caribbean islands opening
The Caribbean is opening its doors to tourists faster than most areas of the world, with several countries not requiring a quarantine for foreign travelers anymore. Most of these spots still require negative tests to be shown either upon arrival or before traveling, and online applications to be filled out, but none require any sort of quarantine once you get off the plane. Here are the...
bahamas opening
Ahead of their October 15th reopening date, the islands of The Bahamas have announced new entry requirements for travelers looking to catch some rays this fall. The Bahamas have been greatly hurt by the loss of tourism dollars and American travelers, and they're trying to put safety measures in place that will balance out staying healthy and tourism. Here's a look at their plan...
american tourist arrested in thailand review
If you think you're having a bad day, you might want to reconsider after reading this story. At the end of June, Wesley Barnes left a review after having a not so great dinner at the resort. He left a negative review, where he went a little bit too far. Thailand has extremely sensitive defamation laws, and Barnes spent the weekend in a Thai jail, and will soon be facing 2 years in prison...
cruise announcement
Cruises have been locked down since March's "No Sail Order" was produced, but a big decision on whether that will change is scheduled to be announced this week. The no sail order issued by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) expires on Wednesday, September 30, and US-based cruise lines are hoping that new restrictions won't be put in place. Cruise companies in the USA are hoping that...
usa canada border closure
Non-essential travelers will have to wait a little bit longer to make a run to the States from Canada, and vice-versa. The two governments agreed to keep their border with each other, the longest peaceful border in the world, closed. The closure will remain in place until October 21 at the earliest, but it's unclear whether an opening will occur after this point. One of Canada's...