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Read more: Turkey to welcome all British tourists with or without Covid vaccine

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Turkish Tourism minister Mehmet Ersoy said the country is "looking forward to welcoming British tourists with open arms" this summer. Turkey expects to welcome visitors this summer without requiring evidence of vaccination, the tourism minister has said. In addition, British travellers are unlikely to need to take PCR tests before arrival due to the success…

Read more: Breaking News: Cyprus to welcome vaccinated Brits from 1 May (but we can probably only leave the UK later)

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Cyprus will allow British tourists who have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 into the country without restrictions from 1 May, a tourism minister has said. However, UK government travel restrictions will still be in force with the earliest possible date for the resumption of international holidays being 17 May. “We have informed the British government…

Read more: 'Vaccine passport' update: vaccinated tourists could be 'fast-tracked' for holidays to Spain

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Vaccinated Brits hoping for a sunny holiday in Spain could be “fast-tracked”, Spain's foreign minister has said. Arancha Gonzalez said British tourists who could prove they had had the vaccine, may be welcomed to the country sooner than originally thought. She told the BBC: “What we have in mind is that obviously people with vaccine…

Read more: We asked our users 'in which country did you experience the greatest hospitality while travelling?' - here are the top answers

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We love to connect with our Pirates and we recently asked: "in which country did you experience the greatest hospitality while travelling?" Here are the top answers: 1. Turkey Beautiful Turkey came up tops and it's easy to see why with wonderful beaches, exciting cities and amazing food -- no wonder the locals are so…

Read more: Breaking News: Saga Holidays to refuse travellers who haven't been fully vaccinated

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In breaking news, Saga Holidays, the UK travel agent known for specialising in holidays for the over 50s market, has written to all cruise and holiday customers informing them they must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 before travelling on one of the group’s trips. Chris Simmonds, Chief Executive Officer of Saga Holidays, said on their…

Read more: Sad times: Norwegian Air ends long-haul flights!

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In November 2020, Norwegian Air filed for bankruptcy protection. The company's board of directors recently outlined a streamlined business structure, which no longer includes long-haul flights! Norwegian Air will no longer fly Boeing 787s Norwegian's entire long-haul Boeing 787 fleet has been grounded since March 2020, due to restrictions, coupled with the general decline in…

Read more: Covid 'vaccine passports' update: EU countries to discuss introduction as big tech companies aim to create 'digital passports'

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As reported in The Guardian, EU leaders will meet next week to discuss the introduction of Covid 'vaccine passports' which would allow those who have had the jab to travel freely around Europe. In a letter to EU Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen, Greek prime minister Kyriakos Mitsotak suggested: "Persons who have been vaccinated…

Read more: Buy a house in Italy for €1!

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You read that correctly, Pirates, you can buy an actual real genuine house in Italy for the crazy price of... just 1€ (90p)! The pretty village of Castropignano, topped by a ruined medieval castle, is the latest community to offer up their empty houses for super cheap to encourage people to move to the area.…