Thursday, June 16, 2011

China Says Tibet Temporarily Off Limits to Foreigners

China has apparently closed Tibet to foreigners until July 26 to avoid any trouble from upcoming political anniversaries, such as the anniversary of the Communist Party in Tibet.  This does not affect Chinese tourists however.

Read the complete article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/06/16/china-tibet-closed-to-for_n_878035.html

Travel Alert for Philippines

The U.S. Department of State has issued a travel warning to U.S. citizens traveling to, or within, the Philippines. 

Read the complete Warning: http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/tw/tw_5490.html