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Breaking Travel News interview: Arvind Bundhun, director, Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority | Focus

Breaking Travel News interview: Arvind Bundhun, director, Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority | Focus

The paradise island of Mauritius has been taking a cautious approach to the reanimation of the tourism sector in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak. While life has somewhat returned to normal for citizens, with shops, schools and bars reopening, borders remain closed to international travellers. Prime minister, Pravind Jugnauth, is expected to confirm when […]

Breaking Travel News agenda: Resilience Council summit to return | News

Breaking Travel News agenda: Resilience Council summit to return | News

Following the success of the first virtual Resilience Council summit, it has been announced that a second summit will take place on July 8th. In partnership with Jacobs Media Group and Finn Partners, the Global Travel & Tourism Resilience Council virtual destination summit will look at how destinations around the world are dealing with the […]

England publishes quarantine-free travel list | News

England publishes quarantine-free travel list | News

Passengers arriving from certain destinations will no longer need to self-isolate when arriving in England transport secretary, Grant Shapps, has confirmed. A full list of countries has now been published, including popular destinations Spain, Germany, France and Greece. Ireland is already exempt as part of the common travel area, as are the Channel Islands and […]

WTTC gives cautious welcome to quarantine-free travel | News

WTTC gives cautious welcome to quarantine-free travel | News

World Travel & Tourism Council president Gloria Guevara has welcomed a decision to remove quarantine requirements for travellers entering England from a number of countries. Transport secretary Grant Shapps released the list of destinations earlier, with France, German, Spain and Greece among those considered safe. In response, Guevara said: “WTTC cautiously welcomes the government’s decision […]

Breaking Travel News investigates: Conferences, exhibitions and online events | Focus

Breaking Travel News investigates: Conferences, exhibitions and online events | Focus

As governments around the world begin to ease the handbrake on travel restrictions, many tourism and hospitality organisations have been offered a glimmer of hope during what is emerging as the industry’s toughest ever year. Yet all travel companies worldwide continue to face a landscape that is shifting by the hour. The list of air […]

Breaking Travel News investigates: Ventus at Marina El Cid Spa & Beach Resort | Focus

Breaking Travel News investigates: Ventus at Marina El Cid Spa & Beach Resort | Focus

As El Cid Resorts prepares to reopen its properties in Mexico following the Covid-19 outbreak, Mark Hakansson visits Ventus at Marina El Cid Spa & Beach Resort to discover more about this one-of-a-kind destination The word ventus originates from the Latin for wind, and as you look out at the breeze skipping over the Caribbean […]

US Travel Association critical of European ban | News

US Travel Association critical of European ban | News

The United States Travel Association has reacted angrily to suggestions American holidaymakers will be barred from Europe as the region reopens to tourism. Reports indicate the European Union is ready to ban most travellers from the United States, Russia and dozens of other countries considered too risky in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak. Officials […]

Travel Corporation introduces wellbeing director roll | News

Travel Corporation introduces wellbeing director roll | News

The Travel Corporation (TTC) has announced a new initiative, adding to its comprehensive, new wellbeing and hygiene measures for every guest and team member. Fully appreciating clients’ understandable concerns in this new post Covid-19 world of travelling, the company is investing in a newly conceived, dedicated wellbeing director position who will be present on every […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Flavia Santoro Trujillo, president, ProColombia | Focus

Breaking Travel News interview: Flavia Santoro Trujillo, president, ProColombia | Focus

Through her role as president of ProColombia, Flavia Santoro Trujillo is committed to promoting tourism and foreign direct investment in the country, as well as strengthening international ties that bring the South American destination closer to new business opportunities. As the country seeks to remerge from the coronavirus pandemic, Trujillo here explains to Breaking Travel […]

Travel Corporation brands release 2021 UK and Europe itineraries | News

Travel Corporation brands release 2021 UK and Europe itineraries | News

In response to consumer and travel agent demand for 2021 holidays, the Travel Corporation’s guided holiday brands have released a selection of their most popular Europe and Britain departures for sale. Trafalgar, Costsaver, Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold are all participating. This is the first time the brands have released holidays for the following year […]

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