European Travel Commission Urges EU Commission to Replace Quarantine With Testing

More than 20 travel and tourism associations, including the European Travel Commission (ETC), have sent an open letter to the European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, asking her to address the issue of the ongoing decrease in air passenger … Read More

Germany Tells Holders of Expired Schengen Visas to Leave the Country Before October 1

Holders of expired Schengen Visas, who’ve been stranded in Germany, unable to leave for their home country due to existing travel restrictions and absence of travel means, have been asked by the German Authorities to leave the country until September … Read More

Spain Wants Gibraltar to Become Part of the Schengen Zone

Authorities in Spain have proposed to add Gibraltar to the borderless area of Schengen, after the Brexit transition period, in order to facilitate the movement between these territories. According to Politico, Spain presented this idea during various meetings that were … Read More

ICC, WTTC Introduce Quick Restart Guide for Travel and Tourism Businesses

A set of recommendations has been introduced by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which are among the world’s leading tourism bodies, in a bid to help businesses to safely reopen to … Read More