Sadly, a great many of the cases we work on could have been prevented.
Knowledge really is power when going overseas - being prepared and doing the research can make all the difference.
Social media today provides dynamic, real time information. The FCDO feed on the right should be top of your Facebook likes, along with their Twitter feed
and of course ours.
The latest live travel advice, including everything you need to know, can be easily accessed through the widget over on the right. Just enter the country in the box and hit go.
Bookmark our site now - you can always get the help you need through here, anywhere in the world.
You can also access latest travel advice at gov.uk.
We also provide a series of free guides which can be accessed below.
The two biggest tips we can offer - get good insurance that covers everything you are doing - for probably less than you'll spend in Departures - and do your research.
Before You Go
Essential planning tips before you leave
Packed with valuable advice you need while travelling
Hints and Tips
Overview of basic advice. Common sense but essential reading!
Potentially life-saving phrases you should know in a variety of languages.
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