One of the biggest mistakes I see travelers make, over and over, is to unnecessarily cancel a trip or rule out a country because they’ve misconstrued a U.S. State Department travel advisory. A Travel Alert does not mean don’t go. And sometimes that’s true for...

By Peter Greenberg Recent terrorist attacks in Istanbul and Ankara, and today’s bombings and attacks at the Brussels airport and a metro station are harsh reminders of the world in which we live. The reactions by those in the travel and security sectors are more or less...

It’s during these times that a sense of security for travelers and their loved ones at home is of foremost importance. For those who are planning to travel abroad in the near future, there are several things travelers can do to stay safe. • Sign up...

Acknowledging that traditional paper and plastic cards have gone the way of the Dodo bird, MedjetAssist, a world leader in medical, security and crisis response, today launched a free Apple iOS Wallet card (formerly known as Apple Passbook). Designed to offer convenience and...

If you’re waiting for that perfect moment to travel to the Middle East, it’s probably never going to happen. It’s like waiting for that perfect moment to have a baby: You can always find some reason why now is not the optimal time. At least once...