Barcelona without the tourists: ‘We’ve reclaimed our city but inherited a ghost town’

Last year Barcelona received 30 million visitors – now there are none. Emerging from Europe’s strictest coronavirus lockdown, how do its tourist-weary residents feel about getting their city back? For six weeks, the streets of Barcelona were deserted. Not a … Read more…

As coronavirus travel restrictions keep Chinese tourists at home, a world that has grown dependent on them feels their absence

Hotels and travel agencies catering to Chinese have seen what one worker in Rome called a “bloodbath” of cancellations, affecting everywhere from Swiss ski resorts to Trier, Germany, the birthplace of Karl Marx. Business BEST DEAL UPDATE: