The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated its domestic travel guidelines for the United States. This update should be completed long ago, and may be a step in the right direction to resume cruise operation.Also have International travel update Release at the same time.
People who are fully vaccinated can travel domestically within the United States without restrictions. This may be a sign that the cruise industry has been waiting, and we already know that the CDC will also issue new guidelines on cruise ships.
Green light for domestic travel
It is now clear that the journey back in the United States is all about vaccines.Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Updated the guide on April 2 Travel within the United States. For some time, the CDC only issued basic travel guides. The situation has now changed, and anyone who has received the full vaccination is now at a lower risk.
The CDC says that “fully vaccinated travelers are less likely to acquire and spread COVID-19.” This means that no tests are now required unless requested by the destination. Travellers who are vaccinated no longer need to self-isolate.
However, vaccinated people should wear masks, keep a 6-foot distance from society and wash their hands frequently, and be cautious.
There is no doubt that the promotion of vaccines has achieved great success nationwide. As this situation continues, it should allow further relaxation of travel rules.
A step in the right direction
How will this change the rules of the game in the cruise industry?This is definitely a step in the right direction, especially for those Cruise ships that plan to have full vaccinations Guests only.
This may imply allowing cruise ships to resume operations. However, the industry is still waiting for further guidance from the CDC. Before this guide was published, it was almost all speculation.
Also read: CDC will issue new guidelines for resuming cruise ships
With the introduction of the vaccine, it will only be a matter of time, but there are still some obstacles. Domestic cruises are very tricky, because cruise ships must visit international ports, and Canada is very closed to cruise ships, making it even more difficult.
For international travel, everything remains the same with testing and isolation requirements. The Caribbean Sea is ready and waiting for the cruise ship to pass through. Currently, the CDC remains in effect until November 1, 2021, unless the director is revoked.
already have More and more people are requesting cancellation of orders, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has responded, saying that the new guidelines are being implemented. What these are is still unclear.They may be the second stage of the framework Announced at the end of October 2020.
Everything is evolving rapidly, and Cruise Hive will keep readers informed of any new updates when it is possible to resume cruise from the United States.