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Questions tagged [children]

Travel with children of all ages from infants to toddlers to teenagers.

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Crossing a border with an infant of a different citizenship

I am a French Citizen, and will be traveling with an infant (6 m.o.) who is an American and a French citizen (she has the dual citizenship). I have a French passport, she has an American passport, she ...
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Russian mom traveling from US to Russian Federation with little kid

Good day, I´m Russian and I live in Ecuador, South America. I´ll be traveling from US to Russian Federation with my Ecuadorian 3 years old kid, but without my husband, please What documents I need to ...
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Missing biometric info from US Passport

My daughter has the US Global Entry but since we have obtained a passport for her as a baby she's missing biometric information. How does one go about getting the passport with the biometric ...
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Lifting a South Africa “undesirable person” ban [closed]

I am not a South African citizen but I grew up there all my life. My whole family are South African citizens but I was born in Ireland but moved to South Africa when I was 6 months old. The home ...
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Change tourist to spouse visa while in the UK [closed]

if one is in the UK on a tourist visa can it be changed while in country, to a family (spouse) visa? The persons spouse is British and has lived in the UK for two years (they both lived abroad ...
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Adding a newborn child to US tourist visa (B1/B2)

My wife and I have a 3 year B1/B2 US visa and we got it before having a child. Now since we have our newborn child, we'd like to travel to US again. So somehow we need to add our child to our visas. ...
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UK Visa with Children

Do my children (10 and 11) need to attend the visa interview at the Embassy; or can I represent them?
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Infant traveling to US with grandparents

My infant (14 months old) is a US citizen with a valid passport. She’s currently in India (with a valid visa) and will be traveling with her grandparents in March (POE - San Francisco). We (parents) ...
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UK marriage visitor visa with children traveling

I am a US citizen and recently got approved for a marriage visitor visa to the UK. I have children who are also US citizens, do I have to apply for a tourist visa for them to enter the UK to travel ...
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Child age for Virgin Atlantic flights

My son was born September 2007. For a flight from India to the USA on Virgin Atlantic, will he be issued a child ticket fare?
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Flying with a lap child on a code shared flight

We are considering booking an international flight through American Airlines that has one of the legs operated by El Al. We also have a 9 months old infant and would like to fly with her on our lap, ...
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Father travelling with child from UK to Canada without Mother

I will be flying to Canada on 08/01/2019 and staying two weeks for a skiing vacation, this includes hotel booking and return flights. I am a UK citizen and so is my 8 year old son. I am divorced from ...
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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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Does my infant child need a US passport to fly to Canada and back?

My wife, daughter and I (all US citizens) are planning to fly to Toronto and back. According to https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-...
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Is it possible to get a US visa as a tourist if you lived in the U.S. illegally as a child? [duplicate]

My parents took me as five month old baby to the U.S. illegally. I lived there until I was 15 years old. It's been been 14 years since I left the U.S. What are they possibility of me getting a tourist ...
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Need to add children to wife's itinerary

My wife booked a multi city ticket that consists of 2 round trips. She wants to now add our kids to one of the round trips. Online, we can't purchase a ticket for 2 minors only. Is there a way to ...
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Does a US baby born in France received the mother's visitor visa benefits?

My wife is in France with her own 1 year long stay visitor's visa. She will give birth to our daughter shortly. When the baby is born will it be subject to the 90 Schengen requirement like any other ...
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Below standard baby crib

Recently, I went to a hotel in Switzerland. I phoned weeks in advance to make sure they had a baby crib for my 5 month baby. They told me “Sure”. When we arrived in the room, the crib was so old and ...
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Two day stay in Hong Kong but need help regarding accomodation with suitable check-in times

I am travelling to India via Hong Kong in December with wife and two children (aged 2 and 5). It's a nine hour flight which reaches HK at 7.00 in the morning. I am having trouble finding a place to ...
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Infant visitor visa

I have a UK tier 4 visa and applied for my 8 month as a dependant but was refused. Can I get my infant to come up on a visitor visa for 6 months?
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infant ticket and award flight

If I book a round-trip infant ticket for a child who is 18 months old on the moment of the trip but becomes 25 months old on the return leg, how fare is calculated? And what about award flights?
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Applying for UK visit visit myself and my daughter. Do I need to supply duplicate supporting documents? [duplicate]

I am applying for a UK visit visa for myself and my 6 year old. Can I submit 1 set of supporting documents or will we need to duplicate this for both applications?
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Do I need official permission to leave Spain for a holiday with my son?

I am a British man living in Spain married to a Spanish woman, our son has both British and Spanish nationality. I plan to go the UK alone with him for a week and wanted to ask about if I'm likely ...
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San Diego: Consolidated rental shuttle with a toddler? [closed]

We are landing in San Diego (SAN) and going to a hotel in Mission Valley. We have a two year old toddler and luggage / stroller / car seat. How easy would it be to use the shuttle to the consolidated ...
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Flight costs when child turns two during holiday [duplicate]

We will fly with SAS to Norway from 14.10. until 26.10. and our child turns two on 19.10. You do not have to book a separate seat for a child below two, but he will be two on the flight back. During ...
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Parent-child; sit next to each other on an all-inclusive flight?

