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In my opinion it would be smarter on your part to subscribe an ad hoc insurance in your home country. I imagine it would be easier to file a claim from the UK with a UK company rather than having to do this over the phone with a French company. To this purpose you should look for European car insurance, which extends the basic insurance cover - the minimum ...


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It looks like you cannot apply for a Schengen visa in London. Among other requirements: To apply for a visa from the French Authorities in London: You must be resident in the UK Your UK residency must have at least 3 months validity after the intended date of departure from the Schengen area. As per the decree 2008-1176 of the 13th ...


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We were delayed by 3 1/2 hours last night! Having read the relevant Ts and Cs (and note that Eurotunnel is not governed by either the air or train regulators for delay claims), you can only claim expenses if you are forced to stay in a hotel overnight because the trains aren't running till the next morning.


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No, you cannot. Apart from very specific circumstances, visas must be obtained in advance from your country of usual residence.


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The rules are laid out in article 5 of the Schengen Visa Code: The Member State competent for examining and deciding on an application for a uniform visa shall be: (a) the Member State whose territory constitutes the sole destination of the visit(s); (b) if the visit includes more than one destination, the Member State whose territory ...


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Having a Schengen visa only gives the right to travel , not to reside in another Schengen country. Even EU citizens have to request a residence visa for any country other than their own after 3 months , and this will only be given if the person can prove being able to support themselves through having a job or pension . And the person will also have to ...


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While the answer from a Parisian is probably 'all over' or 'my local patisserie', for those among us who aren't locals, Pierre Hermé (72 Rue Bonaparte, 75006 Paris, France) is probably a good place to start. However, they tend to use it as part of other desserts, like their Gateau: Dacquoise biscuit with crunchy hazelnuts, hazelnut crisp, thin wafers ...


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Except some very specific documents (like those issued to people who applied for asylum so that they can wait for a decision), almost all visas or residence permit from Schengen area countries (which includes Belgium, France, and Germany) allow the holder to enter all other countries in the area. Concretely, you will need to apply for a German short-stay ...


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There is indeed an android Voyages SNCF app, you can import existing tickets in it ! https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.vsct.vsc.mobile.horaireetresa.android&hl=fr_FR


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Print a Reminder at the Yellow SNCF Self-service Machines You should be able to print an e-ticket reminder using one of the SNCF self-service machines (the yellow ones) you can find in most stations. All you need is the card you used to book/purchase the ticket. This SNCF documentation page (in French) explains how. Here is the equivalent page in English, ...



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