Advanced search
Travel & living abroad

Travel news

Greece travel advice - industrial action affecting travel

A protestor in Athens shouts slogans. Photo by LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images.

29 November 2010

Strikes by public and private sector trade unions in Greece will affect transport in the run-up to the planned general strike on 15 December.

Don't let your ski trip go downhill!

A downhill skier. Photo by Getty Images.

25 November 2010

Thousands of skiers risk huge medical bills by not getting adequate travel insurance.

Travel advice for Denmark

The flag of Denmark

24 November 2010

The Foreign Office travel advice for Denmark has been updated.

General strike in Portugal

A man speaks in a megaphone during a protest in Lisbon, November 2010. Photo by PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP/Getty Images.

24 November 2010

A general strike in Portugal on 24 November will affect travel, including air travel. Contact your travel provider for the latest information on services.

Thailand travel advice - demonstrations in central Bangkok

PAD supporters wave banners. Photo by CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT/AFP/Getty Images.

22 November 2010

You should avoid planned demonstrations in central Bangkok this week

France travel advice - industrial action

Train station. Photo by Getty Images.

19 November 2010

A day of industrial action on 23 November is expected to cause disruption to travel.

Madagascar travel advice - flights suspended from Antananarivo airport

Political rally in Antananarivo, Madagascar, 17 November 2010. Photo by GREGOIRE POURTIER/AFP/Getty Images.

19 November 2010

Flights from Antananarivo International airport have been suspended due to an ongoing security operation in the area. The situation in Antanarivo is volatile and you should avoid demonstrations and political gatherings.

Travel advice - Braga v Arsenal

Abou Diaby and Theo Walcot celebrate a goal for Arsenal (Photo: Carl De Souza/AFP/Getty Images)

19 November 2010

Arsenal play Braga in a UEFA Champions League match on 23 November. Fans going to Portugal for the match should be aware of a possible 24 hour general strike on 24 November which may affect travel.

Guinea travel advice - state of emergency

Rioting in Conakry, Guinea, 15 November 2010. Photo by ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images.

18 November 2010

A nationwide state of emergency was announced in Guinea on 17 November.  

Ashes travel advice: Don't get caught out!

South Australian Redbacks v England at Adelaide Oval on November 11, 2010. Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images.

12 November 2010

If you’re joining the Barmy Army in Australia for the Ashes Tour, check our travel tips for cricket fans before you go.

Search the news archive

find an embassy
Facebook - British abroad

Latest travel updates

Loading RSS feed from External Source.