Vacation Resources

Travel Resources

Packing for your trip is only part of your preparation. Whether you are going across state lines or across the world, here are some helpful resources that can give you information you need to have an enjoyable and hassle-free vacation. Of course, you can always call or email your Concierge Travel Butler who will be happy to answer any questions and give you the information you need 24/7!

Passport Information

Everything you need to know about how to apply, how long it will take, the cost, submitting a good passport photo, and what to do if your passport is lost or stolen can be found here:

Passport Information


What type of weather can you expect to experience on your trip? Get accurate weather forecasts, climate data and possible warnings for your vacation destination.

National Weather Service

Time Zones

Your arrival time may look different if you are traveling across time zones. Understand those time zone conversions at a glance on the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s website.

Official U.S. Time Zones
Official World Time Zones


Fresh, accurate information about trading currency and easy access to exchange rates are at your fingertips. Learn all you need to know using this helpful currency calculator.

Currency Exchange Rates

Tip Information

Not sure when or how much to tip at a hotel, on a cruise, at golf course or at the spa? This handy guide can answer all of your questions.


Travel Advisories

Staying safe and secure is paramount when traveling. Learn about travel advisories and alerts so you are always prepared.

Travel Advisories

U.S. Customs & Border Protection

Stay up-to-date on border security, agricultural protection and safe international travel.

U.S. Customs

Flight Delays

Search by region or airport to learn about traffic delays, general arrival/departure delays, taxi delays and closed airports.

Federal Aviation Administration

Center for Disease Control

View travel guidelines from Center for Disease Control.


Le Grande Butler wants you to have an amazing, memorable and enjoyable trip. If you have any questions about these resources or would like to talk to us, our Concierge Travel Butlers are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure your safety and peace of mind.

Give us a call or email today and let us alleviate your worries so you enjoy your vacation to its fullest.