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A country in southern Europe most known for its classical historic sites, food, coasts, and the Alps in the north.

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Parking rules for motorbikes in Rome, Italy

I'm going to travel Italy by a motorbike. This is my first travel long distance using this kind of transportation. What are the parking rules and norms in Italy (especially, in Rome) for bikes? ...
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Can i enter italy again? US student [closed]

I started my first year of university in italy in october 2016-june 2017, all my affairs(permit+grades) in order, went back to my residence, came back on the 15th of august 2015, during which issues ...
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If an embassy takes the passport, can they still reject the visa?

I had my visa interview at New York consulate for a long term Italian visa a few days ago and I was wondering if the visa is rejected they would give the passport back immediately or would they ...
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Transit visa for heathrow [duplicate]

I m going to Mumbai from Milan via Heathrow,with a Schengen visa C, my arrival is in T5 and connecting flight for Mumbai is T5, do I need a transit visa..
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Cover letter for spouse travelling with husband on business visa

I am going for a week on a business trip to Italy. I want to take my wife along with me. What visa does she need to apply for? And do you have a sample cover letter as she is not employed, and I will ...
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Will a Schengen visa refusal affect my border entry to Italy on an Italian national visa?

I have an Italy national visa for six months, starting September 10, for a student exchange in Italy. My girlfriend and I also applied for a Schengen summer trip before my Italy national visa starts ...
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Duration of insurance for Italy visa

The checklist for Italy visa from Mumbai states the following regarding travel insurance: "Covering travel period with coverage of Euros 30000 inclusive of a repatriation clause. Minimum 10 days ...
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Would the Netherlands refuse entry for a Schengen visa issued by the Italian embassy?

I have a valid multiple-entry Schengen visa issued by the Italian embassy in Thailand. I have a Thai passport. The visa is issued for 2 years. I am planning a trip to the Netherlands in the upcoming ...
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Is it common/accepted to bring a dog in Tuscany (Italy)?

I understand Italian people have a very different etiquette when it comes to dining etc. Would we be allowed to bring a small dog to most terraces/restaurants? This will be in small towns, not tourist ...
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Genova palaces and Greek Gods [closed]

In via Garibaldi 12, in the main hall, I saw 4 Gods: Zeus, Hermes, Athena and one more, which I didn't recognize. Maybe it could be Hera, since was looking at her husband (checking on him..). Who is ...
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Is it illegal to serve baby seafood in Italy? [closed]

It should, but what does the law say? In Greece for example, it is illegal to serve baby seafood of many species, following the over-fishing in the Mediterranean. So, is it illegal in Italy to serve ...
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Moved from room after bad insect bite, but what about the next guy? [closed]

I am staying in a hotel in Genova for three more nights. The hotel is prepaid by my grant, and leaving is something I don't want. Last night an insect bit me, and for the first time in my life I got ...
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In a restaurant in Italy, should I be seated when my food arrives?

I sat at the table, ordered the pizza. While it was being prepared, I decided to go to the bathroom for a short visit. An employee came (the griller) and while I was in the middle of my business, he ...
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I have an Italian passport, but I'm also British by birth. Should I get a UK passport?

I am an Italian citizen resident in Italy and I have an Italian biometric passport. The last time I had a British passport was over 30 years ago, when it got stolen. The crime was reported but that ...
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POI databases for France, Spain, Italy [closed]

Planing trip to Europe. Does anybody can share or point KLM/KMZ/GPX or any other format with points of interest of Spain, France, whole region of Alps and Italy.
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Is the bus Turin → Verbania working in 2018?

This a bus that goes from Turin to the Maggiore Lake area every sunday during summer months. The information about the bus schedule on the official bus company website is from 2017. I've seen that ...
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Dual nationality: travel to the US with only the American passport

I have an American and a Italian passport and I live in the Netherlands. I don't need a visa to stay in the Netherlands, because I am Italian. My Italian passport has expired and I have to take a trip ...
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Single-entry visa from the Italian embassy

I applied for a Schengen visa via the Italian consulate and got a single-entry type C ”stati Schengen” Visa as I am traveling to Florence on holiday. However I would like to visit my friends during ...
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Traveling to Prague for a university exchange as a student from Canada (for 4 months) although I hold dual citizenship as an Italian citizen [duplicate]

I will be traveling to Prague in September for a university exchange as a student from Canada (for 4 months) although I hold dual citizenship as an Italian citizen (EU citizen). Due to my European ...
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Should I apply for a Spanish or Italian visa? [duplicate]

I am Indian, travelling to Spain (Madrid 2 nights, Barcelona 3 nights) and then to Italy (Venice 2 nights. Florence 2 nights, Rome 3 nights). Which visa should I apply for?
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Enough money for Italy tour? [closed]

I plan to spend 2 weeks in Italy. I am estimating what would it cost to visit Florence, Venice, Rome and Sicily while staying at reasonable places (clean, friendly and helpful for a tourist something ...
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How can I hike the Etna on my own and then reach the summit with a guide?

My fiance (who will be my wife then) and I are visiting Sicily in September. We plan to reach the Etna's summit. From what I have been told, everything above Torre del Filosofo (about 2900 m a.s.l.) ...
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Dual citizen entered the EU with an American passport. What to do?

I am a dual EU (Italy) and US citizen, living in the US. I entered the EU through Rome and stayed in Germany for eight months. I registered as a resident in my German city. The problem is that I ...
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Is it possible for a non-resident in Italy to acquire the “Abbonamento Musei Torino Piemonte”?

This is a card that allows you to visit with free entrance lots of museums of the Piedmont region in Italy all year round. There is a similar card for Lombardy. I have read the information on the ...
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Original Permesso di Soggiorno for UK visit visa?

