Travel advice provided by smartraveller.gov.au
On 20 February 2018, the Maldives government extended the State of Emergency. Avoid protests and large public gatherings as they have the potential to turn violent. Monitor local media and follow instructions issued by local authorities (see Safety and security). The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution on Malé Island. Exercise normal safety precautions elsewhere in the Maldives.
Terrorist attacks are possible in Trinidad and Tobago. Religious holidays and large crowds could be targeted. On 8 February 2018, the Trinidad and Tobago authorities arrested some individuals who planned to carry out attacks against Carnival. Pay close attention to your personal security at all times. Monitor the media and other sources about possible security threats. The level of our advice has not changed. Exercise a high degree of caution in Trinidad and Tobago.