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Travel Websites


Passports must be valid for six months after your tour’s return date. If you need to apply for a passport or renew your passport, please do so immediately because current passport information is required to make your travel and flight arrangements:

U.S. State Department


Some countries require a Visa in addition to your Passport for travel. The tour operator will advise if one is needed. Pinnacle Document Services can assist with Visas as well as Passports:

Pinnacle Travel Document Systems

United States Trusted Traveler Programs

Many travelers enjoy the convenience of TSA Pre-Check or Global Entry. For details, click below:

U.S. Department of Homeland Security


Many airports and stadiums now offer CLEAR. For details, click below:


Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

Get updated information about passenger screening and lists of prohibited and permitted items for your flight here:


Centers for Disease Control

  • The Center for Disease Control maintains updated recommendations for immunizations as well as information about traveler health.

The World Health Organization

  • The World Health Organization provides updates on specific diseases and maps of the locations where outbreaks have occurred

  • USC International Health Clinic, through USC’s School of Pharmacy, can assist you with a specific plan and vaccinations for your upcoming journey

Special Needs at Sea

  • Special Needs at Sea can assist with oxygen, scooter or wheelchair delivery to your ship or travel location

Traveling Abroad

Los Angeles International Airport

  • Site includes directions, parking information, terminal maps, security wait times, and more!

International Travel – U.S. State Department

  • Information includes tips for departure, country information, suggestions for traveling abroad, and how to handle emergencies

U.S. Embassies and Consulates

  • Visit U.S. Embassy and Consulate home pages for information on countries around the world

XE Currency Converter

  • This helpful tool provides current exchange rates and allows simple currency conversion. It is also available as an App for your phone

  • Ship your luggage or sports equipment directly to your cruise ship or other destination

* Websites included on this list are provided as a resource – this does not constitute an endorsement of any products or services