Travel

Travel Warnings and Advisories.

The link to Department of State’s information:
https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings.html

Travel Alerts – According to DOS, these are short term/situational events that you should be aware of when traveling to another country. Examples they give include stuff like worker strikes or protests during an election, a disease outbreak, or elevated risk of terrorist attacks.

Travel Warnings  – These are more long term. DOS says this means you should consider very carefully if you want to make the trip to one of these countries. Examples include unstable governments, civil war, frequent terrorist attacks, sustained high levels of violence, etc.

  • Peru - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 11, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Peru due to COVID-19.  Exercise increased caution in Peru due to crime and terrorism. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Peru due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Peru. Do not travel to: The Colombian - Peruvian border area in the Loreto Region due to crime. The Valley of the Apurímac, Ene, and Mantaro Rivers (VRAEM), including areas within the […]

  • Liberia - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Liberia due to crime and COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Liberia due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.   Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Liberia.  Violent crime, such as armed robbery, is common, particularly in urban areas and on public beaches. Local police lack the resources to respond effectively to serious crimes. The U.S. government is unable to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens outside […]

  • Armenia - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Armenia due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Armenia due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Armenia. Do not travel to: The Nagorno-Karabakh region and surrounding territories due to recent hostilities. Casualties continue to occur following intensive fighting in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict that […]

  • Zambia - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Zambia due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Zambia due to COVID-19, indicating a  high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Zambia. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Zambia: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier to locate you in […]

  • Canada - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Canada due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page  for more information on COVID-19 in Canada. Read the Country Information page. If you decide to travel to Canada: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. Follow the Department of State […]

  • Curaçao - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Curaçao due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Consulate's COVID-19 page  for more information on COVID-19 in Curaçao.  Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Curacao: See the U.S. Consulate’s web page  regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. Follow the […]

  • Zimbabwe - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Zimbabwe due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Zimbabwe due to crime.            Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Zimbabwe due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Commercial transportation to/from Zimbabwe is not available or only sporadically available. It may be difficult to enter or leave Zimbabwe and travelers should expect delays entering Zimbabwe and/or returning to the United States. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions […]

  • Fiji - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Fiji due to COVID-19-related restrictions. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Fiji, indicating a low level of COVID-19 in the country. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Fiji. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Commercial transportation is readily available into and out of the country. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Fiji. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Fiji: See the U.S. Embassy’s webpage regarding COVID-19. Visit the […]

  • Rwanda - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Rwanda due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Rwanda due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.   Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Rwanda. Exercise Increased Caution in: The Rwanda-Burundi border due to armed conflict. The Rwanda-Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) border due to armed conflict. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Rwanda: See the U.S. […]

  • Kuwait - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Kuwait due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Kuwait due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Kuwait. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Kuwait. Do not travel to: The desert region near the border with Iraq due to the prevalence of unexploded ordnance. Exercise increased caution: […]

  • Sao Tome and Principe - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Sao Tome and Principe due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Sao Tome and Principe due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.   Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Sao Tome and Principe. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Sao Tome and Principe: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment […]

  • Bahrain - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Bahrain due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Bahrain, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country.  Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine.  Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Bahrain. Read the country information page. Due to risks to civil aviation operating within the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman region, including Bahrain, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an advisory Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) and/or a Special Federal Aviation Regulation (SFAR). For more […]

  • Democratic Republic of the Congo - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel due to crime and civil unrest. Exercise increased caution due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Democratic Republic of the Congo due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Democratic Republic of the Congo.  Do Not Travel To: North Kivu province due to crime, civil unrest, terrorism, armed conflict, and kidnapping. Ituri […]

  • Lesotho - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Lesotho due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Lesotho due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.   Commercial transportation to/from Lesotho is not available or only sporadically available. It may be difficult to enter or leave Lesotho and travelers should expect delays entering Lesotho and/or returning to the United States. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Lesotho. Read the country information page. If you decide to […]

  • Indonesia - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Indonesia due to COVID-19, terrorism and natural disasters. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 1 Travel Health Notice Level for Indonesia due to COVID-19, indicating a low level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Indonesia. Government run quarantine measures are in place for all foreigners. The Government of Indonesia has introduced travel restrictions and mandatory quarantine periods due to COVID-19. These restrictions could seriously impact a U.S. citizen’s ability to enter or depart Indonesia. Visit the […]

  • Jamaica - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Jamaica due to COVID-19 related conditions. Exercise increase caution in Jamaica due to crime. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Jamaica due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. The Government of Jamaica has in place mandatory quarantine periods due to COVID-19 that could seriously impact a U.S. citizen’s ability to depart Jamaica. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Jamaica. Do not travel to: The […]

