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  • Grand Bahamas Island
    New Entry Requirements for Visitors

    4/29/2021 4:43:06 PM Link 0 comments | Add comment

    For more information visit https://bit.ly/3av4R7k

    Step 1 :

    Bahamas Travel Health Visa Application :

        •    All persons traveling to The Bahamas, and those traveling inter-island, must apply for a Bahamas Travel Health Visa at travel.gov.bs.

    Vaccinated Travelers :

        •    DOMESTIC

        •    Effective immediately, a Bahamas citizen or resident who is fully vaccinated – after receiving their second dose - will be exempted from COVID-19 testing requirements when traveling inter-island from New Providence, Grand Bahama, Abaco, Exuma and Eleuthera.

        •    INTERNATIONAL

        •    Effective May 1, 2021, visitors traveling to The Bahamas from other countries who are fully vaccinated and have passed the two-week immunity period will be exempted from COVID-19 testing requirements for entry and inter-island travel.

    Unvaccinated Travelers :

        •    Unvaccinated travelers entering The Bahamas and/or those traveling inter-island from Nassau & Paradise Island, Grand Bahama Island, Abaco, Eleuthera or Harbour Island, must obtain a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR (swab) test taken no more than 5 days prior to the date of arrival. Test must return a negative result for entry into The Bahamas.

        •    Children 10 and under, and pilots and crew of commercial airlines who remain overnight in The Bahamas are not required to take a test.

        •    Negative PCR test results must be uploaded in order to complete a Bahamas Health Visa application, and must be presented upon arrival in The Bahamas.

        •    Any person presenting test results older than 5 days will not be allowed entry into The Bahamas.

    Step 2 :

    Once in possession of a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test, travellers can apply for their required Bahamas Travel Health Visa at travel.gov.bs. (Click on International Tab)

    Fully vaccinated travelers will be required to upload proof of vaccination confirming they have passed the two-week immunity period.

        •    As part of the Travel Health Visa application, travelers will be required to opt-in to COVID-19 health insurance that covers them for the duration of their stay in The Bahamas. The cost of insurance is included in the Travel Health Visa application fee.

        •    Travel Health Visa applications take up to 48 hours to process and should be completed with adequate lead time.

        •    The cost of the Travel Health Visa is dependent on the length of stay.

        •    All travelers eighteen (18) years of age and older are required to complete an individual Bahamas Travel Health Visa.

        •    Persons seventeen (17) years and younger are to add a profile within the account of their parent or guardian.

    * Unvaccinated Bahamian citizens or residents planning to travel abroad for five (5) days or less must secure a test in the destination they visited before traveling back to The Bahamas. Any RT-PCR test taken in The Bahamas prior to travel will not be valid for re-entry.

    It's Your Time To Travel Radio Podcast

    Date: 04/15/2021
    Topic: Grand Bahama Island continues to rebound with special call-in guest,

    Carmel Churchill, Author, Tourism Consultant for Grand Bahamas Island

    www.talktainmentradio.com/podcasts/ITS YOUR TIME TO TRAVEL 041521.mp3

  • Beach vs Pool Quiz

    4/21/2021 12:39:23 PM Link 0 comments | Add comment

    Can a beach tempt you away from your resort pool?

    By Valerie Conners

    To beach, or not to beach … that is the vacation-vibe question. Of course, it’s not the only thing to ask — because if not a beach, is it a pool? And if so, what pool scene are you craving? Decisions, decisions.

    Not to fret. We’re here to help you figure out life’s hard-hitting vacation questions. Take the quiz to discover if your next trip should be all about chill pool cabanas, a wet and wild waterpark, laid-back beachy romance — or something else entirely! To take the test click here!

    As always, check for travel restrictions and closures before planning your trip.


    4/5/2021 4:11:53 PM Link 0 comments | Add comment

    Las Vegas has resumed operations in addition to resorts opening, a number of other venues and industries that contribute to an #ONLYVEGAS experience have been allowed to re-open, with restrictions. The initial opening is limited, but visitors can expect to enjoy gambling, dining, shopping along with wellness amenities including fitness centers, Spa treatment and pools at most resorts.

    With a wide range of high-energy experiences and tranquil retreats, visitors looking to shake off the winter blues can soak up the sunshine with lively pool fun in Las Vegas. With new health and well-being protocols in place where applicable, it is recommended that pool guests make reservations in advance for entrance as well as lounge chairs, cabanas and daybeds to guarantee seating keeping with capacity limits and appropriate distancing.

    Escape the Cold with Pool Experiences You'll Only Find in Vegas

    Circa Resort & Casino has the country’s largest pool destination for sports lovers called Stadium Swim. Featuring six temperature-controlled pools, two swim-up bars and a 143 x 40 foot, 14-million-megapoxel LED screen, the pool amphitheater plays the day’s hottest games and televised events. Guest can enjoy live music from DJs and other special guest in one of 30 cabanas, or a supper cabana hosting up to 50 people.

    For more information about Las Vegas’ pool scene or to plan your next trip, please visit https://bit.ly/3sPblW0. Click here to view How to Vegas video.

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