IATA Research Reveals Low Risk for COVID-19 Transmission Inflight

Since the start of 2020 there have been 44 cases of COVID-19 reported in which transmission is thought to have been associated with a flight journey, says IATA.

Bahamas Will Remove Quarantine November 1

Starting November 1, the Government of the Bahamas will no longer be requiring travelers to self-quarantine as long as they upload proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test.

Carnival Cancels Miami, Port Canaveral Cruises for November

Carnival has cancelled the remaining cruises for the six total ships operating from PortMiami and Port Canaveral for November 2020.

Travel Industry Needs Stimulus Help Now

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Boston Logan

Boston Logan Achieves Health Accreditation

Boston Logan International Airport is the first North American airport to be accredited under the Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Health Accreditation program.

Seabourn Announces Voyage Cancellations for Three Ships

Seabourn announced today that it will cancel upcoming 2020 and 2021 voyages for three cruise ships in its fleet into spring 2021: Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Ovation, and Seabourn Encore.

United Airlines Launches COVID-19 Testing

United Airlines is the first U.S. airline to launch a COVID-19 pilot testing program for travelers that could make it easier for them to manage quarantine requirements and entry conditions of popular destinations around the world.

Hawaii to Reopen on October 15

After the delay of several proposed reopenings, Hawaii is on track to reopen on October 15 allowing tourists to enter the islands without the mandatory 14-day quarantine.

The Future of Travel and Tourism in the Wake of COVID-19

Although travel and tourism came to a near-total standstill due to COVID-19, tourism leaders have remained strong and steadfast in the face of adversity.

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. Announces Extension of Suspension of Voyages

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. has announced the extension of suspension of voyages through the end of November.

The Bahamas Reopening Plan + “Vacation in Place”

The Islands of The Bahamas remains committed to welcoming visitors while responsibly enforcing public health and safety measures to protect residents and visitors alike.

Carnival Cancels Some 2020 Cruises

Carnival Cruise Line has cancelled cruises from all U.S. homeports except Miami and Port Canaveral for November and December 2020.

Cruise Ship ‘No Sail Order’ Extended Thru End of October

The CDC had wanted to extend the 'No Sail Order' through mid-February 2021, but has, instead, announced the extension through Oct. 31, 2020.
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Return of the Travel Advisor

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the expertise of travel advisors is more important than ever, according to a webinar hosted by Apple Leisure Group.

Sunset Resorts Will Reopen Montego Bay Properties in January

Sunset Resorts has decided to postpone the reopening of Sunset Beach Resort, Spa & Waterpark and Oasis at Sunset until January 2021.
Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines Turns A380 Into Restaurant

Singapore Airlines is converting one of its Airbus A380s into a restaurant in October. Restaurant A380 @Changi offers an exclusive dining experience with SIA’s award-winning service inside the Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger aircraft.
U.S. Virgin Islands

U.S. Virgin Islands Reopen for Tourism

The U.S. Virgin Islands are open for tourism. After a one-month pause in tourism due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the islands have swung open its doors once again.
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Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino to Reopen Oct. 8

After being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will reopen on Thursday, Oct. 8.
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This Travel Advisor Stays Creative During Quarantine

Travel advisors have been finding creative ways to stay in touch with their clients despite the shutdown of the travel industry due to the COVID-19 crisis.

What Now? How to Pivot for Success

“What Now?" Tips from Apple Leisure Group (ALG) Vacations' conference on what travel advisors need to do in order to pivot for success.