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Mar
13
comment What happens if I have checked-in bags and decide not to board my connecting flight on return?
@user606723 My source is passing through US immigration and customs several dozen times in the past few years. That's definitely how it works.
Mar
13
comment What happens if I have checked-in bags and decide not to board my connecting flight on return?
THIS IS NOT A DUPLICATE of the question listed. That question refers to a domestic flight. This is an international flight feeding into a domestic flight, where the passenger is considering leaving the itinerary at the international connection point. This gives a very different answer.
Mar
13
comment What happens if I have checked-in bags and decide not to board my connecting flight on return?
Sorry, but this is incorrect. As DTW is the point of entry into the US the bags will be unloaded anyway, and it will be the responsibility of the passenger to collect them and take them through customs.
Mar
12
answered Finnair power sockets
Mar
11
answered On-site rental cars at San Juan airport (SJU)
Mar
9
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Mar
9
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Mar
9
comment For countries that issue e-visas, do any also take up a full page of your passport when you arrive?
@AnkurBanerjee I still haven't seen any (official!) use of the term "E-visa" to refer to pre-authorization for a foil being provided on arrival. Vietnam isn't. Cambodia doesn't appear to be.
Mar
9
comment For countries that issue e-visas, do any also take up a full page of your passport when you arrive?
Probably, but the "ECR" being discussed there is NOT related to the visa. It's something put into Indian passports by the Indian government - not by the country that the person is visiting.
Mar
9
comment For countries that issue e-visas, do any also take up a full page of your passport when you arrive?
Vietnam do not do "E-visas". They do have a form of pre-approved Visa-On-Arrival that is often referred to as an e-visa - normally by visa processing companies attempting to rip people off! The new Cambodian visa, despite being referred to as an "E-visa" appears to be a print-at-home visa that is emailed to you, although it's not clear if this needs to be physical stuck in your passport or not.
Mar
9
answered For countries that issue e-visas, do any also take up a full page of your passport when you arrive?
Mar
9
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Mar
9
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Where is this lake?
Mar
8
answered Where is this lake?
Mar
3
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Mar
3
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Mar
2
comment What docs to show if I'm a US citizen with no US passport (but with another non-US passport) to re-enter the US
Search this site for ESTA and you'll find answers to what it is. Officially US citizens must hold a US passport when leaving the US. It's not necessarily enforced, but it is the law.
Mar
2
revised What docs to show if I'm a US citizen with no US passport (but with another non-US passport) to re-enter the US
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Mar
2
comment Maximum cash allowed when travelling to the US
NatWest may offer $1.59 when converting cash, but they will have a different rate for credit/debit card that will be much closer to the official rate. If Thomas Exchange is really offering $1.66 to the GBP then take it as that's a very good rate - but I suspect you'll find that there are fees and charges on top of that (it's too good of a rate to be real!). The "spot" rate for the USD/GBP at the moment is 1.674, and cash exchange is always at least 3-4 percent less.
Mar
2
answered What docs to show if I'm a US citizen with no US passport (but with another non-US passport) to re-enter the US