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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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reviewed Close What happens if my credit card expires and I am entitled to receive money back for a canceled trip?
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revised How are you transporting the minimum number of golf clubs while travelling?
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revised Where might I find the best rates to exchange money in Glasgow?
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comment How can a visa rejection affect my future travel plans?
Well, sometimes ;) Some countries will note where you've been and hold it against you (eg if you have an Israel stamp). The joys of travel ;)
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revised How can a visa rejection affect my future travel plans?
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answered How can a visa rejection affect my future travel plans?
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reviewed No Action Needed Using a multiple-entry business Schengen visa for tourism
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comment When is a good time to visit Fethiye (Turkey) to see spring flowers and have good weather?
@IanRingrose ah well, fortunately spring comes every year, so hopefully things settle down.
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revised Extended stay on Isla Roatan
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comment UK Visa refusal - what to do next?
@GayotFow ah cool. I'll defer to your knowledge then, if you're able to answer, once they've clarified citizenship etc (although I expect it's Nigerian, from the sounds of it)
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answered How are you transporting the minimum number of golf clubs while travelling?
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comment How are you transporting the minimum number of golf clubs while travelling?
@BurhanKhalid a lot of people really get used to their clubs, and don't want to rent a set.
Nov
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comment UK Visa refusal - what to do next?
Would you not just send the appeal back to the department that rejected it?
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reviewed Reviewed UK Visa refusal - what to do next?
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comment UK Visa refusal - what to do next?
What's your citizenship? What visa were you applying for, specifically?
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revised How far can one go from Addis Ababa without needing prevention medication for Malaria?
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answered When is a good time to visit Fethiye (Turkey) to see spring flowers and have good weather?
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revised Are prepaid credit cards widely accepted in Gran Canaria?
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revised Driving from Marrakech to Merzouga for camel tour
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