I know this question has been asked a million times with a million variations. But I never read anything regarding my query. I am applying for a UK visit visa from Italy. I am an Indian national, so ...
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In Italy, how to know parking fee before driving into the parking lot?

Is there a way to know the parking fee before driving into a parking lot in Italy? In many other countries there are boards with prices at the gateway, so you see the hour rates before you park. I ...
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Pula to Trieste by Bus - Immigration check?

If I travel from Pula to Trieste by bus with a valid multiple entry Italian Schengen visa, would immigration officers stamp my passport while crossing the borders in Croatia, Slovenia and Italy? In ...
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Can I have two Schengen visas at the same time? [duplicate]

I am a Chinese student in the UK. I just got my Schengen visa from Norway. They only gave me a single-entry visa, from 3rd July to 25th July, and I can only stay in there for 8 days. I will be in ...
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Multiple-entry Schengen Visa – can I enter the second time into another country? [duplicate]

I have a multiple-entry Schengen Visa issued from the Italian Embassy. I have entered one time from Italy; can I enter into any other Schengen country during my second entry?
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Italy AirBnb host asking for passport info and 2 off the books payment. Very skeptical

I'm an American and I'll be going to Italy in July. Is it common for my AirBnB hosts to ask for our passport information? My host asked me about for my passport info and the others who will be staying ...
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Getting Schengen Visa after the expiration [duplicate]

Part of my family lives in Italy and I will be there from July to September. I have 90 days of visa for family visiting purposes. I want to stay with them throughout the year, so can I take a visa ...
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Which wall is this? [duplicate]

I saw this lockscreen wallpaper in my windows 10 laptop. Only thing i could understand was that this is in Rome, Italy. No name was given with the info. A google search on walls in Rome didn't ...
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How can I pay a fine I was charged with in Italy while I am now in Budapest?

I am a student in Budapest. I was in Italy in Milano, and I bought a ticket in the underground to go to Sesto to catch my bus to Venice. Unfortunately, I bought a wrong ticket as I did not know that ...
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See-through kimono in the Vatican?

For the Vatican city (and other Italian places of worship), would a slightly see-through kimono - like the attached picture - be allowed, or would they not allow it as you can sort of see the ...
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Restrictions on my Schengen visa

I got a Schengen visa from Italy recently. It’s a multiple-entry visa, but on the top right it shows -(D-EE-P), which I assumed is a restriction on entering Denmark, Estonia and Portugal. Am I right? ...
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UK Refugee Blue Travel document holder. Why can't I travel to Italy anymore? [duplicate]

I'm a UK Refugee Blue Travel document holder. Why can't I travel to Italy anymore? Today they denied me boarding on the plane. I do not know why and how to complain. I paid for my tickets and no one ...
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Schengen visa - Travelling to Italy [duplicate]

Please guide. Traveling to India from USA. Am on Green Card in USA. Wanted to take a tourist stop of couple of weeks in Italy on the way. Problem is seems I will need a visa for my Italy stop. The ...
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How to contact Schengen Immigration Officers?

I have a valid Schengen multiple-entry visa issued by the French consulate. However, in my travel period of 9 days I am spending 2 days in France and the rest in Italy (My initial itinerary was 5 days ...
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Is the Sodexo Meal Pass accepted in Italy and France?

Is the Sodexo Meal Pass accepted in Italy and France? If yes, how to find those list of restaurants online?
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Travelling within Schengen area with a processing Italian residency permit [duplicate]

I know this question has been asked thousands of times on this website, however bear with me. I'm a non-EU student studying in Italy and I've had 2 residency permits issued for the entire time I've ...
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Will the Rome Marathon make it hard to get to my hotel?

We arrive in Rome during the Rome marathon. Our hotel is inside the route by a block or two. Will we be able to cross the street to get to our hotel or will we have to find some official crossing? I ...
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Italy's SITA Bus tickets (Campania Region) buying process and questions

I'm planning a trip to Italy to various places and one of them is the Amalfi Coast (Amalfi, Ravello, Conca dei Marini and Positano), which I'll get there by SITA bus from Salerno. While looking for ...
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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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Italy tourist visa refusal [duplicate]

I traveled to Italy two times previously 10 years ago and applied for a tourist visa last year (2017). Unfortunately, my visa was rejected and objection raised on me that Justification of attended ...
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Travelling on Type D Schengen Italian visa

I have read a few posts specifying that you are allowed to travel for a 90-day period of a 180-day visa. I have a type D Schengen visa for 365 days. I have been in Italy for 5 months but have not ...
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I want to travel my national country with receipt of residence card

I'm Nepali living in Italy. My permesso di soggiorno is being processed. I have to go to my own country and will be back after some months. Is it okay to travel with the receipt of the permesso di ...
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I am American and have a D visa multi-entry for Italy

I'm an American with a D multi-entry visa for Italy for 1 year. Can I visit the USA for 2 months and come back, or is there a time length limit on how long I can leave Italy and return? Thanks.
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Schengen visa while waiting for residence permit renewal [duplicate]

I am a Turkish citizen, I am currently studying in Italy. My permit of residence has expired lately and in my city, it takes around 7-8 months to renew it. However, I need to travel to the ...
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Can I get a visa on arrival at Rome airport?

I am traveling back from Argentina to Delhi via Rome. I hold an Indian passport. My wait time in Rome is 10 hours. Can I get a visa on arrival for sightseeing in Rome airport?
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Campania Artercard from Pianura to Naples, Pompei, Vesuvius

I'm going to visit Naples (Italy) and will stay there for three days. Right now I'm trying to figure out what kind of card/transportation is more suitable for me in terms of price. I will live in the ...