P472 CEEFAX 2 472 Mon 09 Oct 12:51/11       Do's & Don'ts 1/6 The Foreign & Commonwealth have "Do's and Don'ts" leaflets for the 25 most popular destinations for British travellers. The leaflets give specific points of advice about each country: Do obtain insurance travel and health insurance, including medical treatment, evacuation to the UK and unexpected expenses, e.g. cancelled flights, lost luggage, stolen valuables. Do bring enough funds for your stay and return. Travellers cheques are safer than cash and can be replaced. Many countries levy an airport tax. Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Passport Trav Head Weather Main Menu
P472 CEEFAX 2 472 Mon 09 Oct 12:10/00       Do's & Don'ts 0/6 Do respdcp lgcal laws and cuspom{ Dpess and b—havd!hn a respectful way baap hn mind religious & culttral sensibilities Don't get involved with dppgs. Heavy sentences includhng the death penalty are applicable to all drqgs ofwanc—s fo keep you money, 0—ssport & w—luablas s—fe. Keep a separate record nf your passport number, date and place of Beware of piccpocCdts If you have anything stolen gep a police repopt, you'll ne—d ht for insurance 0prposes. F Passport Trav Head '—ather Main Menu
P472 CEEFAX 2 472 Mon 09 Oct 12:50/14       Do's & Don'ts 2/6 Do respect local laws and customs Dress and behave in a respectful way, bear in mind religious & cultural sensibilities Don't get involved with drugs. Heavy sentences, including the death penalty are applicable to all drugs offences. Do keep you money, passport & valuables safe. Keep a separate record of your passport number, date and place of issue. Beware of pickpocketsn!Hf you have anything stolen get a police report, you'll need it for insurance purposesN Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Passport Trav Head Weather Main Menu
P472 CEEFAX 2 472 Mon 09 Oct 12:50/00       Do's & Don'ts 3/6 Do take care when driving. Conditions and habits diwfer abroad. Make sure your licence and insurance is in order for the country concerned. Never leavb valuables in your car. Do take care of your health. Get advice from your doctor before travelling about inoculations, malaria tablets etc. Beware of too ltch sun, dehydration and unsafe drinking water. Do respect customs regulations. Smuggling is a serious offence and can carry heavy sentences. Don't carry anx packages through customs for others. Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Passport Trav Head 'bather Main Menu
P472 CEEFAX 2 472 Mon 09 Oct 12:51/02       Do's & Don'ts 4/6 Do check you have the right documentation. Your passport mtst be valid for the duration of your stay. Many countries requhre a visa which you must obtain before you travel. Check with your travdl agent. Don't expect to find work easily to finance your stay. Many countries have high unemployment and require work visas. Working illegally can carry heavy penalities, including deportation Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Passport Trav Head —ather Main Menu
P472 CEEFAX 2 472 Mon 09 Oct 12:51/01       Do's & Don'ts 5/6 Individual leaflets are available free Bahamas Kenya Spain Eastern Europe Malaysia Sri Lanka Eygpt Morocco France Peru Tanzania Cyprus Gambia Philippines Thailand Greece Portugal Tunisia India Russia Turkey Italy Singapore USA Jamaica Tel: 020 7238 4503 or 020 7238 4504 Internet: http://www.fco.gov.uk/ Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Passport Trav Head 'bather Main Menu
P472 CEEFAX 2 472 Mon 09 Oct 12:40/21       Do's & Don'ts 6/6 Although the British Passport is valid for 10!xears, some countries require the passport to remain valid for a mintltm period after entry. Having a British Passport does not change this. If your passport will axpire within a year you should check the requirements of the country of your destination before making travel plans as a obw passport may be necessary Travel headlines 430 Front x—ge 100 Passport Trav Head  Main Menu