Latest News: EU amends entry ban to permit travel from more third-countries (Schengen Visa Info, 20.05.2021) EU countries agree to reopen to Israeli tourists (Reuters, 06.05.2021). Fully vaccinated U.S. travelers will be able to visit the European Union this summer (Schengen Visa Info, 27.04.2021).
European Union reopened borders to citizens of 14 countries since July 1. The list includes The safe countries deemed to have the coronavirus pandemic largely under control are Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, and Uruguay. Travelers from China would be approved to enter, but under the condition that Beijing would do the same for Europeans. Some EU countries have requested a delay in the decision for further examination, meaning the decision may be revised. The list is not entirely binding, border management remains a matter of national decision. (Prague Morning, 29.06.2020)