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Transit Visa in Doha, Qatar

If you're traveling on a US passport leaving Dubai returning to the USA with a 2 hour layover changing planes in Doha, Qatar, do I need a Transit Visa?
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Is Transit visa required for Doha layover?

My fiance is traveling from Dubai back to the USA with a layover in Doha, Qatar for two hours. Does he need a Transit visa?
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2answers
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Is my luggage automatically transferred from United Airlines to LuxAir at Munich airport?

I am traveling on United Airlines to Munich and then connecting to LuxAir. Will my checked in luggage be automatically transfered to the LuxAir flight or do I have to do it myself?
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Using a US Verizon/PagePlus phone in Hungary

I have an older HTC Verizon smart phone with a non contract provider Page Plus. I do not know if it is unlocked and I want to use it within Hungary while there for two weeks. Does anyone know if I can ...
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0answers
24 views

Getting new I-94 and new stamp on new passport

My old passport is expiring on Jun 18. 2015. Problem: Upon entry to US in Jan 2015 on H-1B visa, officials at San Francisco airport put a "Valid entry till" stamp to date: Jun 18, 2015, the day my ...
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0answers
19 views

Do I need a UK Transit Visa when my H-1B will expire the day after my travel?

I'm planning to travel to India departing USA on 23rd December 2015. My H-1B visa will expire on 25th December 2015. Can I travel on 24th December 2015 from London Heathrow to India Hyderabad? My ...
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0answers
16 views

Does the axa-schengen Europe Travel insurance satisfy the German consulate's insurance requirements?

I just purchased axa-schengen Europe Travel insurance, and am applying to the German Consulate for my Schengen VISA. These are the requirements as stated by the German Consulate for the insurance ...
4
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1answer
60 views

How can an American get a Maestro Debit Card

I am an American and I plan on traveling to the Netherlands periodically over the next few years. I was recently there and had to use a hodgepodge of credit card, debit cards, cash and worst of all ...
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1answer
41 views

Converting tourist visa to working holiday visa

Am a dual nationality Australian/Japanese travelling to Europe this summer on a tourist visa. Is it possible to apply for a working holiday visa either while in Europe?
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1answer
24 views

How much time would I need to allow for transit in Newark [duplicate]

I need to travel from Montreal to Atlanta. I have seen two flights on the 5th August (flight 3502 and flight 1217). However, the time to change planes is very reduced (45 minutes). In Montreal, I will ...
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Are there any free english education in Canada for foreigners?

I'm planning a trip to Vancouver and all the English Learning schools seem to charge something around $200 a week. I'm running out of options because my money is limited, so I heard a few days ago ...
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0answers
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How do I FORMAT the known address for a letter to India? [on hold]

Plot2, Flat2, Sidharth Nagar, C-Block, Sawai Gatore, Jawahar Circle, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur-302017 (Rajasthan) INDIA This is the address I was given. However, I have NO IDEA how to format it (i.e. ...
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0answers
42 views

Is it still possible to find kisaengs in today's Korea?

Do kisaengs (female Korean entertainers, sometimes described as analogous to geishas in Japan) still exist, and is it possible to watch a performance or book an evening with them? The Wikipedia ...
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1answer
30 views

Do I need a transit visa for Frankfurt if I (an Indian Citizen) am travelling from India to Nice (France)? [duplicate]

Travelling via Lufthansa. (Delhi->Frankfurt->Nice) There would be a waiting time of 6 hours for my flight from Frankfurt to Nice. Do I need a transit VISA? Information from Lufthansa website is ...
1
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1answer
32 views

How to find cheap apartments when traveling abroad? [on hold]

Every trip I take, I prefer to find cheap apartments. I need normal conditions and good wi-fi. Can you give me some advice about how to look for such apartments?
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1answer
43 views

Fastest road from Berlin to Düsseldorf?

A while ago, I drove from Poznań (PL) to Brussels (B) on a Sunday, and noticed that there were several huge traffic jams due to roadworks on Germany's A2 road. Specifically around Hannover and ...
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4answers
875 views

From Switzerland to France

I am going from Israel to Grenoble, France. I can go via either the Geneva airport or the Lyon airport. The flight to Geneva is more convenient, but it is in another country. Are there any ...
1
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1answer
42 views

I am on Tier2 visa in UK (from India) with my family. We want to visit France and other European Coutries. What should we do for visa?

