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Emirates' top US exec details how the airline will build back up in the country without skimping on caviar, in-flight showers, and the A380

An Emirates Airbus A380. Agent Wolf/ Emirates is building back its route network with 78 flights to the US come October. The Airbus A380 is also returning to all of its year-round pre-pandemic destinations. The in-flight service is also back to its pre-pandemic offering including caviar in first class. See more stories on Insider's business page. Like the rest of the industry, Emirates was not immune to the uncertainty that engulfed the aviation industry in the COVID...
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US Hotels Could Have a Better Fall Season Than Expected

In a sign that fall U.S. hotel performance will be slightly better than expected, the U.S. hotel industry posted its best performance in a month, according to the latest weekly data from STR, CoStar’s hospitality analytics firm.
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US imposes tougher entry rules for returning unvaccinated AmericansUS imposes tougher entry rules for returning unvaccinated Americans

Test within 24 hours before travel and second one after arrival
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South African Airways is flying again after its government cut funding last year. Here's a look at the collapse and revival of the 87-year-old national airline.

SAA relaunches flights after a year of inactivity Reuters South African Airways relaunched operations with a flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town after a year of inactivity. Though not involved in the relaunch, the airline has likely secured a new investor, Takatso Consortium. SAA said it's optimistic about its revival, but it's not without its skeptics. See more stories on Insider's business page. South African Airways was on the brink of disappearance after years of financia...
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IDeaS and Amadeus Expand Technology Partnership to Expedite Hospitality Industry Recovery

IDeaS, the world’s leading provider of revenue management software and services, and Amadeus (OTC US:AMADY), the leading provider of IT solutions for the travel and tourism industry, have announced an expanded partnership to aid mutual client recovery. The combined power of IDeaS and Amadeus’ best-of-breed technology solutions deliver accessible, actionable data insights via seamless integrations to help hoteliers recover stronger and grow revenue faster.
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Gold Medal sees demand for US trips double overnightGold Medal sees demand for US trips double overnight

New York City shopping breaks selling well
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Hawaii to remove forbidden staircase due to ‘rampant trespassing’

The Haiku Stairs, a nearly 4,000-step trail across Oahu’s Ko’olau mountain range, has drawn tourists despite being prohibited from useHawaii officials have announced plans to spend $1m removing a popular mountain trail known as the Stairway to Heaven, which they say has become the scene of “rampant illegal trespassing” and safety concerns despite the public being banned from using it. Tens of thousands of people have climbed the Haiku Stairs, which span nearly 4,000 steps across Oahu’s Ko’olau m...
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Pamper yourself at these 10 hotel spas in the US, from Arizona's hot springs to New York's Finger Lakes

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Aman Resorts A getaway to de-stress sounds more enticing than ever. Many hotels have incredible spas rooted in helping you relax; some of the best are in the US. The best hotels with spas range from $97 to well over $1,000 - no passport required. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Many of us are looking to finally return to travel with a focus on much-needed wellness. Fortunately, the US offers some o...
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The stolen ancient tablet seized from Hobby Lobby is finally returning to its home in Iraq 30 years later

The Gilgamesh Dream Tablet contains a part of the 'Epic of Gilgamesh,' one of the world's oldest pieces of literature. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The Gilgamesh Dream Tablet, a portion of the 'Epic of Gilgamesh, is returning to Iraq on Thursday. The ancient tablet was stolen from Iraq and smuggled into the US, where it was acquired by Hobby Lobby. The DOJ seized the tablet from Hobby Lobby in July. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Gilgamesh Drea...
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You can get into every US national park for free this Saturday. Here's what you need to know.

Yosemite Valley is bathed in pink light following sunset as viewed from Tunnel View on August 13, 2019, in Yosemite Valley, California. George Rose/Getty Images Saturday is National Public Lands Day, one of six days in 2021 when national park entry is free. The waiver doesn't cover fees for camping, boat launches, transportation, or special tours. Here's what else you need to know before you go. See more stories on Insider's business page. If you're looking for an excuse t...
Tags: Travel, News, US, Trends, National Parks, Parks, National Park Service, National Parks Service, Public Lands, Yosemite Valley, National Park Week, Sarah Jackson, Tunnel View, Yosemite Valley California George Rose Getty

IPW returns as US readies to welcome international tourismIPW returns as US readies to welcome international tourism

Last year's event fell victim to pandemic
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IPW returns as US readies to welcome international tourism

Last year's event fell victim to pandemic
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Blow up your Instagram with these 10 over-the-top hotels in the US

