Foreign holiday troubles affect one in four

Over 25% of Dutch holidaymakers have run into trouble abroad, according to foreign ministry research. While most difficulties centre on illness, bad weather and crime, 16% have had problems with their travel documents or run into political unrest, the ministry said.

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