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Quarantined Peruvians learn to say “miss you” in the language of the Incas

Peruvians around the world who are subject to coronavirus isolation and homesick have been using the internet more and more to learn Quechua, the Andean language spoken by the Inca people. Quechua musician in Machu Picchu 1/4/2010 REUTERS / Mariana Bazo Photo: . Qorichaska Quispe, whose first name means “Golden …

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Kelly Ripa, Mark Consuelos and Their Kids Have Been Quarantined in the Caribbean

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos have been on the longest family vacation ever! The couple confirmed this week that they have been quarantined with their kids in Caribbean since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.  Ripa opened up about the family‘s decision to stay put during a virtual townhall meeting …

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Is it worth traveling on summer vacations if upon arrival you must be quarantined by the coronavirus?

How will the future of air travel change? 3:33 . – As the requirements of a mandatory two-week traveler quarantine become stricter around the world, prospective summer tourists face a new dilemma: Is it worth traveling under those conditions? For many travelers, the answer is probably a resounding no. After …

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Commentary: Quarantined on a sailboat in paradise: Our family is waiting out the pandemic, with nowhere to go

With no signs of the borders reopening anytime soon, we are all subject to whatever emergency orders the local governments deem appropriate. In some areas in the Caribbean, food is limited, with boaters understandably at the end of the priority list. Still, other islands have considered kicking out all foreign-flagged …

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Over 500 Thais returning this weekend

It’s all in the fine print and passengers, eager to get to certain provinces, are being met with an unannounced surprise today. Yesterday 4 domestic airlines – Nok Air, Thai AirAsia, Thai Lion Air and VietJet Air – resumed flights to 14 provincial airports across Thailand. Now the the Department …

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Brisa Hennessy Is Quarantined in Fiji Due to Coronavirus

Let’s be honest: there’s worse places to be stranded. But even in the island paradise of Fiji, where Costa Rican CT surfer Brisa Hennessy has been spending her coronavirus quarantine, times have been tough. Sure, there’s the waves. And nearly nobody around to share them with. But Hennessy is stuck …

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Quarantined abroad, briefly stuck Julia South ’21 in Peru

ISABELLA ANTONELLI, Features Editor Emeritus — It was almost a month ago in late March when Julia South ‘21 returned to the home she shared with her host family in Cusco, Peru from an excursion an hour away in Pisac. A week before, she had fulfilled her dream of hiking …

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