Advertisement

Travel World

COVID-19 rules remain a major factor to consider in your travel plans

One of the biggest industries to be blind-sided by the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic was the travel industry and at long last the borders are again opening within Australia …

Beware the hidden extra costs before committing to online travel bargain

After nearly two years of isolation from the rest of the world, Australians can now start booking for overseas travel but they need to beware of the pitfalls of unexpected …

Dreaming of a trip to Greece? Travel prizes are being offered for those who get the jab

It’s summer, and we’re hankering for a holiday to beautiful Greece. Borders don’t look as though they’ll open anytime soon, however there’s nothing preventing people from dreaming. A Virgin Australia …

Features

Greeks of Malta and their continued resilience since ancient times

Flying into Malta I was excited. I had always wanted to be met at an airport by someone holding a placard with my name on it. The Maltese Tourism Authority …

Greece ‘top destination in bookings’ or on ‘should not travel’ list? – Euro Paradox

On any given – normal – year, Greek islands are magnets for tourists from the European north, with Brits and Germans famously topping the list. But Europe’s second pandemic summer …

News

Overseas travel may be possible this year with COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Unrestricted travel to selected countries may be a reality within a matter of months say experts following the launch of the COVID-19 vaccine roll out in Victoria on Monday. Travel …

Role of the travel agent may be less thanks to the internet but is still valuable in post-COVID world

Travel overseas is increasingly a possibility with Tourism Minister Simon Birmingham saying last week that it may be possible to travel next year providing an effective vaccine for COVID-19 is …

News

Air prices remain steady despite the many obstacles to travel

Air travel ticket prices have remained remarkably stable despite the gouging that the travel industry has experienced since the advent of COVID-19 this year. Despite all the uncertainties and rapidly …

News

Travel professionals hope COVID-19 vaccine ushers return to normality

The extension of the travel bubble to include New Zealand will have prematurely raised the hopes of some that it will be soon be extended to other parts of the …

News

Greek Australians among the 25,000 stranded abroad

The experience of travelling between Australia and Greece during COVID-19 is an Odyssey for those who attempt this, and the Karvelas family have experienced hassles more than once this year. …

Advertisement