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1answer
61 views

Customs in coach travel between France and UK

When travelling between France and the UK via the Eurostar train, I have never actually been stopped by customs on either direction. I've seen some people being stopped, but it seems that it's on a ...
1
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0answers
23 views

Disposable Cellphone SIM Card for Germany [duplicate]

I am coming to Germany for holidays, and I would life to use my cell phone, however I guess a German provider may be able to offer a much better service of Internet connections. But since this is ...
2
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1answer
30 views

Time for international-international transfer in Ataturk airport [closed]

How long does a transfer from airplane to gate take in Ataturk airport in Turkey? International to international? Do we go through customs or what?
1
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1answer
27 views

Comfortable transfer from BVA to Paris center [duplicate]

I need to get from Paris Beauvais Tille Airport to Paris center. What are my options (times, prices)? I'll be travelling as two (or three) adults plus two small kids, therefore comfortable options ...
1
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0answers
11 views

Getting from Colombo international airport to Anuradhapura

I am looking for a budget option of getting to Anuradhapura straight from the Colombo international airport. I haven't purchased a plane ticket yet but I am planning to time my arrival before late ...
1
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1answer
47 views

Possibility to Travelling together on returning [duplicate]

I am from Sri Lanka and my husband is staying in New Zealand. My husband (alone) wants to come to Sri Lanka and pick my self and our son and return to New Zealand. We are planning for this trip ...
1
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1answer
43 views

Deciphering Air Canada Fare Codes

While searching for flights with Air Canada, I noticed that the fare codes appear as 6 to 8 letter / digit sequences. The first letter seems to stand for the booking class, but the rest of the letters ...
0
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0answers
21 views

Looking for Beach trip [closed]

I am looking for some kind of trip and i want to go beach places for sunset. I am confuse where to go. please some one tell which beach is best for sunset and trip. And there should be hotels of good ...
2
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0answers
41 views

Visa processing speed: VFS vs Embassy

I am applying for a Schengen Visa for Switzerland at London. To submit my application, I can choose to go to the VFS Visa Application Centre or the Embassy of Switzerland directly. I wonder which ...
0
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0answers
49 views

Moving from France to Germany by plane, how to handle luggage [closed]

I am moving to Germany/Munich near the end of September and I'm facing a problem. I want to leave on the 27th of September after 17:00 for Paris, I myself will be near Nice airport. My stuff... well I ...
1
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1answer
14 views

Where to buy a 4G Telkomsel sim card in Indonesia?

I have been seeing advertising about the Telkomsel 4G sim card but I'm not able to find any place to buy it. I tried many small resellers but they only have 3G SIM cards.
2
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3answers
29 views

What mobile network in Indonesia has the best 3G coverage?

I'm worried about 3G coverage because I am traveling all over Indonesia. That is: Sumatra, Java, Bali, Lombok, Sulawesi & Komodo.
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2answers
45 views

Does Cathay Pacific allow using of mobile and tablets for international flights?

According to this page, the use of mobile phones and tablets are allowed during flight. However, I had once been disallowed from using them after take-off. I also knew that some airline already ...
1
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0answers
18 views

about 10-Journey Card in Belgium [closed]

I will travel in Belgiun next month, and I will buy a 10-journey card for my families. My question is if I didn't use all of the 10-journey card, can I refund the money in the counter?
2
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1answer
31 views

Weather in Belgium at the end of October

My husband and I have decided to visit Belgium (mainly Bruges) at the end of October. But we are doubtful as to how cold (chilly and unsettled) the weather might be. In my country (middle East), it is ...
1
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0answers
14 views

Travel by sea from Manila [duplicate]

Has anyone here been successfully able to travel by sea from Manila to Taiwan? I read a post and some answers related to this topic that it could be done, but actual practice, I've been to the Manila ...
4
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1answer
120 views

What are my cellular options in London

In the US, we have 4 options for cellular plans (AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile & Sprint). To get a comparison, who are the top 3-4 companies that I have to choose from in London? and which one has ...
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0answers
54 views

UK PLAB general visit visa refusal [closed]

