Spain has put a region into lockdown after a spike in coronavirus. Sergia in northeastern Catalonia is locked down, with 200,000 residents affected.
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Just as holiday hopes were looking up for Britons, with quarantine rules scrapped for travel between Spain and the UK.
An air bridge deal enables Britons to travel to and from Spain without having to self-isolate after travel.
However, there has been another coronavirus blow in a certain region of the country.
Sergia, 90 miles west of Barcelona, has been locked down.
People cannot to go into or leave the area.
Officials have banned visits to care homes and more than 10 people cannot gather.
Those visiting Spain do not have to isolate, but will have to provide mandatory contact information on the Spain Travel Health website or app.
There will also be a temperature check and visual health assessment on entry.
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What are the current rules for Britons when it comes to overseas travel?
From the 6th July, Brits can go on holiday or visit loved ones without having to self-isolate on return if travelling to countries with an air bridge deal.
The Department of Transport said: “This will mean that holidaymakers travelling to and from certain destinations will not need to self-isolate on either leg of their journey.”
It added that the list of exempt countries will be “kept under constant review, so that if the health risks increase, self-isolation measures can be re-introduced to help stop the spread of the disease into England.”
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The UK has a traffic light grading system in place, with countries either green or amber.
Green is the safest ranking.
FULL LIST OF COUNTRIES WITH QUARANTINE EXEMPTION
ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
BONAIRE, SINT EUSTATIUS & SABA
ST KITTS AND NEVIS
ST PIERRE AND MIQUELON
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
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