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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 ...
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How can I identify a good beer garden in Munich (Germany)?

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 ...
3
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1answer
12 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 ...
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0answers
12 views

Schengen Visa country of first entry

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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1answer
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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
10 views

Dubai Transit 96 hr Visa on arrival possibility for Indian citizens

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 ...
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0answers
26 views

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

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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0answers
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Why do mobile roaming prices vary by the home country of your mobile phone, when a long way from home?

I can understand that if you have two mobile phones, one from (say) the UK, and one from (say) India, then the price for roaming is likely to be very different between them when you're in a country ...
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0answers
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How does Booking.com enforce cancellation fees when booking without a credit card?

Booking.com lets you book accommodation without a credit card in some cases: But what happens if I cancel my reservation or simply don't show up on the day of the booking? Would they send me a bill ...
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2answers
264 views

Why do some countries require everyone entering to see a customs officer, and some don't?

When you arrive in somewhere like the Norway or France, and go to leave the baggage area, you'll find yourself with a choice of two lanes for customs. One will be Red and labelled something like Goods ...
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0answers
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Taiwanese passport holder entering Croatia

I am a Taiwanese passport holder, I am going to Croatia in 2 days. I just want to confirm visa is not required for Taiwanese passport holder. Any reference from the Croatia official website I can find ...
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1answer
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Re applying for UK visa

I really appreciate your quick response on this and to have full review on my refusal decision.. like u said there must be some para missing i checked the letter again, my question too the letter is ...
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Dubai transit visa needed or not?

I have the following flights : QR1026 Doha-DXB on 16-Jul-2015 18:00-20:00, then AH4063 DXB-ALG on 17-Jul-2015 03:10-07:40. do I need a transit visa between terminals or not, and which terminals those ...
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0answers
36 views

Ryanair pullout of Denmark [on hold]

I plan to travel from Stansted, London to Billund, Denmark with Ryanair in August. How likely is it that Ryanair will pull out of Billund (as threatened) before August in view of the labour problems ...
6
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1answer
207 views

Exit stamp on passport when leaving US by bus

My wife is in the US on the VWP, and will be leaving the country by bus into Mexico after having arrived by air. I've taken this bus route multiple times, but have no memory of ever stopping on the US ...
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how dangerous will greece be in mid august of 2015 [duplicate]

watching american news things dont seem that stable in greece currently. In mid august 10th-21st I am set to goto germany , romania and then to athens for 3 days before we fly home. The plan for ...
3
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1answer
113 views

Is it safe to leave my luggage in a baggage deposit? [on hold]

I'm spending 2 days in Prague, and I'd like to leave my huge bag (with my laptop) in the Prague airport baggage deposit. Is it safe to do that (theft-wise), or should I always be carrying my ...
1
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1answer
32 views

Phillippine passport with New Zealand tourist visa. Do I need transit visa in Australia en route New Zealand?

I hold a Philippine passport traveling to New Zealand in transit at Melbourne, Australia. I have New Zealand tourist visa. Do I need to get transit visa in Australia for a 3 hours in transit ?
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0answers
44 views

Is it okay for holiday-makers to enter the United Kingdom with a single ticket?

People's vacation plans may change. Getting a single airline ticket is better than getting a return ticket in such situations. The potential visitors have just received their new United Kindgom ...
2
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0answers
18 views

Available options to transfer from Ataturk airport to Sultanahmet after midnight!

I will soon arrive to Istanbul Ataturk after midnight. The plane will land 00:45, passport control and bag collection will take at least 40 minutes, which means that I have to catch a bus or metro ...
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0answers
24 views

Is renting a car a good idea in South Africa? [on hold]

Is there likely to be secure parking in Cape Town? What sort of car do you recommend? Is it true you shouldn't stop at red lights? Does this apply to every set of red lights in the country? Is it ok ...
0
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0answers
36 views

How safe is Cape Town? [on hold]

If using common sense rules; keeping low key, not flashing wealth, not going to areas with no tourist attractions, etc. How safe is Cape Town, will we (mixed sex white couple) be ok to walk around/use ...
3
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1answer
41 views

Finding social sports clubs in Berlin [on hold]

How to find weekly sessions of badminton or basketball in Berlin? The only place I have found a few listings is on http://berlin.meetup.com/ but there are not many there. Does it really require ...
2
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0answers
37 views

What is the most efficient way of enjoying golf abroad in an EU country?

I am a keen golfer and and considering a holiday in an EU country specifically to spend 3-5 days golfing. Is it more efficient (ease, cost, time) to bring my own equipment or is rental more ...
0
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0answers
27 views

Advice on sights and travelling in Switzerland [on hold]

Me and my boyfriend are going to Switzerland on August 8 to 23. We will be staying with friends in Geneva, but would like to travel around Switzerland. At the moment I am trying to plan our trips ...
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4answers
844 views

Do you have to tip the delivery guy if you are already charged a delivery fee in Toronto?

