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1answer
57 views

How to book flights when travelling together with slightly different itineraries?

Two of my relatives are going to travel together from BOM-ORD. One of them will stay in US while other will go back in a month or so. How do I go about buying this itinerary? Two one-way flights ...
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6answers
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Is it true you must not stop at Red lights in South Africa while driving?

If it is true, are there any rules of thumb about where you should and shouldn't do it.
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2answers
249 views

Schengen Visa Refusal from the Spanish Consulate

I applied for a Schengen visa via the Spanish embassy. The visa was refused for two reasons: (1) Justification for the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not provided. (2) ...
2
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0answers
18 views

Which visa consulate I have to apply to get a Schengen Visa [duplicate]

This is a very informative guide to get help about Schengen visa enquiries :) Me and my husband, we are planning for the below itinerary, for a Europe trip covering 5 countries. Please let me know ...
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2answers
829 views

Is there a website that lists last minute opportunities?

Are there any websites that list last minute travel opportunities? either just flights or flights with packs. I have total freedom and I am situated in Europe. A couple of airlines companies I knew ...
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0answers
35 views

Buying from an Indian eCommerce website using Bank of America debit/credit card [closed]

I am planning to buy a product from an Indian website and get it delivered in India. I want to be able to use my Bank of America debit/credit card for this. Would it cause any problem? What would be ...
2
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1answer
76 views

In China airports, is passport needed on ticket?

My girlfriend is flying from China to US. I booked her ticket through cheap tickets and the passport number was not requested. Does this need to be on the ticket, or is just her name on the ticket ...
2
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0answers
13 views

Import tax for used TV in Indian airports [duplicate]

Hi I am planning to take my used LED TV 40" from Riyadh to India so do I need to pay taxes at Indian airport for the old TV also? It's almost 10 months old, and I have the bill for it.
4
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1answer
59 views

Change the address of stay after receiving Schengen visa

I received a Schengen tourist visa through the embassy of France, in my itinerary I specified the hotel that I'll be staying in, now, my French friend offered me to stay at his place instead of the ...
1
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1answer
44 views

Do I need a visa to go to Canada from America if I am Vietnamese have tourist visa of USA? [duplicate]

I want to go to Toronto to visit my brother only for 5 days and will come back to the USA. I also want to see the water fall through the border between Canada and USA. I am now staying in Milwaukee, ...
2
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0answers
23 views

Applying for MVV Visa for Germany from Netherlands? [migrated]

Can one apply for an MVV Visa(study) for Germany in Netherlands even though i have an MVV Visa(study) for Netherlands and am not a citizen of Netherlands? I am a resident of India. If yes,how is it ...
4
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2answers
93 views

UK visa requirement: Residence or citizenship?

On gov.uk's Standard Visitor visa page it is indicated Check if you need this visa if you’re visiting from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland" “Visiting from” makes you ...
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0answers
211 views

Do Schengen and Bulgarian authorities share visa applicant information?

I am applying for a visa for Bulgaria and there are 2 questions in the application about other visas: 26 - Schengen visas issued during the past three years? 27 - Fingerprints collected ...
2
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0answers
48 views

Can i bring 3 electronic items from Amsterdam to Europe? [closed]

i want to bring an Xbox,iPad air and a laptop from Amsterdam to Europe, will there be any taxes? also how many items can we bring from amsterdam, thanks.
3
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0answers
63 views

Why has it become a formidable task to book an affordable hotel in Vancouver BC two weeks in advance? [closed]

I have been trying to find a hotel online in Vancouver BC two weeks in advance (for July 17), and web sites are showing 85% of rooms are taken, leaving only rooms in the $240-$550 per night range, ...
3
votes
2answers
57 views

Validity of Czech Republic visa when Indian passport is re-issued

I have a long term Czech Republic visa on my Indian passport. But I need to get my passport re-issued. When re-issued, the Indian govt. returns the old passport with a cancelled seal on it stapled ...
3
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0answers
50 views

Can I use 2 passports? [duplicate]

I am going to the UK for 2 weeks, courtesy of SAASTA. I have both a South African and a German (EU) passport. Would it be an issue for me to use my South African passport to leave OR Tambo, and then ...
3
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2answers
123 views

What can I do to make driving in the rain at night easier? [closed]

When it rains the lane markings become almost invisible. Even in the daylight it is hard to see, but at night it is much harder. Would installing a specific color of foglights help? Would it help to ...
3
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4answers
112 views

UK student visa, no sponsor, possible?

