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Follow me at @marksmayo on twitter!

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

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

Kiwi travelling addict, 65+ 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, Tajikistan, Tonga, Transkei, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Wales, Zambia, Zimbabwe



Jul
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comment Are there any tours into North Korea that depart from Japan or South Korea?
Nah, I'd found one of the DMZ tours too, but it's not really NK, it's like a shared area. I ideally want to get to Pyongyang.
Jul
16
asked Are there any tours into North Korea that depart from Japan or South Korea?
Jul
16
reviewed No Action Needed Flying to Japan from Canada in mid-September, best time to buy?
Jul
16
reviewed Close Do i need a transit visa through London from India to Toronto
Jul
16
reviewed No Action Needed Finding a quiet hotel in Madrid
Jul
16
comment What items are forbidden to take when traveling to the US that would be OK in most other countries?
@LessPop_MoreFizz indeed, a valid point, although even the uncharged devices example the OP gives is a TSA-only restriction, and he specifically asks about TSA security..
Jul
16
answered Where can I find the most comprehensive resource regarding hostels?
Jul
16
reviewed Leave Open Electronic medical devices through British airport security
Jul
16
reviewed Leave Open My lost credit card was used to book a hotel room in my name
Jul
16
reviewed Close Looking for a zen place in the Thailand/Cambodia/Vietnam Area where i can be incredibly productive
Jul
16
reviewed Reviewed How to cache the live prices from GDS
Jul
16
comment How to cache the live prices from GDS
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about software / app development, not a travel problem
Jul
16
reviewed Close Going to canada through Geneva transit visa
Jul
16
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Can I carry an iPhone, iPod, iPad, laptop, and smartphone while travelling from the US to India?
Jul
16
answered What items are forbidden to take when traveling to the US that would be OK in most other countries?
Jul
16
comment What items are forbidden to take when traveling to the US that would be OK in most other countries?
I think this is too broad to ask for all the different items, a valid answer is basically going to just link to the TSA list...
Jul
15
reviewed Delete Is it safe to take a road trip going through Northern Mexico? What precautions should I take?
Jul
15
comment Is it safe to take a road trip going through Northern Mexico? What precautions should I take?
This does not provide an answer to the question. To critique or request clarification from an author, leave a comment below their post - you can always comment on your own posts, and once you have sufficient reputation you will be able to comment on any post.
Jul
15
revised My lost credit card was used to book a hotel room in my name
added 13 characters in body; edited title
Jul
15
reviewed Leave Open How to get a British passport stamp?