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Bookings to Greece surge as British holidaymakers flee Spain

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greece – istock

British holidaymakers are flocking to Greece in lieu of Spain as the busiest month for summer holidays gets underway.

The chairman of Sunvil Holiday Group, Noel Josephides has reported a sudden rise in enquiries for ‘last-minute, flight-only’ bookings to Greece, and not from the company’s usual 50-plus demographic. “We know they are people who were likely to go to Spain,” he told iNews.

It comes as Europe’s largest tour operator Tui extended the cancellation of all UK holidays to the Spanish Balearic Islands and Canary Islands until August 10 and all holidays to mainland Spain until August

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Swedish virus expert says ‘no point’ in face masks, as Madeira makes them mandatory

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stockholm – Getty

Sweden’s leading coronavirus expert has dismissed the effectiveness of face masks as the country’s Covid-19 rates continue to tumble.

State epidemiologist Anders Tegnell has been a staunch defender of Sweden’s controversial decision not to go into lockdown during the pandemic, even when the Swedish mortality rate far outstripped that of neighbouring Scandinavian nations like Norway and Finland, where much stricter measures were imposed.

Now, with the number of new infections having fallen rapidly over the course of July, Mr Tegnell has backed the Swedish government’s decision not to implement rigid face masks rules that could prevent a

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Go on holiday but know the risks says government minister

Visitors to countries outside the UK can travel but will run the risk of needing to quarantine upon return, a minister has said. (Photo by Alex Zea/Europa Press via Getty Images)
Visitors to countries outside the UK can travel but will run the risk of needing to quarantine upon return, a minister has said. (Photo by Alex Zea/Europa Press via Getty Images)

Brits are free to travel abroad but they will run the risk of having to quarantine upon return, a minister has said.

Holidaymakers who went to Spain will need to self isolate for two weeks when they touch down in the UK after the government suddenly announced the country would be removed from the no-quarantine list.

It followed a spike in coronavirus cases and fears that the popular destination

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This $225,000 luxury RV can travel across the country on a single battery charge — see inside ‘Endless Highways’

Bowlus Road Chief's Endless Highways Performance Edition.
Bowlus Road Chief’s Endless Highways Performance Edition.

Bowlus Road Chief

  • Bowlus Road Chief has unveiled its latest RV trailer, the $225,000 Endless Highways Performance Edition that has enough battery power to last a cross country trip on a single charge.

  • The 600-amp hour, 7,680-watt-hour lithium iron phosphate battery gives the RV trailer the ability to stay off-grid for up to two weeks.

  • The Endless Highways Performance Edition trailer has a bathroom, kitchen, living room, and a bathroom.

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Bowlus Road Chief has unveiled its latest RV trailer, the $225,000 Endless Highways Performance Edition that

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Patrick J. Adams, Colin O’Donoghue and More Prepare for Space Travel in Disney+ Drama

Fresh footage from Disney+’s upcoming space drama The Right Stuff has officially left the launchpad.

Based on Tom Wolfe’s 1979 book, the series — which stars Patrick J. Adams (Suits), Jake McDorman (Murphy Brown) and Colin O’Donoghue (Once Upon a Time), among others — will highlight the early days of the U.S. Space Program and the incredible story of America’s first astronauts, the Mercury Seven.

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The sneak peek clip (embedded above), which centers on McDorman’s Alan Shepard, debuted Saturday as part of a Comic-Con @ Home panel that featured the show’s

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