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Traveling During the Coronavirus

Even with the coronavirus people still want to travel. While there are many restrictions it is still possible to get away during this pandemic. There are some tips for traveling during the coronavirus.

Check Restrictions

A person needs to check the travel restriction to this destination as they change often. A person needs to make sure they are still allowed to travel and any new restrictions that may be in place.

Testing

Before traveling it is a smart idea to have a COVID test. Negative testing may be needed to get into the country of the hotel. If the test is positive then a person needs to cancel their trip and quarantine.

Safety

It is still possible to travel safely. A person needs to social distance and stays six feet away from other travelers.

A person should avoid contact with high touch surfaces such as doorknobs and handrails. If they do touch these items they need to wash their hands or use hand sanitizer immediately.

A face mask should be worn at all times.

Air Travel

When traveling by plane there are some guidelines airlines are following to help prevent the spread of the COVID 19 virus. They are social distancing passengers. If a person feels they are too close to another they should let the airline know. All guests and staff are required to wear a mask at all times. Most airlines are offering gloves to passengers and some even take their temperature before they are allowed on the plane. Airlines do have enhanced cleaning procedures. All personal items need to be placed in carry-on bags and are not placed in bins.

These are some tips for traveling during the pandemic. With enhanced safety measures and if a person washes their hands frequently they can reduce the risk of catching the virus.