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Travel Agents

WATCH: Travel agent’s video documents COVID-19’s impact on the industry

A Victorian-based agent has created an absolute tearjerker of a video recounting the sector’s experiences during COVID-19, and reminding us all how resilient agents truly are.

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Cruise

WATCH: Dream Cruises produces delightfully cringeworthy safety video

Dream Cruises has taken a leaf out of the airline playbook by turning its safety instructions into a fun video. It’s overly cheesy, but kinda cute.

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Cruise

Aussie cruise dancer creates amazing paper bag outfits while quarantined

Similarly, Travel Weekly’s editor has made his own outfits using leftover beer bottles during lockdown. However, they’re nowhere near as good as these, and a lot more clinky.

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Aviation

Court rules airlines don’t have to compensate passengers if ‘biting incidents’ delay flights

Did a mauling from Hannibal Lecter sidetrack one of your client’s flights? Well, the EU’s highest court says they better not expect to be compensated for a delay.

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Destinations

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.

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Destinations

“Wish you were here”: American artists get creative in time of coronavirus

In Seattle and Texas, art has flourished throughout isolation, with creative messages of hope and inspiration popping up in some of the most unexpected of places.

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Aviation

Virgin Australia staff take on #DontRushChallenge, wield lightsabers for Star Wars Day

Despite all the uncertainty surrounding Virgin Australia’s future, staff at the beleaguered airline are still generating plenty of positive vibes on social media.

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Wholesalers

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. 

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Travel Agents

MTA showcases how clients can ‘roam from home’

The crafty folk over at MTA have been having a bit of fun during self-isolation, travelling all over the world from the comfort of their homes.

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Tourism

WATCH: Filmmaker cleverly recreates skiing holiday at home

Showing everyone that social distancing doesn’t mean missing out on a holiday, this guy cleverly transformed his house into ski slopes.

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Destinations

Destination Wrap: SATC expands to loungeroom tourism, live stream South Africa’s national parks + MORE!

Ready for a wrap that’s equal parts fluff, form and function? Enter this week’s Destination Wrap.

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Destinations

Security guard becomes social media icon after taking over cowboy museum’s Twitter account

Amid public closures due to COVID-19 around the world, a museum employee has become an instant social media sensation.

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