Mexico

Hurricane Hilary will make landfall along Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula in the next 24 hours. It will bring strong winds, heavy rain and the likelihood of significant flooding.

Monitor local media, and follow the advice of local authorities, including any evacuation orders.

Electricity supply, communication networks and transport options may be disrupted. Check with your airline for latest information on departure options.

Follow the US National Hurricane Centre (www.nhc.noaa.gov) for live updates.

If you are in need of emergency consular assistance, contact DFAT’s 24 hour Consular Emergency Centre +61 2 6261 3305.

We advise:

Exercise a high degree of caution in Mexico overall due to high levels of violent crime.

Higher levels apply in some areas.

Turkmenistan

We've reviewed our advice for Turkmenistan and continue to advise, reconsider your need to travel. Higher levels apply. You need a visa for Turkmenistan, even if you're only transiting. Get a visa before you arrive, and don't overstay your visa, as there are penalties...

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Angola

We've reviewed our travel advice for Angola and continue to advise exercise a high degree of caution. You don't need a visa to visit Angola as a tourist. For all other travel, apply for a visa online with Angola's Serviço de Migração (see 'Travel'). We advise:...

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Lesotho

We've reviewed our advice for Lesotho and continue to advise exercise a high degree of caution due to the threat of violent crime. Pay close attention to your personal security and the current health situation. Monitor the media and follow the advice of authorities...

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