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Turkish police does not have a page for wanted people, so no online resources by the Turkish government. The only online resource which might give you this information is the interpol, Turkey is a member of interpol and they should send information about wanted people to the interpol, especially those who do not reside in Turkey. Interpol has a page for ...


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You can't predict the future, but you can always get a good expectation out of historical data. Hence, I suggest flightstats.com, it lets you know the on time performance for an airline and/or a specific flight for that airline based on real historical data for a given time, something like: Then, you can simply have a good estimate of the chance of not ...


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I recently returned from Taiwan, and was there for the election period. I visited many areas of the country, from very small towns to Taipei. The small- to medium-size towns were the most interesting in terms of the elections, because even if you're accustomed to democracy and voting, you have probably never seen it done this way. Small storefronts or ...


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You can use Hostelz.com to search by either dorm beds or private rooms (in fact, you have to choose one or the other, it always searches dorm beds and private rooms separately). It's also possible to filter by room/bed type on Hostelworld (I think that feature was added recently), but it still isn't possible on some of the other hostel booking websites. ...


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One such site is http://www.flightaware.com - type in the airline and the flight number into the "Airline Flight Tracker" box on the left-hand side of the page and press enter. On the result page, your information is in the section "Activity log". Note that on different days, the planned departure and arrival times for your flight may be different, so ...


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I actually find that on booking.com, when you do a search, you can choose between: hotels hostels apartments guesthouses b&bs vacation rentals So as long as you check that, it'll search a variety of hostels as well. However, personally I still find: hostelbookers.com hostelworld.com hihostels.com are the main three that find anything worth ...


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Unfortunately, no. Airbnb doesn't offer that kind of functionality on their site, but the bigger issue is that they won't allow anyone else to do it either. Why isn't it possible? The reason is that AirBnb is keeping their system tightly closed as isn't providing an "API", which is what other websites need to be able to work with AirBnb to develop ...


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Hostelz.com is the metasearch engine for hostels. It combines information from Hostelworld, Hostelbookers, Hostels.com, Gomio, Hostelsclub, Priceline, and HI Hostels and lets you search for available beds and compare prices from all of the booking sites at once, and also shows you how the hostels are rated in each of the sites. It also lists hostels that ...


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The Bulgaria automobile club has a great website showing which roads are open and which roads are closed. The only problem is that website in available only on Bulgarian, but it's possible to understand the information: The first section is about the highways (Автомагистрали) - their names begin with AM. The second section is about the passes (Проходи) - ...


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This are actually 2 questions. Travelling by truck is possible. Just check some hitchhikers' blogs or meet them personally. Many truck drivers are bored and want to talk a bit or want to earn some extra and don't mind taking some passengers. Is it safe? If it wasn't, you wouldn't met many people doing that. It's the matter of trust and the ability to ...


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In most cases, this is not possible. The issue is that carrying a paying passenger like a taxi requires a different license and insurance. For private cars, this can be circumvented in many cases by using the car as a "rental with driver" as you can see on many airports (non-taxi limousines) which are not allowed to pick up passengers on the road but need to ...


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While it won't show ports or limits or tell you much more about the cafe (for now), you can see locations and speeds using Instabridge. It shows a map around you with available wifi, the location (eg name of cafe) and the tested speed of the connection. I've found it a handy quick resource for finding a cafe nearby.


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Of course! There's the Coworking Wiki! And if you'd like a simple directory, they have a Coworking Directory indexed by location, and with a map as well. There's an iPhone app to find coworking places. There's also Sharedesk - which lets you search and book any one of thousands of meeting places world-wide as well.


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You're doing something wrong with the ITA Matrix, it does what you need! If you ask it for fares for See calendar of lowest fares, then it will show you the prices on the calendar screen. You still have to click through to see what flights come in at those prices, but you will see the lowest per-day price! For your case, start out like this: Then when ...


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I cannot answer for Japan, but in Kuwait Google is by no means exact, but it has been fairly close (~5 minutes from my anecdotal calculations) to the actual time it took between destinations. In Kuwait it also accounts for traffic congestion and will tell you how much delay traffic is causing on your commute. It uses a combination of data points. I know ...


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I managed to contact them through their Facebook page. They say: the provided service and checked baggage is the same, no matter which the fare is, as we mentioned earlier, the only difference between fares is the percentage of discount in the fare. So it seems to be "pick your own discount" type of thing. It really is puzzling to me as to why would ...


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I've found the estimates pretty accurate in the USA, to the extent that, when I've taken photographs from the passenger seat on road trips, I can often find out exactly where a photograph was taken based on "Seven minutes ago, I took a photo that randomly included mile marker 123; Google maps thinks seven minutes from there takes you to here; Street View ...


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You could try OpenStreetMaps (OSM). I don't know if it is accurate (Haven't been to Iceland yet :( ), but it has a node for Hellulaug. OSM is a wiki, so the accuracy of the maps provided are depending on the region. Where I live I fully rely an OSM above Google Maps, since it is simply more accurate. Road improvements are typically updated with in a week. ...


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Good, but not perfect. Any planning tool can only give you estimates based on past experience, but predicting the future is by nature fraught with risk. For reasons explained below in detail, Google Maps is currently less accurate for this route in particular and Japan in general than it would be for, say, the SF Bay Area in the US. As Mark points out, ...


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I've found (anecdotally) that initially in London, the walking times were way too slow - I was beating the times regularly. Then I moved to Vancouver and found them too fast. I'm a quick walker, so wasn't sure what was happening. I eventually figured it was down to knowledge. I 'knew' London far better, and even though I might be using a map, I could ...


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The answer strongly depends on your country of residence, because usually insurance policies are limited to residents. There are a couple resources in the UK, my favourite is: http://www.moneysavingexpert.com/insurance/cheap-travel-insurance



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