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Travelling with 2 passports (different spelling)

There is already a great answer about travelling with two passports. What happens if the spelling in the passports is slightly different (due to alphabet transliteration into English?) Let say a ...
2
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1answer
82 views

Is this back to back ticketing or throwaway ticketing?

Transatlantic repositioning cruises are extremely cheap, the only problem is they are one way and you need a one way flight ticket to get back which are very expensive, one option is a return ...
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I am travelling from India to Kosovo via Turkey - do I need a visa?

I am an Indian citizen planning for a 90 days Business Trip to Kosovo and I have invitation letters from an Office in Kosovo. Do I need to have a Visa to enter Kosovo for 90 days? I am getting ...
3
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0answers
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Will local contact numbers for travel insurance during a US visit simplify the process of visiting a doctor/hospital?

We are a family of 4 visiting the US this year. Some years back we were in Boston, and one of the kids (about 18 months at the time) came out with chickenpox. Which of course is a big deal in the US ...
3
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1answer
34 views

Cosmetic/Dental Surgery in Thailand - Resources? [on hold]

I'm traveling to Thailand soon and wanted to get some mild dental & cosmetic surgery done. Actually it's not very cosmetic, but some necessary dental work + scar treatment. It should be much ...
1
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1answer
51 views

I have multiple Schengen visa from Italy, can I transit in Holland for 2 hours before going to Italy? [duplicate]

I have been issued a multiple-entry Schengen visa from the Italian consulate, is it possible to do transit in Holland for 2 hours as I am traveling on KLM?
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2answers
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Extra bag with Qatar Airways - Can i pay for an extra bag? [duplicate]

I am flying with Qatar Airways, Manchester to Melbourne, via Doha in March of this year. However I would like to check in an additional bag. However the website does not display a cost per bag, but ...
2
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1answer
41 views

Do I need to buy return ticket when travelling on a long-stay visa?

I have visa type D for Denmark which is valid for 180 days to collect my residence card type c. Do I need to buy return ticket or one way ticket is enough? I am asking because air travel agent is ...
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51 views

Schengen visa application with no job

So I'm applying a Schengen visa in Italy Embassy (the longest stay I will be in Europe). I have a Philippine passport with a U.S. greencard holder. I'm joining a 21-day tour in Europe. Apparently I'm ...
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2answers
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Best option to get cheap flights for flying Vancouver to Geneva return 10 to 15 times

For the coming 5 years, my fiancee and I will travel once a year (maybe even twice a year for my fiancee) between from Vancouver to Geneva and return. I know nothing about how one can accumulate ...
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Do we need a transit visa we have a 12 hour stop over and have booked a hotel ,we are flying with AirIndia from Sydney to Rome return

I am traveling with my elderly parents, sister and her son. He is 19 years old. We are traveling to Rome, from Sydney return on Air India. We have a 12 hour stopover in Delhi, so I have booked a hotel ...
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1answer
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Visa Waiver Program Re-entry

I know comparable questions have been asked but I would really appreciate it if you guys would give me advice on this matter. My girlfriend is currently taking an internship in NYC and I've come with ...
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Which are the best places to visit in Himachal Pradesh, India [on hold]

I am planning to visit Himachal Pradesh this April 2015. Its gonna be a 8 nights/9days trip. Please suggest some good places i should not miss.
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71 views

Prepaid SIM card for internet use in France, Netherlands and Hungary?

I need a SIM card (for Internet only) to travel in Paris, Amsterdam and Hungary. Is it possible to buy a single SIM card and use the internet in all of these countries? I'm considering one of these ...
0
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1answer
37 views

Ways to travel from Mexico to South America over land [on hold]

I'm looking to travel from Mexico down through Central America by land and am looking for the best way to do this and any issues people have had please!
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3answers
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Disembark flight at unplanned refuelling stop, if the stop is same as ultimate destination?

Let's say I am travelling from India to Minneapolis. Let us also assume that I like Emirates, and prefer flying on it. Let us also assume that I did not get any of the shorter flights to the US east ...
4
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1answer
242 views

UK visa: transit versus visitor question

I have a Pakistani passport but living in Dubai, UAE, with residency visa. I also have a Shengen Visa as I have my family in France. I am planning to travel to France (from Dubai) in March and I also ...
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0answers
34 views

How to check if flights landed around a specific date/time at an airport? [duplicate]

Our flight was cancelled by BA from Amsterdam, apparently due to bad weather so they do not want to pay compensation. However other flights took off. Can I check if other flights landed at Gatwick on ...
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0answers
74 views

Can I scooter inside an airport [closed]

I was just wondering if I could scooter (I mean razor scooters) inside an airport, because often I have 9 hour overlays, and other times I get late. I am an experienced rider. This question came to ...
2
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1answer
46 views

How do you prepare for crossing Borneo from coast to coast on foot?

It is on my to-do list. I know a huge and growing part is about palm oil trees. I would like to know the challenges to be aware of when crossing through the jungle, and how to prepare oneself for such ...
4
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3answers
143 views

From what point could you view the most countries?

This question is inspired by this one, but takes it one step up. I'll phrase it in a similar manner as dlanod did: A fairly simple question: from what single point could you see the most ...
3
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1answer
74 views

Not boarding at departure city [duplicate]

Can you book a flight from, say... San Diego to Cancun that has a plane change in L.A. and not board the flight in San Diego but rather in L.A.? Say you "missed" your San Diego flight and were able ...
2
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1answer
43 views

Do people use a colour photo or black/white for the Navigo Decouverte metro pass?

I have a Navigo Decouverte card and it looks like you have to stick on a photo of yourself...what I need to know is whether the photo is supposed to be in colour or black & white? What do the ...
0
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2answers
82 views

What countries have separate pricing fees for international tourists for country attractions? [closed]

I recently travelled to Thailand and Taiwan for a summer trip, and was apalled to learn that they the majority of attractions in the main tourist areas all had separate pricing for non-Taiwanese as ...
2
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2answers
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How can I tour Serengeti National Park by starting off in Nairobi?

What are my options (methods, approximate prices, safety, and duration) in getting to Serengeti National Park from Nairobi, Kenya? Is the only way to take a bus to Arusha, Tanzania and then another ...
2
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1answer
26 views

How can I get to Arusha, Tanzania from Nairobi, Kenya?

What are my options (methods, approximate prices, safety, and duration) in getting from Nairobi, Kenya to Arusha, Tanzania? I'll be in Nairobi and want to travel to Arusha to join a Mount Kilimanjaro ...
0
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0answers
27 views

Re-entering South Africa after 2-year permit has expired [closed]

My 2 year permit in South Africa is expiring 01 Feb 2015. If I travel to Turkey before it expires and stay a couple weeks and return after it expires mid-February, when I return to South Africa, will ...
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1answer
42 views

How can I cheaply handle my US mail while temporarily living and working abroad in South India? [closed]

I got an offer I couldn't refuse, which is to live and work in South India for 6 months. I live with relatives in the US, so will keep the house and my room for the period while I'm away, but I'm not ...
6
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0answers
38 views

Visiting Bosnia-Herzegovina during Ramadan

I am considering a trip that will include Bosnia-Herzegovina, and wonder if it is difficult to eat in a restaurant there during the day during Ramadan (as is the case in many majority-Muslim ...
6
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2answers
156 views

Will I save much time by using the US preclearance facilities in Canada/Ireland rather than flying direct?

I'm planning a trip from Prague to NYC this summer. There is a direct flight to JFK and numerous transfer options. I've heard that JFK's customs can be a nightmare for non-US citizens and therefore ...
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0answers
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Train or bus from Trieste to Ljubljana [duplicate]

I need info on how to get from Trieste to Ljubljana by bus or train. I have looked on many websites, written to tourist informations but did not get any reply.
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2answers
50 views

Do I have to go through customs in Houston? [closed]

YVR-IAH-international location Not American citizen nor Canadian.
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2answers
49 views

London and Paris Spring Vacation, end of May - Impact from School Holidays and Whitsunday?

