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27 September 2021

Glasgow Declaration: an urgent global call for Tourism in climate action

The 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) will be held in Glasgow Scotland between 31 October and 12 November 2021. COP26 is meant to be an […]
27 September 2021

Emirates becomes first airline to roll-out Covid-19 travel pass across six continents

Emirates is the first airline to implement the International Air Transport Association’s IATA Travel Pass solution on six continents as it rolls out this digital health […]
27 September 2021

Australia plans to open its borders by Christmas

Australia’s tourism and trade minister, Dan Tehan, estimated that international borders would be open by Christmas and that the country will relax its travel restrictions before […]
24 September 2021

Meet the man who sailed alone around the world without a GPS

If there is anyone who knows the meaning of complete isolation it’s the Canadian sailor Bert ter Hart. He became the eighth person in the world […]
24 September 2021

5 coolest aircraft liveries in the world

Design has found many spaces to exist including the skies. Every aspect of human life, every surface could be susceptible to become the focus of a […]
24 September 2021

European Commission announces the 7 shortlist for the European Capital of Smart Tourism 2022

Europe has decided to recognize the achievements of some European cities in terms of the Smart Tourism initiatives they have undertaken. They are evaluated following four […]
23 September 2021

Europeans remain upbeat about travelling, despite Delta variant

Rising Covid-19 cases and the Delta variant might have been affecting Europe lately but travel sentiment among Europeans has remained high over the summer. Almost 70% […]
23 September 2021

British Airways operates first carbon-neutral passenger flight

On September 14th, British Airways flew a carbon neutral flight from London to Glasgow. The airline collaborated with Heathrow, air traffic service provider NATS, fuel giant […]
22 September 2021

Prihasto Setyanto: “We are leveraging our agriculture practices to be more competitive in the EU market”

A large country with a successful agricultural sector, Indonesia offers an array of food exports including coffee, various tropical fruits, rices, Tempeh products and spices to name […]
22 September 2021

Belgium’s Hallerbos becomes a natural reserve

Every spring in April, in Belgium, there is a part of heaven that blooms and shows all its splendor. The Hallerbos forest is one of the […]
22 September 2021

Why do consumers resist buying carbon offsets?

Last week I wrote about What’s in a label pointing to the greenwashing practised by so many and confusion caused by the plethora of claims. There […]
21 September 2021

Unvaccinated US travelers have to self-isolate upon arrival in France

On September 10th, the government of France issued a decree that removed the United States from the country’s “green” list, banning non-essential travel for unvaccinated travelers […]
21 September 2021

US to lift ban on EU travelers

On Monday September 20th, the White House announced that it will remove the travel ban on citizens of 33 countries, including all European Union countries and […]
21 September 2021

New Zealand: Maori party launches petition to change country’s name by 2026

Last Tuesday, the Indigenous political party of New Zealand (the Maori Party) launched a petition on its official website to change the name of the country […]
21 September 2021

This year Portugal should reach 50% of the tourism revenues achieved in 2019

On September 16th, the Portuguese Secretary of State for Tourism, Rita Marques, spoke on the sidelines of an international conference on the tourism sector in the […]
21 September 2021

Emirates to hire 3,000 cabin crew and 500 airport services staff

To support its foreseen increase in operations, Dubai airline Emirates has launched a global campaign to recruit 3,000 cabin crew and 500 airport services staff to […]
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