Topic: Safety While Traveling
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has removed the Bahamas from its list of “Areas with Risk of Zika.” Here's the latest.
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 alert follows a previous alert issued March 1 over February’s explosion on a Barcos Caribe ferry. More here.
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.
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 purpose of the new rules is to improve the safety of visitors by having a record of who guests are and where the vacation rental sites are located. Here’s the latest.
Last year proved to be the safest year in history for air travel, but which airlines have continuously ranked among the most safe? Learn more here.