India’s famed Taj Mahal re-opens for tourists as Covid-19 curbs ease

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “India’s famed Taj Mahal re-opens for tourists as Covid-19 curbs ease” – below is their description. #India’s iconic #TajMahal re-opened to the #public on Wednesday as the country, still reeling from a disastrous second wave of the #pandemic, rushes to lift #restrictions in a bid to revitalise … Read more India’s famed Taj Mahal re-opens for tourists as Covid-19 curbs ease

China builds Mars simulation base in desert to train for exploring the red planet

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “China builds Mars simulation base in desert to train for exploring the red planet” – below is their description. As part of its preparation for Mars exploration, China has built a “Mars Camp” in Lenghu Town of the northwestern Qinghai Province to simulate the red planet’s … Read more China builds Mars simulation base in desert to train for exploring the red planet

Seat on Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin Space Flight Sells for $28 Million

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Seat on Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin Space Flight Sells for $28 Million” – below is their description. Blue Origin raised $28 million by auctioning a seat to accompany founder Jeff Bezos on a July 20 rocket ride –- the first time the company will carry people to … Read more Seat on Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin Space Flight Sells for $28 Million

Greek PM discusses relations with Turkey, migrants and summer tourism

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Greek PM discusses relations with Turkey, migrants and summer tourism” – below is their description. In an interview with FRANCE 24, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos #Mitsotakis played down tensions with neighbouring #Turkey ahead of a meeting with Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at next week’s NATO summit. … Read more Greek PM discusses relations with Turkey, migrants and summer tourism

Inside the History of New Orleans Shotgun Homes

Bloomberg Politics published this video item, entitled “Inside the History of New Orleans Shotgun Homes” – below is their description. Jun.11 — Shotgun homes are as much a hallmark of New Orleans as brass bands or beignets. Thousands of these modest structures exist across the city, appearing in any neighborhood developed before 1920. And beyond … Read more Inside the History of New Orleans Shotgun Homes

Inside the History of New Orleans Shotgun Homes

Bloomberg Politics published this video item, entitled “Inside the History of New Orleans Shotgun Homes” – below is their description. Jun.11 — Shotgun homes are as much a hallmark of New Orleans as brass bands or beignets. Thousands of these modest structures exist across the city, appearing in any neighborhood developed before 1920. And beyond … Read more Inside the History of New Orleans Shotgun Homes

The Design History of New Orleans Shotgun Houses | Bloomberg CityLab

Bloomberg Politics published this video item, entitled “The Design History of New Orleans Shotgun Houses | Bloomberg CityLab” – below is their description. Shotgun homes are as much a hallmark of New Orleans as brass bands or beignets. Thousands of these modest structures exist across the city, appearing in any neighborhood developed before 1920. And … Read more The Design History of New Orleans Shotgun Houses | Bloomberg CityLab

Jordan’s donkeys bear the brunt of the crisis as coronavirus cripples tourism

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Jordan’s donkeys bear the brunt of the crisis as coronavirus cripples tourism” – below is their description. Herds of hard-working #donkeys once carried hordes of tourists on the rocky paths of #Jordan’s #Petra, but visitor numbers crashed amid the #pandemic and the loyal animals now bear the … Read more Jordan’s donkeys bear the brunt of the crisis as coronavirus cripples tourism

LIVE: Scientists Discover Australia’s Largest Dinosaur | Top News

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “LIVE: Scientists Discover Australia’s Largest Dinosaur | Top News” – below is their description. (June 9) Bones discovered in Australia 15 years ago belong to the largest dinosaur ever found in the country, Australian officials announced. Queensland Museum’s Scott Hocknull said on Monday that he estimated the … Read more LIVE: Scientists Discover Australia’s Largest Dinosaur | Top News

Snow a no-show on Queensland’s Granite Belt as tourists face bitterly cold conditions | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Snow a no-show on Queensland’s Granite Belt as tourists face bitterly cold conditions | ABC News” – below is their description. Tourists have flocked to Queensland’s Granite Belt in the hope of seeing snow, but the weather bureau is warning the chances are marginal as New South … Read more Snow a no-show on Queensland’s Granite Belt as tourists face bitterly cold conditions | ABC News

Tourism Tasmania drops plan to lend underwear to tourists, amid COVID concerns | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Tourism Tasmania drops plan to lend underwear to tourists, amid COVID concerns | ABC News” – below is their description. Tourism Tasmania originally wanted people to wear the long johns, then return them to be washed and worn again The plan was abandoned due to concerns about … Read more Tourism Tasmania drops plan to lend underwear to tourists, amid COVID concerns | ABC News

France welcoming back fully-vaccinated American tourists as State Dept. eases travel warnings

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “France welcoming back fully-vaccinated American tourists as State Dept. eases travel warnings” – below is their description. CNBC’s Seema Mody joins ‘The News with Shepard Smith’ to discuss the vaccination rollout impact on travel around the world. France is welcoming back fully-vaccinated American tourists. The State Department is … Read more France welcoming back fully-vaccinated American tourists as State Dept. eases travel warnings

France is back in business: ‘Tourists, we missed you’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “France is back in business: ‘Tourists, we missed you’” – below is their description. After “a very bad year,” Paris tour operator Marc Vernhet sees a ray of light with the promised return of tourists from the United States and elsewhere who are welcome in France as … Read more France is back in business: ‘Tourists, we missed you’

EU approves Covid travel pass to be used across the bloc by July 1 | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “EU approves Covid travel pass to be used across the bloc by July 1 | The World” – below is their description. The European Parliament has approved the EU Digital COVID Certificate to be used by travellers as the bloc starts to reopen to tourists. Yvonne Yong … Read more EU approves Covid travel pass to be used across the bloc by July 1 | The World

France tackles virus variants as it readies for tourists

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “France tackles virus variants as it readies for tourists” – below is their description. French health authorities are racing to contain scattered cases of the more contagious delta virus variant, as #France prepares to reopen its #borders to vaccinated #visitors and celebrates plunging Covid-19 infection and hospitalization … Read more France tackles virus variants as it readies for tourists