Italy travel

ITA Airways: Everything about the new Italian airline

(CNN) – They’ve long dominated the food and fashion worlds, this year they’ve dominated sports, and now they’re aiming for the skies. The new Italian national airline, ITA Airways, was launched on Friday with the promise to restore pride to its national airline, after Alitalia, the former Italian airline, went …

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Singapore travel stocks surge after government extends entry without quarantine to more countries

By Yifan Wang Shares of Singapore travel and hospitality companies soared on Monday, after the city-state government said it would allow vaccinated travelers from more countries to enter Singapore without quarantine. Singapore Airlines jumped 9.6%, while airline catering company SATS Ltd. increased 5.0% and casino operator Genting Singapore gained 5.5%. …

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Giants-Dodgers playoffs, Fleet Week, Warriors game

SAN FRANCISCO – This weekend, which will feature the Giants’s National League Division Series showdown against the Dodgers, the San Francisco Italian Heritage Festival and Parade, and Fleet Week, could solidify a slight increase in tourism for the city, an increase in ridership for BART, as well as congested traffic. …

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Reflections on international education in Italy

NEW Reflections on education in Italy Editorial team October 2, 2021 – 6:34 PM to share We choose the advice of local education experts with thoughtful contributions from Simon Gammell, director of the British Institute; Carla Guarducci, President and CEO, Lorenzo De ‘Medici – The Italian International Institute; Alexandre colombo, …

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The most user-friendly passports in 2021

If you hold a passport from Japan, Singapore, Germany and South Korea, congratulations! You have the world’s most user-friendly passports and can travel visa-free or visa-on-arrival to over 190 countries around the world. It is according to the Henley Passport Index, a quarterly ranking of the world’s most powerful passports …

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Italian airline Neos offers direct flights from JFK to Milan

WHY IT RATES: Flying with Neos is a convenient way for travelers to visit Milan, as well as other destinations across Europe. —Codie Liermann, editor-in-chief Neos, Italy’s second-largest Italian airline, has received official approval from the US Department of Transportation to operate scheduled passenger flights to and from the United …

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Seychelles welcomes green light for travel from Italy

Italy’s Health Ministry is opening COVID-free experimental travel corridor for “controlled tourist routes” outside of Europe. This corridor eliminates the need for COVID-19 precautionary quarantine on arrival or return from destination. A record 27,289 Italian tourists visited Seychelles in 2019, when it was the destination’s fourth largest source market. The …

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Norway launches travel-related app “Travel Ready”

The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has launched its travel app known as ‘Travel Ready’ or Reiseklar, which contains travel information and allows its users to register before leaving on a trip to the country or to abroad. “Reiseklar’s aim is to make useful and requested information even more readily …

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What the famous Italian hermit did next

Silvia Marchetti, CNN For almost 33 years he lived a hermit life on a beautiful island in the Mediterranean, where he was the only inhabitant. Mauro Morandi, known as the Italian Robinson Crusoe after developing a loyal following online, was the keeper of the Sardinian island of Budelli, embracing the …

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A promising winter for European ski resorts

Matterhorn at sunrise, Cerium-faintly, Valais, Switzerland, Matterhorn im Sonnenaufgang, Zermatt, … [+] Wallis, Switzerland. (Photo by: Bildagentur-online / Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Bildagentur-online / Universal Images Group via Getty Images For American skiers and snowboarders looking forward to their annual ski trip to Switzerland, Austria, Italy or France, …

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Does Italy impose COVID passes for all workers?

The rules regarding COVID-19 vaccinations and their implications for people’s lives have sparked debate around the world. Requirement In the midst of these discussions, an alleged Italian plan for COVID passes linked to vaccination status sparked an online conversation. Some social media users, who questioned the impact on freedoms, said …

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12 bits of positive news

There are 12 good reasons to be optimistic in the travel world right now. Photo: iStock I understand. It’s sadness there. Even if you aren’t locked in right now, the travel world isn’t exactly filled with positivity. Many state borders remain closed in Australia; the ban on travel abroad is …

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Britain plans to relax COVID-19 travel rules for England

Announcement on relaxation of rules expected later Friday Costly tests could be done away with for those vaccinated entirely Destinations can be classified as high or low risk Industry warns against relaxing rules Travel shares increase from 4 to 5% LONDON, Sept. 17 (Reuters) – The UK government will consider …

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List of EU countries restricting US travelers on the rise

The list of restrictions for people traveling from the United States to Europe is growing as members of the European Union implement new rules amid the COVID-19 pandemic. EU countries including Spain, Denmark, Italy and Norway are tightening restrictions on tourists from the United States following the Withdrawal by the …

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The liveliest new hotels to discover in Italy

“For me, Aman is the number one hotel brand,” says hotel co-owner Ugo Pizzinini. “Becoming a partner hotel will put us more in the international spotlight and allow us to elevate what we already have. “ Still in northern Italy, Mandarin Oriental, Lake Como (Lake Como) has just launched a …

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Country tightens entry requirements for U.S. tourists

Italy added testing and self-isolation requirements for American travelers in the wake of the European Union remove the United States from its safe travel list. While the most dramatic policy changes affect unvaccinated travelers – who are always welcome to enter the country, as long as they take the time …

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The governor went to Italy | Sheneman

I’m never the type to scold when public servants take a vacation. It’s hard work with long hours and everyone deserves a vacation to relax and reset, but… flying into your Italian villa during a global pandemic is a bad look. Who the hell thought it was a good idea …

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7 best things to do in beautiful Calabria

It was during a stopover leaving Colombia and returning to Canada that I met two Italians who were living in Canada. We had coffee together and started sharing stories from our travels. Although Canadian through and through, they had Italian roots. Roots that came from Calabria. A well-traveled adventurer, I …

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Dutch tourist attacked by compatriots in Italy

An 18-year-old Dutchman was assaulted by four compatriots in Garda, northern Italy, at the end of July. The four reportedly kicked and beat the victim until the 18-year-old fell to the ground. Then they left. The four Dutch, aged 20 and 21, could be found by the authorities. They were …

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Oliver Daemen, who accompanied Bezos on his trip to space, says he never ordered from Amazon, Science News

Oliver Daemen, a Dutch teenager who became the world’s youngest space traveler this week, surprised billionaire Jeff Bezos on his exploration company Blue Origin’s maiden flight by telling him he had never ordered anything on Amazon.com. Oliver Daemen, an 18-year-old physics student, accompanied Bezos, his brother Mark Bezos and 82-year-old …

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Perillo Tours will resume tours in Italy in August

WHY IT RATES: Perillo will begin taking guests to Italy on August 29. —Janeen Christoff, Senior Editor, TravelPulse Perillo Tours, a leader in accompanied travel in Italy for 76 years, has announced the official restart of its operations in Italy with the 14-day Italy North Classic itinerary through Rome, Sorrento, …

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How to get there and what to see in Ravello, Italy

Ravello is a great alternative to the more expensive options along the Almafi Coast, and it’s your guide on what to see and how to get there. Whenever most people think of Italy, the mind immediately turns to pizza. Yes, Italy is almost known for pizza. After all, pizza originates …

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Revival of tourism in Italy: emerging post-pandemic hope

The Tourist Consortium of Maratea in the Basilicata region in southern Italy was made up of local authorities and parliamentarians of Lucanian origin, as well as the national and international press, with the extraordinary remote participation of the Minister of Tourism Massimo Garavaglia. They all gathered at the Hotel Villa …

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