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    Visiting Maldives in 2021: Here’s everything you need to know

    By Samridhi Bhardwaj After a long hiatus, when Maldives decided to open its border on July 15, 2020, the island country became a favourite holiday destination for Bollywood celebrities, as well as for travel enthusiasts from around the world. Comprising a total of 1,196 islands, of which only 200 are inhabited, the country offers unique geography, pristine white beaches, turquoise water, exotic resorts and immense scope for adventure activities. Thanks to the air travel bubble agreement now, Maldives presents the perfect destination for a travel-deprived soul. Gaurav Chawla, the director of Swan Tours, New Delhi, tells indianexpress.com: “Indians contributed to approximately 20-30 per cent of the tourists prior to the…

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    Maldives To Offer Jabs To Visiting Tourists

    The Maldives are offering vaccination to visiting tourists. getty There are few people who wouldn’t want to visit the Maldives, especially when most haven’t been far from their house in the past year. Now imagine getting vaccinated whilst on its sandy beaches, sipping a cocktail–the Maldives is offering just that. The island is currently open to all vaccinated tourists plus any other travelers who are in possession of a negative Covid-19 test result, taken not more than 3 days before arrival. And for this latter group, the archipelago has launched a new tourism campaign, called ‘3V,’ for ‘Visit, Vaccinate, Vacation.’ Once all local residents have been offered the chance to…

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    How to upsell South Australia to the visiting friends and family market

    The post How to upsell South Australia to the visiting friends and family market appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Fleurieu Peninsula, Benjamin Neville Friends and families around the globe who have been separated from loved ones in Australia are looking forward to the day they can hop on a plane and head over to spend time with them. For now, borders remain closed but many people are already starting to plan the big reunion trip, presenting an opportunity for you to upsell when making flight bookings. Clients will be looking to make memories and to treat themselves to special experiences, so here is a selection in…