Posts Tagged ‘ UK ’

Ready to fly again

Sep 15th, 2021 | By

Britons make up one of the most confident peoples who are willing to fly again.



Did 300,000 break the rules?

Sep 13th, 2021 | By

What we should be happy about is that most people did followed them.



The importance of double vaccination

Jul 27th, 2021 | By

It is as important to understand the rules of the country to which you are travelling as it us to abide by the rules of your home nation.



Guernsey makes travel easier

Jul 7th, 2021 | By
Guernsey

July 1st was the day that Guernsey allowed Britons who had received two jabs to to travel to the island without having to self-isolate or undergo testing of any sort.



Coincidence?

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Trabant bearing the words I love Berlin

Why this change of heart by the German authorities?



Switzerland opens to Britons

Jun 26th, 2021 | By
The Swiss Alps in summer

As the UK is the second most important European source market for Switzerland, this step was welcomed by the Swiss tourism industry.



European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards

Jun 17th, 2021 | By

The first award went to Archaeology at Home and the second to Morus Londinium: London’s Heritage through Trees.



This is what honeymoons look like in 2021

Jun 11th, 2021 | By
Credit: Ksenia Zizina

Kaye Holland meets the couples making memories in the midst of a global pandemic



Holiday bookings rise

May 2nd, 2021 | By
Gwithian Beach in Cornwall

Travel Counsellors conclude that consumers remain confident that summer holidays both overseas and at home are on the cards



No contact with the UK

Apr 30th, 2021 | By

Are politicians behaving like spoilt children in not wanting to talk? Are they waiting for each other to blink first?



Jabs and governments are causing travel confusion

Apr 25th, 2021 | By
cartoon of a traveller

This is all the travel industry needs – more uncertainty and confusion about possible restrictions for holidaymakers and travellers.



Testing for green list countries

Apr 22nd, 2021 | By

Research commissioned by easyJet suggest 61% of Brits want travel to and from ‘green list’ countries free of travel restrictions this summer.



Villa Guardamangia

Apr 16th, 2021 | By

the Villa Guardamangia served as home to the Queen and Prince Philip from 1949-1951.



Holiday traffic lights

Apr 6th, 2021 | By

In effect you should only travel to “green” countries unless you can afford to miss work for ten days by being quarantined.



Overseas summer holidays? It’s a toss-up

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By

Only a few weeks ago I was optimistic that we would have an overseas summer holiday later this year. Now I am not so sure.



The importance of being British

Mar 21st, 2021 | By
family running on beach

Even the bureaucrats in Brussels are realising how important British tourists are so this could be good news for us as visitors.



EU travel certificates

Mar 18th, 2021 | By

In case the EU doesn’t deliver the certification process in time, Greece plans to set up a bilateral arrangement.



Turkey welcomes all Britons

Mar 16th, 2021 | By

The reason for this decision is because of the high vaccination rate in the UK and the fact that Turkey is also speeding up the vaccination rate of its residents.



Declaration to Travel

Mar 7th, 2021 | By
an airport queue at Gatwick

But why didn’t the devolved governments dovetail their agreement? Unless they weren’t told of this move or don’t agree.



Cyprus: vaccinated Britons welcome from 1st of May

Mar 6th, 2021 | By

What will need to be agreed between the Cypriot and the British governments is what evidence needs to be produced to show that we have had the vaccinations.



There should be summer holidays

Feb 22nd, 2021 | By

The fourth step which is scheduled to commence around the 21st June is a lifting of international travel restrictions.



An Anglo-Greek travel corridor?

Feb 21st, 2021 | By

It has been confirmed that the Greek and UK governments have been talking about a travel bubble or corridor between the two nations.



Enforced hotel quarantine

Jan 27th, 2021 | By

The Home Secretary, Priti Patel, said today is that people returning from 22 countries will go into hotels and pay themselves for their quarantine.



Planning on an Irish trip? Get a PCR test first.

Jan 6th, 2021 | By

Until vaccination uptake is widespread in countries it looks as though PCR testing is going to be the litmus test of whether you can travel or not.



Christmas breaks disappear

Dec 19th, 2020 | By

The announcements tonight by three of the four UK governments have ended hopes for many people of a Christmas break.



Forget autumn breaks

Oct 20th, 2020 | By

With the resurgence of COVID-19 cases, half-term and autumn breaks seem off the agenda.



No October half-term holidays?

Sep 23rd, 2020 | By

Tthe four announcements that were made yesterday might also affect domestic tourism.



Weekly holiday review: 18th September 2020

Sep 18th, 2020 | By

Seven countries have been added to the list to which Irish reidents can visit. The UK has added teo but taken another two off.