So we were ordering pizza yesterday which only $9 but the total came to $17. I was confused so the rep says it's a delivery charge. So who gets this 'delivery charge' money? Do I have to give more ...
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0answers
23 views

Can I go to visit Schengen countries with visa type D-mult? [duplicate]

I have a visa type D-Mult valid for Deutschland. Can I travel to Schengen countries with that visa?
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0answers
28 views

How to add a child after booking a train ticket (for India)

I booked a ticket for my family online, but when I was filling the form I forgot to give details of my niece - he is less than 3 year old. Is it necessary to provide the details, and if yes, than ...
3
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1answer
124 views

Uk visa got refused planning to re apply

Me my husband and my 4yrs son as a family applied family visit visa last month to visit my husband sis in uk. For documents we submitted everything which was required ( employee certifacte of my ...
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37 views

Vegetarian options in Turkey [on hold]

I heard much of the Turkish cuisine uses sheep fat for shortening. What are some options for vegetarians or perhaps a fish-only eater?
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3answers
366 views

How to Identify Trains in Austria and Switzerland?

Sometimes, it is desirable to identify a particular train rather than just finding any train that travels to a given destination. For instance, discounted train tickets in Germany are usually valid ...
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0answers
43 views

How many aircrafts are assigned for long haul flights [on hold]

Emirates service from SFO to Dubai is around 16 hours each way. I am wondering how many planes they have assign so that airlines can service the destinations 7 days a week. I am assuming planes do ...
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0answers
24 views

Antwerp area, Amsterdam, and Paris [on hold]

I would like some advice on things to do on my first European trip. I'm starting in Antwerp, where I'll have a week to go see Brudges, Lier, and Brussels. I'm then going for a few days to Amsterdam, ...
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0answers
44 views

How does ambient temperature impact air travel [migrated]

My flight from Abudhabi to SFO was postponed. Official reason given to us was outside temperatures were too high - around 44+ degree Celsius and aircraft can not take off with full fuel loads at such ...
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0answers
70 views

What are the main safety threats to be aware of in South Africa as a tourist?

I have been looking in to arranging a short backpacking trip around South Africa later this year. From what I have read both on the internet and in travel guides, and talking to South Africans it's ...
0
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1answer
30 views

Backpack or bag for southeast asia [on hold]

i an going to australia for 6 months and then I want to travel for 2 months through southeast asia. I do not know what luggage or backpack to buy be. Any advice is welcome. More precisely, my ...
0
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1answer
65 views

Do I need to have a certain amount of money with me to travel in the US? [on hold]

If I am a visitor from another country traveling with visa and I am traveling from one US city to another do I need a certain amount of travel money on me to do so?
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1answer
22 views

Trains between Riga and Tartu

On Tartu's wikitravel page it states Direct trains between Tartu and Riga are scheduled to resume after the completion of track construction. I will be in Riga in 2 weeks and I was hoping to ...
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0answers
36 views

Two different starting cities [on hold]

My girlfriend and I want to meet in Chattanooga to celebrate our 65ths. She's in Chicago and I'm in Washington, DC. Can we book a package together or would we need to do it separately?
2
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1answer
26 views

Singapore Tourist Visa

I'm an India national. I visited Singapore with a tourist visa and stayed there for one month (from Apr 23 - May 22nd). I want to visit Singapore again for 18 days in the month of July as tourist. If ...
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0answers
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Can i miss the 2nd leg of the journey? [duplicate]

I need to fly from Lexington, KY to Houston, TX. Almost all airline fares are more than $500. But the interesting part is if I choose Dallas, TX as my final destination (layover/change plane in ...
4
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1answer
23 views

How to go from Manado to Davao on a budget?

I want to go from Manado (Sulawesi, Indonesia) to Davao (Philippines). The problem is that the only solution I found was to fly for 400 USD. This price is out of my budget so I started looking for ...
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1answer
123 views

UK visitor visa refusal

I had recently applied for UK visitor visa with all the supporting documents but my visa was refused on the grounds that I have not submitted the confirmation paper of online booking I made for the ...
2
votes
1answer
63 views

Can visitor open a bank account in Germany? [on hold]

I am in Munich for 2 months internship. Can anyone please tell if I can open a Bank account here in Munich, Germany ? What'd be the procedure?
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Dushanbe to Fann mountains?

Has anyone ever been to Tajikistan? Suppose I want to go to the Fann mountains, are there places to stay in the mountains or do I need camping equipment ? Are some hikes relatively easy like do not ...
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1answer
25 views

Required VISA Vietnam transit with different airplane companies

I have a question regarding a VISA requirement for Vietnam if you fly with Air Asia. I am flying the 6th of July (19:40) from Kuala Lumpur to Ho Chi Minh with Air Asia. My next flight back home is ...
5
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1answer
117 views

French requirements for breathalysers in cars

I noticed that UK retailer sell packs of breathalysers for motorists intending to drive cars to France. An RAC web-page says While driving in France you are required by law to carry the following ...
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0answers
24 views

How long do Russian prepaid SIM cards last? [on hold]

I am in Moscow and purchased a Megafon prepaid SIM card with 32 GB of data and several thousand roubles of talk/text time. I will be here for about a month for work, and will then go back home, ...
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1answer
47 views

Pakistani national wishes to travel somewhere that does not require a visa [on hold]

I am from Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan and very much a professional man, having ten years' experience, nowadays working with a non-governmental organization as a Head of Department. Please guide me ...
0
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0answers
47 views

Male UK Citizen and Female Japanese Citizen planning life in Spain. Will marriage solve visa problems? [on hold]

I and my partner are planning to live in Spain since my obtaining a job, to commence in just over a couple of months. I am British therefore to my knowledge have no problem living there. The ...

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