SOME USEFUL DO’S AND DONT’S TO PREPARE YOU FOR YOUR ISLAND HOLIDAY
No matter where in the world you’re traveling, it’s important to stay safe. Here are some tips to make your Jamaican vacation safe, and fun.
No matter where in the world you’re traveling, it’s important to read the news, stay safe, travel in groups when you are unsure of where you’re going, and keep an eye on your property at all times. Here are some tips to make your Jamaican vacation safe and fun.
1 Make sure you travel with a valid passport or visa (if required). Also, bring another valid form of photo I.D., and photocopies of both I.D.s. in case of loss or theft.
2 Read up on local laws and practices before you get here.
3 Give friends and family your contact information and itineraries in case of emergency.
4 Register with your country’s embassy or consulate before you travel. That way your country is aware of your whereabouts in case of emergency.
5 Keep luggage, handbags or backpacks in view at all times.
6 Keep possessions close to your body.
7 Don’t take around large amounts of cash.
8 Avoid wearing expensive jewelry on road trips or excursions.
Very important tip
Some Airlines as Copa Airlines demand International Certificate of Vaccination against Yellow Fever to travel for Jamaica, this request is to avoid contracting the zika virus
- All passengers are advised to be aware of their immunization and health history. Specifically, before purchasing a plane ticket, passengers should confirm whether they have an International Certificate of Vaccination against Yellow Fever, primarily if they are traveling to countries where yellow fever is endemic. Copa Airlines always recommends that passengers contact the appropriate authorities in their destination country, to ensure that they comply with all travel health requirements.
Please check with your Airline company if you need International Certificate of Vaccination against Yellow Fever to travel for Jamaica.