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Travel timetable: What countries might open first for summer holidays?

The EU says holidays could resume this summer. Pól Ó Conghaile has a country-by-country guide to when our favourite destinations could re-open.

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'Shipwreck Beach' in Zakynthos island Photo: Deposit

'Shipwreck Beach' in Zakynthos island Photo: Deposit

Poster child: New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Picture: AP

Poster child: New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Picture: AP

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 La Graciosa, Lanzarote. Photo: Getty

La Graciosa, Lanzarote. Photo: Getty

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'Shipwreck Beach' in Zakynthos island Photo: Deposit

Cooped-up travellers were finally thrown a bone this week.

After two months on lockdown, the EU said holidays could be possible this summer - advising countries with similar rates of coronavirus infections and "comparably strong health systems" to look at lifting border measures between each other.

Time to pack the swimsuit? Erm… time to dust it down and see if it still fits, maybe.