Visa & Passport Blog
The Swift Passport blog is where travelers get expert advice, tips and news to make traveling easier.
Winter is the season of holiday celebrations, of New Year resolutions, and snowy wonderlands. But it’s also the season of delays.
If you need expedited passports or visas during the winter months, you would be well advised to act as quickly as possible. As soon as you know you’re going to need some travel document or … Read More ›
It’s best to be home for the holidays, right? Not necessarily.
If you’re feeling adventurous, Thanksgiving is the perfect time to get out and explore the world. November is the off season for most destinations in Europe, and it’s spring-time in the southern hemisphere. That means that prices on flights and hotels are low, you can … Read More ›
Nigeria is certainly not for the rookie traveler. The bustling city life of Abuja and Lagos, with it’s incredible natural beauty and a generally happy, energized population is countered by serious security threats, poor infrastructure in many regions, and a long list of risks and unknowns that come without local connections. Nigeria is for the … Read More ›
We Americans like to think that we have the most powerful passport in the world, and for a while, it was true. But in recent years the American passport has been slipping in the rankings, and this year in particular, our passport has taken quite the tumble.
If you’re looking for a beautiful place to escape for a fall vacation, Berlin should absolutely be on your list. When you travel to Berlin, Germany, during the autumn, you’ll be in for a swirl of gold and red leaves all around, stunning architecture, hearty food, and some of the nicest people anywhere in … Read More ›