England's lidos can open on Saturday – but swimmers can't dive in just yet
Culture secretary Oliver Dowden’s announcement on 9 July that lidos can reopen from Saturday 11 July had outdoor swimmers across the UK digging out their towels and togs at the prospect of being able to return to the water. After months of what has felt like bone-dry purgatory for many of us, the feverish anticipation was evident across social media, while pools have reported being inundated with messages asking if they would be opening on...The Guardian Travel
This is the main reason people will travel during the pandemic in 2020
Coronavirus cases are continuing to spike in parts of America, making travel taboo for many. A new survey by market research company Morning Consult shows that only 44% of Americans are planning overnight vacation or leisure travel in 2020, with a high interest in road trips and family events over the summer. Travel Restrictions and Other Changes in the Wake of Coronavirus Of 2,200 adults surveyed online from June 16 through June 19, 973...The Active Times Travel
Which countries can UK holidaymakers visit without restrictions on arrival?
Last week, the government announced the countries that UK nationals could take holidays to without facing quarantine on return, also known as travel corridors. However, confusion remains over which countries Britons can visit without facing restrictions on arrival. Currently, this is 19 – out of the government’s list of 73. Many of the destinations on the list still have their own restrictions in place, including testing, quarantine procedures...The Guardian Travel
This airport had the most coronavirus cases among TSA agents
The effect of coronavirus on travel has been immense, and perhaps no one has felt it more than airport and airline workers. Transportation Security Administration agents, in particular, have had major disruptions and changes to their working conditions. Due to required close contact with so many passengers, as of July 1, TSA has had 866 federal employees who tested positive for COVID-19 and 580 have recovered, according to the agency. Five...The Active Times Travel