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Travelling to Berlin Germany from India and would like to Take My Assembled PC (except monitor) with me

i will soon be travelling on dependant Visa with my wife to Berlin and i would like to take my CPU (assembled PC cabinet with Keyboard and mouse) with me. Is it possible? What kind of problem I will ...
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Where should I get my Covid test (for travel to the UK) in India?

I am travelling from India to the UK on the 21st of January. The UK government has made it mandatory to get a negative Covid test before coming to the UK. Can I get the test done from anywhere or are ...
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When driving from Paraguay to Brazil via Ciudad del Este, with the intent to drive back to Paraguay, does one need to get a stamp at the border?

When driving from Paraguay to Brazil via Ciudad del Este (Puente Internacional de la Amistad aka Friendship Bridge), with the intent to drive back to Paraguay (without going to another country before ...
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Where is this statue? I believe it is in the U.S. - central or northeast [closed]

Looking for the location of this statue that is likely in central or eastern U.S.
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What is the highest road in the world that is accessible by conventional vehicles?

I'm looking to drive up the highest road in the world but I don't have access to any special vehicles. Where can I do so? The exact conditions are: The road must be accessible to civilians, so ...
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EC 261 refund: marketing vs operating carrier

Let's a assume a flight from the US to Europe with two legs: A transatlantic and a short connection inside the EU. The ticket is sold and the transatlantic is operated by the marketing carrier, say ...
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What should be considered when moving temporarily to Saudi Arabia [migrated]

How should an EU-citizen prepare for a temporary internship in Saudi Arabia given the different culture and bureaucracy. Is there a great resource where one can inform themself?
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What city is this on the Apple TV screensaver?

My dad and I saw this video on the Apple TV screensaver Can anyone figure out what city this is? Here is the first still: Things I've noticed: Right side driving, bulb-shaped marina at the beginning, ...
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Does my marriage to an EU citizen give me unlimited freedom of movement within the EU

I am a UK national and my husband is Greek. We have been living in the UK for 15 years then for the last year have let our house and have been travelling around europe spending a month or two in each ...
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How can I tell if a BA flight ticket is fake? [closed]

Is this ticket fake? I’ve tried numerous other things but nothing turned up.
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Charged back flight with Condor back in March and now they're trying to ask for payment. What are my options?

As a follow-up to Can I simply apply for a chargeback on my credit card if my flight was cancelled and I'm unable to reach the airline?, I was contacted by Condor today with the following email: ...
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Where on Big Island can I find beaches that are sheltered from waves?

I'm currently staying in Kona and learned that most beaches around here are very much prone to strong waves, which makes it hard to casually swim around. After a lot of Googling I saw that Anaehoomalu ...
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Can I bring a single shot of live ammunition onto the plane from US to UK as a souvenir?

I’m on holiday in the US and I’m planning on going to shoot some guns at the gun range. As a souvenir, I would like to bring a single shot of ammo (maybe a 9mm or something small) with me to the UK, ...
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Germany inter state traveling

I need to travel to Dresden from India and there is no direct flight. So I will be traveling to Frankfurt airport and will catch a train to Dresden. Is it possible to travel to Dresden and take ...
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Is there any free WiFi network available at the boarding port in Montevideo for the Buquebus boat service between Montevideo and Buenos Aires?

Is there any free Wi-Fi network available at the boarding port in Montevideo (Terminal de Buquebus Montevideo in Puerto de Montevideo) for the Buquebus boat service between Montevideo and Buenos Aires?...
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New visa after overstaying in UK

My partner left the UK after overstaying for 4 months. He is now banned from the Uk for a year. I'm wondering if he can reapply for his new visa before the year ban is complete, so that he can come ...
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Why are world maps cut off? [closed]

I'm afraid that this isn't strictly a travel question, but I scoured the list of StackExchange sites and couldn't find any that seemed more appropriate. When I look at a world map, I always need to ...
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Why does one sometimes have to go through two subsequent security gates at El Alto International Airport (LPB, La Paz, Bolivia)?

