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Wanderer’s Weekly Travel News for the week of April 5th, 2021
European Travel News
Covid Greece: Waiting for the tourists to come back
– via BBC
“Greece is among those that are heavily reliant on tourism and looking to open up for foreign visitors who have been vaccinated or who have had a recent negative Covid test. With coronavirus cases still surging in many parts of Europe, the situation is uncertain.”
EU Travel: Vaccine Chief Says Herd Immunity Will Happen By Mid-July
– via Forbes
Thierry Breton, the EU vaccination campaign manager, is confident that herd immunity will be achieved by mid-July…in time for the summer travel season!
Travel Trends News
“Vaccine passports will revive international travel: Booking Holdings CEO”
– Via Yahoo Finance
“We need to start rebuilding international travel. And if there’s something like a technological way to show that you are safe to travel, then I am in favor of that,” Glenn Fogel, CEO of Booking Holdings (BKNG), the parent company of Booking.com, Kayak and Priceline, told Yahoo Finance”
“The Destinations People Want To Visit First When It’s Safe To Travel”
– via HuffPost
Revenge travel is coming and these are all the top destinations that people want to visit ASAP!
COVID-19 Travel News
“Your post-vaccination travel questions, answered”
– via Vox
Discover the answers to all your questions about traveling during the ongoing pandemic as an America.
“New COVID-19 Wave Could Threaten Tourism Comeback”
– via CNET
Even with vaccination numbers skyrocketing, Americans are traveling more than we’ve seen in the past year. Will COVID-19 threaten the tourism comback?