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VISA, Passport and Travel Restrictions

Once you have decided on all the places you want to go and all the countries you want to see and you have drafted an itinerary it is time to look at the more formal aspects of your travel plans: VISA and permit requirements for entry and exit of the countries on your list and also specific regions within those countries. 1,050 more words

A Lay Person's Guide to Relaxed U.S. - Cuba Travel Restrictions

On January 16, 2015 the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) published regulations making Cuba travel much easier for Americans. Nearly everyone can now visit Cuba without applying for a license. 300 more words


Tibet - An Introduction to The Land of Snows

Think of Tibet and images of spinning prayer-wheels, yak-butter tea, clifftop monasteries and breathtaking mountains spring to mind. A visit to this land is something to be savoured as the air, heavy with juniper incense, guides you to the doorways of some of the worlds most holiest temples. 809 more words


How Congress Should Respond to the President’s Radical Change in Cuba Policy

By Ana Quintana, The Heritage Foundation. 1/28/15 – Puzzled by President Obama’s announcement that he will normalize relations with Cuba? Don’t know quite how to react. 1,129 more words


Should there be Travel Restrictions to Ebola-affected Regions?

The 2014 Ebola virus epidemic began in Guinea, West Africa. The disease later went global with Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone being Ebola’s epicenter. On September 30th, 2014 the C.D.C announced the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States. 524 more words

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The Tribune - Pakistan bans JuD, Haqqani Network; slaps travel sanctions on Saeed

Islamabad, 22 January 2015. Facing intense international pressure, Pakistan has banned Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud-Dawa and the dreaded Haqqani Network along with other terror outfits and slapped foreign travel restrictions on the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind. 535 more words