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    Germany’s ‘Feel Good’ campaign boosts sustainable travel

    The post Germany’s ‘Feel Good’ campaign boosts sustainable travel appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The COVID-19 pandemic has made travellers around the world even more concerned about sustainability. Unspoilt nature, careful use of resources and a focus on wellbeing are gaining in importance. The German National Tourist Board (GNTB) is picking up on this trend and expanding the scope of its ‘Feel Good’ campaign in 2021. The GNTB is promoting Destination Germany’s wide range of sustainable tourism offerings. The ‘Feel Good’ initiative illustrates the various sustainable tourism offerings across the country, while providing guidelines on how to still visit the natural landscapes, urban attractions, and historical…

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    Canada reopens to fully vaccinated US travellers from 9 Aug and to rest of world from 7 Sept

    The post Canada reopens to fully vaccinated US travellers from 9 Aug and to rest of world from 7 Sept appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Canada has announced it will allow fully vaccinated US citizens into Canada on 9 August and those from the rest of the world from 7 September. The 14-day quarantine requirement will be waived as of 9 August for eligible travellers who are currently residing in the US and have received a full course of a COVID-19 vaccine approved for use in Canada. Canadian officials also announced that children who aren’t vaccinated but are travelling with vaccinated parents won’t have to quarantine,…

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    Airlines in India will bounce back to 80% pre-Covid capacity this year, predicts Morgan Stanley

    The post Airlines in India will bounce back to 80% pre-Covid capacity this year, predicts Morgan Stanley appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Indian aviation industry will bounce back to 80% of pre-Covid capacity during October-December 2021 period as about 9.2 crore domestic passengers are expected to take to the skies during financial year (FY22) and 14.4 crore during FY23. This was revealed by Morgan Stanley Research in its recent report on the aviation sector. “Overall, we estimate 9.2 crore domestic passengers in India in FY22 against 14.1 crore in FY20,” the report said, assuming that there is no further impact from the pandemic. Air traffic picked…

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    Roman holidays, ain’t no more! Holidays to Italy shown the red card by half of UK holidaymakers

    The post Roman holidays, ain’t no more! Holidays to Italy shown the red card by half of UK holidaymakers appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The latest research by Butter, the UK’s only Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) travel agency, has revealed that 53% of Brits would be unlikely to opt for Italy as a holiday destination after the Euro final heartbreak the Italian national team delivered on recently. It’s been a whirlwind of emotions from the opening victory against Croatia, the historic win over Germany, the thumping of Ukraine, the extra-time winner against Denmark and its heartbreaking loss on penalties. While it will certainly be too…

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    Fake vaccine passports threaten travel recovery

    The post Fake vaccine passports threaten travel recovery appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. As quarantine-free travel in the UK has resumed for fully vaccinated passengers returning from amber list countries including Europe, the problem with fake vaccine passports is once again in the spotlight. Just as the mantra “no one is safe until everyone is safe” is being promoted to foster global collaboration through vaccinations a long-lasting solution to this problem will need to involve collaboration between governments, law enforcement organisations, online marketplaces and the media. The rise in popularity of counterfeit products has been fuelled by the accessibility and sophistication of the online marketplace, with…