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Dubai Holidays: Travel Rules Vaccinated And Unvaccinated Brits Must Follow For UAE Travel

Dubai Holidays: Travel Rules Vaccinated And Unvaccinated Brits Must Follow For UAE Travel Travel: Simon Calder discusses taking PCR tests Dubai is one of the United Arab Emirate’s (UAE) most popular holiday destinations, attracting approximately 1.2 million Britons in 2019 before the coronavirus pandemic hit. The nation spent seven months on the UK’s red list, …

COVID-19: UK ‘looking Into’ Removing Pakistan From Travel Red List, Country’s High Commissioner Says

COVID-19: UK ‘looking Into’ Removing Pakistan From Travel Red List, Country’s High Commissioner Says Pakistan’s top diplomat in the UK has said Boris Johnson assured him the government is “looking into” the prospect of removing the South Asian country from the travel red list. Moazzam Ahmad Khan, Pakistan’s high commissioner to the UK, said he …

Travellers Deserve Better Than The UK’s Get-rich-quick Private Covid Testing Firms

Travellers Deserve Better Than The UK’s Get-rich-quick Private Covid Testing Firms esting times: while testing centres at airports such as Heathrow are professionally run, some less-established operations are not – Simon Calder Simon Calder, also known as The Man Who Pays His Way, has been writing about travel for The Independent since 1994. In his …

Should I book a covid test with Collinson?

Should I book a covid test with Collinson? Is it a fully accredited provider?Collinson appears on the government’s list of testing providers and therefore meets the minimum requirements, but is currently not fully accredited. Are both delivery and in-person tests available?Collinson provides at-home or in-accommodation pre-return antigen tests, and in-person arrivals testing. Does it grant …

Should I Book My Cheap PCR Covid-19 Test With Randox, Express Test Or Another Company?

Should I Book My Cheap PCR Covid-19 Test With Randox, Express Test Or Another Company? Choosing a trustworthy and affordable testing provider is a crucial part of your holiday planning checklist. But the government’s list of hundreds of providers gives no indication of quality, so we’ve examined the price, refund policies, and customer service reviews …