New York lifts COVID-related restrictions; celebrates it with fireworks

New York has lifted all COVID-related restrictions. New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo recently announced lifting of all major COVID restrictions across the state, as around 70 per cent of its population has already received at least one dose of COVID vaccination jab. The Governor announced that the state has achieved an important milestone, and … Continue reading New York lifts COVID-related restrictions; celebrates it with fireworks

Portugal reopens borders for US travellers

Portugal has become the latest European country to welcome leisure travellers from the USA. The announcement was made on Tuesday by the US Embassy & Consulate in Portugal. It says that tourists from America would be allowed to enter the country, but they’ll have to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test. Americans wanting to … Continue reading Portugal reopens borders for US travellers

All U.S. airlines resume nonstop flight service to Costa Rica and new service announcements

On June 6, Southwest Airlines re-established its nonstop flight routes to Costa Rica, completing the reestablishment of all U.S. airlines that served nonstop flight service to Costa Rica before the pandemic. Direct flight routes to Costa Rica are now available from more than 20 cities across the world. While several U.S. airlines launched new routes … Continue reading All U.S. airlines resume nonstop flight service to Costa Rica and new service announcements

Space travel: Seat next to Jeff Bezos sold for $28 million in an auction!

We all know that the famous American business magnate and the founder of multinational firm, Amazon, Jeff Bezos is travelling to space next month. On Saturday, an auction for the seat next to Jeff Bezos and his brother was held, and it was sold for a whopping $28 million! According to Blue Origin, the space … Continue reading Space travel: Seat next to Jeff Bezos sold for $28 million in an auction!

Homecoming – 60,000 people at a concert in Central Park, New York, in August 2021!

New York City is all set to put up a blockbuster show this summer! The state is preparing for a mega concert called "Homecoming" in August to celebrate its win and return to normalcy after the COVID-19 pandemic. The concert will be a week-long celebration and it is expected to feature multiple renowned artists. New … Continue reading Homecoming – 60,000 people at a concert in Central Park, New York, in August 2021!

Qatar Airways resumes Phuket flights

Qatar Airways marks a significant milestone in the rebound of international leisure travel with the resumption of four weekly flights to the famed holiday destination of Phuket, Thailand, starting 1 July. In addition to its 12 weekly Bangkok flights, the airline will operate a total of 16 weekly flights to Thailand, providing seamless connectivity for … Continue reading Qatar Airways resumes Phuket flights

The Bigăr Waterfall in Cheile Nerei-Beușnița National Park collapsed

Bigăr Waterfall in Cheile Nerei-Beușnița National Park collapsed on Monday due to natural causes, Romsilva announced. "Unfortunately, we also have some bad news. Bigăr Waterfall, one of the most beautiful tourist objectives in the Cheile Nerei - Beușnița National Park, collapsed today due to natural causes ", the Romsilva National Forests Directorate announced on Facebook … Continue reading The Bigăr Waterfall in Cheile Nerei-Beușnița National Park collapsed

Malta is offering financial incentives for visitors

A week after Malta became the first EU country to reach herd immunity, according to its officials, the pretty archipelago is reopening its borders and offering financial incentives for visitors. Malta is one of the most vaccinated destinations in Europe, with 70% of its adult population now vaccinated with at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose, … Continue reading Malta is offering financial incentives for visitors

Royal Caribbean Group sets June return for sailing from the U.S.

Royal Caribbean Group has received approval to resume sailings from the United States after more than a year of suspended operations during the COVID-19 pandemic. On June 26, the cruise company will mark a long-awaited return with Celebrity Cruises' Celebrity Edge departing from Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale. "Cruising from the U.S. is back!" said … Continue reading Royal Caribbean Group sets June return for sailing from the U.S.

‘Portal’ to other cities from a statue in Vilnius

Vilnius has put up a statue that offers a “portal” to the Polish city of Lublin, allowing people to see each other in real time. The portal resembles a virtual circular door and has a large screen and cameras, according to a press release by GoVilnius, the development agency of the Lithuanian capital. Installed on … Continue reading ‘Portal’ to other cities from a statue in Vilnius