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How to buy a ticket from France to the United States if the person flying won't have any proof of payment?

My friend lost his cash and bank cards while traveling in France. Now he wants to come home, and I am going to buy him a plane ticket. I have seen questions like this one, that say that he might ...
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1answer
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Can I get a Schengen visa because of having the UK student visa?

I have an Iranian citizenship and I am living in Turkey. I am a self-employed i.e. have had 45% share of an active company (the other shares are for other members of my family). As I decided to ...
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1answer
866 views

I was refused a tourist German visa. Is it OK to apply for a business trip to the same place? [duplicate]

The first time, I was not entitled to disclose the purpose of the travel to anyone beyond the company, so I applied for a tourist visa. It feels, er, not completely true, but I couldn't provide an ...
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1answer
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Which Travel Adapter works for Macbook to the Philippines?

In reading up on the electricity that is offered in the Philippines, I see that I should expect 220V, 60HZ, type A,B,C. I have an authentic Apple World Travel Adapter Kit. On my trip I'm thinking of ...
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43 views

Two Schengen visas at same time [closed]

My query is can I have two Schengen visas at the same time - work permit for Switzerland and dependent for Germany? I already have approval for German dependent visa and I received email to submit my ...
3
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0answers
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Having returned to the UK from Italy I use the remainder of my C type multi entry Stati Schengen to visit Greece [duplicate]

As the title states can I use my remaining visa now to travel elsewhere within the Schengen zone after recently returning from my original holiday in Italy. I'm an Indian national with ILR in the UK ...
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0answers
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Transportation from NRT to HND but want to go to Shibuya first

I arrive at Narita airport (NRT), want to go to Shibuya then to Haneada Airport (HND) how can I get to these places in one day?
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1answer
60 views

Malaysia Custom Regulation

I will go back Malaysia this summer. My family asks me to buy Starbuck Tumblers for them. How many can I bring back to Malaysia? I found the custom regulation in other website. It says, " all other ...
3
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1answer
56 views

NZ to USA do we collect luggage at Hawaii transit stop?

We're looking at flights from NZ to San Diego in October. One of the options has a 3.5 hours stop in Hawaii (I suspect also change of planes) before flying to on San Diego. Do we collect and ...
2
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1answer
168 views

Do Indian documents need to be endorsed by the Ministry of External Affairs when applying for a UK Visitor Visa?

I am applying for UK standard visa from India to meet my husband living in the UK. I already have my passport with my husband's name endorsed. The VFS agency has asked for my marriage certificate. ...
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2answers
78 views

how to get a visit visa as a minor of 16 to dubai?

I am 16 years old and my visit visa to Dubai was rejected by Indian govt as i am a minor. Is t any way to get it?
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1answer
158 views

Avoiding red-eye flights for long journeys

I'm not very good at sleeping on airplanes (at least in cattle class - I've never flown overnight on higher classes), and I don't fancy the prospect of sleeping for a couple of hours in an airport ...
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1answer
328 views

Likelihood of accidentally checking in passport with luggage

Out of curiosity: how likely is it that you end up in a foreign country with your passport inside your checked-in luggage, and are there specific safeguards in place to prevent that? It appears to me ...
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2answers
53 views

When is the earliest time to visit Banff and Jasper for everything to be (re)opened?

For visiting Banff and Jasper (a map here), when is the earliest time to visit given the following assumptions 1-4? E.g., will late May or early June be too early? The traveller: must avert higher ...
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2answers
68 views

As a high school student in India, will I receive an ECR or non-ECR passport?

I am a final year B.E student. While applying for passport, I had a doubt, whether I am under ECNR (Emigration check not required) or ECR (emigration check required) category. I have done my schooling ...
2
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1answer
64 views

Do airlines allow passengers to take an unrelated trip within a return flight?

I'm planning to visit Japan and then Mongolia in September. An airline I'm thinking of using to get from Australia to Japan doesn't offer flights to Mongolia itself, though it's possible one of its ...
2
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1answer
50 views

If I bring 37 pieces of jewelry going back to canada from philippinesis it possible to hold me on airport and need to pay tax for those?

I'm just wondering if i can bring a 37pcs used jewelry from my mom going back to canada? I'm a permanent residence in Canada. Do I need a receipt or anything to show them even if its used already and ...
2
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1answer
73 views

Does anyone know where this beach is located?

