Chairman of Irish tourism authority resigns after holidaying in Italy
The chairman has copped widespread criticism for taking a jaunt to the Mediterranean while tourism authorities plead with the Irish to holiday locally.
Italian officials call out EasyJet for “racist” advert
The allegations could not come at a worse time for EasyJet, as the airline prepares to cut 30 per cent of its staff and sell three of its major UK bases.
Denmark attracts 8km queue of German tourists as EU borders reopen again
European nations have begun easing border controls, with German tourists entering Denmark enmasse for summer holidays.
WATCH: Leaning Tower of Pisa reopens with commemorative COVID-19 flash mob
Some of Italy’s major attractions are re-emerging from the country’s three-month coronavirus lockdown and beginning to welcome visitors again.
Sicily offers to chip in for your holiday if you visit post-COVID-19
Need an excuse to visit Italy’s most beautiful island once travel restrictions ease? How about if the destination foots a chunk of the bill?
Bunnik Tours celebrates international guides in ‘Still Dreaming’ campaign
Bunnik Tours is celebrating the lives of its local guides, who can’t wait to welcome travellers back to their destinations.
Aussies advised to “reconsider” cruising, as whole of Italy enters lockdown
by Ali Coulton
DFAT is advising Aussies to think twice before taking an overseas cruise due to the rapid spread of coronavirus.
Coronavirus: 10 killed in quarantine hotel collapse, as Northern Italy goes into lockdown
This comes as an infected worker in an Aussie hotel ignored quarantine advice and went to work infected, and yet another cruise is forced into quarantine.
Coronavirus: Tourism pioneer becomes first Australian casualty as another travel ban imposed
A passenger who was on board Diamond Princess has become the first Australian to die of coronavirus, as the government imposes travel sanctions on Iran and one of the world’s largest travel trade shows cancels.
Uproar over Rome’s plans to build a barrier around the Trevi Fountain
Critics have called plans to put an anti-tourist barricade around one of the city’s most iconic attractions “truly foolish”.
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