In many countries age, gender and sexual preferences can pose challenges. Understanding the culture and laws in your destination will help things go smoothly.
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From 1 February 2020, the UK is no longer a member of the EU ('Brexit'). There will be a transition period until 31 December 2020, while the EU and UK negotiate new arrangements. If you are an Australian living or working in, or travelling to, the UK or the EU nothing will change in the transition period during 2020, including visa arrangements. This also applies to Australian-British dual nationals.
Medical tourism is when you go overseas for medical treatment. Before you go, gather the information you need. Make informed choices about your medical procedure.
This page provides mature travellers with information to prepare for a hassle-free journey. Properly preparing before you travel will help you have a safe trip.
Many countries don't have the same access, services or support for people with disabilities as Australia. Learn more about travelling with a disability.
All travellers face risks overseas. In certain countries or cultures, women face greater risks than men and may be more vulnerable.
Information and general advice on travelling with children, children travelling without both parents, child custody and international child abduction.
You may get sick from infectious diseases or other health conditions overseas. Find out what vaccinations and other preventative measures can help.