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14 September 2021

Brussels Airport tests use of drones to chase away birds from runways

Brussels Airport and skeyes continue to explore the possible uses of drones for bird control at the airport. To that effect, the airport has been conducting […]
14 September 2021

Cuba to start welcoming international tourists in November

From November 15th, Cuba will gradually reopen its borders to tourists and without requiring PCR tests upon arrival. Despite an increase in Covid-19 cases, Cuba plans […]
14 September 2021

White House unveils plan to reduce 20% aviation emissions by 2030

The Biden administration has declared its aim to curb 20% aviation emissions by 2030 to make the US a carbon-neutral country by 2050. Global aviation is […]
14 September 2021

What’s in a label?

The travel and tourism industry has generated a plethora of labels and certification schemes as businesses and destinations seek market advantage. Greenwashing is rife in the […]
13 September 2021

UK scraps plan to introduce vaccine passport

On Sunday September 12th, the government of Boris Johnson’s confirmed that its plan to impose the use Covid passports in nightclubs and other entertainment venues will […]
13 September 2021

Braga on the run-up to become the 2027 European Capital of Culture

Braga is one of the Portuguese candidates to become the European Capital of Culture in 2027. The announcement was made in November of 2020, where Braga’s […]
13 September 2021

Emirates’ Brussels-Dubai route shows positive signs despite Covid-19

Despite the pandemic, Belgian managing authorities of Emirates airline declared that the Brussels-Dubai route operated by the carrier has been very profitable since last winter. In […]
10 September 2021

Denmark becomes the first EU country to drop Covid-19 measures

Thanks to the success of the vaccination campaign, Denmark is the first EU country to lift all coronavirus restrictions and to completely go back to pre-pandemic […]
10 September 2021

EU to remove Japan and 5 other countries of its safe travel list

Japan, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Brunei, and Serbia will be removed of the EU safe travel list. Following a review under the recommendation on the gradual lifting […]
9 September 2021

Lufthansa improves short and medium-haul travel experience with innovative cabin

A new modern Lufthansa Cabin called the first Airbus 321neo will change the way we experience travel. It was used for the first time last September […]
9 September 2021

United Airlines extends expiration date for flight credits until December 2022

United Airlines has extended the time available for its customers to redeem flight credits on tickets purchased between May 1, 2019 and December 31, 2021. While […]
9 September 2021

First railway bridge linking Russia and China has been completed

A joint venture between China and Russia has completed the construction of the first railway bridge linking the two countries. The 7.19-kilometer bridge, whose construction began […]
9 September 2021

Meet the 70-year old Indian woman who has been to 66 countries

At the age of 70, Sudha Mahalingam has spent most of her life traveling the world. Originally from India, Mahalingam told CNN that she has never […]
8 September 2021

Did you know it’s now possible to camp in a church?

This year many people in the UK have found an unusual way to spend their holidays locally: camping in a church. Given that local destinations have […]
8 September 2021

Meet the flight attendant who saw the pandemic as an opportunity to become a pilot

Jordan Milano Hazrati is not someone who gives up easily. The pandemic shook her professional life but she was able to see the crisis as an […]
8 September 2021

Curaçao is welcoming international tourists again

Following the opening to tourism of countries such as Iceland, Belize or Seychelles, Curaçao has announced that it will allow the entry of international travelers, regardless […]
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