I am in Uk (Ireland) University on Tier2 visa (2 yrs multiple entry), working as a research Staff. I am from india. I also have my wife and daughter with me in Ireland. We have just completed 1 yr. We ...
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2answers
762 views

English in Israel and Palestine

Seeing as Hebrew is a very tiny language, just like Swedish, are Israelis in general good at English, so a tourist like myself can make it? I've noticed that if the language is not used ...
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1answer
27 views

Transit visa for Munich [duplicate]

Do I need a visa on a South-African passport if in transit in Munich en route to St. Petersburg
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1answer
228 views

Does anyone have the AXA Schengen Insurance office phone number?

I made the payment for a Schengen (Europe Travel) VISA at the axa-schengen website, but haven't yet got (it has been five hours) any insurance documents by email. How long should I wait? They don't ...
3
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1answer
54 views

Is it possible to check-in a double stroller on a flight?

We will be migrating to another country, and want to bring our double stroller to our new home. We will be flying with our two kids on the flight. Our double stroller basically looks like this, and ...
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0answers
19 views

Things to do in 12 hour Night layover in Dubai? [duplicate]

I am looking for things to do in Dubai at night. I will be travelling in mid-June and will be arriving at 12.30 am. My connecting flight is at 1 pm next afternoon. I have glanced through the criteria ...
2
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0answers
38 views

Refusal of UK visa [on hold]

I had applied for UK sports visa. I have done admission in camp there for about 7 week camp. My visa got refused. It stated that your personal circumstances should be stated but I am a student and thy ...
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0answers
69 views

Strange qualification criteria for a Thai resort [on hold]

Whilst scouring the voucher sites I came across this in the fine print: Qualifying Criteria: Couples married or co-habituating for two or more years, traveling together, singles officially ...
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0answers
37 views

Living in Canada for a year: entering the US for a couple of short trips [duplicate]

From August onwards I'll be living in Canada under the WHP program, since I'll be close to the American border I would like to take multiple day (or longer trips, not longer than a week though) ...
4
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1answer
60 views

Countries with special schengen provisions for additional entry

Some countries, like Denmark, have a special Schengen provision allowing you to enter the country for 90 days within 180 days regardless of other Schengen entries. I heard this is true for Germany as ...
6
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1answer
44 views

Transport bread maker on Turkish Airlines

I am flying from London to Tbilisi in a couple of days, on Turkish Airlines with a transfer in Istanbul. I need to take with me a bread maker - it's well used and doesn't have the original box (lost ...
3
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1answer
48 views

Is it possible to check in plastic storage boxes on an Air Canada international flight?

I'm moving to Canada from New York and I'm just checking in baggage along with plastic storage boxes. I'm trying to figure out the safest and most secure way to close the boxes. Any suggestions? Is ...
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0answers
31 views

IT Courses in Canada/USA? [on hold]

Can somebody provide me some ideas or tips for a one month exchange in USA or Canada, I would like to stay there studying something about IT. I'm Analyst/Developer System looking for some courses ...
3
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1answer
63 views

UK visa bank statement info

I need some info please. I am going to apply for a UK visa for plab exam. About the bank account statement, I have a joint account with my brother in an Indian bank, but I am currently not in India. ...
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0answers
58 views

Where is it expected to tip housekeeping?

Following on from this question about how it is appropriate to tip housekeeping where it is expected. In what countries/regions is it expected to tip housekeeping? Does this expectation vary depending ...
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2answers
123 views

Travel to Portugal from Cologne, Germany [on hold]

I am planning to travel to Portugal from Germany. I think everyone will suggest to travel by air. But I am interested to know, what are the other possibilities to travel to Lisbon or Porto from ...
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0answers
80 views

Missing flight, because applied for UK visa and do not have my passport

This Sunday (31st of May) I have an important flight to Switzerland from Sweden. Unfortunately, I applied a bit late for UK student visitor visa (today is 7th business day) and I do not have my ...
3
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1answer
57 views

Transit visa in Dubai (landing in XNB, leaving via DXB) [duplicate]

