Tips on Preserving Your Passport While on Travel

Your passport is probably the most important document that you can possess when you are travelling abroad. Thus, keeping them in safe custody while in an alien country demands some attentive measures as this is the one document which is the proof of your identity and if you are amidst any trouble, this is what bails you put of your critical situation. Losing your passport abroad might fetch you into consequences which would be far-fetched to say the least. Thus, we would try to figure out through this discourse the necessities and the ways out of preserving your most important possession during the span of your travel. Continue reading

Iranian Female Soccer Star Faces Husband-Imposed Travel Ban

Iranian Female Soccer Star Faces Husband-Imposed Travel Ban
In Iran, however, married women need the consent of their husbands to leave the country and can be banned from traveling abroad if their spouses do not sign the paperwork needed to obtain or renew a passport. Ardalan says her husband, a sports …
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U.S. travelers may face passport renewal crunch
The U.S. State Department fears a crush to renew passports beginning in 2016, much as we experienced when new passport regulations led to prolonged delays in processing in 2007. Brenda Sprague, deputy assistant secretary for passport services, …
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New Yorkers May Need New IDs For Air Travel In 2016

New Yorkers May Need New IDs For Air Travel In 2016
“Compliant” IDs that will be accepted by authorities in those four states include passports, passport cards, U.S. military identification or permanent resident cards. Children from the four restricted states that are under 18-years-old still do not …
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Travel Advice
-For certain countries your passport must be valid for 6 months after the date you travel, check the entry requirements before you go. -Take photocopies of your … details in your passport. This will make it much easier for us to contact someone if …
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Thinking foreign this fall? Here are Denver's top 10 international travel

Thinking foreign this fall? Here are Denver's top 10 international travel
Plan ahead to make sure travel plans are not delayed by the passport application process. … Refer to the U.S. Department of State's current list of travel advisories and register all international travel plans with the Smart Traveler Enrollment …
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Cumberland County Clerk's Office Extends Hours Today
Because of the increased demand for passports, processing time can take up to four to six weeks at a minimum and the expedited application comes with an additional cost of $ 60. To be considered for a U.S. passport, regardless of age, an applicant must …
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Travel: Head to southwest Texas for a trio of vacation spots

Travel: Head to southwest Texas for a trio of vacation spots
Only for this Texas experience, you need a passport. …. Driving lanes back up at rush hour, but customs and border agents told me the goal is to keep the wait under an hour, and walkers and cyclists hurry on the pedestrian lanes to jobs and appointments.
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Pearls of Wisdom
"Stop and think, folks: No passport in the European Union. Once you get past Italy or Greece, you're free to go anywhere in the EU." "A better life that generations of hardworking Europeans have built up is now being swarmed over from war-torn regions …
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OnStar Joins Fastest Mobile Networks
Our Fastest Mobile Networks cars are on the road this week, collecting 3G and 4G speed and coverage data all around the country. This year, we have an extra connection in all three of our cars that we're looking forward to testing: OnStar 4G LTE.
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Talk about Travel
We're in Chicago, and traveling to Venice in November for a cruise, and am intrigued but skeptical about the $ 700 RT flight on Turkish Air, with an overnight stop in Istanbul. (Other airlines are $ 1150-1300.) Online reviews are really hit or miss with …
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Lindsey Graham on Iran's Nuclear Program
Four thousand foreign passport holders intermingled with ISIL, and growing, an existential threat to the state of Israel. And our response is to disarm and reduce our capabilities in a variety of ways to defend our values and our nation. If there were …
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China denying passports to restrict travel of Muslims and other minorities

China denying passports to restrict travel of Muslims and other minorities
Yet the story is vastly different for groups targeted by the ruling Communist Party, which has long denied passports to dissidents who might embarrass the party overseas. Now that most Chinese can easily obtain passports, eroding barriers to travel …
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Day tripping from all corners of the Upper Peninsula
The Upper Peninsula has so many places to see and things to do that the options for day trips are pretty much endless. But here are a few ideas for day trips no matter what part of the U.P. you happen to call home. The weather is finally nice in the …
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US updates its travel advisory to Lebanon

US updates its travel advisory to Lebanon
The State Department warned that that U.S. citizens living and working in Lebanon should understand that they accept the risks of remaining in the country and should carefully consider those risks. … These attacks, normally consisting of a few …
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Coming, Passport Service at Your Nearest post office
India Post and the Ministry of External Affairs are in discussions to offer one-stop passport solutions at post offices across the country soon, said Merwin Alexander, Post Master General of Chennai City region. Once the proposal is … Further, India …
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An innocent abroad: Hunters in the Dark is a shady portrait of travel
A $ 100 bill in his pocket allows him to find lodgings and a local phone. He decides to set up shop as a freelance teacher of English – but under the name of the American, Simon. Hey, presto – a client arrives in the form of the exceedingly fetching …
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VP Binay's wife gets third and last approval needed for travel to US

VP Binay's wife gets third and last approval needed for travel to US
If Mrs. Binay fails to undertake the travel abroad, she must still, within five days from the expected return, present herself to the clerk of court with photocopies of pages of her passport which must not bear any stamp of departure from or entry into …
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Government considers adopting Mx as honorific for transgenders
Eunuchs already have the option of writing their sex as "E" instead of "M" or "F" in online passport applications. Last month, a bill on … "With the honorific plan, it shows they not only want to give us equal rights but respect too." The Telegraph …
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How to get a Passport. 5 easy steps – Passport Kings Travel Video

Today on the 2nd episode of the relaunch of Passport Kings, I will go over with you, the five / 5 easy steps of getting your US Passport. A Passport King is grounded until he gets this important…
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