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Why is Jardin Anlglais, Geneva, the quietest place on Earth?

Probably it has to do with Jet d'Eau, but somehow it does not matter if it is turned on or if it is switched off.
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Accommodation options in London for three months in summer

I am interning at a company in central London in summer 2015, and I am responsible for handling my accommodation. What are my housing options for 14 weeks, with a total budget of 2000GBP (i.e. ...
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Lisbon: Getting from the airport to city center

I am travelling to Lisbon (on Airport terminal 2) soon, and would like to know how to get to the city center without using a taxi. Is there some public transport that can easily be reached from the ...
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How many watches can bring form USA to INDIA

I asked one of my friend to bring 4 watches costing around 35,000 from US to India...Can any one let me know will the customs get him through with those watches. Thanks in advance.
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about overstay in denmark

I have visited Denmark two times so far, and my husband lives there. The last time when I went there 8 year ago, I applied for a permanent visa, which was refused. I consequently overstayed for 10 ...
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If I have been living in USA legally for 7 years and as permanent resident for one year, can I apply for citizenship? [on hold]

Basically that is the question. Does time spent living on a G4 visa count toward your 5 year requirement for citizenship at all? How can I find out. I tried calling usics but they don't know anything ...
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Summer Travel from Dubrovnik to Split without Bus

During the last week of June, we are planning to travel from Dubrovnik to Split. There is a bus that takes around 6 hours which is the direct route but I'd like to find some more scenic options. There ...
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Day Room At or Near Frankfurt Airport

There is already a question about Sleeping at Frankfurt Airport. We are in the same situation with a 9 hours stop over during the day after a redeye flight, except that we would like more comfort than ...
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Can I go to Brazil from USA with a Colombian passport?

I don't have a U.S. Passport but have a Colombian passport I am legal I am citizen but don't have a USA passport. The same can it go with any country that I want to go to from the USA with Colombian ...
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Do I pay for my ticket when I purchase it online or do I pay when I go to the airport on the day of the flight?

I've never bought a ticket so I am not sure how it exactly works. Do I actually pay for the ticket when I'm reserving it online? Or do I pay for the ticket when I go to the airport?
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Travelling through the Schengen area with a Refugee Travel Document issued by the USA

I just want to double check to make sure I won't run into any issues at the border of entry. I'm a permanent resident of the USA with a green card and I have a travel document issued by the USA ...
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What are the English laws on bringing pets into the country?

I wish to take my pet cat with me to the United Kingdom, to stay with relatives (they are fine with the cat, and understand that she travels with me a lot). I am concerned, however, whether or not I ...
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How am I supposed to combine items from Italian restaurant menus?

I'm from the Netherlands, where we would typically have an appetizer (soup or something else) and a main dish (usually some kind of meat, served with fries and vegetables), and when that is finished, ...
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Cheap condo rental in carribbean [on hold]

What are some islands in the Carribbean where we can rent out a condo/house for 3-4 days (on the beach) for 100$/night.
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Transit visa in Denmark and Sweden

I am travelling to Chicago, USA and therefore have a valid US Visa. I hold a Ghanaian passport and a valid UK visa expiring in January, 2016. I'm travelling from Heathrow-Copenhagen-Chicago and ...
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Multiple-entry visas on arrival in Kathmandu

Is it possible for a British passport holder to get a 15-day multiple-entry visa on arrival at Kathmandu airport? The information online seems inconsistent about whether it's only single-entry visas ...
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Do I have a good chance of being accepted for a 1-year tourist visa in Canada? [on hold]

I am planning to go to Toronto, Canada in July 2015 for maybe less than a week. I am currently residing in Hong Kong until either August 2015 or January 2016 when I return to Manila. Details about ...
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Mobile Phone Plan for Norway and Europe

I currently live in Canada. In a few months, my friends and I will be going to Norway for 9 months for a program at a school in Norway. The trip will be mostly in Norway but would extend to a large ...
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How I find the BA-equivalent booking reference for an American Airlines-managed reservation?

Note: I do this regularly, so I am looking for a faster option than calling the airline on the phone - I'd like something I can do online. I have booked a reservation with American Airlines on ...
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Traveling in US while transit visa

I just recently got my transit visa from Guyana (country in South America) to India. Is it possible to get the flight so that it goes from Guyana -> MIA -> SFO -> India instead of Guyana -> New York ...
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If I am on a business visa to UK from India and want to travel to Italy, which visas to apply for?

I am an Indian citizen and planning for a business trip to UK from where I plan to join my family for a vacation in Italy and come back to UK for business. What visas should I apply for? Business visa ...
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Eurail Global Pass - Is it valid for travel within city local transport?

We are a family of 4 persons (children 9 years and 7 years) and are travelling to Berlin. We would be there for 40 days. We plan to travel to nearby cities within Germany and other countries over ...
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Getting around Germany (flight / travel strategy) [on hold]

So here is my plan to visit Germany & Romania as a USA native. USA or Newark EWR -> Bucharest, Romania (4 days) fly to -> somewhere in Germany (Munich or Berlin) (stay 10 days) ---- > fly back ...
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Schengen visa single entry from Hungary

I am traveling from Delhi to Hungary and I got single entry C category tourist visa for 18 days. Does it mean that I can travel within Schengen countries from Hungary and come back to Hungary before I ...
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What are some remote places to live with reliable (wired) high-speed broadband internet? [on hold]

I'm absolutely fascinated by the small, multi-colored fishing towns along maritime regions in the Northern Atlantic (Canada, Greenland, Iceland, Norway). Since my work could technically be done ...
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1answer
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Having previously overstayed my Hong-Kong visa, will I be allowed to re-enter for business a year later? [on hold]

A year ago I mistakenly overstayed for 5 days and I was forced to return to my country but I didn't want to pay the plane ticket, the HK govt paid and flew me back. Now, I need to go to HK again for ...
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Is there a way to find an aircraft's statistics?

