Travel restrictions

Letters: COVID travel restrictions should be lifted

As we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, one has to wonder if our Liberal government has the ability to understand the practicality of the decisions it makes on health care policy. Editor: While today we must focus on the tragic events in Ukraine and our thoughts are with those affected by the Russian invasion, we […]

Business travel

Commerce Department Pledges to Support Return of Business Travel : Business Traveler USA

At a roundtable with industry leaders, the department vowed to “bring all the tools to the table” to overcome obstacles The US Department of Commerce has pledged to bring “all tools to the table” to allow normal business travel to resume, both domestically and from abroad. Addressing a roundtable of 11 travel industry leaders, Don […]

Travel restrictions

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney’s Federal Travel Restrictions Fact Check

As the Alberta government calls on Ottawa to end COVID-19 travel restrictions, Premier Jason Kenney cited scientists and international restrictions as evidence of his decision to do so. In a mid-afternoon tweet on Sunday, Kenney said in a video that he would introduce a motion later this week calling on the federal government to drop […]

Travel restrictions

Germany and the United States – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Despite concerns about Covid-19 transmission, travel between Germany and the United States is open. But vaccination and testing requirements make it necessary to prepare before you go on a trip. In addition, […]

Travel restrictions

Here are the new travel restrictions for Americans traveling to the UK – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Countries frequently update travel guidelines as the level of spread of Covid-19 fluctuates, which means you should be sure to check current travel restrictions as close to your departure as possible. American […]

Travel restrictions

JHTA applauds the government’s decision to remove some travel restrictions

The Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) has applauded the removal of some travel restrictions, which it says will lead to an increase in inbound visitors to Jamaica. The removal would also make it easier for Jamaican business and leisure travelers to travel, the organization said. “Removing these restrictions is a step in the right […]

Travel restrictions

Singapore eases travel restrictions and expands VTLs : Business Traveler USA

Requirements for vaccinated travelers to undergo PCR testing on arrival and in quarantine have been dropped Singapore’s Ministry of Health has announced that the country’s COVID-19 travel restrictions for fully vaccinated travelers have been simplified. Besides the Vaccinated Travel Lane program has been extended and the testing requirements relaxed. Arrivals are now divided into three […]

Travel agencies

Travel agencies inundated with requests after Ottawa announces it will drop pre-arrival PCR testing for travelers

Travel agents are being inundated with inquiries from Canadians keen to book vacations now that the federal government has announced it will drop pre-arrival PCR testing for fully vaccinated travelers starting Feb. 28. Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announced on Tuesday that travelers will still be required to be tested for COVID-19 before arrival, but can […]

Business travel

IATA data reveals recovery momentum

The International Air Transport Association has revealed data on the dynamics of air travel recovery. The organization reported an 11 percentage point increase in international tickets sold in recent weeks compared to sales in 2019. Tickets sold for the period around the first week of February were at 49% of the same period in 2019. […]

Travel restrictions

France eases Covid travel restrictions for vaccinated British travelers | Coronavirus

Fully vaccinated Britons will no longer be required to undergo Covid tests to travel to France, opening up travel between countries at the start of the mid-term holiday. Children under 12 are exempt from testing and vaccination requirements. Guillaume Bazard, the Consul General of France in London, announced the change in the rules on Twitter. […]

Business travel

Gatwick will reopen the south terminal in March

London Gatwick Airport plans to reopen its south terminal in March after closing nearly two years ago. The airport anticipates strong demand for the summer and beyond with the return of international travel. He announced the news on the same day that testing requirements for travelers arriving in the UK have been relaxed, with pre- […]

Travel restrictions

France to ease travel restrictions for fully vaccinated in mid-term boost for Britons

February 9, 2022, 09:03 France is set to relax travel requirements for vaccinated travellers. Photo: Aliyah France has announced it will soon ease travel restrictions for fully vaccinated travelers from outside the EU as part of a mid-term boost for Britons. The country’s Europe minister said the country was set to drop the requirement for […]

