Why the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) Matters

It pays to be prepared when you’re heading out of the country, regardless of when—or where—you travel.

In the past year, the travel community has been shaken by attacks of various size and scope, from Turkey to France. And while most of the destinations that were targeted are most likely no more dangerous than they were before the attack, it pays to be prepared when you’re heading out of the country, regardless of when—or where—you travel. One of the most helpful resources? The U.S. State Department’s oft-overlooked Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP), in which users register trips and get messages relevant to their area and dates of passage [ . . . ]

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