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Visiting some of the world’s great icons could be strictly for the rich

By Explore
July 23 2021 - 6:03pm

Better get used to holidays at home. Experts looking at the future of travel are predicting that the golden age of cheap flights and accommodation could be the latest victim of the global pandemic.

Cities like Rome and Venice, which have been most shrill in their complaints about over tourism, are now in love with silent streets, empty airports and traffic-free roads. So much so, that they are pressing their governments not to return to the days when anyone could visit on a cheap flight and stay at a Novotel.

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