I am looking to plan a vacation going to London and Paris near the end of May so I can take advantage of the US Memorial Day Holiday which I get off from work to get more days out of my vacation. I ...
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2answers
38 views

Mobile phones and mobile internet in Italy

Buongiorno! Suppose I step down from the plain in Fiumicino. What is the fastest way to get hold of Italian SIM-card with some talking minutes and some Internet? The latter is more important than the ...
2
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1answer
80 views

Not using my daughter's round trip ticket

My daughter is starting school in the US (we stay in Thailand) and my wife and I would like to accompany her back. There is a much better deal if we buy round trip tickets, but flying back would only ...
1
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1answer
293 views

South African on a charity visa in the UK. I need a Schengen visa. What would be the easiest to get the visa? [duplicate]

South African on a charity visa in the UK. I need a Schengen visa. What would be the easiest to get the visa? Where would be the easiest embassy to apply? What documents are needed?
2
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1answer
34 views

International arriving Chicago ORD to domestic, two different airlines how do I recheck bags?

Arriving international flight at Chicago ORD on American and taking domestic from ORD to TX on United. I have a two-hour window. Can I check my bag at the gate for my United flight or will I be ...
15
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1answer
592 views

Is there an IATA airport code for the Bay Area?

There is an IATA airport code for the New York City area (NYC), encompassing airports such as JFK, LaGuardia etc. This can be used on some flight search sites to search from/to several airports at ...
3
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1answer
50 views

Land crossing to America from Mexico with ESTA - 90 days reset?

I am planning on transiting to Los Angeles on an ESTA (I will be in the USA for maybe 2-3 weeks) from there I want to cycle into Mexico and the rest of Central America. 5-6 months later I would like ...
16
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2answers
1k views

Can I skip my train leg booked with a KLM flight?

I have a flight booked form Cairo to Amsterdam Schiphol via KLM and then a Thalys train from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels. As Brussels is not my final destination anyway I want to intentionally skip ...
1
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1answer
50 views

Resort reservation: Booked for 5, 6 are staying [closed]

I'm booking a week long trip at a beach resort in the US and the largest room says it sleeps 5 people. There will be 6 of us. But one person will just bring an air mattress because it is a VERY ...
1
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1answer
22 views

Search an MC4 Connector for Solar [on hold]

Where can I find an MC4 Plug/ Adapter who are used to connect Solar Panels to my Solar Charger in Argentina? Here you find Informations about: http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/MC4_connector I did try ...
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0answers
19 views

Can I travel to Schengen countries from country other than the country where I applied and got my visa approved. [duplicate]

i.e I applied and got approved my schengen visa in Singapore but i will be spending holidays in Philippines before my travel to Schengen countries, should I go back to Singapore or can i go directly ...
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0answers
29 views

Travelling to Bend, Oregon from Portland in winter

I will be travelling from Portland (more specifically Hillsboro (Tanasbourne)) to Bend, Oregon for a weekend ski trip. I have not done this route before and know of a couple ways via car to get there. ...
2
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2answers
278 views

Does the spouse of British national with UK permanent residence need a Schengen visa to travel to France?

My wife is an Indian national with an Indian passport. She holds an indefinite leave to remain in the UK (permanent residence card). Does she need to apply for a Schengen visa before travelling to ...
2
votes
1answer
67 views

Refund value estimation for one leg of the return journey

I had booked an DXB-AMD return journey on Spicejet through Makemytrip.com. The total cost for the booking was INR 18,132. The booking confirmation showed that out of this, INR 300 was "convenience ...
1
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1answer
35 views

Prepaid SIM card for data in France (Paris)

I'm going to travel to Paris in two weeks for 5 days. I'd like to buy a prepaid SIM card for my phone, no calls or SMS needed - only data is sufficient. I've looked through French mobile operators and ...
5
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2answers
185 views

Can I go from Gatwick Airport station to London Bridge station?

Can I go from Gatwick Airport station to London Bridge station? I have read that the train will not stop by London bridge due to construction, is this true? I am travelling by the end of January.
1
vote
1answer
59 views

reenter US after using medicaid for childbirth [closed]

I had my baby in US, then visa was renewed and granted at embassy. Will the immigration at port of entry ask for medical bill because the bills were not asked at the embassy during renewal.
2
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1answer
108 views

On a trip from US to UK with a layover in Germany, at which point of my journey will I go through customs?

I am traveling from the United States to the UK in a few days, and I will have a checked suitcase. My layover is in Frankfurt, Germany. Since my final stop is in the UK. Will I go through customs in ...

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