La Gomera Chosen to Pilot a Spanish Track and Trace App

At the end of June in La Gomera, the Government of the Canary Islands will pilot a track and trace COVID-19 app in collaboration with the Canary Islands Health Service, Spain’s Ministry of Health, Spain’s Secretary of State for Digitization and Artificial Intelligence, and the European Directorate-General for Innovation and Technological Support (ITEC). The aim…

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France Re-Opening Plan

Due to the improved health situation in France and in Europe, and in accordance with the European Commission’s recommendations, at midnight (0:00, Paris time) on 15th June, France lifted all restrictions on movement at its European internal borders (land, air and sea), which were enforced in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. From 15th June,…

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Applications for the Portuguese Tourism Schools are Now Open

Through its network of 12 schools, the Portuguese Tourist Board trains more 3,000 students per year, contributing to the competitiveness and quality of the service provided by the country’s tourism sector. The Portuguese Tourist Board is delighted to announce that applications to the Portuguese Tourism Schools are now open, until July 15. Both national and…

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All Business in Barbados to Re-Open from Monday, June 15th

All businesses in Barbados have been given the all clear to reopen on Monday, June 15, 2020 following the country’s restriction of various services in the fight against COVID-19.   Prime Minister of Barbados, the Hon. Mia Amor Mottley, made the announcement stating that the decision was made based on public health recommendations, in conjunction…

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Eiffel Tower Re-Opening Plan

After more than three months of closure, the Société d’Exploitation de la Tour Eiffel (SETE) has announced the Eiffel Tower’s reopening starting on Thursday, June 25, 2020. With this, strict measures will be enforced to protect the health of all the monument’s visitors and workers. Patrick Branco Ruivo, general manager of the Société d’Exploitation de…

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Turismo de Portugal launches Clean & Safe Platform

  Press release date: 12th June 2020   The Portuguese Tourist Board has launched an official platform to allow tourists to search for establishments which have adhered to the Clean & Safe stamp, a health and safety measure established earlier this year by the tourist board, in response to  the COVID-19 pandemic.   Developed by Infraspeak, with the support of…

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The Canary Islands for Kids

As the world begins to re-open to travel, now is the perfect time to start planning your next trip with the kids! From beautiful long beaches and glistening shallow water to theme parks and watersports, the Canary Islands has something for even the most demanding mini traveler. Read on to find out more… Siam Park,…

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Students Say Coronavirus Will Not Put Them Off Travelling During 2020

The coronavirus pandemic brought with it much ambiguity surrounding our day-to-day life, from public transport to eating-out and everything in between. But, one of the biggest questions is what the future will hold for the travel industry. With borders beginning to re-open, the dream of travel in 2020 is becoming a reality once again. Tropical…

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