Local authorities have announced a tourism tax to combat overcrowding

Holidaymakers planning on travelling to Ibiza or Majorca in the near future should be aware of possible new financial repercussions

Local authorities in these hugely popular destinations have decided to introduce a tourism tax in an effort to combat the problem of overcrowding.

Tom Jenkins, chief executive of the European Tour Operators Association, and Joan Scales, travel writer with the Irish Times, joined us to discuss this issue and what it will mean for tourists.

Listen below: