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Britons can now freely visit 47 more countries, as the UK’s travel ‘red list’ reduces


South Africa is one of the countries that has been removed from the UK’s travel ‘red list’ this week, which is excellent news for those wishing to experience all this diverse country has to offer over the coming months.

The red list has reduced from 54 countries to just 7, meaning that Britons can now travel to 47 more countries without having to spend £2,285 per person on a 10-day hotel quarantine upon their return.

Fully vaccinated travellers now only need to take a PCR test on day 2 of their arrival back in the…

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