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Need a vacation? Experts advise you to take one | News

More than ever, people could use a vacation in 2020.

Data show most people won’t take the days they have earned and in fact, employees are working more than ever because so many are working from home, extending hours on the job.

Finding a way to manage it all, even changing company policies to permit employees to carry vacation days into 2021, are keyed by constant communication, Gabe Abshire an expert on workplace culture who is the CEO of Utility Concierge in Dallas.

According to a 2019 study by The U.S. Travel Association, Oxford Economics and Ipsos, Americans left a

New limitations: West Midlands tourist attractions react to Tier 3 news

Dudley Zoo and Castle will be opening from Wednesday but with new limitations.

Zoo manager Matt Lewis said: “Despite being placed in Tier 3, we’re thankful Dudley Zoo and Castle is being allowed to reopen again from Wednesday and we’re offering discounted entry for December visitors.

“Although there will be new limitations, including the closure of all indoor animal exhibits, being an outdoor attraction allows us to deliver an enjoyable day out for all the family with ample space for

Hawaii vacation news: November 24, 2020


* Today marks the start of the new travel restriction that requires travelers to have their negative test result before the departure time of their final leg of travel to Hawaii as we reported on Friday. The test must be taken within 72 hours of the final leg of departure by a testing partner approved by the state of Hawaii. If a traveler does not have their result prior to the departure of their final flight, the traveler must quarantine for 14 days even if a negative test result is received afterwards. Per a Star-Advertiser article, this

Hawaii vacation news: November 18, 2020


* On November 16th, the governor issued a new emergency proclamation to clarify the statewide mask mandate. Scroll to  Exhibit J in the proclamation document to read the full details of the mask mandate. The crux of it is that face coverings must be worn over the nose and mouth when in public. There are some limited exceptions, so please read Exhibit J to understand the rules.

* Hawaii has added 11 new trusted testing partners for the pre-travel testing program. One of the most notable, new partners is Costco/AZOVA, which offers an observed at home test. See the