You won’t be able to get into any country without a valid passport and in many cases, you will also require a visa specific to you and that country.
In this instance, the importance of planning ahead is never more crucial in order to save you time, money and unnecessary stress.
ESTA – Electronic System for Travel Authorisation
You will need to get a visa or an Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) visa waiver to enter or transit to the USA as a visitor.
You should consult the US State Department website to understand which of these options you will require.
The European Travel Information and Authorisation System (ETIAS)
New European Entry Rules for British Nationals come into effect in November.
Britons will be required to apply online for an Etias at a cost of €7 (about £6.20) with a biometric Entry/Exit System (EES) also expected to be in place by the end of 2023.
As the date looms keep an eye out for more details on how and when to apply for the ETIAS.
UK Passport Renewal
The Passport Renewal process can tedious so we have teamed up with I-Visas.com to take you through the renewal step process in order to refresh this important document so it’s all good to go for your next holiday.
Start the UK Passport Renewal application here.
Any worldwide traveller knows that when it comes to understanding and applying for visas, it can be a complex and and confusing process.
Increasingly there are a host of ever changing rules and complicated forms. Add to this passport photos and now more than ever, health declarations.
In order to make our lives easier I have teamed up with Ivisa.com who are dedicated to making this process simple, fast and reliable. Their online application process makes ordering all of these items straight forward and all from the comfort of your own home.
Simply Apply for Your Visa here
Once you have your passport up to date and the necessary visas in place you are nearly good to go.
You may however still need to arrange your travel insurance, organise Money Abroad, car hire or treat yourself to a wide variety of Airport Extras. Here are some suggestions and a checklist of things to consider.