International Driving Permits

Travelers overseas can enjoy the open road by getting an International Driving Permit. The International Driving Permit is a document which translates your current driver’s license into a standardized format. The document is also translated into the country’s language so that foreign officials can understand what types of vehicles and restriction you have on your license. The permit is translated into German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Arabic, Chinese, and the Scandinavian languages making it easier for motorists and local law enforcement to bridge the communication …

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Smart Traveler Enrollment Program

Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)

Tons of Americans travel internationally each year and do not have any problems. However, U.S. embassies and consulates are forced to help almost 190,000 Americans every year who have suffered from crime, accident, and sickness while overseas. In other cases, an emergency might have taken place back home and family members might need to let the traveler know. If an emergency happens, or if any problems arise while traveling internationally, the closest U.S. embassy is often the only source for help …

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