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Expat for last 10 years and counting.


Jan
23
comment Advantages of traveling from Lima to Cusco by bus vs. plane?
@Karlson: Isn't it? Why would you spend 42 hours on the road? Especially given that these are one of most dangerous roads of the world.
Jan
23
revised Advantages of traveling from Lima to Cusco by bus vs. plane?
linking to English page instead of Spanish one
Jan
23
answered Advantages of traveling from Lima to Cusco by bus vs. plane?
Jan
21
comment Do all German airports lack free wifi?
AFAIK, the main reason is the legal issues with open WiFi in Germany. msnbc.msn.com/id/37107291/ns/technology_and_science-security
Jan
16
comment Why is public transport from/to the airport so expensive?
Few counterexamples: Schiphol→Amsterdam - normal train service, no extras; Okecie→Warsaw - regular city bus, no extras; Barajas→Madrid - 1 euro extra for metro;
Jan
8
comment Software, Apps, Online Planner for planning backup route
I've been using Google Maps Navigation on Android, and I'm under impression that they do update ETA, but seems that they do not re-route in reaction to changing traffic. Correct me if I'm wrong.
Jan
8
comment Is Visa's Emergency Cash Disbursement reliable?
@HaLaBi: the situation used to be the same either way. It's nice to know that now operators got it sorted out.
Jan
7
comment Is Visa's Emergency Cash Disbursement reliable?
Ok, must be some recent peering agreements with operators. My experience was more like described here: pprune.org/non-airline-transport-stuff/…
Jan
7
revised Getting between Brussels Midi station and Brussels Airport?
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Jan
7
revised Getting between Brussels Midi station and Brussels Airport?
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Jan
7
comment Are taxes included in fuel prices?
btw. are turbodiesels an option in US?
Jan
7
answered Getting between Brussels Midi station and Brussels Airport?
Jan
7
comment Is Visa's Emergency Cash Disbursement reliable?
you cannot call 1-800 numbers from abroad (same goes for 0-800 numbers in Europe).
Jan
7
comment Is Visa's Emergency Cash Disbursement reliable?
So it's global customer care with a phone number that will only work in USA?
Jan
6
comment Are there hotels where children are not allowed?
Searching for resorts in Baleares, I've encountered quite a few adult-only, no children allowed. Not any particular chain though.
Jan
6
comment Why are you now required NOT to smile in passport photos?
Rules for biometric photos are that mouth may not be open.
Jan
2
awarded  Enlightened
Jan
2
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
1
revised Should I change most of my money in my home country or in the destination country?
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Dec
27
answered Fly to France from UK with no passport?