Posts Tagged ‘ travel advisories ’

The FCDO adds 51 countries for travel

Oct 9th, 2021 | By

Yesterday, the FCDO gave another boost to overseas travel by dropping its objections to us visiting 51 countries.

For 32, British visits just got easier

Oct 7th, 2021 | By

Late yesterday, the FCDO issued travel advisories for thirty-two destinations saying that we could visit them again.

Most of us just don’t know

Oct 30th, 2020 | By
Aphrodite Rock in Cyprus

As AllClear point out, “consumers need simpler, clearer guidance” and that has not been the case for much of the time.

Don’t travel abroad

Mar 17th, 2020 | By

What this means is that if you do travel, your insurance policy will almost certainly be invalid and you will not be able to claim on it.

Visiting Australia

Jan 9th, 2020 | By

But Australia is a huge country. Much is still open and waiting for your visit.

A tourism downturn

Nov 24th, 2015 | By
Grand Place

A week ago, events in Paris altered tourism forecasts for this year and probably next. Bookings at travel agents have declined, there are fewer tourists in Paris and the same applies to Brussels.

Is holiday risk underestimated?

Aug 23rd, 2015 | By

Last week HolidayTravelWatch, a website that acts as a conduit for holiday complaints, announced that there was “a general failure by the travel industry to offer a clear picture… to provide full information about a given destination.”

Tourism and terrorism

May 16th, 2014 | By

A fortnight ago, the editor of The Star – one of Kenya’s most influential newspapers – wrote “The painful fact is that until Kenya stops featuring in global media headlines for the wrong reasons, no amount of money spent on marketing will help reverse the decline in our tourism sector.”