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Travel Abroad: A Guide for Coaches and Team Managers Whether you are the coach or team manager of a school sports team, AAU program, or a regional team, it is your job to make sure players will be safe on the road. If the proper precautions are not taken, your program, company, or school is LEARN MORE

Travel Gifts for Your Loved Ones Going Abroad Summer is one of the more popular times of year to travel, especially for all you hard workers who finally take a break from your work schedule and want to explore the world. Before your loved one leaves on a jet plane make sure they are well packed. If they are on a trip LEARN MORE

Travel Advice During Hurricane or Typhoon Seasons The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the Hurricane and Typhoon Seasons in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico.Hurricane and Typhoon Season will last through November 2017, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October. The National Oceanic and LEARN MORE

Pick the Best Plan for your Trip Abroad Planning a trip abroad is exciting and fun! More and more travelers are well situated for travel to North America, to Western Europe and other destinations in the Western Hemisphere. Research shows that most people like to travel abroad, but most don’t go too far. Top destinations for travelers include: LEARN MORE

State Department issues European Travel Alert The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. This Europe Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017. Increasing Terrorist Threats in Europe Recent, widely-reported incidents in France, Russia, Sweden, and the United Kingdom demonstrate that the Islamic State of Iraq and LEARN MORE