Covid 19 Updates 2020-03-16T19:40:15+00:00

The coronavirus outbreak, fuelled by the ongoing daily firehose of media information and sometimes misinformation out there every day makes for a very scary time for people to consider travel.  In a time like this,  facts and prospective matters.  With that in mind we have gathered together this one stop resource page where you can get ongoing and up to date  information as it relates to travel and the coronavirus. 

Our mission; To help each and every one of you get the facts you need in making an upcoming travel decision and to help you navigate the intricacies of what to do should you have to cancel a vacation. If you have any questions, please contact us.

HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS AND INFORMATION

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Chinese authorities identified the new coronavirus, which has resulted in more than a thousand confirmed cases in China, including cases outside Wuhan City. Additional cases have been identified in a growing number of other international locations, including the United States. There are ongoing investigations to learn more.

Common signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. In more severe cases, infection can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure and even death. Standard recommendations to prevent infection spread include regular hand washing, covering mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing, thoroughly cooking meat and eggs. Avoid close contact with anyone showing symptoms of respiratory illness such as coughing and sneezing.

GET THE FACTS ON CORONAVIRUS

“Mapping Coronavirus” by Johns Hopkins University