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"Avoid Travelling To Pakistan": UK's Advisory To Citizens - NDTV News
The United Kingdom's Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) on Thursday in an advisory to its citizens planning a trip to Pakistan has urged them to avoid ...

Canadians warned about UK travel due to ‘threat of terrorism’ - CityNews Vancouver
The government is warning Canadians travelling to the United Kingdom to exercise a 'high degree of caution' due to the threat of terrorism. ...

Brexit Is Happening Now (at Least on Some U.K. Passports) - The New York Times
LONDON — Some British citizens planning to travel abroad already have a tangible sign of what life will look like once the country is no longer a member of the ...

Canada updates U.K. travel advisory as Brexit protests intensify - CTV News
The federal government is warning Canadians in the U.K. to “exercise a high degree of caution” as Brexit protests intensify in London after a third “no deal” vote. ...

UK's Biggest Travel Company Starts Accepting Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Payments - CryptoGlobe
Corporate Traveller, the United Kingdom's biggest travel company, has recently started accepting bitcoin (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH) payments, in a move that ...

April snow causes travel chaos, school closures across England and Scotland - AccuWeather.com
Rare April snow coated roads across Scotland and northern England from Tuesday night into Wednesday, causing numerous travel disruptions. ...

Jets will travel fewest miles in NFL this season before a hellish 2020 road schedule - Hartford Courant
The Jets better enjoy their relatively stress-free travel days this season, because it's going to get mighty annoying in 2020. Gang Green will log a franchise-low ...

Britain's best ambles – just in time for National Walking Month - The Telegraph
My shoulders were bruised, my thighs screaming. I had sunburn, nettle stings, wind-wild hair, a sweat moustache and pungent armpits. But I had never been ...

Which historic city has been rated England's happiest place? - The Telegraph
Another day, another happiest city in Britain. This week's winner? According to the Royal Mail UK Happiness Index, the lovely city of Winchester. In the last six ...

Visa free travel after Brexit: Council and European Parliament reach agreement - EU News
The Council and the European Parliament have agreed that, following Brexit, UK citizens coming to the Schengen area for a short stay (90 days in any 180 days) ...

A UK Startup Will Pay You $66000 Per Year to Travel the World and Eat Vegan Food - VegNews
Delivery *service* Vibrant Vegan is hiring a “Director of Taste”—aka the dreamiest vegan job in the world. ...

Why England’s ‘floating Camelot’ should be your next city break - The Telegraph
The Ely Eel Festival...

Brexit: Britons WON’T need a visa to travel to the EU if there’s no deal new law rules - Express
Brexit will not affect Britons ability to freely travel in the European Union, a new law has ruled. British tourists will not need a visa to go on holiday to countries in ...

How well do you know the UK's National Parks? - The Telegraph
It's a big few years for Britain's National Parks. This April marks the 70th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Act that has since gone on to establish ...

The Tate Modern is now more popular than the British Museum – but which is better? - The Telegraph
Earlier today, the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions (ALVA) announced its members' visitor figures for 2018, with some surprising (and some not so ...

Saudi sisters seeking asylum in Republic of Georgia go public in plea for help - Crossroads Today
Two Saudi sisters who planned their escape for almost five years and are now seeking asylum in the Republic of Georgia have revealed their identities in a plea ...

The best pubs in the Cotswolds | Telegraph Travel - The Telegraph
Read our insider's guide to the best pubs in the Cotswolds, as recommended by Telegraph Travel. Find expert advice on the best countryside spots for tea, ...

BrewDog says its looking to open a 'hotel for beer geeks' in London - The Telegraph
Following on from its first hotel opening in Columbus, Ohio, BrewDog is looking to open another in London. ...

The curious reason behind why we stand on the right on escalators - The Telegraph
If you're a Londoner who likes to walk on escalators, it's likely that you will be frustrated weekly, if not daily, by a fellow passenger who just hasn't got the memo: ...

Tourists follow 'Game of Thrones' trail in Northern Ireland - Rappler
BELFAST, United Kingdom – Wielding a replica broadsword, Indian tourist Akshay Mannur duels with friends – re-enacting scenes from Game of Thrones on the ...

