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Here you can see our latest news, views and comment on important issues that affect people travelling overseas for their holidays.

Safer Tourism News

Why sustainable travel is safe travel

Safety incidents cost the planet and local communities  by Katherine Atkinson, CEO The Safer Tourism Foundation When someone suffers serious harm while travelling,...

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Jetting off for a winter sun holiday? Planning time by the pool? These tips can help you RELAX

If you’re planning a holiday that includes access to a swimming pool, it’s important to follow a few simple to keep everyone safe...

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Safer Tourism Foundation appoints new Head of Communications and Campaigns

Ex-Tripadvisor, Skyscanner and VisitEngland communications leader Stephanie Boyle joins independent charity Safer Tourism Foundation to lead consumer and industry campaigns  We’re pleased to...

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Don’t let an out-of-date passport ruin your travel plans

Last year, hundreds of holidaymakers were turned away at airports, ferry terminals and international train stations with out-of-date passports. Take these simple steps...

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Telling holidaymakers about risk isn’t enough to keep them safe: how Nudge and Blink interventions can help

Safer Tourism Foundation has launched a behavioural science programme to help travel companies address the Holiday Head mindset that causes travellers to take...

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Six questions to ask yourself before booking your next holiday abroad

Can I actually reach my travel destination? Yes No Some countries are a no-go zone for British holidaymakers – visit the Travel Aware...