I'm currently trying to apply for a visa to United Kingdom. The aim of my trip is a short English language course (15 days). The type of visa I'm trying to apply for is a short-term study visa. ...
3
votes
1answer
58 views

Residence Permit, Leaving country well in time: Impact on future travel?

Let's say you had a residence permit of one of the Schengen countries and you moved there and you left the country for your home country well before its expiry date because you realized you could not ...
3
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2answers
93 views

Traveling to Costa Rica with my girlfriend (16&17) without an adult, parental consent forms?

What do we need to make it through the airport (departing from USA) and Customs ... parental consent forms? We are planning to go for a month, to visit friends and family.
3
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1answer
48 views

Long time transit in Schiphol - will I collect my bag!

I have aprox 20 hours transit in Amsterdam schiphol. My plan is to visit centraal amsterdam and book one night room in a hotel. I have two main question; 1) Will I be able to collect my boarding for ...
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0answers
27 views

what options do i have to get from Thessaloniki, Greece to Sofia, Bulgaria [closed]

looking for ways (except renting a car) to travel from Thessaloniki, Greece to Sofia, Bulgaria
3
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0answers
36 views

Nicknames for dogs in Peru [closed]

While hiking in Peru, a stray dog joined our group for about 2 days. Our guide gave it a nickname, let's pretend it was "Charlie." When we asked about it he said that most animals in their culture had ...
1
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1answer
53 views

Essential Things To Do in London [closed]

Underwear Boy Here, I'm in London for another four weeks (I was here last summer for four weeks), and I am not sure what to do with my free time while I'm here (I.E, what to see/do/eat). Keep in mind ...
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0answers
72 views

Is there an IATA airport code that is unassigned and that can be used for “any airport”? [migrated]

The question is basically up there in the title; I need a default value for an app that won't do anything. A friend suggested XXX, but I'm sure there must be one reserved specifically for that ...
2
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2answers
271 views

Invitation letter: Schengen visa for Denmark

I plan to visit Denmark for 5 days during holiday season here in the States. I'll require a Schengen visa to enter Denmark. When I was going though the checklist for the visa application, there is one ...
17
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1answer
427 views

London Tube Strike: What to do?

Unless something miraculous happens, the entire London tube will be shut down by the unions on 8 July 2015. The BBC is reporting that the strike will begin Wednesday afternoon and continue all day on ...
2
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1answer
82 views

Couldn't attend booked appointment

Missed a Schengen Visa appointment at Netherlands embassy. What can I do?
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0answers
71 views

will a misunderstanding with my visitors visa affect my student visa application

My mother recently applied a visitor's visa for me and I was granted one for 6 months. However, she wrote that I planned to stay in the uk for 1 month. My sister who lives in the uk bought me a ticket ...
1
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0answers
49 views

Can I apply for a US visitor visa while I am a visitor in Canada [closed]

I am a Canadian citizen, I have a grandson (14 years old) a visitor to Canada under my care. I will be spending my Christmas in the US. Can my grandson accompany me to the US as he won't have any ...
3
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1answer
157 views

Left UK without passing through Immigration, why?

Last year, I traveled to the UK for a conference. Upon entry, my passport was stamped confirming my entry via immigration. Upon my exit, surprisingly (and something I'm been wondering about ever ...
18
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1answer
3k views

What are these “stone walls” in the sea on Cyprus?