Travel restrictions

NL hotel owners and tourism operators hope after travel restrictions ease

Tourism operators in Newfoundland and Labrador agree that the province’s eased travel restrictions are a big help for the struggling industry, but some question whether it will be enough. As of Saturday, fully vaccinated travelers no longer have to self-isolate upon arrival in the province, but travelers are still required to take a rapid COVID-19 […]

Travel restrictions

Palace adviser says easing of travel restrictions aligns with ‘rampant mood’

FILE A security guard holding a sign reminding people of social distancing walks past Filipino foreign workers who were quarantined for weeks after returning home as they waited for return flights to their hometowns in across the country, at Manila International Airport o. (Photo by Ted ALJIBE / AFP) MANILA, Philippines — The government’s decision […]

Travel restrictions

Updated travel restrictions for South Africa

Several countries and airlines have announced easing travel restrictions for South Africa as governments seek to move into the endemic phase of the Covid-19 pandemic. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will lift its entry and transit ban on South Africa and other African countries from Saturday, January 29. Restrictions have been in place since the […]

Travel restrictions

IATA: IATA pushes for relaxation of travel restrictions

MUMBAI: The International Air Transport Association (IATA), an airline trade body, has urged governments to remove all barriers to travel, including quarantine and testing, for people fully vaccinated with a vaccine approved by WHO. As COVID-19 continues to evolve from pandemic to endemic, IATA has called for quarantine-free travel for unvaccinated travelers with a negative […]

Travel restrictions

When is the next travel update? When UK Covid travel restrictions could be lifted – and what the new rules could be

Boris Johnson has stressed the importance of getting the Covid shot if people want to travel abroad this summer The Prime Minister has announced that Covid-19 testing for fully vaccinated travelers arriving in England will be scrapped. The exact date of the rule change has yet to be confirmed, but it is expected to come […]

Travel restrictions

Zambales eases travel restrictions for vaccinated residents │ GMA News Online

The provincial government of Zambales has eased travel restrictions for vaccinated residents after it stopped requiring COVID-19 testing of vaccinated people. According to Circular Memorandum No. 2022-04 dated January 21, all residents and non-residents only need to present an authentic vaccination card upon entering the province. However, people with symptoms, even if fully vaccinated, had […]

Travel destinations

7 Fun Winter Travel Destinations

For some, winter holidays are synonymous with snow and skiing. For others, it means escaping to warmer climes for sun and sand. Luckily, there are vacation destinations with every type of weather for every budget. Whether you’re looking for an affordable family getaway or a luxurious couple’s getaway, our list has several options. With the […]

Travel restrictions

‘Big rise’ in summer vacation bookings as covid travel restrictions ease

HOLIDAY business is set to pick up again, with the industry seeing a “sharp increase” in bookings since Covid testing rules were eased. Fully vaccinated passengers now no longer need a pre-departure Covid test before traveling to the UK – instead, take a Lateral Flow Test (LFT) or PCR within 48 hours of arrival and […]

Travel agencies

Thai Airways International Public: and major travel agencies move forward to promote land tourism

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited recently hosted a networking conference entitled “Thai Networking: Discover a Whole New Sky”, attended by major local and foreign travel agencies as well as international media. Mastercard was the official sponsor of this event along with other top sponsors such as Peninsula Bangkok, Jim Thompson, TCEB and ERB. The […]

Travel restrictions

Malaysia tightens travel restrictions for VTLs, Langkawi International Travel Bubble and more from December 8

Malaysian Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said these travel restrictions will be reviewed from time to time. From December 8, 2021 (Wednesday), travelers entering Malaysia via Vaccinated Travel Lanes (VTLs-Air); VTL-Land; Langkawi International Travel Bubble (LITB) and One-Stop Center for Short-Term Business Travel will be subject to stricter travel restrictions. It depends Malaysian Health Minister Khairy […]

