Visa & Passport Blog
The Swift Passport blog is where travelers get expert advice, tips and news to make traveling easier.
Americans have long been under the impression that we carry the most powerful passport in the world. We hate to burst that bubble, but it turns out that several countries, mostly in Europe, have stronger passports than ours.
When you look strictly at the number of countries that we’re able to visit without a visa, the … Read More ›
One of the most common questions we hear from U.S. travelers planning a trip to Vietnam is not typically about where to find the ultimate gifts or tastiest food (although those are excellent questions!). More often than not, travelers ask “Do you need a visa to go … Read More ›
Thailand is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, and one of those beauties is Maya Beach on Koh Phi Phi Leh, an island off of the popular party island, Koh Phi Phi. Maya Beach charmed the world when it was featured as the main location in the Leonardo DiCaprio movie, … Read More ›
The Trump administration released a federal budget proposal earlier this month, and the proposal had some changes that would affect the TSA and airline travelers. While some groups are critical of Trump’s proposals, others welcome the change as a way to improve travel security.
The first change Trump wants to make is raising the TSA … Read More ›
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 ›