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Looking for a typical Australian cuisine

Even as an Australian, I usually struggle to come up with what a typical 'Aussie' dish is. I think the outdoor barbeque is a well-known past-time, but it is not all that different to an American ...
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Where is the best place to carry perishable foods on long international flights?

I frequently bring snacks and groceries from India to the U.S. (remembering to follow the laws against fresh fruit/vegetables) that I can't find there in the U.S. Now, I'm planning to bring a food ...
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Non-resident alien working for non-US company telecommuting for 10 days under ESTA Visa Waiver

I'd really appreciate if you could provide some clarification on the following. I am a European citizen non-US resident travelling to the US for 4 weeks under the ESTA Visa Waiver, of which 10 days ...
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1answer
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Can you buy a plane ticket from a Swedish online travel agency with US credit card?

Can I buy a plane ticket from a Swedish online travel agency with a US credit card? Or a US American Express credit card? If yes, any idea about the fee? Any input would be greatly appreciated! ...
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Can you travel to the US 6 days before your H1B visa expires?

I'm currently working in US, with VISA valid uptil end of Sept. I've applied for extension, and the petition is under review atm. There is a requirement that may need me to go out of US and come back ...
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Travelling destination? [on hold]

I am looking for recommendations for a travel destination. I'm looking to go enjoy nice beaches, go on relaxing hikes and maybe see a few interesting sights. A lot of the places I find (Cambodia, ...
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Cheap tours of the philippines [on hold]

I was interested in travelling to the Philippines this September. However I was interested to find out if you know any tour which run from 12-16days. Which offer best value for money, and for young ...
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0answers
28 views

I hold a Syrian passport and I'm travelling via KLM to New York from Dubai, do I need a transit visa if I'm only staying in Amsterdam for 4 hours [duplicate]

I hold a Syrian passport and I'm travelling via KLM to New York from Dubai. Do I need a transit visa if I'm only staying in Amsterdam for 4 hours. I was just wondering. I wont be leaving the airport ...
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How to book and stay several days at transit point

I'm planning a holiday. I will travel from Jakarta to LA, with a transit at San Francisco and planning to have several days there before proceeding to LA. On my return trip from Los Angeles to Jakarta ...
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Moving between terminals at Heathrow to visit a lounge

We are traveling from Heathrow Airport Terminal 2. We would like to visit a lounge in Terminal 1 or 3 before we fly. Is it possible to check into T2 and then move between terminals before we fly?
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Entering in Canada - visa coming late and tourist authorization

My fiancée and I are moving from Switzerland (residency and nationality: Switzerland) to Vancouver, BC, Canada in a week or so for 5 years with a student visa. The issue is that my fiancée might not ...
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Can I extend my 30 days Schengen visa in Switzerland?

I am Filipina and I'm in Switzerland right now together with my sponsored, and my 30 days Schengen visa for housemaid will going to expire on Aug 25 '2014, Can I extend my visa till 31 of Aug 2014 ...
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help me with online shop suggestion for diplomats [on hold]

Please help me with the names of reliable online shop for diplomats? Anyone who have used the web store personally for shopping.
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Stamping Employment Visa of UAE [on hold]

I was entered in UAE through my visit visa of 60 days. My purpose for visiting is to get the job and settle down in UAE with my family. And after 30 days I got the job. And I worked for that employer ...
2
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0answers
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Place to store a few items in Ayia Napa on day trip from Nicosia (Cyprus)

I'm going on a trip where I will be staying in Nicosia, Cyprus. Time prevailing, I'd like to get the bus out to Ayia Napa one day. Based on this, it looks like the bus takes about 2 hours from ...
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A flight I booked months ago just got rescheduled dramatically, into a time that is not possible for me, what can I do?

