ESTA Travel Blogs

09 Feb

A culinary tour of the USA – Part One

Though it might not be the primary motive for tourism in the USA, there’s no reason not to explore the country for its gastronomical treats, which entails just two prerequisites: an ESTA and an appetite.
An appetite is acquired naturally, so no need to worry too much about that. The ESTA, on the other hand, must be applied for before travelling. Travelers simply need to fill out an online ESTA ...
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03 Feb

The Visa Waiver Program Gets New Restrictions as of 2016

If you have visited Iran, Iraq, Sudan, or Syria since March 1, 2011, you may be ineligible to travel to the United States with the ESTA.
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18 Jan

The City of Angels and its array of red carpets

February 28th is the day of the 88th Academy Awards, when stars from around the world will be flocking to Hollywood. If you want to witness the iconic event, be sure to get your ESTA online before setting off to the USA.
Its fairly undebatable that the Oscars, or the Academy Awards, are the single most talked about event in entertainment each year. To win an Oscar is to receive true recognition...
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03 Dec

The ESTA Clock – How to keep it ticking without any problems

The ESTA is governed by two very important time frames, which we’ll expand upon in this article to ensure that you’re fully in the know about what we’ll be calling: ‘the ESTA Clock’.
First things first, the ESTA is a form of travel authorization that eliminates the need for a visa for citizens of countries that participate in the Visa Waiver Programme. This set of countries is expanding, but you...
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30 Nov

Visa Waiver Changes after the Paris Terror Attack

The Obama administration has just announced higher security screening measures for travelers using the ESTA under the Visa Waiver Program (VWP).
This announcement comes as a response to the Paris attacks that occurred November 13th, 2015. Many US officials have called for these measures because of the risk that a terrorist may use the Visa Waiver Program to gain entry into the United States. For...
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19 Nov

Complete the ESTA application form quickly and with confidence

The ESTA application form takes just 10 minutes to complete, and mainly consists of entering contact information and a few personal details. Be sure to have your passport to hand, and follow this short guide for a little extra help.
To begin with, make sure you have your passport to hand. The first step, of course, is to ensure that it is valid for when you intend to travel, as the ESTA requires...
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