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How would the Customs procedure differ for a VWP-ineligible British tourist entering the US by land from Canada vs. by air from the UK?

I am a British citizen by birth and I have just found out that my great-grandmother is very ill in hospital. She is an American citizen by birth and has lived there for most of her life. I also have ...
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Why aren’t airplane aisles wider?

On US mainland flights, most planes are single aisle. Having taken plenty of these flights, I’m confused by the very limited width of the plane aisle. During boarding, if anyone stops (to stow their ...
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Entering and exiting 2 different foreign passports - HELP! [duplicate]

I am a UK national citizen and I am travelling for 5 months through Myanmar, India and finally Indonesia. I have 2 valid passports - an Irish and a UK passport. I have my Myanmar and India visa on my ...
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Can I travel on a passport that found after reporting it to the police as lost?

My girlfriend and I are supposed to travel from Paris to London on Friday and come back a few days later. My girlfriend lost her passport in August and declared it to the French police. She found it ...
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ESTA denied. Can I enter through Canada? [duplicate]

I'm a British citizen currently on an exchange semester in Montreal. I entered Canada through an eta which was approved immediately without any issues. I wanted to visit the US during my stay here so ...
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Travelling from DEL - YVR - LAX on Air Canada. I have a 1 hour 40 min layover. Enough Time? Pre-clearance?

The flight lands at YVR 07:00 and takes off at 08:40. Do I need to take my check-in baggage out, go through pre-clearance and, check it back in? If so, would there be enough time? Would welcome any ...
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Can I vist USA and come back to Canada with expired Canadian visa?

I am currently in Canada with work permit. My work requires me to visit US frequently and I have been there multiple times. Recently my Canadian Visa has expired I need to visit US again. Can I visit ...
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hotel asks for credit card and passport through mail for restaurant reservation

I have made a booking at a hotel in an east Asian country for the new years period. The booking was done through a 3rd party website. The payment will be fulfilled on the first day of arrival through ...
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Can I get a new U.S. passport sent to a U.S. consulate overseas after leaving the US with a different passport (dual citizenship)?

My child has dual US and German citizenship, we live in the US. Her US passport expired, the German one is still valid. Her new passport might not be ready in time for our travel plans. Judging from ...
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Using Modern Standard Arabic in Arabic-speaking countries

There are a lot of Arabic-speaking countries each with its own variety of an Arabic dialect with a Modern Standard Arabic (MSA or "fusha") being the language of the media and official speech, and ...
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Transfer from LGA to JFK with a stop in Manhattan

I have a layover on a Sunday from 9:00 am to about 5:30 pm (first leg is a domestic flight with AA arriving to LGA, second leg is an international flight with Finnair departing from JFK). So I'll have ...
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When traveling to Venezuela, what currency should I carry with me

I am planning a trip to Venezuela, but I don't know what kind of currency I should carry with me. Can I take US Dollars? Do I have to exchange my money to Venezuelan bolivars? I see a lot of posts ...
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EEA Family Permit to UK: No appointments are currently available for this location

My Austrian husband and I will be travelling to the UK in April 2019 so I've applied for the EEA (just like before). I can't really wait with my application till January (3 months until the trip) ...
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Hard Brexit and travel for UK citizens into Schengen countries in 2019

I am a British citizen and US permanent resident. I rarely need visas. However, I am considering a Mediterranean cruise in the spring or summer of 2019. Unlike British politicians, I like to plan ...
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Error in SSR CKIN command?

Recently flew with UIA on a two-leg itinerary and asked them via Facebook to insert an SSR CKIN note for the first leg about me being "Docs OK" at the transit airport. They put in the following: ...
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How to lift a lifetime ban from Canada due to marijuana?

My husband was "banned for life" for entry into Canada for having marijuana on him back in the 90's. We had completely forgotten about this when we traveled to Toronto some years back, but were ...
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Carrying a rabbit from France to Austria

I want to travel by plane From Paris to Vienna. And I'll bring my pet rabbit (Netherland dwarf) with me. But I find little information about regulation for transporting rabbits. Official site ...
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Can I travel to US for a week business trip with a Valid H1B visa. I didn't travel to US anytime till now [on hold]

I have a valid Visa which is stamped but didn't go to US till now with it. My question is can I travel to US for just a week with this? My intention is just to enter US and come back before it expires ...
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FlightMapper.net not updated anymore

FlightMapper.net is a great tool I used over the years to find alternative routes for my travels, however it seems like it is not being updated for a while. None of the flight paths since October nor ...
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UK visa application: How to declare shareholding and dividend?

I am applying for a UK standard visitor visa from Pakistan. My wife is a British citizen who moved here permanently earlier this year and we both work and live here full-time. We are planning on ...
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Schengen Question [duplicate]

I have a question about the 90/180 rule. I am an American, I have a vacation apartment in Paris. I have seen many explanations on the 90/180 rule, some are very confusing. Is the rule basically 90 ...
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Boarding groups for Turkish Airlines - What if I miss mine?

I will be flying Turkish Airlines for the first time in January and it will also be my first time at such a huge airport. I have about 1h 40m layover time which I hope will be enough for me to get off ...
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Do I have to hide anything related to the swastika while travelling to the USA?

