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16
September
2019
| 15:35 Europe/London
TRAVEL Return to duty-free shopping in the case of a no-deal Sajid Javid has pledged that duty-free shopping on cigarettes and alcohol will return for UK holidaymakers travelling to Europe in the event of a no deal. The Chancellor said UK
10
September
2019
| 13:01 Europe/London
TRAVEL European Commission Extends no-deal Brexit contingency to October 2020 The European Commission has extended its permission for UK airlines to operate flights to and from the EU until at least 24 October 2020, which is an extra six
03
September
2019
| 10:48 Europe/London
Holiday Surcharges Which? has reported that due to the continuing fall in the pound, holiday surcharging is becoming an increasingly likely refuge for tour operators to mitigate a hike in their costs. Tour operators are legally allowed to add
03
September
2019
| 10:37 Europe/London
Given that the weekend gets busy for Brexit, I thought it was probably best to update you on the last two full weeks! August was always going to be busy for Boris Johnson, given the short timeline between him taking on the premiership and the 31
20
August
2019
| 15:13 Europe/London
The LOTUS Weekly Brexit Round-Up Frances Tuke summarises the recent Brexit drama gripping Westminster and its impact on the travel industry in this week’s round-up.

Lotus Latam

22
July
2019
| 12:23 Europe/London
Travel specialist PR and representation firm, LOTUS, has been appointed by the Buenos Aires tourism board ‘Travel Buenos Aires’ to handle the city’s PR in the United Kingdom with immediate effect. LOTUS will support the city’s tourism campaign
25
June
2019
| 17:47 Europe/London
LOTUS, the specialist travel, representation, PR and marketing consultancy, has appointed Mariana Manier to join the LOTUS LATAM division. Mariana brings to the role over eight years’ experience working in Brazil, both in agency and
04
February
2019
| 17:43 Europe/London
We couldn’t quite believe our luck when the Guyana Tourism Authority told us that we would be the first international visitors to stay in a new eco-lodge that has just opened in the South Rupununi savannah. After a very short ride in a 4x4 from
17
January
2019
| 18:09 Europe/London
The harpy eagle  We were on a bird hunt. After an adventurous couple of days travelling further into Guyana, our journey continued with a boat ride up the Burro Burro River from Surama into the Iwokrama Reserve for a chance to spot one of the
11
January
2019
| 15:07 Europe/London
Day three of our journey into the ‘Land of Many Waters’ was spent travelling south, out of the Iwokrama National Park and into Guyana’s vast savanna towards one of the country’s sixteen indigenous villages - Surama – for a glimpse into traditional