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Test Shortage Delays UK’s Easing of Travel Restrictions

A shortage of Covid-19 tests in the UK has led to the country’s planned travel restriction updates being delayed for a few weeks. The updated rules, which were only announced days ago, were warmly received by both the UK’s holiday starved travelers and its customer starved travel industry – but now both parties will be …

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Cuba Reopening For Tourism To U.S. Travelers Without Testing

Cuba has become the latest country to announce that it will be reopening to travelers, and is set to do so without any testing requirements from November 15th. The island will be allowing travelers from around the world to enter, as it hopes to kickstart both its domestic and international tourism industries before the turn …

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Carnival Changes Entry Requirements For Cruise Passengers

The cruise industry giant Carnival Cruise Line has updated its Covid-19 testing requirements for passengers heading on a cruise, as well as revealing that they are to introduce mobile pre-cruise Covid-19 testing facilities for their passengers to use at several of its homeports. The new developments by Carnival come amidst a flurry of positive test …

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Greece Announces New Restrictions For Unvaccinated Travelers

Greece, one of Europe’s most popular destinations for travelers around the world, has announced new restrictions that will affect only those who are not vaccinated. The country has unveiled restrictions that will affect not only unvaccinated citizens, but unvaccinated foreigners heading to the country for employment or for a vacation as well.  A country that …

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New Orleans Makes Proof of Vaccine Mandatory For Restaurants, Bars and Gyms

New Orleans has become the latest US city to introduce a vaccine or testing requirement in order for patrons to be able to visit certain indoor venues. The new requirements have been introduced as a measure to halt the spread of Covid-19 in the city, with figures showing a worrying resurgence of the virus in …

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Royal Caribbean Adds Testing Requirement Following Cases On Board

The cruise line Royal Caribbean is set to add a new negative PCR testing requirement for all travelers who plan on taking a Royal Caribbean cruise, following several incidents where passengers tested positive for Covid-19 whilst on a trip. The latest twist in the dramatic cruise saga that has been ongoing since the dawn of …

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Hawaii Begins Easing Travel Restrictions

With its crystal-clear waters, long, sandy beaches and idyllic, palm tree-lined groves, Hawaii is as close as anywhere when it comes to searching for the definition of paradise. However, for the bulk of the last 15 months of the pandemic, that paradise has been hard to reach for many, with several restrictions in place to …

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Colombia Drops Testing Requirement And Reopens To All Travelers Without Restrictions

Colombia has become one of only 6 countries in the world to fully reopen for all tourists without testing or quarantine. This applies to both vaccinated and non-vaccinated travelers. Minister of Health, Fernando Ruiz Gómez made the announcement Thursday stating that the PCR test requirement would be dropped effective immediately. Prior to the announcement, all …

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How To Visit Thailand Right Now – Step By Step Guide

Finding information about traveling during the pandemic can be a bit of a minefield, with different sources seeming to contradict one another and it often proving difficult to find accurate, up to date information on where’s open and how you can get there. Thailand has been struggling with a lack of tourists in the past …

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Hawaii To Allow Vaccinated Travelers And Alaska Lifts Testing Requirement

As the Covid-19 situation continues to improve in the U.S. some states are already working on recovering their shattered tourism sectors. Alaska has announced that all U.S. travelers will no longer require proof of a negative Covid-19 test while Hawaii is planning a new program that will allow for vaccinated American travelers to skip entry …

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U.S. Planning To Mandate Covid Testing For Domestic Flights

In an effort to reduce the spread of Covid-19 across the country, the United States is considering making a negative test result a mandatory requirement for traveling on a domestic flight. Covid-19 continues to spread across the US at a rate of more than 100,000 cases per day, and so this is one of many …

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WestJet Expands New Hawaii Testing Program To BC and Ontario

More Canadian travelers will soon be able to enjoy quarantine-free vacations in Hawaii thanks to WestJet’s decision to expand its pre-flight testing program to more provinces in the country. On December 7 the company announced that it would be offering customers from British Columbia and Ontario the opportunity to book a pre-flight COVID-19 test through …

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