Stories about Travel from June, 2020
Local media and politicians have distorted reopening policies in neighbouring countries for political gain.
Last month Global Voices looked at preparations for an unusual tourist season in Albania. Now it is underway, with mixed results.
Under COVID-19 curfew in Kenya, transport providers have either been unable or unwilling to transport pregnant women in labor to health facilities for fear of harassment by security agencies.
Families of the victims of PIA Flight PK8303 were asked to give DNA to identify bodies.
"I believe that theatre will change the world, or at least one world, that of the individual."
As a major source of foreign exchange and employment for most of the region, safely opening up borders to overseas visitors has become ever more pressing.
Could the region be past the worst — or simply enjoying a quieter period before the much-feared second wave?