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UK to scrap Passenger Locator Form; British Airways to end mask requirement

The UK will scrap its PLF and all testing/quarantine for unvaccinated travellers from 18 March, as BA also removes its mask mandate.

UK VTL: England scraps all COVID-19 testing for fully vaccinated travellers

From 11 Feb 2022, England (and presumably the rest of the UK) will eliminate its Day 2 test requirement, making travel to the UK completely testing-free.

UK VTL: England scraps pre-departure COVID tests; no more isolation on arrival

Good news: Fully vaccinated travellers to England will no longer be required to take pre-departure COVID tests, nor isolate for Day 2 testing.

UK VTL: Pre-departure COVID-19 test now required

Travellers to the UK will need to take a pre-departure test from 7 Dec 2021 onwards, in addition to the existing on-arrival Day 2 test.

UK VTL: COVID-19 PCR test on arrival and self-isolation now required

From 0400 on 30 November 2021, travellers to the UK must do a PCR test on or before day 2, and isolate until a negative result is received.

Update on US SIM card availability

Hello everyone! Thanks to some intrepid travellers (who braved getting pulled aside for additional screening for carrying copious amounts of prepaid SIMs through security) we are now back in stock of US sim cards. Please refer to the updated article here for more details, especially on the new Lyca Mobile SIMs. All...

Get UK sim cards mailed to you for free

EDIT (20/6/16): Multiple other options exist to get Giffgaff SIMs for free apart from the one I mentioned in this article https://www.facebook.com/Giffgaff-in-Singapore-570433863009162/ http://sgfree-giffgaff.blogspot.sg/ giffgaff.singapore@gmail.com freeggsims@gmail.com The problem with sim cards is that the time you need them the most is the time you can't get them yet. Like when you first...