This is a beautiful beach, ocean picture that I am trying to identify. I hope someone can help me figure this mystery out.
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1answer
29 views

Is it possible to change the flight itinerary of one ticket on a package deal? [closed]

Me and two of my girlfriends are planning an all inclusive vacation to Mexico. Unfortunately one of my friends can only come later during the trip. We have not purchased the tickets yet but were ...
4
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1answer
55 views

How to get from Seattle to Vancouver, BC during night?

I'll be landing in Seattle at midnight from Sunday to Monday and need to be in Vancouver at about 9:00AM. What are my best options to get to the Vancouver by ground during the night? Edit: I'm not ...
2
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0answers
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I have booked a flight from the USA to China and am a dual national. How do I avoid China getting to know this? [duplicate]

I have two passports, both US and China. I want to visit China with my Chinese passport for its convenience. Therefore, when I book my round-trip ticket to China, I have to enter my Chinese passport ...
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3answers
328 views

Is it ok to bring sweets with dairy products into USA

My parents are visiting USA from India and are planning to bring me a few sweets and snacks that may contain egg, milk and/or cheese related products. The regulations on this seem a bit murky. ...
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8answers
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Traveling to Japan from the USA avoiding air travel? [duplicate]

This may be a bit of an odd question, but is it possible to make it to Japan without using an airplane. I have an inner ear disease and the last time I flew, it literally left me incapacitated for a ...
2
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1answer
46 views

Etihad: Pre-clearance to US at Abu Dhabi

I know there are a couple of questions addressing the pre-clearance at Abu Dhabi (and they cleared most of my doubts) but I need a few other details which were't addressed. What is the exact ...
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1answer
40 views

Should I renew my ESTA if my point of contact has changed? [duplicate]

Two months ago I entered the United States for business purposes. The point of contact I specified was "Company X". Now I need to visit the States again, for business purposes, but I'm visiting ...
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0answers
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Re-entry to US on J-1 after visiting Iran [closed]

Assume I (German national) am living and working in the US with a J-1 visa. During that time travel to Iran for a vacation. Will I have to expect problems upon re-entering the US, or does the US ...
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4answers
812 views

Traveling to US with ESTA but have an Iranian father. Do I need a visa instead?

I am a British citizen and have dual nationality with Hong Kong but my father is Iranian. Does this mean I also have Iranian nationality? I've never held an Iranian passport or traveled to Iran and he ...
6
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2answers
140 views

On expedia, how can I tell if a flight on multiple airlines is a single ticket or multiple tickets?

I'm looking at purchasing the following trip from expedia: How can I tell if this is a single ticket for both the GOL and TAP legs or multiple tickets, one for GOL and one for TAP?
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1answer
37 views

Two British passports, two visa

I have a L1 visa for my work in the USA. I also have a second British passport for my visas to other countries (China). I have approved visas. What passport do I show when I am leaving USA ? The one ...
2
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0answers
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My daughter has an expired Australian passport can she use her british passport to enter Australia. Will immigration allow this? [duplicate]

My husband and three children are Australian, my youngest is 7 and her Australian passport has expired. Will she be able to travel back to Australia on her British Passport and just prove she is ...
3
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1answer
121 views

Would I get my Schengen visa right after the interview?

I think some body here would help me out of this first-time-travelling-blues. I have applied for Schengen Visa to travel to Greece for four days; I applied to VFS Mumbai, on 13th April, 2016. I have ...
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0answers
43 views

Is there an active nightlife in Seoul on weekdays?

I'll be traveling to Seoul on a Monday in the near future and I want to experience the nightlife culture. My concern is that I leave Seoul on a Friday afternoon and unable to experience the nightlife. ...
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1answer
43 views

What can I do with my UK Transit Visa? [duplicate]

Hope you could help me. I am a Philippine Passport holder. I am currently working in Trinidad and Tobago. For my one month vacation, I am planning to pass through the ...
3
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2answers
279 views

Visa needed for Indian citizen to visit Zurich during layover? [duplicate]

I am from India and travelling to Germany on a Schengen visa. On my way back to Mumbai from Munich, I have a layover of 9 hrs in Zurich. Can I travel in Zurich on the same documents or I need anything ...
3
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1answer
52 views

Is the Hidden Valley Trail in Joshua Tree National Park toddler-friendly?

