Proceed With Caution

COVID-19 continues to challenge the travel industry, as countries seek to find the balance between welcoming visitors back in a safe way and keeping instances of the virus low in their respective destinations.

While economies rely heavily on tourism, many countries have shown that reopening too quickly can be detrimental to the health of a nation.

In a follow-up to last week’s cover story, Travel Courier addresses the issue of responsible travel and tourism from the perspective of destinations.

Hear from tourism representatives for Jordan, The Bahamas, Belize, Saint Lucia, Puerto Rico and Costa Rica — as they navigate the complexities surrounding reopening to international travellers — or not — in a pandemic world.