Re: Australia issues travel warning against CanadaJan 31st, 2008
.....US officials have said that the US has "no credible information pointing to a specific imminent attack or the timing or execution of such an attack". But they have indicated that "the warning is clear" and that they are taking it seriously.
Crime rates are higher in the larger cities, such as New York, Los Angeles and Houston. Tourists are often targeted for petty crimes such as pickpocketing and theft, particularly on public transport.
Natural Disasters, Severe Weather and Climate
Bush and forest fires often occur in the United States......
.....The United States is subject to a wide range of natural hazards including: hurricanes, tsunamis, volcanoes, and earthquake activity around the Pacific Basin including Hawaii; tornadoes in the midwest and southeast; mud slides in California; forest fires in the west; and flooding.
Australians are advised to maintain a safe and legal distance when observing wildlife, including marine animals and birds. You should only use reputable and professional guides or tour operators and closely follow park regulations and wardens' advice.
Hey, don't say 'we'. I've said from the get out in this thread that it's a normal travel advisory and it all applies. lol.