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In Search of a Vaccine, Some Tourists Find Luck in the Caribbean

In Search of a Vaccine, Some Tourists Find Luck in the Caribbean

In Search of a Vaccine, Some Tourists Find Luck in the Caribbean In Search of a Vaccine, Some Tourists Find Luck in the Caribbean This boom has been aided by the fact that since March 1, everyone over 16 has been eligible to get the vaccine in the Virgin Islands — so tourists don’t even have to worry about cutting …

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In Hong Kong, Foreign Tourists Are Replaced by a Local Variety

In Hong Kong, Foreign Tourists Are Replaced by a Local Variety

In Hong Kong, Foreign Tourists Are Replaced by a Local Variety In Hong Kong, Foreign Tourists Are Replaced by a Local Variety HONG KONG — Of all the problems created by the pandemic, Sisi Wong did not expect that finding parking would be one of them. Travel to Hong Kong was cut off. Residents were urged to stay home. And …

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Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated.

Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated.

Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated. Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated. HAVANA — People wait in line for four hours to buy detergent in Havana. Cuban pharmacies are out of pain medication. There are national bread shortages. And yet the Cuban government says it is on the brink of …

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Canadians to American Tourists: (Please) Stay Away!

Canadians to American Tourists: (Please) Stay Away!

Canadians to American Tourists: (Please) Stay Away! Canadians to American Tourists: (Please) Stay Away! Ever since Canada closed its borders last March to help contain the coronavirus pandemic, many Canadians have had this message for American visitors: “We miss you, but please stay away!” Such is the alarm about American tourists crossing the border that some Canadians driving cars with …

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Its Borders Shut, New Zealand Prods Local Tourists to ‘Do Something New’

Its Borders Shut, New Zealand Prods Local Tourists to ‘Do Something New’

Its Borders Shut, New Zealand Prods Local Tourists to ‘Do Something New’ Its Borders Shut, New Zealand Prods Local Tourists to ‘Do Something New’ Nadine Toe Toe and her family run Kohutapu Lodge and Tribal Tours in Murupara, a northeastern village of about 2,000 people, of whom about 90 percent are Maori. Before the pandemic, about 98 percent of the …

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Covid-19 Kept Tourists Away. Why Did These Seabirds Miss Them?

Covid-19 Kept Tourists Away. Why Did These Seabirds Miss Them?

Covid-19 Kept Tourists Away. Why Did These Seabirds Miss Them? Covid-19 Kept Tourists Away. Why Did These Seabirds Miss Them? When tourists come to Stora Karlso, a limestone-ledged nature reserve off the coast of Sweden, they keep a respectful distance from the many seabirds that call the island home. Like most visitors to wild places, they aim to leave only …

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U.A.E. Changes Laws to Attract Foreign Tourists and Investment

U.A.E. Changes Laws to Attract Foreign Tourists and Investment

U.A.E. Changes Laws to Attract Foreign Tourists and Investment U.A.E. Changes Laws to Attract Foreign Tourists and Investment Other changes altered the laws governing divorce and inheritance for non-Emirati citizens. Divorces in the Emirates will now follow the law in the country where the marriage was conducted, the paper reported. Previously, divorces for non-Muslims followed the laws in the husband’s …

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‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis

‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis

‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis ‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis Outside Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 4, the long line of New York City yellow cabs that in years past rotated like a conveyor belt to meet the demand of passenger arrivals has disappeared. The wraparound rows …

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Covid Forces China’s Tourists to Spend ‘Golden Week’ Closer to Home

Covid Forces China's Tourists to Spend 'Golden Week' Closer to Home

Covid Forces China’s Tourists to Spend ‘Golden Week’ Closer to Home Covid Forces China’s Tourists to Spend ‘Golden Week’ Closer to Home Along the Great Wall, extra security guards have been deployed to deter rowdy tourists. Hotel bookings in Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, have risen 600 percent from the same period last year. In Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak …

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The Coronavirus, Fewer Tourists and Australia’s Famous Reef

The Coronavirus, Fewer Tourists and Australia's Famous Reef

The Coronavirus, Fewer Tourists and Australia’s Famous Reef The Coronavirus, Fewer Tourists and Australia’s Famous Reef CAIRNS, Australia — Diving beneath the ocean, Russell Hosp swam toward the limestone bed of the Great Barrier Reef, where he reattached bits of blue staghorn coral. With tourists gone, he was filling the void with this small act of conservation, which took his …

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