Resources

Please note that many of these links apply to only U.S. citizens

Going somewhere? Check out these free resources to help you on your travels!

Travel Resources to Help Guide You

U.S. Department of State Travel Information

Up to date travel information, downloadable forms and applications, and everything you need to make your journey a smooth one.

Passport Information and Requirements

Learn about new passport regulations, download an application to get or renew a passport, check the status of a passport application online.

Travel Warnings

Find out if your destination is safe to visit.

Consular Information Sheets

Fact sheets on every country in the world.

Transportation Security Administration

Find out what you are permitted to take on the plane.

Screening Process

Learn what to expect during the screening process.

TSA Pre-Check

Find out how to apply for this expedited screening program.

U.S. Customs

You should be aware of the rules for bringing items back from your trip and into the United States.    

Universal Currency Converter

Convert any currency.

Beach Temperatures

Coastal Water Temperature Guide

Weather

Weather conditions around the world

Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Airline On-Time Statistics and Delay Causes

Flight Status-Air Traffic Control System Command Center

Check current airport conditions and flight delays

World Time Zones

Check the time around the world.

Travel Articles

10 Ways to Splurge vs. Save – The Travel Edition
10 Ways to Splurge vs. Save – The Travel Edition

Do you ever wonder about where to splurge vs. save on vacation? Travel can be expensive, and even more so when you think of all the things you want to do and don’t want to miss out on when you take that dream vacation. I’m planning my family trip now to Germany and...

5 Luxury Vacations to Add to Your Travel Dream List List
5 Luxury Vacations to Add to Your Travel Dream List List

Have you thought about your travel dream list lately (dream list sounds so much better than bucket list)? I have. I do that a lot, especially since I plan so many trips for people that include my own list of destinations and experiences, such as an amazing trip to...