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Flights - Direct in one direction, but with at least 1 stopover on the other?

1. How can I search for this on my own? I've tried expedia.com, but when you select 1 or 2 stopovers, it assumes that both directions of your journey are either 1 or 2 stopovers. 2. Also, is this ...
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In what countries are tea towels available as souvenirs?

In which countries are tea towels available as souvenirs? So far, I haven't seen this as a thing in Japan, and I want to know if this is the case in other countries, such as South Korea. Is it ...
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Can I simply bubble wrap a cardboard box and check it on a US domestic flight?

I wish to take a computer monitor with me on vacation. I possess the original cardboard box and the Styrofoam. Unfortunately I do not have a suitcase with the same dimensions. I was hoping that I ...
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Can I legally drive a motorcycle in California with a New Zealand motorcycle license?

A friend of mine is travelling to the states and wants to tour around SoCal on a motorbike. He has his motorcycle license in New Zealand. Is it legal for him to ride in California? Are there any ...
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When travelling do I have to keep the passport with me all the time? [on hold]

When I travel to a country that requires passport I usualy keep it with me all the time. I've allways done this since I though it was the best practice if authorities ask my identification. Lately I ...
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Carrying iphones

I am travelling to india in emirates. I wanna take 2 iphone 6 for parents. Can I just take it in hand with sim cards inserted and the box and stuffs in check in bags to avoid custom people.?
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Where to go in December for partying? [on hold]

Where is a good European destination for December-January guy vacation? I was thinking about places like Majorca and Ibiza but I got quit some negative feedbacks about them being dead and no ...
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Question about transiting in Dubai

I am travelling to Muscat from US via Dubai. I am travelling to Dubai by United Airline via Zurich. From Dubai my flight is 6 hours after landing with Fly Dubai. Since it is a separate booking, would ...
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How should an American citizen licensed to go to Cuba bring money?

If I am a U.S. citizen with a specific educational license to travel to Cuba for two months, how should I bring money? I can't use any of my cards since they would not work in Cuba, and I don't want ...
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Swiss - Airport transit visa for Indian nationals traveling from US to India?

I am a citizen of India currently working in USA on approved H-1B visa, however my F-1 visa stamp has expired and I am visiting India to get my H-1B visa stamp. Since I will be flying through Zurich, ...
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Midnight check-in: Hostel in Paris

I am travelling to Paris on the 22nd of December. I was looking for a youth hostel close to Paris city centre. But the problem is that I will arrive in Paris at midnight. So, I am wondering whether I ...
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How to plan for road trip in Canada productively - with audiovisual travel guides?

I intend to fly to the major cities in Canada, from which I'll continue by car to enjoy each locality (eg fly to Vancouver to visit Vancouver Island, Banff, the Rockies, ..., then fly to PEI and drive ...
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Applying for Skilled Migrant Visa in Australia after obtaining a Working Holiday Visa [on hold]

I am 31 years old and currently living in Ireland. I currently hold an Australian working holiday visa that was activated when I had to go to Sydney for my brothers wedding last July and then returned ...
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Difference between “visa not required” and “visa on arrival”?

I would like to know the main difference between situations where a visa is not required and a visa is issued on arrival?
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Is there a store which sells foldable bicycle in Frankfurt?

Where can I buy foldable bicycle, the bicycle can fold and shoulder it, in Frankfurt, Germany?
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Carrying 3 phones thru Indian customs! [duplicate]

I'll be traveling to India soon. I have 2 un packed smart phones (1 of which is my personal), one is a gift (but unpacked) and the third one is my old phone from India. Do you think I'll have to pay ...
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What is the cheapest way to get to Laos / Thailand from the UK?

I want to start a cycle tour in Laos or Thailand. Anyone know the cheapest way to get there from the UK? P.s. I'm more than happy to combine different modes of transport. For example, in the past, ...
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Winter trekking in High Tatra, what about accommodation?

We're going to go for a hike to High Tatras in January. Is it safe to go there in winter? Is there any huts or shelters where we could spend a night? Also I would like to know about any offers for ...
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Can I walk from Las Vegas McCarran Airport to UNLV?

I will be flying to Las Vegas for a conference at UNLV. The UNLV campus is nearly adjacent to Las Vegas McCarran Airport (LAS), and it appears on a map that the distance between them is about 1.5 ...
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When booking elsewhere, how do you know what Virgin Australia ticket type you will get?

When booking on the Virgin Australia website, it shows there being 4 different kinds of booking classes, along with details of what is and isn't included in them (eg flexibility and bags) However, ...
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TWIC holders skipping interview?

If I hold a TWIC can TSA get my biological information from that for my Pre-check and allow me to skip the interview?
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Cheapest travel route from Mumbai to Toronto [on hold]

which is the cheapest travel route to reach Toronto from Mumbai ?I'm indian national. visiting Canada on tourist visa. no direct flights from Mumbai to Toronto. From buffalo ,US its only 2 hrs road ...
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Booking a bus in Japan to catch early morning flights at Narita airport

The online booking website for Access Narita and Keisei both require my name in Japanese katakana. Is the name really required for verification or I can make up any name Japanese name?
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Who know well Clark , Philippines? [on hold]

I consider to go Clark, Philippins to work in next year. But i dont know much about that place. I will work in a casino as PR mânger. Anybody live there? Or know there, can give me some ideas. Is that ...
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Do I need a Schengen Visa if I have Entry Clearance to the UK under Tier 2

I'm a Turkish citizen and do I need to have a Schengen Visa for short visits to countries which are inside the Schengen Area If I have Entry Clearance to the UK under Tier 2? I wasn't able to find ...
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Good way to avoid bus luggage stress?

