US Citizens Required to Pay Fee to Travel to Europe

In 2016 the EU began a process to develop a new European travel visa waiver which all American tourists will have to obtain before leaving the US to visit Europe. To do so, US citizens will be required to pay an EU visa waiver fee after completing an online application form. This new Europ... READ MORE

ETIAS as part of a common EU Intelligence Agency

ETIAS, the Electronic Travel Information and Authorisation System, has been proposed, and is being developed by the EU, as a form of travel authorisation for citizens wishing to visit the European Schengen Zone from those countries who currently travel to this area visa-free. The intention, as... READ MORE

Traveling with ETIAS: A Journey to Europe

As the time draws closer when ETIAS will become a reality and all eligible citizens will have to apply for an ETIAS for Europe, the process for registering online is being outlined step by step to familiarize travelers with ETIAS and the procedures and conditions surrounding the new European ... READ MORE

Revocation or Annulment of ETIAS Authorization

By 2021, the European Union will implement a travel authorization system called the European Travel Information and Authorization System (ETIAS). The aim of this security system is to screen travelers prior to their arrival in Europe, similar to the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA... READ MORE

What Is the Impact of ETIAS on the Common Visa Policy?

As part of an EU initiative to improve tourism and trade throughout the territory, Europe developed a way to facilitate travel and commerce between countries which included a common visa policy. However, to improve security measures, Europe has recently decided to develop a new program to offer... READ MORE