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Jamaica Adds New Testing Rules For Travelers

Jamaica Adds New Testing Rules For Entry

Share The Article Jamaica, a nation that has been used throughout 2020 as the very example of a successful tourism industry restart has suddenly imposed stricter rules for entry, starting March 4, 2021. Prior to the new changes, only 5 countries worldwide needed to provide a test to enter Jamaica, but now all visitors coming […]

No testing, no quarantine: New Philippine travel protocols to spur domestic tourism

The Philippines is open for ‘international travel bubbles’

The post No testing, no quarantine: New Philippine travel protocols to spur domestic tourism appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. In a bid to encourage Filipinos itching to travel after almost a year in lockdown to rediscover their own backyard, the Philippines’ Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases […]

Hawaii To Allow Vaccinated Travelers And Alaska Lifts Testing Requirement

Hawaii To Allow Vaccinated Travelers And Alaska Lifts Testing Requirement

Share The Article 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 […]

U.S. Has Ruled Out Testing For Domestic Flights

U.S. Has Ruled Out Testing For Domestic Flights

Airlines Pushed Back Against Domestic Testing Earlier this week airlines voiced their frustration after it was announced by CDC director Rochelle Walensky and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg that there were ongoing discussions about implementing pre-flight testing within the U.S. Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly asked on a quarterly call Thursday, “Why pick on air travel? “If […]

U.S. Looks To Domestic Testing to Stop Surging Cases of UK Variant in Florida

U.S. Looks To Domestic Testing to Stop Surging Cases of UK Variant in Florida

Senator of Florida, Marco Rubio, was also critical of any prospective restrictions on the state. Rubio sent an open letter to the administration in Washington expressing his disapproval, stating: “I write with regard to recent reporting that your administration is considering implementing travel restrictions to my home State of Florida. {…} Instituting a travel ban, […]

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

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 […]

U.S. Looks To Expand Testing Requirements For Domestic Travel

U.S. Looks To Expand Testing Requirements For Domestic Travel

The CDC further stressed to Americans that new travel requirements for international travel possess the potential to seriously disrupt trips and the ability for Americans to return home.  The acting Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs, Ian Brownlee, stressed the severity of the matter on the same call, stating:  “US citizens who choose to […]

Mexico Airports Offering Testing For U.S. Travelers Returning Home

Mexico Airports Offering Testing For U.S. Travelers Returning Home

Cancun International Airport The Cancun International Airport now has on-site antigen testing at both departure gates for American travelers returning home.  The cost of the test is $290.00 pesos ($14.35 USD) The clinic is open from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM daily and results take about 30 minutes.  There are no PCR tests available.  The […]

Cancun Is Ready To Provide Easy Covid Testing For All American Travelers

Cancun Is Ready To Provide Easy Covid Testing For All American Travelers

Quintana Roo Tourism Board Confirms Americans Will Have Access To Tests In an email provided to Travel Off Path, Marissa Labadie from the Quintana Roo tourism board confirmed that American travelers can have peace of mind knowing that testing will be available. “As the world’s leading destinations for North American tourists, we have the capacity […]

France Adds New Testing Requirement For All Travelers

France Adds New Testing Requirement For All Travelers

As the pandemic continues to cause issues to travel around the world, France has joined the growing number of countries that have mandated the need to have a test for Covid-19 prior to arriving in the country. The move follows the likes of New Zealand and the UK, who have introduced similar rules for travelers […]

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