Business travel

Hong Kong to prioritize business travel when borders reopen

Hong Kong will prioritize quarantine-free travel for businessmen when its border with China reopens, chief executive Carrie Lam said, warning that the city’s vaccination rate could hamper a wider deployment. “If we cannot increase our vaccination rate, it will be an obstacle to expanding our plan to reopen the borders,” Lam said during a regular […]

Travel agencies

Calgary travel agencies try to navigate new COVID testing rules

Links to the breadcrumb News Local News Author of the article: Publication date : December 02, 2021 • December 2, 2021 • 4 minute read • Join the conversation Passengers then enter Gate E of Calgary International Airport for flights to the United States on Thursday, December 2, 2021. Photo by Azin Ghaffari/Postmedia Content of […]

Travel restrictions

US tightens travel restrictions as Fiji reopens to tourists

A World Health Organization official said 24 countries may have reported cases of the novel variant of the Omicron coronavirus, which was first identified last week in South Africa. However, the first indications were that most of the cases were mild, none serious, the official said. A case of the new variant was confirmed in […]

Travel destinations

10 Inexpensive Global Travel Destinations To Consider For 2022

Emmanuel B / Shutterstock.com After staying home in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and dipping our toes back into travel in 2021, maybe it’s time to think about taking a bigger trip in 2022. And a big, international one in addition. See: Will the trips see another stop until 2022?Finding: is it better to […]

Travel restrictions

Global Alert, Travel Restrictions Imposed As New Omicron COVID Variant Spreads To More Countries | World news

London: The potentially more contagious new omicron variant of the coronavirus has emerged in more European countries just days after being identified in South Africa, leaving governments around the world scrambling to stop the spread. The UK tightened its rules on mask wearing and testing for international arrivals on Saturday after finding two cases. New […]

Travel restrictions

New Zealand casinos will struggle in 2022 as new travel restrictions are revealed

New Zealand’s tourism industry has been crushed again as new regulations on travel restrictions for foreigners are established and the country’s borders will be closed for a longer period than expected. This is a huge success for casinos nationwide as they cannot rely on players from other countries until 2022. But during the lockdown at […]

Travel destinations

3 hygge travel destinations to visit in California

Hello and happy Thanksgiving, dear escapees. Chances are you’ve heard of “hygge” (pronounced “hoo-gah”), a Danish word for “well-being” and “friendliness” that became widely known in the mid-2010s. At home, adopting hygge often involves lighting candles, bundling up in blankets, and enjoying a calm, content conversation with loved ones. But what does hygge mean when […]

Travel agencies

Thai Airways International Public: and travel agencies team up to boost land tourism

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) recently hosted a “Prepare for a Whole New Heaven” conference attended by over 170 Thai travel agencies. The event was chaired by Mr. Chansin Treenuchagron, Administrator of the THAI Plan, with Mr. Suvadhana Sibunruang, Acting General Manager of THAI, Mr. Nond Kalinta, Commercial Director of THAI, Mr. Cherdphan […]

Travel restrictions

The British envoy said the line of travel restrictions had occurred due to the “transition” in British politics

Days after the issue of UK-India travel restrictions was resolved, UK High Commissioner to India Alex Ellis on Thursday dismissed allegations that there was a racism angle and claimed that this was due to the “transition” in UK travel policy. . He also said that the center of the world is heading towards India and […]

Business travel

Canada’s travel rules decimate business travel, stifle Vancouver’s tourism industry

Mandatory pre-departure PCR testing for fully vaccinated international travelers keeps international visitors at home and anything but eliminating business travel Small business operators in the Vancouver tourism and hospitality join the Canadian Roundtable on Travel and Tourism to call on the federal government to end the pre-departure PCR test for fully vaccinated visitors and to […]

Travel destinations

These 4 countries have been added to the CDC’s riskiest travel destinations for COVID

STATEN ISLAND, NY – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) this week added four countries, including the Netherlands and Luxembourg in Europe, to its list of countries at high risk for transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19) . The Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic Ocean and the Cayman Islands in the Caribbean have […]

