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7 Fun Winter Travel Destinations

For some, a winter vacation means snow and skiing. For others, it means escaping to warmer climates for sun and sand. Fortunately, there are vacation destinations with any type of weather for any budget. Whether you are looking for an affordable family escape or a luxurious couple getaway, our list offers multiple options.

With the coronavirus pandemic still raging, it’s important to check travel restrictions for international and interstate travel. State and local mandates vary widely, and even the rules between venues can differ. Some concert halls and sports arenas require proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test prior

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U.S. issues ‘Do Not Travel’ warning for Canada [Video]

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and U.S. State Department on Monday advised against travel to neighboring Canada because of a rising number of COVID-19 cases as the Omicron variant spreads. 

The CDC elevated its travel recommendation to “Level Four: Very High” for Canada, telling Americans they should avoid travel, while the State Department also on Monday issued its “Level Four: Do Not Travel” advisory for Canada citing COVID-19 cases. 

The CDC, which lists about 80 destinations worldwide at Level Four, also raised the island of Curacao to Level Four. 

In November, the United States

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Top travel destination Britons dream of named

Britons are hoping an overseas holiday will be on the cards this year, with 61 percent of people saying they plan to go abroad in the next 12 months, according to ABTA. Holidaymakers’ confidence is rising, fuelled by the last two years being relatively travel-free for most people.

European Travel Information and Authorisation System (ETIAS) found a quarter of Britons spent the pandemic making a bucket list of destinations they want to visit.

It’s no surprise, according to Mark Tanzer, chief executive of ABTA – The Travel Association.

He said: “Foreign holidays have always been a chance to escape

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‘All unavailable’: PCR travel tests ‘nightmare’ due to shortages

Holidaymakers coming back to the UK still need to take a Day 2 PCR test and self-isolate until they have a negative result. Until the next travel update, which is expected in the coming days, anyone coming back to the UK is faced with travel restrictions.

The country is experiencing test shortages and this is causing problems for Britons trying to come home after the holidays.

A Day 2 PCR test needs to be booked before entering the country, with holidaymakers needing to self-isolate until they receive a negative result.

On Twitter, Lisa Francesca Nand said: “Hearing reports of very

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