Do you know about SMART Traveler?
Did you know the U.S. Department of State has a free service called Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)? This service allows U.S. citizens traveling or living abroad to enroll with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate from their destination.
Benefits of enrolling in this program are:
Receive the latest safety and security information for your destination country, helping you make informed decisions about your travel plans
Help the U.S. Embassy contact you in an emergency, whether atural disaster, civil unrest, or family emergency
Help family and friends get in touch with you in an emergency
When you enroll in STEP, you will automatically receive the most current information the U.S. has about your destination country, including
Security and Emergency Message updates from the U.S. Embassy
Travel Warning and Travel Alerts
Click here to enroll