The headlines you need to know before planning your next vacation.
When can I travel internationally?
A country-by-country tool for the latest information on travel regulations, quarantine policies and border statuses.
Health and wellness retreat Chiva-Som in Hua Hin, Thailand
Sri Lanka reopens its borders
Sri Lanka has reopened its borders to tourists with strict restrictions including multiple COVID tests. Tourists will also be required to purchase insurance costing US$12. However, those who spent up to two weeks in Britain before arriving will not be allowed to enter.
Treehouse dining at Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort in Tangalle
Qantas to reopen international bookings
Qantas says it’s “aligned the selling of our international services to reflect our expectation that international travel will begin to restart from July 2021.”
However, it says any restart will be subject to vaccine rollouts, and the government reopening Australia’s international border.
Australia’s national airline to reopen international bookings
Calls for a European vaccination certificate
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is backing an initiative from Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis calling for a common digital European COVID-19 vaccination certificate that would enable those who are vaccinated to travel freely within Europe without testing.
Hotel de la Ville in Rome overlooking the top of the Spanish Steps
Negative COVID test needed to enter the US
Anyone traveling into the United States must have a negative COVID-19 test to enter the country. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded the requirement to all air passengers, saying they are required to get a viral test within the three days before their flight departs and provide written documentation of their test result to the airline.
REAL ID deadline extended
Any adult travelling on an airline within the US from October 1st will need a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license or another acceptable form of ID in order to fly.
Camp Sarika has 10 luxury pavilions in the heart of the Grand Circle region in the US state of Utah