Thailand added three popular beach destinations to a visa program that allows foreign visitors to avoid mandatory isolation, providing a lifeline to the country's Covid-19-affected tourism industry, which is seen as critical to the country's nascent economic recovery, according to the Tourism Authority of Thailand website. The Royal Thai Government...
To combat the spread of the omicron variant, Thailand has stopped a quarantine-free visa program for vaccinated travelers indefinitely and put a ban on the sale of alcohol in restaurants in regions judged at high risk of Covid-19 infections. Bangkok, Phuket, and six other tourist sites were exempted from strict...
It's difficult for travel enthusiasts to stay at home as pandemic restrictions loosen, double vaccination rates rise, and the weather becomes gloriously nice. So now is the ideal moment to join India Tourism's 'Apna Desh Dekho' campaign and immerse yourself in the history, culture, and natural splendors of some...
Airbnb has become the "go-to" site for those looking for a convenient place to stay off-season. However, it's not all roses and sunshine on Airbnb. There are downsides to this home-sharing service that some people might not be aware of - like increased risks of safety, privacy, and reliability....
Due to fears about the spread of Omicron, Thailand is considering restoring strict quarantine for foreign visitors, according to the health ministry, which announced the country's first instance of local transmission of the coronavirus variation on Monday. According to minister Anutin Charnvirakul, the public health ministry would propose eliminating a...
As a preventive move against the pandemic, the Global Visa Center World (GVCW) has stated that Indian nationals and residents can now enter Greece using the Covid-19 testing regimen. Limited types of people are currently permitted to enter Greece, according to the most recent restrictions, including: 1) European Union (EU) and...
New travel restrictions have been issued by the French government due to new Covid variant, Omicron, which will take effect on Saturday. Xinhua news agency said, in addition to France's green-orange-red classification method for nations based on their coronavirus pandemic situation, the government has issued a new scarlet list that...
Turkey's tourism authorities launched an early booking campaign for the 2022 tourism season on Friday, promising "attractive and inexpensive prices." The statement was made at a tourism conference held in Turkey's Mediterranean Antalya province by the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TURSAB). At the congress, TURSAB's president, Firuz Baglikaya, stated that...
Despite an increase in Covid-19 cases, Singapore announced on Saturday that travel to South Asian nations such as India, Nepal, and Bangladesh would resume. According to news agency ANI, the country's health ministry said that beginning October 26, 2021, any travelers with a 14-day trip history to India, Bangladesh,...
Two more Indian beaches, Eden Beach in Puducherry and Kovalam Beach in Tamil Nadu, have been awarded the coveted Blue Flag accreditation, bringing the total number of Blue Flag-certified beaches to eight. The Foundation for Environment Education in Denmark (FEE) awards the certificate to eco-friendly places. The 10 blue...