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    Is It Safe to Travel Now? Worry-Free Vacations With Firebird Tours

    The post Is It Safe to Travel Now? Worry-Free Vacations With Firebird Tours appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. It’s been a while since the COVID-19 pandemic first shook the world with its unbelievable speed. Once it arrived, nothing seemed to stop its progress. Fast-forward one year, and today vaccination and other safety requirements are in place and we can plan our vacations again! But is it safe for us to travel again? In this article, we will try to answer all of the burning questions related to traveling. Is it safe to start traveling again? Are you wondering if you can finally visit your dream destination?…

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    EU adds US to safe travel list

    The post EU adds US to safe travel list appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. European Union governments in a meeting in Brussels have agreed to add the United States to their list of countries from which they will allow non-essential travel, EU diplomats said. Ambassadors from the EU’s 27 countries approved the addition of the United States and five other countries at a meeting on 16 June, with the change to take effect in the coming days. The ban on non-essential travel for American tourists is expected to be lifted on 18 June, just in time for the summer travel season and more than a year…

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    How Dubai is keeping tourists safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

    The post How Dubai is keeping tourists safe during the COVID-19 pandemic appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Dubai has received global recognition for protecting travellers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Marcelo Risi, head of the communications department of UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) stated that Dubai merits recognition for effectively attempting to keep both tourist and tourist workers safe as much as possible. “It has created a good example of cooperation between government and business. Such cooperation is more essential than ever, and UNWTO is pleased to see Dubai and many other destinations around the world promoting collaboration and solidarity to support our sector and restart tourism,”…

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    How tech can augment safety, staff efficiency and guest satisfaction for safe experiences

    The post How tech can augment safety, staff efficiency and guest satisfaction for safe experiences appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. David Millili, CEO of Angie Hospitality talks about creating personalised guest journey with limited staff touch points. The pandemic has thrown digital transformation into overdrive for hotels around the world. With distance and limited interactions required for safe experiences, how can hotels adopt technology to assist stretched staff and boost efficiency, while at the same time making guests feel welcome? Considering 90% of guests prefer to use a mobile app to manage their stays and avoid interacting with other people, it’s critical that hotels leverage minimal-to-no-touch…

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    How is Dubai promoting itself as a safe destination

    The post How is Dubai promoting itself as a safe destination appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has provided a positive outlook of the industry at a meeting with partners and highlighted the robust new safety measures deployed across sectors and new initiatives taken to further enhance the city’s position as a safe destination for global travellers. Given the strong momentum created by a second-half rebound in 2020, the meeting also explored ways of building on the gains during 2021, a landmark year that will feature the UAE’s 50th-anniversary celebrations and the region’s first World Expo hosted by…