Mass tourism has prompted calls for better management at some of the world's most popular destinations. Berlin-based company GetYourGuide allows users to book tours in advance - meaning they can avoid the lines.
The far-right AfD insists on subverting the German government's official stance on Crimea. But experts say that has less to do with regional peace efforts than with the spread of populism in Germany.
For a city which relies highly on tourism, Prague is facing the strain of its own beauty. Many consider it an overcrowded and overrated experience. DW's Eesha Kheny shares her Prague impressions.
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has travelled to Russia ahead of his talks with President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok. Amid stalled nuclear talks with the US, Kim is expected to seek diplomatic assistance from the Kremlin.
At the ITB travel trade show in Berlin "overtourism" is hotly debated. Majorca, Venice and Berlin — they all suffer from the excesses of tourism, even though tourists are an important economic factor.
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