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CDC Says Florida Lawsuit Imperils Summer Cruises to Alaska

CDC Says Florida Lawsuit Imperils Summer Cruises to Alaska

TRAVEL | Jun 4, 2021

U.S. officials say Florida's lawsuit against the federal government over conditions for cruise lines to resume sailing could threaten plans to restart cruising in Alaska.

Vacation Chaos as UK Removes Portugal From Travel Green List

Vacation Chaos as UK Removes Portugal From Travel Green List

TRAVEL | By Jill Lawless | Jun 4, 2021

Britain said Thursday that it is removing Portugal from its list of COVID-safe travel destinations, meaning thousands of U.K. residents currently on vacation there face the prospect of 10 days' quarantine on return.

First Cruise Ship Sails Through Venice Since Pandemic's Start

First Cruise Ship Sails Through Venice Since Pandemic's Start

TRAVEL | By Colleen Barry | Jun 4, 2021

Early risers in Venice were surprised Thursday to see a cruise ship nosing down the Giudecca canal for the first time since the start of the pandemic, despite repeated government pledges to reroute such huge vessels due to safety and environmental concern

Airlines Urge the G7 Nations to Help International Travel

Airlines Urge the G7 Nations to Help International Travel

TRAVEL | Jun 3, 2021

The airline industry is ratcheting up its campaign to ease border restrictions and allow more international travel — even by people who aren't vaccinated against coronavirus — despite high infection rates in many countries.

After Pandemic Pause, Avengers Swing and Soar Into Disneyland

After Pandemic Pause, Avengers Swing and Soar Into Disneyland

TRAVEL | By Andrew Dalton | Jun 3, 2021

The Avengers Campus seeks to be an immersive experience that allows guests to become super-heroic across a series of rides, shows and eateries from the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Put a Rainbow Stamp in Your Passport with ToursByLocals

Put a Rainbow Stamp in Your Passport with ToursByLocals

TRAVEL | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 1, 2021

ToursByLocals brings LGBTQ travelers together with knowledgeable guides who offer personal perspectives on the LGBTQ culture and history of destinations around the world.

Australian Court Upholds Ban on Most International Travel

Australian Court Upholds Ban on Most International Travel

TRAVEL | By Rod McGuirk | Jun 1, 2021

An Australian court on Tuesday rejected a challenge to the federal government's draconian power to prevent most citizens from leaving the country so that they don't bring COVID-19 home.

Heathrow Opens Terminal for High-Risk Travelers

Heathrow Opens Terminal for High-Risk Travelers

TRAVEL | Jun 1, 2021

London's Heathrow Airport has reopened a terminal that was mothballed during the coronavirus pandemic to handle passengers now arriving from high-risk countries. Critics say the action should have been taken sooner.

Buttigieg Urges Travelers to Respect Mask Mandates on Planes

Buttigieg Urges Travelers to Respect Mask Mandates on Planes

TRAVEL | By Hope Yen | Jun 1, 2021

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg urged travelers to respect flight attendants and crew members who enforce federal mask mandates on planes, pledging strict federal enforcement against abuse at a time of increasingly unruly behavior by passengers.

Temptation Sundays Returns to Vegas' Luxor Hotel & Casino

Temptation Sundays Returns to Vegas' Luxor Hotel & Casino

TRAVEL | May 30, 2021

The hottest pool ticket in town is back as Temptation Sundays returns to Luxor Hotel & Casino for its 11th sizzling season. Beginning May 23, Las Vegas' longest-running LGBTQ pool party will be held at Luxor's North Pool every Sunday.

Party of 4? Your Trail is Ready. Busy Parks Try Reservations

Party of 4? Your Trail is Ready. Busy Parks Try Reservations

TRAVEL | By Michael Hill | May 30, 2021

The reservation system offers a trade-off to visitors, sacrificing spontaneity and ease of access for benefits like a guaranteed parking spot and more elbow room in the woods.

Summer Travel Forecast Calls for Longer Waits, Fewer Choices

Summer Travel Forecast Calls for Longer Waits, Fewer Choices

TRAVEL | By John Seewer | May 30, 2021

After a year of coronavirus lockdowns, the start of summer beckons with vacation plans made possible by relaxed COVID-19 restrictions. But a severe worker shortage brings a warning for travelers: Expect delays and pack a little patience.

Egypt Bets on Ancient Finds to Pull Tourism Out of Pandemic

Egypt Bets on Ancient Finds to Pull Tourism Out of Pandemic

TRAVEL | By Sam Magdy | May 30, 2021

As some European countries re-open to international tourists, Egypt has already been trying for months to attract them to its archaeological sites and museums.

Natural Wonders: The Best National Parks for LGBTQ Travelers

Natural Wonders: The Best National Parks for LGBTQ Travelers

TRAVEL | By Kelsy Chauvin | May 29, 2021

Did you know our National Parks, National Monuments, Memorials, Recreation Areas, Preserves, Shores and other historical sites are filled with LGBTQ history?

Travel Numbers Climb as Americans Hit Road for the Holiday

Travel Numbers Climb as Americans Hit Road for the Holiday

TRAVEL | By David Koenig | May 29, 2021

Americans hit the road in near-record numbers at the start of the Memorial Day weekend, as their eagerness to break free from coronavirus confinement overcame higher prices for flights, gasoline and hotels.

In Time for Summer, Europe Sees Dramatic Fall in Virus Cases

In Time for Summer, Europe Sees Dramatic Fall in Virus Cases

TRAVEL | By Nicole Winfield, Frank Jordans, Colleen Barry | May 29, 2021

Coronavirus infections, hospitalizations and deaths are plummeting across the continent. Now, vaccination rates are accelerating across Europe, and with them, the promise of summer vacations.

'Dr. Beach' Says Powerful Hawaii Shoreline is 2021's Best

'Dr. Beach' Says Powerful Hawaii Shoreline is 2021's Best

TRAVEL | May 28, 2021

Cruising along the west side of Hawaii's Big Island, the landscape is dominated by ancient volcanic flows and jagged shorelines. Then you get to Hapuna Beach.

The Old and the New at Rebuilt LaGuardia Airport

The Old and the New at Rebuilt LaGuardia Airport

TRAVEL | By Craig Ruttle | May 28, 2021

A multibillion dollar makeover of New York City's LaGuardia Airport isn't completely wiping away the airport's storied past.

WorldPride and EuroGames Happening in Scandinavia with COVID-19 Safety Precautions

WorldPride and EuroGames Happening in Scandinavia with COVID-19 Safety Precautions

TRAVEL | By Kelsy Chauvin | May 27, 2021

The extraordinary LGBTQ event marks the first time both international festivals will join in one destination. But with COVID-19 still a significant health and safety concern, Copenhagen 2021 organizers are preparing to adapt as needed.

The Pines Re-Opens to Full Capacity this Memorial Day Weekend

The Pines Re-Opens to Full Capacity this Memorial Day Weekend

TRAVEL | May 27, 2021

What a difference a year makes. "It's a whole new Pines," confirms Pines owner, PJ McAteer, who has been on the island for several weeks now, preparing for the summer season. 

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