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Hong Kong And Singapore Will Set ‘Travel Bubble’ In Coming Weeks, Eliminating A Mandatory Quarantine From Travelers

Hong Kong and Singapore may resume leisure travel between the two cities in the next month, establishing a “travel bubble” so travelers won’t have to quarantine. Both cities have lost a significant amount ...

Added October 22, 2020

D.C. Council Votes To Permanently Keep Name ‘Black Lives Matter Plaza’

After the words “Black Lives Matter” were painted in bright yellow on a portion of 16th Street Northwest near the White House, the area has become widely known as Black Lives Matter Plaza. The name will ...

Added October 21, 2020

Beyoncé Speaks Out Against Police Brutality In Nigeria & Offers Aid To Youth Organizations

Beyoncé is among a growing number of musicians and other public figures speaking out against the Nigerian government’s treatment of people protesting police brutality. The situation between the government ...

Added October 21, 2020

Airline Furloughs Prepare The Travel Industry For Continued Drought Due To The Pandemic

The travel industry, especially airlines, have taken a huge loss this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The loss has been so high that it could take years to financially recover. According to a memo written ...

Added October 21, 2020

Historic Baltimore Hotel Is Offering A Free Place For Those Diagnosed With COVID-19 To Self-Isolate

Lord Baltimore Hotel has been a longtime historic stable in the city and is now serving a bigger purpose during the COVID-19 era. The popular hotel is now a free isolation center for those diagnosed with ...

Added October 21, 2020

Pray For Nigeria: Things Worsen As Shots Ring Out During Protests

If you have been following international news, or following along with the #endSARS movements on social media, then you know that youth in Lagos, Nigeria are currently being targeted by police. Pleas have ...

Added October 20, 2020

New App Helps You Navigate Travel Plans During COVID-19

For many of us, traveling during COVID-19 is overwhelming, scary, and uncertain. And rightfully so. With guidelines and restrictions changing daily, it’s difficult to keep up with the adjustments and feel ...

Added October 20, 2020

Peru Reopening Borders To International Tourists From These Countries

Known best for backpacking treks, Incan ruins, northern beaches, and delicious cuisine, Peru has long been an adventurer’s dream destination. If you are eager to explore the ancient landscape of this culturally ...

Added October 20, 2020

This Whiskey Brand Will Give You A Free Two-Week Road Trip In Its ‘Whiskey Van’

Monster Children magazine has teamed up with Whiskey brand Hochstadter’s Slow & Low Rock and Rye that will give one lucky winner the temporary job of a lifetime through its photo competition. “The ...

Added October 20, 2020

Hawaii Is Finally Open To US Tourists Without Quarantine Restrictions, But Entry Requirements Vary By Island

After months of disagreements and delays, Hawaii is officially opening its borders to out-of-state visitors without the need to quarantine. And while that’s exciting news for those of you are looking forward ...

Added October 20, 2020

A Woman In Her 30s Died Of COVID While On A Plane

Texas health officials confirmed that a woman in her thirties died of COVID-19 while on a plane. The woman — who was only identified as a resident of Garland, Texas — died while the plane was still on ...

Added October 20, 2020

This Podcast Is Helping To Spark Travel Inspiration For Black And Brown Travelers During The Times Of COVID

Listening to podcasts has become one of my favorite forms of escapism this year. There’s something special about listening to others share their journeys and experiences with you and realizing how we’re ...

Added October 20, 2020

New Digital Art Museum Brings Van Gogh To The U.S. In Immersive Experience

From Tokyo to Paris, immersive digital art museums are popping up all over the world–combining great art and cutting-edge technology. Now, the United States is getting its own digital art exhibit courtesy ...

Added October 19, 2020

Europe Releases New Guidelines For COVID-Era Travel

Since the beginning of the pandemic, traveling restrictions within the European Union have been confusing because each country has a different set of protocols and restrictions. But that’s all about to ...

Added October 19, 2020

Dubai Is Launching A New Long-Stay Visa For Remote Workers

If you’re looking to work remotely – add Dubai to your list as it joins Barbados, Estonia, and Bermuda in offering long-term visas for remote workers. Dubai’s visa scheme will allow workers and their families ...

Added October 19, 2020

Woman Says She Woke Up To Pastor Peeing On Her Mid-Flight

This might go down as the worst wake-up call … ever. A woman on a Delta airline flight said she woke up mid-flight to a man urinating on her. Alicia Beverly was flying from Las Vegas to Detroit, returning ...

Added October 19, 2020

These Are The 7 Best U.S. Destinations For Solo Travelers

Solo travel is such a powerful way to grow within yourself and ascend in ways you never imagined. When traveling by yourself, you have the freedom to explore on your own time and do what you desire. If ...

Added October 19, 2020

This Young Nigerian Man Created A Digital Collection Of African Stories For Kids

We can’t say it enough, but representation matters. For 23-year old Dominic Onyekachi, the lack of stories available for school-aged children across Nigeria, bothered him. An avid storyteller himself ...

Added October 16, 2020

5 Items You Need To Sleep More Peacefully On Your Next Flight

When traveling to a new destination, whether near or far, the anticipation of arriving can be so high that we find difficulty sleeping on our flight. In addition to the anticipation, airplanes are generally ...

Added October 16, 2020

Woman Prevented From Boarding Flight For Wearing Lewd Clothing

A Chicago woman was recently prevented from boarding her flight after gate agents deemed her attire to be lewd and inappropriate. Kayla Eubanks took to Twitter to document the entire experience of Southwest ...

Added October 16, 2020

The 2020 Passport Power Rankings Recently Released, And You May Be Surprised

It’s no surprise that COVID-19 shifted the world, and the way we move from country to country. What may come as a surprise is the placement of some of the world’s passports on the 2020 Global Passport ...

Added October 16, 2020

The Black Expat Sri Lanka: ‘I Knew I Wanted A Career In International Aid’

Chicago native Carille Guthrie has been living abroad and working as an international aid contractor, since 2013. Every 2 years, she moves to a new country to do a job she is very passionate about. “After ...

Added October 16, 2020

American Airlines Will Be Increasing Flights To Caribbean Destinations This October And November

American Airlines slowly began flying to Caribbean destinations again in June after having to abruptly stop flights in March because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Fortunately, as we head into the holiday season ...

Added October 16, 2020

What To Know About Europe’s Second Wave

Countries across Europe are seeing a resurgence in COVID-19 cases, and many countries are reporting more daily cases than during the first wave earlier this year. With more than 7.2 million confirmed COVID ...

Added October 16, 2020

STUDY: The Best and Worst Rental Car Companies

Rental car customer satisfaction has been pretty steady even though the COVID-19 pandemic significantly reduced travel this year. “As with other travel suppliers, this has been an incredibly challenging ...

Added October 16, 2020