96% of the world’s tourist destinations impose restrictions on travel due to the coronavirus, according to the World Tourism Organization

Nonetheless, note a continued trend toward greater openness 96% of the world’s tourist destinations have introduced some form of travel restriction following the spread of the coronavirus pandemic worldwide, which has caused around 90 destinations to have closed all or part of their borders to the tourists and another 40 are closed to certain tourists, […]

Costa Cruises extends the suspension of its cruises until May 30

The Italian shipping company Costa Cruises has announced the extension of the suspension of its cruises until May 30, 2020. Due to the continuation of the emergency situation as a consequence of the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic and the continuation of containment measures, such as the closure of ports and restrictions on the movement of people, […]

Air France facilitates the return of 240,000 people from 82 countries during the coronavirus crisis

The airline maintains flights between Paris-Charles de Gaulle and some destinations in France and other countries Air France has facilitated the return of more than 240,000 people to their homes from 82 countries during the coronavirus crisis, including nearly 130,000 French citizens repatriated in collaboration with the French Ministry of Transport and Foreign Affairs. «Since […]

Celestyal Cruises extends suspension of its cruises until June 29

Greek cruise operator Celestyal Cruises has extended the suspension of its cruises until June 29, 2020, when it will resume its activity. For fully paid individual reservations affected by this temporary suspension, Celestyal Cruises offers a future cruise credit of 120% of the original reservation amount, as reported in a statement. Thus, customers will be […]

Brussels says cruises are responsible for repatriating passengers and crew

The European Commission has warned that the responsibility to repatriate cruise passengers and crew who may be blocked on their route due to restrictions due to the coronavirus falls generally on the cruise operators themselves, even when they are outside the Union. European. This has been clarified by the Community Executive in a guide with […]