Latest Advice for Hurricane Irma

12 September 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

Hurricane Irma made landfall in south Florida on Sunday 10 September (local time). The powerful and potentially catastrophic storm is forecast to move north near or along Florida’s west coast, before moving inland over the Florida Panhandle and south-western Georgia. Expect hurricane-like conditions, including high winds, heavy rain and storm surges. Authorities are warning that […]

Storm Warning

11 September 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

Please exercise extreme safety precautions in the United States in relation to the following information: Hurricane Irma has now developed into a potentially catastrophic Category 5 Hurricane with sustained winds up to 295 km/h and is forecast to hit Puerto Rico on 7 September 2017 (local time). Expect extremely high winds, heavy rain and storm […]

Update on Travel Warnings

11 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

·        On 28 June 2017, the US Government announced its intention to implement enhanced security measures for all commercial flights to the United States, including enhanced screening of passengers and electronic devices, in addition to heightened security standards for aircraft and airports. ·        Since January 2017, US authorities have been more actively pursuing, detaining and […]

Shooting of Sikh Man in Seattle

9 March 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

A gun man in the U.S. has shot a Sikh man in the arm yelling “go back to your own country.” The gun man was a complete stranger, and has not been caught. He is white, about 6 foot tall and of a stocky build. FBI and other law enforcement agencies are still investigating. The […]

Oroville Dam Spillway – Imminent Failure

13 February 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

Nearly 190,000 people have been ordered to evacuate in Northern Californa after a hole in a spill way for the Oroville dam was discovered that could lead to a wave of water rushing over towns causing catastrophic floods. The damn itself is structurally sound however with more storms looming in the area, the massive hole […]

Flooding in California and Nevada

10 January 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

Flooding in California and Nevada Evacuations are in process due to heavy rains and flooding rivers in California’s Wine making region and east of Nevada’s Lake Tahoe. North of San Francisco the Russian River in Sonoma County has overflowed from the rain. The rains have been caused by a weather system sending moisture from Hawaii […]

Attack at Ohio University

28 November 2016 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

There has been an attack at Ohio State University leaving 11 hospitalized and the attacker killed. The assailant drove over a cub in his vehicle knocking over a bunch of pedestrians. He then got out of the car and started attempting to stab bystanders with a butcher’s knife. After attempts to get him to put […]

Clowns

27 October 2016 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

The clown underworld (apparently there was such a thing) has decided to put themselves in the spotlight for a while. There have been reports of people being randomly terrorized and intimidated by clowns in the street. Residents have captured creepy clown sightings on their phones across more than 20 states. The issue has even made […]

Seattle Storm

17 October 2016 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

A large storm recently formed off the coast of Washington. More than 20,000 homes in the Seattle area were left without power and downed trees were reported across the region however the damage was not as bad as originally forecast. More intense storms are predicted to hit the region in America’s Fall season.

Charlotte, North Carolina

28 September 2016 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

On 22 September a State of Emergency was declared in Charlotte, North Carolina following overnight looting and rioting. You should avoid locations where protests and demonstrations are taking place, observe any restrictions on movements and curfews set by local authorities. Stay vigilant and monitor the media for the latest developments. (see Safety and security).