The second level of protection comes in the form of “flexible bookings” something many big-name airlines such as British Airways and easyJet are offering.
“The ability to cancel or change your booking is so important right now,” said the money saving expert.
“Package holidays from travel agents and travel firms have strong protection.
“This tends to occur when you’re booking two or more things at the same time.
“Then if Covid restrictions stop the trip you are due a refund within 14 days.
“However, this is not just if you have to quarantine – it would have to stop your holiday.”
Things may be a little trickier for self-catered holidays, which is why customers are advised to always read the small print of their hotel or flight booking before purchasing.
“If you’re doing hotel or self-catering ensure a cheap option to change,” he explained.
“If you’re booking an overseas hotel and it’s open but we can’t go to that country you’re going to struggle to get a refund for it.
This post originally appeared on Daily Express :: Travel Feed