Reader question: Do I still have to self-isolate in France even if I am fully vaccinated?
France

Reader question: Do I still have to self-isolate in France even if I am fully vaccinated?

Being fully vaccinated gives you various benefits - apart from the obvious one of protection from developing the most serious forms of Covid - but do you still need to follow the rules on self-isolation in France?

How unvaccinated people can use France’s health passport
France

How unvaccinated people can use France’s health passport

France introduces health pass for cafés, bars and trains
France

France introduces health pass for cafés, bars and trains

How tourists and visitors in France can get a Covid test
France

How tourists and visitors in France can get a Covid test

‘If I’m not careful, it’ll end badly’: Covid fears haunt Spain’s transplant patients despite vaccines
Spain

‘If I’m not careful, it’ll end badly’: Covid fears haunt Spain’s transplant patients despite vaccines

Restaurants, festivals and crowds: What changes in France on Wednesday?
France

Restaurants, festivals and crowds: What changes in France on Wednesday?

Mallorca student trip sparks huge Covid-19 cluster in Spain
Spain

Mallorca student trip sparks huge Covid-19 cluster in Spain

Face masks to cafés: What Covid-19 rules are still in place in France?
France

Face masks to cafés: What Covid-19 rules are still in place in France?

Where do you still need to wear a face mask in France?
France

Where do you still need to wear a face mask in France?

Curfew, bars, travel and health passports: What rules are in place in France right now?
France

Curfew, bars, travel and health passports: What rules are in place in France right now?

QR codes and sign-ins – how France’s reopened restaurants keep track of customers
France

QR codes and sign-ins – how France’s reopened restaurants keep track of customers

French health minister: Anyone who has had Covid only needs one vaccine dose
France

French health minister: Anyone who has had Covid only needs one vaccine dose

IN DETAIL: What are the rules on travel into France from within the EU
France

IN DETAIL: What are the rules on travel into France from within the EU

EXPLAINED: How to book an appointment for the Covid-19 vaccine in France
France

EXPLAINED: How to book an appointment for the Covid-19 vaccine in France

UPDATE: How to get the French vaccination certificate (and what to do if you don’t have a carte vitale)
France

UPDATE: How to get the French vaccination certificate (and what to do if you don’t have a carte vitale)

LATEST: When will you be eligible for the Covid vaccine in France?
France

LATEST: When will you be eligible for the Covid vaccine in France?

Can I use a foreign vaccination certificate to access France’s health passport?
France

Can I use a foreign vaccination certificate to access France’s health passport?

EXPLAINED: How under 50s in France can book a Covid vaccine appointment
France

EXPLAINED: How under 50s in France can book a Covid vaccine appointment

The French vocab you need to get a Covid test in France
France

The French vocab you need to get a Covid test in France

Reader question: Why was I refused a vaccine in the Swiss canton of Geneva despite an SMS invitation?
Switzerland

Reader question: Why was I refused a vaccine in the Swiss canton of Geneva despite an SMS invitation?

Pope calls for a quicker vaccine rollout in Italy’s Easter Sunday message
Italy

Pope calls for a quicker vaccine rollout in Italy’s Easter Sunday message

MAP: The parts of rural France where Covid rates are rising the fastest
France

MAP: The parts of rural France where Covid rates are rising the fastest

UPDATE: Is all coronavirus testing now free in Switzerland?
Switzerland

UPDATE: Is all coronavirus testing now free in Switzerland?

EU vaccine chief hopes for tourism boost as he unveils Covid-19 ‘health passport’

EU vaccine chief hopes for tourism boost as he unveils Covid-19 ‘health passport’

REVEALED: Just how bad is the third Covid wave hitting France compared to previous spikes?
France

REVEALED: Just how bad is the third Covid wave hitting France compared to previous spikes?

Barcelona to hold Covid trial concert with 5,000 people as big festivals get cancelled
Spain

Barcelona to hold Covid trial concert with 5,000 people as big festivals get cancelled

‘First come, first served’: How to get the vaccine sooner in Switzerland
Switzerland

‘First come, first served’: How to get the vaccine sooner in Switzerland

Reader question: Are antigen tests sufficient for entry into Switzerland?
Switzerland

Reader question: Are antigen tests sufficient for entry into Switzerland?

Switzerland’s Roche reports promising results from anti-Covid cocktail

Switzerland’s Roche reports promising results from anti-Covid cocktail

Reader question: Can I travel to France if I’ve had both doses of the Covid vaccine?
France

Reader question: Can I travel to France if I’ve had both doses of the Covid vaccine?

Rule of six, picnics and dinners – what are the new rules on socialising in France?
France

Rule of six, picnics and dinners – what are the new rules on socialising in France?

Germany to enter strict Easter lockdown to fight ‘new pandemic’
Germany

Germany to enter strict Easter lockdown to fight ‘new pandemic’

EXPLAINED: These are Germany’s planned new lockdown measures
Germany

EXPLAINED: These are Germany’s planned new lockdown measures

EXPLAINED: What are the rules of France’s nationwide curfew?
France

EXPLAINED: What are the rules of France’s nationwide curfew?

‘A new wave’: Concern in Switzerland as Covid numbers continue to climb
Switzerland

‘A new wave’: Concern in Switzerland as Covid numbers continue to climb

Number of thrombosis cases following AstraZeneca jab rises to 13 in Germany
Germany

Number of thrombosis cases following AstraZeneca jab rises to 13 in Germany

Will holidays in France be possible this year?
France

Will holidays in France be possible this year?

The French vocab you need to get the Covid vaccine
France

The French vocab you need to get the Covid vaccine

Covid-19: Is Switzerland entering the third wave of the pandemic?
Switzerland

Covid-19: Is Switzerland entering the third wave of the pandemic?

LATEST: Who can travel to France from outside the EU?
France

LATEST: Who can travel to France from outside the EU?

Germany still has ‘three or four tough months’ to go, says Merkel
Germany

Germany still has ‘three or four tough months’ to go, says Merkel

Covid-19: Who will get the 532,000 new vaccine doses arriving in Italy?
Italy

Covid-19: Who will get the 532,000 new vaccine doses arriving in Italy?

Covid weekend lockdown extended in French Riviera, Nice and Dunkirk
France

Covid weekend lockdown extended in French Riviera, Nice and Dunkirk

Austria suspends use of batch of Covid jab after death of nurse
Austria

Austria suspends use of batch of Covid jab after death of nurse

Italy’s health minister wants to use AstraZeneca vaccine for over 65s
Italy

Italy’s health minister wants to use AstraZeneca vaccine for over 65s

EXPLAINED: What are the rules in the parts of France on weekend lockdown?
France

EXPLAINED: What are the rules in the parts of France on weekend lockdown?

Gibraltar to vaccinate its Spanish cross-border workers
Spain

Gibraltar to vaccinate its Spanish cross-border workers

Spain could receive up to 45 million tourists in 2021 if vaccine targets met, study
Spain

Spain could receive up to 45 million tourists in 2021 if vaccine targets met, study

Spain’s 17 regions leaning towards keeping borders closed over Easter
Spain

Spain’s 17 regions leaning towards keeping borders closed over Easter

Italy blocks export of 250,000 AstraZeneca vaccine doses to Australia
Italy

Italy blocks export of 250,000 AstraZeneca vaccine doses to Australia

Covid-19: Bologna turns red as whole province goes into lockdown on Thursday
Italy

Covid-19: Bologna turns red as whole province goes into lockdown on Thursday

Swiss to vote in June on government’s Covid restrictions
Switzerland

Swiss to vote in June on government’s Covid restrictions

LATEST: How France’s Covid-19 vaccine programme unrolls
France

LATEST: How France’s Covid-19 vaccine programme unrolls

German commission may do U-turn on AstraZeneca jab for elderly
Germany

German commission may do U-turn on AstraZeneca jab for elderly

How Spain’s Valencia region plans to ease Covid-19 restrictions in March
Spain

How Spain’s Valencia region plans to ease Covid-19 restrictions in March

Head of Germany’s ‘wise men’ council warns against quick end to lockdown
Germany

Head of Germany’s ‘wise men’ council warns against quick end to lockdown

Why the Swiss are so spooked by using debt to prop up economy
Switzerland

Why the Swiss are so spooked by using debt to prop up economy

Here’s how Germany’s sport and cultural venues plan to reopen safely
Germany

Here’s how Germany’s sport and cultural venues plan to reopen safely

France increases Covid quarantine period to 10 days
France

France increases Covid quarantine period to 10 days

Spanish police seize 4 million fake medical-grade masks
Spain

Spanish police seize 4 million fake medical-grade masks

Employees in Germany see biggest drop in wages in more than a decade
Germany

Employees in Germany see biggest drop in wages in more than a decade

February holidays in France – what are the rules and the official advice?
France

February holidays in France – what are the rules and the official advice?

Here’s when parents in Germany will receive a one-off €150 ‘Kinderbonus’ payment
Germany

Here’s when parents in Germany will receive a one-off €150 ‘Kinderbonus’ payment

German government dampens hopes of relaxing lockdown ahead of crunch talks
Germany

German government dampens hopes of relaxing lockdown ahead of crunch talks

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Tuesday
Switzerland

Today in Switzerland: A round-up of the latest news on Tuesday

Italy’s Renzi wants ex-ECB boss Draghi to become prime minister: report
Italy

Italy’s Renzi wants ex-ECB boss Draghi to become prime minister: report

Germany has already secured vaccines for next year: report
Germany

Germany has already secured vaccines for next year: report

Norway to ramp up vaccinations despite delivery concerns
Norway

Norway to ramp up vaccinations despite delivery concerns

How a Swedish film festival is offering a nurse downtime during pandemic
Sweden

How a Swedish film festival is offering a nurse downtime during pandemic

Germany threatens legal action if pharma firms ‘favour other countries’
Germany

Germany threatens legal action if pharma firms ‘favour other countries’

Winter onset in north Germany brings snow, sledging and police controls
Germany

Winter onset in north Germany brings snow, sledging and police controls

IN NUMBERS: The first month of France’s Covid vaccine programme
France

IN NUMBERS: The first month of France’s Covid vaccine programme

LATEST: UK travel ban – who can come to France and what do they need?
France

LATEST: UK travel ban – who can come to France and what do they need?

Hack attacks on distance learning in Germany lead to fears of child exposure to pornography
Germany

Hack attacks on distance learning in Germany lead to fears of child exposure to pornography

‘Important for our mental health’: Why Spanish culture has stayed open over winter
Spain

‘Important for our mental health’: Why Spanish culture has stayed open over winter

Calls grow in Merkel’s party for end to German lockdown in February
Germany

Calls grow in Merkel’s party for end to German lockdown in February

EXPLAINED: Which types of face mask are now recommended for everyday use in France
France

EXPLAINED: Which types of face mask are now recommended for everyday use in France

MAP: Where to find the Covid vaccine centre closest to you
France

MAP: Where to find the Covid vaccine centre closest to you

Michelin unveils Covid-era France picks despite criticism
France

Michelin unveils Covid-era France picks despite criticism

EXPLAINED: Where and how to get a Covid-19 test in France
France

EXPLAINED: Where and how to get a Covid-19 test in France

‘No travel until late May’, warns German government
Germany

‘No travel until late May’, warns German government

MAP: The 25 départements in France with a 6pm curfew
France

MAP: The 25 départements in France with a 6pm curfew

Calendar: The next key dates in France’s timetable for Covid-19 restrictions
France

Calendar: The next key dates in France’s timetable for Covid-19 restrictions

Spain moves to clear up travel confusion for returning British residents
Spain

Spain moves to clear up travel confusion for returning British residents

Spain detects first cases of infectious British Covid variant
Spain

Spain detects first cases of infectious British Covid variant

Sweden is looking to plug its housing gap by converting offices and shops
Sweden

Sweden is looking to plug its housing gap by converting offices and shops

Spain suspends flights from UK but allows residents to return
Spain

Spain suspends flights from UK but allows residents to return

Spain ‘to register’ those who refuse to have Covid-19 vaccine
Spain

Spain ‘to register’ those who refuse to have Covid-19 vaccine

How Germany’s largest Covid jab site is getting ready for business
Germany

How Germany’s largest Covid jab site is getting ready for business

What can you do in France over Christmas under Covid-19 rules?
France

What can you do in France over Christmas under Covid-19 rules?

