Tourism News
Ireland Stops Visa-Free Travel for Refugees from the EU

Ireland Stops Visa-Free Travel for Refugees from the EU

The visa-free regime was suspended for 12 months for citizens arriving from 20 countries: Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain,

Hotels & Resorts
Kimpton Opens New Hotel in Mallorca

Kimpton Opens New Hotel in Mallorca

Kimpton announces its first resort hotel in Europe will open later this summer. Located in Mallorca, Kimpton Aysla Mallorca will be open year-round, emulating a sanctuary of luxury and wellness and representing an important step

Tourism News
Russians Face Difficulties in Obtaining Schengen Visa

Russians Face Difficulties in Obtaining Schengen Visa

During the summer holiday season, Russians faced difficulties in obtaining Schengen visas through the visa centers of European countries popular with tourists: according to travel agencies interviewed by RBC, there are no free windows in

Aviation News
Icelandair Includes Baggage Handlers in the Crew on Flights to Amsterdam

Icelandair Includes Baggage Handlers in the Crew on Flights to Amsterdam

Icelandair has included two baggage handlers in the crew on flights to Amsterdam due to the mess that is currently observed at the main airport of the Netherlands, Schiphol. The situation is very unusual, the

Railway News
Renfe Offers Free Tickets for Trips in Spain

Renfe Offers Free Tickets for Trips in Spain

From September, it will be possible to travel for free on various trains of the state company Renfe. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced that tickets will be free from September 1 until the end

Tourism News
Travelling with Pets to Poland – New Rules

Travelling with Pets to Poland – New Rules

Animal health certificates and rabies antibody test results will no longer be required when crossing the border to Poland. According to the new rules, it will be possible to import pets (cats, dogs and ferrets)

Hotels & Resorts
Hotel Indigo Opens New Hotel in New York

Hotel Indigo Opens New Hotel in New York

Hotel Indigo has expanded its offering in New York City with the brand’s second opening this year and its fourth property overall in the city. Hotel Indigo Flushing is minutes from Flushing Main Street –

Aviation News
SAS Reaches Agreements with SAS Scandinavia Pilots’ Unions

SAS Reaches Agreements with SAS Scandinavia Pilots’ Unions

After 15 days of strike, SAS and SAS Scandinavia pilots’ unions have concluded mediation. The parties have agreed on new 5.5-year collective bargaining agreements and flights operated by SAS Scandinavia will resume according to their

Tourism News
The World’s Most Powerful Passports in 2022

The World’s Most Powerful Passports in 2022

Passport holders with the greatest global access are currently the most restricted and reluctant to enjoy their travel freedom, according to the latest results from the Henley Passport Index, which is based on exclusive and

Tourism News
Russian Passport Holders Cut Off from the Rest of the World

Russian Passport Holders Cut Off from the Rest of the World

Russian passport holders are more cut off from the rest of the world than ever before, as sanctions, travel bans, and airspace closures limit Russian citizens from accessing all but a few destinations in Asia

Cultural Tourism
Vilnius Digitally “Locked Up” Putin in Prison

Vilnius Digitally “Locked Up” Putin in Prison

Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, is making a political stance against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in a digital world—a life-size cardboard cutout of the dictator Vladimir Putin was put behind bars in one of the