I'm currently on a vacation in Limassol, Cyprus and one thing I found interesting are these wall-like structures made out of stone that seem to exist along the whole coast. They seem to be created ...
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0answers
65 views

International-International Connection Time JFK

I asked this before but I chose the guest option and my cookie ran out... so... I will be traveling to Iceland in September from Santo Domingo and will be arriving to JFK before embarking through ...
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0answers
49 views

Rental car insurance - Portugal (EU resident)

I live in Ireland. I want to hire a car on holiday in Portugal in August. Do i have to take out the insurance from the hire company or will my car insurance from Ireland cover me in a hire car?
4
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1answer
522 views

Is sleeping in tents allowed in Shipwreck Beach (Navagio) in Zante, Greece?

I am planing to go to Greece and I was wondering if it is allowed spend the night in shipwreck beach sleeping in my tent or in a sleeping bag ?
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0answers
50 views

Visa passport update [duplicate]

I am from India and I applied for a skilled professional visa for Australia with my old passport but it didn't have a spouse name on it. So I applied to add it and had issues with a new passport. I ...
3
votes
1answer
429 views

Valid Singaporean visa in an expired passport

I got a valid Singaporean visa in my old passport which expired recently. This is usually ok and I have been through it before but in other countries. Just to make sure can I go to Singapore with my ...
3
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2answers
69 views

What are the current rules for converting Chinese currency to US?

Many sites give advice on how to purchase Chinese RMB with dollars, but none that I have found discuss what restrictions there are on individuals converting RMB to dollars in China. A few years ago ...
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1answer
80 views

France visa for one day

I'm going to London next month and I want to visit Paris for only one day but I don't have time to get a Shengen so can I get it from the train station at Paris as I hold a UK visa ?
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0answers
27 views

Schengen visa Travel

I live in South Africa and would like to visit France and Italy. I was hoping to enter in Paris and fly back home from Rome. It it possible to exit the Europe from a different country of entry?
1
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0answers
11 views

Transit Visa at Dubai [duplicate]

I am an indian citizen. I will go to Bloemfontein, South Africa for postdoctoral research at the end of August. I have to stop at Dubai International airport for 4.35 hours for my next connecting ...
2
votes
2answers
81 views

Arriving Heathrow airport terminal 2, departing terminal 3, but need lounge access in terminal 2

I arrive on a Star Alliance carrier in terminal 2, connecting to a BA flight out of terminal 3 -- with no checked luggage. Is it possible to access one of the star alliance lounges in terminal 2 ...
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5answers
3k views

Why are there no courier services or box-rentals near airport security?

It would be helpful for people not to just throw away their unsafe-for-flight things. I am talking about pocket knives, razors, scissors etc. not haz-mat substances. For example, a new Victorinox can ...
5
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0answers
65 views

How can I identify a good beer garden in Munich (Germany)? [closed]

I am planning to visit Munich soon and the most consistent piece of advice I have gotten is that I have to visit some beer gardens while I am there. However, I have been warned that, other than the ...
12
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4answers
2k views

Will I be covered under the UK Health system?

I am an Australian resident but a British Citizen. I currently hold a British passport and receive a small British pension but do not pay any British taxes. I have cancer and I am coming to the UK to ...
2
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0answers
18 views

Schengen Visa country of first entry [duplicate]

I have a Schengen Visa from Germany ,multi entrance for two years. Can I travel to Hungary,or Romania, direct without entering through the German border ?
4
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0answers
89 views

How much time should I allow if hitchhiking from Southeast Michigan to Boston, MA?

According to Google, driving would take about 12 hours. So if I bust my ass trying to hitch-hike non-stop and as hard as I can (but without having to pay any money or fork out any sort of special ...
1
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0answers
13 views

Dubai Transit 96 hr Visa on arrival possibility for Indian citizens [duplicate]

I am travelling from Germany to Chennai India by Emirates, My transit time at Dubai airport is more than 8 hrs. I am holding Indian passport and German Residence permit. Is it possible for me to get ...
1
vote
0answers
53 views

Where to buy used or cheap monitor and keyboard in Jerusalem, Israel [closed]

I plan to bring my mac mini to Israel but do not want to carry a keyboard and monitor. Where in Jerusalem might I be able to buy used or cheap computer electronics?

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