UK travellers to EU will face higher costs and more red tape after Brexit transition

British travellers face the worst possible outcome once the Brexit transition period ends, the government has confirmed. Promises that the European Health Insurance Card (Ehic) scheme would continue have been dashed, meaning travellers to the EU will face sharply increased travel insurance premiums. UK visitors to the European Union are

Pound to euro exchange rate ‘flat’ as it hits ‘summer slump’ early – should you buy euros?

The pound to euro exchange rate traded flat at the end of the last trading week. Meanwhile, this week marks the full first week where holidays are finally back on the cards. Britons can now visit a whole host of countries across the world without having to quarantine on their

Google Maps Street View: Very creepy scene snapped in Norway as ghostly sight spotted

Google Maps Street View is a haven for the curious looking to discover curiosities across the world. The tool throws up all sorts of bizarre sights snapped here, there and everywhere. Occasionally, the photos taken by the Street View car are entertaining or embarrassing, but sometimes they’re downright disturbing. READ

How to sleep on a plane: Top tips for sleeping on a flight as foreign holidays resume

Sleep on a plane is something many passengers struggle with. Despite there being several hours of me-time available, it’s not always simple to drift off. So what’s the best way to master sleeping on flights? This is the travel advice to follow. READ MORE Flights: Cabin crew reveal why you

Portugal holidays: Britons are ‘100% welcome’ despite being exempt from travel list

Portugal is an especially popular holiday destination with Britons who visit holiday hotspots such as the Algarve and Lisbon regularly. But this year the sunny holiday spot has been off limits due to coronavirus. On July 4, the government unveiled its “air bridge” plans. READ MORE Portugal holidays: Portugal entry requirements

Covid upends passport power rankings, New Zealand an outlier

The New Zealand passport has held on to its status in the world power rankings, as other countries feel the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic. Covid 19 has punished countries’ poor handling of the crisis in the soft power rankings – as the latest Henley and Partners Passport Index rankings

Holidays 2020: Maldives, Cuba and Cape Verde could be on next ‘air bridge’ list

Holidays to the Maldives and other top travel destinations could be back on the cards. New travel advice updates by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office suggest a new slew of countries could be added to the ‘air bridge’ list. The UK government unveiled its ‘travel corridor’ list on July