Posts Tagged ‘ visas ’

Will there be visas?

Feb 11th, 2020 | By

Since visitor numbers are so important to many EU economies, making things too difficult for travellers might make those travellers consider visits elsewhere.

A right Russian rigmarole

Oct 2nd, 2018 | By

Russian visa applications are notoriously complex but the pay off is worth it, writes Kaye Holland

A-Z of travelling

Aug 13th, 2016 | By

Travel like a pro with our A-Z guide of travel advice

Visas for Egypt

Mar 22nd, 2015 | By

Some might accuse Egypt of shooting itself in the foot as it struggles to attract more tourists to the Nile.

The Chinese visa farce continues

Mar 26th, 2014 | By

Sadly the UK visa system is STILL failing the Chinese

Visa victory

Feb 19th, 2013 | By

Hurray! David Cameron has declared he will make things easier for Indian businessmen and women, along with Indian students, to visit the UK by offering a same day visa service

London will lose out if Chinese tourists continue to be turned away

Nov 9th, 2012 | By

Finally. The government has told tourism chiefs that the UK needs to make it easier for wealthy Chinese tourists to come to the capital and spend their kuai (slang for RMB or yuan)

Egyptian cabinet announces unprecedented visa changes

Jun 4th, 2012 | By

The Egyptian Prime Minister Kamal Ganzouri, Ministers of Tourism, International Corporation, Foreign Affairs and Interior have announced for the first time ever, changes to obtaining tourist visas on arrival to all Egyptian Ports for a variety of tourist nationalities

Britain needs to say “ni hao” to the Chinese

May 29th, 2012 | By

Word has reached CD-Traveller towers that China’s capital is considering allowing foreign tourists a 72-hour window to explore Beijing without a visa

Is Britain open for business?

May 17th, 2012 | By

Earlier this week the UK’s Immigration Minister, Damian Green, appeared before the British parliament’s Home Affairs Committee to answer questions about queues at passport control in Heathrow Airport