Climate change and overcrowding keep European tourism sector on its toes

Climate change and overcrowding keep European tourism sector on its toes

As climate change heats up Europe’s south, tourism is slowly moving north. In line with the EU’s Tourism Agenda 2030, countries are striving to make their tourism sectors greener, more digital and more sustainable, with some even shifting their focus to promoting less traditional destinations. At the same time, others are finding ways to ease the burdens of overtourism in popular destinations.

Europe in brief: Luxembourg MEP elected new European Parliament Vice-President, all eyes on Scholz’s battle tanks, Russian ‘tourists’ enter BiH

Europe in brief: Luxembourg MEP elected new European Parliament Vice-President, all eyes on Scholz’s battle tanks, Russian ‘tourists’ enter BiH

The European Parliament designates a new Vice-President to replace Eva Kaili, who remains in jail. The Parliament also urges German Chancellor Olaf Scholz to clear the way for the delivery of Leopard battle tanks to Ukraine. Although numbers are declining, Russian citizens use BiH’s visa-free regime with Russia to enter the EU.