Have to travel during spring break? Here’s how to stay safe

(HealthDay)—If you must travel during the spring break, be sure to follow recommended COVID-19 pandemic safety measures, an emergency medicine doctor advises. Millions of people are packing airports, while only one-quarter of the U.S. population has received at least one shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, noted Dr. Lewis Nelson, director…

Mostly virus-free Kauai hit by pandemic after travel resumes

On Hawaii’s rural island of Kauai, where sprawling white sand beaches and dramatic seaside mountains attract visitors from around the world, local residents spent the first seven months of the pandemic sheltered from the viral storm. Early and aggressive local measures coupled with a strictly enforced statewide travel quarantine kept…

Italy curbs Christmas travel to avoid virus ‘third wave’

Italy on Thursday announced national travel restrictions for the Christmas holidays designed to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the European country first hit by the pandemic. The new rules, together with an existing curfew and other regulations already in place, seek to curb circulation throughout the country during the…

Turkey to lift travel ban, open gyms, restaurants on June 1

A coronavirus travel ban between Turkey’s worst affected cities is being lifted while restaurants, cafes and sports facilities will reopen on June 1, the country’s president said Thursday, under the next phase of plans to roll back pandemic restrictions. In a televised address following a weekly Cabinet meeting, Recep Tayyip…

6 Soulful Health Retreats To Kick Start Your New Year

Looking for a restful retreat for both mind and body? To kick start your New Year the right way, we’ve put together a few of the world’s most stunning and rejuvenating destinations on the planet. To find the gorgeous yoga destination that’s just right for you, explore even more traveller-tested…