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Where to find microwave on the road in the US

I'll be driving almost non-stop (no hotels). I have some frozen curry and other things I'd like to heat up as I travel on down the line. Where is it possible to use find a microwave to use?
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1answer
109 views

Carrying Tripod/Monopod through security at Logan airport (Boston MA)

My next trip starts at Logan airport in Boston MA. In the experience of many locals, Logan has been more paranoid than many US airports. While camera monopods and tripods are ok to fly with ...
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3answers
115 views

Can I prepay for a taxi from Boston Airport to Boston hotel

I need to prepay for a taxi cab from Boston airport MA, to Hyatt hotel, so far I cannot find a company that will do this
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1answer
2k views

How early should I arrive at Logan (Boston) for a weekday late-afternoon flight?

I know that the question of how early to arrive at the airport depends on the airport and how busy it is at particular times. For a domestic flight leaving Logan (Boston) on a Tuesday at 6:30PM, with ...
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0answers
72 views

What are the prices on alcohol in Morocco? [closed]

I would like to ask whether we can count with buying some alcohol in Morocco, particularly in Fes. I don't mean drinks in bar but bottle of wine or better whiskey or something like that in some ...
3
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1answer
502 views

UK student visitor refused, what to do next? [closed]

I am 21. I am Vietnamese. I have been accepted for the 26-week-long General English course in St Giles International Brighton, UK. I have applied to the UK Visas and Immigration office in Vietnam. I ...
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0answers
101 views

Traveling to Spain. What do I apply for: Au Pair visa or Tourist visa? [on hold]

I am an Indian staying in Dubai. I want Spain visa for 90 days as an au pair. I will not be joining any classes or teaching professionally. So I can't be on student visa or Employment visa. I've been ...
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1answer
75 views

Do I need visa for Ireland if I have a Spanish Blue Card?

Little bit lost here, need your advice. I have Spanish Blue Card, I am citizen of Russia, and I want to travel to Republic of Ireland. Do I need visa? As I understand that Republic of Ireland is not ...
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2answers
190 views

Parkour - Tricking - Free-running in Tokyo?

I'm looking to connect with people who do parkour, tricking or free-running in the Tokyo area. Does anyone happen to know of any facebook groups or other contact info to do so (Japanese or English)?
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1answer
62 views

Renting a WiFi hotspot in South Africa

I'll be visiting Johannesburg, South Africa in a few weeks. I want to rent a WiFi hotspot so that I can connect several devices to the Internet. I've seen that Vodacom rents these, and they can be ...
8
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1answer
97 views

Until when can you (for a fee) change a UK advanced purchase train ticket?

As detailed on the National Rail Enquiries page for Advanced Purchase tickets: Advance fares are valid only on the date and train shown on the ticket and are non-refundable. You can change the ...
3
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1answer
62 views

Travelling to Montenegro using a Blue Card

I was wondering if anyone has any experience with travelling to Montenegro using the Blue Card? I realize it's not a schengen state but their travel regulations say the following: Holders of travel ...
8
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3answers
791 views

Options for a cruise from Helsinki to St Petersburg

As a follow on from the following question: Do I need a visa if I go with a cruise line to St. Petersburg? What are the different options/what is required to organize a cruise from Helsinki to St ...
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1answer
122 views

How much financial proof do I need to show for a Schengen visa for a 14-day trip to Italy?

My wife and I are planning a 14-day trip to Italy. How much financial proof would each one of us have to show for proof of sufficient funds for expenses as needed by Schengen visa? The calculation ...
3
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1answer
63 views

Seating and tickets for children under 6 on all-reserved trains in Japan

In Japan, the JR companies in their grandmotherly kindness permit children under 6 to travel for free on all trains... except: Fares and Charges for Infants and Babies Infants and babies ...
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0answers
42 views

I have two passports/nationalities. and im going back to the country with one way air ticket. what should i do? [duplicate]

im holding malaysian and korean passport now. im born and raised in malaysia but after i graduated high school i moved to korea and i got the korean citizenship because my dad is korean so i can get ...
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0answers
60 views

I live in New Zealand and have a job offer from an Australian company. It's a remote position. Can I stay in New Zealand and work? [closed]

Irish national living in NZ. I have a working holiday visa and it runs out in September. Can I apply for a New Zealand Visa with a remote job? Should I get paid in Euro into my European account ? ...
8
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1answer
1k views

ESTA approved, despite new rules? do we have to apply for visa?

