Covid-19


4 January 2021

More than 37,000 travelers returned to Belgium from a Red Zone area this weekend

According to figures released by the Federal Health Minister Frank Vandenbroucke, more than 40,000 people returned to Belgium this weekend from a stay of more than […]
4 January 2021

When will “normal travel” resume? [Opinion Poll]

In 2020, millions of people missed chances to explore different places and embrace different cultures and customs. The world lost out on opportunities for tourism to […]
31 December 2020

Impact of Covid-19 on expats: testimonials from around the world

Expats have been affected by the pandemic whether they were already abroad, about to move to another country or travelling around the world. The closure of […]
31 December 2020

Stricter rules in Belgium: Compulsory quarantine and test after a stay in a red zone

Travel rules and measures have been tightened in Belgium to try to control the continued spread of the new variant of Covid-19. Testing capacity will be […]
31 December 2020

Dubai commences Covid-19 vaccination campaign

Dubai announced on December 30th that it has commenced its COVID-19 vaccination campaign. The campaign will see the Dubai Health Authority providing the Pfizer- BioNTech vaccination, […]
30 December 2020

Top 5 markets which are most likely to travel in the next 6 months

“Monitoring Sentiment for Domestic and Intra-European Travel” is a project co-founded by the European Union, which gauges the sentiment, drivers and behaviors for domestic and intra-European […]
30 December 2020

You may need a “new passport” if you want to travel after the pandemic

It was just over a year ago that the first coronavirus cases were detected in Wuhan, China. Since then, the new coronavirus has become a pandemic and […]
30 December 2020

Hundreds of British tourists escape quarantine in Swiss ski resort

Hundreds of British tourists forced into quarantine in the Swiss ski resort of Verbier fled in the night rather than seeing their holidays go downhill. According […]
29 December 2020

Brexit: How will traveling in Europe look after 1 January 2021?

The rules for traveling between the UK and European Union countries will change on the 1st of January 2021. Here are some of the most important […]
28 December 2020

Tourism looks forward with determination to 2021

In 2020, millions of people missed chances to explore different places and embrace different cultures and customs. The world lost out on opportunities for tourism to […]
28 December 2020

Covid-19: UK travelers will need a negative test to enter the US

The US will require airline passengers from the UK to get a negative Covid-19 test before their flight, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, […]
28 December 2020

European Commission urges EU Member States to abolish UK travel ban

According to EU Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders, “Blanket travel bans should not prevent thousands of EU and UK citizens from returning to their homes.” He […]
24 December 2020

Christmas in 2020: Bethlehem’s Inns Are Empty

This year thousands of international pilgrims are missing in Bethlehem. Year after year, they visit the ancient town in Palestine to celebrate Christmas. In 2020, however, […]
24 December 2020

EU Transport Commissioner blames France for UK truck turmoil in Kent

On Wednesday, EU Transport Commissioner Adina Valean criticized France for blocking the entrance of truck drivers returning from Britain, causing a chaos of around 10,000 truck […]
24 December 2020

WHO urges people to wear masks during Christmas family gatherings

The World Health Organization in Europe has warned of a “further resurgence” of Covid-19 in early 2021, as it urged families to wear face masks during […]
21 December 2020

Tourism back to 1990 levels as arrivals fall by more than 70%

International arrivals fell by 72% over the first ten months of 2020, with restrictions on travel, low consumer confidence and a global struggle to contain the […]
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