  • Cabo Verde - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Cabo Verde due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Cabo Verde due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Cabo Verde. Exercise Increased Caution in: Praia due to crime. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Cabo Verde: See the U.S. Embassy’s web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Do not physically resist any robbery […]

  • Singapore - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Singapore due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has not issued a Travel Health Notice for Singapore due to COVID-19, indicating an unknown level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Singapore.   Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Singapore: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make […]

  • Togo - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Togo due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Togo due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.   Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Togo. Reconsider Travel To: Northern border region adjacent to Burkina Faso due to potential for terrorism and kidnapping. Exercise Increased Caution In: Areas north of Kande due to potential for terrorism. The cities of […]

  • Belarus - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not Travel to Belarus due to the arbitrary enforcement of laws, and risk of detention. Reconsider travel due to COVID-19 and related entry restrictions. Country Summary: Belarusian authorities have detained tens of thousands of individuals, including U.S. citizens, for alleged affiliations with opposition parties and alleged participation in political demonstrations.  U.S. citizens in the vicinity of the demonstrations have been arrested.  Some have been victims of harassment and/or mistreatment by Belarusian officials.  The Belarusian authorities have targeted individuals associated with independent and foreign media.  On May 23, the Belarusian authorities forced the landing of a commercial aircraft transiting Belarusian airspace in order to arrest an opposition journalist who was a passenger. Belarus enforces special restrictions on dual U.S.-Belarusian nationals and may refuse to acknowledge dual U.S.-Belarusian nationals’ U.S. citizenship, including denying or delaying […]

  • Ethiopia - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Ethiopia due to armed conflict, civil unrest, communications disruptions, crime, and the potential for terrorism and kidnapping in border areas. Following the November 2, 2021, Ethiopian government declaration of a nationwide state of emergency, the Department of State ordered the departure of non-emergency U.S. government employees and their family members from Ethiopia due to the risk of armed conflict, civil unrest, and possible supply chain interruptions and other disruptions in Addis Ababa. U.S. Embassy personnel are restricted from traveling outside of Addis Ababa city limits. The security situation in Ethiopia remains concerning and may deteriorate without warning. The Department of State continues to urge U.S citizens in Ethiopia to depart using commercially available options. The U.S. Embassy is unlikely to be able to assist U.S. citizens in Ethiopia with departure if commercial options become unavailable. Please see information on What the Department of […]

  • United Arab Emirates - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to the United Arab Emirates due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a  due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in the United Arab Emirates. Due to risks to civil aviation operating within the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman region, including the United Arab Emirates, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an advisory Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) and/or a Special Federal Aviation Regulation (SFAR). For more information […]

  • El Salvador - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 10, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to El Salvador due to crime. Exercise increased caution in El Salvador due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for El Salvador due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in El Salvador. Country Summary:  Violent crime, including armed robbery, homicide and sexual assault are of concern throughout significant portions of the country. Although gang activity varies among departamentos (states) and municipios (municipalities), areas […]

  • Kazakhstan - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 7, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Kazakhstan due to COVID-19 and civil unrest.       On January 7, 2022, the Department approved the voluntary departure of Consulate General Almaty non-emergency U.S. government employees and family members of all Consulate General Almaty U.S. government employees. Demonstrations, protests, and strikes may occur. These events can develop quickly and without prior notification, often interrupting traffic, transportation, communication, and other services; such events have the potential to turn violent. U.S. citizens in Kazakhstan should be aware that violent protests may severely impact the U.S. Embassy’s ability to provide consular services, including assistance to U.S. citizens departing Kazakhstan. The nationwide unrest that began January 2, 2022 caused widespread destruction of infrastructure and government buildings in Almaty and resulted in the detention, injury, and/or death of significant numbers of protesters and security forces. Read the Department of […]

  • Equatorial Guinea - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 6, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Equatorial Guinea due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 1 Travel Health Notice for Equatorial Guinea due to COVID-19, indicating a low level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. The government of Equatorial Guinea has suspended all commercial flights to/from Equatorial Guinea between January 7, 2022 - February 6, 2022 Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Equatorial Guinea. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Equatorial Guinea: See […]

  • Philippines - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution when traveling to the Philippines due to COVID-19, crime, terrorism, civil unrest, and kidnapping. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 1 Travel Health Notice for the Philippines due to COVID-19, indicating a low level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into the Philippines. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in the Philippines.   Do Not Travel to: The Sulu Archipelago, including the southern […]

