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25 Aug

EU Discussions could change the Visa Waiver Program

Essentially, the purpose of these talks has been to encourage the USA to add more EU countries to the Visa Waiver Program. Currently, the US Visa Waiver Program allows citizens of 38 countries to visit the United States without the need for a visa, provided they are traveling for tourism or business (among a few other reasons).
Europe has had one of its most extraordinary and game-changing month...
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01 Aug

Capturing the American Spirit – Part Three: Literature

The United States of America: a country that makes it mark on our lives on a daily basis in one form another. Aside from its politics filling our media outlets lately, its cultural output has been entering our leisure time in equal measure.
The United States of America: a country that makes it mark on our lives on a daily basis in one form another. Aside from its politics filling our media outle...
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26 Jul

Capturing the American Spirit – Part Two: Film

The USA is perhaps the most widely referenced country on the planet.
Its cultures, landscapes, politics, and intricacies of all kinds are portrayed in all sorts of ways. We all have a unique vision of what the USA is or might be, just as we do with our own countries, and much of this comes from those slices of US life that make their way into our lives, whether that be through products, music, ...
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01 Jun

Capturing the American Spirit – Part One: Music

This series will look at how the ‘Land of the Free’ is portrayed in popular culture.
Few places on Earth are personified quite as much as the United States, which has seen the tapestry of its very character analysed, celebrated, glorified and sometimes scrutinised through all platforms possible. Visiting the USA will give you your very own snapshot of the country, and is particularly easy to ach...
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02 May

Possible outcomes for an ESTA application

Though the vast majority of online ESTA applications are approved, occasionally applicants can receive other responses after submitting their ESTA form. In this article, we’ll take a look at the possible responses you can receive after you’ve completed your application, and what to do if your ESTA is denied.
Its important to remember that the ESTA the Electronic System for Travel Authorization i...
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08 Apr

Practical Jokers in the USA

Now weve kicked off the month of April, if youre heading over to the USA youre at less risk of being fooled by the smart wits of American pranksters, as is tradition on April 1st. Nevertheless, the fact that you dont need a visa to travel to the USA, as a citizen of a Visa Waiver Program member country, remains 100% true. You simply need to apply for ESTA online and away you go.
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