Cruise Passenger – Issue 75, Autumn 2019

Magic of the Med

Another successful summer of local sailings has come to an end, and we are turning our attention to other parts of the world.

The Mediterranean, particularly, draws tens of thousands of Australians, and millions from elsewhere (read our report on the Med, p. 43). In fact the area is so popular, more and more cities are imposing tourist taxes (see p. 16) to cover the cost of managing huge number of visitors.