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bio website marksmayo.com
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visits member for 3 years, 4 months
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Follow me at @marksmayo on twitter!

I also compete to find cheap flights on Darjeelin (referral link).

Currently in Sydney, Australia, contracting before my next trip.

Kiwi travelling addict, 67+ countries, living a non-conventional life, fitting in software contracting between travel, festivals, photography and the odd bit of writing.


Have visited : Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Ciskei, Croatia, Czech Republic, Colombia, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mongolia, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, QwaQwa, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tonga, Transkei, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Wales, Zambia, Zimbabwe



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awarded  Good Answer
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reviewed No Action Needed Schengen visa query-place of issue
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Why police didn't even block me once at the airport arrivals?
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awarded  Good Answer
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comment Drive in China with Chinese driver but foreign (own) car?
You realise he's wanting to drive his OWN (ie from home) car, which means he's probably not arriving at the airport, but more likely through a border, say, from Russia or Mongolia?
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reviewed Reviewed Drive in China with Chinese driver but foreign (own) car?
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comment Nordic countries, Sweden and Norway, similar top buildings colors
@JoeBlow these weren't exactly built in the modern economy...they're old.
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awarded  Notable Question
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comment If a passenger damages another passenger's property (accidentally) on a flight, who is responsible?
@jwenting aha, but who's travel insurance should cover it - yours, or that of the passenger who reclines? ;)
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reviewed Looks OK How to find a truck mechanic while traveling in New Zealand
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comment How to find a truck mechanic while traveling in New Zealand
Probably best as a comment, but as a new user he can't comment. @mindcorrosive?
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comment What's the best way to signal that I'd prefer to be served in English?
@jwenting (shudders) ;)
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comment Per-route on-time performance for VIA rail
It mentions total ontime performance was 82% for the year, and shows the prior 3 years. Not per route tho :/
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comment Per-route on-time performance for VIA rail
just went hunting for this again, stumbled on the same overall reports for 2013 :/ Will keep trying.
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answered Nordic countries, Sweden and Norway, similar top buildings colors
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reviewed No Action Needed Cross-country landmarks/tourist spots near I-40
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revised What's the best way to signal that I'd prefer to be served in English?
grammar typo
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comment 90 Day Visa Question for ESTA
Including if she flies via the US to return home :(
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answered What's the best way to signal that I'd prefer to be served in English?