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Unprecedented 66% drop in air passengers last year: IATA
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Unprecedented 66% drop in air passengers last year: IATA

AFP - February 4, 2021

Global air passenger traffic plunged by an unprecedented 66% in 2020 owing to travel restrictions imposed during the Covid-19 pandemic, an industry group said Wednesday. The International…

New U.S. testing policy takes effect today: Where to get a Covid test in Costa Rica
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New U.S. testing policy takes effect today: Where to get a Covid test in Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 26, 2021

As of Tuesday, January 26, the United States requires that all air passengers show proof of a negative Covid-19 test before boarding a flight to the country. Passengers…

U.S. to reinstate Covid travel bans: White House official
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U.S. to reinstate Covid travel bans: White House official

The Tico Times - January 25, 2021

President Joe Biden will re-impose a Covid-19 travel ban on most non-US citizens who have been in Britain, Brazil, Ireland and much of Europe, a White House official…

US plans new Covid measures as EU discourages travel
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US plans new Covid measures as EU discourages travel

AFP Bureaus - January 22, 2021

In his first full day as US president, Joe Biden tackled his country's staggering coronavirus caseload with a spate of new measures, including mask-wearing and quarantining requirements,…

United States to mandate isolation after return from international travel
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United States to mandate isolation after return from international travel

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 21, 2021

New U.S. President Joe Biden has signed an executive order requiring international travelers to self-quarantine upon returning to the country. The executive order, issued Thursday, reads as…

Reminder: How to enter for an all-expenses-paid vacation to Costa Rica
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Reminder: How to enter for an all-expenses-paid vacation to Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 19, 2021

Costa Rica is offering all-expenses-paid vacations for U.S. and Canadian residents who found life’s essentials during what has been a difficult pandemic year. The Costa Rica Tourism…

FAQ: The United States’ new Covid travel requirements
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FAQ: The United States’ new Covid travel requirements

The Tico Times - January 15, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has announced that all international airline passengers flying to the United States must show proof of a negative Covid-19 test before boarding…

Costa Rica responds to U.S. travel policy, hopes to increase private testing
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Costa Rica responds to U.S. travel policy, hopes to increase private testing

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 13, 2021

Costa Rica hopes to increase private coronavirus testing options for visitors, the Tourism Board said Tuesday, after the United States announced it will require a negative result…

Official: United States will require negative Covid-19 test for all international travelers
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Official: United States will require negative Covid-19 test for all international travelers

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 12, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has announced that all international airline passengers flying to the United States must show proof of a negative Covid-19 test before boarding…

Malpaís among top ‘places to love in 2021,’ New York Times says
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Malpaís among top ‘places to love in 2021,’ New York Times says

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 11, 2021

The New York Times named Malpaís, Puntarenas, as one of its 52 "Places to Love in 2021." "We asked readers to tell us about the spots that…