Important News & Travel Updates

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  • Second U.S. passport

    Do I Need A Second U.S. Passport?

    In order to obtain a second U.S. passport you must be eligible to apply for one of the following reasons according to Million Mile Secrets: 1. If you have a stamp from a country which will deny you entrance to another. For example, Middle Eastern countries such as Lebanon...
  • summer travel

    Summer Travel Is On The Rise

    If you are a frequent traveler or an airline/airport employee, then you are familiar with annual summer travel. This is the time of year where we see a huge jump in people traveling during the 13-week summer vacation season. “This summer U.S. airlines are anticipating that a record 257.4...
  • REAL ID Virginia

    REAL ID Virginia Updates

    The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicle reminds its residents that the REAL ID deadline is quickly approaching. Those who are interested in updating their driver’s license to be REAL ID compliant, should begin the process as soon as possible. To obtain your REAL ID Virginia driver’s license, The VA...
  • Maryland REAL ID

    Maryland REAL ID Updates

    To reduce wait times for Maryland REAL ID cards, the Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration is extending service hours at seven branch offices beginning Tuesday, May 7th. With only a year and half left, the Maryland MVA plans on taking on an additional 3,000 appointments a day...
  • Travel Companion

    Travel Companions: Latest Trend For Affordable Travel

    Traveling with a group of friends can be tons of fun and can save some cash for your wallet. Traveling with friends is great but you will most likely be spending your vacation collaborating on what you will be doing all together. Unfortunately, this could lead to you getting...
  • Travel to Cuba

    U.S. Travel Restrictions Against Cuba

    President Donald Trump and his administration will be enforcing restrictions against Americans looking to travel to Cuba. “The Department of Treasury will implement further regulatory changes to restrict non-family travel to Cuba…These new measures will help steer American dollars away from the Cuban regime” explained national security adviser, John...
  • Facial recognition technology

    Facial Recognition Technology Coming to TPA

    Facial recognition technology is making its way to Tampa International Airport, coming summer 2019. The change is part of a requirement by the federal government to start using facial recognition on all outgoing international flights. Officials spearheading the upcoming changes state “The goal is to replace passports and boarding...
  • Passport status

    What Is My Passport Status?

    Since the passing of the REAL ID Act (a federal law that affects how states issue driver’s licenses and ID cards to be acceptable for federal purposes, such as boarding a domestic flight or entering a military or federal facility), applying for a new identification card is now taking...