(CNN) — In travel news this week: The ongoing drought has revealed lost ruins in the UK and Spain. Easter Island and Napoleon’s Atlantic exile of St. Helena have finally reopened to visitors. And there’s more misbehavior in Italy, as tourists surf in Venice’s Grand Canal and ride scooters through Pompeii.
Islands dropping Covid rules
Some of the world’s most remote islands are welcoming tourists back for the first time since Covid hit the map.
Naughty by nature
Australia’s deepest cave
A group of Australian explorers has recently discovered the “Delta variant,” a 401-meter-deep cave in Tasmania.
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