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Australia coronavirus restrictions

Your guide to what’s open and what’s allowed this June

June will mark the beginning of the end for coronavirus closures as state restrictions ease even further. Here’s what to get excited about in each state.

Japan might pay for part of your holiday

Japan is the latest country offering to fund part of your holiday

Keep Japan on your radar because the Japanese government is considering a new scheme to boost tourism that involves covering part of your travel expenses.

Travel in Europe: borders opening in time for summer

After months of lockdowns Europe is slowly starting to allow travel again. Here’s what countries are opening their borders first.

Staycations and daytrips: travel restrictions easing this month

Domestic travel restrictions in Australia are slowly starting to ease. Here’s your state-by-state rundown of what’s allowed and what’s not. 

World's Best Airport: Changi Airport Singapore

The world’s best airports for 2020 have been announced

Research firm Skytrax has announced the winners of the World Airport Awards 2020 to bring some positive news during one of the industry’s toughest times.

Countries around the world that are easing coronavirus restrictions

From Europe to Asia, here’s some of the latest updates around the world from the countries paving their way back to normalcy (and those not doing so well).

Sicily

Sicily is offering to pay for half your travel costs if you visit after Covid-19

To encourage tourists to visit post-pandemic, the Italian island is offering to pay for half of your flights and a third of your accommodation costs.

New seat design for air travel post coronavirus. Image: Aviointeriors

Is this the future for economy-class travel after COVID-19?

An aircraft interior design firm has unveiled two new seat designs that make close proximity on planes safer among passengers.

Virgin Australia goes into voluntary administration

Virgin Australia enters voluntary administration after crippling coronavirus impact

Australia’s number two airline, Virgin Australia, has announced it has entered into voluntary administration in order to manage their $5 billion debt pile.

Himalayas visible in India

The Himalayas are visible from India for the first time in 30 years

While the country has been in lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19, air pollution levels have dropped significantly revealing some spectacular views.

flying after coronavirus

3 reasons why flying will not be the same after the coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic has been the worst crisis the aviation and airline industry has ever faced, meaning returning to ‘normal’ is almost impossible.

Easter travel restrictions

Everything you need to know about Easter travel restrictions

If you’re still thinking of planning a nice getaway or family outing this weekend you might want to reconsider as it is now law to stay put.