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What kind of Visa do I need for a four month stay at backpacking hostel in Torquay, England [duplicate]

I am from the United States, and I have been offered a 4-month stay at a backpacking hostel in Torquay, England. In exchange for staying, I have been asked to help around the hostel for four hours ...
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Taking courses under Visa Waiver Program

So, there is a school offering some courses I would like to attend in the US. This courses are non-accredited, the school is neither a university nor a college, each course is 3 hours per week and ...
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Can I tell if the airline sold “my” seat after I cancelled the return leg after partially traveling?

I had a flight with British Airways and cancelled the return flight after taking the outbound leg. They refuse to refund a large sum of the money (including the ticket, or seat, price itself). It ...
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Is it possible to use one frequent flyer program for status and another for earnings?

Say I have elite status on one airline in an alliance but I want to accumulate miles in another airline in the alliance. Can I give one number for the purpose of status recognition and the other for ...
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1answer
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Re-entering schengen countries [duplicate]

I have been to Schengen between 10/05/16 and 23/06/16 (45 days). Now I wish to go back for 90 days. Do I have to wait for the beginning of new 180 days period? Or can I enter Schengen about 40 days ...
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34 views

Best Prepaid Sim Card for Paris and London [closed]

We are traveling to Paris and London. We've been seeing that we can get one sim card for both places but we aren't sure if that is the best answer. Can anyone help with some suggestions?
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Can I apply for business (or other) Visa just to travel for extended time?

For most countries, you can only enter a country without visa for a limited amount of time. In most cases this is 90 days (at least for citizens in developed countries) but sometimes it is only 30 ...
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Lodge an appeal to Greek Court [closed]

I have applied for Schengen Visa in May this year at Islamabad Pakistan but they have refused it; My arrival destination was Netherlands, so in response, i have lodged an appeal to Netherlands and ...
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How do I safely navigate a two-lane roundabout?

In a two-lane roundabout, drivers may be expected to use the outer lane for a ¼ circle (right turn in right traffic) and the inner lane in all other circumstances. Using the inner lane requires: ...
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Consequences of overstaying Schengen visa for 6 months

So, as the title read I happened to overstayed my Schengen visa for 6 months does anyone know what the consequences could be. If I wanted to return back to Saudi Arabia.
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How to reach Munich Hbf from Munich's Airport (Terminal 2)? Disabled person

Recently I asked here a question about reaching Marktoberdorf from Munich's Airport. @user24582 gave me very helpful information and links. I contacted Mobility service of the Deutsche Bahn and ...
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Is it safe to transit via Istanbul after the attempted coup? [duplicate]

My girlfriend will be coming to Europe via Istanbul (Turkish Airlines) and she'll be spending roughly 3 hours in the transit area before the next flight starts. She will be traveling on the 10th of ...
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0answers
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transit from dfw to hyd on stand by ticket [closed]

I am traveling on stand by ticket from usa to lhr on wards to India with confirm ticket. Do I need to go through uk customs to collect the luggage and to recheck it?
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Spanish road users - Roundabouts

When driving in Spain or its islands (Lanzarote, Ibiza etc) I have noticed that the locals tend to drive around roundabouts in the outer lane, ALWAYS, even when going all the way around. Whereas in ...
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Is Direct Airside Transit Visa required at london for an Indian for a flight from Mumbai to USA via London [duplicate]

I am having a flight from Mumbai to USA via London (LHR), having valid US student Visa. I will be reaching at London on 7th August at 6 pm and having connecting flight to USA on 8th August at 9 am, ...
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When I know the airline, the flight number, and the airport at each end, but am very flexible with dates, how can I find the cheapest flights?

In my case the airline will be Aeromexico, and it would be from Shanghai, China to Tijuana, Mexico, and the flight numbers are AM98 and AM99. But the dates could be pretty much anywhere from August ...
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1answer
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Can I expedite Schengen visa at Italian consulate in San Francisco

I made the mistake of booking the tickets and accommodation without checking the consulate's appointment availability. Now I realize there is no slot available at Italian Consulate in SFO before my ...
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Is it possible to get breakfast or coffee before 9am in a cafe in Batumi?