What the London Underground used to look like - Travel - The Telegraph
The London Underground was born in 1863, with the first *service* between Paddington and Farringdon using gas-lit wooden carriages hauled by steam ...

Prince Charles hints at Meghan's due date with royal travel plans are announced for early May - Daily Mail
Royal watchers are eagerly awaiting news of the arrival of Baby Sussex, and it appears that Prince Charles could inadvertently dropped a hint about Meghan's ...

Book it: Four glorious self-catering staycations in the UK, from a stunning seaside suites to countryside cottages - The Telegraph
Spring has well and truly sprung. So pack up the car, round up the family and choose from these gloriously British self-catering staycations ...

Fine Easter weather prompts millions to hit the road - The Weather Channel
About 10 million people are preparing to head off on an Easter holiday, new figures suggest. Good Friday will be the busiest travel day as many people make the ...

Brexit preparedness: EU completes preparations for possible “no-deal” scenario on 12 April - EU News
As it is increasingly likely that the United Kingdom will leave the European Union without a deal on 12 April, the European Commission has today completed its ...

Corporate Traveller Partners with BitPay to Accept Cryptocurrency Payments - Associated Press
Press release *content* from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation. ...

From gongoozling to gastropubs – the hidden secrets of Britain's waterways - The Telegraph
For ten years I've lived aboard my narrowboat, cruising the 2000 miles of waterways in Britain. ...

UK travel agents given local tour SEVEN travel agents from the United Kingdom recently enjoyed a - Trinidad News
SEVEN travel agents from the United Kingdom recently enjoyed a familiariaation trip to the island. Hosted by the Tobago Tourism Agency Ltd, the trip allowed ...

Britons Will Not Need a Visa to Switzerland After Brexit, Even for Lengthy Stays - SchengenVisaInfo.com
The Federal Council of Switzerland has decided to maintain its good relations with the United Kingdom, in terms of free movement, even after the latter's ...

World’s most powerful passports for 2019 REVEALED - but how did UK rank? - Express
Holidays to foreign countries will require a passport - that all-important identity document. But how strong is the British passport compared to others? And has ...

Alex grad lands job at Facebook: She is guest speaker at Tuesday's... - Alexandria Echo Press
A trip with her mom to New York is where everything changed for Joanna Bursch Hawthorne. It was there she decided where she wanted to go to school and that ...

Tailormade travel company Trailfinders to open new Sheffield branch - The Star
The UK's largest independently owned travel company is to open its first branch in Sheffield city centre. ...

Feds warn Canadians in London, U.K. to avoid potentially violent Brexit protests - Global News
The federal government has issued an advisory urging Canadians in London, U.K. to exercise caution amid rising tensions over Brexit. ...

May and Merkel meet as UK parliament passes Brexit delay law - Euronews English
The UK prime minister will also travel to Paris on Tuesday on a last-ditch mission to argue for another Brexit extension. ...

Brexit has already irreparably damaged research - Nature.com
The disastrous process of leaving the European Union is creating casualties of science and communities. ...

Buhari spends one year, 39 days abroad in three years, 10 months - The Punch
John Alechenu, Eniola Akinkuotu and Tobi Aworinde, Abuja With few weeks to the end of his first term in office, President Muhammadu Buhari has spe...

Which is the best 'proper' pub in London? - Telegraph.co.uk
There are 3,500 pubs in London (or thereabouts). Inns, taverns, freehouses, we've got the lot. But the question is, where will you find that rarest of things: a ...

Beirut Airport: Absolutely Awful - One Mile at a Time
I've heard a lot of bad things about Beirut Airport, and just departed from the airport for the first time. How bad was it? ...

Meghan Markle's royal baby's due date revealed? Prince Charles gives huge clue - HELLO!
Prince Charles could have hinted at the date Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal baby is due. Fans are speculating it will arrive this Easter weekend. ...

Traveling to the UK is about to get easier (for some) - CNN
The United Kingdom plans to fast-track passport holders through the entry process if they are from the United States, Japan and three other countries. ...

