Cyprus holidays: Cyprus to welcome back Britons from August but with strict provide corona | Travel News | Travel

Despite Cyprus being on the UK “safe-countries list” allowing for quarantine-free travel since July 10, Cyprus has not allowed anyone who has been in the UK in the previous 14-days entry. However, the country has since made the decision to downgrade the UK from a high-risk country to a lower-risk “category B” country. This means Britons and those who have been in the UK will now be allowed to visit, however, must meet the set-out entry requirements. Following the decision, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) updated its travel information…

UK staycation: Where should you go on holiday in Britain? Top 10 destinations revealed | Travel News | Travel

The 2020 Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Awards has crowned a Torquay B&B the best in the world for the second year in a row. The accommodation was given the title alongside Best Hotel in the World Viroth’s Hotel in Cambodia, and Best Fine-dining Restaurant in the World three-Michelin-star Auberge Du Vieux Puits in Southern France. It’s clear that Britain has a lot to offer, even if you don’t have to hop on a plane to go on holiday within the UK. Your trip to Spain might be off for now,…

Canary Islands holidays: Is Canary Islands classed as Spain? Can you still go on holiday? | Travel News | Travel

The Canaries – Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, La Palma, La Gomera, El Hierro and La Graciosa– attract 12 million visitors a year compared to its population of just over 2.1 million people. Can you go on holiday to the Canary Islands? Spain was on the initial travel corridor list, meaning the country was exempt from the blanket advice against all but essential International travel. This agreement allowed Brits to jet off to Spain, including the Canary Islands and Balaeric Islands, without needing to quarantine on return to the UK.…

Jet2 flights: Spain holidays suffer blow as quarantine returns – are flights cancelled? | Travel News | Travel

Spain holidays were landed a blow last night as it was announced British holidaymakers would have to quarantine on their return from today. Jet2 is one of many airlines which operates flights to and from Spain. So how have they been affected by the news? The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) issued the announcement last night. Its travel advice for Spain now states: “From July 26, the FCO advises against all non-essential travel to mainland Spain based on the current assessment of COVID-19 risks. “Only the Canary Islands (Tenerife, Fuerteventura,…

Passport renewal: Britons to get passports in five days after Home Office fast track news | Travel News | Travel

Britons are encouraged to apply for a new passport online and ensure they are “sending in the right documentation, have filled in the form accurately, and ensure their photo meets the correct specifications, as this will also speed up the process.” However, the Home Office is urging only those who really need a new passport to apply at the moment. “What HMPO is also asking is that if people do not need to renew right now, then they should wait until after Summer,” it explained. “This is always a busy…

TUI: Major policy update allows holidaymakers to change the date of their break for free | Travel News | Travel

TUI is a popular airline and travel company with Britons. The company is the largest leisure, travel and tourism firm in the world. And now, TUI has announced that a new booking policy that will ensure holidaymakers can change their bookings free of charge. The second booking amendment must be made at least 28 days before their departure. Richard Sofer, commercial director, TUI UK & Ireland said: “We are in extraordinary times with circumstances that are constantly evolving, and we know we need to be adaptable. “We’ve listened to our…

Portugal holidays: ‘Air bridge’ review could see popular holiday spot added to list | Travel News | Travel

Holidays to Portugal have been out of bounds to Britons this month. The government released a list of countries that Britons can travel to without facing England’s quarantine rules on their return. However, Portugal, despite being a British holiday favourite, was excluded from the list due to its high coronavirus case rate at the time. This would mean that travellers from England could visit certain regions of Portugal that are considered to have a lower risk of coronavirus. Travellers could then visit those regions and not face quarantine rules on…

Holidays: Ireland reveals destination ‘green list’ but UK is excluded | Travel News | Travel

Ireland’s Government has released its “green list” of destinations for safe travel, which included Italy and Greece. However, the UK has been excluded despite being Ireland’s neighbour. Visitors arriving from Malta, Finland, Norway, Italy, Hungary, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Cyprus, Slovakia, Greece, Greenland, Gibraltar, Monaco and San Marino will not be required to isolate for 14 days on arrival into Ireland. “The pandemic is not over and the public health advice remains the same. The safest thing to do is not to travel,” the Government statement said. The Government has been…

Flights: Beat easyJet and Ryanair hand luggage liquids rules by packing these toiletries | Travel News | Travel

If you don’t fancy going for solid toiletries there are other ways to beat the hand luggage liquids rules. American car rental agency company Alamo advises decanting some of your full-size items. “One hundred millilitres may be too much product for beauty items such as face wash, moisturiser and cleanser,” they explained. “All you might need is a pea-size amount.” Source link

Holidays: Flight prices to Australia soar to over £6,000 amid surge in coronavirus cases | Travel News | Travel

Holidays to some destinations are now open to Britons hoping for a break abroad. According to the Foreign Office (FCO), some of the countries Britons can now visit and not face quarantine rules on their return to England include Spain, France and Greece. Australia, which has had a relatively low coronavirus case rate is also exempt from “FCO advice against all non-essential international travel”. However, it might cost you a significant amount of money to get there. According to the FCO website, “entry to Australia is closed except for Australian…