The airline has announced it will provide COVID-19 emergency and quarantine medical insurance for Canadian residents who book international roundtrip flights.
The program will allow visitors to come into Hawaii, show a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72-hours of arrival, and avoid the state’s 14-day mandatory quarantine.
Travel advisors told TMR that the warning change opens up some opportunity for selling Mexico.
The no-charge insurance will help cover medical and quarantine expenses for eligible guests traveling to Mexico, the Caribbean, and European destinations including the United Kingdom.
JetBlue on Thursday also said that its no change fee policy is not permanent.
Travelers to Dominica are required to submit a health questionnaire online at least 24 hours prior to arrival and to upload a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to arrival.
Experiences that draw big crowds will be on hiatus this year, such as Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party and Candlelight Processional at EPCOT.
“Once a vaccine is available, I think people are going to start really booking for the future, maybe six months to a year out, so you need to be ready. We’ve weathered storms before and we’ll weather this one too, and come out stronger on the other side.”
Toni Tours Inc.
While much of the world is still in a travel holding pattern because of COVID-19, many travel advisors are digging in deep to the industry they love so much, and they’re asking the hard questions.