Der Spiegel

“The ships must become smaller”

New ideas on a scientific basis: The environmental expert Jane da Mosto fights for the protection of Venice. She criticises that the old town is being squeezed out “like a lemon” for ship tourism.

There is no concret plans about cruise ships and what Italian Minister Toninelli proposed will not solve the environmental, social problems caused by cruise ships .

There are above all three companies that control the market: MSC, Carnival and Royal Caribean. They have a strong lobby and therefore certainly influence the formation of political opinion.

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