About the Author: John Echard serves as a Press Officer in the Bureau of Consular Affairs.
@TravelGov turns three years old today and we wanted to celebrate our birthday with the Twitter community and our 150,000 followers. Originally created to provide U.S. citizens with country specific information, today, @TravelGov is the U.S. Government’s authoritative tweet on international travel information.
• We tweet travel alerts, travel warnings, and important messages from our embassies and consulates.
• In crisis situations, we tweet vital emergency information, such as evacuation plans and U.S. embassy… more »