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Hotel Owners Continue to Reel From the Pandemic

Hotel owners are bracing for a difficult 2021, as the sector continues to reel from a historic drop in bookings caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Even though the industry’s worst year in living memory ended with a glimmer of hope, many in the industry expect the celebrations to be short lived.

The start of Covid vaccinations in the U.S. and Europe raised the prospect that people would start traveling again and sent shares in hotel owners and operators soaring. But investors and analysts say bookings will take years to rise back to pre-pandemic levels. Meanwhile, the industry faces growing financial

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Thanksgiving travel and hotel safety tips during the COVID-19 pandemic

It’s always a good idea to consider cleanliness and safety when traveling, especially around the holidays.

But with COVID-19 cases spiking across the country, these concerns should be top of mind for anyone going anywhere for Thanksgiving.

Sheryl Kline, professor of hospitality business management at the University of Delaware, offers a list of tips and tricks for staying safe and following guidelines while navigating the restrictions of the pandemic. She is also available for interviews to answer questions regarding holiday travel and hotel safety.

Check the destination before you travel. Before traveling check the CDC’s website for health notices before

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As the pandemic surges, Americans see travel horizons narrowing

Washington (AFP) – After months of working from home, stir-crazy Americans have finally reached the long, hot days of summer only to watch their vacation horizons dim, with travel options shrinking as the country’s coronavirus cases soar.

“All I’ve been doing this year is canceling trips,” 61-year-old Keith Gibbons said with a sigh, a new reality that the government contractor called “very frustrating.”

Trips abroad are mostly out: The overwhelming majority of countries now bar American citizens amid a sharp US resurgence of COVID-19. The country’s caseload has climb to over 3.7 million — more than one-fourth the world’s total

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