The new rule requiring any traveler entering the United States to have proof of a negative COVID test has left many with questions. The new CDC rules go into effect on January 26th.

The upside here is that other countries have been requiring this for re-entry for some time now; America is just late to the party. Many resorts are offering on-site testing and even the option of remaining at the resort should quarantine become necessary.

I work in aviation. The rollout could be bumpy in the early days, but I believe it will quickly smooth out. It’s also my opinion that this is a necessary step to travel/tourism returning on any…




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