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The Saguaro When choosing a hotel, social media-minded travelers place a high value on a visual appeal. Many hotels design with Instagram in mind, with decor ranging from highly curated to eccentric. We found the most photogenic hotels across the US with options for all budgets and travelers. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The saying goes, "pics or it didn't happen," and when it comes to trav...
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Caesars Entertainment and Nobu Hospitality Strengthen Partnership with Three New Locations Across The US

Caesars Entertainment, Inc. and Nobu Hospitality – the global lifestyle brand founded by Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper – today announced the expansion of its longstanding partnership with two new Nobu Hotels and restaurants at Harrah’s New Orleans and Caesars Atlantic City, a Nobu restaurant at Paris Las Vegas and a refresh of the first Nobu Hotel at Caesars Palace Las Vegas.
Tags: Travel, US, Caesars Entertainment, New Orleans, Nobu Hotel, Paris Las Vegas, Harrah, Nobu, Caesars Atlantic City, Meir Teper, Nobu Hospitality, Nobu Hotels, Nobu Matsuhisa Robert De Niro, Caesars Entertainment Inc, Nobu Hospitality Strengthen Partnership

US Hoteliers Pivot To Meet Cities' Proof of Vaccination Rules

Hoteliers in several U.S. cities have had to quickly adapt to new COVID-19 vaccination or testing requirements over the past few weeks.
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Gilgamesh Dream Tablet to be formally handed back to Iraq

The 3,600-year-old tablet that shows parts of a Sumerian poem will be returned by the US to the country it was taken from in 1991A 3,600-year-old tablet showing part of the Epic of Gilgamesh will be formally handed back to Iraq by the US on Thursday.The tablet, known as the Gilgamesh Dream Tablet, shows parts of a Sumerian poem from the Epic of Gilgamesh, one of the world’s oldest known religious texts. It is believed to have been looted from a museum in Iraq in 1991, and “fraudulently” entered ...
Tags: Books, Iraq, Poetry, US, World news, US news, Culture, Unesco, Middle East and North Africa, United Nations, US Department of Justice, Epic of Gilgamesh, Gilgamesh Dream Tablet

IATA hails 'major step forward' for transatlantic travel recoveryIATA hails 'major step forward' for transatlantic travel recovery

US to allow vaccinated foreign travellers from Novembe
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Statement on the US Decision to Lift COVID-19 Travel Restrictions from Certain Countries

The International Air Transport Association welcomed the decision by the Biden Administration to enable vaccinated travelers to enter the US with a negative COVID-19 test result prior to travel from early November. Importantly, this supersedes the so-called 212f restrictions which prevented anyone from entering the US if they had been in 33 specific countries including the UK, Ireland, all Schengen countries, Brazil, South Africa, India, and China within the last 14 days.
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Who can now travel to the US?

The US has confirmed it will reopen to fully vaccinated foreign nationals from ‘early November’
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Surge in US flight bookings as Virgin Atlantic reports 91% boost

British travellers who have been double vaccinated will be able to travel to the US again from November
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US opening up for vaccinated travellersUS opening up for vaccinated travellers

Quarantine-free travel back on again from Novembe
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Back to the US: how the new policy for British visitors will work

Only travellers who have been fully vaccinated with a recognised vaccine will be welcomed, with a test within three days of the flight
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Who can now travel to the US?

The US has confirmed it will reopen to fully vaccinated foreign nationals from ‘early November’
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When will UK-US travel reopen?

The US will lift its travel ban for double vaccinated foreign nationals ‘from November’
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US tour operators see cancelations after removal from EU safe listUS tour operators see cancelations after removal from EU safe list

About three-quarters of US outbound tour operators have reported postponements of 2021 European bookings after the EU removed the United States from its 'safe list.'Terry Dale, USTOA president and CEO said, andquot;What we have heard from our tour operato
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Corn silks

The corn cobs in the two corn fields out back have matured. There aren't many, and most of them are thin, not like good eating corn. I'm sure it's not eating corn, anyway. The French get their corn out of cans. Corn on the cob is not sweet and is grown as feed for pigs and other livestock. Corn silks on tiny corn cobs. Every once in a while we'll find sweet corn on the cob in the supermarket. Ken did once this summer and we enjoyed it cooked on the grill. It's one of those things that remind m...
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Small airlines battle to serve the most remote US cities, where even empty flights can be profitable thanks to millions in subsidies

An Advanced Airlines Beechcraft King Air 350 aircraft. Joey Gerardi/Gerardi Aviation Photography The US government's Essential Air Service program gives subsidies to airlines serving remote cities. Around $315 million is being spent in 2021 for Lower 48 cities, given largely to the country's smallest airlines. EAS cities are highly sought after and communities can be very particular with who serves them. See more stories on Insider's business page. Beckley, West Virginia; Bu...
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