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Questions tagged [translations]

The movement of text from one language to another. Questions involving oral or written utterances that must be replaced and moved into one or more different languages. Translations can be made by a traveller when their mother tongue is not understood or by a visa applicant for documentation purposes. The scope of this tag also includes 'leakages' that may occur in the translation process (e.g., "I am a Berliner")

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Translating a translated birth certificate

My child under 18 has a dual Austrian/Russian nationality and lives in Austria. I'm considering applying for a UK Standard Visitor Visa for them (as a Russian citizen) if it looks like they (as an ...
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German documents translation to English [closed]

I am a student in Germany. I would like to visit the UK as a tourist for a few days. I am not sure where I can get my document translated. Is there any online service which does this? Visitor: ...
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How do I use these dried wood pieces from Thailand? [closed]

I bought this bag of chipped wood (?) in a store with natural health remedies in Bangkok. I can't remember what wood they are made of and how do you use them. The Thai words on the packaging are of ...
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Is standing actually illegal in Venice?

The Venice tourism site lists a bunch of rules. Okay, no swimming in the canals, and littering is also not allowed (duh?). But there's something baffling to me here: “No standing at any time” – ...
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UK Visa refused twice, should I give up? [duplicate]

I am an Algerian citizen, working as a computer scientist in Paris. I have been refused a tourist visa for UK for the second time despite having strong applying documents, good income, and a rich ...
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UK visitor visa from Germany - necessity of translating supporting documents [duplicate]

Good day to all, I am an Indian citizen working and living in Germany, and would like to visit the UK for the Christmas holidays. My question is regarding the translation of the supporting documents. ...
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Shoul supporting documents for a Schengen visa be translated?

I'm planning on applying for a Schengen short-term visa. I have all documents required for the application? I'm applying via the Netherlands consulate? Do I have to translate things like bank ...
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Enforcement of translational requirements for UK short term visitor visa from Italy

I am an Indian living in Italy and I am going to the UK for a leisurely family vacation for about 10 days. Please note, this application is not very straight forward. There are four applicants, one ...
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UK Visa for Indian National: Translation Requirements for Employment Contract and Salary Slips

I am an Indian national currently working as a research associate in Germany. I want to attend a conference in UK in July, for which I will be applying for a Standard Visitor Visa. I understand that I ...