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Repatriation Testimonial from India
Assist America provides global services in India after the wife of a covered employee took a fall to her hip. See what she has to say and learn more about what Assist America has to offer you!


Here's How Muslims Worldwide Are Celebrating Ramadan's End
Balloons, body paint, joy and mourning — across the world Sunday, Muslims gathered to celebrate the end of the holy month of Ramadan, and the festivities took nearly as many shapes as the places they were held.


What it’s like to travel during Ramadan in Turkey, Morocco and the Middle East
What is it like to travel to a country when the majority of the population are observing Ramadan? How might it affect your trip? Here's a handy Ramadan travel guide.


A Guide to the 2018 FIFA World Cup
In two weeks only, one of the most important and exciting sport event, the FIFA World Cup, will begin in Moscow, Russia. For an in-depth guide to the 2018 World Cup, download the Assist America pdf guide here.


How Germs Are Fought at the Airport
Check out this article to learn some of the interesting tactics behind keeping the airports we love clean. Getting sick is one of the most common travel emergencies, so be sure to contact Assist America for help if it ever happens to you! 


Top Wine Destination in America, 2018
The results of a massive study show that the best wine according to reviews is actually found in a completely unexpected state. Click to find out what it is!


The Traveler: May 2018
Welcome to the May Edition of The Traveler Newsletter! Enjoy a newsletter packed with interesting security, health and travel-related articles.


The Coolest Looking Passenger Planes On Earth
If you are a fan of aviation like we are, you will love these pictures of the coolest looking passenger planes to date! 


Best Things to do in Moscow for the 2018 Fifa World Cup
If you are lucky enough to be attending, these are some things you simply cant leave without doing. Assist America wishes everyone who will be traveling for the World Cup a happy and safe time! 


The Best Foodie Destinations
If you are a foodie, and looking to travel this summer, these destinations could be perfect for you! Remember to activate your Assist America Mobile App, and call with ANY questions you may have about your destination before travelling. 


Accidents Can Happen to Anyone, Protect Yourself!
An abrupt injury has caused a couple to be stranded on their honeymoon, and incur huge expenses. Assist America could have helped them navigate their insurance policies, and even repatriate the couple home at no cost to them! Our services would have made all the difference for this newlywed couple, and we hope to be there next time! Click to see their full story. 


Air France Strikes to Cause Travel Disruptions
In the midst of continued striking over a pay dispute, the CEO of Air France has submitted his resignation, sending the airline deeper into turmoil.


The Best Travel Apps of 2018
The genuine firsthand experience of an expert traveler culminates into this very helpful list. Check it out before you travel, and you could have a much smoother trip! 


Uber Doubles Down on Passenger Safety With New Features
To respond to security issues and concerns that have been raised over the last couple of years, Uber is taking big steps towards providing an improved service and better security to its riders. 


TSA Completion of Security Boost
It is now a fully implemented policy for travelers to remove all personal electronic devices (larger than a cell phone) from their carry-ons in the security check. You may also be asked to remove other items such as food or powders if they obstruct the screening. 


Expert Travel Advice
Highly experienced traveler Jada Yuan of the New York Times shares her answers to many travel issues, such as language barriers, and traveling alone as a woman. 


How to Pack Lightly and Still be Stylish
If you want to know how to pack lightly but effectively, check out prominent stylist Kate Young's top five suggestions!


Airport Control Towers Could Soon be Obsolete
Technological advancements in surveillance are digitalizing the entire air traffic control (ATC) process. This means an airport can now conduct ATC activities from remote locations. Click to learn more about this interesting industry trend. 


Assist Alert: The Philippine Government Closes the Island of Boracay
Boracay Island in the Philippines has long been known as one of the most sumptuous destinations in the world. However, after a recent visit from the country’s President, the government announced today a 6-month closure of the island following sanitation problems. 


The Worlds Largest Cruise Ship Departs For The First Time
On March 31st, the 1,188 foot long Symphony of the Seas cruise ship departed for the first time in Barcelona. Click to see pictures, and learn more about this awesome machine!