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A controversial new proposal aims to stop overcrowding in the Italian city of Venice, one of the world's most popular tourist destinations. To deal with the approximately 30 million visitors it sees every year, the city is planning to start charging many tourists an entrance fee.

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November 26, 2018 - buzz.ie

Ireland among the top destinations for gay couples - by David Kent

The latest Latin America Travel Company's report released the best honeymoon destinations for LGBT couples. Countries on the list do not criminalise homosexuality, but they are also ranked based on marriage equality, LGBT travel recognition, romantic setting and honeymoon popularity. 

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November 25, 2018 - The Guardian

Seasonal city breaks: 10 of the best pre-Christmas European getaways - by Joanne O'Connor

Christmas markets in Europe are now open to invite both locals and tourists to enjoy Holiday spirits with decorative lights, Christmas ornaments and warm food. 

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October 27, 2018 - CNN

Thousands protest in Rome over city's 'degradation' under populist mayor - by Livia Borghese & Barbie Latza Nadeau

Roman citizens held a peaceful protest against the city government in demand for better public infrastructure management. From the lack of maintenance for public transportation to dangerous potholes, the historic city suffers from the city administration's neglect as the protesters raise concerns.

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October 18, 2018 - CBS News

These countries may soon have the highest life expectancies - by Ashley Welch

With Spain and Japan at top of the list, a study published in an international medical journal ranks countries with predicted highest life expectancy for 2040.

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