I have booked an all-inclusive vacation which includes flights to and from the destination (Condor, direct one-leg flights). From the travel company, I got a booklet with vouchers for all the things ...
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Easyjet car seat requirements

On easyjet, are there some known requirements for car seats, other than the pretty minimal ones stated on their website? Only forward facing seats are allowed on board and the crew must be able ...
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Can an infant travel anywhere on a parent's passport?

I have heard that some decades ago, infants could travel with a parent without needing a passport of their own. Is that still true anywhere? I.e. is there any situation where an adult needs a passport ...
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Are there any child-free flight options?

I was wondering whether there are any flights for people who can't stand children or don't want to be around them. I'm sure there is a demand. By child-free, I mean child-free flights, child-free ...
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Is it a problem if IRCTC booking doesn't have child's information? [duplicate]

I forgot to add the detais for my 4-year-old child in IRCTC ticket booking. Will this be a problem. I will take with me my child's birth certificate.
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Can I add dependents on my B1/B2 visa? Is there a separate fee?

I am applying for a B1/B2 visa. I want to take my kids along on the trip to the USA? Can Iadd them as dependents on my visa application and is there a separate fee for dependents?
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How to deal with other tourists taking pictures of my children?

Disclaimer: I am not sure if this question belongs to this site or to interpersonal.SE. However, I only lived the situations described below when traveling and people taking photos were for sure also ...
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UK visa application for Infant [duplicate]

I would like to travel to the UK with my wife and little daughter from Germany. my wife and I already applied for the tourist visa and business visa, respectively. But I don't know my little baby also ...
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UK child visitor visa

My 16-month-old son got his visitor visa, which states that he has to be accompanied by his mother. That's fine. But, due to some reason, my wife won't be able to return with him as her official stay ...
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Schengen visa for minor child travelling with grandparents

I am planning to visit my younger daughter in Switzerland in August. I want to take my elder daughter's 6-year-old child with me. The hitch is that my daughter is separated from her husband and is ...
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How to pass the time on a six-hour layover with small children (in Frankfurt)? [closed]

We're having a six-hour layover at Frankfurt Airport in August, waiting for a flight to the USA. We arrive at ~8:00 and depart at ~14:00. My children are 4.5 and 8 years old. I'm looking for the best ...
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Train + rental car as alternative to air travel inside Europe

I live in the Netherlands and I'm planning a holiday in Tirol. I would really like to cut down on air travel. In the past I have traveled from the Netherlands to Croatia by train several times and I ...
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Can a parent use dual citizenship to transport a child out of the USA without a US passport?

Is it possible for a parent to take an American minor out of the country, if the child has dual citizenship to the destination country, but without a US passport? Example: Mom has US and Italian ...
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Overstayed visa, leaving the USA with children without partner's approval [closed]

A good friend of mine is in an incredibly delicate situation. I hope someone here can help as I can't find anything relevant online. She has been living in the US for over 4 years. She, partner and ...
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Is it rude to bring our own baby food into a restaurant?

Our baby is too small to eat adult’s food, so we bring our own baby food with us when we dine in a restaurant, which supplies us with a baby high chair. I am wondering if it is rude to bring our own ...
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What do I need to be able to take my nephew on a UK domestic flight?

I'm planning on taking my 6 year old nephew on a domestic flight (Leeds to Cornwall) this summer. I understand that if we were going abroad, I would need a letter of parental/guardian consent. Is ...
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Why is so difficult to fly across the 2-year old threshold with (some) airlines?

I found it almost impossible to get acceptable tickets to fly with my daughter if she reaches 2 years old during a round-trip. Their website (I'm talking about 2 European companies, one low cost and ...
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Do children stay free in hotels/accommodation in South Africa?

In general, in South Africa, do children under a certain age limit stay for free in accommodation? Specifically, would I have to pay for accommodation for a three year old if I bring a portable cot ...
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Using child car seats in Cuba?

A family is planning to travel to Cuba with an infant. They will arrive in Varadero airport, and will be staying in an all-inclusive resort about a 40 minute drive from Havana. They would like to be ...
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What's my travel style? [closed]

I am having troubles figuring out what kind of traveller I am... I am the mom of a toddler and an infant. My husband and I want to go on a world trip with them but we are not really sure what type of ...
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Infant visa online questionaire

My sister is applying for a UK tourist visa for her 9 month old baby. What should she write in columns like employment, daily expenditure and gross expenditure?
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Can I renew my children's expired ESTA while remaining in the USA?

I am an American citizen and my kids (11 and 7 years old) were born in Italy (Italian passport holders). They came to visit me on an ESTA. Can I renew their ESTA without them having to leave the ...
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Visa to France got cancelled twice for a 2yrs old baby [closed]

I have an Indian friend whose wife is coming to do her management studies in France. They have a baby daughter of 2yrs. Now the problem is that they have the valid passport for the baby daughter, ...
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Using no-show ticket for infant

My brother bought three tickets to Brazil: one for him, one for me, and one for my husband. He bought these tickets while I was pregnant, with the intention of letting us use his tickets for our ...
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Are there baby changing rooms at Delhi airport?

We are planning to travel with our new born daughter from Finland(Helsinki) to India(Coimbatore) via Delhi. She will be 2 months old during the travel date. There is 7 hours of transit at Delhi ...