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  • Six month passport validity requirements

    Six-Month Passport Validity Rule

    Too many international travelers miss their trips because their passport is not valid, even if it’s not expired. This confusing and often overlooked rule requires that your passport be valid for 6 months after the last day of your international trip. Still confused? This means that if your passport...
  • REAL ID status by state

    State-by-State REAL ID Status Updates

    Questions about Real ID Status? The Department of Homeland Security has issued a new series of extensions to a number of states through October 10, 2017 allowing Federal agencies to accept driver’s licenses and identification cards from those states granted extensions or in compliance. Be sure to check out the...
  • Pennsylvania REAL ID News and Updates from Senate Bill 133

    Recent Changes to Pennsylvania REAL ID – Senate Bill 133

    Governor Tom Wolf recently signed The Pennsylvania REAL ID Compliance Act (Act 3 of 2017) which will allow PA to offer its residents REAL ID-compliant driver’s licenses or state identification cards for travel and identification purposes. The use of a REAL ID-compliant form of identification would allow PA residents to...
  • The Latest Travel news surrounding the Zika Virus.

    Zika Virus Travel Information

    Some countries in Africa, the Pacific Islands, Asia, and other regions have reported Zika in the past and may continue to occasionally report new cases. Please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website for the most up-to-date information before you make travel plans.
  • Latest travel news regarding unsafe areas to travel.

    U.S. Department of State: Unsafe Areas to Travel

    Travel Warnings The U.S. Department of State issues Travel Warnings when they want you to consider very carefully whether you should go to a country at all. Examples of reasons for issuing a Travel Warning might include: civil war unstable government ongoing intense crime or violence frequent terrorist attacks...