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Two of the biggest travel holidays, Thanksgiving and Christmas, are just around the corner, and travelers are debating whether they should meet up with friends and family. An infectious disease specialist encourages everyone to assess what they consider is an acceptable amount of risk in their lives, and follow precautions…

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  • Source Self
Sunday, 22 November 2020 12:33

Travel trends for 2021

This year is coming quickly coming to an end, and there are some hopeful signs for travel and Globe Aware volunteers. This includes more widely available testing, safe destination openings without needing travelers to quarantine for long, and new vaccines on the horizon. 11 Trending Destinations for 2021, According to…

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  • Source Conde Nast Traveller
Monday, 16 November 2020 12:03

A Covid-19 vaccine will change travel

On November 9 it was announced that one of the candidates for a Covid-19 vaccine, made by Pfizer and BioNTech, was over 90% in preventing volunteers from contracting the virus. This is great news for Globe Aware, our communities & volunteers, and look forward to safe travels in 2021 for…

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Airlines in the U.S. are trying to be as varied as possible. They are offering potential travelers different options to fly during the upcoming all-important holiday season that starts Nov. 23 with Thanksgiving week. US Carriers Offering Varied Options for Thanksgiving Holiday Travel RICH THOMASELLINOVEMBER 10, 2020 U.S. airlines are…

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  • Source Travel Pulse
Friday, 30 October 2020 13:51

Best Travel Destinations in December

December is the holiday season, and there are plenty of places you can visit to slough off the stress of the year and immerse yourself in feel-good festivities. This includes the Globe Aware location of Puerto Rico. Best Places to Travel in December Destinations to consider for this winter, or…

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Machu Picchu, located in Cusco, will officially reopen its doors to international travelers, under a series of health rules and protocols. Our Globe Aware Peru program offers a separate tour to the famous Inca grounds, but requires booking ahead of time. Peru: Machu Picchu reopens its doors to national and…

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  • Source Andina
Thursday, 29 October 2020 11:42

Safe Trick-or-Treating During the COVID-19

Globe Aware wishes our volunteers a safe and happy Halloween, whether you choose to stay home or travel. Make sure to follow these safety tips in order to enjoy the holiday weekend. Is It Safe to Trick-or-Treat During the COVID-19 Pandemic? Experts Share Halloween Health Safety Tips CDC health officials…

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  • Source Good Housekeeping
Globe Aware volunteers can visit some of these haunted sites on their volunteer vacation! Locations include South Africa, Rajasthan, Romania, Puerto Rico and Mexico!   43 Most Haunted Places in the World That Are Beautifully Scary Even the faint of heart will find something to love. BY CAITLIN MORTONOctober 18,…

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  • Source Conde Nast Traveller
Traveling is fine if you're willing to be cautious, follow the rules and adapt easily to changes of plan. If you do choose to travel, Globe Aware is taking these precautions, such as wearing a mask and practicing social distancing and good hand hygiene.   Is it safe to travel…

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  • Source CNN
Wednesday, 21 October 2020 05:00

Meet Kimberly Haley-Coleman

Meet Kimberly Haley-Coleman | Founder & CEO Globe Aware October 21, 2020Shoutout DFW We had the good fortune of connecting with Kimberly Haley-Coleman and we’ve shared our conversation below. Hi Kimberly, we’d love to hear more about how you thought about starting your own business?When stuck abroad on business over…

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  • Source Shoutout DFW
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