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Top Euro Rates £500 Buys Euro
£1 =
TravelFx 565 1.1291
LINKfx 562 1.1240
Debenhams 560 1.1204
Eurochange 560 1.1202

Mon. 25th. June 2018 6:37pm




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Top US Dollar Rates £500 Buys US Dollar
£1 =
TravelFx 660 1.3206
Griffin Financial 657 1.3134
LINKfx 654 1.3080
Eurochange 652 1.3043

Mon. 25th. June 2018 6:37pm




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Top Turkish Lira Rates £500 Buys Turkish Lira
£1 =
TravelFx 3,021 6.0423
Tesco 3,011 6.0227
Sainsburys 3,010 6.0196
The Currency Club 3,004 6.0087

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GOV.UK Travel Advice

Iran
Iran travel advice 5:29pm, 25 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – addition of information on protests in and around the Grand Bazaar in Tehran on 24 and 25 June; you should exercise caution, avoid any protests or rallies and follow the instructions of local authorities  

San Marino
San Marino travel advice 3:39pm, 25 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Guyana
Guyana travel advice 1:14pm, 25 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section – editorial amendments throughout; Entry requirements section (Departure tax) – updated information; departure tax is no longer required; all taxes are now included in the ticket  

Mongolia
Mongolia travel advice 12:59pm, 25 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section (Crime) – revised security advice; tourists’ mobile phones are targeted by thieves in the streets and should be carried securely; Entry requirements section (Border crossings) – revised information on 9 border points open to British passport holders  

South Korea
South Korea travel advice 12:41pm, 25 June 2018: Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Political situation) – factual update reflecting recent political developments following contact between North Korea, South Korea and the United States  

Belize
Belize travel advice 11:44am, 25 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Vietnam
Vietnam travel advice 10:05am, 25 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – removal of information on possible protests on 16 June  

Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia travel advice 9:27am, 25 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section (Saudi Arabia-Yemen border) – factual update; there have been 6 intercepted missile attacks over Riyadh since the first missile attack on 4 November 2017, the most recent on 24 June 2018  

Ethiopia
Ethiopia travel advice 11:44am, 23 June 2018: Summary: Addis Ababa: Saturday 23 June: A large rally in support of Ethiopian Prime Minister, Dr Abiy Ahmed, was disrupted by a grenade attack, resulting in c80 injured, some seriously. Minor incidents were reported as crowds dispersed, but the streets are now mostly calm. We encourage visitors to continue to follow our advice below on public gatherings.  

South Africa
South Africa travel advice 4:38pm, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and Security section (Crime) – revised information; risk of crime increases in urban areas, particularly central business districts of major cities and townships on the outskirts of major cities; a higher state of awareness is required if travelling through these areas  

France
France travel advice 3:24pm, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – revised wording on planned strikes at Air France; Terrorism section – removal of factual information on attacks in Corsica  

Jordan
Jordan travel advice 3:25pm, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – revisions to information on carrying large electronic devices in the cabin on Jordan-UK flights  

Lebanon
Lebanon travel advice 3:20pm, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – revisions to information on carrying large electronic devices in the cabin on Lebanon-UK flights; correction to explanation of advice against all but essential travel in areas of Liban-Nord district; there are no changes to the areas where the FCO advise against travel in Lebanon at this time  

Romania
Romania travel advice 2:47pm, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia travel advice 11:40am, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – revisions to information on carrying large electronic devices in the cabin on Saudi Arabia-UK flights  

Japan
Japan travel advice 11:09am, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – revised information on earthquake on 18 June in Osaka Prefecture  

Indonesia
Indonesia travel advice 10:13am, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section (Air travel) and summary – revised information reflecting removal of Indonesian carriers from the list of airlines not permitted to operate in the EU; Terrorism section – updated information, including on relevant locations and significant dates  

Ireland
Ireland travel advice 9:55am, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section (Road travel) – revised information on road death statistics  

American Samoa
American Samoa travel advice 9:07am, 22 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Nicaragua
Nicaragua travel advice 7:04pm, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – additional information on reports of particularly serious violent incidents ongoing in and around Masaya  

Madagascar
Madagascar travel advice 4:31pm, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – the FCO no longer advise against all travel to Batterie Beach, north of Toliara (Tulear); additional information on recent political demonstrations; you should avoid all protests and demonstrations; editorial amendments throughout  