Travelers bound for Britain face new Brexit uncertainty - The Washington Post
Teri-Lee Lawler-Baack is a little nervous after the British Parliament's recent vote on Brexit, which set the stage for a potentially chaotic “no deal” departure from ...

Saudi sisters seeking asylum in Georgia go public in plea for help - CNN
Two Saudi sisters who planned their escape for almost five years and are now seeking asylum in the country of Georgia have revealed their identities in a plea ...

Want To Travel To The United Kingdom With Ron Stutts? - Chapelboro.com
Want to travel to the United Kingdom this year? Ron Stutts is heading overseas in November and needs some traveling companions! ...

United Kingdom Travel Insurance Distribution & Marketing Report 2018-2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "UK Travel Insurance: Distribution & Marketing 2018" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ...

U.K. Airport Remains Closed After Drones Disrupt Travel - The Wall Street Journal
Authorities took the dramatic step of grounding flights all day at one of Europe's busiest airports, upending plans for more than 100000 passengers, after what ...

US State Department Issues Travel Advisory for the United Kingdom - PrecisionVaccinations
The US State Department issued a Level 2 Travel Advisory, Exercise Increase Precautions, for Americans visiting the United Kingdom. This Travel Advisory was ...

How will a no-deal Brexit hit travel in and out of the UK and Europe? - CNN
Is it smart to be booking a summer vacation in the UK or Europe with Brexit expected to cause chaos? Here's how a no-deal Brexit might affect air travel, ...

50 amazing UK adventures for 2019 - Telegraph.co.uk
Thanks to a raft of exciting new activities across the UK, you don't have to go far to have fun in 2019. Get active. 1. Run through the trees, Countrywide. ...

EU Ambassadors Agree to Grant UK Nationals With Visa-Free Travel to Schengen Area - SchengenVisaInfo.com
The Council of the European Union has given the green light to a bill proposing visa-free access for UK nationals to the Schengen Area, upon Brexit. After the ...

Woman ‘refused’ abortion will travel to United Kingdom - The Irish Times
'This is not what the people of Ireland voted for. This is not what I voted for' ...

Wealthy family willing to pay $100k for photographer to travel world - KGO-TV
Calling all photographers. Pack your passport and camera and get ready for an adventure. A family in the United Kingdom is looking for someone to travel the ...

10 idyllic car-free British islands - The Telegraph
Looking to get off-grid in Britain? These are 10 of the best car-free islands for a stress-free break from modern life. 1. Happy hideaway on Rona. Castaway life is ...

Royal Caribbean wants to pay someone to travel the world and post about it to social media - Sun Sentinel
Royal Caribbean has a job opening for a "shore explorer'' someone willing to travel around the world and document their experiences on social media for the ...

10 of the best UK breaks for February half term - The Telegraph
Looking for half-term inspiration that avoids the airport? These are some of the best family breaks that you can take in the UK this February. ...

Britain's best cities for eating out | Telegraph Travel - The Telegraph
Read our insider's guide to the best cities for foodies in Britain, as recommended by Telegraph Travel. Find expert reviews, different cuisines, great photos and ...

Brexit: EU agrees visa-free travel for UK citizens even after no-deal exit - The Independent
The EU has agreed to give British citizens visa-free travel to member states, even if there is a no-deal Brexit. ...

Tourist numbers to the UK down while global figures continue to rise - The Guardian
A decrease in visitors coming to Britain and a fall in spending are in stark contrast to a worldwide increase in international arrivals, according to UN data. ...

Brexit and travel: Everything you need to know with 100 days to go - The Independent
assesses everything that we know, what we think we know ...

25 of the best places to visit in the UK - CNN
From vibrant cities to the scenic outdoors, the United Kingdom is a diverse destination for travelers. Here are 25 of the best places to visit in the UK from ...

Beautiful British pilgrimages you should tackle in your lifetime - The Telegraph
A recent study has shown that ancient Britons journeyed the length of our isles to feast and be merry at the late Neolithic site of Durrington Walls near ...

United Kingdom Releases 2018 Budget, Outlining Changes for Air Travel Industry - AirlineGeeks.com
Earlier today, the United Kingdom's Chancellor, Philip Hammond, revealed the annual budget, set by Her Majesty's Treasury to outline the expenditure of the. ...