I posted my case here UK Standard Visitor Visa Refusal: proof of funds I had some more queries that i was asking in the comments. So i thought it would be better to post a new question that will help ...
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0answers
31 views

Shipping a car from Europe to USA [closed]

Purchasing a car in Germany need to get it shipped to Dallas Texas Cost? Is it insured? Necessary Papers required?
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1answer
62 views

Is charles de gaulle CDG airport really one of the world's worst airport? [closed]

I really got scared when I read a list of world's worst airports in the world. I found that charles de gaulle airport in Paris is the worst one. I though because it is in France then no one will even ...
0
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0answers
16 views

US Citizen, US Company with UK subisdiary, How to work from UK? [migrated]

I'm a US citizen and I work for a US company. My company has a subsidiary in the UK where we have at least one person employed. What are my options for working from London? How long can a "business" ...
1
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1answer
38 views

As a USA citizen/resident, can I apply for a Chinese visa while in a foreign country?

I'm a USA citizen/resident traveling the world through multiple countries and interested in visiting where a friend of mine lives. Can I apply for a visa from a Chinese embassy/consulate in one of ...
3
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1answer
27 views

Is the connection between Ueno station on Keisei line and Ginza line in Tokyo internal?

According to Google maps, there is an 8-minute walk between Ueno station (through Skyliner, Keisei line) to that on Ginza line, is that an internal connection? Or do I have to leave the station and ...
5
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1answer
41 views

How to get to Tokyo downtown from Narita airport, with a bag, during rush hours?

Travelling in September to Tokyo (Chiyoda) from Narita Airport, and I am taking either the shuttle, JR, Skyliner, or Limousine. I know I have to take the subway at some point, the question is, with a ...
0
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0answers
6 views

canadian student visa travelling via dublin require transit visa? [duplicate]

I'm travelling from Cochin (COK) to Toronto (YYZ) via Dublin with Indian passport and Canadian student visa. I have to wait 6 and a half hours for the next connecting flight in Dublin. Do I require a ...
1
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1answer
52 views

What is the typical ratio of paid versus free miles in frequent flyer programs? [closed]

I realize that this varies from program to program and depends on various factors. But just as a general rule of thumb what is the ratio of miles you have to pay to free miles in a typical program? ...
1
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0answers
28 views

Can I buy transportation tickets in advance for Germany [closed]

Are there ways for me to buy transportation tickets here from Brazil, maybe put them on my smartphone for example. Do they work for Android and IOS? What else could I do using my smartphone to easy ...
1
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0answers
24 views

Apps to walk me through Frankfurt Germany

Are there mobile apps for an iPhone 4 that can walk me through Frankfurt and other German places. And by walk through, I mean guiding me to the places I need to go, showing what trains I need to ...
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4answers
3k views

Why is the Dubai airport so busy?

I notice that the Dubai International Airport is the 3rd busiest airport in the world (after Atlanta and Beijing) on the Wikipedia's list of the world's busiest airports. That seems kind of strange ...
1
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1answer
30 views

What's the best way to get from São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport to the city? [closed]

Edit 3: Define "best" however you see fit. Personally, I prioritize safety/reliability and cost over comfort and time. If you Google the above question, there are a good amount of results: buses, ...
16
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1answer
636 views
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Schengen Visa Refusal: Justification for the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not reliable

Schengen refusal formulae can be difficult to understand sometimes. Sometimes an applicant receives a refusal with: Justification for the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not ...
0
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0answers
26 views

Travelling from Vancouver to Yellowstone [closed]

We are two females planning to go to Vancouver in the first week of September and would love to visit Yellowstone. We won't mind joining a tour as long as it leaves from and returns to Vancouver. ...
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0answers
94 views

UK Standard Visitor Visa Refusal: proof of funds

I recently got a visa refusal for uk visit visa. As my father is sponsoring me he encashed some of the money from his fixed deposit and transferred in to his account i provided the evidence of ...
0
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1answer
61 views

How to show proof of employment?

I recently got a visa refusal for UK visit visa. I provided a letter of employment from my hospital plus a letter of leave. It stated my job, position, salary. Visa officer stated that he is not ...
2
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1answer
67 views

How to maintain 6 months bank statement for uk visit visa?

