Day: October 8, 2021

Most of the Caribbean is under a high level travel warning, but islands still want visitors

Just a few are at the two lowest levels, including the Dominican Republic and Cayman Islands (AP)

Just a few are at the two lowest levels, including the Dominican Republic and Cayman Islands (AP)

As winter approaches and travellers start dreaming of warm weather, the Caribbean beckons. But 19 months into the pandemic, much of the region is struggling with the delta variant surge and insufficient access to the coronavirus vaccine.

Late last month, the Pan American Health Organization warned that health systems in some Eastern Caribbean islands were becoming overwhelmed with the increase of cases and shortages of workers and supplies.

The majority of destinations in the Caribbean — as well as Bermuda and the Bahamas

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