In the last three weeks, we’ve seen multiple devastating hurricanes causing widespread damage and destruction throughout the Caribbean and the United States.
First, there was Harvey, which hit the eastern Caribbean as a tropical storm, and then caused catastrophic flooding in Texas and Louisiana.
Then came Irma, a Category 5 hurricane that has caused massive destruction to several Caribbean islands. John Obbagy, a villa manager on St. John told CNN, “About 80 percent of all structures, not just homes, have either suffered severe damage or are destroyed.”
Irma has also inflicted massive damage to Florida — FEMA estimates 25% of the homes in the Florida Keys have been destroyed, and another 65% have major damage — and the Southeast, with more than 6.6 million customers without power across the area, according to CNN. Even here in Atlanta, we experienced tropical storm-force winds, causing downed trees and power outages.
Now, the people… Read More
* The following post was reproduced from an official notice from the U.S. Department of State.*
* The following post was reproduced from an official notice from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).*
U.S. citizens, U.S. lawful permanent residents and citizens of certain countries are eligible for Global Entry. We've added a link at the bottom of this post that you can use to check your eligibility… Read More
* The following post was reproduced from an official notice from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection.*
Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States. Members enter the United… Read More
I have heard people say, “All I took on my trip to the Caribbean was a toothbrush and bathing suit." While there are those who can do just that, I am not one of them. I know that I can not be the only one who finds this impossible,… Read More