Holiday Travel Tips

Posted by DipNote Bloggers
December 20, 2011
Travelers at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport

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Are you traveling abroad this holiday season? Make sure you're prepared for your holiday travel by checking out before you go. is the State Department's primary location for useful information about travel to other countries. There is information about every country in the world on practical topics, such as entry requirements, road conditions, and safety and security -- among other issues. It is also the official source of information for U.S. citizens during emergency situations abroad.

Pick up some quick tips to make your travel easier and safer, and be sure to sign up with the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program to receive the most current information about the country where you will be traveling or living.

Have a safe and happy holiday season!

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