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Holidays in Spain: Expats share British tourists’ ‘disappointment’ with latest rules | Travel News | To travel

Tenerife was plunged into level four on Monday January 10 and the restrictions are expected to last until at least January 20. With the service industry heavily impacted, hospitality workers are sure to suffer. Ferghal Flaherty, an Irish expat who co-owns an Irish pub on the island, criticized the new …

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Top sustainability trends for 2022, greening air travel and discussing plant-based diets

This week current climate, which every Saturday brings you a balanced view of the news of sustainable development. Sign up to receive it in your inbox every week. The World Economic Forum has once again postponed its annual event in Davos, Switzerland, due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, but its …

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Spain’s tourism sector hopes to turn the page on a dark 2021 – Expat Guide to Spain

Tourism activity remained subdued in Spain last year, well below pre-pandemic levels, industry experts said on Thursday, predicting a stronger recovery this year once the Omicron wave passes. In total, tourism generated 88.5 billion euros in Spain in 2021, an increase of 36 billion euros compared to the 2020 figure, …

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La Nina is expected to persist until May before disappearing

La Nina could linger for at least another four months before the phenomenon begins to fade. La Nina could persist for at least four more months before the phenomenon blamed on South American droughts, milder weather in the southern United States and heavy rains in the Pacific Northwest begins to …

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NSW COVID Cases Rise, Victoria COVID Cases Rise, Novak Djokovic’s 2022 Australian Open Visa Saga Continues, 2022 Australian Open Crowds Capped, Qld’s COVID Cases Rise, AS COVID Cases Rise, NSW RAT Test Result Reports Become Mandatory

Queensland deserves more support from the federal government after saving billions of dollars in Canberra during the coronavirus pandemic, the state health minister has said. With Queensland set to finally fully open its borders to interstate travelers on Saturday, Health Minister Yvette D’Ath said the state should receive additional financial …

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iodp: Bhu Prof will participate in the Iodp expedition | Varanasi News

Varanasi: Dr Komal Verma, Assistant Professor in the Geology Department of the Hindu University of Banaras has been invited to participate in the prestigious International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) Expedition 397 to the Atlantic Ocean as a micro-paleontologist, for two months in October-December 2022.According to the spokesperson for BHU, she …

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Spain wants EU to handle COVID as ‘common flu’ – EURACTIV.com

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of Les Capitales, do not hesitate to consult the article US, Russia make no inroads or concessions in security talks, …

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Winter’s wrath envelops the Berkshires in polar frost to start the week | Weather

Quote “Leaving a bookstore is difficult… especially on a January day, when the wind is blowing, the ice is dangerous and the books inside seem to congregate in colorful heat. “ Jane Smiley (novelist, essayist) A brutal explosion from a deep arctic frost, also known as a “polar vortex”, was …

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Heathrow and Gatwick: Latest Covid entry rules for Italy, France, Spain, Germany and Turkey

It’s no secret that Covid has posed travel challenges for many over the past two years. The Omicron variant is the most recent cause of travel restrictions and some countries have even banned visitors from the UK. There are still places to escape to soak up the winter sun, but …

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Omicron variant Live updates: Karnataka reports 12,000 new cases of Covid; 9,020 from Bangalore only

Image source: PTI. Health workers outside the Covid care center of a hospital in Ahmedabad. Maharashtra continues to have the maximum number of Omicron cases, followed by Delhi, Karnataka, Rajasthan and Kerala in India. In addition, several states have imposed restrictions and a nighttime curfew to curb the spread of …

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