• Major visitors' boom expectation at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    4 days ago - By Travel and Tour World

    Last year, the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was a muted affair. Because of the pandemic, it was a TV-only event. No animated crowds lining Manhattan's avenues. No long parade route. What a difference Covid-19 vaccines and 12 months make.
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  • MICE Tourism in the ‘New Normal'

    MICE Tourism in the ‘New Normal'

    4 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Similar to all other sectors of tourism, the MICE travel industry has also been largely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, as the new year starts to set in, companies and travel providers are looking forward to restart MICE tourism with renewed hope and vigour. It is also being considered that the face of the business travel industry is likely to change post the pandemic. Read on to know about how MICE tourism would look like in the ‘New Normal.'
    More responsible MICE Tourism
    The year after the COVID-19 pandemic will bring in an era of responsible corporate travel. The entire...
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  • Brits face Christmas holiday nightmare with passport

    Brits face Christmas holiday nightmare with passport

    4 days ago - By Travel and Tour World

    This Christmas Brits faced holiday mayhem after the passport office's courier service admits there can be delivery issues. Winter getaways can be at stake after a flood in post-COVID-19 applications and receiving late travel documents. Applicants are already cautioned about facing waits of up to 10 weeks for their new passports to be processed.
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  • Aviation industry focuses on sustainability and innovation at Dubai Airshow

    Aviation industry focuses on sustainability and innovation at Dubai Airshow

    4 days ago - By Travel and Tour World

    Dubai Airshow was the largest aerospace trade event to be held globally since the COVID-19 pandemic and the first since the aviation industry was hit by this worst crisis in its history.
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  • Macao eased travel rules on visitors

    Macao eased travel rules on visitors

    5 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    On Wednesday, China's Macao Special Administrative Region eased travel restrictions on tourists from multiple places on the mainland. Recently, COVID-19 flared up effectively reined in, in a well-mannered adjustment that sets to boost the SAR'S tourism sector. Macao's hotel occupancy rate went up by 30% compared with the previous day.
    On Tuesday, The Macao Health Bureau declared that with effect from Wednesday, measured for individuals who went to areas including Tianshui, Northwest China's Gansu Province, Yinchuan, Northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, Erenhot, and North...
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  • Airlines are expecting holiday travel crowds to be the biggest since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic

    Airlines are expecting holiday travel crowds to be the biggest since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    The airline industry is expecting the Thanksgiving travel season to be the busiest since the COVID-19 pandemic. Photo by Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel/Tribune News Service via Getty Images
    TSA expects to screen 20 million passengers during the Thanksgiving holiday, more than double last year.
    Airlines have increased staff and made website changes to prepare for the crowds.
    Flight attendants and the FAA are encouraging passengers to behave to avoid unruly passenger violence.
    The airline industry is gearing up for a busy - and possibly tumultuous - holiday travel season. United Airlines told...
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