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 ‘resurgence’ and urges families to wear face masks at Christmas

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 ‘resurgence’ and urges families to wear face masks at Christmas

What changes in France on Tuesday as lockdown is eased
France

What changes in France on Tuesday as lockdown is eased

Spain plans to welcome back tourists without restrictions from March 2021
Spain

Spain plans to welcome back tourists without restrictions from March 2021

‘I doubt it’ll go smoothly’: The struggles of getting home for Christmas from Spain
Spain

‘I doubt it’ll go smoothly’: The struggles of getting home for Christmas from Spain

These maps will help you understand the current state of the pandemic in Germany
Germany

These maps will help you understand the current state of the pandemic in Germany

‘We invented work’: German bars tell of struggle to keep busy during lockdown
Germany

‘We invented work’: German bars tell of struggle to keep busy during lockdown

Spain to vaccinate third of population by June: PM
Spain

Spain to vaccinate third of population by June: PM

Where can you travel to from France once French lockdown ends?
France

Where can you travel to from France once French lockdown ends?

France prepares 5-stage plan for Covid-19 vaccination campaign
France

France prepares 5-stage plan for Covid-19 vaccination campaign

France to allow winter resorts to open… but ski lifts will remain closed
France

France to allow winter resorts to open… but ski lifts will remain closed

UPDATE: Your questions answered about international travel to and from France
France

UPDATE: Your questions answered about international travel to and from France

Germany says coronavirus vaccinations could ‘start before end of year’
Germany

Germany says coronavirus vaccinations could ‘start before end of year’

EXPLAINED: Why certain parts of Switzerland are to vote on coronavirus measures
Switzerland

EXPLAINED: Why certain parts of Switzerland are to vote on coronavirus measures

France set to reopen stores for festive season as Covid-19 numbers drop
France

France set to reopen stores for festive season as Covid-19 numbers drop

German coronavirus cases reach record of over 21,000 in a day
Germany

German coronavirus cases reach record of over 21,000 in a day

Update: What are the Covid rules on travelling between the UK and Germany?
Germany

Update: What are the Covid rules on travelling between the UK and Germany?

Attestations: The three permission forms you need in France to leave your home
France

Attestations: The three permission forms you need in France to leave your home

Why is the UK spending money on ads in Germany against false Covid information?
Germany

Why is the UK spending money on ads in Germany against false Covid information?

Here are six sports that you can still do during Germany’s November lockdown
Germany

Here are six sports that you can still do during Germany’s November lockdown

What international travel services still run in France?
France

What international travel services still run in France?

What are the rules on grocery shopping together during France’s second lockdown?
France

What are the rules on grocery shopping together during France’s second lockdown?

How and where to get a Covid-19 test in France
France

How and where to get a Covid-19 test in France

Swiss police intervene as anti-Covid protesters disrupt medics march
Switzerland

Swiss police intervene as anti-Covid protesters disrupt medics march

School closures rise in France as government relaxes rules for parents
France

School closures rise in France as government relaxes rules for parents

What are the new restrictions in and around Marseille?
France

What are the new restrictions in and around Marseille?

Italy registers more than 1,000 new Covid cases in a single day
Italy

Italy registers more than 1,000 new Covid cases in a single day

Travellers from America banned from France without negative Covid-19 test
France

Travellers from America banned from France without negative Covid-19 test

Swiss giant Novartis halts COVID-19 hydroxychloroquine study
Switzerland

Swiss giant Novartis halts COVID-19 hydroxychloroquine study

Q&A: Answers to your questions about the rules of France’s second lockdown
France

Q&A: Answers to your questions about the rules of France’s second lockdown

UPDATE: The ‘essential’ reasons people in France can leave their homes during the new lockdown
France

UPDATE: The ‘essential’ reasons people in France can leave their homes during the new lockdown

What closes and what stays open during France’s second Covid-19 lockdown?
France

What closes and what stays open during France’s second Covid-19 lockdown?

UPDATE: What are the rules of France’s second coronavirus lockdown?
France

UPDATE: What are the rules of France’s second coronavirus lockdown?

Another lockdown in France? What we can expect from Macron’s speech
France

Another lockdown in France? What we can expect from Macron’s speech

MAP: These are the areas of France under curfew
France

MAP: These are the areas of France under curfew

EXPLAINED: How does France’s Covid-19 alert system work?
France

EXPLAINED: How does France’s Covid-19 alert system work?

