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Guatemala blocks travel from Brazil, UK and South Africa in new Covid measure

Guatemala will restrict entry to visitors who have recently been to Brazil, the United Kingdom and South Africa in an…

Thailand considers boosting tourism revenue by revamping immigration rules

Areas that need immediate improvement include visas and regulations that prevent Thailand from gaining more value from foreigners and foreign…

Summer holiday abroad? Too soon to guarantee that, says French minister

France said on Sunday it was too soon to say whether holidays abroad would be possible this summer as a…

Portugal extends restrictions on travel to Spain until April 15 to curb Covid-19

Portugal on Sunday extended restrictions on travel via land and sea to Spain that had been due to end this…

Britain’s slow return to travel at risk in Europe’s Covid surge

British officials are drawing up plans for the tentative return of international travel, allowing families to book holidays and offering…

Egypt had 5,00,000 tourists in January-March 2021, earned over USD 600 million

Egypt received 5,00,000 tourists in the first three months of 2021 and earned tourism revenues of between $600 million and…

Ireland to restart local travel, reopen schools, ease gatherings from April 12

Ireland will start to lift a three-month coronavirus lockdown next month, prime minister Micheal Martin said Tuesday, even if many…

Tourism in Antigua and Barbuda is sending Covid skyrocketing

On a clear day in Antigua, Uriah Gregory, 43, pulls his taxi van over in front of a guest house…

Good intra-city transportation should boost tourism in Puducherry, say tourists

Puducherry has emerged as a favourite tourist destination in the southern part of India, thanks to its unique style of…

Kashmir’s 6-day Tulip Festival to celebrate Spring arrival, promote tourism

Kashmir will host a six-day ‘Tulip Festival’ next month to celebrate the arrival of spring, promote tourism, and familiarise visitors…

Thailand to reopen Phuket to vaccinated tourists from July

Thailand will waive quarantine requirements for vaccinated foreign visitors arriving on the resort island of Phuket from July 1, the…

Vaccinated Israeli tourists won’t have to do week-long quarantine in Greece

Greece on Thursday lifted a one-week quarantine rule for Israeli travellers who are vaccinated against Covid-19 and test negative, the…

2021 likely to be more about leisure travel: Survey

Almost 65% of over 11,500 people surveyed for a consumer sentiment index survey intend to travel for leisure and explore…

Norway imposes tougher measures to curb spike in British variant of Covid-19

Norway will temporarily ban alcohol sales in bars and restaurants as part of tougher measures aimed at stemming a surge…

Four-week lockdown extension proposed in Germany to avoid health-care overload.

Chancellor Angela Merkel proposed keeping German lockdown restrictions in force for another four weeks after Covid-19 cases rose beyond a…

Philippines to curb surging Covid-19 infections with targeted restrictions

Philippine authorities prefer smaller, targeted restrictions over a hard lockdown to support the economy while trying to contain surging coronavirus infections.…

Philippines tightens coronavirus curbs on travel and gatherings amid Covid spike

The Philippines will expand tighter Covid-19 rules to include four provinces surrounding the capital Manila, and restrict travel to and…

Kashmir is all set to have a successful spring tourist season

With the opening of the historic Badamwari garden, tulip garden and shikara rides, the Jammu and Kashmir government is geared up…

Foreign travel continues to be a dream for Britons this summer amid Covid-19

It would be premature for Britons to book summer holidays overseas as Britain must avoid a situation where holidaymakers return with vaccine-resistant…

Greece to reopen ancient sites to restart tourism despite Covid-19 surge

Greece’s government announced plans Friday to reopen the Acropolis in Athens and other ancient sites nationwide and provide free weekly…