How the elite travel in a Covid world: Book two trips and cancel one

Sophisticated global travelers now book two trips around the same time – just in case Covid restrictions cancel one of them. Then cancel the one they don’t take. Geesh.

Hoping that COVID-19 would be more under control by the time of her trip, Corbin booked a surprise trip for her mother to India, Nepal, and the Maldives for February 2022. As COVID worsened in India, she became worried that the trip wouldn’t be safe by then. “I decided to book a backup trip to a closer destination,” she says. So she’s booked a trip to Costa Rica for the same month.

Source: Travelers Hedging Bets With Double-Bookings

Only those of us who are travel inexperienced brain injured idiots find this amazing. I had no idea this is how it is done…