Swastika is religious symbol in India and many countries don't find it offensive but due to Nazi connections, will a traveler will get in trouble if he carries anything with the swastika symbol in the ...
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Germany Embassy Appointment [on hold]

Please I miss the appointment I book with the German embassy, how long will it take me to book for another one M I have been trying but my passport number is block. Thanks
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Does my visa name have to match my name on my passport to enter the US [duplicate]

I recently just obtained my visa to enter the US. I'm a Mexican with a Mexican passport. My name on my passport is as follows: First Name: Maria Second Name: de Lourdes. My name on my visa is: First ...
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Moving to England advice - EU husband, Aussie wife, US child :) [migrated]

Just looking for a little clarity, as the internet has us a tad confused. Thanks in advance :) We are a family currently living in the US (both green card holders). I'm an Australian passport holder. ...
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1answer
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What should I do with an old NEXUS card?

I have a NEXUS card that is no longer up-to-date. Canada says they must be destroyed If you are issued a new card, your previous card must be destroyed as it will no longer be valid. How should ...
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2answers
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Why my debit cards are treated as credit cards in several Latin American countries?

I have several Visa and Mastercard debit cards, each associated with a current account of a British bank. Even though my cards are debit cards, in several countries I have checked they are treated as ...
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How can the wife of a UK expat get a an A10 residency card to visit the UK

I'm a UK citizen, who currently resides in Ecuador, with my bolvian wife and dual nationality kids. We want to visit Europe this summer. As I understand it, if my wife holds an A10 residency card, ...
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Do I need a transit visa in UK if I don't meet the exemption criteria for my returning trip (yet)? [duplicate]

I'm travelling to China from US and will be transiting at LHR. Here's my situation: I booked a round trip (virgin atlantic) from US to China flying on 12/23/2018 and returning 1/4/2019. By 12/23, ...
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What is the Schengen visa type for Academic staff training/Teaching?

I am travelling to Spain for university training/teaching purpose for 5 days and I need to know what is the visa type I should choose from the following options: Business, Sports, Cultural, Other, ...
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Should I put toilet paper in airplane toilets?

During a recent international flight my 4 year old daughter informed me that I shouldn't put toilet paper in the toilet but should instead use the bin provided. My gut told me she was wrong, however ...
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Pakistani Sim on roaming in UK some questions?

I wanted to ask that if you use a pakistani sim on roaming in UK And call a UK number from that Pakistani Sim roaming number what does it show on the UK mubile number that the person is calling from ...
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How to avoid staying in hotels with cockroaches in Costa Rica? [on hold]

I lived in various tropical cities. Some in developed countries, some not. In some cities, even some developed cities, it's almost impossible to find a place to stay that is cockroach free. I admit I ...
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Compensation for Delayed Train Due to London Underground Issue

My question is quite specific, and I hope it's on topic here because I'm really unsure where to ask it! If it isn't on topic, as well as marking it as such I would ask that you please help me out by ...
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Sponsorship Letter for UK Student Visa

I am new to this and have never had to write a sponsorship letter before. In doing so, what are the implications of such a letter? What financial liabilities would I be in risk for secondary to ...
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passport cover came off [duplicate]

I study in Armenia, during summer vacation I went to homeland India that time my passport cover came off fully after that I pasted my passport with feviquick , I didn’t know that this comes in damaged ...
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Can I travel to India if a page of my passport is torn / damaged? [duplicate]

Can I travel to India if a page of my passport is torn / damaged ? Rest all the pages are fine . I am travelling to India next week can I change it there or will i have an immigration issue.
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Visa application forms children- I have 2 passports and living in a 3rd country

So a complex situation - I was born in South Africa and am living in the USA on a 3 year US visa. Our visas for the USA are in our SA Passports. I am applying for a visa for my kids to travel with me ...
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Can a seafarer depart a country with only seaman passport? [duplicate]

I am quite confused about the difference of national passport and seaman passport.. in case a seafarer his passport already expired or will be expiring soon, can he travel with his seaman passport ...
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Can I board a UK train I am booked on half way with a mobile, advanced ticket? [duplicate]

I have a ticket from Southampton to Manchester in the next month or so. Its a non-refundable Single Advance ticket but due to circumstances out of my control, I won't be in Southhampton on the date - ...
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UK border inquiry [on hold]

Can anybody can advise me what to do? I have been four months visa in the UK and I want to visit Paris for three days for a tour: is it a good idea? Can I still come back to UK after my visit to Paris?...
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Transit visa from Russia to Kyrgyzstan

I am a Swedish citizen traveling to Kyrgyzstan via Russia. Do I need a transit visa while waiting for my flight iin 24 hours?
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Changing employers during the application

I have a question regarding the past employer section and would really thankful if anyone could provide me with an answer. Currently I am employed at a company A but I am starting a new job on the ...
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Where to go in Sapa Vietnam? [on hold]

I am planning go to Sapa, the northern of Vietnam, so I would love to hear someone who has been there, tell me what should I do, where I should visit there. Thank you so much!
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Can I take my infant (US citizen) with me to a US visa interview?

I and my wife will be attending a L1a / L2 visa interview(extension) in Chennai next week. We have a 1 year old who was born in US and hence a citizen. Can we take her to the consulate? We don't ...
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A phone setup for frequent international travel

I'm currently travelling a lot between two countries (Denmark and Australia), and I might be adding a third country to that list (Netherlands). I'm servicing clients in all these countries. And they ...
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Ticket for Mont des Arts (Kunstberg)

I am searching for ticket price for entering Mont des Arts (Kunstberg) in Brussels. Does anyone know how much it costs to enter the flower garden? I would like to just enter the garden, without ...
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Empty page in passport between stamps

The immigration officer here in Dubai inconsiderately left a whole empty page between my last stamp and the UAE stamp. Does this waste the page or will other immigration officers still stamp in ...
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Arrested after UK visa application

I was arrested and charged with petty larceny (shoplifting) recently after filing a visa application a month ago. My application is still pending decision. My biometrics was taken in US a month ago. ...

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