TAP Air Portugal now offers all passengers COVID-19 testing service at Lisbon Airport at a discount. Depending on a destination’s various restrictions, the Rapid Antigen Test is €21; the PCR test is €85; and a PCR Test plus Rapid Antigen Test is €106. TAP customers enjoy priority access to this service.
Test results are sent directly to passengers via email within 30 minutes for the rapid tests, and 6–8 hours for the PCR tests. Testing can be scheduled here, and the testing is currently located at Rua B Building 8 next to Lisbon Airport; from April 19, services will also be available in the airport’s departures area.
Additionally, TAP is gradually restoring operations with plans to operate 879 flights per week on 100 routes by August. Fifty-one of those flights will operate from North America, with service from Boston (BOS), Newark (EWR), Chicago (ORD), Washington, D.C. (IAD), San Francisco (SFO), Toronto (YYZ) and Montreal (YUL).
TAP also adds eight new routes to Europe and Africa this summer: to Fuerteventura (FUE), Ibiza, and Santiago de Compostela (SCQ), Spain; Zagreb (ZAG), Croatia; Djerba (DJE), and Monastir (MIR), Tunisia; and Oujda (OUD), and Agadir (AGA), Morocco.
The Hamilton Hotel, located steps from the White House, was the perfect place for a relaxing weekend getaway. Upon arrival, the staff was extremely friendly and helpful with a quick check-in process. The lobby was immaculate with shining marble flooring, velvet couches and an arched ceiling design that brought a sense of sophistication. For added security, the elevators are only accessible to those who have a key card to a guestroom.
Luxury destinations around the country partnered with Bryte to introduce The Restorative Bed and enhanced sleep programming at their hotels. The revolutionary, AI-powered Restorative Bed uses real-time technology to intuitively adjust based on the individual’s needs and preferences. An embedded sensory network detects biometrics, like heart rate and breathing patterns, when a sleeper enters the first stage of sleep, triggering cooling features and lulling sleepers into deep sleep. Computer-controlled air cushions alleviate pressure points, and the technology also leads sleepers naturally out of sleep.
Tauck announced plans to fully restart its U.S. tours by July 1. Departures of the Southern Charms: Savannah, Hilton Head and Charleston tour have already begun, with other popular tours across the country relaunching in the coming months. Check the Open for Travel page for information on specific tour departures.
Turkish Airlines resumed its premium onboard dining and hot meal service on all business- and economy-class flights longer than two hours and 15 minutes. The resumption of service is in accordance with all health and hygiene applications.
Coffee is the pillar to almost everyone's morning and, in a way, it's part of a routine you need to get right in order to have your day go smoothly. There are many different brands, types, flavors, coffee shops and ways to make the bold morning beverage.
With the vaccine rolling out and U.S. air travel expected to pick up in the upcoming months, the personal finance website WalletHub released a report on 2021’s Best Frequent-Flyer Programs, to help travelers make the best decision for their wallets.