Tensions are high and there have been numerous demonstrations and rallies in the capital Tegucigalpa as well as other urban centres such as San Pedro Sula.Demonstrations can be volatile and dangerous, and have included rock throwing, assaults, and tire burning.We advise New Zealanders to remain vigilant, avoid all protests and demonstrations and follow the advice of local authorities, includin...Read More There are ongoing political protests in Honduras following the elections on 26 November 2017, some turning violent resulting in fatalities and casualties.New Zealanders in areas affected by the air pollution are advised to monitor pollution readings, such as those provided by the Air Quality Index website. Read More Due to recent law changes, the United States of America has new entry requirements when arriving into their territory, or travelling to Cuba from the US. Additional security questions at check-in Passengers on direct flights to the United States may be subjected to additional security-based questions at their airline check-in counter and may require additional security screening.This may cause delays, so we advise passengers to ensure they allow ext...Dengue is also common in a number of other countries on the Pacific Rim, including Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam.
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Power outages and lack of cell phone coverage has been reported, in some places.
New Zealanders should be aware that air quality in these areas is very poor due to sm...
Some countries consider electronic cigarettes and the liquid used in them as prohibited products, which may have some serious consequences for you when you get to the border or are stopped by the authorities in-country.
Countries with the ban could impose a hefty fine and/or a prison sentence if it is deemed you attempted to import a prohibited item. Read More An outbreak of Dengue fever is currently ongoing in American Samoa, Fiji, French Polynesia, New Caledonia, Palau and Samoa.