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

looking for ways (except renting a car) to travel from Thessaloniki, Greece to Sofia, Bulgaria
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How can Canadianvisaexpert or other immigration agencies help me with my Canadian visa application?

i know that i can also use an immigration lawyer to do it for me, but i want to understand how can an immigration agency (like Canadianvisaexpert) help me, and what are the differences.
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2answers
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Any fast internet (good wifi) in Ubud?

I am looking for a good wifi connection in Ubud (Bali, Indonesia). I need to upload a fair amount of videos and pictures (6+ Gb), and give a couple of Skype/Hangout phone calls. I used Wifi.id (in ...
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Essential Things To Do in London

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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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 ...
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Looking for a good law firm that can assist me with the visa application to canada?

there is a good chance that i will get a job in Canada, and my future employer is willing to sponsor me in my visa application. so now im looking for some assistance with the visa application process
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Nicknames for dogs in Peru

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 ...
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2answers
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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 ...
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Is there an IATA airport code that is unassigned and that can be used for “any airport”?

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 ...
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1answer
199 views

How to get to London Heathrow from Shepherd's Bush in light of possible Tube strike?

My flight is at 8:40am Saturday. I would like to arrive by 6:40am. My proposed route is below. 283 bus to Hammersmith Bus Station Walk to Hammersmith Piccadilly line to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 ...
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3answers
576 views

Marital status for re-entering USA if you got married abroad without registering?

If I came to the US as a single student on an F1 visa, then during college vacation got married abroad (but did not register it in any country) is it okay to declare my marital status as single? I'm ...
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1answer
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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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2answers
99 views

Business travel to Canada

I need to visit a customer in Canada for a week or two. I'm freelance and I'm working for an Italian company but the customer is in Toronto. According to the website of Government of Canada (visit on ...
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3answers
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What is the price of ferries between Bulgaria and Georgia?

A previous question about Romania and Georgia mentioned that there are ferry connections between Bulgaria and Georgia. Somebody I've met at my new hostel is interested in just a ferry so I dug up that ...
2
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1answer
37 views

How to go from Gilimanuk to Denpasar?

I want to get to Denpasar from Gilimanuk (Bali, Indonesia) What transportation options are there available (buses, shared taxi, taxi, or else)? Note that I do NOT have my own car.
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3answers
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Yogyakarta to mount Merapi by scooter, possible?

I would like to avoid the packaged tours, and go to mount Metapi (Selo village) from Yogyakarta by motorbike (scooter). I read Selo village, where the hike to the top of Merapi starts, is about 3h ...
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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
39 views

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

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 ...
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1answer
29 views

Accommodation on Tailana island, is there any now in 2015?

Tailana island is a tiny island, part of the Banyak islands in Sumatra, Indonesia. See Banyak islands map further down. I found information on accommodation on Tailana island (Sumatra, Indonesia) on ...
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0answers
51 views

Is renting a car in South Africa to drive around the country a safe transport option? [on hold]

Is renting a car a good idea in South Africa, will it make it easier to get around verses other infrastructure, or do driving standards, road quality, hijacking make it not worth it? Would a ...
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1answer
105 views
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Didn't purchase an Expressway / vignette before driving on highways in Czech Republic. What can I expect?

Unfortunately I didn't know that Czech Republic doesn't have tollbooths- drivers are required to purchase a sticker before getting on any highway - until I arrived in Prague. What happens next? I ...
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0answers
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Couldn't attend booked appointment

Missed a Schengen Visa appointment at Netherlands embassy. What can I do?
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2answers
57 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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1answer
93 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 ...
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1answer
71 views

Travel to Australia with new passport

I was granted a visa to Australia few months ago. I like to travel to Australia in few days however I've just renewed my passport and I don't have enough time to inform them about my passport renewal, ...
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3answers
402 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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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 ...
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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 ...
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1answer
45 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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0answers
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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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2answers
91 views

Visiting Bosnia-Herzegovina during Ramadan

I am considering a trip that will include Bosnia-Herzegovina, and wonder if it is difficult to eat in a restaurant there during the day during Ramadan (as is the case in many majority-Muslim ...
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7answers
1k views

What are the lightest travel adapters/converters available for France?

I have no travel adapters for Paris and I need to know which brand has all the parts needed to charge my Android phone in a Paris apartment and which one has the least amount of weight. Edit: ...
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3answers
2k 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 ...
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0answers
47 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 ...
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1answer
100 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 ...
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1answer
77 views

airbnb vs booking.com near Oxford? [closed]

Me and my wife are going to attend a symposium at Oxford university for a few days this September. The host is offering a £205 on-campus accommodation for two nights. I'm not quite familiar with this ...
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2answers
2k views

booking.com: do I need to show printed confirmations?

When booking hotels via booking.com I used to print the confirmation from booking.com and show this printed paper in the hotel receiption. But is this necessary? Maybe it's enough to tell my surname ...
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3answers
472 views

How to safely transport money?

I am looking for a safe way of transporting money while traveling. Are there any good guides or tips? I know CC or ATM machines are almost available everywhere... they almost always work well. But ...
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1answer
480 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
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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?
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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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1answer
396 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 ...
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3answers
542 views

What is the country of residence under the rules of the InterRail?

The InterRail site states that InterRail pass is not valid in my country of residence. How do they determine my country of residency? I'm working in Germany, so from Germany's view I'm a German ...
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0answers
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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?
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1answer
64 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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3answers
4k views

Renting a Manual Car in the US

Neither specific websites of Hertz, Budget, Alamo, Enterprise, Thirftly or FOX allow you to specify that you want to rent a manual car. Neither do Kayak, Hotwire and Priceline. Is there a way to ...
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1answer
44 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 ...
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0answers
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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
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1answer
41 views

How to extend Indonesian 60 days tourist visa in 2015?

I have a 60 days tourist visa. I got it outside of Indonesia, from the Indonesian embassy in Singapore, as explained on How to get a 60 days Indonesian tourist visa from Singapore? I am now in ...
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0answers
47 views

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

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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