Global Entry

US Immigration Pre-Clearance airports

My Vacation Lady recently got asked this question from clients headed to Aruba--- Why does my confirmation read that there is a 3 hour check in required at the airport?  Why do we need to be at the airport so early before coming home? The answer is actually very simple- it's because you go through [...]

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Mobile Passports- should you download this app?

Do you know about the Mobile Passport App?  Using this mobile app will allow to breeze through customs and fill out your forms on your mobile devices- there is even designated lines for this. So what is this all about? Our colleagues have been talking about it and it may work great for you, too but [...]

By |December 29th, 2017|Categories: All|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Mobile Passports- should you download this app?

Tips on how not to be delayed at TSA lines for your next flight

Have you been seeing the incredibly long TSA screening lines at airports lately?  My Vacation Lady certainly has and we're getting concerned about it for our clients who are traveling soon. We recently heard that over 6000 passengers missed their American Airlines flights last week because of how long the TSA security lines have been. [...]

By |May 20th, 2016|Categories: All|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Tips on how not to be delayed at TSA lines for your next flight

The scoop on Global Entry

My Vacation Lady got to use our Global Entry (or the Trusted Traveler Program) for the first time returning from a recent vacation to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico at Newark Airport. So let me give you the rundown on it and whether or not it will be worthwhile for you. It costs $100 and is valid for [...]

Have you ever gotten the TSA pre-check on your airline tickets?

If you did, consider yourself lucky.  As of last week, the TSA has stopped the "free" version of the TSA Pre-Check program in all airports nationwide. So what did this TSA Pre-Check get you? If you were one of the randomly selected "low risk" passengers, you could have used the expedited security lanes at the [...]

By |September 21st, 2015|Categories: All|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Have you ever gotten the TSA pre-check on your airline tickets?