The latest news about the ESTA USA.


Popular dive sites in the United States

The United States are perfect for a diving holiday. Apply for the ESTA visa before departure, so you can have a trouble-free trip...

News report | 16/04/2021 | 09:28:16

US travel ban maybe lifted before summer

The American travel ban might be lifted before the summer. Travelling to the USA with an ESTA or visa would then become possible again...

News report | 09/04/2021 | 10:27:44

Washington, District of Columbia

Anyone travelling to the USA, for example to visit the buildings, museums and monuments in the capital Washington D.C., needs to have an ESTA...

News report | 09/04/2021 | 09:28:16

Florida: fit for children of all ages

Florida is well suited for a trip with children. Before departure, make sure you and your children all possess a valid ESTA...

News report | 01/04/2021 | 08:33:56

Payment habits in the United States of America

Before travelling to the USA, it is advised reading up on the payment habits there. The ESTA can be paid for in pounds or euros...

News report | 18/03/2021 | 16:23:57

Road trip in America – see much in short time

The west coast of the USA has all you need for a great and memorable road trip. Remember to apply for your ESTA visa online in advance...

News report | 11/03/2021 | 12:37:08

Romania and Croatia hope for ESTA admission

Romania and Croatia are very close to being admitted to the American ESTA programme. An ESTA allows you to travel to the USA without a visa...

News report | 12/03/2021 | 09:04:42

Interesting locations in the USA that are less known

Why not visit the lesser known places in the USA? The ESTA is valid for 90 days, giving you enough time to travel off the beaten path...

News report | 05/03/2021 | 13:40:18

Los Angeles: famous film sets and lovely beaches

Many people dream of visiting Hollywood and the Walk of Fame at least once in their lives. The ESTA for your trip to the USA can be applied for online...

News report | 25/01/2021 | 11:57:18

Renting a motorhome in America

America is the perfect country for a trip with a motorhome. Start preparing on time, such as planning your route and applying for an ESTA...

News report | 30/12/2020 | 14:57:18

New York - The city that never sleeps

With its skyscrapers, museums and hip neighbourhoods, New York is a dream destination for many. Apply for a visa or ESTA before departure...

News report | 15/12/2020 | 14:30:18

Green Card: permanent residence permit for the USA

A Green Card is a permanent residence permit for the USA. No Green Card is required for holidays or business trips. Instead, an ESTA is needed...

News report | 06/11/2020 | 08:45:58

The most beautiful national parks in the USA

In addition to Yosemite and the Grand Canyon, the USA has numerous other national parks worth visiting. Remember to apply for the ESTA visa...

News report | 06/11/2020 | 08:45:52

Best time for a trip to the USA

The best time for a trip to the USA depends on the region. When planning your trip, keep the climate in mind and remember to apply for an ESTA...

News report | 21/09/2020 | 14:00:54

Elections and the US visa: Changes in 2020

The US presidential elections in 2020 will have a great impact on the visa rules of the country...

News report | 02/09/2020 | 15:57:54

My ESTA does not show a National Identification Number

Oftentimes, the ESTA visa does not show a National Identification Number. Read here whether this will lead to problems in your situation...

News report | 28/07/2020 | 15:48:31

Carrying medicines into the USA and applying for the ESTA

Medicines that have a controlled substance in them can only be carried into the USA with a medical license. Also remember to apply for an ESTA...

News report | 28/07/2020 | 11:59:14

ESTA and TSA lock required for flights to USA

In addition to the luggage rules of the airlines, also observe the guidelines of the U.S. authorities. Apply for an ESTA and get a TSA lock...

News report | 22/06/2020 | 16:16:14

9/11 and coronavirus: impact on travel to the USA

9/11 and the coronavirus: how will travel to the USA change this time?...

News report | 20/06/2020 | 15:57:54

Coronavirus in the USA: everything you need to know

The coronavirus has also hit the USA. Here you can read all about how bad things are, how this might affect your trip, and what measures to take...

News report | 14/04/2020 | 16:43:52

Can I get an ESTA if I ever used drugs?

A British tourist was deported from the USA after it became known that she had used cocaine. Drug use can lead to an ESTA being cancelled...

News report | 02/09/2019 | 15:57:54

Visa or ESTA for trips to the USA?

In most cases it is possible to apply for an ESTA USA for your trip to the United States. Sometimes a US visa application is required...

News report | 13/05/2019 | 14:46:06

Reminder: Apply for ESTA 72 hours in advance

Travellers wishing to travel to the United States must apply for their Digital Travel Authorisation (ESTA) at least 72 hours in advance...

News report | 27/03/2019 | 19:32:06

This is how an ESTA USA application works

Travelling to the USA? Than a digital travel permit (ESTA USA) is necessary. Here we will explain how the ESTA application procedure works...

News report | 11/02/2019 | 19:32:06

Dutch tourist ends up in US jail because of visa error

A Dutch traveller was locked up in a US jail for one week due to an administrative error with her visa...

News report | 29/10/2018 | 13:33:33

More illegal immigration due to strict US visa control

Policies meant to curb migration into the USA might have the opposite effect. Read more about the visa policy and immigration in the USA...

News report | 18/09/2018 | 11:18:14

ESTA: point of contact/contact person, overnight stay unknown

Point of contact/contact person, residence or emergency contact unknown with ESTA application? No problem, you can still apply for an ESTA; read how here...

News report | 05/06/2018 | 14:14:14

Travelling to the USA? Provide usernames social media

The Trump government wants to force non-western travellers to provide their usernames for social media when applying for an ESTA or visa...

News report | 25/04/2018 | 09:34:18

Travel ban Trump; visa exemptions rarely granted

The travel ban of Trump has a feature that allows for visa exemptions in certain cases. Read here what conseqeuences this might have for you...

News report | 23/03/2018 | 09:23:56

ESTA application? Watch out for letters in the passport!

It is important to correctly write down the passport information when applying for an ESTA. Pay extra attention to letters and digits in the passport number...

News report | 20/02/2018 | 13:43:28

Do I need to apply for an ESTA for my trip to Canada?

All travellers headed to Canada need to apply for an electronic travel authorisation beforehand. Check whether you also need to apply for an ESTA...

News report | 03/02/2018 | 10:55:33

ESTA possible if I have been to Iran or Iraq?

Travellers that have at some point been to Iran or Iraq cannot always apply for an ESTA. Read how to still travel to the USA here. ...

News report | 30/01/2018 | 19:19:04

Suspension visas Turkey and USA

Relations between the USA and Turkey are heating up. This has resulted in a mutual suspension of visas for their respective countries...

News report | 08/10/2017 | 07:32:57

Flying to the USA with a laptop, is that allowed?

Travelling to the USA with a laptop in the plane; what is and isnʼt allowed? Read more about the new regulations here...

News report | 02/10/2017 | 13:05:09

Checklist for your holiday or other trip to the USA

Going to the USA soon? Read this checklist to make sure what you need to bring for your trip. Baggage, ESTA USA, and more...

News report | 15/09/2017 | 09:47:43

Travel ban USA

Since 27 January, it is no longer possible for refugees and citizens from 7 countries to enter the USA. Read here who this applies to...

News report | 07/09/2017 | 15:07:02