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    Phase 1 reopening: Mauritius is now open for international travellers

    The post Phase 1 reopening: Mauritius is now open for international travellers appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Mauritius has announced Phase 1 of reopening of its borders, which runs from 15 July until 30 September 2021, allowing vaccinated guests to stay in one of 14 chosen ‘resort bubbles’. Holidaymakers will be able to enjoy facilities within their chosen hotel including the swimming pool and beach. If guests stay for 14 days and have negative PCR tests during their stay in the resort, they will then be able to leave the hotel and travel around the island freely for the rest of their stay, exploring the island’s…

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    Hotelmize inks pact with Qtech to revolutionise hospitality sector with new-age software solutions

    The post Hotelmize inks pact with Qtech to revolutionise hospitality sector with new-age software solutions appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Due to the adverse effects of the global pandemic on the tourism industry, accommodation providers have spent the downtime looking to improve their service for the expected post- corona tourism boom. One of the ways that hospitality specialists have sought to accommodate this upcoming trend in tourism is by implementing modern technology solutions. It becomes apparent when you look into ambitious partnerships such as Hotelmize, big data booking solutions, and Qtech Software, industry-leading travel technology provider. With this partnership, Hotelmize will now integrate its big data…

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    FlixBus expands in the UK with 60 domestic new routes, unveils first trip to Scotland

    The post FlixBus expands in the UK with 60 domestic new routes, unveils first trip to Scotland appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. FlixBus, the UK’s fastest-growing and most innovative intercity-coach provider, is expanding yet again. After successfully re-launching a domestic network in April 2021 and a first expansion mid-May, the overall demand for travel is growing and more people across the UK are longing to travel in the bright green coaches. From 15 July, the company has expanded its service to 10 new UK-destinations, including its first two stops in Scotland and other popular domestic holiday destinations. Andreas Schorling, managing director in FlixBus UK said: “We’ve…

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    Kerala unveils mass vaccination drive for tourism sector

    The post Kerala unveils mass vaccination drive for tourism sector appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The Kerala government has launched a mass drive to make the tourism destinations in the state ‘complete vaccinated zones’ by giving jabs to everyone working in the sector. The objective is to rejuvenate the shattered holiday industry which has suffered a severe blow due to the pandemic situation. Tourism and public works minister P A Mohammed Riyas inaugurated via online the first phase of the COVID-19 vaccination campaign in the tourism sector at Vythiri in northern Wayanad district, a sought after holiday destination. The state-wide drive was being carried out with…

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    Emirates predicts another busy weekend ahead as traveller numbers peak since pandemic times

    The post Emirates predicts another busy weekend ahead as traveller numbers peak since pandemic times appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Emirates is expecting high passenger volumes to pass through Terminal 3 at Dubai International this weekend, 16-17 July, as traveller numbers reach among their highest levels since the pandemic began. With added safety measures and COVID-19 travel requirement checks in place, travellers may encounter longer than expected waiting times at Emirates check-in counters. Customers starting their journey from Dubai are encouraged to physically check-in & drop their bags early to avoid long wait times. Fliers can check-in for their flights up to 24 hours before departure,…