3 Ways a Hard Brexit 2019 Could Hit Travelers - SmarterTravel.com
Great Britain is due to leave the European Union in March. So far, the opposing political sides have not reached agreement on the specific terms—and time is ...

These are Britain's three greatest road trips - The Telegraph
The windscreen is wall-to-wall blue, my bonnet pointing up so vertically it feels like the car could tip backwards at any moment and send me tumbling. I push my ...

Revealed: the UK's most popular hikes in 2018 - according to OS - The Telegraph
The Lake District was the most popular destination in Britain for hikers during the heatwave of last summer, according to new analysis by Ordnance Survey. ...

How a no-deal Brexit could affect UK travellers - The Guardian
Flights, passports, car rental, visas, currency … the European commission has released its no-deal contingency plan, including measures to keep skies open. ...

Dark, subterranean and secret: 10 UK tunnels you must explore - The Telegraph
Why are tunnels so much more exciting than corridors? They fulfil similar functions, moving people from one place to another. But while a corridor belongs to the ...

In pictures: the UK's most remote postal route - The Telegraph
You might imagine the most challenging aspect postal workers face during their morning round is a furious dog, but for Royal Mail postwoman Michelle ...

A cliffhanger in backstop country: Discovering the Irish coastal walk that rivals Giant's Causeway - The Telegraph
Proximity to a cliff edge, as our beleaguered prime minister knows only too well, does concentrate the mind. ...

The U.K. May Soon Make It Illegal to Drink at Airports Before 10 A.M. - Travel+Leisure
After numerous complaints about drunk passengers from budget airlines like Ryanair and easyJet, the British government announced last week that it would ...

8 surprising differences between traveling in the US and the UK - INSIDER
Reuters/Suzanne Plunkett Traveling in the US and "travelling" in the UK are two vastly different ventures, and in more ways than just driving on opposite sides of ...

Best of British: 10 destinations you must discover in 2019 - The Telegraph
It's not just far flung destinations that deserve our attention in 2019. There's plenty to see and celebrate on our doorstep too. Telegraph Travel's experts reveal ...

UK issues travel warning for Mindanao, southern Cebu over terrorism - ABS-CBN News
(UPDATE) The United Kingdom on Monday warned its citizens against traveling to Mindanao because of terrorist activity and clashes between state troops and ...

What the Latest Brexit Agreement Means for Travel and Tourism - Skift
The United Kingdom and European Union have finally agreed on a Brexit deal — but the drama isn't over yet. The UK parliament still needs to give its approval ...

The Lakeland town where even the service stations are scenic - The Telegraph
Penrith has for a long time been a stepping stone of a town, the one you might take the train to if you're spending a few days in the Lake District. ...

The quiet Welsh village sat atop a forgotten medieval city - The Telegraph
At first glance, Trellech might seem like just another one-pub village straddling the Welsh border. Dig a little deeper, however, and you'll realise that this parish in ...

No-deal Brexit: what are the implications for British travellers? - The Independent
After the government's unprecedented defeat over the EU withdrawal agreement, this is what we know from official sources about life for British travellers to the ...

The macabre incident that gave Whitley its Bay - The Telegraph
Before I get into telling you about Whitley Bay and what there is to do there, I need to make something clear. Whitley Bay, the seaside town on the Tyne and ...

30 of the best spas in the UK | Travel - The Guardian
With lovely locations, top-notch treatments and pampering at affordable prices, our selection scrubs up nicely. ...

20 of Britain's most romantic destinations - The Telegraph
Mankind needs beauty in the same way it needs romantic love. ...

What the Changes to China's Travel Advisory Really Mean - Condé Nast Traveler
On Thursday, the U.S. State Department updated its travel advisory to China, urging Americans to “exercise increased caution in China due to arbitrary ...

Breweries, bees and Bermondsey: Is this London's best hotel for beer lovers? - The Telegraph
An interesting beer tasting experience led by Hiver, an independent brewery with a taproom on Bermondsey Beer Mile, and South Point Suites, an aparthotel ...