Business travel

IAG: Significant recovery underway | Business travel news in Europe

The International Airlines group, which includes British Airways, Iberia and Aer Lingus, said a “significant recovery is underway” in its third quarter financial results released today. Although operating losses, at 452 million euros in the third quarter, were halved compared to previous quarters, the group is heading towards a loss of 3 billion euros for […]

Travel restrictions

Travel restrictions ease in parts of Asia, but tighten in Hong Kong

Travel restrictions are relaxed in parts of Asia, bringing prospects for tourist arrivals, reboots for local economies and easier logistics for filmmakers and executives. But Hong Kong, once a hub for East Asian cinema, tightened border controls on Monday, a day the territory recorded just one new (imported) coronavirus infection. Also on Monday, Thailand and […]

Travel destinations

10 cheap global travel destinations to consider for 2022

Emmanuel B / Shutterstock.com After sitting at home in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and dipping our toes back into travel in 2021, maybe it’s time to think about taking a bigger trip in 2022. And a big international travel as well. See: Will travel see another shutdown until 2022?Find: is it better to […]

Travel restrictions

UK relaxes travel restrictions, removes all countries from COVID-19 ‘red list’

Britain said on Thursday it was removing the last seven countries from its travel “red list”, meaning travelers vaccinated against the coronavirus will no longer have to self-quarantine at a government-approved hotel after arriving in the UK The countries are Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Haiti, Panama, Peru and Venezuela. Once the change takes effect […]

Travel restrictions

COVID-19 travel restrictions will be lifted for some vaccinated foreign travelers

On October 25, 2021, the Biden administration announced further details on changes to the COVID-19 travel restrictions currently in place. Starting November 8, 2021 (12:01 a.m. Eastern Time), regional COVID-19 restrictions on foreign nationals travel to the United States will be replaced with a vaccine-based system. All non-immigrants traveling by air to the United States […]

Travel destinations

Puerto Rico enters the top 10 travel destinations in the United States | Business

According to the US Travel Association, Puerto Rico leads the country as a tourist destination with a huge influx of visitors and travel spending. Tourism Economics reports and Aerostar data show that in September 2021 alone, more than 330,000 passengers arrived at San Juan International Airport and annual visitor spending was 23% higher than in […]

Travel agencies

Northern travel agencies say people are eager to travel to hot destinations

North Bay – After 19 months of very limited activity, travel companies say northerners are now eager to travel, including to the United States. Chris Mayne, director of Mayne Travel Services, told CTV News the pandemic has forced his business to change the way it operates. “Last year it probably took longer to confirm the […]

Travel destinations

2GO travel destinations now accept vaccination cards instead of swab testing

Team Out of Town Blog Hub (www.outoftownblog.com) – The local authorities of five destinations in the 2GO trip network relaxed travel restrictions and simplified entry requirements. The cities of Bacolod, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Iloilo and Cebu Province now grant entry to fully vaccinated travelers without the need for RT-PCR testing. Fully vaccinated passengers to […]

Travel restrictions

International travelers watch central Florida as U.S. travel restrictions relax in November

The White House announced on Friday that the United States will open its borders to fully vaccinated international travelers on November 8. The announcement prompted a deluge of calls and emails to Go travel in Longwood. “It’s more than what we normally see because everyone is reacting,” said Bob Cook, sales manager at Go Travel. […]

Business travel

United States confirms wide opening on November 8 for vaccinated international travelers

The US government has confirmed that it will lift restrictions on international travelers from November 8, allowing people fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to cross the border. White House Deputy Press Secretary Kevin Munoz confirmed the change on Twitter, calling the new US travel policy “guided by public health, rigorous and consistent.” The change applies to […]

Travel agencies

PEI Travel Agencies “Recreating business” as bookings increase

For decades, Travis Stewart knew his stuff inside and out: planning international trips, communicating with clients, booking edge-of-the-seat adventures. Then, in March 2020, COVID-19 hit and everything changed. “It has been a very difficult time and it is certainly the most difficult time I have ever experienced in our industry,” said Stewart, co-owner of Charlottetown-based […]

