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Haiti Reopening for Tourism – All Countries Welcome

Haiti has officially reopened its borders for tourism and has resumed international commercial flights to and from the island. Haiti first shut its borders on March 19 after the government announced the state of emergency to help curb the spread of the virus. On July 27th, the Prime Minister of Haiti lifted the state of …

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Travel in a Covid-19 World

Traveling during Covid-19 is a very confusing time, but it doesn’t have to be. Travel Off Path has created countless covid-19 travel guides and resources so you’re able to navigate through all the uncertainty.  Of course, we have to say: Our guides, articles and groups are for general advice only. The global travel situation changes …

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US Cruise Ship In Alaska Quarantined After Passenger Tests Positive

One of the first cruise ships to resume sailings in U.S. waters since the coronavirus shut down the cruise industry has reported one case of COVID-19 on board the vessel. Passengers are quarantining on board UnCruise Adventures’ Wilderness Adventurer ship “until the State of Alaska deems it safe for them to return home,” after one passenger tested …

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148 Cruise Ship Passengers Quarantined On First Relaunch Sailing

Another cruise line that is trying to resume sailings is facing another covid-19 crisis.  148 passengers have been quarantined on a Paul Gauguin cruise ship after one passenger tested positive for Covid-19. It was the very first sailing carrying international passengers for the Paul Gauguin Cruise Line since being shutdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  …

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Andorra Reopening For Tourism – Everything You Need To Know

Andorra has officially reopened borders for international tourism, and as of July 29, is now allowing all nations to visit, but with different entry requirements based on residency. Andorra is a quaint micro-nation nestled into the Pyrenees mountains between France and Spain, with a population of just under 80,000, but somehow still manages to get …

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Norway Bans Cruise Ships For 14 Days After Outbreak on Ship

The Government of Norway announced Monday it was  banning all cruise ships with more than 100 passengers from docking in Norwegian harbours. The ban will be in place for 14 days and only applies to cruise ships, not ferry boats. Health Minister Bent Hoeie said the situation aboard the Hurtigruten ship served as “the background” …

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Panama Begins Phased Reopening of Tocumen International Airport For Transit

Panama has taken its first step towards reopening the Tocumen International Airport which is a major hub for Latin America and was the busiest airport in Central America prior to the pandemic.  Through an executive decree signed by Panamanian President Laurentino Cortizo on July 31, the Tocumen Airport will open for international transiting passengers and …

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Belarus Has Reopened For Tourism – Most Countries Allowed

Belarus has officially reopened for tourism on July 15, 2020  Since reopening, they have changed their entry requirements a few times.  Originally, they were allowing over 70+ countries to enter without quarantine/tests, however now the rules are almost the polar opposite, requiring quarantines and tests from most world nations.  Countries Allowed To Travel To Belarus …

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EU Extends Travel Ban On American Tourists

The European Union updated its allowed countries list on Thursday July, 30th and once again has left Americans off the list for the second time, as Covid-19 cases continue to soar in the United States.  The EU lifted temporary restrictions on non-essential travel for over a dozen countries on July 1st but the United States …

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One Of The First Cruise Ships Back At Sea Has Been Quarantined After Covid-19 Outbreak

One of the first cruise ships in the world to resume sailing has been quarantined after an outbreak onboard has sent people to hospital.  Norwegiancruise company Hurtigruten announced late Friday that four crew members from the 535-passenger Roald Amundsen were admitted to the University Hospital of North Norway in Tromsø, Norway, earlier in the day …

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Georgia Reopening For Tourism – Everything You Need To Know

Georgia is officially reopening its borders on July 31, 2020. However, only 5 nations can currently visit Georgia with no restrictions. Some other nations are included in the official reopening announcement, but with additional entry requirements.  → UPDATE: This article was last updated September 2020 and since publishing, we have a more recent (and more …

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Dominican Republic Surge in Cases

The Dominican Republic has changed its reopening protocols due to a daily spike in positive cases after reopening its borders for international tourism. Less than one month after reopening for tourism, the Dominican Republic is now requiring visitors to present a negative COVID-19 test result before being allowed to enter the country.  The Dominican Republic has seen …

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