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- Vaccinated Travelers From Abroad Can Enter U.S. on Nov. 8.
The date helps clarify the end to restrictions that had walled off tourists and relatives seeking to visit their families in the United States.
New York Times. Saturday, 16 Oct 2021.
- Bali, Indonesia: Magnitude 4.8 earthquake kills at least three people
The 4.8 magnitude quake hit just before dawn - causing locals to run outdoors in a panic. It struck as the Indonesian island begins to reopen to tourism
as the Covid pandemic subsides.
Daily Mail. Saturday, 16 Oct 2021.
- This Is How The Delta Variant Surprised Summer Travelers
The story of the summer delta variant surge is filled with surprises. After more than a year of uncertainty, the tourism
industry was just starting to reopen. People were getting vaccinated and traveling again. ...
Forbes. Saturday, 16 Oct 2021.
- Branson is trailing Bezos in space tourism, while Musk's SpaceX competes in a league of its own
2021 has been a whirlwind for private space tourism, with this week especially crucial for the ventures founded by Jeff Bezos and Sir Richard Branson.
CNBC. Friday, 15 Oct 2021.
- Shatner responds to Prince William space tourism remarks
Shatner, who became the oldest person in space this week, responded to Prince William's remarks critical of the business owners competing in the space tourism
CBS News. Friday, 15 Oct 2021.
- How Chinese villagers fake scenes for tourists desperate for photographs of a rural paradise
It has been revealed that locals in Xiapu in Fujian province are embellishing facets of their genuinely rural life so that tourists come away with picture-perfect photo albums from their trip.
Daily Mail. Friday, 15 Oct 2021.
- Coronavirus: India to allow foreign tourists after 19 months
In the first instance, foreign tourists arriving on chartered flights will be allowed in from 15 October.
BBC News. Friday, 15 Oct 2021.
- William Shatner responds to Prince William's criticism of space trip: 'He's got the wrong idea'
"Star Trek" actor William Shatner says that Prince William "has the wrong idea" about space tourism
and claimed that his trip to space was a precursor to removing polluting industries from Earth.
Fox News. Friday, 15 Oct 2021.
- Virgin Galactic delays beginning of commercial spaceflights to fourth quarter 2022, stock falls 13%
Virgin Galactic is delaying the beginning of its commercial space tourism
service to fourth quarter 2022.
CNBC. Thursday, 14 Oct 2021.
- Prince William wants saving Earth to come before "space tourism"
"We need some of the world's greatest brains and minds fixed on trying to repair this planet, not trying to find the next place to go live," said the British royal.
CBS News. Thursday, 14 Oct 2021.
- Prince William criticizes space tourism at the expense of solving climate change
Prince William criticized space tourism
this week, saying that innovators should be focused on saving Earth, not looking for a new planet to inhabit.
Fox News. Thursday, 14 Oct 2021.
- Indonesia Covid: Slow start as Bali re-opens to foreign tourists
The popular holiday destination has opened to some foreigners, but no international flights are scheduled.
BBC News. Thursday, 14 Oct 2021.
- Despite Terror Threats, Syria Reopens To Tourists
'No part of Syria is safe from violence'
Daily Caller. Wednesday, 13 Oct 2021.
- The Launch Of Landsat 9 Was Overshadowed By The Space Tourism Frenzy - What You Need To Know
It didn't get the "buzz" of the space tourism
frenzy, but the recent launch of Landsat 9 is a game-changer for studying Earth.
Forbes. Sunday, 10 Oct 2021.
- Yellowstone Tourist Gets Jail Time For Refusing To Back Off Charging Grizzly
who was "dangerously close" to the bears will serve jail time
Daily Caller. Saturday, 9 Oct 2021.
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