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Flying To Dubai? UAE Finally Lifts All Entry Requirements

UAE Removes All Travel Restrictions The United Arab Emirates is the latest country to drop all entry requirements and remove internal COVID-related restrictions. As of November 7, this Gulf state finally joins more than 120 countries that have gotten rid of travel restrictions, returning to normal travel. The UAE is a popular tourist destination in …

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Bermuda Drops Entry Requirements: Here Are All The Direct Flights This Winter

In a long-awaited move, the island of Bermuda finally dropped all COVID-related travel restrictions, returning to normal tourism. Effective November 14, 2022, visitors to the island will no longer need to apply for the Bermuda Travel Authorisation, according to an announcement from the government. Previously, all travelers were required to apply for the Bermuda Travel …

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The Cruise Lines That Have Dropped Travel Restrictions (And Which Ones Still Have Rules)

Which cruise lines have dropped COVID-related travel restrictions? Here’s everything you need to know about which cruise lines have dropped vaccine mandates and pre-cruise testing requirements (and which ones still have rules in place.) According to recent research from Squaremouth, 65% of cruise travelers said they aren’t concerned about COVID anymore. With many countries dropping …

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St. Maarten Drops All Travel Restrictions Returning To Normal Tourism

After over two and a half years of restrictions, St. Maarten is one of the final countries in the Caribbean to drop all COVID-related travel requirements and return to normal tourism. Effective on November 1, 2022, St. Maarten has announced that all travel restrictions will be removed. Travelers will no longer need to complete the …

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75 Percent Of South America Still Discriminates Against Unvaccinated American Travelers

Even though Covid is no longer the disruptive disease it once was, and the vast majority of countries in the Northern Hemisphere have lifted all travel rules, the Global South is yet to catch up. In fact, a shocking 75 percent of South America still discriminates against unvaccinated American travelers, openly making it harder for …

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Ecuador Lifts All Travel Restrictions Returning To Normal Tourism

In a continent still plagued by Covid curbs, Ecuador has decided to take the long-anticipated step to drop all travel restrictions and return to normal for the first time since the health crisis was declared. With immediate effect, all foreigners are once again welcome in the country, irrespective of their immunization status. While the overly …

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Norwegian Cruise Line Drops All Travel Restrictions Returning to Normal Cruising

In a return to normalcy, Norwegian Cruise Line has dropped all travel restrictions effective October 5, 2022. This means that guests on Norwegian cruises no longer have to submit to COVID-19 testing, masking, or vaccination requirements. Norwegian is one of the first major cruise lines to do away with vaccination requirements and the first cruise …

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Hong Kong Will Give Away 500,000 Free Flight Tickets When Travel Restrictions Are Dropped

Hong Kong may have one of the strictest, and perhaps even ridiculous entry requirements currently, standing alone among all major destinations in expecting guests to get tested multiple times when visiting, but they are planning on a generous incentive to lure back tourists once borders reopen fully: they are giving away 500,000 free flight tickets. …

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Japan Reopening For Normal Tourism October 11

Beginning October 11, Japan will scrap nearly all its remaining entry requirements and allow for normal tourism after over 2.5 years of stringent restrictions. During a news conference in New York on Thursday, September 22, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announced that Japan will be getting rid of its cap on daily arrivals. Further, the country …

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The Netherlands Drops All Entry Requirements And Travel Restrictions

Effective September 17th, 2022, the Dutch Government has made the decision to get rid of all Covid-19 travel restrictions and requirements. This decision applies to all travelers, including those traveling into the Netherlands from outside the EU/Schengen area. The Netherlands kept their Covid protocols for travelers in place much longer than the majority of European …

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These Are The Countries In Latin America With No Travel Restrictions This Fall

It may seem as if the world has already moved on from Covid at this point, but in reality, some of the most popular destinations continue enacting entry rules and delaying the resumption of normal tourism. As we have detailed before, on our side of the pond, the list can be quite extensive, especially if …

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New Zealand Drops Vaccine Requirement For Travelers, Ditches Mask Mandates

New Zealand has officially decided to drop the vaccine requirement for international visitors, marking its end to some of the most stringent Covid rules in the world. Along with dropping the vaccine requirement, masks will no longer be mandatory in public. The official end to the vaccine requirement went into effect on September 13th. As …

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