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    UPDATE South Africa open to US tourists!

    UPDATE South Africa open to US tourists! **All international travel will resume subject to the traveler providing a valid certificate of a negative test which was obtained not more than 72 hours before the date of travel **In the event of the traveler's failure to submit a certificate of proof...
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    South Africa will reopen to US tourists!

    South Africa will reopen to US tourists! Keep your eyes peeled for the official details TBA... https://www.businessinsider.co.za/president-cyril-ramaphosa-on-lockdown-what-you-need-to-know-2020-11
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    Botswana to begin phased reopening for tourism beginning 11/9/20

    Botswana to begin phased reopening for tourism beginning 11/9/20 Highlights: **Travelers must present a valid 72 hour negative COVID-19 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) result from time of departure **Screened for COVID-19 symptoms upon entry **Travelers will be required to remain in contact with...
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    Namibia UPDATE 10/22/20

    Namibia UPDATE 10/22/20 *Proof of negative SARS-COV-2 PCR test result, that is not older than 72 hours, must be presented on arrival (previously 7 days). *Persons arriving with a negative SARS-COV-2 PCR test result that is greater than 72 hours old, but not more than 7 days, may enter. HOWEVER...
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    Now is the time to renew or apply for your passport

    Now is the time to renew or apply for your passport if you have upcoming plans or had to reschedule a trip recently. Processing time is 10-12 weeks. http://ow.ly/pR5J50BSI7N
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    TRAVEL EXPRESS got New emails!

    We have new emails! You can reach Lori - lori@travelexpressagency.com Reach Jennifer - jennifer@travelexpressagency.com Please make sure to update our new addresses to your contact lists!
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    South Africa UPDATE

    South Africa UPDATE ** US citizens are currently not allowed entry into South Africa for leisure according to the South African Department of Health. This list will be revisited every two weeks...
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    Namibia UPDATE

    Namibia UPDATE *Travelers may now enter Walvis Bay airport (WVB) or Hosea Kutako International (WDH) *Proof of negative SARS-COV-2 PCR test result, that is not older than seven days, must be presented on arrival (previously 72 hours) *Persons permitted to enter Namibia must, 14 days before...
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    SOUTH AFRICA to open borders for international travel October 1

    SOUTH AFRICA to open borders for international travel October 1. * Travel may be restricted to and from certain countries that have high infection rates. A list of countries will be published based on the latest scientific data. *Travellers will only be able to use one of the land border posts...
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    ZIMBABWE to reopen for international visitors starting October 1

    ZIMBABWE to reopen for international visitors starting October 1, according to Reuters. ** Travelers are required to have a PCR (polymerase chain reaction) COVID-19 certificate within 48 hours of departure. No further details regarding quarantine or other restrictions. **...
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    NAMIBIA to open for tourism September 1

    NAMIBIA to open for tourism September 1! Highlights as follows, full details at the link below. *Travelers may only enter into (WDH) Hosea Kutako International Airport *Negative COVID test not more than 72 hours old will be required to board *Health questionnaire and full travel itinerary must...
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    TRAVEL EXPRESS

    TRAVEL EXPRESS submitted a new resource: TRAVEL EXPRESS - Travel Arrangements for your Next Adventure - Read more about this resource... This is an informative ongoing and open discussion thread with TRAVEL EXPRESS. Members can ask questions and others can see your answers which can be...
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    Zambia Travel News

    Zambia's borders are open to intentional travelers with approved Visa. We are told Visas can be obtained by your PH after approval from the Ministry of Health. ** All travelers must provide a negative COVID test on arrival, conducted within the previous 14 days. Travelers must also conduct a 14...
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    Travel Express Notice - Passengers affected by COVID-19

    To our valued clients - please understand if we do not get back to you right away, it's because we are very busy working through immediate travel emergencies with passengers that are being affected by the COVID-19 restrictions/issues. ** We like to be very prompt on our responses but at this...
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    REAL ID compliant drivers license

    Do you have a REAL ID compliant drivers license? ** Did you know a valid passport is accepted as REAL ID? ** Starting October 1, 2020 travelers must have a REAL ID license to fly in the US. Find out more at the TSA website: https://www.tsa.gov/real-id
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    Travel News - Coronavirus Advisory

    Shared from our partner Travel Guard - common questions and answers on Coronavirus. Travel News - Coronavirus Advisory https://www.travelguard.com/travel-news/coronavirus-advisory TRAVELGUARD.COM
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    South African Air and South African Express Announcement

    Starting on 29 February 2020, South African Air (and South African Express) will cease the following routes for Luanda, Entebbe, Ndola, Durban, Port Elizabeth, and East London as shown on the image attached. ** What does that mean for clients already booked on SAA or Express flights to these...
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    New Requirements For Children Travelling Through South African Ports Of Entry