Specifically, the first flight for my honeymoon just got rescheduled to 12 hours prior, during my wedding. The airline says they have no flights on them or their partner airlines that get me to my ...
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0answers
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What is the sunniest city in southern Alaska? [on hold]

I'm considering the possibility of moving to Alaska, but I want to find a city with mild weather and the most sunshine possible for Alaska ( the average Winter temperatures is still my biggest concern ...
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Can an F-1 student living in the US find work with the Military using OPT? [on hold]

I've been in the states for 6 years now and I'll be getting my Associates in Computer Science and was wondering if I make use of my OPT this way(refer to title), would I find work with any Military ...
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0answers
72 views

What other countries besides India use a Maximum Retail Price model? [on hold]

India is the only country I have come across in my travels where it is mandatory to print the Maximum Retail Price (MRP) on any packaged items. On the Wikipedia article for Suggested Retail Price, ...
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In which developed countries (other than the US) does the price tag not usually show the final price to be paid?

That is, the price tag on the product (or on the shelf beneath it or wherever) may say $1.00, but when you go checkout at the counter, you actually have to pay more than $1.00. To keep the scope of ...
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1answer
126 views

Europe: differences between colours of highway road-signs

I'm now travelling in France and - as any Italian - one of the first thing we learn when running on highways is that the road signs have a different colour. In particular, in this case it is pretty ...
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Can I take a bicycle on the Windsor/Detroit truck ferry?

Neither the bridge nor the tunnel connecting Windsor (Ontario, Canada) to Detroit (Michigan, USA) allows bicycles. According to Google Maps, the nearest ferry is on the other side of Lake St. Clair. ...
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1answer
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Checking MetroCard balance outside?

Is it possible to check my MetroCard balance outside of the subway in New York? For example, if I'm far away from a subway station while waiting for a bus.
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International car seat standards for multiple regions

I've been looking into car seats suitable for international travel. In the EU modern car seats have to meet ECE R44/04 and for New Zealand/Australia AS/NZS 1754.2010 I emailed a few manufacturers ...
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Unable to add foreign bank account number to Congstar prepaid account

I bought a Congstar prepaid card, activated then selected a package, but it seems that I can't add IBAN bank account number unless it starts with DE? See attached screenshot. What do I do now?
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403 views

How to buy one airplane seat and reserve adjacent ones?

On an overnight flight from Boston to Chile 4 or 5 years ago, I ran into a situation I hadn't encountered previously. My seat wasn't great and the flight was perhaps half full, so I tried shifting to ...
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13 views

Can B1/B2 applied for personal visit be used for official purpose [on hold]

I applied for US Visa in 2010 to visit my sister, I was given b1/b2 visa. I now need to travel to US for official purpose , can I use the same Visa or do I need to apply for a fresh visa through my ...
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2answers
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Bank balance for getting a Schengen visa?

I won a contest to visit Belgium and the Netherlands for a week from India. The accommodation and travel is paid by the company. They have asked for my income tax returns and bank statements along ...
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3answers
693 views

Is it possible to sit at a seat of higher class, for free, after boarding a flight? [duplicate]

I referenced How can I get a different seat after boarding a flight?. Herein, suppose that many seats of higher class (eg Premium Economy or Busines Class) are empty after boarding. Also, suppose that ...
2
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1answer
27 views

Can the grace period for a non-refundable ticket be leveraged to get a lower price?

When an non-refuntable airline ticket is booked on many web sites, I think the ticket must be paid for within 24 hours or it's automatically cancelled. If the price went down or didn't increast "too ...
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0answers
22 views

Specific Vacation Destinations [on hold]

I'm planning on going on vacation and was wondering what countries have castles and nature as well. Countries like England but not England because I've visited it before and want to try some place ...
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0answers
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Do I need a Schengen visa if I have a UK tier 1 visa with Indian passport? [duplicate]

I have UK tier 1 visa with Indian passport. Should I apply for a Schengen visa if I have to travel to Portugal?
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1answer
83 views

First time travelling to another country; what should I know? [on hold]

I'm about to take my first holiday abroad, with family (in-laws to be). This is obviously very exciting but I'm worried about being unprepared. They travel frequently so obviously my partner has been ...
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29 views

Where can I sell Bosnian Marks in India? [on hold]

I have some Bosnian marks which I couldn't convert into euro while I was there. Now is it possible for me to do that while I'm in India, and where?
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Why do Indian citizens need many visas?

