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FILE - In this Wednesday, July 1, 2020 file photo, Marcel Schmetz raises the US flag next to a WWII American Sherman tank at his Remember Museum 39-45 in Thimister-Clermont, Belgium. Tourists from the United States who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 could be able to travel across the European Union this summer, officials from the 27-nation bloc said on Monday, April 26, 2021. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File)

EU finalizing plans to allow US tourists back this summer

EU residents to travel freely across EU by the summer

  • Apr 26, 2021

 

An Air Canada plane sits on the tarmac of Vancouver International Airport as a waiting area is empty, Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Air Canada says it lost $1.16 billion in the final three months of last year, releasing a financial report on the heels of last night's news that the Canadian government approved Air Canada's $190-million purchase of Transat A.T. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

International map made for Canadians for pandemic travel

Map shows more than 50 countries or territories open to Canadians

 

The Canada-U.S. border near Lacolle, Que., is seen on Friday, March 20, 2020. One Capitol Hill lawmaker is ramping up the pressure on President Joe Biden to begin reopening the Canada-U.S. border. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

New York congressman urges Biden to consider easing Canada-U.S. border restrictions

Biden expects most Americans to have access to a COVID-19 vaccine by the end of May

The Canada-U.S. border near Lacolle, Que., is seen on Friday, March 20, 2020. One Capitol Hill lawmaker is ramping up the pressure on President Joe Biden to begin reopening the Canada-U.S. border. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz
An Air Canada flight flies in over hotels by the Pearson International Airport in Mississauga, Ont. by the Pearson International Airport on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021 as new air travel rules come into effect in Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston

‘It’s time to move on’: Martinrea executives call for end to travel restrictions

‘It’s time to move on’: Martinrea executives call for end to travel restrictions

An Air Canada flight flies in over hotels by the Pearson International Airport in Mississauga, Ont. by the Pearson International Airport on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021 as new air travel rules come into effect in Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston
The United States border crossing is seen Friday, March 20, 2020, in Lacolle, Que. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

Snowbirds in pandemic hot seat with Canada’s latest travel rules

Snowbirds don’t think of themselves as vacationers

The United States border crossing is seen Friday, March 20, 2020, in Lacolle, Que. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

Canada suspends sun flights, insists on COVID tests, quarantine for air travellers

Canada suspends sun flights, insists on COVID tests, quarantine for air travellers

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on December 9, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Trudeau to announce new measures to restrict travel abroad during COVID-19 pandemic

For weeks Canadians have been urged not to take any non-essential trips outside the country

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on December 9, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Alberta Minister of Health Tyler Shandro addresses a news conference in Calgary on May 29, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Health minister says Alberta won’t follow Manitoba’s stricter COVID-19 travel rules

Health minister says Alberta won’t follow Manitoba’s stricter COVID-19 travel rules

Alberta Minister of Health Tyler Shandro addresses a news conference in Calgary on May 29, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
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New owners of public boat launch on Sylvan Lake plans opening for May 2021

The Launch at Sylvan Lake is located at 5220 Lakeshore Dr.

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A man makes his way through Pearson International Airport during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Feds look at using border data to find travellers applying for sickness benefit

The earliest legislation could be introduced is later this month

A man makes his way through Pearson International Airport during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Cruise companies postpone Alaska trips amid virus guidelines

Cruise companies postpone Alaska trips amid virus guidelines

People line up and check in for an international flight at Pearson International Airport during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Ban on U.K. flights to Canada expires as testing scheme takes effect

Ban on U.K. flights to Canada expires as testing scheme takes effect

People line up and check in for an international flight at Pearson International Airport during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
A nheath-care worker waits for patients at a COVID-19 test clinic in Montreal, on Friday, December 11, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Air travellers will soon have to test negative for COVID-19 before arrival in Canada

Several countries, including the U.S., have implemented a negative test requirement for incoming passengers

A nheath-care worker waits for patients at a COVID-19 test clinic in Montreal, on Friday, December 11, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
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Travel not recommended in Airdrie area

RCMP on the scene of multiple collisions

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Paul Funston and Mary Lou Baldwin pose for a photo with their trailer in Fort Langley, B.C., Friday, December 18, 2020. The duo would normally spend the winter south of the border, but with the Canada-U.S border closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they are spending it at a campground in southern B.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marissa Tiel

Senior snowbirds congregate in B.C. when wings clipped by COVID-19 border closures

At least 50,000 full-time recreational vehicles users usually spend their winters in the U.S.

Paul Funston and Mary Lou Baldwin pose for a photo with their trailer in Fort Langley, B.C., Friday, December 18, 2020. The duo would normally spend the winter south of the border, but with the Canada-U.S border closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they are spending it at a campground in southern B.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marissa Tiel
If you want to take a great photo for your social media followers, you can’t beat Lake Louise. Photo: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

3 Made-in-Alberta adventures for your winter staycation

North to south, mountain to badlands, Alberta has something for everybody

  • Nov 28, 2020
If you want to take a great photo for your social media followers, you can’t beat Lake Louise. Photo: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Snowbirds debate making southern migration during COVID-19 crisis

Snowbirds debate making southern migration during COVID-19 crisis

Snowbirds debate making southern migration during COVID-19 crisis

Snowbirds debate making southern migration during COVID-19 crisis
Flight cancellations scramble travellers’ plans as hopes for a spike in demand fade

Flight cancellations scramble travellers’ plans as hopes for a spike in demand fade

Flight cancellations scramble travellers’ plans as hopes for a spike in demand fade

Flight cancellations scramble travellers’ plans as hopes for a spike in demand fade
When will tourists return to Africa? Continent must guess

When will tourists return to Africa? Continent must guess

When will tourists return to Africa? Continent must guess

When will tourists return to Africa? Continent must guess