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May 17, 2021

 
Walking has been a respite for many during the pandemic, and this week we recommend 11 sculpture gardens across Canada where you can combine fresh air, exercise and art. We also take a look at what the lifting of restrictions means for tourists in New York and Italy’s holiday islands.

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Outdoors
 
11 sculpture gardens across Canada where you can view art while taking a walk
 

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  11 sculpture gardens across Canada where you can view art while taking a walk
 

Matthew Hague

 
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Reopening
 
New York sees tourists slowly begin to return as some COVID-19 restrictions ease
 

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New York sees tourists slowly begin to return as some COVID-19 restrictions ease
 

Deepti Hajela

 
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Italy gambles on green pass and full vaccination of holiday islands to lure high-spending foreign tourists
 

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  Italy gambles on green pass and full vaccination of holiday islands to lure high-spending foreign tourists
 

Eric Reguly

 
European bureau chief
 
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Opinion
 
  Canada’s COVID-19 hotel-quarantine program is a farce, and it should be scrapped
 

Robyn Urback

 
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In the news
 
Greyhound cancels last of its routes in Canada
 

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  Greyhound cancels last of its routes in Canada
 

Eric Atkins

 
Transportation Reporter
 
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Canada must create a comprehensive quarantine, screening system for international travellers: experts
 

Les Perreaux

 
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  Transat extends flight suspension until end of July due to COVID-19 travel restrictions
 
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In case you missed it
 
With a food crawl on wheels, you don’t have to leave home to travel the world
 

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  With a food crawl on wheels, you don’t have to leave home to travel the world
 

Sahar Aman

 
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Guide
 
Canada’s quarantine hotels, B.C.’s travel zones, Ontario’s closed borders: What you need to know
 

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Canada’s quarantine hotels, B.C.’s travel zones, Ontario’s closed borders: What you need to know
 
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