Thursday, 9 Jul 2020

New-Look Cinderella Castle to Greet Disney Guests at Magic Kingdom

Iconic Cinderella Castle’s royal makeover is nearly complete just in time for Walt Disney World Resort’s phased reopening, which begins with the opening of Disney’s Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom theme parks on Saturday, July 11. EPCOT and Disney’s Hollywood Studios will follow on July 15. Disney announced plans to enhance Cinderella Castle to celebrate […]

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Travel Advisors Selling the Caribbean to Host Dive Webinar

The Belize Tourism Board announced that Travel Advisors Selling the Caribbean (TASC) will host a Diving in the Caribbean and Risk Mitigation Amidst COVID-19 webinar on July 14 at 1 p.m. EST. The webinar will provide travel advisors with insights from the Caribbean Divers Alert Network, identify the most spectacular dive sites in the Caribbean […]

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Post-lockdown camping: ‘It’s a taste of freedom’

We arrived at our yurt and said hello to our next-door neighbour, who was stretched out on a deckchair. He replied with a grin and one word: “Freedom!” It was Saturday 4 July, the first day that campsites were allowed to open in England after lockdown. My partner and I had left our homes for […]

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29 UAE staycation deals for summer 2020

This is the best time to go on a staycation in the UAE.  All hotels and resorts listed here should be following physical distancing standards by ensuring that guests are standing at least 2 metres away from each other throughout all areas of the property. *Please note that these rates are subject to change, so […]

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Africa’s Hotel Industry Optimistic About Future Business

As Africa’s hospitality industry continues to grapple with issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic, a new survey uncovered that 57 percent of hotel owners remain optimistic about future business. The survey, which was conducted by HTI Consulting, polled 14 regional companies, including such brands as Hilton Worldwide, Marriott International, Radisson Hotel Group and Accor Hotels. […]

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