Destinations International NewsBrief

Destinations International NewsBrief is your primary resource for destination industry news.

With information gathered from leading sources, the weekly publication aims to tackle today's more pressing industry issues. Destination International's NewsBrief includes the latest from the travel and tourism industry including news on specific destination organizations and leading professionals, tools and trends such as best practices and technology, and important association updates from Destinations International.

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Nancy Helman assumed her new role at the CVB on Nov. 30.
December 2021
Vaccination requirements, testing rules, the new coronavirus variant and more: We answer your questions about traveling safely this holiday season.
December 2021
Trying to keep up with Europe's response to the pandemic and its latest variant, omicron — borders closing, protocols tightening — is enough to give you whiplash. But while getting it right for...
December 2021
After a busy Thanksgiving holiday, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is anticipating high passenger volumes throughout the winter holiday travel period.
December 2021
U.S. health officials said Sunday that while the new omicron variant of the coronavirus is rapidly spreading throughout the country, early indications suggest it might be less dangerous than the...
December 2021
Brazil's government has resumed the privatization of its national park operations in regions with "enormous" potential for tourism activity, but lacking in visitor infrastructure, officials at...
December 2021
Japan announced that it would shut its borders to foreigners for a month to prevent the spread of Omicron — joining Israel in imposing some of the strictest border controls since the variant's...
December 2021
Record-level season-pass sales coupled with strong advance lodging bookings are pointing toward a banner season for the U.S. ski industry, provided, of course, that the snow is cooperative.
December 2021
MedJet polled members in November and found that more than 84 percent of those who responded had future travel plans in place. Ninety percent were planning to take a domestic trip in the next nine...
December 2021
The European Union is considering a nine-month expiration date on its COVID-19 vaccine certificates, which allow tourists certain freedoms to travel.
December 2021

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