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    Holiday Hurrah! 25% more Brits plan to book summer escape as restrictions ease

    The post Holiday Hurrah! 25% more Brits plan to book summer escape as restrictions ease appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. A quarter of travellers (23%) will book an overseas holiday this summer, now that the self-isolation period for fully-vaccinated holidaymakers returning from amber destinations has been cut. The research by Holiday Extras, collated as rumours of the change started to circulate in June, has been released following the UK Government’s announcement, confirming that fully vaccinated holidaymakers will be able to return from amber list destinations without having to self-isolate. The change will make it easier for double vaccinated holidaymakers to visit countries including Greece, Spain, and…

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    Vaccines and digital solutions to ease travel restrictions

    The post Vaccines and digital solutions to ease travel restrictions appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The global vaccination rollout and increased adoption of digital solutions for safe travel should lead to a rise in international mobility over the weeks and months ahead, according to the latest data from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). According to the newest edition of the Travel Restrictions Report from the United Nations specialized agency for tourism, as of 1 June, 29% of all destinations worldwide have their borders completely closed to international tourism. Of these, more than half have been completely closed to tourists since May 2020 or longer, with the…