An old travel buddy of mine is back in Batumi right now bemoaning the fact that she can't find any cafe serving coffee or breakfast in the city until after 9am. Are there perhaps some places there ...
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1answer
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what do the letters mean next to cruise ship rooms and how can you view cruise critics ratings?

I'm trying to book a cruise via Expedia and... well here's a screenshot: What do the letters by the room descriptions mean? What does HH mean? Other letter combinations I'm seeing are H, F, G, DA, ...
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2answers
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I am looking for a place in Scandinavia

I am looking for a place in Scandinavia, most likely in Norway. Problem is, I have image of it in my head, but I completely forgot it's whereabouts. I have seen once a picture of it on 9gag, but it ...
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All about the Benjamins' new look

I've picked up my currency today, and the US 100 dollar note had a new look, including a hologram plus it no longer being green. (All of the notes are crisp and clean) In countries where it's not the ...
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3answers
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Re-interviewed for Schengen visa but got rejected for other reasons

I am a single, young Iranian applicant for Schengen Visa at German Embassy. I have a friend in Germany who is married, female and older than me. We established a strong friendship and she sent me a ...
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2answers
55 views

UK Passport Renewal Application for a dual citizen (UK & AUS)

Has anybody submitted their renewal application with just the identity page of their Australian passport and not colour copies of every single page as requested on the application form? Are they ...
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29 views

Layover in Philly- 4 free hours [closed]

I have a layover in Philly Sat August 6th. I will have 4 full free hours (starting 9:00 am) to do sightseeing. Below are the things I have interest in. I want to get an opinion of what things I could ...
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I have been refused visit to UK [closed]

1 the statements show £7823 they said in the application state that u intend to spend £6302 during ur visat thats represents almost all of ur liquid funds and 15 times ur monthly disposable income 2 i ...
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1answer
84 views

How can a Pakistani with an expired passport obtain travel document to travel to Pakistan?

My cousin overstayed in the US. His passport is expired. US Immigration wants to deport him. How would he get a travel document ? Would you send me the link of the website to download the form ?
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Traveling on a visa with an old passport number

I have a Dubai employment visa. My passport number on this visa has the ECR category, but I've now changed my passport to the ECNR category. Will the immigration authorities allow me to travel? This ...
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Bringing 2 laptops from usa [duplicate]

Can I bring 2 laptops from USA to India duty free if the older one is bought in India and the other recently bought in USA?
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0answers
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Visit to Singapore on multiple tourist visa [duplicate]

I am an indian-citizen have got multiple visa for singapore valid upto April,2017. My daughter & son in law are staying there for last 4 yrs. I want to visit Singapore in Sept'16 at my daughter's ...
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0answers
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is it legally allowed to take frozen meat from Thailand to neighboring countries by land?

Will I have any legal problems if I buy a lot of frozen meat in Macro in Thailand, and keep it in a portable freezer powered from the car battery, and want to cross borders to neighboring countries (...
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698 views

Flight Search from anywhere to a specific destination

Many flight search engines allow you to pick a departure airport and search for flights to anywhere. E.g. Google flights gives you a nice map with prices next to destinations for a set of dates and an ...
4
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1answer
53 views

How can I avoid the 60 RMB commission at Pudong Airport exchange?

I exchanged my JPY at Pudong Airport for RMB, but the exchange counter charged me an eye-whooping 60 RMB commission for one transaction. It is ridiculous on my standards, and it was not the case in ...
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1answer
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Which country in South East Asia will be cheapest to import and register an imported car?

I want to drive a car from Europe to South East Asia, probably a 40-year old Volvo Laplander C304 valued at around 10000 EUR, and then leave the vehicle registered in my name anywhere in South East ...
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1answer
26 views

Is there an online resource listing magic shows in Central Europe? [closed]

In Las Vegas there is the Penn and Teller theater with regularly scheduled shows by professional magicians. Is there an online resources listing such shows within Europe? It doesn't have to be a ...
4
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1answer
33 views

Easy driving, direct route from Syracuse, NY, to Lake Placid?

