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Flying to UK to reset 90-day rule for USA's Visa Waiver Program?

I have an Australian passport and will be visiting the US as a tourist. Under the VWP, I know I'm allowed to stay in the US for 90 days maximum. My dates are 5 November 2014 to 2 February 2015. I ...
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Oat Bran in Sealed Canisters

I will be travelling to Australia for a couple weeks. Daily intake of oat bran is a routine for me. Am I able to take a couple of manufacturer-sealed canisters of oat bran?
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Full Name in Passport [on hold]

I am appearing for a TOEFL test this fall, but my passport has my father's name included along with my name (clerical mistake). Could I register with just my name, or do I have to use the exact name ...
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Knife carrying laws in China?

Many countries have a restriction on what sorts of knives can be carried in public, and what the maximum length can be. Wikipedia has a long article on the topic. The section on China is not very ...
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16 views

Departure stamp when travelling to US on H1B for first time [on hold]

I will be travelling to India and will be attending H1-B visa interview. After stamping is done, i will be leaving to US from Hyderabad. My itinearary is such that i will be going from Hyderabad to ...
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1answer
42 views

Website to plan travel?

Is there a good website to plan bus and train transportations in France Benelux and Germany?
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17 views

Airfares in 1963, Memphis to Los Angeles, round-trip [duplicate]

I'm writing a novel and researching what approximate flight costs (American Airlines?) would have been for round-trip, Memphis/Los Angeles in 1963. I'm guessing $149. Is that close?
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What would a Memphis to Los Angeles round trip have cost in 1963?

I'm doing research for a novel. I need to know the approximate cost for airfare (American Airlines?) from Memphis to Los Angeles, round trip anytime in 1963.
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How can I get a room when the hotels are booked solid? [duplicate]

I am a dork and forgot to book my room for an upcoming football game in our town of Eugene,Or GO DUCKS.. I now can not find a room to save my life that I would not have to be totally grossed out ...
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2answers
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How to use a “code avantage” discount code from the SNCF Voyageur program?

Thanks to this earlier question on the SNCF Voyageur program, I now know roughly how the program works, and I've signed up for it. Despite some issues with previously bought tickets, I've managed to ...
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1answer
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Whilst in the US on a 6 month trip on a B2 visa, can you leave the country and come back, say for a friend's wedding in another country?

Whilst in the US on a 6 month trip on a B2 visa, can you leave the country and come back, say for a friend's wedding in another country?
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1answer
86 views

What happens if I leave Australia without paying a fine (for setting off fireworks)? [duplicate]

I don't know if anyone can be helpful, but, I ve just received this 670$ fine from the NT. I stayed for 3 days in Darwin and cracked one small firecracker, and got caught by the cops. (I know its ...
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Do I need to go through immigration for a transit in Dubai? [duplicate]

I am currently working as temporary assignment in Kabul Afghanistan. Some terrible things happened to last week, My passport has been washed and all the Visas were gone even with missing page, ...
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2answers
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Hertz@SFO: Park during car pickup

I have a friend driving me to SFO to pick up a car from Hertz. I will have a lot of stuff in this friend's car that I want to put into my new rental one. Is there a good place for that friend to stay ...
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0answers
40 views

Germany to Oman [on hold]

I am a male German Citizen and I want to travel to Oman for 16 days in November. I will be staying at a friend's who will go to Mascat on a work visa today, living and working at GUTech. Now I have ...
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0answers
28 views

I am an Indian and travelling from Delhi to London…1 stop at zurich…Do i need Transit visa for the “Zurich” airport…? [duplicate]

I am from India travelling to London by Swiss airways. The itinerary includes one stop at Zurich. Do I need a transit visa? How much would it cost please?
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Where can I learn about robotics in Japan?

I plan to travel to Tokyo sometime soon. It is known to all of us that robotics is very famous in Japan. I am looking for small and introductory courses relating to robotics that are held on weekends ...
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1answer
212 views

Trenitalia e-ticket not received

How long does it take to receive a Trenitalia ticket purchased online? I purchased online and expected an email with the PNR and CP. Nothing received after 24 hours.
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1answer
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Why do some hotels etc and other accommodation have rules against washing clothes in your room or in the sink?

In some hotels and other kinds of accommodation including hostels and I believe even campgrounds there is a rule against hand washing your laundry in the sink or handbasin, or in your room. I'm sure ...
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3answers
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Is there any way to tell if someone has been through our hotel room?

I ask this question because I frequently go on lengthy trips, and we bring a lot of stuff. For this reason, we use Do Not Disturb signs. But when we get back to the hotel rooms after exploring a ...
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2answers
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How to know a flight is not full?

Is it possible to know how many seats of a particular flight have been booked? If not, is it possible to know in which months of a year the flights usually are not booked fully?
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1answer
20 views

Hokkaido Precipitation in December [on hold]

How heavy does Hokkaido snow in Mid-December? Will be there during that time. Thanks!
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1answer
85 views

US visa photo: ears must show?

