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My favourite travel souvenir: readers' tips

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

These mementos of bygone trips come from all over the world and each has a story to tell, from the ‘discovery' of a sport in Vietnam to a 1970s overland trip to Iran We sought...
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Flights are grounded - is this the moment we give up our addiction to flying? | Nicole Badstuber

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

If the government ends up with a stake in the airline industry, it should steer transport policy towards a lower air-travel future Coronavirus - latest updates See all our...
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Hundreds apply for a 'travel ban loophole' in a bid to spend Easter on North Stradbroke Island

Hundreds apply for a 'travel ban loophole' in a bid to spend Easter on North Stradbroke Island

5 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Redland City Mayor Karen Williams wants the state government to stop people from changing their driver's licence address to North Stradbroke Island after 300 applications were...
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The coronavirus outbreak in New York mainly originated from travelers from Europe, new studies show

The coronavirus outbreak in New York mainly originated from travelers from Europe, new studies show

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The coronavirus outbreak in New York mainly originated from travelers from Europe, not Asia, according to new studies. Researchers also found the coronavirus was circulating in...
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Emily Ratajkowski catches a flight at JFK with husband Sebastian Bear-McClard and dog Colombo  

Emily Ratajkowski catches a flight at JFK with husband Sebastian Bear-McClard and dog Colombo  

7 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Their travel came a week after the CDC urged resident of New York City, New Jersey and Connecticut to 'refrain from nonessential domestic travel for 14 days effective immediately.'
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Photos show thousands packing into cars, planes, and trains in a rush to get out of Wuhan as China lifts the coronavirus lockdown

Photos show thousands packing into cars, planes, and trains in a rush to get out of Wuhan as China lifts the coronavirus lockdown

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

On Wednesday at midnight, Chinese authorities began allowing outbound travel from Wuhan, the city where the first coronavirus cases were reported last year. Throngs of people...
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Short-term rental managers are ramping up their amenities to include masks, hand sanitizer, and large cases of wine as city dwellers look for their 'destination isolation'

Short-term rental managers are ramping up their amenities to include masks, hand sanitizer, and large cases of wine as city dwellers look for their 'destination isolation'

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Coronavirus has hit the travel and hospitality industries hard, leading some short-term rental operators to offer their properties up as places for customers to...
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How to visit Venice without leaving home

19 hours ago   |   The Independent

Armchair Travel: Experience the Italian city where you are
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SNCF to proceed with ‘Spanish Ouigo'

SNCF to proceed with ‘Spanish Ouigo'

1 day ago   |   Business Traveller

The plan is for Ouigo would operate on several domestic routes covering cities including Madrid, Barcelona and Valencia
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Japan declares state of emergency in Tokyo, Osaka and five other prefectures

Japan declares state of emergency in Tokyo, Osaka and five other prefectures

1 day ago   |   Business Traveller

Japan's prime minister Shinzo Abe said Japan will not 'enforce the lockdowns of cities as seen abroad' even if a state of emergency is declared
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Photos show thousands packing into cars, planes, and trains in a rush to get...

Photos show thousands packing into cars, planes, and trains in a rush to get out of Wuhan as China lifts the coronavirus lockdown

On Wednesday at midnight, Chinese authorities began allowing outbound travel from Wuhan, the city where the first coronavirus cases were reported last year. Throngs of people... Read more ...

TUI cancels beach holidays for next 5 weeks and Marella cruises until June

TUI cancels beach holidays for next 5 weeks and Marella cruises until June

The travel firm has become the latest to cancel holidays amid the coronavirus pandemic, with TUI saying customers can amend their holiday to any available package for free Read more ...

New White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed in February that...

New White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed in February that 'we will not see diseases like the coronavirus' come to America

Kayleigh McEnany, the newly-named White House press secretary for President Donald Trump, claimed in a February 25 interview on Fox Business that the novel coronavirus wouldn't... Read more ...

Japan Airlines to operate repatriation flights from Bengaluru, India

Japan Airlines to operate repatriation flights from Bengaluru, India

The three flights from Tokyo-Narita to Bengaluru will take place between April 12 and 14 Read more ...

Smartphone sales slump sees memory market decline

Smartphone sales slump sees memory market decline

Analysts say disruption caused by the coronavirus outbreak will result in a contraction of the worldwide semiconductor market. Many governments around the world have issued... Read more ...

10 travel books to read whilst staying put

10 travel books to read whilst staying put

What's your favourite form of escapism in these strange and challenging times? Netflix is fine, but if you're stuck indoors for weeks on end then nothing beats a good book... Read more ...

Marriott Bonvoy announces elite status and benefit extensions

Marriott Bonvoy announces elite status and benefit extensions

All elite statuses earned in 2019 have been extended through February 2022 Read more ...

Jetblue consolidates services at Boston, LA, New York, San Francisco and...

Jetblue consolidates services at Boston, LA, New York, San Francisco and Washington

The carrier will operate from just “one or two area airports” between April 15 and June 10 Read more ...

The Peninsula Hotels launches PenChat e-concierge service

The Peninsula Hotels launches PenChat e-concierge service

This e-concierge service is available to every guest staying at the hospitality brand's ten hotels Read more ...

Air Baltic cancels half of flights for summer 2020

Air Baltic cancels half of flights for summer 2020

The Latvian carrier said it would delay the launch of new routes, and temporarily discontinue a number of other services Read more ...