Travel restrictions

Texas border communities welcome reopening after 20 months of travel restrictions

Ports of entry along the US borders with Mexico and Canada will reopen in November to “non-essential travel,” which includes sightseeing, shopping, and sightseeing to see friends and family. The borders have been closed to Mexican and Canadian nationals for these activities since March 2020. In less than a month, they will open again to […]

Travel agencies

tour of Sarawak, travel agencies excited to lift ban on interstate travel | Malaysia

Travelers are seen at Kuching International Airport. – Photo by Roystein Emmor via Borneo Post Online KUCHING, October 12 – Many travel and travel agency operators are excited about the government’s decision to lift the ban on interstate travel. In this regard, they expect an influx of visitors to Sarawak, especially those from West Malaysia […]

Travel restrictions

US travel restrictions will hit Latin America and the Caribbean hard

New travel restrictions from the Biden administration aimed at preventing unvaccinated people coming to the United States will be particularly felt in Latin America and the Caribbean, a region where great disparities and lack of access to COVID-19 vaccines have left most of the population unprotected against the deadly virus. The new rules, which White […]

Business travel

UK government cuts travel red list to seven countries

The UK government has announced that as of Monday, October 11, it will remove 47 countries from its red list for Covid-19 travel restrictions, with only seven remaining with the strictest entry requirements, while the rules are relaxed for fully vaccinated travelers arriving from 37 of the countries. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said on Twitter […]

Travel restrictions

SuperyachtNews.com – Owner – Thailand lifts travel restrictions for yachts

Thailand’s possible reopening should take place on November 1 … New regulations for flying to Phuket will facilitate crew changes and the eventual reopening of Thailand scheduled for November 1, 2021. “The goal of the Thai government is to allow all vaccinated crew / guests to travel to Thailand without needing to quarantine,” says Gordon […]

Business travel

Australia to allow international travel abroad in November

Australia will open its border to citizens for international travel in November, although the possibility for foreign visitors to enter remains beyond, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday. The Australian border has been largely closed since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, with only a limited number of Australians allowed to travel abroad and […]

Travel restrictions

Sadiq Khan says all travel restrictions must end to boost City

Sadiq Khan is leading calls from London businesses to remove all UK border restrictions in a relaxation of his previously tough stance on Covid restrictions. The mayor of London fears the capital will continue to fall behind its EU rivals unless the government allows “no restrictions, no tests and no passenger tracking forms” on arrivals […]

Business travel

Australia to allow outbound international travel in November

Australia will open its border to its citizens for international travel in November, although the possibility for foreign visitors to enter remains further afield, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday. The Australian border has been largely closed since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, with only a limited number of Australians allowed to travel […]

Travel restrictions

Australia announces limited end to COVID-19 international travel restrictions

October 1 (UPI) – Australia announced on Friday that it is reopening its borders to some international travel after a controversial 18-month ban. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said in a press conference friday that fully vaccinated Australians and permanent residents of Australia who are abroad will be able to travel again. Australian officials said they […]

Travel restrictions

Are there travel restrictions to the United States for fully vaccinated people?

In order to guard against new variants and stubbornly high infection rates, more and more countries are requiring citizens and visitors to have full immunization status for public activities and tourism. Although current travel restrictions in the United States do not prohibit travel to fully vaccinated individuals, several destinations may require proof of vaccination. UNIVERSAL […]

Travel restrictions

[World Tourism Day] With travel restrictions easing, these influencers are eager to explore again

The pandemic has put an end to the “get feet, travel” aspirations of many, crippling the tourism and hospitality industry for more than a year and a half. Travel and tourism in India, which accounts for nearly 2.5% of its GDP, saw the loss of 14.5 million jobs in the first quarter of 2020 alone. […]

Travel restrictions

Best of Law Blogging: Travel Restrictions, Alumni Relationships, and Why You Shouldn’t “Do the Right Thing”

