Travel Advisory

US reports four more suspected cases of monkeypox; CDC issues new travel advisory

Following the advent of the monkeypox threat around the globe, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a new monkeypox warning asd the nation is investigating four new suspected cases, according to Xinhua. As monkeypox spreads, the CDC is advising tourists to take extra precautions in order to limit the spread. Monkeypox is a disease that is caused by infection with the monkeypox virus, which has been discovered in 16 nations worldwide, including the United States.  

Recently, one confirmed case of monkeypox has been recorded in the US, in a man from Massachusetts who recently returned

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Expert Summer Travel Advice For Your Next Vacation

It’s going to be a busy summer travel season. And different.

The summer travel advice from experts is different, too.

Domestic travel volume will rise 16% over last year, with almost 75% of Americans planning to travel domestically for summer vacations, according to Allianz Partners’ Top 10 Summer Destinations review. And travel to Europe will soar 600% over last year. ​​

“The floodgates have opened,” says Valentina O’Kane, owner of Incognito Global Travel, an affiliate of Embark Beyond. “People are rushing to

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Media Advisory – Government of Canada to announce major support for events and tourism experiences in Edmonton and across Alberta

EDMONTON, AB, May 20, 2022 /CNW/ – The Honourable Randy Boissonnault, Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, on behalf of the Honourable Daniel Vandal, Minister responsible for PrairiesCan, will announce federal support for a wide range of initiatives that will stimulate the local economy in Edmonton and position Alberta’s visitor economy for long-term growth.

Government of Canada to announce major support for events and tourism experiences in Edmonton and across Alberta (CNW Group/Prairies Economic Development Canada)

Joining Minister Boissonnault will be Martin Long, Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business and Tourism, Government of Alberta; Roger Kramers

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Impact of Russia and Ukraine War on The Travel Industry

War is always a deterrent to all GOOD things, and Russia’s invasion on Ukraine is no exception. The struggle of travel industry due to Covid-19 doesn’t need any explanation. It has barely recovered with the vaccination drives and relaxation in travel restrictions when the war played the foul game. Here are the key impacts of the Russia-Ukraine conflict on the industry.

#1. Impact on Airfare

The increased sanction on the energy sector in Russia has resulted in the increase of jet fuel prices. Jet fuel price makes 25% of an airline’s operation and Russia is one of the major suppliers

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