Passport Requirements for US Citizens
Before 2007, US citizens were able to take trips to Canada, Mexico, and many countries in the Caribbean without needing passports. Passport ID is now required to re-enter the US as part of a "Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative" for border security.
Required Documents for International Travel with Kids
Taking the kids out of the country? Here's what you need to know about passports and documentation.
Crossing Borders: Documents Needed When Only One Parent Is Traveling
for US family travelers: read about documents needed to cross borders when a child is traveling with only one birth parent.
How to Get an American Passport
Do you need passports for your family vacation? Here's what you need to know about documentation and how apply for a US passport.