These Countries Are Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccines for Tourists

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At the beginning of 2021, when countries worldwide started their vaccination campaigns, every world government was rushing to make sure they secured enough vaccines to vaccinate at least the most vulnerable.

Then, as more vaccines were approved and available, the number of those vaccinated continuously grew.

Now, some tourist hotspots are taking the ‘game’ one step further by offering tourists the opportunity to vaccinate in a bid to attract more travellers, after 2020 brought the tourism sector in these places to its knees.

Among these countries are smaller but famous tourism destinations as the Maldives, as well as bigger countries

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Centre Area Transportation Authority offers select bus pass discounts

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CENTRE COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA) announced it will offer “deeply discounted” passes this fall.

Between Sunday, Aug. 1, and Friday, Dec. 21, passengers purchasing OnePass or Youth Pass will receive 50 percent off as a way of thanking riders and a welcome back to regular services at the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a press release.

CATA announced its approved list of fall 2021 service changes that will go into effect Saturday, Aug. 21. A full list of the detailed changes can be found on their website.

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First Wave of Hotel Chains Connect to Tripadvisor Plus and Benefit from Growing Travel Subscription Service

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NEEDHAM, Mass., July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Tripadvisor®, the world’s largest travel guidance platform*, announced today that three hotel groups, with a combined portfolio of close to 500 properties, are among the first hotel chains to connect directly to Tripadvisor Plus, a new annual subscription that offers members endless travel savings, perks and VIP services. Tripadvisor Plus members will get access to special room rates and guest perks, such as welcome gifts, dining and spa credits and late check-out, when booking at selected Barceló, Millennium Hotels and Pestana Hotels worldwide. For the participating hotels, Tripadvisor Plus provides

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Ben Jonson pub up for sale and could be converted into homes

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The Ben Johnson
The Ben Johnson

What was the Ben Jonson on Warrington Road at Marus Bridge, is one of the borough’s older hostelry buildings and sits in a prominent position in a densely populated area with few alternatives for drinkers.

Formerly run by the late rugby league star Terry Newton, it later fell on hard times and put up the shutters three years ago.

At the time of its closure, local councillor Pat Holland told the Observer: “It is always a crying shame when pubs like this close. I’ve a number of relatives who have called the Ben Jonson their local down

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Arrivia Job Fair Highlights Travel Industry Hiring Rebound

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Arrivia, the Scottsdale-based travel loyalty technology company that helps businesses deliver more value to their customers through a wide variety of unique and relevant travel content, is holding a job fair on Wednesday, July 21, at the Scottsdale Quarter to hire qualified talent in various sales positions. Arrivia made significant investments in technology, marketing, and leadership during the pandemic designed to accelerate its growth through the recovery, and is seeking growth-minded candidates to fulfill its mission.

“We want to identify ambitious and driven individuals to help expand our sales

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