Here’s how you can now avoid the quarantine period in Chile

Travelers to Chile will be relieved to learn that if they are fully vaccinated, they can now avoid quarantine in the country. The new rule will take effect on November 1st, and the five-day quarantine period will no longer be required. All vaccinated travelers must now have their vaccinated status validated before departing. Travelers who … Continue reading Here’s how you can now avoid the quarantine period in Chile

The public’s frustration with travel restrictions is growing.

According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), air travelers are becoming increasingly frustrated with the COVID-19 travel restrictions. In September, IATA commissioned a survey of 4,700 respondents in 11 markets, demonstrating confidence that the risks of COVID-19 can be effectively managed and that travel freedom should be restored. 67% of respondents felt that most … Continue reading The public’s frustration with travel restrictions is growing.

Covid-related travel restrictions will be recommended by the European Union to the United States.

A diplomatic source told CNN that the European Union is set to suggest on Monday that member states implement Covid-related travel restrictions and block nonessential travel from the United States and five other nations. Unvaccinated tourists from those countries would be subject to quarantine and testing requirements, according to the source. Kosovo, Israel, Montenegro, Lebanon, … Continue reading Covid-related travel restrictions will be recommended by the European Union to the United States.

Hawaii imposes restrictions due to an increase in cases of covid.

Hawaii has once again imposed travel restrictions due to an increase in COVID-19 cases. Travelers to Hawaii should be aware of the rules and regulations that must be obeyed. Hotel and event-planning limitations have been put in place by the government. These restrictions are intended to prevent the virus from spreading further. Bars and restaurants … Continue reading Hawaii imposes restrictions due to an increase in cases of covid.

Until the end of the year, New Zealand will keep its border closed to visitors.

As of this year, New Zealand will not be opening its borders to the rest of the world. According to Jacinda Arden, the country's border will remain closed until at least the end of the year. In a speech, she announced that the government will ramp up its COVID-19 vaccination program in order to prepare … Continue reading Until the end of the year, New Zealand will keep its border closed to visitors.

Singapore is expected to allow quarantine-free travel beginning in September.

Singapore will most likely allow quarantine-free travel for those who have been fully immunized against COVID-19 beginning in September, says timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Tighter restrictions for residents who have been fully vaccinated may also be relaxed before August 18. According to the Singapore Government, by that time, 80 percent of the city-population state's will have been immunized. … Continue reading Singapore is expected to allow quarantine-free travel beginning in September.

In 2021, Hawaii’s Safe Travels Program is unlikely to be lifted.

Governor David Ige of Hawaii has been chastised for insisting that the state's Safe Travels program remain in place until at least 70% of Hawaii's population has been immunized against COVID-19, according to travelpulse.com. Because COVID-19 vaccines aren't allowed for use in children under the age of 12, that figure is closer to 82 percent … Continue reading In 2021, Hawaii’s Safe Travels Program is unlikely to be lifted.

Eiffel Tower reopens after months; a couple marks the day with marriage proposal

Eiffel Tower, one of the world's most prominent landmark in France, has reopened to visitors after months. COVID-19 outbreak forced the nation to go into lockdown, subsequently shutting down tourism as well. The tower, also known as the Iron Lady of Paris, is one of the world's most visited landmark and was last shut in … Continue reading Eiffel Tower reopens after months; a couple marks the day with marriage proposal

Blueprint for Reopening International Travel introduced by a Travel Industry Coalition

A coalition of 24 travel industry associations have come together to introduce a blueprint for reopening the U.S. to international travel. The "Framework to Safely Lift Entry Restrictions and Restart International Travel" is a blueprint that identifies policy principles for finally welcoming international visitors back to the United States while keeping health and safety as … Continue reading Blueprint for Reopening International Travel introduced by a Travel Industry Coalition

Bali delays reopening to foreign tourists due to spike in COVID cases

Bali will not open to foreign tourists until COVID-19 cases decrease significantly, said Sandiago Uno, Bali Tourism and Cultural Economy Minister. He added that they will be waiting for a more conducive situation to open the tourist hotspot again. He stated, “We were targeting the end of July, beginning of August, but we just have … Continue reading Bali delays reopening to foreign tourists due to spike in COVID cases