the westminster news
Published by the students of Westminster School
By Sydney Schuster ’21
So, it's mid May and finally getting warm out. The flowers are descending from the branches of the trees to reveal thick set emerald green leaves. After a long week of finals, you wake up and think, “you know what? I think I’m ready for a trip across the pond.” Well, you're in luck, because this EU travel guide will assist you through all your travel needs!
Thanks to successful vaccine rollout and advanced communication between the European Union and the United States, it is anticipated that free movement throughout the EU is a totally viable option, according to the President of the EU, Ursula von der Leyden. After nearly 16 months of travel bans and restrictions, this news may sing songs of new experiences and old friends to many; however, bearing in mind the longevity of this pandemic, it is important to recognize that travel this summer will remain far from ‘normal.’ With that said, here are a few key things to consider before packing your bags: