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Popular travel destinations are beginning to ease their Covid-19 lock down measures and are moving toward welcoming tourists back. If you're one of many Globe Aware volunteers eagerly awaiting news on where you can travel to this year, here's another updated guide to the top destinations making plans to reopen.…

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Traveling during the Corona pandemic isn't the same as it was before all of this began. Globe Aware volunteers must be prepared with the right essentials to stay safe and prevent any further spread of the virus.   Traveling this summer? These 12 things will keep you safe and comfortable…

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As lock down restrictions are eased in many countries, borders are being opened up again too. Many countries rely heavily on travelers during the summer therefore it is vital for the economy to get tourists vacationing back in their country again. Where can I travel this summer? Countries open for…

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Globe Aware volunteer recognized for community service will share in a Lions Club scholarship as she prepares to attend Duke University. Saratoga Lions Club Awards 2020 Scholarships THURSDAY, 11 JUNE 2020BY SARATOGA TODAY SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Saratoga Springs Lions Club Scholarship Committee proudly presents $32,500 in academic awards to…

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Racism, like in many other sectors of society, has been built into the travel industry. Globe Aware, a nonprofit that specializes in volunteer vacations, takes their responsibility to be anti-racist seriously.   How the Travel Industry Can Do Its Part in the Fight Against Racism ALEX TEMBLADOR JUNE 02, 2020TravelPulse.com…

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Wednesday, 03 June 2020 15:05

Is it safe to travel now?

Travel is slowly starting up again and people locked down for months want to go out, whether its a road trip or international volunteer vacation. Learn how you can safely explore the world without endangering yourself or others.   Is it safe to travel now? It depends. Here are the…

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Wednesday, 03 June 2020 14:41

Thailand Reopening after COVID-19

Once Thailand opens to international tourists, they'll likely only be able to visit certain vacation spots. This will be beneficial for both tourists and local residents, Globe Aware will continue to track when volunteer vacations can resume in their Thailand locations as well. THAILAND REOPENING TO TOURISTS: EVERYTHING YOU NEED…

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With the COVID-19 pandemic’s devastation to tourist destinations such as Mexico and South America, it’s time to consider creating “travel bubbles. Volunteer vacation destinations closer to the U.S.’s proximity may be more likely to open for travel. U.S. 'Travel Bubbles' Would Let Us Fly Safely and Bring Back Millions of…

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  • Source Miami Herald
Mexico, one of the top ten countries in the world for travel and tourism plans to reopen its doors to travelers starting in June but not all at the same time. Globe Aware is closely monitoring as the country opens regions in stages. (CNN) — Mexico, one of the top…

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For most countries, staying isolated is not an option they can afford long-term, and experts predict it's just a matter of time before other countries create travel bubbles of their own. Countries are searching for pair-up partners, that appear to have their outbreaks under control, Globe Aware will be staying…

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