  • Sint Maarten - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Sint Maarten due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Sint Maarten due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Consulate's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Sint Maarten. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Sint Maarten: See the U.S. Consulate's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. […]

  • The Bahamas - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to The Bahamas due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in The Bahamas due to crime. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.      The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for The Bahamas due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in The Bahamas. Country Summary: The vast majority of crime occurs on New Providence (Nassau) and Grand Bahama (Freeport) islands. In Nassau, exercise caution in the “Over the Hill” area (south of Shirley Street). Violent crime, […]

  • Kenya - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Kenya due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Kenya due to crime, terrorism, health issues, and kidnapping. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Kenya due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Kenya. Do Not Travel to: Kenya-Somalia border and some coastal areas due to terrorism. Areas of Turkana County due to crime. Reconsider Travel […]

  • Romania - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Romania due to COVID 19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Romania due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.  Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Romania.   Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Romania: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive […]

  • Azerbaijan - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Azerbaijan due to COVID-19 and related restrictions. Reconsider travel due to terrorism concerns. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.  Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention(CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Azerbaijan due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Azerbaijan. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.  Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Azerbaijan.  Country Summary: Azerbaijan has a longstanding […]

  • Madagascar - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Madagascar due to crime, COVID-19 and related conditions.  Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Madagascar due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Madagascar. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.   Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Madagascar. Violent crime, such as armed robbery and assault, may occur throughout Madagascar and particularly in: Antananarivo, Nosy Be, Toamasina (Tamatave), and […]

  • Aruba - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Aruba due to COVID-related conditions. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.     The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Aruba due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Consulate's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Aruba. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Aruba: See the U.S. Consulate's web page  regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. […]

  • Suriname - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Suriname due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Suriname due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Suriname. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Suriname: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. Follow the […]

  • Niger - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Niger due to crime, terrorism, and kidnapping. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 1 Travel Health Notice for Niger due to COVID-19, indicating a low level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Niger. Country Summary: Violent crime, such as armed robbery, is common. Terrorist groups continue plotting kidnappings and possible attacks in Niger. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting foreign and local government facilities and areas frequented by Westerners. Terrorists […]

  • Moldova - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Moldova due to COVID-19 and unresolved conflict The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a  Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Moldova, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Moldova. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Moldova. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.  Exercise increased caution in: Transnistria due to the unresolved conflict between this breakaway region and the central government. Read the country information page. If you decide to […]

  • Nigeria - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Nigeria due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, kidnapping, and maritime crime. Exercise increased caution due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk.  Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Nigeria due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Nigeria. Do Not Travel to: Borno, Yobe, and northern Adamawa states due to terrorism and kidnapping Bauchi, Gombe, Kaduna, Kano, […]

  • Costa Rica - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on January 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Costa Rica due to COVID-19 and crime. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Costa Rica due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Costa Rica. Country Summary: While petty crime is the predominant threat for tourists in Costa Rica, violent crime, including armed robbery, homicide and sexual assault, occurs in Costa Rica. The Costa Rican government provides additional security resources in areas frequented by tourists. Read the […]

  • Gabon - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on December 28, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Gabon due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire travel advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Gabon due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Gabon. Exercise Increased Caution in: Libreville and Port Gentil due to crime. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Gabon: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on […]

  • Argentina - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on December 28, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Argentina due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Argentina due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Argentina. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Argentina. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Argentina: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) […]

  • Sweden - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 28, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Sweden due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Sweden due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into Sweden. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.  Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Sweden. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Sweden: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19. Enroll in the Smart […]

  • New Caledonia - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 28, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to New Caledonia due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has not issued a Travel Health Notice for New Caledonia due to COVID-19, indicating an unknown level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into New Caledonia. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in New Caledonia. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to New Caledonia: See the U.S. Embassy’s webpage regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on […]

  • Guatemala - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on December 28, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Guatemala due to crime. Exercise increased caution due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.   Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Guatemala due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Guatemala. Do not travel to:  San Marcos Department (except the city of San Marcos) due to crime.  Huehuetenango Department (except the city of Huehuetenango) due to crime.  Zone 18 and the city of Villa Nueva […]

  • French Polynesia - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 28, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to French Polynesia due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has not issued a Travel Health Notice for French Polynesia due to COVID-19, indicating an unknown level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in French Polynesia. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to French Polynesia: See the U.S. Embassy’s webpage regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security […]

  • Malta - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 28, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Malta due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Malta due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy' COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Malta. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Malta: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier […]

