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UK’s New Test To Release Program: Step by Step Guide

The UK government has officially launched the ‘Test to Release’ program for arrivals into England as of December 15, 2020. The Test To Release program allows arrivals into England to perform a PCR test in order to shorten quarantine times from the standard 10 days, down to as short as 5 days. However, participating in …

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UK Shortens Quarantine To 10 Days For All Travellers

The mandatory 14-day quarantine for all passengers arriving into the UK from non-corridor countries will be shortened down to 10 days, starting on December 14, 2020. Since the start of the pandemic the UK has required all travelers, both citizens and tourists, arriving from high-risk areas to self-isolate for 14 days upon arrival, which has …

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Brits Could Face New Travel Restrictions To Europe In January

In a blow to winter holiday hopes, the EU Commission has indicated that UK travelers could face restrictions on non-essential trips to European countries from January 1. When the UK leaves the Brexit transition period at the end of the year, it will join a list of third countries from which visitors to the EU …

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New Travel Restrictions In Europe For Christmas

With Christmas just around the corner, people across Europe are attempting to make plans to visit friends and family while navigating COVID-19 travel restrictions, lockdowns and curfews. Rules for gatherings over Christmas vary considerably from country to country, with some governments yet to decide exactly what kinds of travel and celebrations will be allowed. Here …

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UK Travel Advisory: Police Deployed To Enforce New Movement Restrictions

Last week, England ended its second national lockdown before moving towards a tiered system based on the impact of Covid-19 in specific regions. However, the debates surrounding the already-controversial system of coronavirus control have been reignited following the news that police forces are patrolling county borders to stop citizens moving from one tier to another. …

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EasyJet Announcements Good And Bad News For Travelers

EasyJet has made two back-to-back announcements this week – offering both good and bad news for travelers. The airline first revealed on November 30 that it was partnering with two COVID-19 testing firms to offer its customers a reduced rate on pre-flight tests, making it easier for passengers to obtain tests which are now necessary …

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UK’s New 3 Tier Lockdown System: What Travelers Need To Know

On December 2nd, England’s second national lockdown is due to end. However, it is to be followed once more by the controversial tiered system, which will see some regions with less restrictions and more freedoms than others. Here’s a closer look at that system, and the potential impact it may have on travel to and …

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Top 15 Mistakes Tourists Make When Visiting London

Nobody wants to look like a noob tourist in London. I have legit anxiety about being labelled as that ‘Lost Canadian’, with my messy unfolded map, overflowing fanny pack, and sighs of desperation.
In London, there are cultural differences, unsaid rules, and etiquette faux pas I will give you the heads up on. These tips will help you see London like a local and avoid the top tourist mistakes.

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12 Best Things To Do in Edinburgh – 3 Day Itinerary

Edinburgh is a truly magical place to visit. If you haven’t been before, trust me when I say you must move it up the rungs on your bucket list. I suggestion extending your stay to really drink in everything about this city. However, if you only have 3 days to explore this amazing destination, I’ve got you covered!

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