I took a flight from El Alto International Airport (LPB, La Paz, Bolivia) to Alejandro Velasco Astete Airport (CUZ, Cusco, Peru), and passengers for this flight (boarding gate R20) were required to go ...
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How is the Hawaii agricultural declaration form supposed to work?

Normally agricultural declarations work somewhat like this: You fill out a form which asks you about fruit/vegetable/meat As you exit customs, there's a customs agent collecting the forms If you ...
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Nexus appointments in Blaine, WA

Is NEXUS enrolment currently working in Blaine, WA? I got a message about conditional approval, but as far as I can tell there are no appointment slots available.
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My Hawaii “Safe Travels” COVID test is still stuck in “Verification in Process”. Is this a problem?

Hawaii now requires people to upload a recent COVID test to their Safe Travels portal to avoid a 10-day quarantine on arrival. I've uploaded mine on schedule, but its still stuck at "Verification ...
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Are airport car rentals always open until the last flight has landed, regardless of the official working hours?

Recently I had a flight to Kona/Hawaii that arrived at 10pm. The local car rentals all appeared to close at 10:30pm and there's now a secondary COVID test in Hawaii that can take up a lot of time, so ...
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Transiting at Montreal airport to other Quebec airports - will I be quarantined in Montreal or at my destination?

I'm a european citizen going to Canada for work. My destination is in Quebec, but there's no direct flight from my city to the destination, i.e. I have to change flight at Montreal airport. I know I ...
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Will I need to register my arrival in Germany when airside transiting through the UK?

In about one month, I will move from my current place of residence back to Germany, my country of citizenship. My flight includes a stopover at London Heathrow airport (I will change planes). ...
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Returning to Vic (Aus) - officials at airport said we needed to get covid tests, airport denies all knowledge. Scam?

So I just got back into Victoria (Avalon airport) yesterday, after a holiday in Queensland (Gold Coast - did not visit Brisbane). When we were in the Gold Coast, we were texted by the government and ...
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Is it possible to transit through Orly Airport with two separate tickets?

I'm Algerian and U.S. Permanent Resident, I have a repatriation flight booking from ORY to Algiers Airport and a Separate ticket from JFK to ORY passing through CASABLANCA Airport (Morrocco), I was ...
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South African Refugee Travel Document

I am trying to apply for visa student for the US, but I will have the South African Refugee Travel Document instead of a regular passport. I am worried that they might not be able to issue a visa for ...
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Are there countries that bar nationals from traveling to certain countries? (Outbound travel ban)

I know that a(n inbound) travel ban based on nationality is normally enforced at the destination. It is most notable that Israelis suffer this kind of ban from most of the Arabic world. Another ...
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Can an Airline board you at departure but refuse boarding for a connecting flight with the same airline and on the same ticket?

Situation: My life partner is a South Africa citizen. We were booked to travel to Switzerland from South Africa with Emirates airlines on the 9th October 2020. According to the travel agents, VFS ...
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Are there any alternatives to the handshake worldwide?

In many Western countries (at least before current events), the handshake dominates as a physical ritual people perform when they meet each other. Are there countries with an alternative physical ...
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Why are lifejackets not provided on some boats? [closed]

I've been on a few boat trips, and I've noticed that lifejackets are not provided for passengers in the event of an emergency on these boats, which sail in waters classed as Category A and B in the UK....
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Cruise ship in the Schengen area: How would the following add up [duplicate]

Given the following cruise scenario, how many days would be counted again a Schengen 90 day count? DAY 1 Southampton UK DAY 2 At Sea DAY 3 Kirkwall, Orkney Islands (UK) DAY 4 Tórshavn Faroe ...
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Where is this place? Windows 10 Wallpaper

Looks like this is a middle east city. I am curious to know where. Windows does not give any info.
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Colombo to Bahamas, transiting through Russia and Cuba, route details - passport only

I'm trying to find a "passport" only route from Sri Lanka to Bahamas (Nassau). I will be planning to spend about 3 months in the Bahamas. We are Sri Lankan nationality, have normal passport, ...
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How can budget OTAs offer prices that are 25% of what the airline charges?

