Tourism News
Japan Changes Entry Restrictions from June

Japan Changes Entry Restrictions from June

On June 1, 2022, the government of Japan has introduced a new system dividing countries or regions into three groups classified by risk. From now on, travelers in the low-risk blue group will not have

Tourism News
Turkey Lifts All Covid Entry Restrictions

Turkey Lifts All Covid Entry Restrictions

The Ministry Interior of Turkey announced that PCR tests would not be asked from visitors arriving from abroad starting on Wednesday, June 1.  The ministry said rules and measures against the pandemic were being determined based

Cruise News
Jennifer Lopez Is Giving Away Virgin Voyages Vacations

Jennifer Lopez Is Giving Away Virgin Voyages Vacations

Jennifer Lopez has teamed up with Virgin Voyages to give away 1,000 cabins for people to set sail the Virgin way. As part of her new role as the company’s Chef Entertainment and Lifestyle Officer,

Tourism News
Whereverfamily.com Announces the Winners of the 2022 Wherever Awards

Whereverfamily.com Announces the Winners of the 2022 Wherever Awards

WhereverFamily, Global Traveler’s sister web publication, is the trusted source for family travel, bringing readers daily content on all things family travel at a variety of budgets, destinations, familial configurations and much more. Readers from

People
Hertz Announces Liz Bowyer as Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs

Hertz Announces Liz Bowyer as Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs

Hertz today announced that Liz Bowyer has joined the company as executive vice president of corporate affairs, effective June 1. Bowyer will be responsible for Hertz's strategic approach to communications, corporate reputation, and the company's

Hotels & Resorts
New Luxury Hotel in Doha Opens This Month

New Luxury Hotel in Doha Opens This Month

Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts unveils Le Royal Méridien Doha, marking the European-born brand’s debut in Qatar. Located in the heart of the country’s future city, Lusail, the 377-room luxury hotel in Doha encourages guests

Hotels & Resorts
First ibis Budget Hotel Opens in Tbilisi, Georgia

First ibis Budget Hotel Opens in Tbilisi, Georgia

Accor announces the opening of the ibis budget Tbilisi Center, the first hotel of this brand in Georgia and the Group's fourth property in the country. ibis budget in Tbilisi will pleasantly surprise its guests

Hotels & Resorts
Africa Hotel Development: Survey

Africa Hotel Development: Survey

Africa hotel development: It’s Egypt, Morocco, Accor & Marriott Just four words are needed to sum up the main findings of this year’s African hotel chain development pipeline survey conducted by W Hospitality Group, in

Tourism News
Italy Drops All Travel Restrictions

Italy Drops All Travel Restrictions

Many European countries have relaxed travel restrictions in spring. However, Italy had severe restrictions in place. From 1 June, Italy is removing travel restrictions, at least temporarily. Since the 1st June 2022, the green pass is