New Zealand, Australia To Create ‘Travel Bubble,’ Resume Quarantine-Free Travel

New Zealand and Australia will allow quarantine-free travel between the two countries starting April 19, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Tuesday. Ardern called the new arrangement the Trans-Tasman bubble. “The bubble will give our economic recovery a boost and represents a world leading arrangement of safely opening up international travel while continuing to… Continue reading New Zealand, Australia To Create ‘Travel Bubble,’ Resume Quarantine-Free Travel

Coronavirus FAQ: Do Airplane Passengers Not Know There’s A Pandemic Going On?

Each week, we answer “frequently asked questions” about life during the coronavirus crisis. If you have a question you’d like us to consider for a future post, email us at goatsandsoda@npr.org with the subject line: “Weekly Coronavirus Questions.” When I booked a flight from Boston to Washington, D.C., in mid-January, I knew that sharing confined… Continue reading Coronavirus FAQ: Do Airplane Passengers Not Know There’s A Pandemic Going On?