Even though we can now travel easily to Turkey or Montenegro, but the soul many tourists are still eager to know: when in Europe?
The answer to this question is very controversial due to many different factors: the overall situation in the country, and the willingness of Europe to the opening of borders and the number of cases in Ukraine. So there shines this year we see Greece and Italy?
About tickets that you can buy now
Despite strict rules to limit entry into the territory of the EU, many tour operators continue to sell tickets to Italy just at the end of July. Should you buy such great deals? Definitely not. Whether to take the tickets for the fall in atmospheric Paris? Unlikely. The fact that at the end of June, the EU Council has developed a mechanism that defines criteria of open borders for citizens of third countries. Every fortnight these rules are reviewed, but does the Ukraine under these permissions, now and when?
Criteria for countries
The main criteria for third countries are the following:
– the number of cases COVID-19 should not be above the average for Europe within the last 14 days on 100 thousand population.
– trend of incidence must either be stable or go into decline.
– important overall condition of the fight against the virus in the country, given the testing, assistance, localization, and reporting.
Countries that fall under these criteria relate to so-called “green zone”. Among the lucky winners were: Algeria, Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay.
When Ukraine will be able to get on the list
Ukraine needs to focus on the rate of incidence in the EU. Now he is 15 cases per 100 thousand population. Ukraine is about 23 persons per 100 thousand population. That is, for two weeks the number of incidents shall not exceed more than 450 occasions.