Couples are always looking for a great place to get away from everything and simply enjoy each other. Maybe you are looking for a place to go on your honeymoon, or perhaps you just need to escape for a weekend. There are many great places from which you can choose. Perhaps it is a garden [...]
For most people going on a holiday and hiring a car offers the best way to get everywhere you want to go in the foreign country. Having a car will allow you to get off of the normal ‘tourist’ routes and see parts of the country that you could not otherwise visit. Most countries have [...]
There are plenty of things to see and do while you are visiting Athens. While many people enjoy the usual touristy sites, there are some hidden gems in and around the surrounding area of this city that are worth exploring as well. You can find cheap cars at Athens airport to get around on your [...]
When visiting Barcelona, everyone has heard of the main attractions of the city such as the Picasso Museum and La Sagrada. If you are looking for some other fun and different things to do while you are on holiday in Barcelona, find a family car hire at Barcelona airport and check out some of these [...]
When planning a holiday to Hong Kong there is very little threat of terrorism or other such attacks in the country. However, it is important to note the risk of terrorist attacks. There are risks of terrorist attacks occurring in all areas, even those that are frequently visited by tourists and expatriates.
Crime in Hong [...]
Currently, there are numerous protests and demonstrations taking place across the country of Bahrain. Some of these demonstrations have become quite violent, but this violence is not specifically targeted at nationals from the United Kingdom. However, it is important that you maintain a high level of awareness when travelling in Bahrain. Be extremely careful in [...]
Crime in Guatemala
Out of all the Latin American countries, Guatemala has one of the highest rates of violent crime. There are approximately 40 murders each week in Guatemala City. Most of these crimes involve the gangs. However, the incidents are indiscriminate and may occur in tourist areas as well. There are no areas in [...]
If travelling to Antigua it is important to note that there is no British High Commission located in the country. If you require assistance during your visit, you will need to contact Robert Wilkinson who is the British Honorary Consul.
Crime in Antigua
Almost 100,000 people visit the country each year and of these visits [...]
In the recent months there have been anti-Japan demonstrations that have taken place in several cities throughout China. These demonstrations are related to territorial disputes. The demonstrations are continuing to increase in size. When travelling in China you should avoid any large gathering of people that are targeting Japanese interests. Chinese authorities enforce public order [...]
There are currently no restrictions on travel to Jamaica. However, it is important to note that the country does have a fairly high crime rate, including violent crimes. When visiting Jamaica remain vigilant at all times, especially when visiting areas such as Harbour view, Grant’s Pen, West Kingston, parts of Montego Bay, and Spanish Town.