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Hyatt Zilara Riviera Maya is Open for Booking

Playa Hotels & Resorts has announced that the new Hyatt Zilara Riviera Maya is officially open for bookings.
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Dream Hotel Group Signs New Resort in Saint Lucia

Dream Hotel Group has announced plans to open the new luxury Cas en Bas Beach Resort in St. Lucia, set to open in 2023.
Atlas Ocean Voyages

Atlas Ocean Voyages 2023-24 Antarctica Season is Open for Sale

Atlas Ocean Voyages has opened its winter 2023-24 Antarctica season for sale, offering more expeditions to the destination for a third season.
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Virgin Hotels Edinburgh Opens in Soft Launch

Virgin Hotels has opened Virgin Hotels Edinburgh, its first property outside the U.S. located in the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Turks & Caicos Islands Relax Restrictions for Vaccinated Travelers

The Turks and Caicos Islands is relaxing restrictions to its Public and Environmental Health Arriving Passengers Travel Clearance Regulations for vaccinated travelers to the destination.
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Travel Advisors Party Like Rockstars at AIC Hotel Group’s Showstopper Awards Celebration

After two years of hard work, lots of cancellations and rebookings, not to mention pandemic stress, travel advisors partied like rock stars this past week at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana as AIC Hotel Group celebrated top travel advisors from 2019-2021.

Fiji Eliminates Pre-Departure COVID-19 Testing

Starting Sunday, May 1, fully vaccinated visitors flying into Fiji will no longer be required to produce a COVID-19 pre-departure PCR or Rapid Antigen Test.

Carnival Corporation’s Leadership Changes

Today, Arnold Donald, president and CEO of Carnival Corporation & pls announced that as of August 1, 2022, he will transition to the role of vice chair of the corporation.

Where Affluent Travelers are Headed to This Summer

Virtuoso has identified where affluent Americans are venturing this summer including the top 10 domestic and international destinations for the season.
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The Czech Republic Eases All COVID Restrictions

The Czech Republic’s Ministry of Health eased all COVID-19 travel restrictions for both foreign tourists and Czech citizens as of April 9.

Fly Mask Free: A New Ruling Ends Mask Mandate

Yesterday, a U.S. district court judge in Florida ruled against mask mandates on public transportation.

Jamaica Removes Pre-Arrival COVID Testing for Entry

International visitors to Jamaica will no longer be required to present a negative result from a COVID-19 test conducted prior to their travel.

New COVID Entry Protocols for Dominica

Dominica announced new COVID entry protocols as the island works on easing travel in support of the full reopening of the tourism industry on the island.

Nevis Now Accepts COVID-19 Antigen Test

Effective April 1, 2022, proof of either a negative COVID-19 antigen test or negative RT-PCR test is required for all international travelers to Nevis.
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Grenada Removes All COVID Restrictions

The Government of Grenada has removed all COVID restrictions for entry into Grenada, for all travelers, regardless of vaccination status.
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Updated COVID-19 Travel Protocols for Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia has updated COVID-19 travel protocols for the destination in a continuing effort to to provide a “Seamless Saint Lucia” experience for visitors.
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Cruise360: Optimism About Cruising’s Future

At the general session for CLIA’s Cruise360 conference, travel advisors and cruise line presidents showed optimism about the future of travel.
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AIG Travel Now Provides Telehealth & Pharmacy Services for Travelers

IG Travel partnered with  New Frontier Group for international telehealth and pharmacy services for its international travelers.
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Brazil Relaxes COVID-19 Restrictions

The Brazilian health regulatory agency—Anvisa—recommended that on Monday, March 28th that the country will be relaxing travel restrictions due to COVID-19.

Anguilla’s New COVID-19 Entry Protocols

Anguilla’s Ministry of Health has released new guidelines for Anguilla’s entry protocols, in accordance with their evolving COVID-19 Exit Strategy.