(CNN) — This week in journey news, the United States is established to drop its Covid-19 tests need for inbound air vacationers, and Japan is now enabling intercontinental tour teams.
Moreover, the world’s most high-priced metropolitan areas and the nation with Europe’s cleanest bathing spots have been discovered.
The floodgates are open
Confessions of a 1980s flight attendant
“It gave me confidence, it gave me poise, and the ability to feel on my ft,” she says. “I feel a several yrs working as a flight attendant could transform your daily life.”
Most expensive cities
For the 3rd calendar year in a row, the Asian financial centre of Hong Kong has been named the world’s most high-priced city in the yearly index produced by world mobility organization ECA Intercontinental.
Asia also proved to be the most highly-priced continent, with four more cities — Tokyo, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Seoul — landing in the leading 10.
Flavor of Korean foods
A woman Buddhist monk from South Korea has grow to be an unlikely superstar chef. Her temple cooking has been celebrated in The New York Occasions, and she’s the topic of an episode of Netflix’s “Chef’s Table.”
Exceptional tortoise born
The exclusive offspring is one particular of two Galapagos big tortoises born recently at the Tropiquarium in Servion, Switzerland.
In circumstance you skipped it
Europe’s cleanest bathing spots have been discovered.
A Disney staff snatched a ring out of a would-be groom’s hand mid-proposal.
Ten years in the past, Anthony Bourdain satisfied up with neighborhood cooks and meals lovers in Israel, the West Bank and Gaza.
(Leading image: Airline passengers wander by San Francisco Intercontinental Airport on April 19. Justin Sullivan/Getty Illustrations or photos)