Holidays: Simon Calder shares travel advice and bookings tips for Italy, Greece and beyond | Travel News | Travel

Holidays are at the mercy of the shrinking travel corridor list. Every week, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps shares the latest updates to the ‘safe’ list of where Britons can go without having to quarantine. And every week, more destinations are removed – and it’s feared more will be axed later today.

“We just don’t know,” Calder said.

Italy and Greece are currently among a handful of countries Britons can travel to without any restrictions at all.

However, rising cases could see the two hotspots moved to the quarantine list this week.

“It’s entirely possible the Greek mainland might be put on the no-go list tonight, or Italy, we just don’t know,” said Calder.


“We don’t know exactly what the government’s grounds are for putting places on but no go list,” the expert continued.

“We do know that it’s much tougher to get off the no go less than

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Travel blogger captures the beauty of natural hot springs in Italy: ‘Amazing’ [Video]

Senna Relax is a travel influencer from Switzerland who posts scenic views from faraway places on his Instagram.

Relax has captured some incredible shots, such as moonlight over Mount Agung in Bali, the colorful shores of Cinque Terre in Italy and a surreal underwater restaurant in the Maldives.

In August, the blogger’s travels took him to the Tuscan countryside where he visited the Terme di Saturnia. 

“The Terme di Saturnia are a group of springs located in the municipality of Manciano, a few kilometers from the village of Saturnia,” Relax wrote in the caption. “The springs that feed the baths, which are found in the south-eastern valley, cover a vast territory that stretches from Mount Amiata and the hills of Fiora and Albegna rivers to the Maremma grossetana at Roselle (Terme di Roselle) and Talamone (Terme dell’Osa).” 

The Terme di Saturnia are a group of springs located in the municipality

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Venice’s Focus on China sees Italy, China, the USA and India come together

– Organised by ANICA, the event offered five panel discussions over three days, with contributions from over 40 speakers, enhanced by the presence of new partner India

Venice’s Focus on China sees Italy, China, the USA and India come together

Unspooling on the city’s Lido between 5 – 7 September, Venice’s Focus on China was organised as part of the Venice Production Bridge event – on the occasion of the latter’s fifth edition – and was enhanced by a new partner, India. The three-day gathering was co-ordinated by ANICA in collaboration with the Italian Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities and for Tourism, the Italian Ministry for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the Biennale di Venezia.

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With five panel discussions unfolding over the course of three days between 5-7 September, and contributions from upwards of 40 speakers hailing from Italy, China, the US and India, the option of online access proved crucial to the

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