If you havenâ€™t traveled or visited family in a long time because of COVID, thereâ€™s not a whole lot about the actual process thatâ€™s changed, aside from mandatory mask-wearing on flights, buses and trains and having to present test results in certain situations. Once at your destination, you may also need to present proof of vaccination to do things around town. With coronavirus safety to worry about, youâ€™ll probably want to be as comfortable and organized as possible in every other way so you can keep calm and carry on with your trip. Whether youâ€™re hitting the road to join family for the holidays or finally flying to see friends, here are essentials thatâ€™ll come in handy as you travel again.
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