Large English-speaking country in North America between Canada and Mexico, and Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.

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How do I correct missing departure records? [duplicate]

I am a Canadian citizen. A few years ago, I had a four-month internship in the US. I entered on a J1 visa. After completing it and returning to Canada, I subsequently did two more four-month ...
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Is there a way to find the average air fares from Mumbai to Minneapolis in 2004

What was the average air fare in US dollars from Mumbai to Minneapolis (return) in Aug 2004? Is there any database available anywhere?
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Is my US visa still valid after change in name?

I'm a Malawian national and I got US Visa years back. Recently, due to some reasons, I had to get my first name partially changed on my passport. I have got an affidavit certificate stating the ...
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Importing a projector to the US from Germany

I have a projector in Germany that I bought for a modest price and I want to ask my friend to bring it to US (where I currently live). I was wondering will he end up paying import taxes? And is there ...
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Which hotel information should you provide when travelling to the US?

When flying to the US they ask which hotel you are going to stay in. If you plan to stay the first night in one hotel and then move to another for the rest of the time, which hotel details are you ...
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Needing ID for Greyhound Trip [duplicate]

The father of my child is in California, I'm sending him money to buy the ticket to come out to TN. He does not have his ID but has a birth certificate. Will they ask for his ID if he buys the bus ...
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US visa issuance with delinquent credit card debt? [duplicate]

I did 5 years of post-college education in the US, 1993 to 1997. Due to financial issues, I was unable to pay my credit card bill of a certain bank. The debt remains unpaid. I do plan to pay and solve ...
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B1 got rejected 5 months ago, reapplying with a B2 for travel purposes

I applied for a B1 to attend some business meetings of the company I provide consultancy for, in the USA and it got rejected under INA 214 (b) 5 months ago. The refusal reason is (quoted from the ...
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VWP or B-2 Visa required?

My husband and I are planning a 6 months road trip in USA and Canada. We both hold passports that allow for VWP for 90 days. If we entered on VWP, I have read that we cannot extend beyond the 90 ...
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Can I leave the US with my Canadian passport and come back with my US passport? [duplicate]

I am leaving soon to visit my country for emergency purposes and I have sent my US passport application in, but for routine service only and then all of a sudden we decided to go back to our country ...
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Indian citizen visiting Germany from US

I am an Indian citizen who was studying in the United States for the past 2 years. My course is completing in December 2015 and I plan to visit Germany on my way back to India, I am moving back to ...
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I overstayed my student visa to the US back in 1991 for 3 years [closed]

I had a student visa to the US in 1991, I overstayed for 3 years. I am now applying for a K1 visa. I have since visited the US on numerous occasions for short holidays and not had a problem entering. ...
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Can I do six months in the USA on the VWP with a two week break in between?

I am British and therefore hopefully eligible for the VWP. I plan to ship my motorbike to the USA, fly from the UK to meet it there and ride around for three months. Then in order to comply with the ...
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Can I travel to the US with an Indian ECR passport?

I'm Indian citizen and I'm going to US for Master's degree. I've my passport but with ECR (Emigration Check Required) stamp on it (born after 1993) because there was difference in my Mother's name in ...
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why is SENTRI more expensive than Global Entry?

Aaccording to http://www.dhs.gov/comparison-chart membership in the SENTRI program costs $122.25 for five years whereas membership in the Global Entry program costs $100 for 5 years. This doesn't make ...
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Better to buy HKD with USD than with other currencies?

In a lot of places, the exchange rate for buying their currency with USD, is significantly better than buying with any other currency. Relative to the "inter-bank exchange rate" you see on Google ...
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Dual nationality : ESTA and non ESTA citizen with one valid nonimmigrant USA visa

I have dual french/Honduran nationality. I'm living in France, and I'll be soon traveling to Honduras for holidays. My flight will go through the USA (One night stay). My Honduran passport has a valid ...
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DS-160: photo dimensions are not correct. What should I do?

I have just confirmed my DS-160 (U.S. Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application) and so the electronic visa has just been submitted to the chosen consulate in my home country. However, I just realised ...
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Travel inside the Unites States with active visa [duplicate]

Hi I would Like to know If I can Travel inside the Unites States from one state to other with all the legal permission. I have my visa active in my passport the expiration date is en 2018, but I stay ...
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Will I have any problem entering the U.S. with a band aid on my finger?

I am boarding a plane to the U.S. in the next few hours and I had to put 2 bandaids on my fingers because of an accident. Would this cause any kind of problem with the immigration official during the ...
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How can I re-enter the US if my VWP expired in Mexico

I'm from Belgium and I'm traveling by car from Canada to Patagonia (Argentina). I left the USA just in time (90days) but I got my visa from Mexico 1 day after my (90days) VWP expires. My plan is to ...
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Biometric question for TVR for Canadian Visa application [closed]

I have a question that I haven't been able to solve, there is a question related to this one in this link (Where can I get my biometrics done for my Canadian visa application in Miami?). I just want ...
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What is needed for a minor to cross the US/Canada border via bus

I'm going to be traveling from the U.S. to Canada by myself (age 16) without any adults. I'm planning on taking a bus, and I was wondering what all I'll need. I've looked up online plenty, and the ...
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Break in US stay

Have 4 week stay in Florida then 2 weeks in Cayman and back to us for 8 weeks. Does the 2 week stay in Cayman use up time out of my 90 day esta? I know I can't start a new 90 day clock when I return ...
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Being a tourist, can I film police in the US?

