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Explainer: What Are the New Rules for Travelers Entering the US?

Explainer: What Are the New Rules for Travelers Entering the US?

TRAVEL | By David Koenig | Dec 3, 2021

Travelers heading to the U.S. will be required to show evidence of a negative test for the virus within one day of boarding their flight.

Airlines Told to Keep Data on Travelers From Southern Africa

Airlines Told to Keep Data on Travelers From Southern Africa

TRAVEL | Dec 2, 2021

Federal health officials are requiring airlines to gather contact-tracing information on passengers heading to the U.S. who have been in southern Africa in the previous two weeks.

Japan Retracts New Flight Bookings Ban After Criticisms

Japan Retracts New Flight Bookings Ban After Criticisms

TRAVEL | By Mari Yamaguchi | Dec 2, 2021

Japan has retracted a ban on new incoming international flight bookings to defend against the new variant of the coronavirus a day after the policy was announced.

Fiji Welcomes Back Tourists Despite Omicron Threat

Fiji Welcomes Back Tourists Despite Omicron Threat

TRAVEL | By NIck Perry | Dec 1, 2021

Fiji welcomed back its first tourists in more than 600 days despite the threat posed by the newly detected coronavirus omicron variant.

Japan Suspends Reservations on All Incoming Flights

Japan Suspends Reservations on All Incoming Flights

TRAVEL | By Mari Yamaguchi | Dec 1, 2021

Japan has asked international airlines to stop taking new reservations for all flights arriving in Japan until the end of December.

Omicron Unravels Travel Industry's Plans for a Comeback

Omicron Unravels Travel Industry's Plans for a Comeback

TRAVEL | By David Koenig, Yuri Kageyama | Dec 1, 2021

Countries throw up new barriers to travel in an effort to contain the omicron variant.

4 LGBTQ-Friendly Hotels For Sunny Escapes This Winter

4 LGBTQ-Friendly Hotels For Sunny Escapes This Winter

TRAVEL | By Brandon Berkson | Nov 30, 2021

Trade your winter coat for a bathing suit this summer with our latest LGBTQ+-friendly hotel picks in collaboration with Hotels Above Par.

EasyJet: Omicron Variant Already Affecting Flight Bookings

EasyJet: Omicron Variant Already Affecting Flight Bookings

TRAVEL | By Pan Pylas | Nov 30, 2021

British airline easyJet said Tuesday that it is already seeing some impact on demand from the new omicron variant of the coronavirus.

'Enchanted: Forest Of Light' Remains a Holiday Treasure

'Enchanted: Forest Of Light' Remains a Holiday Treasure

TRAVEL | By Kevin Taft | Nov 29, 2021

After a pandemic hiatus, "Enchanted: Forest of Light" at the Descanso Gardens is back and as beautiful as ever!  

A Glance at How the Ski Season is Opening in Europe's Alps

A Glance at How the Ski Season is Opening in Europe's Alps

TRAVEL | Nov 29, 2021

Considering skiing in Italy, Switzerland or Austria this winter? Here's a look at how the season is proceeding in Europe's Alpine nations.

Wary, Weary World Slams Door Shut, Fearing Omicron Variant

Wary, Weary World Slams Door Shut, Fearing Omicron Variant

TRAVEL | By Raf Casert, Mari Yamaguchi | Nov 29, 2021

Nations around the world sought Monday to keep the new omicron variant at bay with travel bans and further restrictions.

'Golden-Con' Golden Girls Fan Convention Sets Chicago Debut

'Golden-Con' Golden Girls Fan Convention Sets Chicago Debut

TRAVEL | Nov 28, 2021

"Golden-Con: Thank You For Being A Fan" will gather fans of "The Golden Girls" for a three-day convention in Chicago this spring.

LGBTQ+ Orlando: 4 Days of Grown-Up Play

LGBTQ+ Orlando: 4 Days of Grown-Up Play

SPONSORED CONTENT | Nov 28, 2021

Orlando offers plenty of LGBTQ-friendly activities for a full weekend of dining, dancing and Disney, along with hip hotels, shopping and outdoor adventures.

High Alert: World Scurries to Contain New COVID Variant

High Alert: World Scurries to Contain New COVID Variant

TRAVEL | By Mike Corder, Pan Pylas | Nov 27, 2021

New restrictions were being slapped on travel from countries in southern Africa by the hour as the world scurried Saturday to contain a new COVID variant.

Egypt Unveils Renovated 'Avenue of the Sphinxes' in Luxor

Egypt Unveils Renovated 'Avenue of the Sphinxes' in Luxor

TRAVEL | By Haggag Salama | Nov 26, 2021

Egyptian authorities were unveiling Thursday a renovated ancient promenade in the city of Luxor dating back 3,000 years, the latest government project undertaken to highlight the country's archaeological treasures.

On the Road Again: Travelers Emerge in Time for Thanksgiving

On the Road Again: Travelers Emerge in Time for Thanksgiving

TRAVEL | By David Koenig | Nov 24, 2021

Millions of Americans will be loading up their cars or piling onto planes to gather again with friends and family this Thanksgiving.

Is Travel Safe During the Pandemic This Holiday Season?

Is Travel Safe During the Pandemic This Holiday Season?

TRAVEL | Nov 23, 2021

Holiday travel can be safe if you're fully vaccinated against COVID-19, but officials say people who haven't gotten the shots should delay travel.

FAA Proposes Fines for Alcohol-Related Incidents on Planes

FAA Proposes Fines for Alcohol-Related Incidents on Planes

TRAVEL | Nov 23, 2021

Federal officials said Monday they are seeking more than $160,000 in fines from eight airline passengers over incidents involving alcohol.

Disney to Require COVID-19 Shots for Cruise Guests 5 and Up

Disney to Require COVID-19 Shots for Cruise Guests 5 and Up

TRAVEL | Nov 22, 2021

Disney Cruise Line will require all guests ages 5 and up to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before setting sail starting early next year, the company announced.

Vietnam Welcomes Tourists to Resort Island After 2 Years

Vietnam Welcomes Tourists to Resort Island After 2 Years

TRAVEL | Nov 22, 2021

Tourists arrived on Vietnam's largest Phu Quoc island on Saturday, the first to visit the Southeast Asian country after nearly two years of border closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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