The sunny shores of Aruba may have to wait.
The Centers for Disease Control Prevention is urging Americans to "avoid travel to Aruba" due to a "very high level of COVID-19."
Its new "Level 4" ranking signifies more than 500 new COVID cases per 100,000 people in the population over the past 28 days.
In late November, the CDC and State Department had urged Americans to "reconsider travel to Aruba" due to COVID conditions in the Caribbean island nation.
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This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Travel to Aruba discouraged by CDC as COVID cases climb