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Netherlands Bans Flights From 17 Countries, Adds Unrealistic Testing Requirement

Netherlands Bans Flights From 17 Countries, Adds Unrealistic Testing Requirement

International Flight Ban The new international flight ban will be in place for at least one month and prohibits passenger flights coming from the UK, South Africa or any nation in South America. The temporary ban comes into effect on January 23, 2021 and stems from new and more infectious virus strains that have all […]

Netherlands Blocks UK Flights As More Infectious Strain of Virus Spreads

Netherlands Blocks UK Flights As More Infectious Strain of Virus Spreads

Scientists are yet to test the new mutation fully, but they don’t expect it to be more severe or resistant to the vaccines available, so it is unlikely to affect any future vaccine-related travel allowances. However, the response of the Netherlands might be one that’s followed by other countries close to the UK – cutting […]

Netherlands Enters Strict Lockdown – What Travelers Need To Know

Netherlands Enters Strict Lockdown - What Travelers Need To Know

To curb the spread of the virus, the government has ordered that all non-essential shops are to close on Tuesday until January 19th. In addition, gyms, hairdressers, cinemas, day-care centres and theatres too are closed, whilst schools and universities will pivot towards online learning instead of in-class learning. Establishments serving food are also to close, […]

Delta Announces Quarantine Free Travel Between U.S. and Netherlands

Delta Announces Quarantine Free Travel Between U.S. and Netherlands

For those that are not interested in the program, alternative flights to Amsterdam, not implementing COVID-19 tests, are also available.  Testing to Remove Quarantine Requirements In order to facilitate travelers with quarantine-free travel, the program will involve comprehensive testing procedures.  Travelers partaking in these flights will be required to take a COVID-19 PCR test five […]

India adds Netherlands and Tanzania in air bubble arrangement list

India adds Netherlands and Tanzania in air bubble arrangement list

India has now entered into an air bubble agreement with the Netherlands and Tanzania. With the addition of these two countries, the country’s air bubble arrangement now extends to 20 destinations. The air bubble with the Netherlands is effective from 1 November. Regarding the air bubble with the Netherlands, a circular from the Ministry of […]

New Face Mask Law In Netherlands Travelers Need To Know

New Face Mask Law In Netherlands Travelers Need To Know

Controversy Whilst the wearing of protective face masks has become the norm in many countries around the world, the decision to impose it in the Netherlands has proved to be controversial. Dutch health institute RIVM – a noted advisor to the government – is still unequivocal in its belief that the wearing of face masks […]

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