Last minute bookings grow as traffic light uncertainty leaves travellers in a quandry

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Ryanair, TUI, Wizz Air and Jet2 have all been giving their updates on summer travel trends in the last few days. And although there were differing degrees of optimism about the rate of recovery in the travel sector, all were united in one thing: Travel is unlikely to fully recover until 2022 at the earliest.

Holidaymakers in Thailand and Montenegro face race against time to avoid hotel quarantine

While Spain escaped a move to the travel red list this week, there was a nasty surprise for holidaymakers in Montenegro and Thailand.

There were reports of holidaymakers panicking to try and get back before 4am on Monday, the deadline for arriving back in the UK before the countries were moved to the red list.

Spanish sunseekers hope they won’t be seeing red this week

Holidaymakers are waiting anxiously for the next update of the government’s traffic light system for foreign travel – with Spain the focus of many people’s attention.

Will the Government save our holidays abroad this summer?

Coronavirus cover massively varies between insurers. However, we have published some of the key elements of cover we believe are worth looking out for.

COVID cases falling in the UK, does that give a glimmer of hope for a summer holiday abroad?

Coronavirus cover massively varies between insurers. However, we have published some of the key elements of cover we believe are worth looking out for.

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5 holiday scams and how to avoid them

Summer is upon us; despite the dismal weather we appear to have been graced with recently. With the UK expecting yet more rainfall over the next few days…

  

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Discrepancies in ‘COVID Travel Insurance’ Available

Coronavirus cover massively varies between insurers. However, we have published some of the key elements of cover we believe are worth looking out for.

Category: International Travel

Freedom Day! Does that mean we can go abroad on holiday now?

Coronavirus cover massively varies between insurers. However, we have published some of the key elements of cover we believe are worth looking out for.

Category: International Travel
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Coronavirus Cover to Look Out for In Your Travel Insurance Policy!

Coronavirus cover massively varies between insurers. However, we have published some of the key elements of cover we believe are worth looking out for.

Category: International Travel

Cyprus Adds UK to “Red List”

Cyprus has put the UK on its “red list” for travel as a result of a rise of Covid-19 infection rates.

Category: International Travel
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Government Removes Amber List Quarantine Requirement for Vaccinated

UK residents arriving from “amber” list countries that have received both Covid-19 vaccinations will no longer be required to quarantine.

Category: International Travel

New Fast-Track System Trialled for Fully Vaccinated Passengers

Heathrow Airport is trailing a new fast-track system in an attempt to prove the capability of verifying who is fully vaccinated when arriving in the UK.

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Brits Must Continue Following COVID Rules Abroad – Or Face Fines

British tourists are urged to continue following any Covid-19 rules in place at their foreign holiday destination.

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What We Want from A Holiday Has Changed Due to Covid-19

COVID-19 has changed the way we travel and more importantly, altered the things want we want most out of a holiday. According to research by Twitter, four types of holidays have become the most important to Twitter users.

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Hong Kong Bans All Flights From UK

Hong Kong is to ban all flights from the UK in an attempt to reduce the spread of the Covid-19 Delta variant. The ban comes into effect from July 1, 2021.

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Hong Kong Bans All Flights From UK

Hong Kong is to ban all flights from the UK in an attempt to reduce the spread of the Covid-19 Delta variant. The ban comes into effect from July 1, 2021.

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Countries On “Green List” Impose Restrictions to UK Travellers

Some countries on the “green list” have imposed quarantine restrictions to UK travellers who arrive without proof of a negative PCR test or vaccine.

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How To Protect Holidays on the “Green Watchlist”?

The UK government has added new destinations to its “green list”, giving British tourists more options for a summer getaway this year.

Category: International Travel

What Countries are Likely to Be ‘Green’ on Next Traffic Light Review?

The UK government is expected to announce whether any new countries will be added to the ‘green’ list tomorrow, as part of its review of the traffic light system.

Category: International Travel

UK Government Considers Scrapping Quarantine For “Amber” Countries

The UK government is considering plans to allow those who have received both Covid-19 vaccines to avoid self-isolation requirements when arriving in the UK from an “amber” list country.

Category: International Travel

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Parents advised children must have MMR injection before travelling to Europe

Following an outbreak of measles in Europe, parents are being advised by Public Health England to ensure children are up to date with their MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccination before travelling.