Ibiza: Between economic distress and unprecedented calm

Ibiza: Between economic distress and unprecedented calm

economic Ibiza distress

On the largely-empty beach at Figueretas on Ibiza, social distancing isn't hard to do. Here, bar terraces are sparsely populated and the shutters of apartments overlooking them are mostly closed. With Spanish health authorities struggling to con

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Jeju’s UNESCO heritage cave to open up for 17 days

Jeju’s UNESCO heritage cave to open up for 17 days

heritage UNESCO Jeju

"Please turn off all the flashlights,” Ki Jin-seok, a curator of Jeju World Natural Heritage Center, said during a press tour of a restricted section of Manjanggul. Unlike the section of the cave that is open to the public, this area does

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Virgin seeks to revive supersonic commercial flight, but faster

Virgin seeks to revive supersonic commercial flight, but faster

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Space tourism company Virgin Galactic on Monday announced a partnership with engine-maker Rolls-Royce to build a supersonic commercial airplane that flies at three times the speed of sound. The aircraft would travel at Mach 3 -- rather than the Mach

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Central Java's Mount Prau reopens to hikers

Central Java's Mount Prau reopens to hikers

Mount Java Central

The hiking trail on Mount Prau in Central Java is now open to all travelers. Previously, the track to the summit was reopened in July to hikers from Central Java and Yogyakarta only.         View this post on Instagram &

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Most Brits, French, Germans would skip holiday if tests, masks involved: Survey

Most Brits, French, Germans would skip holiday if tests, masks involved: Survey

Germans skip Brits

As new coronavirus travel restrictions kick in across Europe, a survey showed at least half of German, British and French travelers would rather cancel a holiday than quarantine afterwards, take a test upon arrival, or wear a mask outdoors. The surv

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Norway hits cruises with restrictions after virus outbreak

Norway hits cruises with restrictions after virus outbreak

cruises hits Norway

Norway on Monday announced restrictions on cruises along its coast after dozens were infected with coronavirus on board a ship, as operator Hurtigruten apologized for "mistakes" in infection control. Ships bearing more than 100 people -- i

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Adventurer's 'Into the Wild' bus may be headed to Alaska museum

Adventurer's 'Into the Wild' bus may be headed to Alaska museum

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The infamous bus that served as the final campsite for doomed adventurer Christopher McCandless could be preserved as a museum piece under a plan announced on Thursday by Alaska officials. The University of Alaska Museum in Fairbanks has offered to

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AirAsia to reopen three domestic routes

AirAsia to reopen three domestic routes

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Low-cost carrier AirAsia Indonesia is scheduled to resume three of its round-trip domestic flights in August. The routes are Yogyakarta–Medan in North Sumatra, Surabaya in East Java–Denpasar in Bali and Jakarta–Semarang in Central

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New UK quarantine rules shake up summer travel plans

New UK quarantine rules shake up summer travel plans

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The Lunt family from Bath, in western England, had planned to visit Spain this summer but like so many British holidaymakers have had their plans upended by the coronavirus pandemic. The family-of-five, who had booked two weeks on the Balearic islan

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Beat the heat with a walrus retreat

Beat the heat with a walrus retreat

heat Beat retreat

Much of western Europe was sweltering in a heatwave on Friday, but visitors to one Belgian safari park could at least seek shelter in an igloo with a cool view. Six Arctic-themed rooms at the Pairi Daiza resort have been given underwater windows ont

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