There are many people in the USA as well as all across the globe, who need to travel internationally quite frequently. For making an entry in a foreign place, it is important to have valid visa or permit stamp on the passport. It usually takes few days and even week’s time to get the visa processed, which is affixed on the passport. A traveler might need to visit two places in very short notice and both the places need visa. In such a situation, either the person has to cancel one trip or postpone it later. Also, there are many countries which deny providing visa if the passport has visas from countries, which are not very friendly. Obviously, these can affect business, which is not desirable at all. Continue reading
The first U.S. passports issued to a few number of people led by Benjamin Franklin on an important mission to France were single sheets of one-sided paper with a validity of 3 to 6 months. And obviously those passports were not powerful enough to protect the holder’s from being identity theft. Any forger could take advantage of the weak spots on those papers.
Be rest assured – your little blue book won’t change its color
Like every year, 2017 also brings lots of exciting travel news about new places inside and outside the country to explore. But to do so, you need a valid passport. And you should know how things would shake out for those little books.
Applications for passport are likely to rise
If you still don’t have a passport or have to renew it within next 6 months, apply right now. Continue reading
As you know, a U.S passport is your ticket to the world. It allows you to travel to over 150 nations. Routine passport service processing time ranges between 4 and 6 weeks from the date of receipt of initial application while the expedite service takes about 2 to 3 weeks against additional payment. But if you want to get your passport in as little as just 24 hours, you will find services such as expedited 24-hours passport service that requires you to pay $60 extra. Continue reading
The US passport being the most powerful passport in the planet goes through a lot of queries and there are even a lot of queries regarding this piece of document which are quite confusing to say the least. As such, in this discourse we are going to put some focus on a few aspects related to the US passport which normally confuses us and we get answers in accordance with the number of people we have spoken to regarding them. The discussion will definitely take us a long way in making us knowledgeable regarding the problem areas that haunt us while discussing the issues related to passport. Continue reading
People nowadays need to travel more than ever before. They need to travel for various reasons ranging from hard-core professional issues to fully customized family issues like travel or a visit to some other family member’s place. Now, with the increase in the amount of travel, the consequent traffic has also grown in number which has led to an increase in newer types of hazards in relation to travel. One of these hazards is definitely the increase in the number of cancelled flights which has been putting a lot of people under a lot of problems from various points of view. Continue reading
Are you planning to go on a group trip for your next vacation? If answered yes, you can be ready to meet some like-minded people and make the most out of your dollars. When you see the others being interested in the same itinerary, you tend to be satisfied to be on a trip with people who have the same interest as yours. The cost of the entire trip will cover some sight-seeing of popular tourist spots, meals and some other inclusions will lead to big-time savings. As long as choosing a group trip is concerned, there are hundreds of options. Know how you can find the best group for you. Continue reading
Same day passport to Los Angeles is something a lot of you may be considering if you have to travel urgently on business or even for personal reasons. However, there are certain things you need to know before you can consider getting a passport at such urgent basis. It is very important that you completely understand how to set your expectations in these matters. Let us find out the Top 3 things you need to know.
The purpose of same day passports
Trips, when planned well in advance can be really organized because Continue reading
Are you preparing yourself for world travel? If yes and if you’re planning to travel outside the US, for most part of your journey you will require your passport to be able to fulfill your trip. But did you know that getting that blue booklet for yourself can sometimes turn out to be a big hassle? Although with prior planning and little bit of dedication, you can save yourself from such troubles but how many of us know what to do? When it comes to getting a passport, there is a 6-month expiration rule and the present long processing times. Keeping this in mind when you plan to get yourself a new passport or renew your old one, you need to be careful enough so that there are no reasons for your passport application to hit a roadblock. Here are some possible and potential reasons behind your passport application getting denied. Continue reading
Many a US citizen still think that a trip to the culturally sound, relaxing and beautiful islands of the Caribbean is not possible without the possession of a passport. Inspite of the fact that there is the option of the passport card which helps you travel to these islands through land and also by sea, the primary requisite to get that is a passport which is issued earlier. Thus, ultimately it requires holding a passport in itself. But the recently there has been certain changes in regulations which suggest that you can travel to the following Caribbean destinations without having to bother about your passport.