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Most people from countries that used to get visa on arrival in Turkey now have to apply for an e-visa and are advised to do so before traveling. This site has the information on the e-visa and who can apply. And this page has the information what kind of visa Australians need to have. Australia: Ordinary and official passport holders are required to ...


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According to the webpage of Turkish Ministry of Foreign affairs "As of April 17, 2013, electronic visa (e-Visa) replaces “sticker visa” which was issued at the border crossings. Applicants just need to log on to http://www.evisa.gov.tr, provide the requested information, (after the application is approved) make online payment and download their e-Visa." ...


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I travelled with Buses between most of the big cities in the north-west and south, no experience with the "wild" east. A lot of people are curious and will ask you where you are from what you are doing in Turkey, where you are going and if you love Turkey. Even if you have not asked for it, they will give you travel advices. They will test there foreign ...


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According to this site indeed scuba diving in Turkey is heavily regulated. There's an organisation called TSSF which defines rules and regulations for scuba diving. According to the linked site, the limit for > 18yo CMAS 2* and above is indeed 30m: Here a short summary of what is of interest for everybody. Foreigners are not allowed to dive in ...


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I am assuming you have schengen visa and also visa to enter Georgia. I don't think you need transit visa at istanbul airport, if you are just changing planes. To answer to your question whether you need transit visa in Istanbul: http://www.mfa.gov.tr/frequently-asked-questions.en.mfa Its says there: Question: I will be flying to Europe. I know that ...


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This is not rocket science: It's ample for getting from one end to the other. It's not if you have to use public transport and also want to be a tourist. But, it's easily doable. Long distance bus transport is very good in Turkey.


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Kars has quite a harsh climate. In November and December the driving conditions are not the best in that area. Moreover, if you don't want to freeze your balls off, think twice before considering options that involve walking, hitchhiking or waiting for buses or taxis in the middle of nowhere. From Kars there is a bus to Hopa, on the shores of the Black ...


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If you consider not the shortest route you can look at Rome2Rio there is a multi-hop bus route to Batumi. And if it's not particularly urgent: look at the Kartsakhi crossing answers


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Yes, you will need a visa. Turkey doesn't seem to care about your status in Georgia. Just in case you happen to have a visa from a Schengen country or an OECD country, you can use their e-Visa system which seems to be a quicker way to go about it. India: Diplomatic passport holders are exempt from visa for their travels to Turkey up to 90 days. ...


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If you go through the application for the Turkish E Visa you will get to the prerequisites page. So if you hold a Schengen visa or an OECD country visa you are eligible to have one. Romania as of this time is not a party to either one of these agreements so to get a eVisa you will need to have a visa for another country that is a party to one of these ...


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We have rented a Wifi modem from a company called Iugo (www.iugo.travel) at Istanbul Ataturk airport. During our visit in Istanbul, we connected our 3 phones to that device and used internet. It was fast and had unlimited internet. We paid total of 29 Euro per 5 days. Also at the airport there are 3 GSM company shops, Turkcell, Avea and Vodafone. There are ...



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