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Send package from China to Europe [on hold]

During my trip in China I wouldn't like to carry all my gifts in my bag, so I'm planning to send them by post. Where is the best place I could do this with minimum problems? I'm planning to send it in ...
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54 views
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Immersion at St Helen's Spring (Sacred Spring in England)

I have been planning to take a group of visiting in-laws to various healing springs in South East England (related question here), and St Helen's Spring in Hastings seems like a great venue. I have ...
3
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1answer
77 views

How do trams solve the problem of getting too close to each other due to road jams? [on hold]

Imagine a bad road situation where all trams on the same route are stuck because of a jam ahead of them. When it clears up, if they go at their usual speed, they will all stay together until the end ...
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1answer
80 views

I am unable to pay the heavy amount of custom duty - now what will happen to that parcel? [closed]

There is one parcel I wish to send from Lebanon weighing 87 kg for which Customs is asking for INR 125,000 (~USD 2k) in duty. I don't have this amount, what will happen now?
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1answer
104 views

Schengen visa denied two times by the French consulate, how to appeal? Can I send them an email? [on hold]

Hi Guys i have been denied visa twice by the French embassy, How do I appeal? reason were subsistence and justification and purpose of intended stay not reliable. I am a working guy in an IT ...
2
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0answers
23 views

Paris & a cruise? [closed]

I want to take my 18 year old grandson on a graduation trip to Paris in June. We would also like to take a cruise. We only have 2 weeks. Any suggestions on ports, itineraries, and best use of time and ...
2
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1answer
84 views

How can I get from Ventimiglia to Antibes at night?

I'm flying into Milan, getting in in the afternoon, and need to get to Antibes. I bought tickets on a 5pm train that gets into Ventimiglia at 9:15pm. Trouble is, their last train to Antibes leaves at ...
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15 views

Is there a free public outdoor gym somewhere in Dalat, Vietnam?

I like to have a bit of a workout in those public gyms you find in parks in cities and towns around the world. I especially like to find ones with chin-up bars, especially if one is high enough for a ...
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2answers
180 views

Visit USA west-coast in camper

I'm planning a journey through California, Arizona, Utah and Nevada. I would hire a camper but I'm not sure if I can station everywhere with it. Is it possible in those states to park a caravan in a ...
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2answers
54 views

Place to leave my luggage in Barcelona for one night and get it back early in the morning

I will have a one night connection at Barcelona airport and planning to visit the city during the night I would like to know the address of locker where I could leave my luggage and get it back early ...
2
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3answers
34 views

Domestic to International Transfer at Sydney

I am flying BNE-SYD-SFO-EWR booked (as one ticket) on United Airlines. The BNE-SYD portion is with Virgin Australia and my layover at SYD is 130 minutes. I read online that the international ...
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46 views
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25 views

What is the cheapest way for 2 Australians to travel from New Orleans (or Miami) to Cuba? [closed]

We are two Australians visiting our daughter in new Orleans. We would like to visit Cuba for a holiday. What is the cheapest way for us to get there, and is there a time limit for how long we could ...
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33 views

Danish Visa information for spouse

Hi I am an Indian citizen and I would like to visit Aarhus University, Denmark for a month in this summer. I have an invitation letter from them saying that they are providing me travel and local ...
12
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4answers
1k views

Can visiting saunas make me more prepared for heat in desert and tropics?

I am curious if it is possible to prepare my body for the heat during the African summer by visiting saunas. Would visiting humid or dry saunas on a regular basis "harden" my body for humid heat in ...
2
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1answer
46 views

Is Christmas and New Year a good time to spend in Cape Town, South Africa?

My girlfriend and I are planning a 6 month trip to the southern part of africa. We are currently thinking about spending the time from christmas and new year in and around Cape Town in South Africa. ...
3
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3answers
54 views

Buy map in Beijing

Need to buy laminated good quality maps of China, Beijing and Xian. I need maps in English. Would you recommend any shops in Beijing and Xian?
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1answer
62 views

I am American with passport having layover in Istanbul for 20 hours. Do I need Visa?