It’s Friday and that means we have a new batch of our favorite blog posts from last week, all handpicked by our Publishing Team members. COVID-19 remains a priority for many legal bloggers as they continue to manage everything from changing travel restrictions to new local orders and unvaccinated employees. We also have articles on […]

Travel restrictions

End of NIEs near – Biden’s Covid team announces travel restrictions will be lifted in November

News sources report that on September 20, Jeff Zients, the White House Covid Response Coordinator, announced an easing of restrictions on direct entry to the United States by fully vaccinated international travelers. Few details are available at the time of writing. The following FAQs address some of the initial questions that might arise as a […]

Travel restrictions

Relaxation of UK and US travel restrictions comes at best possible time for UAE airlines

Revising UK names on travel from UAE will ensure a busy fourth quarter for UAE airlines. In addition, there is also assistance from the United States. Image Credit: Bloomberg Dubai: As expected, airline bookings to the UK immediately increased after Britain announced further easing of restrictions for travelers from the UAE. “We will be accepting […]

Travel restrictions

White House plan to remove COVID-19 travel restrictions

Related practices and jurisdictions Wednesday September 22, 2021 The White House announced on September 20, 2021 that from “early November” 2021, the Biden administration would remove restrictions on international travelers seeking to travel to the United States, provided they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This policy change will apply to all international travelers, including those […]

Business travel

US to open to foreign visitors vaccinated in November

The United States will lift travel restrictions on vaccinated visitors from Europe and the rest of the world over the next two months, a White House spokesperson said on Monday. The Biden administration plans to implement “strict protocols” in early November to prevent the spread of Covid-19, which will include a requirement for all adult […]

Business travel

Hopes of a business travel boost fade for U.S. airlines as September bump fails to materialize

As predictable as the fall leaves, business air travel is expected to be in full swing this month, providing U.S. airlines with a reliable revenue bridge between late summer and early flight season. vacation. With the continuing resurgence of COVID-19 cases and concerns about the delta variant, however, that revenue stream does not materialize, with […]

Travel restrictions

Update on travel restrictions for South Africa

Germany has removed South Africa from its list of high-risk countries, offering travelers an alternative route to the European Union (EU) Schengen area. In a notice published on Sunday, September 19, the German federal government announced that 14 countries had been removed from the list, which are no longer subject to strict entry requirements. However, […]

Travel restrictions

Cathay Pacific lowers fourth quarter capacity forecast as travel restrictions persist

A Cathay Pacific jet is seen in front of the air traffic control tower at Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong, China October 24, 2020. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Plans to fly 13% of passenger capacity before pandemic Had hoped to increase capacity to 30% of pre-COVID levels Passenger numbers were 95.3% […]

Travel restrictions

Japan struggles to ease travel restrictions for vaccinated people

TOKYO – Japan has so far refused to ease its request for a 14-day quarantine for travelers from overseas even as other major economies decide to drop these requirements for those vaccinated. Following a request from main business lobby Keidanren this month, Tokyo signaled its intention to gradually ease restrictions. He plans to shorten the […]

Travel restrictions

U.S. lawmakers push Biden to lift Canada travel restrictions

Four U.S. Senators on Friday called on President Joe Biden to lift restrictions that have barred Canadians from crossing the northern U.S. border since March 2020. Democratic Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire, Jon Tester of Montana and the independent Angus King of Maine have asked Biden to allow Canadians vaccinated against […]

Business travel

Consumer demand for the plane grows but business travel lags: Business Traveler USA

Air travel on the rise, survey finds, but rising COVID-19 cases and vaccination issues are major headwinds Consumer demand for air travel continues to strengthen, with 70% of consumers saying they have already booked flights for the future, according to a recent OAG survey. As a result, US domestic capacity from June to August of […]

Travel agencies

Langkawi: Travel agencies allowed to operate without registering with CIMS

PUTRAJAYA (September 11): Travel agencies are allowed to operate with immediate effect, without having to register with the Covid-19 intelligent management system (CIMS), the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture said , Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri. She said the issue decided on yesterday at the Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri […]

