Posts Tagged ‘ spain ’

No to Britons

Jun 29th, 2021 | By

It is making it difficult for holidaymakers to have any confidence in knowing where to travel



As Europe opens up, the UK mulls the future

Jun 9th, 2021 | By
a beach in the Canary islands

Nervousness is reflected in government thinking about what will it should do when it makes its announcement on 14th of June.



Today’s a big day

May 24th, 2021 | By

The head of WHO in Europe, Dr Hans Kluge, said that we should rethink or avoid international travel.



Come and visit

May 19th, 2021 | By

EU ambassadors meeting today recommended that vaccinated travellers from third countries should be able to enter the EU with fewer hassles



How overseas travel might re-open

May 6th, 2021 | By

The good news for those wanting to travel to Malta as soon as possible is that you will only need to show your vaccination card



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



Whale watching off Tenerife

Apr 11th, 2021 | By
grey whale in between two tourist boats

The area has also been awarded Responsible Watching certification, a distinction granted by the World Cetacean Alliance



Endangered European heritage sites

Apr 9th, 2021 | By

For the last seven years, independent experts advise Europa Nostra about endangered heritage sites in Europe. Seven more were added yesterday.



Having a happy Easter

Apr 1st, 2021 | By

A happy Easter will be one where we folow the rules otherwise lockdowns might last even longer.



When to holiday in the EU

Mar 3rd, 2021 | By

Readers know that –subject to life following the British government’s timetable – we can fly again as from May 17th. But should we travel that early?



Summer holiday destinations

Feb 28th, 2021 | By

I have been a little surprised at the destinations that seem to be topping the lists of travel agency and tour operator bookings.



Vaccination timescales

Feb 21st, 2021 | By

As the Sunday People put it in its headline today, “Free by Summer.”



Over 50’s lead the holiday charge

Jan 15th, 2021 | By

Vaccinations seem to be stimulating confidence about travelling again.



Dreaming of travel

Dec 23rd, 2020 | By

If travel restrictions are removed for Easter it might be hard not to bump into an escaping Brit wherever you go in the world!



Taking a break in Spain over Christmas?

Dec 17th, 2020 | By

Spain has placed the UK on its list of risk countries meaning that all travellers from the UK have to provide a negative test on arrival.



A Spanish Christmas break?

Nov 13th, 2020 | By

It looks like travellers can’t win at the moment.



Weekly holiday review – 2nd October 2020

Oct 2nd, 2020 | By

Poland and Turkey are now off-limits. But Scottish residents won’t have to quarantine on return from the Azores and Madeira



Weekly holiday review 21st August 2020

Aug 21st, 2020 | By

The good is that UK tourists will no longer need to quarantine after holidaying in Portugal.



Weekly holiday review 14th August 2020

Aug 14th, 2020 | By

The big news of the week, as if I need to tell you, is that as of 4am tomorrow, you will need to go into a 14-day quarantine on returning from France, Malta and the Netherlands and the Turks & Caicos Islands.



Close a country or a region?

Aug 5th, 2020 | By

Both Spain and Portugal have expressed annoyance due to British advice against visiting both countries.



Spain – the implications for travel

Jul 29th, 2020 | By

Over the last month the biggest question considered by those in overseas travel is how to restore confidence in the eyes of you and I – the traveller and holidaymaker.



Spanish travel rules change again

Jul 28th, 2020 | By
Lanzarote

Now all travellers from Spain must self-quarantine, the Canaries and Balearics included.



Avoid mainland Spain?

Jul 26th, 2020 | By

Whether you travel to mainland Spain or any of its islands you will have to self-isolate for fourteen days upon your return.



You can go to Spain again

Jul 25th, 2020 | By
Time for a trip to Tenerife?

Scots can travel to the Canaries and enjoy Gran Canaria, Tenerife, Lanzarote and La Gomera again.



No Spanish holiday for Scots?

Jul 9th, 2020 | By

What’s the betting that, in a few days’ time, the Scottish government will say Scots can fly to Spain again.



Spain jumps the gun?

Jun 21st, 2020 | By

Spain has announced that it would let British residents enter the country without having quarantine restrictions. And it starts as from today.



Tit-for-tat quarantines

May 26th, 2020 | By
Shipwrech beach in Zakynthos

After the UK announced that they would impose a 14-day quarantine period on people entering the countries, France and Greece have announced similar restrictions.



Spain re-opens in July

May 25th, 2020 | By
a beach in the Canary islands

The Spanish prim minister urged destinations, attractions, museums, galleries, restaurants and bars to get ready and told Spaniards to start planning their holidays.