Covid impacts travelling abroad. This is what you should prepare for

The Slovak Spectator has picked some destinations for travelling and requirements incomers have to meet when entering them.

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The end of summer led to a deterioration of the pandemic situation in Slovakia. This was also reflected in how other countries view people arriving from Slovakia. Some countries moved Slovakia to a worse tier.

As a result, entry conditions for travellers from Slovakia are stricter than during the summer. Some simplification emerged at the beginning of July when EU Digital Covid Certificates were introduced, containing a QR code with information on vaccination, recovery from Covid or Covid tests. They are often accepted as an alternative to other documents required when crossing the borders.

A guide on how to obtain your EU green pass if you were vaccinated in Slovakia can be found here.

When coming to Slovakia from abroad, people need to fill in the eHranica online form and self-isolate, unless they have been fully vaccinated against Covid. The system, which came into force on July 9, has some exceptions.

How to travel to and from Slovakia during COVID-19 Read more 

The Slovak Spectator looked at the conditions for incomers applied by the neighbouring countries, popular holiday destinations in Europe, and also some countries overseas. (A complete list of conditions for entering the foreign countries can be found on the website of the Foreign Affairs Ministry, but in Slovak only.)

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