A roundup of developments that could affect travel safety in August, including politics, Eid ul-Adha and protests in Hong Kong.
Please find below a travel safety calendar for the upcoming month. August is a busy time of year for travel, but there are a number of issues to be aware of before you set out. As well as wildfires in
The Indonesian volcano Mount Sinabung has erupted, sending ash several kilometres into the air. Local villages were pelted with rocks while visibility was reduced to just a few metres as the eruption took place. The authorities have also warned of
We are only two weeks into the new year and already thousands of people around the world have faced disasters, criminality, political unrest and subsequent travel disruption. Sudden mudslides swept away homes in California earlier this week while huge swathes