WHILE the holidays are officially back, some countries are still seeing high Covid cases two years after the pandemic began.
Brits looking to travel where cases remain low should avoid a number of destinations in Europe.
Covid rates in France are still among the highest in Europe, at 1,380 cases per million inhabitants Our world in data Counting.
Germany is close behind with 1,009 cases per million, with the countries of Gibraltar, Austria, Luxembourg and Andorra each having over 1,000 cases.
By comparison, the UK has just 390 cases per million population.
Most of mainland Europe still has more cases than the UK, including Portugal (673), Greece (776) and Italy (835).
Fortunately for Britons still nervous about Covid affecting their holiday, there are many destinations with fewer cases in the UK, according to the latest figures.
Figures for Spain are not included as the data puts cases at 0 despite there being an average of 10,000 new cases per day – although that is a fraction of the UK’s 116,000 over the Easter weekend.
The country recently has also eased more of its Covid restrictionsAs of today, people inside no longer have to wear masks.
For the best cases, leave Europe – Turkey is one of the best destinations, with just 88 cases per million people.
While holidaymakers can use the data to determine their safest holiday option, experts have warned Brits to remain cautious when traveling abroad.
Virologist Professor Lawrence Young told that Email online Due to the different tests abroad, it was “hard to be sure” about the exact rates.
He also warned Brits should be cautious as having “previous Covid infection or following a vaccination is not uncommon and could really spoil a holiday abroad”.
Vacationers should also find out about the entry restrictions before they travel.
While many countries are lifting Covid restrictions, some destinations, like the USrequire a test before entry, while others ban unvaccinated Britons.
A recent study found that there are still thousands of travelers on the move every week caught out by Covid restrictions after I thought they were all lifted.
Luckily she is The UK has lifted all of its Covid travel restrictionss in the last month, meaning travelers can return to the country without tests, forms or quarantine.
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