Enter for $35 to win a villa in Tuscany, check Barclays cards for erroneous fees, AA sells access to its Flagship Lounges, Amex Platinum still a hot item even after fee increase, Schwab hit with class-action lawsuit.
The EU removed the United States from its list of Covid “safe countries”. It also advised member states to restrict entry for US travelers. Now nine European countries have already added new requirements.
Any traveler from the U.S., or who has been in the country in the previous two weeks, must present a negative coronavirus test taken within three days of their arrival in Italy.
Delta has a new unadvertised award sale today. You can explore Europe for less when you book Award deals starting from just 34,000 SkyMiles.
This is a roundup of news and other interesting pieces that I’ve come across over the last few days.
15 crystal-clear lakes across America, Amex having the best app, new book with tales from the ultimate airline Mileage Maniac, Croatian town sells homes for 16 cents, Southwest cancels and delays flights, and Rome’s Colosseum opens underground yo public for first time.
Through collaboration with airport authorities in Italy and coronavirus (COVID-19) testing partner GoHealth Urgent Care, American is providing a feasible option for those looking to travel to Italy.
Iceland opening borders, woman charged $5,700 for cup of coffee, Cash App vulnerable to hackers, Expedia points can no longer be used for flights, and Italy unveils ‘covid-free’ trains.
Delta has announced new quarantine-free flights from JFK airport in New York, to Milan in Italy. These flights to Malpensa airport will start on April 2, 2021, a day after it launches to Rome Fiumicino.
Saks changes, Chime Credit Builder Card, new Apple Card feature, Kauai to rejoin Hawaii Safe Travels program, Italy has new way to combat overtourism, and Dallas Mavericks will accept Dogecoin for tickets and merchandise.
The Netherlands, Belgium and Austria on Sunday banned flights from the U.K., and Italy and Germany are considering limiting such flights as well.
Delta Air Lines, the Aeroporti di Roma and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport have joined in a first-of-its-kind trans-Atlantic COVID-19 testing program that will enable quarantine-free entry into Italy, in accordance with a decree expected to be issued soon by the government of Italy.
Here you can read about airline’s troubles ahead, changes to Amex terms, five Brits jailed for wearing masks, testing for Hawaii travelers, Southwest looks to avoid furloughs with pay cuts, and Italian islands become ‘sex pilgrimage’ sites.
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has announced that the country will open its orders on June 3rd. Italy quickly became the hardest hit nation back in March and introduced some of the most strict quarantine orders.
Sicily has put aside €500 million (about $595 million) to pay for 50% of the cost of airfare for anyone who comes in the first few months that tourism returns. The fund will also pay for one out of every three hotel nights for visitors.
Total India lockdown, landlords granted mortgage relief, Instacart hiring 300K, Vietnam’s Bikini Airline offering health insurance with flights, free Tinder Passport feature, Italy considering 3,000 euro fines for violations of a nationwide lockdown and latest coronavirus numbers.
Italy is a great place to visit. Almost any major city or tourist destination you pick, can offer something unique. Even places that are really talked about much will still offer great food, friendly people and lots more. So add all that to a cheap fare price and it could be a great getaway. Currently…
If your dream is to live in the countryside in southern Italy, then it might just come true. The town of Mussomeli in Southern Sicily is selling houses for just €1. Yes, it’s a bit more than $1, but it’s basically free. And obviously there’s a catch to own a house in Italy for just…