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

Join me on an amazing Scandinavian adventure in 2023
Join me on an amazing Scandinavian adventure in 2023

I realize 2023 seems so far away, and you’re probably thinking I’m crazy, but it’s not as far as it seems.  And this is such an exciting cruise that I don’t want you to miss out! Join me on an amazing Scandinavian adventure to Iceland and Norway July 16-27, 2023 on...

10 Amazing Festivals Around the World that You Must Check Out
10 Amazing Festivals Around the World that You Must Check Out

One of the great things about traveling is attending a local festival or fair, and seeing how different regions of the world celebrate different holidays, events, and traditions.  It’s a fun addition to your vacation and adds a nice twist to your memories. This world...