  • Cuba - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on December 27, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Cuba due to COVID-19 and demonstrable and sometimes debilitating injuries to members of our diplomatic community resulting in the drawdown of embassy staff. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Cuba due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Cuba. Numerous U.S. Embassy Havana employees suffered demonstrable and sometimes debilitating injuries during their service in Havana. Affected individuals have exhibited a range of […]

  • Sierra Leone - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on December 21, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Sierra Leone due to crime and civil unrest. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 1 Travel Health Notice for Sierra Leone due to COVID-19, indicating a low level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Sierra Leone. Country Summary: Violent crimes, such as robbery and assault, occur frequently in Sierra Leone, especially in Freetown.  Local police often lack the resources to deal effectively with serious criminal incidents. Demonstrations and protests […]

  • Bonaire - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Bonaire due to health and safety measures and COVID-related conditions.  Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Bonaire due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in Bonaire. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.   Visit the Consulate's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Bonaire. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Bonaire: See the U.S. Consulate's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program […]

  • Lebanon - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Lebanon due to COVID-19. Reconsider travel to Lebanon due to crime, terrorism, armed conflict, civil unrest, kidnapping and Embassy Beirut’s limited capacity to provide support to U.S. citizens. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Lebanon due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Lebanon. Do Not Travel to: the border with Syria due to […]

  • Sudan - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Sudan due to civil unrest and COVID-19. Reconsider travel due to crime, terrorism, kidnapping, and armed conflict. Sudan is experiencing sporadic civil unrest and protests across the country. Communication disruptions, including internet and cell phone service, can occur during protest Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has not issued a Travel Health Notice for Sudan due to COVID-19, indicating an unknown level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 related restrictions and conditions in Sudan.   Country Summary: Crime, such […]

  • Chad - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Chad due to COVID-19. Reconsider travel due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, and kidnapping. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Chad due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Chad. Do Not Travel to: Lake Chad region due to terrorism. Borders with Libya and Sudan due to armed conflict and minefields. Country Summary: Violent crimes, such as armed […]

  • Albania - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Albania due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Albania due to crime. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Albania due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Albania. Exercise increased caution in: The southern town of Lazarat due to crime. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Albania: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel […]

  • French Guiana - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to French Guiana due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has not issued a Travel Health Notice for French Guiana due to COVID-19, indicating an unknown level of COVID-19. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into French Guiana. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in French Guiana. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to French Guiana: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to […]

  • Finland - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Finland due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Finland due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Finland. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Finland: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive travel alerts and make it […]

  • Ukraine - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    The Department of State continues to advise U.S. citizens not to travel to Ukraine due to COVID-19 and to reconsider travel due to increased threats from Russia. Exercise increased caution due to crime and civil unrest. Some areas have increased risks. Country Summary: U.S. citizens should be aware of reports that Russia is planning for significant military action against Ukraine. U.S. citizens are also reminded the security conditions, particularly along Ukraine’s borders, in Russia-occupied Crimea, and in Russia-controlled eastern Ukraine, are unpredictable and can deteriorate with little notice.   U.S. citizens choosing to travel to Ukraine should be aware that Russian military action anywhere in Ukraine would severely impact the U.S. Embassy’s ability to provide consular services, including assistance to U.S. citizens in departing Ukraine.    Crimea – Do Not Travel Russia occupies and has attempted to annex Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula, and there is extensive Russian […]

  • Honduras - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Honduras due to crime. Exercise increased caution in Honduras due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Honduras due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Honduras. Do not travel to: Gracias a Dios Department due to crime. Country Summary: Violent crime, such as homicide and armed robbery, is common. Violent gang activity, such as extortion, violent street crime, […]

  • Spain - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Do not travel to Spain due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Spain due to terrorism and civil unrest. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Spain due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Spain. Country Summary: Terrorist groups continue plotting possible attacks in Spain. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist locations, transportation hubs, markets/shopping malls, […]

  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to St. Vincent and the Grenadines: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.   Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program […]

  • Grenada - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Grenada due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Grenada due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country.  Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine.  Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.  Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Grenada. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Grenada: See the U.S. Embassy's web page regarding COVID-19.  Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.    Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. Follow […]

  • Comoros - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on December 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Comoros due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.     The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Comoros due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country.  Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine.  Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page  or more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in Comoros. Read the country information page. If you decide to travel to Comoros:   See the U.S. Embassy’s web page regarding COVID-19. Visit the CDC’s webpage on Travel and COVID-19.  Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment […]