Latest news

  • in

    ‘Buy now, pay later’ can help fund your next trip but here’s what you need to know about these loans

    Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles we think our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on links for products from our affiliate partners. With summer in full swing, and many countries easing travel restrictions, you might be eager to plan a post-pandemic trip. Even if you managed to save some money ahead of time, travel expenses can quickly add up, and you might be tempted to choose the ‘buy now, pay later’ option that’s offered at checkout on many travel websites, including Carnival or Expedia. These point-of-sale loans […] More

  • in

    Germany Plans to Ease Self-Isolation Measures for Vaccinated Travellers Arriving From Virus Variant Areas – SchengenVisaInfo.com

    The German authorities have revealed that they plan on easing the restrictions for fully vaccinated travellers entering from a country placed on Germany’s virus variant areas list. The list of virus variant areas includes countries and regions where the COVID-19 variants have widely spread and are being transmitted at a very fast rate. Germany’s virus variant areas list currently includes Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Uruguay, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Thus, in line with the newly made announcement, travellers from one of the countries mentioned above, soon will no longer be required to self-isolate for 14 days. […] More

  • in

    Stranded expats must wait for GCAA word to book tickets

    These expatriates have been away from their jobs and families, and in some cases inches away from visa expiry. Thousands of stranded expatriates spread across 16 countries, hoping they would be able to return to their homes and jobs in the UAE, rushed to buy tickets at unprecedentedly higher rates whenever travel agencies opened booking, albeit briefly. Stranded in their home countries for three months — six in the case of residents stuck in South Africa — these expatriates have been away from their jobs and families, and in some cases inches away from visa expiry. Inbound travellers […] More

  • in

    Disabled EK woman slams changes to travel card renewal system

    An East Kilbride woman has slammed SPT for “overlooking” disabled people by changing the renewal scheme for a disability bus pass. The woman, who wishes to remain anonymous, says that SPT has stopped issuing reminders to residents when their National Entitlement Card (NEC) is due to expire, a claim SPT refutes. The 58-year-old has a number of disabilities including COPD and says that her bus pass is a vital “lifeline”. She told Lanarkshire Live: “The disability bus pass needs to be renewed every two years and the council used to send out a reminder from SPT about two months prior […] More

  • in

    US eases India Covid alert level; Canada to reopen for fully vaccinated from September 7 – Times of India

    NEW DELHI: The United States has lowered its travel advisory for India for its citizens from the highest level 4 “do not travel” to level 3 “reconsider travel” with the Covid-19 situation easing significantly in the country. It remains to be seen when the US removes or eases restrictions on travel from India. Canada, which has extended suspension of flights from India by a month till August 21, will open to fully vaccinated with recognised jabs from all countries on September 7 for non-essential travel subject to the overall pandemic situation. VFS said: “Germany visa services have resumed in Mumbai, […] More

  • in

    Pairing Chase Sapphire Preferred and Chase Freedom Unlimited

    Editorial Independence We want to help you make more informed decisions. Some links on this page — clearly marked — may take you to a partner website and may result in us earning a referral commission. For more information, see How We Make Money. Having a credit card that matches your lifestyle and budget is a key part of a healthy financial strategy. And sometimes having two is a great way to maximize the rewards you get from both.  That’s the case with the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card and the Chase Freedom Unlimited®. When combined, those two cards — the […] More

  • in

    IIS 8.5 Detailed Error – 404.0

    HTTP Error 404.0 – Not Found The resource you are looking for has been removed, had its name changed, or is temporarily unavailable. Most likely causes: The directory or file specified does not exist on the Web server. The URL contains a typographical error. A custom filter or module, such as URLScan, restricts access to the file. Things you can try: Create the content on the Web server. Review the browser URL. Create a tracing rule to track failed requests for this HTTP status code and see which module is calling SetStatus. For more information about creating a tracing rule […] More

  • in

    50 Travel Tips T+L Editors Swear By

    50 Travel Tips Experts Swear By | Travel + Leisure Skip to content Top Navigation Close this dialog window Explore Travel + Leisure Close this dialog window Share & More Close this dialog window View image 50 Travel Tips T+L Editors Swear By this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Read further. More

Load More
Congratulations. You've reached the end of the internet.