1

I'm trying to prove that I was a tourist in Kenya on two six month tourist visas in 2006/7, but don't have any records for it. The visa stamps would be in an old passport that I no longer have, and the email address I used for the flights is closed.

Any ideas on how I can prove I was there? I need this so I can request a police check for immigration purposes to Canada.

Thank you

closed as off-topic by JonathanReez Oct 21 '17 at 9:55

This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason:

If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

  • 1
    A lesson to be learned, don't throwaway expired passports. You can try contacting the airline, they maybe able to research your old flights for a fee. You can try contacting the Kenyan government, they maybe be able to research your old immigration records for a fee. But otherwise there is no other source of records. – user13044 Sep 25 '17 at 7:20
  • Old frequent flyer account statements maybe, if the website goes back that far and that's acceptable proof to the authorities. – Zach Lipton Sep 25 '17 at 7:37
  • 1
    @Tom that's assuming that the OP's government doesn't withdraw expired passports. That's why I make copies of my passports when I renew my passports. – user67108 Sep 25 '17 at 8:12
  • @dda - does France not return expired passports when you renew? – user13044 Sep 25 '17 at 8:16
  • 1
    @dda - all the "gubmits" I have dealt with give them back, so my advice to keep expired passports is still valid, even if your "gubmit" doesn't let you. The US asks to see all old passports when you apply for a visa, so quite a few countries do give back expired passports elsewise they wouldn't bother asking. – user13044 Sep 25 '17 at 9:01

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.