I am a Danish citizen but born in Iran of Iranian parents but have not traveled to Iran. My children are born i Denmark and have only Danish passport and never visited Iran. We have approved our ESTA ...
7
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5answers
3k views

Any walking tours (in English) in Cologne or nearby?

I'll be in Cologne, Germany a few days this summer. Usually when I'm staying alone in a city (assuming I have time) I'll try to find a walking tour of some sort as it gives me an opportunity to meet ...
5
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2answers
1k views

Do the governments of United Kingdom and USA share immigration data?

My brother applied for a US visa in 2008 with a fake document and it was refused on those grounds. In 2015, he got the visas of and traveled to two Schengen countries on another passport. He intends ...
10
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2answers
2k views

UK Visit Visa Refusal (Deception) and Reapplying Procedure

My mother had a criminal record in UK on 2010 for which she had conditional discharge for 12 months and charged 85 pounds. This time while applying the on-line applications for her, I accidentally ...
8
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5answers
2k views

Where to book Indian train tickets online?

I've read that trains in India are very busy and its best to book in advance. So where is the best website to book online? I've found the site www.cleartrip.com and www.makemytrip.com - both of which ...
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0answers
16 views

Returning to UK on a business visit visa for tourism [duplicate]

I got my business visa on 7th may 2015 and want to visit the place again on this visa, however this time to visit my friends. Is this possible?
5
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3answers
253 views

What can I do to stop my 4 and 6 year old kids from falling out of a bunk bed on a cruise?

I've got a balcony room booking on the Sun Princess. We're travelling for 1 week, and there are bunk beds for my kids. My kids roll around a lot at night, and they have a 'bar' that restrains them ...
7
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1answer
475 views

Can I take chocolate and toffees into China, South Korea and Japan

South Korea and Japan in March 2016 and I would like to know if I am able to take chocolate and toffees with me from England to eat while I am there.
8
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2answers
715 views

Can I be admitted for more than six months on a B-2 visa?

I try to gather information about the initial length of stay with a B-2 Visa. I'm getting conflicting information. People admitted to the United States on a B2 Tourist Visa are usually issued a 6-...
4
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1answer
96 views

Visa to Japan for a Kazakstan citizens living in Shanghai [closed]

I am from Kazakhstan living in Shanghai. I am planning to visit Japan this April, could you please share your experience getting a visa to Japan in Shanghai? Maybe the name of the travel agencies that ...
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0answers
34 views

Electronic facial massage machine and bigger music instrument as a carry-on luggage? [duplicate]

Is this allowed to bring on flight as a carry-on luggage? Its size is like an electronic toothbrush. And this is the instrument (quite long). I will fly with SAS airline in a business class, ...
5
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2answers
814 views

How long can a citizen of Iran stay in Georgia (the country) as a tourist?

I have a friend from Iran here in Tbilisi wondering how long he can stay in the country. I know from another question here that as an Australian I can stay for 360 days, but that answer contains a ...
9
votes
1answer
1k views

What is 'funds parking' in the context of UK visa applications?

I read somewhere that 'funds parking' in your bank account during last minute is considered as 'mild deception' by consular officers which may lead to a denial. Please explain why 'funds parking' in ...
4
votes
1answer
235 views

Baggage check through Johannesburg

I will be flying to Windhoek from Dublin through Johannesburg in August with British Airways. We are flying Comair to Windhoek. Will I need to collect my bag and recheck it again?
3
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1answer
135 views

Fly into London (LTN) at late night

When I was planning my trip to London, I came across two option for me to fly to London. Arriving on Friday's early morning (08:05) Arriving on Thursday's late night (22:35) When comparing these ...
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3answers
123k views

How much electronics and other valuables can I bring duty-free when going to India?

