Corporate travel rebound signals first signs of recovery in decimated sector

Corporate travel is beginning to rebound as coronavirus restrictions ease in many parts of the world, signalling the first signs of recovery for an industry decimated by the pandemic. Hotels, airlines and travel companies all report a rise in corporate bookings over recent weeks as executives return to the road following months of virtual meetings … Read more

Royal Caribbean Now Requires Travel Insurance For Unvaccinated Passengers

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Share The Article Last Updated 2 mins ago Royal Caribbean cruises have set a list of restrictions on board their cruises for unvaccinated travelers this summer. After 16 months of being stationary, Royal Caribbean is offering cruises in the United States yet again. The company restarted North American cruise ships on June 12th, when they … Read more

Beware of an increase in travel scams during the summer

Kelvin Collins, president and CEO, Better Business Bureau serving the Fall Line Corridor.

As the rainy spring season gives way to the warmth of summer, many families are eagerly planning their summer travel adventures. According to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, the 16-week period between Memorial Day and Labor Day weekend has historically been one of the busiest for traveling domestically in the U.S. While the pandemic has … Read more

Travel baseball and other summer sports programs diverting athletes from American Legion baseball

Spectators take in an American Legion game between Ware and Butler, which is made p mostly of Mt. Abram players, and Charlie’s Family of Dealerships game last month at McGuire Field in Augusta. Joe Phelan/Kennebec Journal The 2021 American Legion baseball season is well underway and the teams that can field a full squad each … Read more

More People Want to Travel on Private Jets. General Dynamics Stock Looks Set to Rise on That Demand.

More People Want to Travel on Private Jets. General Dynamics Stock Looks Set to Rise on That Demand.

Text size The number of passengers going through TSA checkpoints in June was more than triple that of a year ago—but still 25% below 2019 Billy H.C. Kwok/Bloomberg Commercial air travel gets all the attention—but investors should start paying attention to private jets. Yes, it was a big week for the traditional airlines. United Airlines … Read more

Restrictions to Canada remain in place for all discretionary travel

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – It is important to note that travel restrictions remain in place for all foreign nationals, including U.S. citizens, seeking to travel to Canada for discretionary (non-essential) travel – such as tourism and recreation. Examples of non-essential travel include, but are not limited to: camping, hiking, social events, boating … Read more

An American in Greece: Travel to Europe is no easy feat this summer

(CNN) — What awaits American visitors to Europe this summer is a byzantine and constantly-changing array of Covid-related restrictions and registration requirements. It’s sort of like shifting mask mandates in the US, just with lots of paperwork and foreign languages thrown in. This is what I discovered on my Kafkaesque odyssey to Greece in June … Read more

Travel volume and gas prices soar for Fourth of July weekend

article LOS ANGELES – Travel experts predict travel volume for the Fourth of July holiday weekend will be closer to pre-pandemic levels as California’s latest gas tax hike goes into effect. The Automobile Club of Southern California projects more than 3.3 million Southern California residents will take trips over the holiday weekend, which is a … Read more

Covid-19 and Delta Variant News: Live Updates

Scotland supporters celebrating at the Euro 2020 soccer championship match between Scotland and England at Wembley Stadium in London on June 18.

Here’s what you need to know: Scotland supporters celebrating at the Euro 2020 soccer championship match between Scotland and England at Wembley Stadium in London on June 18.Credit…Carl Recine/Associated Press Crowds gathering in stadiums, pubs and bars to watch the European Championship soccer games have driven a rise in coronavirus cases across Europe, the World … Read more

MyLife and Travel + Leisure Partner to Create Mindful Travel Resource

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LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, July 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Meredith Corporation’s MyLife, a personalized mindfulness and emotional wellness app for kids and adults, and Travel + Leisure, the world’s most influential travel media brand, have teamed up for a new mindfulness series aimed at helping travelers get out and explore the world with ease. Launching in the MyLife app on July … Read more

Britain Working With EU Countries as Momentum Grows for Wider Travel Reopening | World News

Britain Working With EU Countries as Momentum Grows for Wider Travel Reopening | World News

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is working with countries across the European Union to encourage them to accept its fully vaccinated travellers, its business minister said on Thursday, as momentum builds for a fuller reopening of travel from the United Kingdom. Throughout May and June Britain has only permitted very limited quarantine-free travel, but the government … Read more

Experts project 46% increase in Fourth of July travel compared to COVID-stunted 2020

With California reopening after the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 3.3 million Southern Californians are expected to take trips over the Fourth of July  weekend, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California.

After a year of quarantine and canceled vacations, Hesperia resident Enrique Lopez and his family are “ready to hit the road” this Fourth of July weekend. “Because of work and COVID, our family missed out on Disneyland, a trip to Tennessee and a vacation to San Diego,” said Lopez, 39, a financial consultant who’s married with … Read more

Travel boom puts US on track for most unruly passengers ‘in history of aviation’

As the airline industry slowly recovers from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, some passengers are making the situation even more difficult. Travelers, newly-liberated from lockdowns, are bringing both luggage and bad attitudes on their trips out of town. As of June 29, there have been over 3,000 incidents of unruly passengers on planes, according … Read more

Travel Continues Its Bounceback with Record Demand for July

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As many Americans expect to travel during the Fourth of July weekend, Koddi, a leading travel advertising technology company, reports that U.S. digital demand has continued its climb to 2019 levels as the U.S. enters its historically busiest travel season as more travelers are looking to … Read more

California adds West Virginia to travel restriction list over transgender athlete law

California adds West Virginia to travel restriction list over transgender athlete law

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — California has added West Virginia and four other states to its list of places where publically-funded travel is restricted following recent legislation impacting the LGBTQ community. California Attorney General Rob Bonta on Monday announced the state will restrict support for traveling to Arkansas, Florida, Montana, North Dakota and West Virginia because of … Read more

COVID-19 Quarantine Travel Entry Rules for England in the UK

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The United Kingdom is operating a traffic light system for foreign travel, and what passengers must do upon arrival in England depends on where they have been in the 10 days before they arrive. This article focuses on the guidance for England. Separate guidance applies to Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. The quarantine rules differ depending … Read more

As Vaccinated Tourists Plan Trips Again, Adventure Travel Is Booming

Fagradalsfjall Volcano. March 19 2021

This summer, the first “zip biking” experience in the U.S. will arrive in Kauai, Hawai’i, where local operator Koloa Zipline challenges guests to strap in and zoom across harrowing heights on a bike.  Luxury hotels are also introducing spine-tingling height experiences of their own. Amangiri recently added the Cave Peak aerial stairway—a 120-step sky ladder … Read more

AMI tourism remains strong, international travel to open

AMI tourism remains strong, international travel to open – Anna Maria Island News AMI tourism remains strong, international travel to open – Anna Maria Island News We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy … Read more