Monthly Archives: August 2010

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea)

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against entering North Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, or DPRK), without first having received explicit official permission and an entry visa from the Government of North Korea.  The … Continue reading

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Traveler’s Aide: What to do when your hotel room isn’t right

It’s better to get issues fixed while you’re still there, rather than filing complaints after your stay.

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Afghanistan Travel Warning

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against travel to Afghanistan.  The security threat to all U.S. citizens in Afghanistan remains critical.   This supersedes the Travel Warning for Afghanistan issued May 25, 2010, to remind U.S… Continue reading

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Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Travel Warning

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of traveling to Israel, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip, and about threats to themselves and to U.S. interests in those locations.  The Department of State urges U.S. citizens to remain mi… Continue reading

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Mali Travel Warning

The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risk of travel to Mali, and continues to recommend against all travel to the north of the country due to the kidnapping threats against Westerners.  This replaces the Travel Warning for Mali … Continue reading

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