Month: May 2021

Wine

Wine Clubs – A Convenient Way to Know Wine

  Wine clubs have been sprouting up in recent years as a result of an increased interest in wine and greater wine consumption. In fact, according to figures from the Wine Institute, sales of wine in the United States went up four percent in 2004. Exports of wine by other countries to the U.S. remain […]

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Greece

Greece: Beaches ready for summer holidays with new rules

  As it prepares for the return of tourists for summer vacations, Greece has implemented a variety of new rules on its beaches, including social separation for sunbathers and limitations on music at beach bars. The country is now on the UK’s 172 amber list, which means that vacations are not yet possible, but there […]

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Portugal

Portugal: João de Arens voted best beach in Europe

  Vacaay reports that more British users included the Algarve‘s João de Arens beach in their itinerary than any other beach in Europe, with over 500,000 UK travellers planning their bucket-list itineraries on the website.   “While not the most accessible beach, it is easy to see why the secluded João de Arens was voted […]

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Malta

Malta: Cash incentives to potential travelers

  In order to revive the Covid-19-hit economy, a European country that relies on tourists has offered some cash rewards to potential travelers.  Malta has announced a new plan under which tourists who stay at least three nights at participating hotels will receive cash rewards.   Visitors in five-star hotels will receive 100 Euros from […]

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Italy

Italy: Vacation vaccinations will not be allowed

  People will not be able to get vaccinated for COVID-19 in any area of Italy while on vacation this summer, according to Regional Affairs Minister Mariastella Gelmini.   There have been proposals for a system that allows individuals to get vaccinated outside of their home region, particularly for second vaccinations, so that Italy‘s vaccination […]

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Greece

Planning For A Holiday In Greece

The country of Greece has a long and rich history of culture and values. Not only is it the country that had first developed and fostered the Olympic games, but also from the very beginning it had philosophy, art, drama and science mixed into its very core.    Even today these very elements thrive in […]

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Malta

Malta: Discover the amazing natural beach of Qawra

  The town of Qawra on Malta is a year-round destination of lively summers followed by quieter winters.  There’s a huge amount to do in – and near – this purpose-built resort and the Soreda Hotel’s traditional Maltese feel means a warm welcome alongside excellent four-star facilities and all-inclusive packages.   Rooms are spacious with […]

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Spain

Spain will open to all vaccinated visitors

Spain will reopen to vaccinated visitors from every destination on June 7. From next month, all travelers who have been completely inoculated with an authorised Covid-19 vaccine, regardless of their country of origin, will be able to visit Spain. “This summer, we can comfortably welcome all tourists who want Spain as their vacation destination,” said […]

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Portugal

Portugal: All Inclusive Holiday Deals & Offers

For sun-starved visitors, Portugal vacations are once again on the cards, as the country welcomes them back. Unvaccinated visitors are welcome, but all travellers must show evidence of a negative Covid-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours of arrival. You won’t have to quarantine, though you’ll also have to do a pre-departure screening and a […]

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Croatia

Croatia: Sunny beaches welcoming tourists again

  The beach bars are open, the sun loungers are out, and the party music is blasting. After more than a year of coronavirus lockdowns and travel bans, hotels and restaurants are welcoming guests looking to get a head start on summer. Croatia has reopened its beautiful Adriatic coast to international visitors, being one of […]

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Italy

Italy: Whole country is a Covid-19 yellow zone

  As of Monday, all of Italy is in a moderate-COVID-19-risk yellow zone, with the exception of Valle d’Aosta, which was still in a medium-high risk orange zone due to improved contagion results.   At the weekend, Italians took advantage of the newfound independence provided by the lifting of the coronavirus ban by flocking to […]

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Greece

Greek Hotels on top of ‘Best’ List for 2021

A number of Greek hotels, located in some of the country’s most popular tourism destinations, are included on the 2021 Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards for Hotels list, which was recently released by travel planning and booking site TripAdvisor.   Halkidiki’s Sani Dunes resort and Achtis Hotel are among the Top 25 Hotels […]

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