As tentative signs start to emerge of a revival for the travel industry, our minds are turning to potential holiday destinations for this summer.
France, as our closest neighbour barring Ireland, makes sense for a first international sojourn.
But can British holidaymakers get there? And will we be welcome if we do?
Here’s everything you need to know.
Am I allowed to travel to France from the UK?
At the moment, the Foreign Office is advising against all non-essential international travel – including to France.
The ban was initially put in place to avoid Britons getting stuck abroad as flight routes shut down; now that airlines are looking to restart summer flying programmes, this could change.
The FCO says its advice is under “constant review”.
Its advice doesn’t make travel abroad “illegal” as such – but it does invalidate your travel insurance and means you may find it tricky