How to Prepare and Protect Your Post-Lockdown Holiday

From July 10th British tourists can travel to any of the countries listed as ‘safe’ by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) without having to quarantine upon their return to the UK. Here are some top tips on how to prepare for your first holiday abroad since lockdown and advice on how to protect your trip.

Announcement Of Overseas Travel – What Does This Mean For You?

Here we explain which countries British tourists can travel to without needing to isolate upon their return, which restrictions may still be in place, which countries aren’t included in the government’s list, and why travel insurance is still an essential part of any holiday.

Which Airlines Are Flying?

As the UK begins to ease lockdown and airlines start to resume their flights, the next big question is, ‘when will we be able to travel abroad again?’.

Why won’t my travel insurer pay out until I’ve tried to get a refund from other providers?

Many people who have been unable to go on holiday because of the coronavirus outbreak have submitted a cancellation claim to their travel insurer, only to be told that they must try and first get their money back from other providers.

I’m Stuck Abroad – What Should I Do?

On March 30th the UK government announced it had struck a deal with several major airlines to help British tourists stuck abroad to return to the UK.

COVID-19: Will I be covered if my flight has been cancelled?

According to the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), you can claim compensation for any unused parts of your booking i.e. return flights and a flight…

British Holidaymakers Stranded on Coronavirus Cruise Ships

The COVID-19 crisis has caused devastation for many people, but those stuck on board the MS Zaandam are becoming understandably concerned…

Coronavirus: EU to close borders as travel bans are put in place

COVID-19 has been the cause of mass uncertainty, and tensions have risen, as several countries plan to close their borders.

Coronavirus concerns? Here’s what you need to know!

Over the last couple of weeks, consumers have understandably become more concerned about their travel arrangements due to the outbreak of the coronavirus.

British Airways Cancels Flights to Italy Amid Coronavirus Crisis

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases has risen to 7,375 in Italy since Sunday 8th March 2020, and the death toll currently stands at 366.

Tennessee Tornadoes death toll at 25 and 44,000 without electricity

On Tuesday 3rd March 2020, two tornadoes caused significant damage to hundreds of buildings and an airport in central Tennessee.

Luxembourg: The First European Country with Free Public Transport

The government has abolished fares in an attempt to ‘ease traffic congestion’ as commuters will no longer need a ticket for busses, trams or trains.

Travel Insurance and Coronavirus: The Ultimate Guide

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in over 15,133,026 confirmed cases worldwide, affected 215 countries and caused over 620,467 deaths. The virus has caused much devastation across the globe and has affected many people around the world.

200 Tui passengers faced a 5-day flight delay

A sandstorm in Gran Canaria caused several flight delays and cancellations on Saturday 22nd February 2020, leaving passengers stranded at airports.

Coronavirus in Italy causes concerns for holidaymakers

Passengers are experiencing frustration after being told their flights to Italy will not be refunded after more than 300 cases of coronavirus …

British nationals will no longer need a visa for travel to Turkey

As of Monday 2nd March 2020, British tourists will no longer need a visa to travel to Turkey. The decision was made to increase tourism…

Thousands of holidaymakers stranded following Canary Island sandstorms

Heavy sandstorms have hit the Canary Islands, causing severe travel disruption for thousands of British holidaymakers. 17 flights due to land…

Coronavirus: Travel restrictions for UK holidaymakers

The Department of Health has implemented new measures in the UK giving police officers authority to handcuff and force people into quarantine…