Official Travel Information
Information and tips on visiting the USA
October 26, 2017 Aviation Security Policy Update
The United States is a welcoming destination of limitless possibilities that protects the safety of more than 75 million visitors from around the world each year. As measures implemented to protect and welcome visitors may vary, all travelers should check with their airline for the latest security updates and recommended arrival times in advance of their flight to the USA. The latest aviation security policy information is available at: https://www.dhs.gov/aviation-security.
For the most up-to-date information regarding U.S. travel policies, please refer to the following resources as you make your travel arrangements to the USA:
- U.S. Customs and Border Protection: www.CBP.gov
- U.S. Department of State: travel.state.gov
- Nearest U.S. embassy or consulate: www.USEmbassy.gov
Welcome to the USA! Here you will find lots of great information and tips on visiting the USA. We’ve done the research for you so you can just enjoy your trip. Being prepared early and knowing what to expect will help you ease into the USA way of life.
No two trips are alike, so you will find information in this section for a variety of trip types. Whether you prefer staying in a resort or camping under the stars, we’ve included the details you need to be safe and happy on your USA trip.
While you’ll find many of the things you already love, and discover new ones, there are a few things that are different here. Take for example our units of measurement, our electricity, our business hours and official public holidays. We suggest you begin with a brief overview of U.S. customs and culture. From here, you will find information covers family travel, activity planning, shopping and an overview of the country’s health and safety information. No matter if your trip length is two days or two months, these sections will help make you an informed traveler.
Have a great trip!
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