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Passport Changes Coming in 2018

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U.S. Passport

Applying for a new passport, or renewing one, can be a hassle. Fortunately, the State Department is focusing on the future and will allow passports to be renewed online as of mid 2018.

This is just one of several changes coming in the new year. However, not all changes seem to be all that great for us travelers. Read more here.

 

Baggage Fees Lose Transparency

The Department of Transportation will no longer require airlines to disclose their baggage fees. While airlines can still disclose the fees if they wish to, there won’t be anything to stop them from hiding those fees. Thus, making it more tedious to compare travel prices between different airlines.

Full article at:

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/airlines-no-longer-disclose-baggage-fees?mbid=social_facebook