Why Some Cities Don't Like Tourists

Travelers seeking "authentic" experiences are crowding local hangouts.

It's a native!

Photographer: Quique Garcia/AFP/Getty Images

Cities like Barcelona, Berlin, Lisbon and Hong Kong, which only became major tourist destinations in the last couple of decades, are starting to look for ways to keep visitors out. This isn't about xenophobia: It's a protest against the changing nature of tourism.

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