As an Indian citizen, this has always been my trouble. No matter where I go, I always need a visa. My father has exhausted his passports thrice because he travels a good amount. In short, we need ...
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0answers
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Transit visa UK [duplicate]

I am an Indian Citizen having a Valid Visa for United States of America. My flight is via Heathrow and my transit time is less than 5 hours. Do I need a UK Transit Visa?
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Can you split India in distinct focal points to travel to?

India is quite appetising and visiting the country is on my bucket list. However, where to start that is the question. You more or less subdivide the US, In a northern and southern west coast, a ...
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1answer
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Tourist visa for Suriname for an Indian Citizen?

After some discussions, I found out that Caribbean Hindustani is quite popular in Suriname. This has inclined me to choose it as one of the next destinations on my bucket list. How can I get a ...
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0answers
18 views

First US passport [duplicate]

I plan to travel in October. How far ahead do I need to apply . I plan to apply at the post office .and what documents do I need to bring when I submit my application. How long will it take for me to ...
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1answer
30 views

I visited the US for 2 weeks in May; can I return in November for 2 more weeks? [duplicate]

I went to visit a friend in the US for 2 weeks in May and was planning on flying over again in November for another 2 weeks. Is this allowed? I know you're only allowed to visit the US for 90 days ...
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0answers
36 views

Once vaccinated for Hep A, can I enjoy ice cubes without worry? [on hold]

Title says it all. If I have Hep A/B vaccines and protection from e-coli and am drinking from a relatively clean source (eg. High-end hotel), can I generally enjoy the tap water or ice cubes without ...
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1answer
31 views

Travelling on a Two-Entry Schengen Visa

From the New to Denmark Website, If you have a visa that is valid for several entries for at least 180 days you can hand in an application for a new visa before the current visa expires. My current ...
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3answers
560 views

Is it typical to provide a lot of information for public transport systems in Japan?

I have experienced traveling in the metro system in Australia, US, Taiwan and Japan, and it seems to be that the amount/level of detail is ranked as follows: US - PA system announces or displays the ...
3
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1answer
73 views

Leaving a country without entering another country and coming back

I am planning to go to Dubai from Doha just to accompany my wife who is coming from Egypt. I will not be leaving Dubai's airport and will basically be coming back with her on the same flight. I wonder ...
2
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0answers
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Exactly 6 months for a transit visa from US to India via UK

Before you close this for being a potentially duplicate question, please understand that I have seen some of the questions and what I'm asking is a bit different. As I understand, one would need a ...
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1answer
24 views

Prepaid data on an unlocked iPhone 5s for a visit to Spain

I'm visiting Valladolid for five days in late September, and bringing along an unlocked iPhone 5s from Australia (local carrier here is Telstra). I'd like to set it up with data, and maybe a local ...
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1answer
27 views

Do I need a transit visa for Germany on the way to Canada?

I’m a new immigrant to Canada. I’m traveling from Cairo Egypt to Toronto via Germany or any other European country with an Egyptian passport and a Canadian visa. Will I need a transit visa for ...
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1answer
77 views

Does my visa expire along with my passport?

I have a Philippine passport and with a visa. My passport expired on the 23rd of August. If I renew that, do I need to renew my visa as well? My visa is a settlement visa to join my parents and stay ...
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I had booked a ticket and it was not confirmed(still on waiting list), will i get refund of that ticket ? if yes, how much? [on hold]

I had booked a ticket and it was not confirmed(still on waiting list), will i get refund of that ticket ? if yes, how much? Actually i had booked 5 tickets , out of which only 4 were confirmed. so i ...
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1answer
96 views

Travelling to USA with passport that combines surname and given name on a single line

My old passport has a valid US visa. The surname and given name were interchanged in the visa, but I travelled with these documents to the USA 4 years ago. Since the old passport is expired now, I ...

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