Travel and tourism expected to grow to $8.6 trillion in 2022
(CNN) — Could brighter days be ahead? Travel and tourism are expected to return to almost pre-pandemic levels this year, and a top health official says Europe could be about to enter “a long period of tranquility.”
Here’s the latest news from CNN Travel this week.
Tourism is bouncing back
Omicron is still raging, but travel is pushing forward. Travel and tourism could generate $8.6 trillion globally this year, according to new research by the World Travel & Tourism Council. That’s just 6.4% below pre-pandemic levels.
Let’s hope the rest of the world is in for some tranquility, too.
World’s deepest high-speed railway station
Jetliner battling winds tilts sideways and aborts landing
There was some tricky maneuvering in the skies this week.
Mexico deemed ‘very high’ risk for travel
Europe’s prettiest ski resorts
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Travel not only allows us to connect with the world around us but also with people we might otherwise never have met.
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