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CDC Warns Americans: Avoid All Travel To Canada, Even If You’re Vaccinated

CDC Warns Americans: Avoid All Travel To Canada, Even If You're Vaccinated

Share The Article The Center For Disease Control (CDC) has updated its travel warning for Canada to include vaccinated travelers over concerns of the new Covid-19 variants spreading in the country. While the warning has been in place for months, it was updated to include vaccinated travelers. “Because of the current situation in Canada even fully […]

Arrivals in Canada Drop 55% Following Hotel Quarantine Requirement

Arrivals in Canada Drop 55% Following Hotel Quarantine Requirement

Share The Article Last Updated 3 hours ago The government’s aim to reduce travel by imposing a mandatory hotel quarantine has gone as planned; the number of inbound travelers to Canada has dropped nearly 55% since the policy was introduced last month. Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) data reveals that between February 22 and March […]

Atlantic Canada Plans To Reopen For All Domestic Tourism By Summer

Boardwalk leading to the Cape Spear Lighthouse near St John

Share The Article The four Atlantic Canada premiers have issued a statement that the Atlantic provinces will enter into a travel bubble by mid-April, with hope that restrictions to visitors from the rest of Canada could be lifted by early July. This means that residents of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, and […]

U.S. Expands Facial Recognition To Preclearance Locations In Canada

U.S. Expands Facial Recognition To Preclearance Locations In Canada

In addition to automating the process, the CBP notes that the process enables a ‘touchless’ experience, which is a pivotal benefit during the ongoing pandemic. Speaking on the announcement, CBP Director of Preclearance Operations, Clint Lamm stated: “In collaboration with our Canadian partners, CBP is excited to expand facial biometrics at Preclearance locations in Canada […]

WestJet says Air Canada Takeover Of Air Transat Will Result In Higher Fares

WestJet says Air Canada Takeover Of Air Transat Will Result In Higher Fares

Air Canada Takeover of Air Transat The historic toll which the pandemic has taken on the economy, and particularly the travel industry, does not come as a surprise to most. Unfortunately, the burden was too much for Air Transat, and it could ultimately not weather the storm. Consequently, the airline was left no choice but […]

Canada Announces 3 Tests and New Hotel Quarantine Rules

Canada Announces 3 Tests and New Hotel Quarantine Rules

New restrictions for incoming travelers to Canada including a new hotel quarantine and three Covid-19 tests will begin on February 22 announced Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday.  “We’re not trying to punish people, we’re trying to keep people safe,” he said. Here is everything travelers need to know about the rules that were announced […]

Air Canada Suspends 17 More Flight Routes

Air Canada Suspends 17 More Flight Routes

Subsequently, unions representing laid off workers called for government accountability. Regarding the matter, President of the Air Canada component of CUPE, Wesley Lesosky stated: “We appreciate the need for measures to prevent the spread of new variants of COVID-19 in Canada, but restrictions have to be accompanied by solutions. Instead of working with us, the […]

No cruises in Canada as it extends ban until Feb 2022

No cruises in Canada as it extends ban until Feb 2022

Canada is extending its ban on cruise ships through February 2022 because of Covid-19, effectively shutting down popular summer trips to Alaska for another year. The prohibition will allow authorities to focus on the rollout of the coronavirus vaccine and limit the spread of new variants, the government said in a statement. The decision is […]

Canada Will Now Require Negative Test for Land Border Crossing

Canada Will Now Require Negative Test for Land Border Crossing

Trudeau further declared that those unable or unwilling to present a test result will be given a fine of $3000 CDN, however, they will still be granted entry as they are already in Canada once they reach the land border. Regarding this, Trudeau stated: “You can’t prevent someone who’s standing at a land border crossing […]

Seabourn Looks Ahead To 2022 With Ultra-Luxury Voyages In Europe, Alaska, Canada & New England Opening For Sale

Seabourn Looks Ahead To 2022 With Ultra-Luxury Voyages In Europe, Alaska, Canada & New England Opening For Sale

Seabourn, the ultra-luxury ocean travel line, is looking forward to 2022 by opening a number of summer and fall voyages for sale on Friday, February 5, including Europe, Alaska and British Columbia, and Canada and New England. These voyages will provide travelers with the opportunity to rediscover the world while sailing on the line’s award-winning, […]

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