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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
20
comment Prepaid SIM card for Austrian local calls
Links are good, and I like that site too, but we suggest people include a quote of the details or prices, because if links change or go down, the answer becomes useless :/
Jul
19
reviewed No Action Needed Do I need a transit visa to collect and re-check my luggage at Istanbul Ataturk airport?
Jul
19
reviewed Reviewed Bringing mobile bought in US to india
Jul
19
comment Bringing mobile bought in US to india
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about getting around the law
Jul
19
reviewed No Action Needed Prepaid SIM card for Austrian local calls
Jul
19
reviewed No Action Needed How can I extend my stay within the Schengen area — apply for a second visa?
Jul
19
reviewed No Action Needed Thailand to Myanmar, easiest border crossing
Jul
19
reviewed No Action Needed Sending unaccompanied baggage from Japan to USA
Jul
19
reviewed No Action Needed Do I need a UK transit visa when travelling in the grace period of a J1 visa?
Jul
19
reviewed Looks OK Where is a good landmark to meet a friend in Tallinn, Estonia?
Jul
18
reviewed Leave Open Car insurance for a Canadian car in Mexico crossing the US-Mexico border
Jul
18
awarded  Notable Question
Jul
18
comment Car insurance for a Canadian car in Mexico crossing the US-Mexico border
This would arguably be more on topic on Travel.SE - I'm not sure that it's an expat question, sorry.
Jul
18
reviewed Close Short stay transit visa at Narita Airport, Japan
Jul
18
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Seeking advice on getting a SIM card in Europe primarily for GPS use
Jul
17
reviewed No Action Needed What are the major 'types' of insurance offered with car rental and what does each one mean in practice?
Jul
17
reviewed Reviewed Is my Type “C” Schengen visa sufficient to visit Amsterdam and Switzerland?
Jul
17
reviewed No Action Needed Short stay transit visa at Narita Airport, Japan
Jul
17
reviewed No Action Needed Middle name on ticket and passport but not in system — missed flight
Jul
17
reviewed Leave Open 180 Day Mexican Tourist Visa