I will be staying over for 20 hour layover and I was wondering if I needed to get a visa in order to leave airport and visit the city. And if I need a visa do I apply for it while I'm on the layover ...
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59 views

Any harm in asking for a hotel upgrade for a won contest? [closed]

My grandfather won a sweepstakes for a local trip of a few days. While grateful and jubilant, he'd like to ask about the possibility of asking the contest operators for an upgrade of the ...
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0answers
89 views

Why are there so many white cars in Rome? [closed]

I recently went travelling to Rome. I found the city very interesting, but one thing that got me curious is the number of white cars around the city. Is there a specific reason for this? One taxi ...
5
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1answer
110 views

UK Exit Checks: Are people driving via Eurotunnel/Ferry affected?

I am informed that the Home Office has activated a plan to implement exit checks for people leaving the UK. One way to leave the UK is to drive via the Eurotunnel to France. Another way is to take a ...
2
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1answer
37 views

Does the 24h/48h/72h JUMP pass for Brussels need a MOBIB card?

Does the 24h/48h/72h JUMP pass for Brussels need a MOBIB card, or can it be obtained as a standalone ticket? The STIB website gives different answers in different languages: English: Available as a ...
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3answers
3k views

Where exactly is this building located in Cuba?

I'm preparing our next trip to Cuba and seeing some pictures, I've found this one: I suppose it's located in Havana, but cannot find where exactly (address or GPS location). The most significant ...
9
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1answer
82 views

How can I find out what type of train is used for a Shinkansen service?

One of my kids' favorite destinations near Tokyo is the Railway Museum, which as a bonus can be visited by taking the Shinkansen bullet train two stops from Tokyo to Omiya. This particular section of ...
2
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1answer
43 views

is 35 minutes enough time for a legal layover in Brussels airport [closed]

I have a option of a flight with a 35 minutes stopoff in Brussels does anyone know if it's legal
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3answers
151 views

Is it still allowed to travel to the US without booking hotels in advance?

I'm a German citizen. I used to live in Florida back in '88 - '90. During the 90s I went back there a few times on vacation, booking just a flight and a rental car, and just travelled around, booking ...
1
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1answer
20 views

UK transit visa for Greek resident permit holder [duplicate]

I have called and mailed different offices including the UK embassy in Greece concerning this question, I have one office directing me to another in circle. Anyway, I have a 5years Greek resident ...
3
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1answer
73 views

Deutsche Bahn: Reliable wifi on train?

There's a fair chance that I will be travelling between Düsseldorf (DE) and Poznan (P) frequently soon, using Deutsche Bahn. Since this is a fairly long trip, I'd like to ensure that I can open my ...
8
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1answer
1k views

What happens if you don't pay the Panamá exit tax?

Yesterday we landed after a trip from Panama to Spain departing from PTY airport. Today a friend that travelled to Panama 3 years ago has told me that he had to pay a 40 dollars tax when he leaved the ...
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0answers
38 views

How should I travel between all 6 Romas? [closed]

There is a city called Rome in each of the 6 colonized continents. How should I travel between them - in what order - and what issues would there be going between each one, crossing the borders of ...
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0answers
46 views

Why is Jardin Anglais, Geneva, the quietest place on Earth? [closed]

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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4answers
755 views

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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0answers
41 views

How many watches can bring form USA to INDIA [duplicate]

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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1answer
38 views

about overstay in denmark [duplicate]

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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0answers
37 views

If I have been living in USA legally for 7 years and as permanent resident for one year, can I apply for citizenship? [migrated]

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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0answers
66 views

Summer Sea Travel from Dubrovnik to Split

During the last week of June, we are planning to travel from Dubrovnik to Split. There are ferries and catamarans listed in guidebooks but I'm having trouble confirming details: Are there sea ...
4
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1answer
42 views

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 ...
0
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0answers
33 views

Can I go to Brazil from USA with a Colombian passport? [closed]

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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2answers
1k views

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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1answer
173 views

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 ...
3
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2answers
189 views

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 ...
12
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2answers
168 views

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, ...
0
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0answers
19 views

Cheap condo rental in carribbean [closed]

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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0answers
37 views

Transit visa in Denmark and Sweden [duplicate]

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 ...
3
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1answer
26 views

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 ...
1
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0answers
82 views

Do I have a good chance of being accepted for a 1-year tourist visa in Canada? [closed]

I am thinking about going 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, ...
5
votes
2answers
65 views

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 ...
8
votes
4answers
72 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
49 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
48 views

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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