Day: June 18, 2021

Greece

Greece allows entry with negative Covid-19 rapid test

  The Greek Tourism Ministry on Friday announced that Greece will permit entry for travelers who present negative rapid antigen tests on arrival, as proof that they are not infected with the coronavirus (Covid-19).   Greece until now was only accepting negative PCR tests (performed within 72 hours before flights) among its entry requirements. Effective […]

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EU Europe

EU relaxes travel restrictions for US travelers

  Despite fears about the spread of potentially deadly coronavirus variants, the European Union has relaxed travel restrictions for Americans, marking the next step toward normalcy. The United States, along with Albania, Hong Kong, Lebanon, Macau, the Republic of Northern Macedonia, Serbia, and Taiwan, was added to a so-called “white list” of nations from which […]

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France

France: US and Canada on COVID green list for travel

  After a successful deployment of vaccination campaigns in both countries, which resulted in a reduction in COVID-19 cases in their territory, France has added the United States and Canada to its green list of nations.   The decision was made on Thursday, June 17, and was stated in the government’s Journal official, when both […]

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Germany

Germany allows entry to vaccinated tourists from June 25

  The Germangovernment has agreed to allow third-country visitors who have been vaccinated with one of the Coronavirus vaccines certified by the European Medicines Agency to enter the country (EMA). If 14 days have elapsed since they were vaccinated, fully vaccinated third-country visitors will be able to enter German territory, even for non-essential activities such […]

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Italy

Italy: Whole country is a Covid-19 white zone

  On Friday, Health Minister Roberto Speranza signed an order that will take effect on Monday, declaring all of Italy, except the Val d’Aosta, a low-COVID risk white zone.   Along with the other areas, Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Marche, Tuscany, Sicily, and the autonomous province of Bolzano will become white.   According to the health […]

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