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4 tips to make sure your travels are trouble free

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, January 24, 2017

We are probably all guilty of preparing like crazy for an overseas trip, yet sometimes forgetting essentials. We’re not talking essentials like underwear and sun cream (though those obviously shouldn’t… Read more…

Check out the Passport Hustle and how to avoid it

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

However invincible and street smart you might feel, passport thieves are always one step ahead. Make sure you are #PassportAware before you go on holiday with these tips and stealth… Read more…

France imposes border controls

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 13, 2015

Be ready with photo ID at all French land borders The French authorities have reinstated border controls at all land borders as France prepares for the UN Conference on Climate… Read more…

10 things to check before going on holiday

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 10, 2015

It may seem like a long way off, but the Christmas travel season will creep up all too quickly, so it’s worth giving some thought to all the preparations that… Read more…

How to protect yourself from pickpockets this summer

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Forewarned is forearmed as the saying goes…and that’s very true about protecting yourself from pickpockets. Read on to make sure you recognise four fast-handed techniques before you become the next… Read more…

Would you like your passport oven-baked or microwaved?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, April 16, 2015

What not to do with a wet passport! It’s not such an unusual scenario… Your passport falls in a puddle, down the loo or into a pool. What next? The… Read more…

Who you gonna call… the embassy or the consulate?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 22, 2015

Find out what the difference between an Embassy and Consulate is, and the role of each. An embassy is the larger and politically more important of the two bodies, and… Read more…

easyJet launches passport scanning app for faster boarding

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, October 13, 2014

Faster, secure boarding is now available for millions of air travellers, says easyJet. The budget airline easyJet launched an update to its mobile app. From today, Monday 13 October, the… Read more…

Passport extensions for British expats confirmed

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, June 13, 2014

The Home Secretary Theresa May announced to Parliament yesterday (12 June) that British expats with passports that are about to expire will be issued with a one-year extension. The announcement… Read more…

UK passport application reminder

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, May 14, 2014

The UK Passport Office is coming up to one of the businest times of the year as people prepare their travel arrangments for the summer holidays. The reminder about how… Read more…

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