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    ABTA – Travel Matters and Day of Action

    The post ABTA – Travel Matters and Day of Action appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Originally posted on BTN Website   This could be one of the most crucial weeks in the history of the British travel trade, not at all helped by Downing Street’s prevarication, and downright antagonism by the Scottish government. No date yet for a High Court hearing on the Manchester Airports Group (MAG) and Ryanair hearing but that may prove crucial. (See in this week’s BTN). Tuesday (22 June) sees the 11th “Travel Matters” gathering (on Zoom) the industry’s leading event for discussion on the key political and policy issues of the day. Under the…

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    Day trip to Batangas: 5 things to do

    The post Day trip to Batangas: 5 things to do appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. If you only have a few days to spend in the Philippines, don’t think that Manila is the only place you can explore. A day trip to Batangas is very hard to pass. For those living in Manila, Batangas is a household name whenever the topics of holiday or weekend destinations come up. The main draw really is its proximity to the metro, a mere three to four-hour drive to escape the hustle-and-bustle of the city. Leisure travel in Batangas is back! Travellers (with no age restriction) from areas under general…

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    8 most romantic locations in the UK for a Valentine’s Day trip

    The post 8 most romantic locations in the UK for a Valentine’s Day trip appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Catbells Lakeland Walk in the Lake District could be the most romantic place in the UK to propose, according to a new study. The region is one of the most popular stargazing spots in the UK and could be the perfect backdrop for loved-up couples in search of a romantic post-lockdown getaway. Motorhome and campervan rental platform, Camptoo, provide the ultimate romantic list for couples to check out post-lockdown: Catbells Lakeland Walk – Lake District The Catbells walk is rated as the most popular walk for loved-up…

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    Why International Women’s Day is particularly important this year

    The post Why International Women’s Day is particularly important this year appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. If there’s one upside to experiencing a major challenge or transformative event, it’s that these moments can highlight issues that were sitting on the backburner and provide an opportunity to rethink the status quo. With the entire world ground to a halt by COVID-19, the gender dynamics at home and at work have been thrown in the spotlight. Reports from UN Women and McKinsey & Company found that women were particularly hard hit by COVID-19. Women with families working in offices suddenly found themselves home-schooling and working from home, while…

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    Earth Day special: How Qatar is protecting vulnerable species, habitats and natural wonders

    The post Earth Day special: How Qatar is protecting vulnerable species, habitats and natural wonders appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. To mark Earth Day today on 22 April, Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) is celebrating the conservation of a favourite local aquatic mammal, the dugong, which is the subject of an upcoming exhibition at the National Museum of Qatar. Shining the spotlight on these gentle giants, QNTC is encouraging tourists to learn more about the dugong’s underwater world off the Arabian Gulf and the efforts to protect the vulnerable species and their habitat. Home to the second largest population of dugongs globally, Qatar’s continued efforts to…