I would like a route where I won't have to keep stopping to ask for directions, as happened to me last year with the standard Rte 81 Rte 3 approach. Also, I don't like extremely twisty-turny routes. I'...
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1answer
47 views

Can I take a case of wine transiting through Dubai?

I'm flying from South Africa to Paris in September for a wedding. The groom is into wine, so I'll thought to give the couple an assorted case (12 bottles) of South African wines. Can I take the wine ...
4
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1answer
48 views

Catch a one-way ticket to Korea

I realise that return tickets are sometimes required for tourist or visitor visas (i.e. Korea has 90 days free for Australians like me) Just wondering that if I ever plan on entering Korea on a one-...
4
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1answer
76 views

Shower or place to change clothes at this beach in Ibiza?

Our flight from Ibiza is scheduled after midnight and I want to spend it on a beach. I found that there is a nice beach with clubs close to an airport: 38.878339, 1.403609. There are some clubs like ...
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0answers
15 views

Do I need a transit visa in Zurich, on the way to Canada? [duplicate]

I am an Indian student traveling to Canada via Zurich, and I want to know if I need to apply for a transit visa. I'll be waiting in the airport for 3h 20m.
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1answer
605 views

Are there official plans to remove the 100ml carry-on restriction in Europe?

I remember reading a few years ago that the EU is planning to remove the 100ml restriction for liquids. E.g. a random article from 2010: The good news for air passengers? The end of a ban on ...
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1answer
72 views

Are there car rental companies in Tenerife which allow taking the car to neighboring islands?

Researching car rental options in Tenerife, I was surprised to find out most apparently ban ferry-hoping between islands, even though all of them are within Spain and the Schengen area. E.g. this ...
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1answer
196 views

Exactly 5hr 25min in Frankfurt, can I visit the city?

Is layover time of 5 hours and 25 minutes enough to visit Frankfurt ? Both flights are international with Lufthansa and on one ticket, so I will have the boarding pass of the second flight with me. ...
3
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1answer
32 views

Which plug from the Apple World Travel Adapter Kit should I use in Mongolia?

I purchased an Apple World Travel Adapter Kit back in 2011, and it contains two plugs that seem a close match to what's required for Mongolia (Europlug, Type E). Frustratingly, the manual didn't ...
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0answers
39 views

Does Abkhazia have sandy beaches, or just pebbles like in Georgia?

A few years ago during a prolonged visit to Georgia I ventured to the most northern beach it was possible to visit, Anaklia, in search of sand. The beach in Anaklia was pretty dirty and not really ...
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0answers
9 views

do i need a transit visa in zurich on the way to canada? [duplicate]

i am an Indian student traveling to Canada with a connecting flight halting at zurich fr 3h 20m and wanted to know if i need any kind of transit visa not leaving the airport
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3answers
1k views

Direct flights between SE/E Asia and South America

Flights between South America and East Asia are very time consuming and expensive; they generally require a connection in Europe or North America, numerous connections, and long layovers. Every year ...
3
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1answer
26 views

On the Peach Aviation website, is there a way to set the currency?

On the Peach Aviation website I keep getting prices quoted in either Taiwanese or Hong Kong dollars or Japanese yen. I am actually looking up prices for flights from Taipei and Hong Kong so it makes ...
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0answers
33 views

Travelling through Ataturk International Airport (Istanbul) in 11 days [duplicate]

It was bad enough to hear ISIS attacking ataturk airport, but now with this coup the situation in Turkey seems very unstable. I am only travelling there with a short 2 hr transit. What are your ...
5
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2answers
70 views

How will I receive my boarding pass when my itinerary involves several airlines?

So I am flying from SBA-SFO on United and then SFO to SAL on Avianca. Both flights were booked via United and obviously I will check in with United at SBA. My question is how exactly will I get the ...
2
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0answers
21 views

Layover at Ataturk Airport for 5 hours [duplicate]

We are totally panicking about our 5 hour layover at Ataturk on the 19th July. We will be flying Turkish airlines and need to stay at the airport for 5 hours till we board our onward flight to Billund,...

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