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Passport: Yes or No?

No passport,
no problem?

Americans planning to visit lands with ties to the United States can go far on the humblest of IDs. Many of them require no passport and accept such proof of citizenship as a driver’s license or a birth certificate. Here’s a list of U.S.-affliated destinations and their entry requirements.

American Samoa and Swains Island: No passport required

Guam: No passport required

Puerto Rico: No passport required

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan, Rota, Tinian): No passport required

U.S. Virgin Islands (St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John): No passport required

Marshall Islands: Passport required

Palau: Passport required

Federated States of Micronesia: Passport required



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