I have seen some YouTube videos where police in the US doesn't behave in the best of ways, but citizens are allowed to film them "for their own protection" and it helps having evidence if something ...
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What are the implications of leaving the USA on a permanent visa to return home to UK [closed]

My stepdad is American our family have moved to the USA from the UK on a permanent/family visa. I want to return back to the UK to be with my boyfriend/fiancé to live but I still want the option of ...
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Staying over night on US transit visa

My sister-in-law will be flying through the US on a transit visa as she returns from Europe. She has done this before but this time we had applied for a tourist visa. She was just denied the tourist ...
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Do I need a visa for entering Georgia?

I am a Bangladeshi passport holder. I have an USA visa for up to 5 years validity with multiple entries and a Schengen visa for a month's validity. Do I need a visa for entering Georgia?
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Is it possible to rent a manual transmission car in Philadelphia Intl? [duplicate]

I'm planning to travel to Philadelphia on january and I would like to rent a car (to avoid walking around or having problems with flight timing), but searching on the net, I haven't been able to find ...
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ESTA, claimed to be in transit but actually visiting

I have put down on my ESTA that I am travelling in transit to another country when I'm not, I am only going on holiday for two weeks. Will I still get in? There is no address where i'm staying in ...
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Applied for B2 Visa but got B1/B2. Could I use it for Business purpose? [duplicate]

Last month I applied for B2 - Tourism Visa(planning to visit my sister for this Christmas) from India. In the DS160 and also in the interview, I gave the purpose as tourism. Only four questions asked: ...
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Leaving and re-entering USA within 90 days on ESTA vias [duplicate]

I'm travelling from Australia to the USA for 4 weeks, however, in that 4 week period, I'm leaving for 2 weeks to go to Peru. Will I need 2 ESTA visas (one for when I first arrive and one for when I ...
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US working visa/ESTA [closed]

I am currently working in the U.S on a H2B visa but I want to stay a couple of weeks longer than what my visa allows. I have a current valid ESTA, can I just stay in the country or must I leave the ...
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Renting a car in europe while living on a working visa in the US and having a European drivers license

I both have a European and an US drivers license and I'm currently living and working in the US, I still have my European passport. I would like to rent a car during the holidays back in Europe, can I ...
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ESTA duration of stay, multiple visits

I visited in June San Francisco for 1 month but in my passport is printed a 3 months stay, now i will visit again on December with the same esta for 2 weeks. In short, how's this 3 months/year stay ...
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American in Europe: can I avoid import fees?

I'm travelling across Europe, and my phone was stolen in Berlin. I'd like to buy a used replacement on ebay, but I see that I appear to be liable for a hefty import fee. Is that right? I'm only ...
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Which is the best way to bring money in USA [duplicate]

In a few weeks I'll travel from Europe to USA. I'll stay there for some months and in my fisrt period there I'll need a large ammount of money for living there (let's say 2000-3000$). So my question ...
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Can I enter the US with my Canadian passport from another country?

I'm a Canadian citizen with a valid passport and also a holder of a Hong Kong resident card. Can i fly directly from Hong Kong to the US using my Canadian passport without a visa? What if the trip ...
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Non-refundable hotel stay

I have a non-refundable room booked at a Holiday Inn in the US, and they have charged me one night's stay already. I asked at IHG and they said they couldn't do anything as it was with the hotel. The ...
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Electronic I94 database records the same entry twice

The US Customs and Border Protection I94 information site offers the option to view travel history. When I look up my travel history record, there appear to be two entries (same date, same location) ...
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Minor drinking in Canada

My daughter just turned 19 today. Her and her boyfriend went to Canada.Where the legal drinking age is 19. She just asked me "Could I get in trouble for being intoxicated, if we get pulled over, after ...
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Visit Toronto while on H1B

I am currently on H1B and am planning to visit Toronto, Canada. The visa on my passport is expired by I have extended my I94. So my question is that if I go to Canada for a 5 night vacation, can I ...
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Can I bring fast food in my checked luggage on a flight to the USA?

I'm flying from Canada to the United States. I'd like to bring my friend a couple burgers and fries from a local chain that doesn't exist where he lives in the United States. Is this allowed?
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Exit stamp when leaving US by plane

How can I get exit stamp on my passport, when leaving the US next time by plane? I don't want to get to great details, but there is a longer history of my electronic I-94 being wrong that have ...
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New country visited after applying for a B1 visa to the US. How can I update my application?

I submitted my DS 160 for a B1 visa and was scheduled an appointment for 15 days later. In the meanwhile I traveled to a different country (Thailand) and thus my list of countries visited is not up to ...
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Traveling to Puerto Rico while in US legally, but without visa

I am in the US as a student. I came on a tourist visa and changed to F1 status. This means that I do not currently have a valid visa in my passport, although I do have a valid I20 and my SEVIS record ...
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USA to Vietnam and Taiwan, what “route” of plane tickets should I take? [closed]

I am scoping out a motorcycle trip in November with two friends. They are planning separate post-trip travels in December than myself, but we will be spending the majority of November biking around ...
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Does starting a working visa in Canada reset my ESTA? [closed]

I obtained a working visa for Canada for two years to start between April 2015 and April 2016. I am planning to work in Montreal. I am presently visiting friends in Vermont, and have been here 60 ...
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Tourist traveling back to US with big amount of medical bills, will immigration hold him from the airport? [duplicate]

My father-in-law was hospitalized for a heart attack. He doesn't have money to pay all the outstanding bills and did not reply to any bills. He wants to return to the US but without travel insurance. ...
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Travelling back to US with unpaid hospital bills [duplicate]

About a year ago I visited my US, and needed emergency treatment for a small accident. My insurance company refused to pay for it, and I am unable to cover the bill. it's not a large amount, but large ...