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Could the red list return this winter – and where’s the safest bet for holidays?

A Covid resurgence on the Continent has raised the depressing prospect of travel restrictions – and the UK’s much-maligned red list – making an unwanted return.  The…

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At least 45 people killed in Bulgarian bus fire

At least 45 people, including a dozen minors, were killed after a bus caught fire south of the Bulgarian capital early Tuesday morning, officials said. A cause…

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Meredith Kercher’s killer did not serve enough time in prison, says lawyer for Briton’s family

The only person convicted of the sexual assault and murder of British student Meredith Kercher in Italy in 2007 has been released from prison early for good…

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Dozens of ships stuck in Arctic as ice freezes early in reverse of recent warming winters

More than two dozen cargo vessels are stuck in Russia’s Arctic ice, waiting for ice-breakers to come to their rescue, after an inaccurate forecast from the country’s…

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Why Europe’s fourth wave could boost the holiday appeal of rule-free England

For families, the UK is more relaxed than many countries when it comes to entry requirements for children. Canada imposes quarantine on unvaccinated children aged 12 to…

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Can I travel to the Netherlands? Latest Covid rules and holiday advice

Holidays to the Netherlands are currently impacted by tightened Covid-19 restrictions in the country. From November 13, for at least three weeks, bars, restaurants and non-essential stores…

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Will Europe’s ski resorts remain open this winter – and should I cancel my holiday?

As Europe continues to experience a fourth wave of Covid-19 infections, and Austria today goes into a 20-day “firebreak” lockdown, British skiers are being urged to keep…

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Eight of the finest country house stays for a great British minibreak

It has been almost 75 years since Francis Coulson bought a small Victorian manor on the shore of Ullswater and converted it into what is now widely…

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Monday evening UK news briefing: Germans ‘vaccinated, cured or dead’ by winter’s end, warns minister

The pound pushed to its strongest level against the euro since early 2020 today as fresh lockdown measures cast doubts over the economic recovery across the continent. …

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Michel Barnier: We must fight woke ideology that seeks to destroy a united France

Michel Barnier, the former chief EU Brexit negotiator who hopes to lead the French Right in upcoming presidential elections, has laid into wokeism and cancel culture, calling…

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Ski slopes remain open despite nationwide Covid lockdown in Austria

The rules are similar to those imposed last winter, when Austrians were able to ski while most of Europe was under strict lockdown. The decision may raise…

Ernest Hemingway’s billiard cue, lost in a boozy beauty contest bet, to be sold at auction

Mr Zamperetti treasured the billiard cue until his death. It is his son, Aldo, who has decided to sell it at auction. “My father accompanied his sister…

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Belarus plotting to send more migrants to enter EU, warns Warsaw

“We also see Russia is concentrating troops on the Ukrainian border. We see growing pressure from Russia as well on Moldova,” he said. “We are at a…

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Rage across Europe as Covid lockdowns and curbs trigger riots

As Europe endured fresh violence, in Britain, Sajid Javid insisted that no such measures were necessary, saying he hoped that people can “look forward to Christmas together”….

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The perfect holiday in Iceland – our expert’s ultimate two-week itinerary

Iceland is magnificent. This low-key island in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean will not fail to impress. From craggy volcanoes, to cliffs festooned with thundering…

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The perfect holiday in Provence – our expert’s ultimate two-week itinerary

Whenever I arrive in Provence, which is often, I throw off my cardigan in the hope of pleasures of both the flesh and the spirit. I am…

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Confusing rules, testing and boosters – your holiday questions answered

As countries open up to travel again, the rules around entry become more complex – some travellers report being turned away by airlines for not having the…

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The post-Brexit fee that will make holidays to Europe more expensive

From the end of 2022, British holidaymakers will need to pay a fee to simply step foot in the Schengen Zone. The European Travel Information and Authorisation…

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How lockdowns in Europe could scupper your holiday

Watch this space Belgium Case rate: 832.18 per 100,000 (+60.75%) This week, Belgium said workers should work from home for four days a week, but the prime…