Month: October 2020

Editor’s Note — CNN Travel updates this article periodically. It was last updated in its entirety on October 22. (CNN) — If you’re planning a trip to the Maldives here’s what you’ll need to know and expect if you want to visit during the global coronavirus pandemic. The basics The Maldives reopened borders to all
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Boston Globe | Getty Images Many in Silicon Valley may be fuming about the Justice Department’s antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet‘s Google, but one slice of the tech industry is cheering the move: Online travel booking operators. TripAdvisor CEO Stephen Kaufer, a longtime critic of Google, welcomed the government’s decision to look into the tech behemoth.
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(CNN) — With medieval origins and a quaint, colorful port, the low-rise Norwegian city of Trondheim doesn’t look very futuristic. But the former Viking capital is making waves with a pioneering transport initiative: a zero-emissions, self-driving electric ferry. The small, autonomous ferry, which launches next year, works “like an elevator” says Erik Dyrkoren, CEO of
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A waiteress wearing a protective mask rings up a table at a restaurant after coronavirus … [+] restrictions were lifted in Houston, Texas, U.S., on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. Photographer: Callaghan O’Hare/Bloomberg © 2020 Bloomberg Finance LP While the ripple effects of the pandemic have been felt across all industries, the restaurant industry, in particular,
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(CNN) — Southwest Airlines is about to sell every seat on board its flights. The news that the airline will no longer limit the number of seats sold comes on the heels of Southwest announcing a $1.2 billion third quarter loss because of the pandemic. In a Thursday earnings report, Southwest announced it will no
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The appropriately named Troublesome Fire has crossed the Continental Divide. Strong winds in Colorado this morning sent the East Troublesome fire exploding across 1000s of acres on the western side of Rocky Mountain National Park. RMNP announced its closure due to fire.  The fire has jumped across the Continental Divide, prompting closures and evacuations of Grand Lake. An
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Existing home sales rose for a fourth straight month in September, and that’s likely benefiting … [+] retailers including Home Depot. (Photo by Chris DELMAS / AFP) (Photo by CHRIS DELMAS/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images The stay-at-home trend prompted by the coronavirus pandemic has benefited retailers including Home Depot HD . The
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Kevin O’Leary Scott Mlyn | CNBC As stimulus negotiations in Washington continue to make little headway, leaving millions of Americans steeped in uncertainty amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and unprecedented job losses, Kevin O’Leary has some ideas as to what the next move should be. The $1,200 stimulus checks sent to Americans in April starting
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From calorie count to portion sizes, we wanted to find out every difference between a US and UK Subway. MORE FOOD WARS VIDEOS: US vs UK KFC | Food Wars US vs UK Domino’s | Food Wars US vs UK McDonald’s | Food Wars —————————————————— #Subway #FoodWars #FoodInsider Insider is great journalism about what passionate
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(CNN) — You already know the drill: idyllic hilltop village in Italy with an aging population wants new blood. Normally, the next step is to sell off abandoned houses for €1. Villages from all over the country have seen foreigners snap up property for pennies — with the deal being that they must renovate the
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Although Foreign Office guidelines currently advise against sea-going cruises, sailing is returning to the Canary Islands from the start of November and there is no quarantine required on return to the UK Why go?  This underrated city set betwixt rugged mountains and the Atlantic Ocean impresses with a world-class arts venue, the world’s second biggest
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