Example https://www.momondo.de/flight-search/BOS-MAD/2021-06-26/2021-07-02/business?sort=bestflight_a Boston <-> Madrid, business, Jun 26 to Jul 2. On Momondo.de this yields a few budget OTAs (...
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Would being denied entry be considered to fall under either Removed or Deported on the US visa application?

Specifically on the DS160 application there is a question that asks "Have you ever been removed or deported from any country?" If someone was denied entry to some other country at a port of ...
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Where is this huge indoor waterfall?

Link to video Given the trains and the shopping mall, I am suspecting an airport ... possibly Singapore, it has been a few years since I lived there, and things change quickly
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Heathrow Airport: Terminal 2 to Terminal 5, can you transit without visa? (conflicting answers)

I'm a Sri Lanka national and traveling to Bahamas. The route is Sri Lanka (Sri Lankan Airlines) to Heathrow (British Airways) to Nassau. Sri Lankan airlines will arrive in Heathrow around 4PM. The ...
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How to handle car insurance when driving a car around Central America?

Assume a French citizen and US legal permanent resident with no special visa, work permit, or residence in Central America, wishing to drive a car around the 7 countries of Central America for 1 or ...
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Has air travel always been safer than sea travel? [closed]

Closely related: Do ships sink nowadays? The first powered, heavier-than-air airplane flight was in 1903. The first death in an airplane crash occurred in 1908. Therefore for the first five years of ...
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EasyJet underseat bag size

In the new policy for easyJet, passengers are only allowed to carry a small underseat cabin bag with the measures 45x36x20. Has anybody actually measured an easyJet bag cage and can share the real ...
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Does having no exit record from the UK on my passport risk my visa application for re entering?

I have fairly some complicated questions that cast doubt on my process of applying for a student visa in the UK. I hope you read till the end to understand my situation and apologize in advance for ...
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What is the name of the island?

What is the island at 2:31 into this YouTube video. I believe I've seen pictures of it before. It looks like a circle with a diameter of about 40 km. I'm curious to learn about the nature of the ...
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Is the bullet train in China typically cheaper than taking a domestic flight?

Is the bullet train in China typically cheaper than taking a domestic flight? (assume the passenger is flying economy) I read some conflicting reports, e.g. https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-...
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Which countries refer to themselves by their shape? [closed]

The French refer to their country as l'Hexagone, as mainland France is approximately hexagonal. What other countries refer to themselves by the shape of their territory?
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Leaving USA with other passport than used for entry [duplicate]

I am a dual citizen of Germany and USA and I will enter the USA soon with my US passport which is set to expire in 2 weeks. I plan on staying there for about 1 month before returning to my country of ...
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Lost and Found (UK Passport)

I previously misplaced my UK passport which I reported lost and the passport was duly cancelled. I have since found the passport. I have two questions: (1) What should I do with the 'lost' passport. ...
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Canada Transit Visa and UK Direct airside visa

Does anyone know when these visas expire after they are issued? Also, can you apply for both at the same time (I know it's different agencies). I'm trying to decide whether to apply now or wait until ...
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Flying from Toronto to Mumbai via Newark

Has anyone recently flown from Toronto to Mumbai via Newark on an itinerary sold by Air Canada during covid (United operates the leg from Newark to Mumbai and air Canada code shares that leg)? Does ...
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Getting married to an EU citizen in the EU on a tourist visa, and staying there [migrated]

I'm an EU citizen living in a different EU country (French citizen in Sweden) and my girlfriend is non-EU (Russian). We are not married and have not cohabited yet. Can we do the following? She comes ...

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