24 Jun: Bonnes vacances! – Can it wait until 2030?

Editor’s Blog: Produced in collaboration with the EU Buzz team 

Travel industries and tourism sectors across the globe have been decimated by the Covid-19 pandemic. Incomes and jobs have been lost, summer holidays cancelled and, with the uncertainty remaining about travel restrictions, there seems to be no end in sight for this vital division of the economy.

Europe insists it is open again for tourism – Borderless Schengen zones at least will allow European citizens to reach European destinations for their vacations. The European Commission says that the “safe reboot of tourism in Europe is possible because of the concerted …