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TraveLantern Travel Information & Tips for Confident Travel



Travel can be exciting or it can be overwhelming. We believe that successful travel depends on great planning. Therefore, we’ve provided some useful tips to ensure you have a safe, well-informed and fun journey. Continue reading to get important information that will serve to help when traveling within the US and abroad.

It’s a fact that today’s traveler has to keep adjusting to a shifting global reality. Even for the seasoned traveler, what worked a year go may be dated today. That’s why TraveLantern has compiled the most up-to-date data to help you navigate this new travel landscape.

Whether You’re Traveling Abroad for the First Time or You’re a Regular Business Traveler, We Have Tips On:

Using Wifi Safely and Securely

Getting a Visa

Keeping Your Money Safe

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Travel Safe and Healthy Abroad!


Worries about your safety should not close off the world of travel. Our travel experts and our informative website have common sense tips to advise on health and safety options while you’re far from home.

The organized traveler’s first stop should be the Traveler’s Checklist on the US Department of State website. This resource:


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    Updates Global Travel Advisories.

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    Registers Traveler Contact Information with Countries You Visit.

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    Allows Online Enrollment into the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (Step) for Emergency Assistance.


Purchasing Medical and Travel Insurance with Additional Special Coverages Helps You Stay in Control of Your Travel, Too. as an Added Benefit, You’re Giving Your Family at Home Peace of Mind During Your Journey.

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Travel Visa Approval Made Easy!


Stepping outside your comfort zone may be a little scary, especially if your dream destination requires a travel visa. Our agents are available to share some great tips on how to get your visa approved easily and quickly.

But, first things first. A visa is simply a legal document issued by the government of your host country authorizing your visit. For a visa:


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    Do Your Research and Assemble a Checklist of All the Documents You Need.

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    Submit Only Authentic Docs.

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    Be Truthful About the Purpose and Length of Stay During Your Interview. Don’t Oversell with Useless Details.

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    Make Sure You Can Show There’s Enough Money to Cover Your Entire Visit.


Cover These Bases and Enjoy a Fulfilling Trip!

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Declaring Items Upon US Re-entry


With a million international visitors entering U.S. shores daily, our foreign friends’ expectations must be in keeping with current regulations. We can provide accurate information to get international visitors pointed in the right direction.

The best place to start is the U.S. Customs and Border Protection website. International travelers coming into America can find comprehensive information on:


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    You can find the information online

    https://www.aphis.usda.gov/aphis/home/


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Visitors Entering the United States


With a million international visitors entering U.S. shores daily, our foreign friends’ expectations must be in keeping with current regulations. We can provide accurate information to get international visitors pointed in the right direction.

The best place to start is the U.S. Customs and Border Protection website. International travelers coming into America can find comprehensive information on:


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    The ESTA

    (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) Program That Requires Background Information on International Travelers

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    The EVUS

    (Electronic Visa Update System) Faq Page That Answers Any Questions Regarding the Visa Qualifications Process

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    The VWP

    (Visa Waiver Program) That Provides International Visitors Timely Updates on Who Can Enter the Us for up to 90 Days Without a Visa


Cover These Bases and Enjoy a Fulfilling Trip!

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Cruising and All-Inclusive Resort Tips


There’s more to cruising and all-inclusive resorts than suntan lotion, bikinis and a big hat! We can guide you through the maze of packing, snacking, travel advisories, emergencies and changing currencies.

When considering cruise itineraries and all-inclusive resorts, consider the following:


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    Check the U.S. Department of State Website to Review Any Bulletins or Alerts That May Affect Your Travel

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    The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Has Designed a Website with General Tips on Flying with Small Children and Other Issues Affecting Your Flights

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    LGBT Travel Is in Demand on Cruises and at Special Resorts. Research to Make Sure Your Destinations Are LGBT-Friendly


By Researching Ahead of Time, You Will Be Prepared and Ready to Enjoy the Trip of a Lifetime.

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