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General strikes in Greece

Empty departure hall of Athens' International airport. Photo by Getty images.

London, 9 May 2011

Transport likely to be affected on 11 May due to a 24 hour strike.

Global travel advice update


3 May 2011

Following the death of Osama Bin Laden the FCO urges British nationals overseas to remain vigilant and monitor the media carefully.

Travel advice following large explosion in Morocco

Foreign and Commonwealth office

London, 28 April 2011

Foreign Office advises British nationals to stay away from Jema el Fna Square in Marrakech.

Strikes in Greece

An abandoned train station in Athens during a 24 hour strike in January 2011. Photo by Getty images.

London, 28 April 2011

Ports and rail services in Greece will be affected by strikes on 1 May.

Change to travel advice for Thailand and Cambodia

FCO plaque in King Charles Street. Crown copyright.

London, 27 April 2011

Foreign Office now advises against all travel to the Ta Krabey and Ta Moan temple area.

British nationals advised to leave Syria

Demonstrations in Syria 25 March 2011. Photo by Getty Images.

London, 24 April 2011

The Foreign Office advises all British nationals to leave Syria while commercial airlines are still flying following the rapid deterioration in the security situation.

Change to travel advice for Japan

The Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant.  Photo by Getty images.

London, 21 April 2011

The Japanese Government has designated the 20km zone around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant a restricted area.

Travel advice - Schalke v Manchester United 26 April

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London, 21 April 2011

Manchester United play Schalke 04 on 26 April 2011

Avoid pre wedding hells - don't forget your travel insurance

A group of men at a nightclub

London, 21 April 2011

New research reveals that over one million Britons are planning to travel abroad for stag and hen parties this year, but they risk coming home out of pocket if things go wrong.

Change to travel advice for Egypt

FCO plaque in King Charles Street. Crown copyright.

London, 20 April 2011

We now advise against all but essential travel to the city of Qena.

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