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    Escape the Everyday! VisitEngland ramps up campaign to boost domestic breaks

    The post Escape the Everyday! VisitEngland ramps up campaign to boost domestic breaks appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. VisitEngland in partnership with the tourism organisations of London, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales is stepping up its UK-wide ‘Escape the Everyday’ campaign to drive domestic day trips and overnight breaks as the summer holidays begin. The ‘Escape The Everyday’ campaign, first launched in September 2020, highlights the quality destinations, visitor attractions and experiences on offer across the UK to build back demand for domestic breaks and boost consumer confidence as restrictions lift. The summer campaign ‘Escape the Everyday – Enjoy the UK this Summer’ has a focus…

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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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    Escape to Niseko for the coolest summer holiday

    The post Escape to Niseko for the coolest summer holiday appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Views of Mt. Yotei (1898m) from the peak of Mt. Annupuri (1300m) Japan-based travellers will experience its “green season” this summer in Niseko. Without international visitors this summer, there are great deals on accommodations, activities, and restaurants/bars. Niseko’s summer is ripe for all sorts of fresh gourmet food experiences and outdoor activities. Visitors this summer can also be among the first to try Hokkaido’s biggest tree-trekking course which has just opened at Niseko’s Hanazono Resort. Niseko Tourism marketing director Acme Wu says Niseko makes the perfect base to stay and explore…

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    Maldives is the new Goa as Indians flock islands to holiday & escape pandemic

    Tourists at the Maldives (Representational Image) | Pixabay Text Size: A- A+ Mumbai: Indians are jetting off to the Maldives in ever greater numbers to escape the coronavirus pandemic. Visitors from the South Asian nation to the sandy paradise known for its clear water and white beaches jumped 50% to just over 44,000 in the first two months of the year versus 2020, figures from the island nation’s ministry of tourism show. Arrivals from China, Japan and South Korea were down around 98%. Tourists from India also made up 23.3% of the total in the two months, the most from any single country. India reached a grim…

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    Escape to Baguio for some summer chills

    The post Escape to Baguio for some summer chills appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The pine-scented atmosphere, cool weather and the perfect temperature to let your hair down, Baguio is the ideal getaway to escape the summer heat in the Philippines because of its proximity to Manila. The country’s summer capital is a frequent name on everyone’s list of favourite destinations in Northern Luzon. If you want to enjoy outdoor activities in the Philippines during the summer season without the sweltering heat, then Baguio is the place for you. From going on a cultural journey to the museums and villages to immersing yourself in all the…