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Plane passenger faces up to 20 years in prison for allegedly assaulting flight attendant

The cabin crew member was left bruised and rattled after a woman reportedly attacked them for interrupting her husband’s beauty sleep.

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G Adventures adds 13 new US trips, kicks off massive Cyber Sale

The small-group adventure travel gang have just doubled their US offering AND are slinging discounts of up to 30 per cent off a huge range of trips.

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Destinations

US to lift border restrictions for fully-vaxxed air travellers

Biden has decided enough is enough with the so-called ‘212f’ restrictions that the US has imposed on 33 countries.

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Aviation

“Is this real life?”: Woman caught smoking mid-flight

Thank god for unruly passengers and the humble smartphone camera. Travel Weekly’s newsletters wouldn’t even be half as entertaining without them.

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Destinations

“They’re very keen to engage with us”: Tourism Minister provides update on travel bubble candidates

by Huntley Mitchell

On top of the usual suspects, Dan Tehan has been engaging in ‘bubble’ conversations with a couple of other countries.

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Destinations

Europe to reopen its borders to US travellers with or without COVID vaccination

While ScoMo has doubled down on Australia’s hard border stance, the EU has reportedly added six new countries to its list of desired travellers.

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Destinations

Influencer couple face deportation over Bali face mask prank

Today, in mildly offensive influencer stunts, these two doofuses have had their passports seized after using face paint instead of a face covering.

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Destinations

CDC makes mask-wearing on public transport compulsory in the US

Meanwhile, our office dog has made it compulsory for all employees to give her pats whenever we walk past. Those who do not comply wind up with wet patches under their desks.

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Thai police arrest 89 foreigners in party raid

Police have busted a bar shindig for breaching COVID-19 restrictions on one of Thailand’s most notorious party islands.

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Aviation

Flight evacuated following threatening note

Passengers have been evacuated from a plane at an international airport in the US after flight attendants uncovered a written threat.

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Destinations

APAC countries dominate the latest passport rankings

They might seem fairly useless right now, but that hasn’t stopped Henley & Partners from churning out its latest passport index.

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Australia updates travel warning for the US following Capitol Hill riots

by Ali Coulton

It comes as travel companies scramble to disassociate themselves from those involved in the riots and the Trump administration in general. Even the city of New York has jumped on the bandwagon.

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