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Tokyo Olympics in danger of being cancelled as city requests state of emergency

Japan bans travellers from 152 countries as new coronavirus variant detected

Due to the rising coronavirus cases, governors of Tokyo, Chiba, Kanagawa and Saitama have requested the central government to declare another state of emergency to curb the spread of the infection. Japan is struggling to curtail the spread coronavirus recording more than 3000 new cases on Sunday. In Tokyo, 816 new cases bringing the total […]

51% Brits say cancelled trips abroad made them eco-friendlier this summer

51% Brits say cancelled trips abroad made them eco-friendlier this summer

Over half of Brits say that Covid-19 related travel restrictions made them more conscious of their environmental footprint this summer. That’s according to a survey of 1,000 UK adults by specialist caravan insurer, Ripe Insurance, which looks at how holiday habits have been impacted by the pandemic and subsequent lockdown. The research found that 62% […]

All Cruises In The U.S. Cancelled Until At Least March

All Cruises In The U.S. Cancelled Until At Least March

According to a press release by Royal Caribbean all sailings with the exception of Singapore and China have been cancelled until at least March.  “At Royal Caribbean International, our guests and crew’s safety and well-being are always our top priorities. After further consulting with our partners at Cruise Lines International Association and in conjunction with […]

New Orleans: No parades, but 2021 Mardi Gras NOT cancelled

New Orleans: No parades, but 2021 Mardi Gras NOT cancelled

For the first time since 1979, the city of New Orleans will cancel its world-famous Mardi Gras parades in 2021, due to the coronavirus pandemic. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced that all parades in the 2021 Mardi Gras celebration coming in February had been scrapped. “Parades of any kind will not be permitted this […]

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