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    High hopes for Sri Lanka reopening on January 21

    The post High hopes for Sri Lanka reopening on January 21 appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. All systems go for Sri Lanka reopening for foreign travellers on January 21. Tourism Minister Prasanna Ranatunga said that all the needed arrangements for the reopening have been finalised following strict health guidelines. Sri Lanka conducted a pilot project of reopening the country for tourists from 26 December 2020 onwards welcoming 1500 Ukrainian tourists. The pilot project reportedly brought a revenue of LKR420 million (USD2.2 million). All steps have also been taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19 from tourists to locals and vice versa. Some of the health guidelines…

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    Europeans pin hopes on summer vacations to beat lockdown fatigue

    The post Europeans pin hopes on summer vacations to beat lockdown fatigue appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. European travellers are looking forward to travelling with 54% of respondents planning to travel within the next six months either domestically or to another European country, according to the latest report “Monitoring Sentiment for Domestic and Intra-European Travel – Wave 5” published by the European Travel Commission (ETC). This monthly report provides up-to-date information on the impact of COVID-19 on Europeans’ travel plans and preferences regarding types of destinations and experiences, holiday periods and anxieties related to travel in the coming months. The report features data collected in January…