As a US citizen traveling abroad, there are a few things to consider when planning your trip. Let’s go through some key points to keep in mind before and during your international travels.
Passport and visa requirements
First and foremost, make sure your passport is valid for at least six months beyond your planned departure date. Some countries may require a longer validity period, so it’s wise to check the entry requirements for your specific destination well in advance. If you don’t have a passport or need to renew it, contact your local passport agency as soon as possible.
Passport renewal process
To renew an expired passport, you will need to complete an application form which you can find on the U.S. Department of State’s website or at a local passport acceptance facility. The form will require you to provide personal information, including your full name, date of birth, social