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Why do I need a disaster emergency travel kit?

Why do I need a disaster emergency travel kit?

Creating an emergency travel kit must be part of every traveler’s preparation. Don’t leave on any journey without one. Last week, I discussed how travelers can prepare to handle emergencies while away from home. It’s actually possible to prepare for...
Learn the EU’s passenger pandemic protection rules

Learn the EU’s passenger pandemic protection rules

European airlines lose bid to water-down passenger pandemic protection rules In the USA, airline passenger protections are almost nonexistent. On the other hand, the European Union (EU) passenger protection laws stay strong. The European Commission published new...
Hotel health and safety is a personal responsibility

Hotel health and safety is a personal responsibility

After COVID-19, take personal responsibility for hotel health and safety Throughout much of the world today, COVID-19 is taking a heavy toll on the hospitality industry. As new cases have soared, hotel occupancy has plummeted. Leisure and business travelers are...
Marseille in the time of COVID-19 deaths

Marseille in the time of COVID-19 deaths

The World Health Organization has declared a COVID-19 pandemic. Its effects are strong here in southern France. (Christopher Elliott is in Europe right now and was traveling through France from Spain to Italy. Here is one of his reports about life with coronavirus...
Are COVID-19 headlines overhyped and sensationalized?

Are COVID-19 headlines overhyped and sensationalized?

Why are COVID-19 headlines dominating the world’s news? Is it overhyped? There’s no doubt that the COVID-19 headlines about the coronavirus outbreak is dominating the world’s news day after day. It’s pushed aside other important news. Over the...