    Effective immediately, South Africa will no longer require unabridged birth certificates in addition to a valid passport for USA children under 18. However birth certificate, parental consent affidavit and parents' details are still required for unaccompanied children to South Africa. The...
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    Travel Express 2020 Safari Club Shows

    Hello friends, it's almost show season here at Travel Express! This year you can find us at Dallas and Reno - and we are looking forward to connecting with old and new clients alike! Whether you are an experienced world traveler or have yet to make your first international trip, we welcome you...
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    Air New Zealand SALE

    Air New Zealand has published a SALE that runs through the next 9 days! Our rates are very competitive for all classes of service, so get in touch with us today!
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    UPDATE 8/21/19: New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority

    **UPDATE 8/21/19** New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) is now available to applicants. Visitors may apply online at the website below, or for a reduced fee using the app (available for android and apple devices). ** **6/17/19** US & Canadian tourists must request NZeTA prior to...
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    Tanzania Visa issuing process

    Effective immediately - Kilimanjaro airport has changed the visa issuing process for travelers who apply on arrival. The process can now take over two hours. Alternatively travelers can apply in advance at http://www.immigration.go.tz
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    Friday Firearm Tip!

    Friday Firearm Tip! Persons departing the U.S. for international destinations must have proof of ownership for firearms (or other valuables). Otherwise, you may have to pay duty on the item each time you bring it back into the U.S., unless you can prove that you owned it before you left on your...
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    Delta offering premium economy seats called Premium Select

    For those interested in more space but can’t or don’t want to spend money for business class flights… Delta is now offering premium economy seats called Premium Select. This is a dedicated cabin between business and economy with increased recline, width, and legroom as well as priority boarding...
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    New checked bag rules at OR Tambo International Airport Johannesburg

    OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg), is now enforcing new checked bag rules which state that bags must follow the following criteria in order to be checked in: Bags must be regular-shaped with at least one flat surface. In addition bags with long straps or handles will not be allowed...
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    Firearm Friday Tip!

    Firearm Friday Tip! Did you know Namibia firearm permits can be submitted in advance, and speed up the process on arrival? Submit your POL 573 (Application for Import/ Export), passport, invite letter, and 4457 in advance to Namibia Police by email, and your details are screened in advance and...
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    New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) required

    **New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) required for travel as of October 1, 2019** US & Canadian tourists must request NZeTA prior to arriving in New Zealand for travel beginning October 1, 2019. The NZeTA can be requested starting in July on the mobile app or the New Zealand...
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    Update from South African Air NEW FEES

    Update from South African Air: they will now charge a firearm handling fee at check-in PER SAA FLIGHT for tickets purchased after May 15, 2019. Within South Africa USD 30 Within Africa USD 60 International USD 100 See the full details on their website...
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    Travel Express Preferred Travel Agent For AfricaHunting.com

    Why choose Travel Express With over 28 years' combined experience in the industry, Travel Express is committed to helping our clients plan their trip of a lifetime. Armed with in-depth knowledge of travel for the global sportsman, we strive to provide a completely personalized travel plan and...
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    Travel Express will be at Safari Club International in 2019

    We will be exhibiting/working at the Safari Club International Show for 2019. Please stop by and let us help you with the travel arrangements for your next adventure! We will be making airline reservations at our booth. Please stop by and say "Hello", we look forward to meeting you or seeing you...
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    Travel Express will be at Dallas Safari Club in 2019

    We will be exhibiting/working at the Dallas Safari Club Show for 2019. Please stop by and let us help you with the travel arrangements for your next adventure! We will be making airline reservations at our booth. Please stop by and say "Hello", we look forward to meeting you or seeing you again...
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    IMPORTANT: New Firearm/Weapon Transfer License In Frankfurt Germany

    Hi Everyone! Received this email a couple of days ago regarding traveling through Frankfurt Airport in Germany with firearm/weapon. It should make the whole Frankfurt process a lot easier. Figured you would all want to know! Lori _____________________________________________ From...
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    Around The World In 60 Days

    This "Around the World in 60 days" trip began in Texas with the following itinerary: Tahiti - 3 days New Zealand - ~ 3 weeks Australia - 1 week Thailand - 5 days Qatar - 2 days Botswana - 4 days Namibia - ~ 2 weeks Zimbabwe - 1 day A huge thank you goes out to our clients for the opportunity to...
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    Heads up to those traveling to Tanzania

    Heads up to those traveling to Tanzania. An outbreak of the Ebola Virus has been reported in the remote northeastern provinces of North Kivu and Ituri in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Tanzania does NOT share a border with the area of DRC affected by the outbreak, but authorities...
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    How soon should you apply for a New Zealand visitor’s firearm license?