I am a doctor and I want to give my plab 2 exam in the UK. As I am a recent graduate my father is supporting me financially. He is a retired government officer who gets pension, rents from his ...
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0answers
24 views

U.K Teir 2 General Visa Refused twice. How long before I reapply? [closed]

I am selected for a two yr course in U.K. My university had sent me the CoS and I had applied for General Teir 2 Visa. First time they refused for not keeping pay slip as supporting document, when i ...
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0answers
11 views

Seaplane from Bali to Rinca?

I'm trying to understand if it's possible (even economically) to directly reach Rinca Island from Bali by seaplane. Anyone has information in regard of this? I've found very few pages on the web, ...
1
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0answers
30 views

Eurostar arrivals lounge at St Pancras [closed]

A holiday brochure says the participants should meet their escorts at the Eurostar arrivals lounge in St Pancras station. I have located one but cannot access it as it is a secure area only for people ...
0
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0answers
11 views

Do i need transit visa in Athens, Greece to go to Istanbul? [duplicate]

I'm going to Istanbul, Turkey next week and I have student visa there. I'm going with Aegean Airlines so I have to change flight in Athens, Greece and I'm gonna stay only for ONE hour there. My ...
1
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2answers
44 views

Communicating in English or basic Portuguese in Brazil

Do Brazilian people understand English? I know basic Portuguese. Would communication be an issue?
2
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1answer
26 views

Under what circumstances are hotel room upgrades given out? [closed]

Related: What tips or tricks can you use to get "upgraded"/better hotel rooms? In the above, related, link user jpatokal wrote: First of all, it's important to understand that ...
2
votes
1answer
22 views

Travelling to USA with a four hour layover between Narita and Haneda

I'm a Philippine passport holder travelling to USA via Narita and, four hours later, Haneda. Do I need a transit visa?
0
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1answer
22 views

Do I have to carry my I-20 for travelling within the US?

I am on a F1 Visa (student) which won't be expiring anytime soon. I am planning to travel around the country, and I was wondering if my passport alone would suffice at the airport. Do I have to carry ...
0
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0answers
24 views

Have hotels been re-established in Kedarnath, India after the floods?

Have hotels been established in kedarnath? That is, if I go there, will I have to say at tents or hotels gave come up? Same applies for Gaurikund. I have heard, that being on shore of Mandakini, most ...
1
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1answer
20 views

Thailand transit visa for Pakistani citizen?

Hi I want someone to help me in this That I am transiting from Thailand. Being Pakistani Citizen will I get the transit visa upon arrival in Thailand? Also important to mention here is that I will go ...
0
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0answers
12 views

Is 1.5 Hours transit time enough for Jeddah Airport?

I will be travelling from Bangalore to London via Jeddah with Saudi Arabian Airlines. Bangalore to Jeddah flight SV867 lands around 12:30 AM and Jeddah to London flight SV113 departs around 2 AM. I ...
1
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2answers
28 views

Traveling with dual citizenship (dutch and US) from US to Netherlands, and back [duplicate]

I've been doing a lot of research on how to travel with dual citizenship and feel like I always get conflicting answers. I'm going to be flying from the US to the Netherlands next month, and then ...
4
votes
3answers
170 views

UK visa requirements for Algerian citizen in France on French tourist visa wanting to visit UK?

When an Algerian citizen in France on a French tourist visa wishes to visit the UK, entering and leaving by Eurostar, must he apply for a UK tourist visa? If so, should he apply 3 months before (as ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Are there any statistics on the dates that people buy plane tickets? [closed]

I have standby tickets for a flight and I'd like to know if there are statistics available for when people tend to buy 'plane tickets. For instance, I'd never imagined people would buy tickets the day ...
2
votes
1answer
67 views

Does the sufficiency of an ID-card for travelling abroad depend on the airline?

I'm from the Netherlands and will be travelling to Turkey very soon. On my ID-card it says that it allows me to travel to Turkey (i.e. I don't need a passport). However, on the website of the airline ...

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