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You love to travel. We love to travel. That trusty tattered copy of The Rough Guide to South America on a Budget you took on the road way back when. Your wat…

24 Apr 2020Rachel Lawrence
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Corona Travel Updates

Corona Travel Updates

28.05 – Switzerland and Bulgaria release reopening plans The Portuguese island of Madeira is set to restart its tourist industry on 1 July. South Kore…

28 May 2020Helen Fanthorpe
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A very British summer: UK travel after coronavirus

A very British summer: UK travel after coronavirus

With countries around the world making their first steps towards lifting lockdowns and easing restrictions, tourist boards, hotels, restaurants and attractions …

28 May 2020Helen Fanthorpe
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