Denmark

Denmark, Slovakia, Iceland off travel corridors list

No new countries added on to corridors as spike increases Denmark, Slovakia, Iceland and Curaçao have all been removed from the UK's travel corridor exempt list. People arriving in the UK from those countries from…

Holiday

Thomas Cook relaunches as OTA

Heritage brand is relaunched Thomas Cook has relaunched as an online travel agent. The company, which was founded in 1841, went into administration with billions of pounds of debt. It has been bought by Fosun…

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Couples ‘saving and upgrading’ for honeymoons

Kuoni releases honeymoon report Couples are "saving and upgrading" for their honeymoon as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to Kuoni's new report. The average honeymoon has risen by £530 from £7,709 in 2019…

Weekend break

Save Future Travel Coalition writes to chancellor

‘It’s vital the government acts quickly to support businesses and retain jobs,’ says ABTA The Save Future Travel Coalition has written to HM Treasury and other relevant departments with a joint budget submission outlining the…

Save future travel

Travel bodies join Save Future Travel

Travel bodies come together to discuss shared objectives and lobby government Associations from across the travel industry have come together to discuss how they can continue working together to lobby government on the need for…

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‘Majority of travellers’ support testing

New survey reveals support for testing regime over quarantine – and a willingness to pay for it. Almost two-thirds of travellers support a test on arrival in the UK, a new poll has found. Calls…

Travel Convention

Richard Ayoade joins Travel Convention

Comedian to being Travel Man to this year's digital event Richard Ayoade, the star of IT Crowd and Travel Man, is to speak at this year's virtual Travel Convention. Other speakers include Simon Palethorpe, the…

Lake Como

Riviera Travel returns to Italy

Company makes move after sending executives to the country Riviera Travel is to return to Italy from September 14, with tours in Lake Garda, Lake Como and Puglia after the company sent a team to…