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Can I visit USA for vacation with my Swedish passport if my wife is an American citizen?

I live and work in Sweden. I would like to visit the USA for a vacation with my wife. Can I apply for a visit visa? I applied for ESTA, and I got a denial. So, what do I have to do to get a visa to ...
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Can you transit through the Suvarnabhumi airport with a passport expiring in less than 6 months?

I'm a Swedish citizen currently staying in the Philippines. My Swedish passport expires 20 July 2020 and my return ticket is 23 June. The itinerary is as follows: Manila Ninoy Aquino (Thai Airways) ⇨ ...
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Do Swedish citizens need a tourist visa for China?

I wonder if Swedish citizens are required to apply for a tourist visa before visiting China or if we have visa-free entry like in many other countries, or visa on arrival?
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Where can you travel with a Swedish National ID Card?

I know you can visit Schengen/EES with a Swedish National ID Card, and also Croatia, Bosnia and in some cases Tunisia. Are there more places you can visit with a Swedish National ID Card?
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Is it possible to extend the 14-day visa-free entry in Vietnam?

Is it possible to extend the 14-day visa-free entry in Vietnam? I have a Swedish passport, so I can enter Vietnam for 14 days without a visa. Is it possible to extend that for another 14 days or less ...
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Can I get both a visa free entry and a visa to Vietnam and seamlessly transition between them?

Can I get both a visa free entry and a visa to Vietnam and seamlessly transition between them? Is it possible to apply for a visa to Vietnam in say Khon Kaen (Thailand) from 15 of February to 13th of ...
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How to get a Student ID card with picture for Swedish teenagers not yet attending university

In several countries (e.g. Egypt and India) many venues (e.g. museums) have substantial discounts for "students". How carefully the student status is checked varies greatly, but at many places the ...
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Going to the US and Mexico with two different passports [duplicate]

I have two passports, Brazilian and Swedish (dual nationalities). I am flying from Brazil to the US (Miami) and would like to use my Swedish passport with approved ESTA. During my vacation in the US (...
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Is it possible to get a transit visa to Cambodia online or at the border town of Aranyaprathet?

Is it possible to get a transit visa to Cambodia online or at the border town of Aranyaprathet? Hello, I will go to Phnom Penh next month. I have a Swedish passport. Is it possible to get a transit ...
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Is re-entering Laos a second time within 30 days on visa exemption with Scandinavian passport allowed?

In 2018, holders of Scandinavian passports can visit Laos for 15 days without a need for visa. I have already visited once with no problem but I was wondering if I can go back again to Laos sooner ...
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Can I visit the USA with ESTA as a Swede born in Iraq?

I’ve lived in Sweden since I was 2 years old, I'm 28 today. I only have Swedish citizenship but I was born in Iraq. I never had an Iraqi passport or documents and have never been there since I was a ...
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Tourist from Sweden visiting Philippines

I understand Sweden is one of the countries with free visa entering Philippines, provided the tourist holds a valid passport and a round trip ticket. Do they need to have a proof of hotel or condo ...
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Ten-hour layover in Narita Japan Airport. Can I leave the airport?

I'm arriving in Narita airport on December 16 at 09:25 AM. I am a Swedish citizen. We have a layover of 10 hours. Can we leave the airport within those hours? Do we need a visa? And how long does it ...
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Will the ESTA visa waiver program for Swedish citizens be affected by the travel ban? [closed]

I will be travelling to the USA this coming July to spend 3 weeks of holiday vacation. I am a Swedish citizen living in Sweden. I already have an ESTA because I travelled to the US in December 2016. ...
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What is Taiwan's stance on visa runs?

I am planning on going to Taiwan for close to 90 days, a period I am eligible for visa-free entry for. Would it be OK (or possible), for me to temporarily fly out of Taiwan just to get another 90 days,...
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Is a Chinese visa required for entering Tibet without passing through the rest of China?

If flying to Tibet through Kathmandu or Hong Kong and not setting foot in the rest of China, is a Chinese visa necessary to enter Tibet, or only the Tibet travel permit? I do need a visa for mainland ...
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Applying for American visa in a country I was not born in

I was born in Syria but moved to Sweden for 30 years ago, I am a Swedish citizen and passport says Swedish as nationality (issued by Sweden). Now in applying for American visa they as the question: ...
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Do I need a Russian visa for transit?

As a Swedish citizen I need a visa to travel to Russia but not to Malaysia. If I book 2 separate flights: Stockholm → Moscow → Stockholm Moscow → Kuala Lumpur → Moscow I would fly Stockholm → ...
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Flying to, but not entering, Turkey without passport

I am a Swedish citizen and will fly to Saudi Arabia (with approproate visa) shortly. My route is as follows; Gothenburg-Istanbul and Istanbul-Riyadh (GOT-IST-RUH). On the flight IST-RUH, I will be ...
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Spouse have French and Swedish nationality which residence permit non EU should apply? [closed]

I am non EU, we did marriage in Sri Lanka. My wife having Swedish passport now working in France, so I applied my long stay Visa application as a spouse of European National, to live in France, they ...
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Visa free multiple entry into the Philippines

I'm a Swedish citizen and in January I visited the Philippines for ten days using their 30 day visa free stay. In June I'm planning to visit the Philippines for 21 days. Will I need a tourist visa ...
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Which countries can someone from Sweden freely travel to that someone from the Netherlands can't?

The Visa Restrictions Index says that people with a passport from the UK, Finland and Sweden can travel freely to 173 countries. People from Belgium, Italy and The Netherlands can travel to 171. I am ...
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Can I use my Swedish national ID card when traveling to Iceland?

I live in Sweden and I have a national ID card. Can I use it when traveling to Iceland? In security checks, gate checks etc? Or, do I need to show my passport everytime?
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What visa procedures/rules apply in Australia for a Swede 2013?

I am 35 years old going to Australia, not planning to work. I've understood there are (at least) two different time spans for visas, < 3 months and > 3 months. What is required to get a visa for ...
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I'm gonna change a plane in The US, do I need an ESTA? [duplicate]

I'm flying from Costa-Rica to Newark and then to Stockholm. I'm a Swedish citizen. ESTA = Electronic System for Travel Authorization. Do I need one? This is what I'm refering to: https://esta.cbp....
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How can one obtain a tourist visa to Libya?

It seems that they might be available on arrival, but I'm not sure if you have to have a letter of invitation first. There is not much information online and due to the climate there at the moment ...
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