What are the rules of France’s new nighttime curfew?
France

What are the rules of France’s new nighttime curfew?

MAP: Which parts of France are officially on alert for Covid-19?
France

MAP: Which parts of France are officially on alert for Covid-19?

Two Spanish regions impose new Covid restrictions
Spain

Two Spanish regions impose new Covid restrictions

What to do if you catch Covid-19 in France
France

What to do if you catch Covid-19 in France

MAP: Where in France are Covid-19 cases rising and which areas are low risk?
France

MAP: Where in France are Covid-19 cases rising and which areas are low risk?

IN DETAIL: The new Covid-19 restrictions to be enforced in Paris
France

IN DETAIL: The new Covid-19 restrictions to be enforced in Paris

ANALYSIS: The danger is France’s Covid-19 strategy could fail on both counts
France

ANALYSIS: The danger is France’s Covid-19 strategy could fail on both counts

Covid-19 deaths in France rise for the first time since lockdown
France

Covid-19 deaths in France rise for the first time since lockdown

Parisians urged to restrict social lives as Nice toughens health restrictions
France

Parisians urged to restrict social lives as Nice toughens health restrictions

What you need to know about France’s new testing policy
France

What you need to know about France’s new testing policy

UPDATE: Where are France’s ‘elevated’ and ‘moderate’ Covid-19 zones?
France

UPDATE: Where are France’s ‘elevated’ and ‘moderate’ Covid-19 zones?

Macron promises new ‘regional decisions’ in fight against Covid-19 second wave
France

Macron promises new ‘regional decisions’ in fight against Covid-19 second wave

More schools close in France as government acts to protect parents’ wages
France

More schools close in France as government acts to protect parents’ wages

How France’s ‘chaotic’ Covid-19 testing strategy is causing a real headache
France

How France’s ‘chaotic’ Covid-19 testing strategy is causing a real headache

Will international students still come to France this year?
France

Will international students still come to France this year?

ANALYSIS: Will Macron’s €100,000,000,000 rescue plan be enough to save France?
France

ANALYSIS: Will Macron’s €100,000,000,000 rescue plan be enough to save France?

EXPLAINED: Who is entitled to free face masks in France
France

EXPLAINED: Who is entitled to free face masks in France

MAP: The French towns and cities where face masks are compulsory outdoors
France

MAP: The French towns and cities where face masks are compulsory outdoors

Lyon and Rouen declare face masks compulsory in outdoor areas
France

Lyon and Rouen declare face masks compulsory in outdoor areas

Fabric, surgical or filter – what are the rules in France on mask types?
France

Fabric, surgical or filter – what are the rules in France on mask types?

Which countries in Europe have done the best job in handling the virus crisis?

Which countries in Europe have done the best job in handling the virus crisis?

‘Lockdown plans are ready’ – French Prime Minister lays out strategy to curb Covid-19 spread
France

‘Lockdown plans are ready’ – French Prime Minister lays out strategy to curb Covid-19 spread

Paris could face bar closures as coronavirus cases hit new daily record
France

Paris could face bar closures as coronavirus cases hit new daily record

Which French workplaces have the most coronavirus infections?
France

Which French workplaces have the most coronavirus infections?

Where in France is it compulsory to wear a mask in the street?
France

Where in France is it compulsory to wear a mask in the street?

France makes masks mandatory in workplaces from September
France

France makes masks mandatory in workplaces from September

French unions call for stricter Covid-19 health rules in schools
France

French unions call for stricter Covid-19 health rules in schools

EXPLAINED: How do Paris’ new mask rules work?
France

EXPLAINED: How do Paris’ new mask rules work?

Last-minute Covid tests and surgical masks – what to expect when flying from the USA to France
France

Last-minute Covid tests and surgical masks – what to expect when flying from the USA to France

IN DETAIL: When and where is it compulsory to wear a mask in France?
France

IN DETAIL: When and where is it compulsory to wear a mask in France?

Emergency in France: Who to call and what to say
France

Emergency in France: Who to call and what to say

The French Covid-19 health rules and guidelines still in place
France

The French Covid-19 health rules and guidelines still in place

Passengers warned forms still needed for travelling to the UK from France
France

Passengers warned forms still needed for travelling to the UK from France