Category Archives: Tourist Travel

In Some Countries Pokémon Go Can Get you Arrested, Injured or Killed

Catching Pikachu in some countries can be dangerous

 

Is there ANYONE who hasn’t heard of Pokémon Go? It is everywhere in the US and around the world.  And that creates some interesting problems for travelers to other countries.

We have all heard about the stories of Pokémon Go players in the US being in car crashes , falling off cliffs, trespassing on the grounds of a nuclear power plant, and even trying to play the game at the Holocaust Museum in Washington DC.

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Kuwait to Require DNA Samples From All Visitors and Citizens

Visit Kuwait and give them some of your DNA

 

Kuwait is about to become the first nation in the world to require mandatory DNA samples from everyone in the country.

Starting later this year everyone living in or visiting Kuwait will be required to provide a DNA sample.  This includes all 1.3 million citizens, 2.9 million foreign residents and all visitors. Visitors mean anyone arriving in the country for a short stay such as business travelers and tourists.

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