11 Facts About The Eiffel Tower We Bet You Didn’t Know

January 6, 2019

From 300 artists who protested the Iron Lady to the woman who married it and a secret apartment built under the peak, know all fun facts about the Eiffel Tower.

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Alba Star Airlines

Alba Star is a private Spanish airline based in Palma de Mallorca, which was founded in November 2009 by Italian and British entrepreneurs from the tourism and transport sectors, to provide chartered air transport from Spanish and Italian airports to the most popular holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, North Africa, the Red Sea and to the pilgrimage sites, in cooperation with the main Italian, Spanish and European Tour Operators.

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Covid-19 travel restrictions from third countries

Infographic | August 6, 2021

EU Countries have agreed on a common approach to temporary restrictions on travel into EU and the possible lifting of such restrictions. Essential Travellers should always be allowed to travel inti the EU, independently of where they come from. All Persons who are travelling from any third country for an essential or non essential reason should have tested negative in a PCR test taken at the earliest 72 hours before.

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Billionaire Space Tourism

Infographic | July 11, 2021

Billionaires Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos are set to fly into the final frontier on board their own spacecraft during the month of July. On July 11 at 14:30 GMT, Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, along with two pilots and three other passengers will lift off from Virgin Galactic’s operational base at Spaceport America in the New Mexico desert. His crew will reach a peak altitude of some 89km (55 miles) and experience a few minutes of weightlessness before making a gliding descent back to Earth.

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DIGITAL TRAVEL CREDENTIAL

Infographic | May 18, 2021

With the Digital Travel Credential (DTC), seamless travel will be taken one step further. Travelers will be able to securely digitalize their passport and store it in their smartphone for a safer and more convenient travel experience. With our suite of solutions that are designed to maintain privacy, IDEMIA is perfectly positioned to support all stakeholders in implementing this innovation.

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A simple COVID-19 testing model for travel

Infographic | June 3, 2021

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been felt across the globe. Governments across the world during 2020 and into 2021 have quite rightly sought to minimise the loss of life through lockdowns of various types. This has had the desired effect and has reduced infection rates and mortality. From the start of 2021 we have seen the much-anticipated large-scale roll-out of vaccines which is now signaling the possible return to normality at least for some parts of the World. However, a great deal of uncertainty remains, for example how COVID-19 will develop, and we have seen mutations with the emergence of the Brazil, South African, Kent and Indian variants. The real risk is that one of these variants impact on the immunity inferred by either previous infection or by vaccines.

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TRAVELPORT’S ONLINE TRAVEL TRENDS FOR 2020

Infographic | December 16, 2019

Travel technology player travelport has unveiled its list of trends that will shape travel experiences as we start the next decade. Better still, the trends have been presented as a handy infographic, which you can check out in full below:

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Tech & Travel: Exploring Virtual Vacations

Infographic | January 22, 2020

Virtual reality (VR) vacations offer the opportunity to explore new places without leaving the comfort of home. Audiences can enjoy fully – immersive, interactive digital experiences in dazzling destinations with the aid of 360 VR head-mounted display.

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Alba Star Airlines

Alba Star is a private Spanish airline based in Palma de Mallorca, which was founded in November 2009 by Italian and British entrepreneurs from the tourism and transport sectors, to provide chartered air transport from Spanish and Italian airports to the most popular holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, North Africa, the Red Sea and to the pilgrimage sites, in cooperation with the main Italian, Spanish and European Tour Operators.

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