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The State Department’s latest Mexico travel advisory warns against using the ferries between Playa del Carmen and Cozumel, as the investigation into the February 21 explosion continues. Here’s the latest.
Local media is reporting that the explosion onboard a Barcos Caribe February 21 was caused by an explosive device. Here’s the latest on the situation.
The U.S. Embassy, along with cruise lines like Princess Cruises and Carnival Cruise Line, have urged travelers to avoid ferries in from Cozumel to Playa Del Carmen and “exercise caution” while in the area. Learn more.
According to the U.S. Department of State, on Monday, March 5, a new permanent staffing plan at the U.S. Embassy in Havana, Cuba will take effect. Here's a look at what's planned.
Celestyal Cruises is returning to Istanbul for the first time since 2016 as part of its 2019 – 2020 cruise season. Here’s a look at what’s planned.
Travel professionals, including 28 U.S. tour operators, are calling on the U.S. State Department to re-staff its Embassy in Havana and change Cuba’s travel advisory. Find out more.
Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen has extended the state of emergency in the Maldives by another 30 days. Here’s the latest update on the situation.
The State Department has updated its travel advisory for South Africa as the destination, particularly Cape Town, continues to grapple with a severe drought and water crisis. Here’s the latest on the situation.
The Maldives Ministry of Tourism and Four Seasons report that air travel and resorts have not been disrupted. Here’s the latest.
As the weather warms up, the first decision travelers have to make regarding their Mexico trip is which coast they will visit. Here's the argument for both destinations.