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Why Choose a Passport Card as Your Cruise Travel Document

Did you know the U.S. Department of State offers two kinds of passports for Americans? In addition to the traditional passport book most folks are familiar with, the agency also offers passport cards for land and sea entry to the U.S. from Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Bermuda. If you need to obtain an international travel document for your cruise, the passport card offers some important advantages. Convenient Size The passport card was designed for everyday use by Americans crossing the U.S. Read more [...]

The Importance of Your Passport When on a Cruise

Most cruises travel to foreign countries which means that all passengers are required to have a passport or a passport card. American citizens can travel with a passport card via land or sea to enter Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and the Caribbean. But all other destinations will require a passport book. And many travelers are worried that carrying their actual passport when in foreign ports is not wise. But the fact is that your actual passport should be with you when you are traveling in any foreign Read more [...]