I am arriving in Dubai XNB at 6am from an Etihad flight. Then on 5pm, I am leaving Dubai on a Flydubai flight. Do I need a transit visa? (I'm Filipino so visa is always a constraint whenever we fly ...
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1answer
33 views

Rent a villa with pool in Istria, Croatia

We would want to spend the autumn in Istria along with my family, ca 3 months altogether. Any ideas where I can find a rental villa for a period like this? I tried Airbnb, but they seem mostly to work ...
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0answers
29 views

Which city of Sweden to visit? Örebro, Falun, Karlstad, or Gävle? [on hold]

For my holiday in Stockholm (6 days) I want to spend 2 days outside the city, but the hotel is in Stockholm. I move by train and in Swedish train transport service sj.se I see these 4 cities to visit ...
3
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1answer
41 views

Map apps- know where I will be on route at specific time?

Is there an app that will tell me what city I will be in at a given time along my route? Eg, if I leave NY at 2am to drive to Detroit, and the estimated total commute time is 10 hours, what city will ...
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2answers
44 views

Laptop with 2 batteries through airport security

I recently heard that for some flights you need to turn on your phone or laptop to increase security. Especially to prove that the battery is not a bomb. However, this got me thinking about my own ...
1
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1answer
41 views

Time from Terminal B to Terminal A at Newark Airport (EWR), considering immigration procedures [duplicate]

I will arrive at Terminal B at 12:30 PM via a Lufthansa flight from India after taking a stopover in Munich.And my next flight is from Terminal A at 16:59 to Indianapolis. Considering this is my first ...
3
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1answer
59 views

Can I roller-skate on bike paths in USA? [on hold]

This question is sort of an extension of the question Is it safe to roller-skate on sidewalks in USA?. If there are designated bike lanes in a city (say, Chicago and New York to prevent it from ...
4
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1answer
45 views

Transit visa for Dubai

My flight will arrive at DXB (Dubai) from Djibouti and I have a connection flight the same day from DWC (Al Maktoum) to KUL (Kuala Lumpur). I'm a Yemeni national and require visa to enter the UAE. ...
5
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2answers
794 views

Who should I ask about the items I can and cannot take with me? The airport or the airline I'm flying with?

I need to check if I can bring the items I am planning on bringing. Who should I ask? The airport or the airline I'm flying with? Additional info : Airport - Perth Airport T1 Airlines - Cathay ...
5
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1answer
65 views

How to tip housekeeping in hotels if leaving tips daily?

I just read a question and answer about tipping housekeeping daily (Should I leave cash tips for housekeeping each day of a multi-day stay?). But how should I physically give them the money? Obviously ...
6
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1answer
47 views

Are there any caverns in the Peak District suitable for young children?

I'm travelling to the Peaks this summer with an 18 month old and my wife. I would like for my wife to see one of the caverns there, but it needs to be suitable for our 18mo, meaning we can get out ...
6
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1answer
70 views

Should I leave cash tips for housekeeping each day of a multi-day stay?

This seems like a bit of a trivial question, but: when staying in a hotel for multiple nights in a row in a location where tipping the housekeeping staff is customary, is it better to leave cash tips ...
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0answers
31 views

What to do in Chicago during an 8-hour stopover? [duplicate]

We are travelling from Ireland to Kansas with an 8 hour stopover at Chicago O'Hare (arriving Thursday at 12 noon) and leaving at 8 pm. Can we leave the airport and what would you recommend we could ...
4
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1answer
80 views

Is a naturalization certificate required as well as a valid passport for reentry into the United States from the Philippines

I am a naturalized US citizen with a valid passport and I've heard rumors that trying to reenter the United States from the Philippines requires a naturalization certificate as well as the valid ...
3
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2answers
104 views

How strictly do large car-hire companies in Central Europe enforce the license age condition?

I've recently received a driving license in Czech Republic and plan to do some traveling in Central Europe (Germany, Austria, Northern Italy, Denmark, Poland). In some of the cities it would be nice ...
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0answers
43 views

Documentation required for US citizen to travel to Canada [duplicate]

My enhanced drivers license will not be here for another 2 weeks, I am from wa. state and want to go to Canada this week for a wedding shower. I have the copy of the drivers License, my birth ...

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