Thailand Tourism Economy Struggles Through COVID-19 Pandemic

Bella Breakdown Thailand is a large tourism country accounting for one-fifth of the country’s economy but the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has drastically decreased with travel bans and lockdowns. In response to the lack of tourists, the Thailand tourism industry attempted to attract more tourists with a reopening experiment but has seen little success so far. One of Thailand’s most popular tourist beach destinations, Patong Beach, is completely empty due to the lack of tourists as a majority of European tourists visit during the winter. Thailand has been closed to a majority of visitors since late March but is now...

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After Being Grounded For Two Years Boeing 737 Max Commissioned For Flight

Bella Breakdown The Boeing 737 Max jet was officially grounded in 2019 after two fatal controversial crashes with no survivors. Today marks the first U.S. commercial flight of a Boeing 737 Max jet in two years since the airplane model was grounded worldwide. The Boeing 737 Max jet was banned from flight in March 2019 following two fatal crashes of the Lion Air that crashed in Indonesia in October 2018 (189 fatalities) and five months later Ethiopian Airlines crashed (157 fatalities). The frequency of the crashes caused concern in the aviation industry leading to the grounding of the 737...

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Airports Support The Safety Of Travelers With New Virus-Killing Robot

Bella Breakdown The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has impacted the aviation industry with a majority of airports shut down and changing operations in accordance with recommended health guidelines to keep travelers safe. A new robotic innovation is helping airports keep facilities clean and combat COVID-19. This $125,000 germ-zapping LightStrike robot kills COVID-19 and is being made in a Waukegan factory. https://t.co/Ys9ne0pdiv — Chicago Tribune (@chicagotribune) November 26, 2020 The first LightStrike robot to be featured in a major airport at San Antonio International Airport in Texas and other airports are starting to consider investing in this UV light sanitizer device....

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‘The Pack’ Is The First Travel Competition Show With Dog Contestants

Bella Breakdown You might remember the popular travel show “The Amazing Race” in which contestants would travel in a race around the world by completing challenges inspired by the culture of each location. Amazon Prime has brought back this travel contest with a new spin in which each contestant competes with their dogs. That’s right a competition travel show for dogs and it’s a great series to watch for the whole family. ‘The Pack’ is hosted by Olympic gold medal skier and animal philanthropist, Lindsey Vonn, along with her adorable Cavalier King Charles spaniel and co-host, Lucy. Us: What...

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Delicious Theme Park Treats That Are A Must-Try

Bella Breakdown Everyone loves a fun day at the theme park! Some ride might be too scary but everyone can indulge in a sweet theme park treat. We reveal some of the tastiest and Instagram-worthy theme park treats. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is known for butterbeer but there is a cooler way to enjoy this sweet treat. Butterbeer ice cream is a delicious alternative to the drink and will help beat the heat while walking the theme park all day. Epcot is known for featuring the best theme park treats from around the world and they offer...

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