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    Roman holidays, ain’t no more! Holidays to Italy shown the red card by half of UK holidaymakers

    The post Roman holidays, ain’t no more! Holidays to Italy shown the red card by half of UK holidaymakers appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The latest research by Butter, the UK’s only Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) travel agency, has revealed that 53% of Brits would be unlikely to opt for Italy as a holiday destination after the Euro final heartbreak the Italian national team delivered on recently. It’s been a whirlwind of emotions from the opening victory against Croatia, the historic win over Germany, the thumping of Ukraine, the extra-time winner against Denmark and its heartbreaking loss on penalties. While it will certainly be too…

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    What it’s like to be stranded in the Maldives after Qatar placed on ‘red list’

    With just a few days’ notice, it was announced that major Middle Eastern hub Qatar would be placed on the UK government’s ‘red list’ at 4am on Friday March 19. Currently on assignment in the Maldives, Olivia Palamountain was scheduled to transit through Doha airport in Qatar after this deadline, to face compulsory airport hotel quarantine. The only sensible answer to swerving Covid prison? Extend her stay in paradise. As Covid has captured travel and grounded global free movement, I’ve been on the journalistic front line, reporting news, views and trends on the fiasco in real time, as they unfold. So while I guess it’s fair to say I know…

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    Heathrow Airport reopens terminal 3 for red list arrivals

    The post Heathrow Airport reopens terminal 3 for red list arrivals appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. London’s Heathrow Airport has reopened Terminal 3 as a dedicated facility for all arrivals from red list countries into the UK. Hotel quarantine for arrivals from the most vulnerable destinations has been required for nearly four months, and there had been concerns of passengers mixing in queues during immigration. At present, there are 43 countries on the red list but direct flights are permitted from only a few of them, including India. Only British and Irish nationals or UK residents are allowed to travel from countries on the list. Anyone…

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    Amsterdam red light district to be moved from the city centre

    The post Amsterdam red light district to be moved from the city centre appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. It is very likely that you have heard about this neighbourhood and to be frank, everything you have heard is probably true. From brothels to sex shops to museums, the Amsterdam Red Light District has it all.  But the city’s mayor has put forward a widely supported proposal by the different political parties to move the notorious to the outskirts of town in an effort to help legal sex workers avoid ridicule from tourists. lawmakers said in a report. Brothel windows will be shuttered in the bustling De…

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    Kajal Aggarwal stuns in red, shares pics from Maldives honeymoon, husband Gautam ‘grateful for being able to travel again’ | Entertainment News

    Actor Kajal Aggarwal and her interior designer husband Gautam Kitchlu are honeymooning in Maldives. Kajal and Gautam have shared pictures from the holiday destination as they travel safely amid the coronavirus pandemic. Kajal shared pictures of herself and Gautam as they posed against the bright blue ocean. She was seen in a red dress and a hat while Gautam was seen in a white T-shirt and brown shorts. She also shared pictures of her bag and slippers, calling them her ‘beach essentials’.       For one picture, Gautam posed in between the water villas built over the ocean, a trademark of luxurious Maldives hotels. He was seen in a…