Given a flight's tail-number, is there a way to search for the on-time statistics of that plane? So far I've only found ways to search for on-time statistics per route.
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1answer
73 views

How is Schengen area revisited at end of six months? [duplicate]

As you may be aware, the Schengen visa area of Europe allows for Canadians to visit all of the countries under the Schengen treaty, without need for a visa, and for a period of 90 days out of any six ...
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1answer
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Applying for a Schengen Visa as a visiting student in UK

I am an exchange student in the UK for January- May 2015. I have a Pakistani passport. My visa here ends July 1. I want to do an Europe tour, or at least go to one or two countries, after my exams end ...
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Credit card vs insurance company TRAVEL insurance

Does anybody have any experience making a claim with a credit card company while using their travel/medical insurance as oppose to an insurance company package & what are the differences between ...
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Where is the quietest place on Earth?

I just wondered if there is a known "most quiet" place on Earth. Perhaps people have measured ambient sound throughout the year is various placed claimed to be the most quiets. And perhaps one has ...
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1answer
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Are there any Canadian credit cards that offer medical insurance over 30 days?

I've been looking around for a Canadian credit card that offers out-of-country medical insurance for at least 30 days. I notice a lot of cards have 7 days or less. Does such a card exist? A card will ...
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1answer
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What's the best way to go to Barcelona from Madrid? [on hold]

What's the best way to get to Barcelona from Madrid?
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Checking In Luggage During Intermediate Leg

I am traveling to SFO using LHR-EWR-SFO flight. The layover at EWR is ~10 hours. I wanted to buy something (a little bulky) in New York for the friend I am visiting in SFO and wanted to check this ...
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Is it safer to travel with another person when hitchhiking in western Europe?

I hear some crazy stories where young hitchhikers get abducted and even murdered by killers who prey on young hitchhikers. Are the odds of such bad incidents high? Is hitchhiking in western Europe ...
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How Can I see the Bus Schedule for Bus 150 Bad Ischl to Salzburg

We need to take the bus line 150 from Bad Ischl to Salzburg. Where can I see a bus schedule so that I can figure out if our plans are feasible?
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1answer
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Ireland Transit Visa when flying from IND - Abu Dhabi - Dublin - US

My parents are Indian Citizens. They hold a valid B2 Tourist Visa to USA. I'm planning to book a flight with Hyderabad (India) - Abu Dhabi (UAE) - Dublin (Ireland) - USA. The leg from Hyderabad to ...
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How many visas are required to visit Kazakhstan (from India)? [on hold]

So my friend who lives in Kazakhstan(originally from there) says it will take me three visas- Schengen visa ,Kazakhstan visa and Russian Visa. But I doubt that. Please help me out here.
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Visa requirements for Jamaica for an Indian citizen with a US visitor visa

My parents have Indian citizenship and Indian passports. They have US visitor visas and are traveling to US in the next month. I am planning to travel to Jamaica for vacation (5 to 6 days) with my ...
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How do I explore the Black Sea Coast between Georgia and Istanbul? [on hold]

I will be travelling to Georgia (Tbilisi) in June, and then want to go to Istanbul. I would love to see some places along the Black Sea Coast along the way from Tbilisi - can someone please help me? ...
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Is the train station of Aiguafreda, Spain ever served?

While planning a trip, I saw that to access the Montseny Park, near Barcelona, one can take a train to the town of Aiguafreda. However, on Renfe website, the train services website, I cannot find ...
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Buy track running equipment in China [on hold]

I'm planning to do some running in China. Is it possible to buy enough quality equipment there? I will need tracking shoes, running shoes, trousers , fleece, raincoat, 30l backpack. I'm expecting to ...
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790 views

Flight rescheduled, what are my options?

A few weeks ago, I booked a flight with Transavia going back from Prague to Paris on the Wednesday 10th June 2015. Yesterday, I received an email saying "your reservation has been updated, click on ...
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Can I still use my US tourist visa if I depart from a different country to that where I obtained my visa from?

I'm working here now in the Philippines. Worked in Bangkok for a couple of years as a teacher. I got my US tourist visa in Bangkok when I used to work there, but now I live in the Philippines. I'm a ...
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1answer
51 views

Alcohol limitations crossing into Canada from U.S

I'm planning a trip to Canada from the U.S. this summer and would like to bring some craft beer to share with family members who live there. How much will Canada customs allow me to bring into the ...
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1answer
45 views

Does my Australian friend need my passport and visa information if he buys my ticket?

My Australian friend wants to buy my ticket so I can visit him in Australia, I live in the United States. Does he have to have my passport information and my visa information to purchase a airline ...
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1answer
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Less than 6 months on New Zealand passport and travelling to Thailand

Will I be allowed into Thailand with less than 6 months on my New Zealand passport
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47 views

Western Europe Lonely Planet Travel Guide for a trip from Paris to Milan for Expo Milano [on hold]

I intend to travel from Paris to Milan (and other cities on the way, if I have time). I'm going to buy Western Europe Lonely Planet Travel Guide for guidance. Is this a good book for my purpose? Is ...
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1answer
75 views

Will I have to recheck my bags?

I am flying from Halifax, Canada to New York, USA to Tampa, USA. I will be able to go through customs in Halifax. Will I have to recheck my bags at the New York airport?
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Converting patronymic names to surnames

Most of the visa forms online require you to enter first name, middle name, last name combinations. This works only if your name follows the "first name - family name" format. In many parts of the ...

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