The Department of Tourism (DOT) has expressed support for the streamlining of travel procedures and requirements imposed by local government units (LGUs).
“The DOT has long been advocating for the simplification of travel requirements as this is critical in making domestic tourism work,” DOT Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said in a news release issued Tuesday.
Results of the survey titled, “The Evolving Landscape of Domestic Tourism”, show that 81 percent of respondents consider the varying LGU requirements as the factor that makes travel most inconvenient.
“Streamlining entry requirements will make traveling in the new normal more convenient while also protecting the public’s safety and well-being. Furthermore, this…