Specifically, this project is designed to make it easy for travelers posing no health hazard to start flying all around the world even before the pandemic is completely controlled. And, at least for now, the good-to-go result will be based primarily on data on your COVID-19 situation.
Operators in the state’s 20 alpine and 30 cross-country ski destinations were feeling optimistic, despite a warm fall that had already pushed back some area’s opening days for lack of snow. Then Gov. Phil Scott announced newly tightened quarantine rules for anyone visiting the state.
As we’ve had to postpone our travels because of the pandemic, I believe a weekly dose of travel dreaming can be good medicine. Here’s one of my favorite European memories from Vienna — a reminder of the fun that awaits us at the other end of this crisis.
Chicago’s third-tallest skyscraper is getting a new name, just weeks before Vista Tower’s first residents move in. The project’s new moniker, The St. Regis Chicago, comes as the project’s developer brings aboard a new luxury hotel brand and one of Chicago’s best-known restaurant operators.
In Australia, the boss of Qantas, the country’s largest airline, said that once a coronavirus vaccine becomes widely available, his carrier will likely require passengers use it before they can travel abroad or land in Australia.
After a series of contentious meetings, the Montana Department of Fish Wildlife and Parks on Wednesday approved a series of measures to ease the effects of crowds on the Madison River, including a cap on the number of guided fishing and rafting trips, though critics say the changes will not do much.
United Airlines said Thursday that bookings had slowed and cancellations had risen in recent days because of the surge in virus cases. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged Americans to avoid holiday travel altogether, presenting the industry with its latest wrenching question: How dark can this winter get?
Airports, train stations and rest stops are places where people are at risk of being exposed to the virus and it can be difficult to stay six feet away from others, as health experts strongly recommend. At airports, for example, travelers must wait in security lines and gather at gates before boarding their planes.
Reserving a vacation rental with Airbnb or Vrbo may be a good way to minimize contact with others and enjoy a change of scenery. But every rental is different. You must read each listing carefully and ask your host lots of questions. Here are things to consider before you book.
As we’ve had to postpone our travels because of the pandemic, I believe a weekly dose of travel dreaming can be good medicine. Here’s one of my favorite European memories from the seat of a bike in Amsterdam — a reminder of the fun that awaits us at the other end of this crisis.
Southwest Airlines plans to lift coronavirus seat restrictions Dec. 1. But Delta says its seat-blocking policy helps to reassure customers and make them more comfortable about flying during the pandemic.
By Kelly Yamanouchi, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
For many tourists, no visit to New York is complete without a stop to pick up a T-shirt, cap or any other piece of memorabilia that celebrates the bustling, thriving global destination that the city is — or was, before the pandemic led to travel restrictions.