As a traveler, Tradewinds Vacations believes it is your job to stay informed on news from around the globe that may impact your vacations. Staying informed and aware of events which may cause problems while traveling or slow your travels down, will help you better plan ways in which you can avoid delays and problems associated with said events. Tradewinds Vacations wants you to stay informed. Be an informed traveler with news and travel alerts with Tradewinds Vacations.
Tradewinds Vacations Travel Alerts, Warnings and Worldwide Caution
The US Government works to keep travelers abreast of situations that may impact travel. Recent events which have taken place have created an increased presence of security in some areas and a reminder that you are in charge of your safety and as such, it is important that you pay attention to what is going on around you. Though the US has not issued any more warnings specific to the recent events, there is still a worldwide caution in place for all travelers traveling anywhere in the world.
Non destination specific travel warnings – Worldwide Caution
In an effort to keep travelers alert the government issued worldwide caution to all those traveling. Issued on January 31, 2011, the information is all cautionary and is sound advice for all travelers. The alert contains the following information:
“U.S. citizens are reminded to maintain a high level of vigilance and to take appropriate steps to increase their security awareness…U.S. citizens are reminded that demonstrations and rioting can occur with little or no warning.” In addition, “As the Department of State continues to develop information on potential security threats to U.S. citizens overseas, it shares credible threat information through its Consular Information Program documents, such as Travel Warnings and Travel Alerts as well as Country Specific Information….”
Destinations Specific Alerts
This more specific warning system can offer you tips on situations that are impacting areas on a small or more long term basis. For destination specific information as well as travel warnings and more information on worldwide caution, go to travel.state.gov for more information.
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