I am planning to travel to India (COK airport, Kerala) from United States. I want to take my laptop as well as my tablet (iPad). Am I allowed to take both in my backpack with my documents related my ...
5
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1answer
2k views
4
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1answer
217 views

Does a volunteer through 'HelpX' or 'WorkAway' need a visa?

Does a retired American who wants to volunteer through HelpX or WorkAway in the UK need a volunteer visa. All I can find are student visa's
1
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1answer
252 views

How to apply for a Schengen visa for France when paid in cash (income not deposited on a bank account)?

I work for a diplomat based in Vietnam. I get paid in cash and banks do not accept personal deposits from foreigners. I want to apply for a Schengen visa but I don't have bank statements however, i ...
7
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4answers
276 views

Applying for a Russian Tourist Visa in Sweden as an Indian Citizen?

I am an Indian National Citizen working in Stockholm Sweden for over a year on work permit . I plan to visit Moscow on a short trip 3-4 days from Stockholm and back. Is it possible to apply for a ...
1
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2answers
185 views

What happens to Expedia Pay later non-refundable booking in case of no show?

When you choose the 'Pay later' option on Expedia to book a hotel, you are given a certain deadline to cancel free of cost? Now when you cancel post this deadline or end up 'no show' how will the ...
4
votes
1answer
77 views

Indoor swimming in Tel Aviv. Israel?

Often hotels with swimming pools will let non-guests purchase a pass to their pool but it can be pricey. Sometimes there are municipal swimming pools that do not make it to the guide books but which ...
4
votes
1answer
99 views

Is being stopped and asked for travel documents common in South America?

I was walking in Colombia in a street in Bogota when I got stopped by a policewoman. She asked me for my travel documents. I only had my drivers licence with me because I don't like taking my passport ...
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10answers
9k views

Can Canadian money (change) be used in the United States?

As a visitor to the US from Canada, is it possible to use Canadian money, especially coins, at businesses in the US? What about vending machines?
1
vote
1answer
83 views

Cancelled Endorsement with Thai immigration

My partner has just become a NZ citizen. Dual Nationality is allowed in NZ. He has an Nz Passport and he has just renewed his Thai passport. Here, you can get an electronic endorsement without a ...
1
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0answers
88 views

UK visa for pregnant partner [closed]

I'm a EU citizen residing in the UK. I have an european passport so I'm allowed to live and work here. My girlfriend of four months is Brazilian and her visa is expiring in two months and we've ...
0
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0answers
27 views

On line check of UK visa status [duplicate]

How to check UK visa status? I submitted my application and passport on 18 Sept 2015 in Mumbai, how can I check my visa status?
0
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0answers
72 views

Got refused for UK visa [duplicate]

I am an MRCP paces candidate, got a seat booked for exam and also a course is booked in a renowned centre and both of them are non refundable. To support my application I have provided a letter from ...
8
votes
1answer
729 views

Proving I have sufficient funds when applying for a UK visitor's visa

I applied for a visit visa to the UK for 7 days. I earn an amount of £278/month and have been working at the same organization for more than a year. I have saved up enough funds for the trip and I ...
1
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0answers
19 views

Do i need a transit visa if my layover is for 11 hrs at LHR airport [duplicate]

My travel is from Raliegh in US to Hyderabad in India. Via London. My wait time is 11 hrs. Pls advise for transit visa. I am indian citizen holding US Visa.
2
votes
1answer
95 views

Which standard visa should i apply?

My husband is in UK on a 3 month business visa. Now i want to apply for visa to visit him for 7-10 day. what visa should i apply. I don't have a marriage certificate but affidavit to prove we are ...
1
vote
1answer
140 views

Expenditure for uk visit visa for dependents

My family is applying for a visit visa application to the UK and I have some questions. they are going together as a family, however each person has to fill out the form. In the income/expenditure ...
1
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0answers
34 views

Refusal of a UK visit visa for lack of meet requirements in Appendix V [duplicate]

I applied UK visa for 2 weeks to visit my brother on 15.02.2016 and it was refused. The reason they mentioned is "I am not satisfied that you have provided accurate and clear information as to your ...

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