Important News & Travel Updates

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  • North Carolina REAL ID

    North Carolina REAL ID

    Like many other states, North Carolina will begin enforcing the new REAL ID Act beginning October 1, 2020. The North Carolina REAL ID will give residents access to federal buildings, military installations, nuclear sites, and TSA security check points. For residents who do not wish to update their ID...
  • California REAL ID extension

    California REAL ID Extension

    The California REAL ID extension is now April 1, 2019, giving the state and its residents an additional three months to prepare before the deadline, confirmed by the California Department of Motor Vehicles and the Department of Homeland Security.   The extension will grant those with a valid California...
  • Oregon Driver's License

    Oregon Driver’s License to Update in 2019

    Residents renewing their Oregon driver’s license can expect to see some new changes beginning early 2019. Last updated in 2003, the Oregon driver’s license will show off a more colorful look as part of the new card’s security features. The new features will make it more difficult to alter...
  • REALID Act updates

    Real ID Act Updates

    Planning a vacation takes a lot of work. There’s a lot to consider from purchasing tickets, packing, and even trying not to miss your flight. The last thing a traveler needs to worry about is being turned away at the gate due to not having proper identification.   The...
  • Passport stamped

    Are Passports Becoming A Thing Of The Past?

    If you are an avid traveler, having your passport stamped is a great achievement. The little book of stamps is your testament of your adventures around the world. However, those stamps may one day be a thing of the past. Canada, Australia, South Korea, as well as several other...
  • Stress free travel

    Tips for Stress Free Travel

    Over packing, rigorous itineraries, jumping from hotel to hotel, stressing about transportation, and tour reservations. Does this sound familiar? Doesn’t seem very relaxing despite it supposed to be a vacation!   Luckily, we’ve got a few strategies that could help you with stress free travel. Spend more time enjoying...
  • REAL ID deadline

    REAL ID Deadline Coming

    All of this talk about a REAL ID deadline, but how does this affect you and your travel plans? There’s still time to prepare, as the official deadline is October 1, 2020, which means anyone in the US will need a REAL ID to pass through TSA security checkpoints...
  • Holiday road travel

    Tips on Holiday Road Travel

    The holidays are a wonderful time of year surrounded by family and friends. For many of us, being able to spend the holidays with friends and family requires us to travel. This may mean driving in the snow, ice, or sleet. Luckily, we’ve got a few great tips on...