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New Flights To Cancun Announced From European Countries

New Flights To Cancun Announced From European Countries

“The high season in England, France, Spain and Germany is in the summer and, as vaccines progress in Europe, we will have more arrivals, which did not happen last year with those countries,” Ocampo told Palco News Mexico.  Europeans will be looking for getaways this spring and as vaccinations continue, Cancun is increasing connectivity to […]

Seychelles draws nearer to its European visitors

Seychelles draws nearer to its European visitors

The Seychelles Islands is now more accessible to European visitors since Sunday, September 27, 2020, with the return of direct flights from Europe to Seychelles. The Swiss airline, Edelweiss Air, the first European direct commercial flight to land at the Seychelles International airport of Pointe Larue since the destination has reopened for tourism in August […]

Canary Islands and Balearic Islands reopen to European countries

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Canary Islands The Spanish government has reached an agreement with the regional executives of the Canary Islands and the Balearic Islands on a protocol to establish travel corridors with European countries. The agreement has been established to allow the mobility of travellers in order to reactivate tourism in the two Spanish archipelagos without putting the […]

European Commission convenes meeting over sustainable recovery of tourism

European Commission convenes meeting over sustainable recovery of tourism

Following nine consecutive years of growth, the tourism ecosystem of the European Union (EU) is among the hardest hit by the global Covid-19 pandemic. Aimed at exploring new ways to get out of the coronavirus crisis and gaining a sustainable recovery of the tourism sector, the European Commission convened a meeting. Throughout the day, participants […]

The biggest threat yet for European Tourism

The biggest threat yet for European Tourism

A new surge in Covid-19 cases and the reintroduction of travel restrictions have halted European tourism recovery with international tourist arrivals to Europe down 68%[1] halfway through the year relative to 2019. That is according to the European Travel Commission’s (ETC) latest quarterly report “European Tourism: Trends & Prospects” for Q3 2020 which has been closely […]

Second wave of COVID-19 outbreak threatens European tourism recovery

WHO Says It is Unclear If Vaccine Prevents Covid-19 Trasmission

A new surge in Covid-19 cases and the reintroduction of travel restrictions have halted European tourism recovery with international tourist arrivals to Europe down 68% halfway through the year relative to 2019, according to the European Travel Commission’s (ETC) report “European Tourism: Trends & Prospects” for Q3 2020, which has been closely monitoring the evolution […]

Costa Rica positions itself as ‘sanctuary’ on new European recovery campaign

Costa Rica positions itself as ‘sanctuary’ on new European recovery campaign

The Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) has launched Costa Rica Sanctuary – the new European recovery campaign to position the country as a ‘safe’ destination and to inspire visitors to travel post Covid-19. The aim of the campaign – which has renowned TV presenter, Julia Bradbury, as one of its UK ambassadors – is to […]

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine approved for use in European Union

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine approved for use in European Union

On Monday, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) announced that it is recommending the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine be granted authorization for use in the European Union for people over the age of 16. The agency’s decision is a major step in the continent’s efforts to tackle COVID-19. A statement released by EMA claims that the organization […]

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