Daily travel links for 2020-08-11: Ethics of pandemic travel, impending layoffs and Antarctica flights

    • Representatives of Canada’s COVID-19-crippled #travel industry are warning of mass layoffs and bankruptcies if the federal government doesn’t step in with aid… https://t.co/MY9c1qfkKG
    • No place has ever been ruined by an Instagram post. It’s time to stop blaming social media for the world’s troubles… https://t.co/zVSZVkvB8p

 

Daily travel links for 2020-08-10: Coronavirus cleaning theatre, pandemic overreaction and magical mystery tours

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    • Other companies have offered mystery tours, but this Toronto company has adapted the idea for our times by offering local staycation packages… https://t.co/1MM1g2xBbW

Daily travel links for 2020-08-07: Social distancing as a perk, more Covid cruises and buying passports

    • I keep reading about #cruise ships getting hit with COVID-19 like this one which was the first of the year to sail to Alaska… https://t.co/IZX0p2o3J7

Daily travel links for 2020-08-06: Covid slashes Canadian travel, air travel regulations and Rick Steves ready to push the pause button

    • According to this Toronto Star story, Canada’s air #travel regulator is relying on scant peer-reviewed scientific evidence regarding social distancing on airplanes… https://t.co/9MFEnOhvbN

Daily travel links for 2020-08-04: Better travel bans, supersonic airliners and organizing your photos

    • This Canadian researcher is working to help countries make better decisions about closing borders during COVID-19.… https://t.co/36mGYg26cF
    • If we’re going to dream about #travel, then why not dream about supersonic airliners like this one proposed by Virgalactic… https://t.co/a2n1aJCAfD
    • Flights to nowhere are the latest aviation trend, at least in Taiwan, where EVA Air has introduced special flights on their Hello Kitty plane… https://t.co/o0ypc6lZoB
    • These experts suggest that large group tours won’t exist after the pandemic. If that’s true, then explain how cruise ships will still exist… https://t.co/tvLEpsDVFq