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6 Laws In Spain Travelers Must Know To Avoid Hefty Fines

Traveling to Spain for summer 2022? You may want to get acquainted with six local laws that could land you hefty fines of up to U$3,146, especially if you’re not well informed enough. Including, believe it or not, wearing only a bikini or going shirtless in certain locations. While these rules do not apply to …

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Belgium Removes All Entry Requirements For Tourists

Following over 65% of its European counterparts, which have all re-instated their pre-pandemic entry rules, Belgium is now the latest in the continent to remove all entry requirements and internal mask mandates. After two years of travel bans and social curbs, this Central European nation is finally moving forward and fully reopening for tourism. Throughout …

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Greece Removes Masks On Flights And Indoor Areas For Summer

Greece has officially become the latest European country to lift the inflight mask requirement and make mask usage optional for air travel. While it already scrapped outdoor mask usage back in March, it had continued to enforce them in most indoor venues, including flights. This finally ends on June 1, 2022. When the European Union …

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Direct Flights From The U.S. To Croatia Are Officially Returning This Summer

Croatia lovers, this is the moment you’ve been (im)patiently waiting for. Following a very successful first launch in 2021, and looking to meet an even higher travel demand for 2022, United Airlines is bringing back its direct seasonal flights to the Mediterranean destination this year. Starting May 29th, Americans will again be able to fly …

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Spain And Italy Will Not Be Following EU In Removing Masks On Flights This Week

When the European Union announced wearing face masks would no longer be recommended on flights from May 16, many hoped all nations within the bloc would fall in line and promptly lift the requirement. While most followed the EU directive, that has not been the case with Spain and Italy, two countries that will be …

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Travelers Will Face Mass Flight Disruptions Across Europe This Summer

Sounds familiar? If you’re traveling to Europe for summer 2022, you should be prepared for long delays – and even potential cancellations – as a new wave of flight disruptions is set to sweep across the continent. This time around, a new Covid variant is not to blame, or at least not directly. If you …

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Bulgaria Removes All Entry Requirements May 1

Kicking off its highly anticipated tourist season, Bulgaria will be joining other European countries in removing all Covid entry requirements for foreign visitors ahead of summer. Once it officially scraps all remaining restrictions on May 1, this Eastern European country will become the 37th in the world to have done so, and immediately after nearby …

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Travelers May Need Proof of €100 Spending Money Per Day In Spain And France

If travelers wish to visit the European Union and have a non-EU passport, there can be some obstacles. Getting the Schengen Visa—depending on where you come from—can be a challenging process, but there are additional steps any foreigner may need to take before traveling. Unknown to many, travelers visiting from third countries (countries outside the …

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Norwegian Airlines Removes Mask Requirement On All Flights

Following KLM, which also announced it will no longer enforce mask usage among customers, Norwegian Airlines is the latest in Europe to announce the lifting of the mask requirement. As of April 4, 2022, Norwegian customers will cease requiring its passengers to cover their nose and mouth when flying, officially making mask usage optional. Norway’s …

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Italy Planning To Launch A Digital Nomad Visa

Are you a remote worker dreaming of exploring Italy for longer than the restrictive 90 days foreign tourists are usually allowed to stay for? That possibility could soon become a reality, as the leading Mediterranean nation gives a strong indication the so-called digital nomad visa will be written into law. Although Europe, in general, is …

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Italy Will Begin Lifting Covid Restrictions Starting April 1

As Europe gears up for a full reopening ahead of its busy summer season, Italy, one of the most popular sunny destinations in the continent, looks set to abolish its remaining Covid restrictions soon. Starting April 1, travelers can expect some big changes regarding Italy’s approach to pandemic management. When Covid first hit in March …

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Europe Called A ‘Dangerous’ Destination By World Tourism Organization Due To War In Ukraine

After Covid, which is yet to be completely beaten, the tourism industry in Europe is facing another huge challenge due to the recent Russian invasion of Ukraine, which sparked the bloodiest conflict seen in European soil in decades. With the situation continuing to escalate, the World Tourism Organization is now calling Europe a ‘dangerous’ destination …

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