Here in Europe, jetting off for a long weekend holiday in another country was a common occurrence pre-pandemic. With a whole continent on our doorstep, we took advantage of cheap flights and short travel distances to enjoy fleeting trips that flew by. We could jet off across the English Channel or hop on a train and be in a different country in less than an hour, border hopping to our heart’s content. As we move into the second year of the Covid-19 pandemic, will weekends away ever resume?
Wondering whether or not you should travel right now? Although many countries have restrictions on travel, it is still possible to take trips between certain destinations or if you are willing to quarantine on arrival. Here are some of the pros and cons for and against travelling during the pandemic. Take some time to consider these prior to booking your trip.
Stress is a normal part of everyday life. From deadlines to relationship problems, there always seems to be something to worry about. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, people worldwide have had to face a unique new source of stress on top of it
2020 may have been a strange year for travel, but many of us still managed a couple of trips during local lulls in Covid cases. Those of us who travelled this year will have experienced pandemic-related changes such as quarantines, increased cleanliness and wearing face masks – but what have been the big trends in the way we’ve travelled this year?
Although the COVID-19 pandemic has forced international airlines to reduce or suspend services on a dramatic scale, some airlines are optimistically planning to resume and add routes and are enhancing services offered to customers. Here is an overview of some of the changes in the works or already in effect. These plans are subject to change given the unpredictability of the pandemic and its effects on international travel.
If you are managing to travel at the moment, within your own country or to a location that is accessible via a travel bridge, you’re probably experiencing a different type of holiday than you are used to.
Hotels in every corner of the world have been hit hard by COVID-19’s impact on travel, as some have temporarily closed, and others have gone completely out of business. But with new safety protocols in place, many are welcoming guests again and are even opening new hotels.
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