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Visa for New Orleans, Louisiana USA

Updated: Aug 24, 2023 | Tags: ESTA, USA Visa

Introduction One of the United States' most vibrant and culturally rich cities, New Orleans offers a unique blend of historical heritage, mouth-watering cuisine, and diverse musical traditions. Whether you're interested in touring the French Quarter, partaking in the annual Mardi Gras celebrations, or exploring the various jazz clubs, there's something for everyone. But before you can soak in the…

An end to H-1B Visa upheaval?

Updated: Dec 09, 2017 | Tags: USA Visa Requirements, ESTA Requirements, ESTA, USA Visa

Introduction We reported recently that the US government had caused confusion and chaos by making the process for gaining H-1B visas more arduous. This wave of changes also affected another type of visa: the L1 visa. This was mainly due to the Trump Administration's plans to include mandatory interviews and additional checks for applications to what had previously been a smooth and efficient visa…

Visa for Boston, Massachusetts USA

Updated: Aug 24, 2023 | Tags: ESTA, USA Visa

Introduction Boston is a city of historical importance, groundbreaking innovation, and vibrant cultural scenes. From its cobblestone streets to its elite universities, the city is a confluence of the past and future. But before you can explore the intricacies of this American gem, you'll need to navigate the bureaucratic process of entering the United States. This guide aims to walk you through the…

Challenges to H1-B visas have reached a peak

Updated: Nov 17, 2017 | Tags: USA Visa, USA Visa Requirements

Some of the latest USA immigration news revolves around H1-B visas. These temporary visas are given to highly skilled workers to enable them to visit the US for business purposes. Usually, acquiring an H1-B visa was not difficult: most valid applications were accepted and the scheme helped to foster a thriving international business scene in the USA. Now, however, the process has become much more difficult,…

Visa for Chicago, Illinois USA

Updated: Aug 24, 2023 | Tags: ESTA, USA Visa

Introduction Chicago, the Windy City, stands as a testament to American ingenuity and resilience. Known for its impressive skyline, rich cultural history, and gastronomic delights (deep-dish pizza, anyone?), Chicago is a top destination for both international and domestic tourists. But before you can dive into all that this great American city has to offer, there's some essential paperwork to sort…

The ongoing visa issues between the US and Turkey

Updated: Oct 24, 2017 | Tags: USA Visa Requirements, Turkey

In October 2017, both the US and Turkey stopped issuing visas to each other's citizens. This has caused considerable upset and chaos, with the US threatening to impose sanctions on Turkey to try and force the Turkish government to rescind its visa ban, and Turkey rejecting sanctions which it deems to be 'unreasonable'. At the time of writing this press release on this piece of USA visa and ESTA news, the…

Visa for San Francisco, California USA

Updated: Aug 24, 2023 | Tags: ESTA, USA Visa

San Francisco, fondly known as the "City by the Bay," is one of the most picturesque cities in the United States. Famed for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge, historic cable cars, vibrant cultural scenes, and diverse cuisine, the city is a must-visit destination for travelers. However, before you can dive into exploring San Francisco, you'll need to sort out your travel documentation. Depending on your…

Trump Administration attempts to extend travel ban to other countries

Updated: Sep 27, 2017 | Tags: USA Immigration, USA Visa, ESTA

The Trump administration's widely criticised 'Muslim ban' on nationals and dual passport holders from five (previously seven) Muslim majority countries is potentially being extended. Now, it will include nationals from Chad, North Korea, and Venezuela, and as a result this piece of USA immigration and ESTA news is likely to have a highly negative effect both on the USA's relationships with these three…

Visa for Key West, Florida USA

Updated: Aug 25, 2023 | Tags: USA Visa, ESTA

Key West, the southernmost point in the United States, is a sun-soaked paradise known for its tropical climate, rich history, and vibrant culture. Located closer to Cuba than to Miami, this island city is a tourist hotspot that promises a unique blend of natural beauty, historical significance, and a laid-back lifestyle. But before you get swept away by the charm of the “Conch Republic,” you'll need…

Sanctuary Cities Are Once More Making USA Visa News

Updated: Aug 03, 2017 | Tags: USA Visa Requirements, USA Visa, ESTA

A recent piece of ESTA and USA immigration news relates to sanctuary cities. On July 26th, it was announced that sanctuary cities would need to meet tougher conditions in order to receive their grant money. There have been widespread protests stemming from this new development in the USA immigration system. Protesters argue that it will make the already harsh USA immigration rules surrounding undocumented…