Travel Advisory

Safety and Security Messaging

We have made it easy for you to get clear, timely, and reliable safety and security information about every country in the world and access it at home or on the go via our mobile-friendly website,

Take Us With You Wherever You Go Abroad The mission of the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs is to protect the lives and serve the interests of U.S. citizens abroad. We provide information to help you assess for yourself the risks of international travel and what steps to take to ensure your safety when you decide to go abroad. Before You Go You can access all of our safety and security information on one country page. So before you travel, check our Travel Advisory and Alerts for your destination(s) at Be sure to read further country-specific details on the same page that could affect your travel, such as entry/exit requirements, local laws and customs, health conditions, transportation, and other relevant topics.