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Best Destinations in January 2021 for UK Nationals
There are many countries that remain exempt from quarantine rules – rewarding eager travellers the opportunity to scratch that adventure itch. We’ve rounded up the best last minute winter holiday destinations available to those living in the UK.
EasyJet Changes Cabin Bag Policy
EasyJet customers who want to use the overhead lockers on board their flights will have to buy more expensive tickets when the airlines new policy launches February 10, 2021.
England Arrivals Will Be Able to Cut Quarantine
The UK Government has announced that travellers arriving in England from abroad will soon be able to reduce their quarantine period by more than half if they pay for a coronavirus test after five days.
Christmas 2020: The Safest Trips and Christmas Markets in Europe
Every year, the European Best Destinations (EBD) organization releases its list of European cities hosting the best Christmas markets. While some big markets are unfortunately cancelled due to COVID-19, this list has been carefully curated to feature the European cities where it should still be possible to enjoy the magic of Christmas.
How to Get into the Festive Spirit This Christmas
With everything so upside down, it’s no surprise if you’re struggling to get into the festive spirit. Apart from wishing the past 9 months never happened, Send My Bag have a number of ideas to get into the festive spirit this Christmas.
Japan Seeks to Attract More International Students
The education ministry in Japan has set out plans to increase the number of international students at the country’s national universities from the 2022 academic year.
Can I still travel under the new lockdown restrictions?
With coronavirus cases seemingly getting out of control, the Prime Minister of the UK has decided to impose a new lockdown for the whole of England starting November 5. People have been told to avoid all-non-essential travel, both in the UK and abroad during this period.
United to Offer Free COVID-19 Tests on London Flights
United Airlines have announced plans to trial pre-flight COVID-19 testing from next month to passengers travelling to London in efforts to curb concerns about the virus and get around travel restrictions.
The Best Remote Working Visas
Recognizing the shift and thinking of ways to once again attract tourists after the devastating impact of COVID-19, several countries around the world have launched long stay visa programs designed to lure in these remote workers or digital nomads and allow them to experience a new environment to live and work in.
Dubai’s Remote Working VISA Program
Dubai is seeking to take advantage of the move towards remote working by luring long-term travelers with an exciting new visa program that will allow them to live in the United Arab Emirates while working for companies overseas.
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Student House Hunting Tips During COVID-19
Besides all of the fun and games that a shared house can bring, there are also some boring adult things to do. Firstly, the process of finding and successfully getting a house, then things like picking rooms, setting up Wi-Fi, electricity, TV, splitting bills and so on. There’s also the small matter of staying safe and acting responsibly, especially in light of the current situation.
Top Tips for being a Productive Student
Productivity at University is a challenge when you also want to enjoy your student days, having spontaneous nights out during the week, having a day out with friends or binge-watching Netflix all day when you have no seminars or lectures. Send My Bag have included our top tips for being productive at University, so that you can do what is needed done and still enjoy the fun part of University!
Face Coverings Mandatory at Ulster University
Staff and students at Ulster University (UU) in Northern Ireland will have to wear face coverings in lectures and classes when the 2020/21 academic year begins on 21 September.