I'm planning to go to Joshua Tree National Park with my wife and 2.5 year-old daughter. I would really like to go to this Hidden Valley Nature Trail. It has great reviews all over the place, it's ...
2
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0answers
98 views

Whilst on ESTA I was stamped a 6 month B2 visa, would this be considered overstaying?

I flew to Houston early last year on an ESTA waiver, and upon arrival the officer stamped me in writing B2 on my stamp with 6 months validity. I stayed 1 month and then travelled overland to Canada. ...
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1answer
66 views

Visited countries on visa application

Many visa application forms have an entry field for "which countries have you visited before?". Being a Schengen citizen and resident with parents that also love to travel, I have visited a couple ...
2
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0answers
44 views

Requirements for American citizen to enter Botswana for three months

I am an American citizen and will soon be traveling to Botswana, where I'll be staying for three months with a church. What are the entry requirements? Will I need proof of sufficient funds for my ...
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2answers
41 views

How to plan flights with more than one stop with Norwegian so it isn't expensive? [duplicate]

When buying flights tickets usually buying a one-way flight is very expensive, comparing to flights that have return. In many airline websites there is not an option for planing a whole big trip with ...
4
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1answer
104 views

Amtrak - Why can she not buy two tickets for herself?

I know this has been discussed for airlines. But on Amtrak (the American passenger rail system), I was traveling Cascades from Portland to Seattle, and the woman in front of me had purchased two ...
3
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2answers
74 views

How to go from Frankfurt am Main Intl Airport to the center of Darmstadt on train

What is the most convenient way to go from Frankfurt am Main Intl Airport to the center of Darmstadt on train? RMV's website states there are couples way of doing this (S-Bahn, RE, etc.) However, ...
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0answers
52 views

How do I apply for a Thai visa in the US without traveling to the consulate?

All, I need a Thai VISA by the time of my departure on 4/27/2016. I cannot make it to NYC to apply in person, and wait until the next business day to receive it due to the fact that I live pretty far ...
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0answers
101 views

Schengen visa refusal on threat to public policy, security, health (Finland) [duplicate]

My Schengen visa got refused from the Finnish consulate. The reason was One or more member state(s) consider you to be a threat to public policy, internal security, public health as defined in ...
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0answers
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Is a two hour connection time in Munich sufficient for international flights? [duplicate]

I am booking a trip from North America to Italy. Second leg of the flight is Toronto to Munich (Lufthansa) and third leg is Munich to Florence (Lufthansa). The connection time between the two flights ...
3
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1answer
98 views

What to show as proof of accommodation when applying for a UK visitor visa?

I am applying for UK Visa and for the accommodation I have confirmed the reservation of a hotel through bookings.com. I also received an email regarding the same, under PAY AT THE HOTEL option. I ...
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0answers
42 views

Can I book a train ticket on IRCTC as a non-Indian citizen? [duplicate]

It seems like you're required to have an Indian identity card or something. Is it possible, if you don't have one, or must you use another site?
2
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0answers
42 views

What is best. Buying a one way ticket or a round ticket that is refundable [duplicate]

Im going to Australia for a year. I dont know exactly when im going back to my country (Chile), so i just want to buy a one way ticket but they cost the same as a round way ticket. Could it be ...
9
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2answers
79 views

Where can I buy double-edged razor blades, while traveling in China?

I use a razor that takes with a double-edge blade to shave, as I find cartridge razors to be expensive, irritating and easy to clog, and I am too lazy to take care of a straight razor properly! I ...
1
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0answers
41 views

Indian applying for UK tourist visa [duplicate]

I am an Indian but living in France for the last 2 years. I have a French residence permit and would like to apply for a UK Tourist visa. Is it possible? Has anyone done it? If so, how long did the ...
0
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0answers
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Indian Citizen on F1 Visa in the US; Is it possible to apply for a UK tourist visa from India? [duplicate]

I'm an Indian student currently on an F1 Student Visa in the US and I have been staying in the US for the past 9 months. I am planning to travel to India on the 30th of April and then visit the UK on ...

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