US passport applications delayed

Not that traveling is convenient or recommended right now anyway, but if you’re in need of a passport, don’t expect to get one anytime soon. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the US State Department is warning applicants that they could experience extensive delays for new or renewed passports. According to the State Department, unless you … [Read more…]

Sweden Midsummer live stream 2020

Sweden’s annual Midsummer celebration is one of the country’s most treasured traditions, but this year, the event will prove a bit different as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to pose health risks and large gatherings are canceled. The holiday isn’t being done away entirely, however. Small outdoor gatherings with friends and families will take place in … [Read more…]

Volunteer pilots flying service dogs

An airline could charge whatever it wants for a ticket on this flight, and it’d still be in high demand. Volunteer pilots are transporting golden retrievers, Labrador retrievers, and other puppies via private planes on behalf of Canine Companions for Independence. The puppies are on their way from California to new temporary homes where they … [Read more…]

5 Ways to Successfully Pivot Travel Marketing During Covid-19

Skift Take: In today’s ever-evolving landscape, travel marketers face a myriad of challenges. Crafting informed and empathetic messaging in times of crisis is no mean feat, but the brands that remain active with thought leadership content will secure the best position on the starting line when it’s time to rebound. — SkiftX Read the Complete … [Read more…]