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...
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...
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...
The traditional way of traveling to the USA entails requesting a visa from a US embassy or consulate. However, the introduction of the Visa Waiver Program now translates into visa-free travel for members of 38 countries.
Learn about the process involved with applying for a visa and the process of applying for ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization). As part of the visa waiver progr...
As a citizen of a Visa Waiver Program member country, you can travel to the US Virgin Islands without the need for a visa.
Located in the Caribbean sea, in the archipelago of the Antilles, the US Virgin Islands consist of three main islands: Saint Croix, Saint Thomas and Saint John. The capital of the islands is Charlotte Amalie, on the island of Saint Thomas.
Across the world, many of us think we are already familiar with US culture and traditions due to media exposure. The one thing you can be sure of is you will need to apply for ESTA online before traveling, everything else is totally heterogeneous!
Due to the vast geographical extent of the United States, the eclectic mixture of peoples and multiple waves of immigration, its impossible to have a ...