Day: September 14, 2021

Spain

Spain one of Europe’s happiest nations

  The EU has amassed a wide range of information in an attempt to map general well-being across Europe, showing that Spaniards are among the nations most satisfied with their family and friends, but the least satisfied with their political system.  The cheapest nicest hotels in Spain. View deals on Tripadvisor  Eurostat‘s methodology examines a […]

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Murcia Spain

Spain: House prices surged in the second Quarter of 2021

According to the latest IPV (Home Price Index) data released by the National Institute of Statistics this week for the second quarter of 2021, the price of both new and used property in Spain is constantly increasing.   Due to the low demand during the covid pandemic, this is to be expected; however, the statistics […]

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Croatia

Croatia welcomes tourists from US

  Traveling to Europehas just become a lot more difficult for Americans, especially those who aren’t vaccinated.   Following the EU’s removal of the U.S. off its safe travel list on Aug. 30, citing an increase in COVID-19 cases, European Union member states have tightened entry criteria. Since then, new travel restrictions have sprung up […]

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Portugal

Portugal: Algarve hotel occupancy rate soar in August

  In August, hotels in the Algarve reported that 76 percent of their available rooms were occupied, despite August being the region’s biggest month of the year, with booking levels rarely falling below 90 percent. The cheapest nicest hotels in Algarve. View deals on Tripadvisor While the number was down 17 percent from August 2019, […]

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Greece

Greece home prices rise by 4.6%

  Apartment prices in Greece have soared, with estimates indicating that nominal prices grew by 4.6 percent on average in the second quarter of 2021.   According to figures from the Bank of Greece, the increase in the first quarter was 3.5 percent, compared to the same period in 2020.   Nominal apartment prices — […]

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Greece

Greece – A Mythical Paradise

Considered as one of the smallest European countries, Greece is one of the top vacation destinations by other nationalities as well as Europeans despite its size. It depicts immense natural beauty and the locals live a carefree life style that allows hospitality and a welcoming spirit.   It is located in the easternmost point of […]

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Switzerland

Switzerland: Test required for vaccinated third-country citizens

Those who were vaccinated in other countries will have to test every three days starting Monday in order to be permitted to eat in Switzerland‘s indoor eating areas, but Switzerland Tourism (ST) says it is working on a quick solution. Beginning September 13, every person in Switzerland will be required to have a COVID-19 passport […]

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Estonia

Estonia: Stricter Covid-19 measures for EU travelers

  Since the nations were transferred to the red list, all unvaccinated travelers arriving from Austria, Croatia, and the Netherlands are now need to follow a strict ten-day quarantine requirement, according to the EstonianMinistry of Foreign Affairs.    The cheapest nicest hotels in Estonia. View deals on Tripadvisor If unvaccinated travelers test negative on the […]

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Belgium

Belgium: Brussels imposes harsher Covid-19 restrictions

  Due to the concerning epidemiological situation in the Brussels – Capital Region, Belgian authorities have declared that travelers from red zones would face harsher entry restrictions.   According to a press release issued by the Brussels Capital Common Community Commission, beginning September 17, all people who have not been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 disease […]

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Cyprus

Cyprus: Entry restriction for travelers from Austria and Croatia

  The Cypriot authorities have announced that unvaccinated and unrecovered travelers traveling from Austria and Croatia will be subject to double testing and quarantine requirements as of yesterday, September 13.   Due to an increase in COVID-19 infection cases reported recently, the two countries were shifted from the orange to the red category, prompting this […]

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Austria

Austria bans entry of travelers from US

  Due to the Austrian government‘s removal of the country from its safe countries list, UScitizens will no longer be allowed to enter the country unless they can show proof of vaccination or recovery. Only individuals injected with the authorised COVID vaccinations, which include the European Medicines Agency, will be authorized to enter Austria starting […]

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Italy

Italy: Covid-19 death toll surpasses 130k

  According to the health ministry, 2,800 fresh COVID-19 tests were performed in Italyin the last 24 hours, and 72 coronavirus patients died during that time. There were 4,664 new cases and 34 deaths on Sunday.   As a result, the COVID-19 death toll in Italy has surpassed 130,000, reaching 130,027.  The cheapest nicest hotels […]

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