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Travel Advice


The tips and advice below represents the official guidance from the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO).If you travel to a country where the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) or other regulatory authority advise against travel your cover may be reduced, click here for more information.

25 Sep 2022

Cuba

Updated information on Tropical Storm Ian (which is expected to be declared a Hurricane in the next 24 hours) expected to reach Cuba on evening of 26 September (See 'Summary' and 'Natural disasters' pages)

Philippines

Information on Super Typhoon Karding (Noru)

24 Sep 2022

Niger

Addition of information about a regional air traffic control strike in West Africa which is affecting flights in and out of Niamey (See 'Summary' page)

23 Sep 2022

Mali

Updated with information about a regional air traffic control strike in West Africa and the use of taxi services in Bamako ('Summary', 'Coronavirus' and 'Safety and security' pages)

Russia

Updates on political rallies, and border tensions with Ukraine including explosions and fires, (Summary Page) and (Safety and security page).

Tanzania

Updated information on COVID-19 entry requirements for Tanzania ; Ebola outbreaks in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda (‘Health’ and ‘Entry requirements’ page).

Portugal

Updated information on the use of masks in mainland Portugal ('Coronavirus' page).

Canada

Addition of information that Environment Canada forecast that Tropical Cyclone Fiona will impact Atlantic Canada and eastern Quebec from early Saturday 24 September 2022 ('Summary' and 'Natural disasters' pages).

Uganda

Updated information about Ebola ('Summary' and 'Health' pages).

Nicaragua

Addition of information about Nicaragua’s ban on the import, export and use of electronic smoking devices ('Summary' and 'Local laws and customs' pages).

Gibraltar

Updated information on Coronavirus restrictions ('Coronavirus' page).

22 Sep 2022

Kenya

Updated information on COVID-19 entry requirements ('Summary' and 'Entry Requirements' pages).

Cyprus

Updated information on the use of face masks in public spaces and services ('Coronavirus' page).

Marshall Islands

New information on the reopening of the international border on 8 September 2022 and International airlines have resumed flights between Kwajalein and Majuro ('Summary', 'Coronavirus' and 'Entry requirements' pages).

Nepal

New information advising travellers to ensure their passport is valid for the length of their stay in Nepal and to complete the emergency contact details page in their passport ('Entry requirements' page).

British Virgin Islands

Addition of contact telephone number for BVI Department of Disaster Management ('Natural disasters' page).

Brazil

Updated information to entry requirements for Brazil in relation to vaccination status ('Entry requirements' page).

21 Sep 2022

Spain

New information about the lifting of the requirement to complete the health control form prior to travel to Spain ('Entry requirements' page).

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Updated information on protests in Eastern DRC and increased violence between ethnic groups in Mai-Ndombe province ('Summary' and 'Safety and Security' pages).

Lesotho

Removal of remaining Covid-19 restrictions (Entry requirements page and Coronavirus page)