Sunwing returns to the Region of Waterloo this winter with convenient weekly flights to Cancun

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TORONTO, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sunwing has announced it will be returning to the Region of Waterloo International Airport this winter, with convenient weekly flights to Cancun, Mexico. Residents of Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo will be able to enjoy frictionless vacation experiences with departures right from their doorstep. Flights will operate on Mondays from December 13, 2021 until April 18, 2022.

“We’re excited to be returning to the Region of Waterloo International Airport for our 11th season,”

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North Gill Street regional bike, pedestrian connector now open

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — The Borough of State College and Penn State recently opened a shared-use bicycle and pedestrian path in the borough’s West End neighborhood that will provide access to West Campus.

“The Borough of State College is excited to have this important connection to the regional bike system,” said State College Mayor Ron Filippelli. “Travelers can now travel on pathways from the west end of campus to the Community Field near State High and then link up to the Westerly Parkway and Orchard Park bike path. It is a great way to explore the Borough of State College.

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Vaccinated Medicaid members can win vacation packages to Orlando

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky Association of Health Plans (KAHP), the trade association representing all carriers offering health coverage in Kentucky, announced Wednesday the seventh phase in the organization’s campaign to grow vaccine access and acceptance in the Commonwealth.

Currently enrolled Medicaid members ages 21 and up receiving their first COVID-19 vaccination dose between Sept. 6 and Sept. 30 can visit KAHP.org to enter in a sweepstakes for a chance to be one of 20 grand prize winners for a vacation package for 4 that includes airfare, a 3-night hotel stay, and 3-day park passes to the most magical place

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New Study Predicts Hotel Slump, Worker Shortage

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The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) recently published a report and a state-by-state breakdown of job loss that indicate the hotel industry’s recovery might not be as clear-cut as the return of leisure travel.

The report predicted that hotel room revenue will drop $44 billion this year compared to 2019’s pre-pandemic levels, with occupancy down ten percent. While leisure travel is picking up, business travel, which generates the largest source of revenue for the hospitality industry, could take until as late as 2024 to recover fully.

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The study also found a large gap in employment, with

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Tourism in Yucatan Roars to Life

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Yucatan is a bright star for a return to tourism in Mexico. The region, deemed safe for travel by the U.S. State Department is flourishing while continuing to keep health and safety top of mind.

All of the tourism suppliers in the region are certified – hotels, restaurants, transportation providers, archaeological sites and more.

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“We have been taking health very seriously and we will continue to do that,” said Yucatan State Tourism Minister Michelle Fridman in a recent interview.

Fridman believes that the state’s adherence to health and safety protocols will continue to bring Americans to the Yucatan.

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Ensure security for oxygen transport to national capital, HC tells Centre

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The Delhi High Court Thursday directed the Centre to ensure that security is provided for vehicles transporting oxygen to the national capital after it was told by the Delhi government that obstructions were created in Haryana’s Panipat and Faridabad by local authorities.

During a marathon hearing of over four hours on the challenges being faced by Delhi in tackling the escalating Covid crisis, a division bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli ordered that a “special corridor be created for immediate transportation of the oxygen”.

Addressing Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, who was representing the Centre, the court mentioned

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