Travel restrictions

UAE Lifts Travel Restrictions For Residents Of India And 14 Other Countries | World news

It also allowed residents of Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Namibia, Zambia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Liberia, from South Africa, Nigeria and Afghanistan to travel to the United Arab Emirates from September 12. Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi UPDATED SEPTEMBER 10, 2021 5:56 […]

Travel agencies

Langkawi: Travel Agencies Allowed To Operate Immediately Without Registering With CIMS, Says Tourism Minister | Malaysia

Yesterday, the government announced that fully vaccinated domestic tourists from across the country, except those residing in areas subject to the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO), would be allowed to visit Langkawi from the 16th. September. – Photo by KE Ooi PUTRAJAYA, September 10 – Travel agencies are allowed to operate with immediate effect, without […]

Travel agencies

UAE travel agencies await official green light for issuance of tourist visas

They will be back soon – but with masks. The demand for tourist visas for the United Arab Emirates begins to increase well before the opening date of the Expo. Image Credit: Dubai: Outside of India, tourist visa applications from Lebanon and Jordan have increased dramatically since the United Arab Emirates opened them to all […]

Travel destinations

Cars.com Finds Delta Variant Impacting Labor Day Travel Destinations and Flight Plans with More Than One in Five Travelers Canceling Flights in Favor of Driving

CHICAGO, 25 August 2021 / PRNewswire / – Even with the delta variant increasing cases of COVID-19 across the country, Americans remain committed to getting out this coming Labor Day weekend 2021. Sixty percent of Americans plan to travel, in 17% increase over the same time last year, according to a national survey of Cars.comMT […]

Travel destinations

Cars.com Finds Delta Variant Impacts Labor Day Travel Destinations and Flight Plans With More Than One in Five Travelers Canceling Flights in Favor of Driving

Almost one in four travelers changes destination; 87% of travelers take the road CHICAGO, 25 August 2021 / PRNewswire / – Even with the delta variant increasing cases of COVID-19 across the country, Americans remain committed to getting out this upcoming Labor Day weekend 2021. Sixty percent of Americans plan to travel, in 17% increase […]

Travel destinations

Google reveals the most searched travel destinations by Canadians

Google Canada has revealed the country’s most searched destinations for travel, both internationally and nationally. The pandemic has served as an anchor for people accustomed to frequent travel, but with the lifting of restrictions, interest in travel is increasing. “As vaccinations continue to rise across the country and government travel restrictions for fully vaccinated Canadians […]

Travel destinations

16 Travel Destinations Added To ‘Very High’ COVID-19 Travel Risk List

WASHINGTON – The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added 16 additional travel destinations around the world that the agency says pose a “very high” COVID-19 risk. Above all, the health agency asks that all travelers be fully vaccinated before even considering international travel. On Monday, the CDC added the following destinations […]

Travel agencies

Travel agencies struggle to survive amid protracted pandemic

This photo, taken on July 20, 2021, shows an empty departure terminal at Incheon International Airport, South Korea’s main gateway, west of Seoul. (Yonhap) SEOUL, July 30 (Korea Bizwire) – For Kwon Ji-young, a 41-year-old office worker, traveling abroad is an annual ritual that allows her to take a complete break from the heavy workload […]

Travel destinations

All European travel destinations banning UK visitors over Covid rate fears

British holidaymakers have expressed concern over the traffic light system that puts overseas countries in green, orange or red destinations. Fully vaccinated passengers can now skip the 10-day quarantine rule on their return to the UK if they return from Amber List destinations. This reflects the requirements of Green List resorts with regulations stating that […]

Travel destinations

Tropical travel destinations reopen, local experts give COVID-19 advice

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – With vaccinations increasing and tropical travel destinations reopening, it seems like now is the perfect time to take a family vacation or book a getaway. According to the Springfield-Greene County Department of Health, there have been groundbreaking cases where vaccinated people test positive for COVID-19. “The vaccine is not 100% effective, […]