At Abercrombie & Kent, your wellbeing is always our primary concern. Clients can be assured that – together with our destination management companies around the world – we are closely monitoring the coronavirus* situation and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) current guidance on foreign travel.
Some destinations have announced increased screening and/or travel restrictions for those who have recently been to China. If you have recently visited or transited through China, check FCO travel advice pages or speak to your travel specialist for further guidance.
Also, clients should be aware that health screening procedures have been put in place on arrival in many countries. The FCO advises that if you are travelling, you should comply with these measures.
We strongly recommend that all clients monitor the FCO travel advice page. Sign up to receive email alerts for the country you’re visiting here.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding your travel arrangements, please contact your A&K travel specialist, who will be happy to assist.
Updated: 12 February 2020.
*A coronavirus is a type of virus. As a group, coronaviruses are common across the world. Typical symptoms of coronavirus include fever and a cough that may progress to severe pneumonia causing shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. Generally, coronavirus can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with long-term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease. Novel coronavirus (2019-nCov) is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China. (Source: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-information-for-the-public?)