    Know your deadlines! How soon should you apply for a New Zealand visitor’s firearm license? There has been some buzz lately about the New Zealand visitor’s firearm license, and their applicationdeadlines. If you navigate to the Visitors Firearms License and Import Permits page under the New...
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    USA: Elk Hunt In Southern Nevada

    I was fortunate to draw an elk permit for southern Nevada for the late season rifle hunt so the hubby and I headed south just after Thanksgiving for a DIY hunt on public lands. The weather was very mild, warm and dry but we managed to see decent bulls every day - 42 different ones in all. My...
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    Travel Express will be at Dallas and SCI Vegas in 2018

    We will be exhibiting/working at the Dallas Safari Club and Safari Club International Shows for 2018. Please stop by and let us help you with the travel arrangements for your next adventure! We will be making airline reservations at our booth. Please stop by and say "Hello", we look forward...
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    Fire Hazard 101: Everything You Need To Know About Lithium Batteries On Flights

    Rechargeable lithium batteries have become ubiquitous over the past decade, powering our cellphones, computers and even some cars. But they also carry the risk of intense fires, which is a special safety concern when large numbers of batteries are shipped on planes. Why are lithium-ion...
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    Turkey, US suspend visa services in tit-for-tat action

    Turkey on Sunday suspended non-immigrant visa services at all Turkish diplomatic facilities in the United States, in a tit-for-tat move amid escalating tensions between the NATO allies. Just hours after the US mission to Turkey announced it was restricting visa services, saying that recent...
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    The TSA has new drivers license rules — here's how they'll affect you

    Beginning Jan. 22, 2018, travelers from nine states will no longer be able to travel with only their driver's licenses. Residents of Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Washington will have to use alternate ID forms (passport, military ID...
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    Driver Licenses From Nine States Won’t Be Valid IDs for Domestic Flights in 2018

    New TSA rules for nine states. Beginning Jan. 22, 2018, travelers from nine states will no longer be able to travel with only their driver’s licenses. Residents of Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Washington will have to use alternate...
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    Hurricane Irma: Travel Implications As Storm Heads Towards Cuba & Florida

    The Dominican Republic and the Bahamas are in line for the hurricane which is battering its way across the northern Caribbean “A potentially catastrophic category 5 hurricane,” is how the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) describes Irma. The storm “will bring life-threatening wind, storm...
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    17 Airplane Etiquette Rules You Should not Forget

    From falling asleep on fellow flyers, to skipping queues and even eating hot, greasy foods on a flight, there are number of things we take for granted that could turn us into the next #ShamelessPassenger. Here are 17 tips to note so you don't become a #ShamelessPassenger: 1. Never ask if you...
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    No End In Sight For Zimbabwe Cash Shortage

    Tourists are encouraged to carry cash in small denominations to avoid being given change in bond notes. Zimbabwe is still experiencing cash shortages, with banks setting limits on withdrawals. Barclays has set a maximum weekly withdrawal for companies of US$300, of which $100 is in cash and...
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    Acsa's 35% Tariff Cut Means Cheaper Air Travel In 2017

    Cape Town – Could 2017 be the year for cheaper air travel in SA? We can only hope so. The anticipated outcome for tariff adjustments for Airports Company South Africa (Acsa) for 2017 seems to support this outlook. Acsa confirmed it will be decreasing aircraft landing fees, aircraft parking...
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    The Latest Information About African Leopards

    SCI and the SCI Foundation are working together to respond to the latest attempt by anti-hunting groups to interfere with sustainable use conservation. Most recently, these animal rights groups have focused their efforts on African leopards. In response to a petition filed in July 2016 by the...
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    Travel Express at Vegas Safari Club International - Booth 4371

    We hope that 2017 is off to a good start for everyone and you are making plans for your next adventure! Jennifer and I will have our temporary office set up in Booth 4371 at SCI in Vegas and will be making airfare arrangements on site. Stop by if we can help you out or just to say "Hello" if...
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    East Africa: Uganda Among Kenya's Top 5 Tourist Market Sources - Report

    A herd of buffalos at Queen Elizabeth National Game Park. The park is one of the most visited in Uganda. Kampala — Uganda joins Kenya's list of top tourist market sources taking over Germany, a new report has said. Kenya's tourism industry is experiencing positive growth trends as total...
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    Why You Shouldn't Throw Away Your Boarding Pass

    by Katherine LaGrave Just as passports reveal more than they appear to, so do boarding passes. Sure, your name, seat assignment, seat class, and requisite flight information are there in plain sight, but you may want to think twice before snapping a photo of the paper document and posting it...
 
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