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Travel in the times of COVID-19

By Rediff Get Ahead
July 27, 2020 07:25 IST
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The coronavirus has had a huge impact on travel and tourism.

But who can keep human beings away from travel as you can see from these images below?

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MAGE: Visitors, wearing protective face masks, take a selfie in front of the Mona Lisa at the Louvre in Paris as the museum reopened its doors to the public after almost a four month closure due to the coronavirus outbreak in France, July 6, 2020. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

IMAGE: The American tourist boat Maid Of The Mist, limited to 50% occupancy under New York state rules amid the spread of coronavirus, glides past a Canadian vessel limited under Ontario's rules to just six passengers, at the Niagara Falls, July 21, 2020. Photograph: Carlos Osorio/Reuters

IMAGE: A tourist retrieves her mobile phone after posing for a photograph at the Statue of Liberty, July 20, 2020. Photograph: Carlo Allegri/Reuters

IMAGE: People wearing face masks take a selfie at Trocadero square near the Eiffel Tower, May 16, 2020. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

IMAGE: Tourists pose for a picture with the Mont Blanc mountain in Chamonix, France, July 20, 2020. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

KMAGE: Tourists walk past signs which indicate social distancing during a visit to the Eiffel Tower in Paris on its reopening day to the public, June 25, 2020. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

IMAGE: The Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt reopens for tourists, July 1, 2020. Photograph: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters

IMAGE: A tourist looks at the coffin of the pharaoh Tutankhamen at the Egyptian Museum at Tahrir Square in Cairo after its reopening, July 1, 2020. Photograph: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters

IMAGE: People ride go karts at the Niagara Falls, July 21, 2020. Photograph: Carlos Osorio/Reuters

IMAGE: Tourists take pictures in flooded St Mark's Square, Venice, June 18, 2020. Photograph: Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

IMAGE: Visitors queue to enter the Louvre Pyramid in Paris as the museum reopened its doors to the public, July 6, 2020. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

IMAGE: A street vendor sells Eiffel Tower models to tourists in Paris on its reopening day to the public, June 25, 2020. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

IMAGE: Tourists swim in the Aqaba Gulf at the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, June 20, 2020. Photograph: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters

IMAGE: A social distancing marker is seen at the entrance of the Giza pyramids after reopening for tourist visits in Cairo, July 1, 2020. Photograph: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters

 
 
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