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June 19, 2019 - lifehacker

How to Travel Safely While LBGTQ - by Josh Ocampo

Traveling while queer often comes with a set of dangers, particularly in nations that continue to criminalize and discriminate against same-sex relationships or transgender or gender non-conforming individuals. Here are some helpful tips to travel more safely.

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Kiev’s tourism and promotion board expects to see 100,000 visitors to Chernobyl by the end of 2019, compared to the 70,000 in 2018, fueled by HBO’s miniseries “Chernobyl” aired May 6, which is now at the top of IMDb’s list of top rated television shows.

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June 13, 2019 - CNN Travel

Popular medieval Belgian town Bruges makes moves to restrict tourism - by Lilit Marcus
Visiting the famous Belfry may no longer be so simple, as Bruges is the latest European city to make moves regarding tourism restrictions. While the Belgian city is a popular stop along European grand tours, its popularity can come with challenges, especially in a place as compact as Bruges.
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McAfee reveals how cybercriminals are capitalizing on consumers’ risky travel booking habits. The findings show that popular summer destinations in Mexico, Europe – and, surprisingly, Canmore, Canada – generate the riskiest search results when people are hunting for vacation deals online.

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June 12, 2019 - MultiBrief

Travel2020: Virtuoso’s top trends in summer travel - by Lark Gould

As Americans plan their summer getaways in the midst of their country’s strange and unstable approach to foreign relations, some vacationers are opting to stay closer to home and explore their own country, according to reports by global luxury travel network Virtuoso. Here are top destinations this summer.

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