Tag: travel alerts

These are all the posts tagged with ‘Travel Alerts’. A Travel Alert is issued by the U.S. State Department and are for short-term events they think you should know about when planning travel to a country. Examples of Travel Alerts include political elections where unrest is predicted, an outbreak of the H1N1 virus, or risk of a terrorist attack.

Travel Advice During Hurricane or Typhoon Seasons The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the Hurricane and Typhoon Seasons in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico.Hurricane and Typhoon Season will last through November 2017, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October. The National Oceanic and LEARN MORE

State Department issues European Travel Alert The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. This Europe Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017. Increasing Terrorist Threats in Europe Recent, widely-reported incidents in France, Russia, Sweden, and the United Kingdom demonstrate that the Islamic State of Iraq and LEARN MORE

Advice for Being Prepared in Case of a Terrorist Attack While the allure of international travel is greater than ever, it is not as safe as it was once. The world has changed. Terrorism needs to be a consideration when planning your next trip abroad. The U.S. Department of State issued a Worldwide Caution to LEARN MORE

Travel During Hurricanes and Typhoons in the South Pacific The U.S.  State Department alerts travelers to the South Pacific Tropical Cyclone Season, which begins November 1 and ends April. This South Pacific Travel Alert will expire on April. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends that people living or traveling in regions prone to tropical storms and LEARN MORE