There's so much more to underrated Cheltenham than a day at the races - The Telegraph
And they're off - or very nearly so. Tens of thousands of people are preparing to descend on Cheltenham for one of the biggest fixtures in British horse racing. ...

EU Commission Confirms: Britons Will Need to Apply for ETIAS for Traveling to EU after Brexit - SchengenVisaInfo.com
Britons will fall under the EU's list of third countries, after Brexit finally takes place. Less than four months away from the date this happens, the European ...

Why Croydon is London's most underrated borough - The Telegraph
Ikea, trams and face lifts. These are possibly the three most common things associated with Croydon. The town has always had a rather drab reputation, but after ...

British travellers will need to pay €7 to visit Europe post-Brexit, EU reveals - The Independent
British travellers will have to pay €7 to visit the EU after Brexit, the European Commission has confirmed. From 2021, UK citizens will have to pay the fee every ...

Phila. officials head to Ireland, U.K. to boost business, tourism ties - Philadelphia Business Journal
City officials will embark on a business trip to Ireland and the United Kingdom, which have strong ties with Philadelphia from economic development and tourism ...

How UK scientists are preparing for a chaotic no-deal Brexit - Nature.com
Lab gloves, fly food and charter planes — UK research institutes are preparing for a possible snap departure from the European Union in just 10 weeks. ...

Time travel PROOF? 'Time traveller from 2030’ reveals SHOCK Brexit future of the UK - Express.co.uk
The anonymous man who claims to be a time traveller from the near future has warned the UK of the inconsequential effects of Brexit. In a shock confession tape ...

UK Tourism Has a Europe Problem: Decline in Visitors From the Continent - Skift
The UK was one of the few poor-performing destinations the United Nations World Tourism Organization chose to single out in what was another bumper year ...

Wild ruins: How to explore the wonders of prehistoric Britain - The Telegraph
If you're a little unsure of what exactly qualifies as prehistory, you are not alone. In Britain, this period of time spans from when the first inhabitants of our fair isles ...

Mapped: The UK countryside furthest from any road - The Telegraph
You want to get away from it all. But how? One way to maximise the chance you will never see another human on your travels is to be as far away from roads as ...

10 fascinating journeys into British history - The Telegraph
From stone circles to Viking invasions and wars that changed the world, Britain's history is rich, diverse and at times, more than a little gory. ...

Opening Of UK ePassport Gates Is Great News For US Travelers - Forbes
Yesterday's news that United Kingdom ePassport gates will open to travelers from outside Europe for the first time will be welcomed by regular visitors to the ...

Travel and Brexit: French Interior Ministry advice - The Connexion
The French Interior Ministry has created new information pages for Britons in France after Brexit; we have translated key sections of them. Are French citizens ...

Will I be able to fly (and other post-Brexit air travel questions)? - POLITICO.eu
The worst-case Brexit scenario for aviation of widespread grounding of flights has been avoided thanks to contingency plans in both London and Brussels. ...

Ireland’s Tourism Success Is Under Threat by Brexit: A Skift Deep Dive - Skift
The only indication that you're crossing over a border is a slight change in the color of the road surface and a different road sign. Nothing else. The The only ...

Visa-free EU travel for UK citizens in post-Brexit no-deal scenario - International Airport Review
The European Commission has proposed visa-free travel to the EU for UK nationals in a no-deal Brexit scenario in March 2019. ...

Brexit vote: Travel industry warns of higher fares and delays if UK leaves EU with no deal - The Independent
The travel industry has reacted with dismay to the political turmoil over Brexit. Within minutes of the Commons vote on Theresa May's deal, the International Air ...

Chocolate dumplings and tea cocktails: China Tang’s afternoon tea is dim sum like you’ve never tasted before - The Telegraph
We review the newest afternoon tea offering at the Dorchester Hotel, London: a satisfying dim sum feast at China Tang, which includes your classic shrimp and ...

Canadians Will Need to Apply for a Travel Authorization to Visit Europe from 2021 - SchengenVisaInfo.com
Starting from January 2021 and on, Canadians will need to complete some extra procedures in order to visit Europe for tourism and business purposes. ...

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