Is there a requirement that the ears must show on photos used for US visas? This is specifically about women with long hair. There are several example photos of women on official sites where the ear ...
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0answers
39 views

Electronic Devices and airport security checks

I have seen recently that the US and UK have announced that all 'electronic devices' will have to be 'powered up' before allowing them on board a plane, I believe for the UK it's on all flights though ...
3
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1answer
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Help regarding issuing fresh passport in India

One of my friend having a problem in issuing new passport in India. The problem is of his birthdate, here's what he's told me. He was born in October 1988, after his completion of 10th std. (S.S.C.) ...
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39 views

Best option for talk/text only Paris vacation 8 nights [on hold]

My girlfriend and I are Americans going to Paris for 8 nights. We both have international-capable Galaxy S3s through Verizon but are looking for the cheapest way to make a few local calls and send a ...
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0answers
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Work permit (Tier 2) - Impact on schengen application (nonEU)

I have a Work Permit (Tier 2) for the UK for 2 years, and would like to travel to various countries in Europe whenever possible during this time. I have no EU Family Members. Would I be able to ...
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0answers
17 views

Renewing visa in Turkey [on hold]

I visit friends in Turkey every month for 10-12 days. do I need to renew my visa every 90 days? I need an answer to this question.
2
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1answer
56 views

Do I need a transit visa at Amsterdam to stay in airport? [duplicate]

I have an Indian passport and would be travelling from Japan to St. Petersberg (Russia) via Amsterdam. I have 20 hours stopover for KLM flight at Amsterdam. Though I have hotel bookings outside, but ...
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3answers
107 views

Airline compensation for failure to check visa eligibility?

Asking from Australia and about Malaysian Airlines specifically: How good a case is it to seek compensation for flights if the airline failed to check documentation correctly and let us board in the ...
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0answers
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Starting from Puerto Princesa, Philippines where is the nearest volcano that can be climbed in 2 or 3 days?

Starting from Puerto Princesa in the Philippines where is the nearest volcano that can be climbed in 2 or 3 days? Nearest means quickest to travel to, including via a commercial flight. (Excluding ...
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1answer
152 views

How would you refer to / search on this Alpine region?

Alpine Locals, noticing the area I have shaded in photoshop ... I'm totally confused whether tha would be the "north tirol", "southern german tirol", obergammerauder, untergammerau, ...
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Does Venice smell?

I keep getting told that Venice smells pretty bad as a reason not to go (a lot of people say it's pretty crowded too but that's another matter). Apparently it's the canals in summer. Is this true? ...
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1answer
82 views

What will happen if I cancel the credit card with which I booked a flight?

I booked a flight from makemytrip using my credit card. I will be travelling in British Airways from India to the US. I am planning to cancel the credit card because I am leaving the country for good. ...
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0answers
32 views

Flying to a Schengen zone from a country other than the one where the visa was issued

If i have a Schengen visa issued by the German embassy in Qatar, can I fly to Germany from Lebanon ? I heard that it's not allowed, but want to get a definitive answer.
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0answers
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No residence proof , no bank account in UK , how to get Schengen? [duplicate]

I am on ICT tier 2 visa . I dont have any bank account in UK, all my salary and money is in my Indian Account . I live in service apartments provided by my company ,so i dont have any address proof . ...
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0answers
56 views

International driver's permit expired in Spain — what should I do?

I have a US driver's license, and I have an international driver's permit which, I discovered this morning, expired in June. I'm already in Spain, and I understand that here US citizens are ...
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2answers
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Claiming compensation for late service of Eurotunnel

Yesterday I was coming back from France using the Euro Tunnel, and they had substantial delays of about 90 minutes. Hence the question: when is it possible to claim any compensation from them for the ...
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2answers
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Where can I eat sushi with chocolate in it?

In 2012, then Tokyo Governor Shintaro Ishihara said (in Japanese) Westerners practicing judo resembles beasts fighting. Internationalized judo has lost its appeal. In Brazil they put ...
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0answers
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Do I need a transit visa through Geneva [on hold]

I want to book an air ticket that changes planes in Geneva. I am going to Canada with a Canadian visa. Do I need a transit visa?
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1answer
10 views

Boating in Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu

I am planning visiting Kanyakumari in Tamilnadu,India. I have planned to go boating on the seas there. I really want to know about the boating services available in the locality with timings and fare. ...
2
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1answer
67 views

UK General Visa Refused, how long till I Reapply

I am a peruvian who has a permanent resident in Australia and live in Sydney (27 years), I wanted to travel to the UK and visit some friends, i applied online but my application got refused. I put a ...
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1answer
63 views

Which mazes in Europe are worth visiting with children? [on hold]

I recently saw a maize maze near my home town in the East Midlands, UK. However, the functionality was fairly basic. The children loved it though so I wanted to explore other maze options across ...
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0answers
18 views

if temporary driving licese got expired, is it possible to extend? [duplicate]

My Temporary driving license got expired few days back. Is it possible to extend the temporary license to drive the vehicles without anyone who has the valid california Driving license.
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1answer
43 views

Staying in the USA after the expiry of my waiver [on hold]

My waiver will expire on the 31 December 2014. Do I need a waiver all the time I am in the USA? I plan to enter the USA on the 30 December and leave on the 16 January.
23
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3answers
3k views

What happens when you book a flight to a country you don't have a visa for?

I'm a travel newbie but I do want to travel to a lot of places. It seems that I could book flights to where ever I want to go, but some countries have visa requirements. What happens if you do get a ...
1
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0answers
32 views

Can a couple travel to Austria together from day 1 if only one of them gets a job offer there? [on hold]

I have a job offer in Austria and would like to travel with my wife from day 1. Is it possible? Or will she have to wait until I travel and receive my red-white-red before she can apply for a visa?
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1answer
1k views

Same sex marriage in the UK for foreigners on vacation

We are visiting our friends in the UK on vacations and would like to get married while there, but neither of us are citizens of the UK Does the UK allow same sex marriage for two foreigners on ...
0
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2answers
34 views

What's the maximum attainable internet bandwidth in Nha Trang? [on hold]

I am gonna make a long travel (or even permanent movement) to Nha Trang. Being a programmer I plan to continue working for European company remotely, that's why I need as good internet as possible. ...
7
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1answer
104 views

Can I travel by road, from Greece to Italy, with only my Greek identity card?

I will take a trip to Italy by road this September, and as my passport has expired and needs to be renewed, I only use my ID card to travel by plane, but can I use it for road trip also? I will travel ...

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