Mass tourism has struck again. Its latest victim is Boracay, a beautiful, four-square-mile island located in the Philippines that has become very popular with visitors looking for beautiful beaches and some of the clearest waters in the world.
According to the Philippine Information Agency, the number of visitors increased by 14 percent between January and October 2017. During these 10 months, 1,669,751 tourists visited Boracay, i.e. 203,005 more compared to 2016’s figure during the same period.