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    OYO adds Covid positive quarantine and isolation facilities next door

    The post OYO adds Covid positive quarantine and isolation facilities next door appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. In the wake of the second wave of the pandemic, there is a dire need to build capacity and support the health care system with existing infrastructure. Extending its support to India’s healthcare system and in interest of the general public, OYO has also rolled out a feature on the OYO app, wherein users can now book their quarantine stay through the app itself. Last year, to support the nation’s efforts to break the chain and flatten the curve of the virus, OYO Care tied up with several hospitals,…

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    Islands of Guernsey to remove testing and isolation rules

    The post Islands of Guernsey to remove testing and isolation rules appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The islands of Guernsey (including Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm) are preparing to remove all testing and isolation requirements for UK and British Isle visitors from 1 July 2021. Changes to the islands’ travel restrictions have been made after swift progress on the vaccine rollout has continued across the islands as well as across the UK. All of Guernsey’s adult population is expected to have received their first dose of vaccination by 1 July, with the most vulnerable completely vaccinated by this date. A traffic light system will be introduced,…

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    Agoda unveils COVID-19 isolation stay options throughout India

    The post Agoda unveils COVID-19 isolation stay options throughout India appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. International digital travel platform Agoda has leveraged its technology expertise to help people in India easily search and find quarantine or alternative stay options during this latest phase of the pandemic. It has created two distinct new channels for the public to source COVID-19 quarantine stays as a means to help Indians cut through the information clutter and quickly find a place to stay. In the first channel (https://www.agoda.com/travel-guides/India/isolation-hotels-in-india-covid-19-safe-hotels-quarantine), Agoda has curated a list of hotels from its accommodation partner network that are providing “hospi-tel” services, that is, accepting Covid-19 positive…

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    UK risks increasing isolation if it continues to keep doors closed to international travel: WTTC

    The post UK risks increasing isolation if it continues to keep doors closed to international travel: WTTC appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The UK risks becoming increasingly isolated if it continues to keep the doors closed to significant international travel, says the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The warning from WTTC, which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, comes as figures reveal that forward bookings for international flights are lagging far behind the increased capacity generated by extra flights scheduled. Airlines have dramatically increased flights to popular holiday destinations – many of which are still on the government’s ‘amber list’ – in anticipation…