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This week CNN TravelWe admire the latest developments in the UK’s mass transit, eating dinner from the world’s coolest toothpaste tubes, dreaming of sunny Indonesian beaches. Would you like to ride with us?
Opening up in Asia
Traveling to Asia has never been easier Hong Kong From April 1st, passengers will be able to pass through the airport.
Although the city is still largely off-limits to tourists, it is a major airport hub for destinations throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
Meanwhile, many Asian countries are now adopting a “live with the virus” approach.
South Korea abolished the quarantine requirements for fully vaccinated visitors from April 1, and Indonesia abolished the quarantine rules for guests from abroad after a successful trial in the popular Bali.
SingaporeThe photo above is moving towards a full resumption of vaccinated visitors from all countries as of April 1. With a few exceptions, most fully vaccinated guests do not need to undergo a PCR test or quarantine upon arrival.
Islands and the southern tip of Africa
Asian destinations are not the only ones that have relaxed Covid regulations.
Pacific island The country of Fiji has abolished the “soft quarantine” policy, which requires visitors to spend three days in a government-approved facility if they are fully vaccinated. The new guidelines will come into effect on April 7.
Spanish The Canary Islands have lifted local regulations. This is great news for spring breakers. In addition to removing the masking and testing rules, the nightclub can be resumed and the dance is allowed again.
Vaccinated travelers heading to South Africa You no longer need a negative PCR test to enter. Have you been vaccinated? At the local vaccine center, people can come in and request jabs from anywhere, so you can take a shot in the country once you land.
However, the United States continues to pay attention to overseas travel.This week, and Indian Ocean Island Country It was the only country raised to Level 4 “Avoid Travel” status by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
That’s good news. The bad news is that there are still about 120 destinations listed in Level 4.
What do you think of Garfield?
Lasagna is loved by orange cats and nonna in Italy. However, you may have never eaten such lasagna before — Squeezed out of a tube of toothpaste..
This is just one of the innovative presentations of Italian cuisine created by Valerio Braski in Rome. Restaurante 1978.. He is also known for his pizzas served in sachets, steaks in the form of liquids, and carbonara converted into cocktails.
Isn’t it unusual for you? The restaurant also offers zebras, but in a more traditional cutlet-type format.
Say hello to Elizabeth
London’s new crossrail transport system, officially known as the Elizabeth Line in honor of the Queen, will begin transporting passengers in May.
100 kilometers (62 miles) underground network You can connect to Heathrow Airport to some of the capital’s most popular locations, such as the West End Theater District and the Canary Wharf Financial Hub, and travel at 90 mph.
The full schedule will not be valid until 2023, but travelers are welcome to be able to reach the city center from the airport in just 38 minutes.
Cult candy will be global
White Rabbit, a milk-based sweet made in China International trends Thanks to its delicious taste and adorable, partially edible packaging.
Beyond its roots, it has expanded to Los Angeles white rabbit-flavored ice cream, New York brand socks, Hong Kong popsicles, and even Shanghai art installations.
If you want to sound like you know DabaituMandarin for big white rabbits.
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Image above: View of Singapore skyline captured on June 14, 2021. (Roslan Rahman / AFP via Getty Images)