Useful Travel Links
Need to look up information about your destination, like the best place to grab a cup of Cappuccino, what time it is in Zimbabwe, what the currency of Chile is or what the current U.S. Department of State Travel Requirements are for Thailand? Use this page as your resource guide!
U.S. Department of State – Passport Information
Whether you are an American citizen traveling abroad or a foreign citizen traveling to the U.S., get all the information you need before you head overseas. This website contains tips for traveling abroad, passport and visa applications and document requirements.
Obtain worldwide travel announcements and advisories.
CDC Travel Information
This site gives the Center for Disease Control's recommended health precautions and warnings for travelers.
The Universal Currency Converter™, the world's most popular currency tool, allows you to perform interactive foreign exchange rate calculations on the Internet, using live, up-to-the-minute currency rates.
One of the easiest of the international time conversion sites around, ideal in case you need to know what time it is in Zimbabwe, or anywhere else!
The Weather Channel
All you need to know about current weather conditions and three to five day forecasts throughout the world.
Get door-to-door driving directions, detailed maps, plus helpful travel links.
International Health & Vaccination Requirements/CDC
A list of countries and their health requirements or warnings, plus news articles about outbreaks and immunizations. Also included are a geographic travel map and health recommendations.
Federal Aviation Administration – “Bringing Safety to America’s Skies”
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is responsible for the safety of civil aviation. The FAA issues and enforces regulations and aircraft standards and certifies airmen and airports that serve air carriers. They develop air traffic rules, assign the use of airspace and control air traffic.
FAA Tips on Flying with Children
Keep your little ones safe while flying. Learn about the importance of using a child restraint system. It is safer than holding your child in your lap. Most airlines will offer discounts of up to 50% for children less than two years of age.
The Essential Guide to Travelling with a Medical Condition
Most people love to travel and rightly so. The world has so much to explore and enjoy, so why should you be restricted to the UK alone when planning your next holiday? What’s more, if you have a medical condition, you shouldn’t be worried about travelling abroad – as long as you take the right precautions. Instead, it can be pretty easy to journey around the world and see the amazing sights on offer. This is regardless of whether you’re elderly, disabled, or even have a medical condition.
Where will travel take you in 2018? From San Antonio to Slovenia, the Canadian Arctic to Australia’s “Far Outback,” Virtuoso travel advisors weigh in on the top places to visit ¬– both in the headlines and under the radar – in the new year. Also inside our latest issue: New Year’s Eve in NYC, soon-to-launch ships and hotels, world festivals, close-to-home ski retreats, the lowdown on South Carolina’s Lowcountry, on safari in South Africa, and globe-trotting gifts for every travel lover on your list.
Where to Travel in 2018
Eight must-see destinations for the new year.
South Africa’s mix of wild and urban adventures is a total score – especially for first-time safari-goers.
South Carolina: The livin’ is easy in the Lowcountry.
Ask the Advisors
Expert picks for close-to-home ski retreats.
Next year, cruise lines will christen a fleet of new ships with novel onboard attractions that are sure to make a splash.
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