– The U.S. State Department has issued travel advisories for the Bahamas and Jamaica due to crime, water safety, and lacking medical services.
– Despite these warnings, there are still plenty of options for travelers considering a trip to the Caribbean islands.
– The State Department has identified several Caribbean islands with the lowest advisory ranking for safety and security risk.
Another significant detail:
– The State Department advises travelers to sign up for the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program, review the Country Security Report, and prepare a contingency plan for emergency situations when traveling abroad.