3:59pm, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – addition of links to pages for fans travelling from Latvia to FIFA World Cup matches in Kaliningrad via Lithuania or Poland
Latvia travel advice 3:59pm, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – addition of links to travel advice pages for fans travelling from Latvia to FIFA World Cup matches in Kaliningrad via Lithuania or Poland  

3:54pm, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – addition of links to pages for fans travelling on from Estonia via Latvia, Lithuania or Poland to FIFA World Cup matches in Kaliningrad
Estonia travel advice 3:54pm, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – addition of links to travel advice pages for fans travelling on from Estonia via Latvia, Lithuania or Poland to FIFA World Cup matches in Kaliningrad  

Angola
Angola travel advice 2:16pm, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section (Air Travel) – additional information on TAAG, the Angolan national carrier  

Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda travel advice 9:46am, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – additional information on reconstruction work following 2017 hurricanes; if you’re visiting Barbuda during the 2018 hurricane season, you should monitor local and international weather updates, follow advice of local authorities and ensure your accommodation is secure  

Bahamas
Bahamas travel advice 9:23am, 21 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Niger
Niger travel advice 4:46pm, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Terrorism section – removal of information on Ramadan  

Greece
Greece travel advice 4:39pm, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Peru
Peru travel advice 4:34pm, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section – editorial amendments throughout section; Money – additional information on reports that Intis (former currency out of circulation) is being provided by street money changers in Cusco tourist areas  

Montserrat
Montserrat travel advice 2:18pm, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Gabon
Gabon travel advice 1:16pm, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Equatorial Guinea
Equatorial Guinea travel advice 1:17pm, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment  

Nicaragua
Nicaragua travel advice 12:17pm, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Crime, Local travel and Political Situation) – additional information on political unrest and street violence since April 2018; major routes can become impassable due to disorder and you should check local information before travel; in you’re already in the country, you should keep your departure options under review  

Turkey
Turkey travel advice 12:09pm, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – update to existing information on carrying electronic devices in the cabin on flights from Turkey to the UK  

Korea, DPR (North Korea)
Korea, DPR (North Korea) travel advice 9:50am, 20 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section (Political situation) and summary – updated information on recent political developments; Safety and security section (Road travel) – updated information on driving safety and availability of public transport; other minor amendments to other sub-sections of this advice  

Madagascar
Madagascar travel advice 2:20pm, 19 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section (National parks) – factual update on armed attacks and robberies; most recent attacks on 13 and 17 June in Bekopa and Mahabo Morondava, involving tourists visiting the Tsingy of Bemahara; take extra care and use an official guide if travelling in this area  

France
France travel advice 1:58pm, 19 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – addition of information on planned strikes at Air France and its subsidiaries from 23 to 26 June; check with your airline before travelling  

India
India travel advice 1:49pm, 19 June 2018: Latest update: Natural disasters (Monsoons) – editorial amendments  

Russia
Russia travel advice 11:46am, 19 June 2018: Latest update: Entry requirements section (Travelling between Russia and Belarus) – updated information for the FIFA World Cup  

Côte d'Ivoire
Côte d'Ivoire travel advice 11:29am, 19 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – addition of information on flooding in Abidjan causing closure of many routes in the city; you should check your route before travelling  

Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea travel advice 10:52am, 19 June 2018: Latest update: Summary – the FCO now advise against all but essential travel to Hela and Southern Highlands provinces following significantly increased levels of tribal fighting and the declaration of states of emergency by the Papua New Guinea government; there has also been heavier than usual tribal fighting in Enga and Western Highlands provinces following the 7.5 magnitude earthquake in February 2018; if you’re planning to travel to these provinces, you should take greater care than usual and consider enhanced security precautions  

Costa Rica
Costa Rica travel advice 9:38am, 19 June 2018: Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Crime) – factual update on 2 incidents of robbery involving British nationals since January 2018; Entry requirements (Visas) – addition of information on fines for overstayers; editorial amendments throughout  

Egypt
Egypt travel advice 3:49pm, 18 June 2018: Latest update: Entry requirements section (Visas) – addition of information on e-visas available through the Visa2Egypt website; although it’s still possible to get a tourist visa on arrival, it’s better to get one before you travel; Summary section – revisions to information on carrying large electronic devices in the cabin on Egypt-UK flights  

Belgium
Belgium travel advice 2:37pm, 18 June 2018: Latest update: Terrorism section – editorial amendments to factual information on terrorist attacks  

China
China travel advice 2:30pm, 18 June 2018: Latest update: Safety and security section (Crime) – addition of information on personal attacks  

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