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With more than thirty countries across the world having removed all of their entry requirements for travelers – 8 of these countries are located in Latin America and the Caribbean, just a stone's throw away for eager vacationers.

Let’s take a look at the 8 nations – from both of these regions – which you can now visit with:

  • no Covid-19 testing before, on or after arrival
  • no quarantine
  • no requirement to show proof of vaccine
  • no countries banned from entry
Hiker stands on top of the mountain

Four Countries In Latin America That Have Removed Covid-19 Entry Requirements


cancun resort

With one of the busiest airports in the world – located in the popular city of Cancun – Mexico was one of the first nations on the planet to remove all of its entry requirements for international visitors.

And, in fact the country has been the most popular destination for vacations throughout the Covid-19 pandemic – which has seen its hotels become even more expensive than those in the United States.

The waterfalls of Puente de Dios in San Luis Potosí, in Mexico

Those that visit this beautiful nation will be able to enjoy a wide variety of outdoor adventures, or relax and recharge at the country’s beautiful – and exclusive – beaches along both its Pacific and Caribbean coastlines.

And, you never know – you might even stumble across one or two of the nation’s hidden gems during your trip to Mexico.

Costa Rica

toucan in Costa Rica

From the beginning of this month (1 April), Costa Rica removed all of its remaining entry requirements – meaning that travelers can once again put all of their focus onto the places they want to visit in this stunning rainforested nation, located in Central America.

And, if you are looking for an outdoor adventure or wanting to learn more about the nation’s culture, you are sure to not be disappointed by what the stunningly beautiful country of Costa Rica has to offer.

Tourist Walking On A Suspension Bridge In Monteverde Cloud Forest, Costa Rica

El Salvador 

Again – just like Mexico – El Salvador was one of the first nation’s to reopen for tourism, with no vaccination or testing requirements. 

And, just a few months ago it was announced that the country had teamed up with a few other nations in the region – to launch new tourism routes, which aim to improve connectivity between countries, as well as make cross-border travel a smoother experience for travelers.

Mountain in El Salvador

With its selection of majestic beaches – situated along its Pacific coast – as well as its Mayan ruins, volcanoes and variety of lakes – there is no doubt that El Salvador is one of the trendiest countries to visit this year.

Those who have invested in Bitcoin will even be able to make payments with their investment in this cryptocurrency – as El Salvador has just made it an official currency inside the country, alongside the U.S. dollar.


La Casa Rosada In Buenos Aires, Argentina With Argentinian Flag Flying In Front

Becoming the 27th country to remove all of its remaining entry requirements, visitors can now enter Argentina once again without having to show proof of vaccination or undergo Covid-19 testing.

This means that travelers can put all of their energy into planning their trip to this fascinating nation, which offers so much.

Girl jumping in Argentinian mountains

With its vibrant culture, and breathtakingly picturesque landscapes – including the likes of Los Glaciares National Park, Bariloche and the Lakes District, and Iguazú Falls – there is so much to admire about this wonderful South American country.

And, let’s not forget Argentina’s wide selection of food and drink – which is sure to send the taste buds tingling of all of the nation’s visitors.

Bottle of red wine with glasses

Four Countries In The Caribbean That Have Removed Covid-19 Entry Requirements


Just yesterday – 14 April – we reported that Jamaica had become the latest country to remove all of its entry requirements for tourists.

Jamaica flag waving sea beach sky.

That means that international visitors can now once again enjoy everything that this wonderful nation showcases without adhering to any entry requirements whatsoever.

This includes the country’s breathtaking mountain views, a variety of all-inclusive 5-star resorts, as well as a huge selection of nightlife options – which are sure not to disappoint those who enjoy partying their way into the night.

Panorama Of Ocho Rios Port In Jamaica, Caribbean

Whether you are looking for an adventure, or wanting to sit back and relax at one of the top beaches that Jamaica has to offer – there truly is something for everyone in this fascinating country.

And, Americans can now take advantage of new flights to Jamaica from the U.S. – with American Airlines recently becoming the first to offer direct flights to the port town of Ocho Rios.

Beach At Ocho Rios, Jamaica


Becoming the 16th country in the world to remove all of its entry requirements for travelers – the Caribbean nation of Aruba can once again be visited just as it was in pre-covid times.

Aerial View Of Aruba In The Dutch Caribbean

The nation – which is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands – is well-known for its year-round warm climate, as well as its fascinatingly colorful colonial-era streets.

Travelers to the country can also enjoy all that Aruba has to offer, including its:

Pink Flamingo On A Beach In Aruba, Dutch Caribbean
  • beautiful beaches
  • luxurious resorts
  • Caribbean culture
  • wondrous wildlife
  • Arikok’s adventures
  • fascinating ruins


curacao beach

Last month, another Dutch Caribbean island – Curaçao – became the 13th nation in the world to remove its remaining entry requirements for international visitors.

This now means that visitors can now once again visit this beautiful little paradise – which is located in the Caribbean sea – without concerning themselves with any Covid-19 related entry requirements.

curacao architecture

Aruba offers so much for visitors, including its amazing street art and delicious local cuisine – as well as a truly fascinating view from its Queen Emma Bridge, where you can admire the colorful Handelskade.

And, just last year the country introduced a new digital nomad visa – making it easier for those who would like to stay and work remotely in the country for a prolonged period of time.

Male Digital Nomad Working On A Beach Location


A fortnight ago, we reported that Grenada had become the 25th nation to remove its remaining entry requirements for international visitors.

Therefore, travelers can now enter this Caribbean country and explore all that this hidden gem has to offer.

St George's Harbor In Grenada, Caribbean

With three islands making up the country – which is often referred to as the ‘Island of Spice’ – Grenada is home to the world’s first Underwater Sculpture Park.

The nation also features a variety of beautiful white-sand beaches and breathtaking waterfalls – which will truly leave a lasting impression on those who visit this special country.

Female Traveler On A Sandy Beach In Grenada, Caribbean

There are also a variety of diving, hiking, sailing or snorkeling tours that visitors can also take advantage of – which are great for those looking to add a bit of ‘adventure’ to their vacation to Grenada.

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Saturday 16th of April 2022

I love seeing countries return to normal and appreciate these lists. But what is it actually like on the ground? Mexico has no federal rules but when I went to Oaxaca it was still Covid crazy


Saturday 16th of April 2022

Isn't Dominican Republic covid-madness-free as well? I thought they got rid of all the restrictions?

Kashlee Kucheran

Saturday 16th of April 2022

Not yet. They still have random testing on arrival, and some travelers (Like those coming from the UK for example) still have to bring a 72 hour negative PcR test


Friday 15th of April 2022

Looks like El Salvador is the clear winner in this list. Many countries that have no entry requirements still abide by silly Covid mandates once inside the country. Now that more people are lifting their entry requirements, we need to take a closer look at their mandates on a national basis as well as local basis.