ruined by tourism
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Tourism is both a blessing and a curse. 

While a healthy amount can boost the economy, too much of it can be harmful to the environment and uproot local populations. 

Before you book your next trip, consider how your wanderlust is affecting some of the most beautiful places in the world.



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