Travel News

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Added: 22/01/2021

New Global Health Insurance Card to replace EHIC

A new Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC) has been launched which will replace the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) for UK residents.

Added: 13/01/2021

Duty free changes:  Increased allowances & duty free from EU

On 1st January 2021 the rules for duty-free shopping in the UK changed, allowing us to bring in more alcohol and tobacco without having to pay tax.

Added: 04/01/2021

Brexit: Changes to EU travel from 1st January 2021

From 1 January 2021 some of the rules for British nationals travelling to the EU, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein will change. We summarise the changes.

Added: 29/12/2020

Test to Release will cut quarantine time

The government’s ‘test to release’ scheme aims to cut the amount of time you need to spend self-isolating on your return to the UK to less than a week.

Added: 03/12/2020

Am I allowed to go on holiday, and where can I go this winter?

Are you allowed to go on holiday? And if you are, where can you go? We explain the rules on international travel this winter and help you find out where you can go on holiday.

Added: 03/12/2020

Covid-19 tests for travel: All you need to know

Covid-19 tests for travel are becoming commonplace, both pre-travel and on return to the UK, but how and where do you get one, and what type should you have? Plus get 10% off a private test.

Added: 12/11/2020

How to protect your holiday in uncertain times

If you are booking a holiday it’s important to protect your investment, because as we all know, things can change unexpectedly.   Here’s our run down on the protection that is available for your holiday.

Added: 30/10/2020