Are passports now required for cruises?

Answer Non-citizens must have a passport from their country of origin. Children under 16 need only a birth certificate. "Closed-Loop" cruises (cruises that leave and return to the same U.S. port, staying ... Read More »

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Do you need passports for cruises?

If you are returning to the U.S. from a U.S. territory by cruise line, you will need a valid government issued photo ID. However, if you are returning to the U.S. from Canada, Mexico, Bermuda or th... Read More »

Do children need passports for cruises?

Although it is recommended that all travelers have a valid passport, children sailing on cruise ships that begin and end at U.S. ports need only an original or copy of a birth certificate, a Consul... Read More »

Are passports required to enter the USA?

Under the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative, anyone entering the United States by land, air or water must provide a valid passport to enter the country. This does not include anyone who is a U.S... Read More »

Are passports required to get into Israel?

A passport is required to travel to Israel and it must be valid for at least six months beyond the travel dates. In order to enter Israel, a traveler is also required to have enough funds to cover ... Read More »