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Top 5 things to do in Turks and Caicos 🇹🇨

The Turks and Caicos are so much more than sunny skies and white sand beaches. While its popularity among honeymooners is certainly noted, these stunning islands are an ideal destination for families of all ages. Spot interesting animals in their natural habitat, take part in unique cultural events, enjoy child-friendly activities, and discover all the adventures that keep teenagers and parents entertained. This is a gorgeous destination that’s perfect for the entire family.   1  |  Ride with Provo Ponies Provo Ponies, located in Providenciales, started out as a rescue operation for abused and malnourished horses. Now, visitors are invited to ride on the backs of these majestic creatures, through both beach and trail, during a three-hour excursion. This is...

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Spotlight on Travel with Pride

After celebrating Pride throughout the month of June, this month, we’d like to acknowledge, amplify, and celebrate diversity and inclusion on a broader scale. As Lisa Lutoff Perlo, President and CEO of Celebrity Cruises, stated, “For far too long, ‘all-inclusive’ in the travel industry has meant everything on your vacation is included in one price. We set out to challenge this conventional thinking by imagining the phrase through the lens of others.” 

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Rapid Testing at Airports to Replace Mandatory Quarantine for International Albertan Travelers

Rapid testing arrives in YYC on November 2 Starting on November 2, Alberta residents and eligible international travelers arriving on a non-stop flight into Calgary can take a rapid test for COVID-19 and possibly reduce their mandatory quarantine to as little as 2 days with a negative test. This includes guests who are connecting to airports within Alberta and essential foreign travelers staying within the province for at least 14 days after arrival. The Government of Alberta and Government of Canada have agreed on a 26-week pilot project that will make YYC the exclusive airport for Canada’s first quarantine reduction project that will allow testing to take place on arrival from all international destinations, to reduce quarantine to as little...

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Travelling is soooo safe, that COVID-19 insurance is free?

That’s right you heard it right. Insurance companies are willing to fork over hundreds of thousands of dollars if you get COVID-19 while on vacation and the airlines are paying for your premiums too. Now if anyone knows how an insurance company works, they know the most basic thing. Payments vs liability, simply put, can they get more money out of insurance premiums then they can out of paying medical bills for COVID-19. They clearly see the low risk to them as payouts for losses claimed will be less then the money paid to them in insurance premiums. Look at it this way. If the insurance had to pay out just one air ambulance to the max out of $100,000,...

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