Often when traveling by bus you're supposed to leave your big bag in the bottom of the bus. When there are stops before your final destination someone could just take your bag. Of course I wouldn't ...
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Myanmar : Malaria pills for february/march

I'll be visiting Myanmar during February and March and was wondering how necessary is for me to take Malaria pills (I heard about nasty side effects). I will not go camping or sleeping outside but ...
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change in the name of booked railway ticket [duplicate]

my mom has a railway ticket on 4th dec 2014 to rajasthan. now due to some reason she will not b e able to go so she wants me to go. now i have to change the name on the ticket booked from the ...
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What exactly does “nights” means when you book? Is it number of night you are going to sleep, or simply days you are going to stay?

For example, suppose that I'm going to travel London and will arrive at 10am, 1st December. And will stay a week, means will leave 10am, 8th December. Technically it's 7 nights, but also 8 days. ...
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schengen visa cancelled

Please note i had applied schengen visa for paris at the month of june 13 and my visa has been cancelled at june 25 stating that "justification provided regarding purpose and conditions of your trip ...
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Is notarized consent letter from father is mandatory for mother to accompanying infant while traveling out side USA? [duplicate]

My wife is planning to travel our home Country(India) for a period of 4 months. We have 9 months old Son. He has Valid US passport and valid PIO(Person of Indian Origin) Card . I am aware if any one ...
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What time of year is best to travel to Scotland and Ireland to see castles? [on hold]

I have been to Ireland. I didn't get to see many ancient buildings. I plan to go to Ireland and Scotland primarily to visit the castles. I would prefer to go when it is not utterly freezing, too ...
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Vehicles required/allowed in weigh stations on US interstates

On US interstates, there are weigh stations for trucks. Are they for trucks only? What are the exact categories of vehicles that must/may enter? If I rented a UHaul or Penske truck, would I be ...
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How should you drive on rush-hour lanes (“Spitsstrook”) in the Netherlands if they are open?

The Netherlands has so called rush-hour lanes, which are often emergency lanes that are opened for traffic during rush hours. They are always indicated with green arrows above the highway. I find ...
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Which are my options to find trip companions online?

I like independent trips so I avoid tours packages. But sometimes I need to find a trip companion or to make a small group in order to reduce expenses (i.e. rent a car) or to reduce risks (i.e. big ...
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Tour company in NYC [on hold]

I'd like to travel to the U.S. soon. Could anyone advise a good and reliable tour company in NYC? I'm looking for a tour company in NYC to book: accommodation JFK airport pick up / drop off New ...
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Checking returning flights when travelling from Mexico

I'm a US citizen currently traveling in Mexico and considering going down to Colombia. I want to use a one-way ticket and leave my departure date open. When flying overseas from a US airport, the ...
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How can I see currency exchange rates?

I need to know how many pounds I can get from my dollars? I need to know it before traveling, since I want to make a plan before going to London, and everything is in pounds and euros... Also, which ...
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Indian Customs rules on laptops [duplicate]

I read this pdf document at the customs website regarding the customs guide for travellers. However I'm still confused about one thing: if I have 2 laptops on me, both of which are more than 6 months ...
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In-transit Visa for Amsterdam enroute to British Virgin Islands (Filipino)? [duplicate]

I am a Filipino citizen holding a work permit Visa for the British Virgin Islands. I am travelling to the British Virgin Islands through Qatar before passing through Amsterdam. Do I need to have an ...
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Applying for Indian Passport (fresh passport) ECR & NON-ECR stucked my process

I'm applying for a fresh Passport from India but I don't know what "ECR" & "NON-ECR" mean: "Is applicant eligible for Non-ECR category?* Yes No" I've already Graduated from University. I ...
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Transit visa for Greece enroute to Israel for an Indian Citizen? [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen travelling to Israel through Greece. My layover is about 11.5 hours. Do I need a Greek transit visa?
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Do Iranians need a transit visa at London Heathrow or Frankfurt airports? [duplicate]

I am an International student with Iranian nationality studying in Canada, I am traveling (as a visit) to Iran and I'll come back one month after; first from Montreal to London Heathrow with less than ...
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TSA approved keycard luggage locks that shows if it's been opened?

I want to get those keycard TSA approved luggage locks but I can't find a keycard one that has some method to notify you if it's been opened. All the you-can-know-if-opened locks that I can find are ...
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Zippered travel sheets that open flat with a pillow insert that are machine-washable?

I can't seem to find a sheet with all the qualities listed above...either they are handwash only or they only open on one side halfway etc. I'm looking "hotel" style sheets & not the "mummy" ...
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Places in US cities to sleep/kill time after a redeye?

I am taking a redeye flight that lands a major USA city at 6AM and it's possible I won't be able to check in to my hotel until 3PM. I'm probably going to be pretty useless after a redeye; I'd like ...
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Uk Tourist Visa Refused [duplicate]

I applied for a tourist visa from 4 months but I got refused. I have a British uncle who can send me an invitation but I have a problem: while filling my first application I told them I have no ...
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only first name in passport and applying for H1B USA [duplicate]

I have all my educational documents with the name "Rakesh" and no last name/surname. I have the same name in Passport as well. Can this be a problem for US H1B Visa?? Can you guide me how to get this ...
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Visiting software development companies in LA area/Silicon Valley [on hold]

I'm a norwegian, headed for the 2015 CES show in Las Vegas in january. We're landing at LAX and we're renting a car. I'm VERY interested in software, hardware and everything that has to do with ...
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I saw a lakeside castle or hotel from the air, north of Newark. What is it?

I recently flew into Newark on a transatlantic flight from Glasgow, UK. I happened to be looking out of the aircraft window (left side) during the descent, and saw a rather unique-looking scene: A ...

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