Tag: Foreign Office

Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 31, 2019 21:34

Tourists and foreign visitors traveling to Tanzania are advised not to carry with them plastic bags on arrival at the major airports effective Saturday this week to avoid incursion by ... Read More

UK Foreign Office urged to update UAE travel warnings

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019 13:20

British legal group Detained in Dubai has urged the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to update its UAE travel warnings to UK tourists in an open letter penned by ... Read More

Pakistan regrets India’s decision to postpone Kartarpur meeting

editor editor- March 30, 2019 00:55

Pakistan was set to welcome a meeting between the India and Pakistan on the Kartarpur Corridor, which will be one of the top religious tourism destinations in South Asia. The ... Read More

How to read so much positive news on Egypt Tourism by WTTC

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 18, 2019 07:26

The WTTC Annual Summit is only weeks away and the World Travel and Tourism Council is working hard pumping out positive reports on participating countries prior to the event in ... Read More

Royal Caribbean emergency: British Entertainer lost in the Atlantic

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018 07:54

The Harmony of the Seas operated by Royal Caribbean Cruises left Fort Lauderdale on its way to the Dutch port of St. Maarten in the Caribbean. Now the U.S. Coast ... Read More

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018 07:58

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe This may not be a constant situation. "Zimbabwe is open for ... Read More

Foreign Office warns UK tourists not to bring any whale meat home

editor editor- November 3, 2011 07:35

Up to 70,000 Britons who visit Iceland each year have been given a stiff warning by the Foreign Office not to bring home any whale meat, saying to do so ... Read More

UK warns Brits to stay away from coastal areas in Kenya

editor editor- October 4, 2011 06:12

The British Government has changed its advice to tourists visiting the Kenyan coast following the kidnap of a French woman by Somali pirates. Read More

Brits advised against travel to Tokyo

editor editor- March 22, 2011 04:58

The Foreign Office is continuing to advise British travelers against all non-essential travel to Tokyo and north east Japan as it revealed that more than 500 Britons in Japan have ... Read More

British tourists told to avoid Thailand as protests turn violent

editor editor- April 29, 2010 03:09

British tourists have been warned to avoid travelling to Thailand as violent political protests erupted into running battles that resulted in the death of a soldier and left 18 wounded. Read More

Foreign Office advises UK tourists to steer clear of Samoa

editor editor- October 1, 2009 05:46

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office website has been amended today to advise against all but essential travel to Samoa until further notice. Read More

UK tourists warned of a ”general threat” of terrorism against Germany

editor editor- September 25, 2009 06:17

The Foreign Office said a video message - claimed to have been made by al Qaida - had been released urging Germans not to re-elect its government and to remove ... Read More

UK sets sex code for its tourists

editor editor- December 29, 2008 04:31

British holidaymakers to the United Arab Emirates have been told not to have sex outside marriage or kiss in public in strong government warnings over how to behave in Muslim ... Read More

Britain ‘will not charter planes to evacute tourists from Thailand’

editor editor- December 1, 2008 04:36

British tourists stranded in Thailand face uncertainty over when they will be able to get out after the Foreign Office said it would not charter flights to evacuate those unable ... Read More

Girlfriend of murdered tourist accuses Foreign Office of cover up

editor editor- September 8, 2008 05:44

Stephen Bennett was killed in India nearly two years ago, but his death has remained unsolved. His girlfriend, Kate Rea claims the Foreign Office "misled and lied" to his family. Read More