New countries reopen for tourism in June 2021.

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Welcome to the weekly newsletter about the current state of tourism and international travel. You can check our up-to-date list of countries reopened for tourism, or — if you have questions — just reply to this email.

Weekly roundup

1)  Travelers from Belgium, France, Russia, Singapore, UK, the Netherland and Vietnam may be allowed to visit Indonesia from next month

2)  Thailand: From July 1 vaccinated travelers will be permitted to fly direct to Phuket island without having to quarantine

3)  Flying with Emirates with just 18 passengers onboard

4)  Travel will be bigger than ever, just different - great opportunities for startups

5)  Indonesia planning domestic vaccine tourism package

6)  “People Are Just Bumbling”: A flight attendant on what post-vaccine travel looks like

7)  [VIDEO]  Renting a camper van in Bali

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8)  Trial allowing vaccinated Australians to travel overseas could start in six weeks

9)  Asia Pacific international passenger demand stays down at 3.6% of 2019 levels

10)  10 best travel shows on Netflix that will inspire wanderlust


Unlocking Asia Pacific | Vietnam

Vietnam is not yet opened for international tourism. All land borders into Vietnam are closed.

Vietnam’s reopening date is still uncertain. As of today, only a very limited number of essential workers and business people are allowed entry. This is assessed on a case-by-case basis.

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Cheap flights to Asia

Our team searches for deals 24/7, so you can enjoy the cheapest possible flight deals. These include special discounts, hidden offers, so-called 'mistake fares', and promotions. We aim to give you 40% – 80% off the normal ticket price.

Hong Kong HKG  ✈  Jakarta CGK

Departure: 11 Jan / Return: 25 Jan
Cebu Pacific 

$146  CHECK

Paris CDG  ✈  Singapore SIN

Departure: 3 Jul / Return: 11 Jul
Gulf Air 

$367  CHECK

Vienna VIE  ✈  Bangkok BKK

Departure: 6 Sep / Return: 13 Sep

$488  CHECK

Airline sales & promotions

1 additional piece of check-in baggage for free if you fly economy from Singapore to Korea on KoreanAir. Promotion lasts till 30 June 2021.
See details

Low Student Fares plus extra baggage by CathayPacific. Valid until 31 Aug for flights from Taiwan to Europe, North America, China, and SW Asia.
See details

Return for free when you book Jetstar holiday package before 14 June 2021
See details


Recommended articles

• A country-by-country guide to coronavirus recovery

•  New prices for domestic and international flights

•  Flexible flying in 2021

•  Beginner's guide: How to start earning airline miles?



Safe travels,

Maksim Koval
Digital Editor at Tiket2
[email protected]