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comment Why do Indian citizens need many visas?
Because a lot of nationalities need an expensive visa to enter India. Payback time!
2d
comment Once vaccinated for Hep A, can I enjoy ice cubes without worry?
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Jul
29
comment I had booked a ticket and it was not confirmed(still on waiting list), will i get refund of that ticket ? if yes, how much?
@user18851 There is a lot of information missing. Please add this information and then flag for reopen.
Jul
29
comment Is it usual to leave luggage out in the rain at an airport?
They just said that they're sorry and they will try to avoid it in future.
Jul
29
comment Is it usual to leave luggage out in the rain at an airport?
Unfortunately this seems to be at least not unusual. My backpack was once on the top of a luggage truck and right before it could be loaded into the aircraft, they had to stop, since a major thunderstorm hit Buenos Aires. We had to wait at the airport for a couple of hours and my luggage was still out there. When I finally got it back a 13 hours flight later, everything in my backpack was socking wet. I was really pissed off and complained about it.
Jul
23
comment Is it possible to buy the ticket on board in German train?
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Jul
13
comment Where is this picture taken from (in Taiwan)?
So what's the problem? It seems that TinEye is better in this case than Google.
Jul
11
comment Websites to buy complex air tickets
How does this answer the question? I can't find a way to search for more than two places.
Jul
7
comment How much time should I allow for getting a Swiss Railways “Junior Travelcard” at Zurich Airport?
That's very difficult to answer. If seen queues there that looked insane, but on other times, the counters were almost deserted.
Jul
4
comment Can customs problems cause SSSS to be printed on boarding pass afterwards?
Questions that happen to have the same answers are not duplicates: meta.travel.stackexchange.com/questions/698/…
Jul
4
comment What is the difference between “Country of Issue” and “Country of Citizenship” of a passport?
Once again I removed almost all comments. Please remember that comments are not here for extensive discussions. Take this to the Travel Chat.
Jul
2
comment What is the difference between “Country of Issue” and “Country of Citizenship” of a passport?
I removed all other comments. Remember that extended discussion in the comments should be avoided. Use the chat for that.
Jul
1
comment Is “Flying Return” the only available loyalty program for Air India?
I just got an Email from Air India that they have joined Star Alliance. So it seems to be a fact know.
Jun
28
comment Hiking trip without car in Central Europe?
What kind of hiking are you interested in? Mountains or shouldn't their be a lot of altitude differences? What do you want to see? Glaciers? Lakes? Villages? Cities? Castles?
Jun
10
comment Is it legal to drink your own alcohol onboard a plane over international waters?
@nl-x I know. What made you think that I might have missed that?
Jun
10
comment Is it legal to drink your own alcohol onboard a plane over international waters?
@AdityaSomani Yes, it was a domestic flight. I thought it's because of religious reasons or things like that.
Jun
10
comment Is it legal to drink your own alcohol onboard a plane over international waters?
Strange, that's the first time I even hear that you might not be allowed to do so. Obviously, if the airline does not permit to drink alcohol on their flights, e.g. Air India, then you shouldn't do that. But other airlines, e.g. Swiss even gives you alcohol for free on their flights, so then I should be able to also bring my own alcohol. At least I always thought that way.
Jun
9
comment Quickest way from Istanbul to Krakow
What about flying to Vienna and then rent a car and drive to Krakow?
Jun
1
comment Can I see Lebanon from Cyprus?
[this is the second part of Guest01's comment] However, Cape Greco is too far at just over 200Km. That said, the Karpaz Peninsula is only 128Km from Kel Dag and therefore well within visible range. If this is Kel Dag/Jabal Aqraa, the photo must have been taken from the Karpaz Peninsula. And if you look closely you can also make out a lower range just to the right (South), which is within Syria. So, based on the assumptions above, it looks like you can see Syria from Cyprus.
May
28
comment How many laptops can I take on an international flight from the US to Europe?
I removed the hint about the illegal activity. This is not allowed on Travel SE.