Necessary Info

PASSPORT INFORMATION

Important updates, helpful hints and easy-to-use links on air, sea and land travel requirements.

US DEPARTMENT OF STATE

Everything you need to know and more (it’s the government, after all!) about travel documentation, warnings and alerts.

CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL

Stay safe, stay healthy! Get the latest recommended health precautions and warnings before you travel.

CURRENCY CONVERTER

Get live, up-to-the-minute currency rates with this easy-to-use currency converter.

WORLD CLOCK

Need the time of day in Botswana, Bolivia or Boston? Check out this user-friendly site.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

Insurance...it’s a good idea, whether you’re traveling across the country or around the world.

LONDON THEATRE

Need info on the "must-see" shows in London? This site is an official London Theatre Agency.

SANTA BARBARA

Don’t miss the boat! Find out what’s happening in and around Santa Barbara from restaurant openings to whale watching.

LUGGAGE SHIPPING

Travel "hands-free" with this specialty service that offers you the option of sending your luggage ahead!

MAGELLAN’S TRAVEL SUPPLIES

Shop from home for those last minute travel items that will make your trip more enjoyable, relaxing and safe.

GOOGLE MAPS

It’s more than maps! Get directions, a bird’s-eye view or the location of the latest traffic congestion here.

TRAVEL BOOKS

Here is a list of our favorite travel related books!