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Himeji, Japan during cherry blossom season.

Japan wants to pay tourists to visit

Following hot on the heels of a travel offer from the Italian island of Sicily, Japan is mulling over a plan which would offer subsidised flights to tourists.

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Sunbathers lie in an area marked to enforce social distancing measures in La Grande Motte, southern France, Sunday, May ...

Europeans soak up the sun as lockdown laws relax

Europeans soaked up the sun where they could, taking advantage of the first holiday weekend since coronavirus restrictions were eased, while governments grappled with how and when to safely let in foreign travellers to salvage the vital summer tourist season.

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