Monday, 6 July 2020

CDC Issues Travel Advisory for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut

After a tumultuous 48 hours, in which the state of Rhode Island threatened to stop any car with New York license plates and President Trump considered quarantining New Yorkers, the Centers for Disease Control issued a travel advisory urging residents of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to avoid out-of-state…

The best cottages in the UK for summer 2020 and beyond

The coolest cottages for summer 2020 and beyond: Fancy your own triumphant arch, a beach on your doorstep or 700 acres of back garden? They’re all among our great British escapes New York is a bolthole in Llandovery, Wales, with a mezzanine bedroom and views across the mountains The Sandridge…

World’s best nude beaches unveiled by new study

Hate tanlines? Or want to appreciate nature in the most freeing way possible? You may want to check out some of the world’s top nudist beaches. Globe Hunters ranked the best spots for stripping off before frolicking in the sea. And apparently, coastlines in Spain, Portugal, Greece and Croatia are…

More Caribbean Countries Close Borders to Counter COVID-19

Caribbean destinations are increasingly closing their borders to stem COVID-19’s spread, even as the illness appears on more islands. The smaller sister island of St. Kitts and Nevis is implementing its own measures to halt the COVID-19’s spread a day after St. Kitts, the larger island, reported the nation’s first…

Gatwick airport closes North Terminal and cuts runway opening hours

Britain’s second-biggest airport is to close one of its two terminals for the whole of April – and restrict scheduled operations to just eight hours a day. Gatwick airport will consolidate operations into the South Terminal from 1 April due to the collapse in air travel during the coronavirus crisis….

London's Abbey Road repainted amid coronavirus lockdown

One of the most famous streets in the world has had an unexpected makeover thanks to the coronavirus lockdown in the UK. London’s iconic Abbey Road, which is normally a tourist magnet thanks to its appearance on the Beatles album cover of the same name, is now empty as locals…

Survival of the Fittest: Mideast airlines brace for Covid-19 impact

Authorities across the region have taken draconian measures to curb the disease, closing airports and halting passenger flights, and bringing major hubs like Dubai and Abu Dhabi to a standstill As coronavirus grounds airlines, plunging the industry into unprecedented crisis, Middle East carriers that have been in the red for…

Airbnb to offer housing to 100,000 crisis responders

Airbnb said Thursday it would provide free or subsidized housing for up to 100,000 relief workers responding to the coronavirus pandemic around the world. The home-sharing platform said it would subsidize the stays for health professionals and other emergency responders to enable them to live closer to their work locations….