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Timatic for cruises?

According to Wikipedia (with emphasis added by me): Timatic is a database containing documentation requirements for passengers traveling internationally via air Is there a similar system available ...
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Remote working from Qatar

I want to do remote working from Qatar for 2 weeks. Is it allowed under tourist visa?? Is working rights are available in tourist visa ?
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Is the 90 day restriction in Panama per year or per trip?

I am an EU citizen and I got a tourist stamp upon arrival in Panama. From this answer I understand I can stay maximum 90 days in Panama. The linked source does not elaborate on the exact details ...
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Schengen Visa Granted for only 31 days [duplicate]

So I applied a tourist visa thinking that the visa duration will remain 90 days regardless of my intended travel date. As far as I understand the main point is how many days I am staying. Although the ...
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Does a Canadian need a visa to volunteer in Hawaii?

A friend wants to work on a farm in an unpaid position for 4 months in Hawaii. In exchange for the work, he understands he will get free meals and accommodation. Are these meals and accommodation ...
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How long can I stay in Panama? Passport stamp does not show a number of days

I am an EU citizen and I got a tourist stamp upon arrival in Panama. However, this normally lists the number of days that this is granted (at least in other countries, in my experience). In this case ...
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ESTA application question: Have you ever been issued a passport or national identity card for travel by any other country?

I am about to fill out my ESTA application to come to the USA and I see a question that says: “Have you ever been issued a passport or national identity card for travel by any other country?” I am ...
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UK Visa Cancellation (Join the Family)

Regarding UK visa, Apparently I have applied to the wrong visa route and I had to request cancellation of my visa application (Join the family) after 6 months. I couldn’t find any indication of ...
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UK visa to visit a partner in hospital (after prior rejection)

I would like to apply for a UK visitor visa for 6 month in order to visit my partner who is in the hospital right now. However, I have already applied for a visa a year ago and got declined. Here are ...
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Applying Schengen Visa from country of citizenship not country of residence

I am an Indian Citizen and a resident of United Kingdom. I live and work in London, UK. I do have extensive travel history including living in multiple Schengen countries, and Canada in the past. I am ...
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UK Family visa sponsorship, employment contract details aren't fully accurate

I am sponsoring my wife's family visa application to come to the uk using my salary and employment details. My original employment contract signed back in Dec 2021 has a start date of the 21st Feb ...
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Apply UK VIsa without passport details

I have applied for my passport but it will take some time. Can I still apply for UK visa without passport details? I will produce my passport at the time of verification.
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Overstayed in UK on student visa

I overstayed in UK on student visa for 2 years. Left UK voluntarily 2014, not being checked at airport while leaving UK, so not being marked as overstayer at that time. I am flying to USA now with ...
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Can my 10 year ban be overridden by my new Canadian citizenship?

In my visitor's visa application I made an error in answering a question of Do I have family living in the UK? At the time my daughter (who I traveled with to the UK) was still in the UK when I went ...
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Application category for mailing passport to VFS for Canada TRV

I need to send my passport to LA VFS to get my temporary resident visa stamp for Canada. In the process of generating 2-way labels, it had asked for application category and instead of "original ...
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How to get USA Transit Visa From India and What is the current waiting time

I will be travelling Mexico in the near future. When I searched for the flights i could see most of the flights are going via USA land. So How to apply for USA Transit from India now. And what is the ...
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Can you travel to Ireland with an UK + Schengen Visa (if you are Indian and are travelling from Austria)?

My friend is travelling to Dublin next week. Here is his situation: He has an Indian Passport He lives in Austria. He is currently in Austria. He has a student visa for Austria (or the Schengen zone) ...
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is this counted as a damaged passport? (Indian Passport) [duplicate]

I have mostly kept my passport in bag and i am not sure how it exactly happened or what, but I notice something on just 1 page, would that be counted as a damaged passport? My detail page and ...
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Traveling from Dubai to Saudi Arabia for Umrah

As per new Visa rules in Saudi Arabia, Visa-holding expats can perform Umrah. My question is, can we travel there via personal vehicle now, or is travel by road in private vehicles still not allowed ...
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Can a Pakistani visit Dubai without visa if I have a valid US Green Card?

I am a US Green Card holder and a Pakistani origin. My question is that can I visit Dubai without acquiring a visa? PS: I have been in Pakistan for more than a year
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Internship in the UK/US as an Italian [closed]

I am an Italian citizen currently studying in Germany. I have an Italian passport and an Italian ID. I would like to do an internship in the UK or in the US in the next year. When applying, I have to ...
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Is statement of account with 28days fund before Student UK visa application valid for UK Student visa application

I am Aminat,can I apply for my student UK visa application with the proof of fund account statement that I used to process my CAS after 28days of maturity or I need to drop my funds in the account ...
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UK tourist Visa - surname [duplicate]

While applying for UK tourist visa for my mother I have put her surname as her father name as it was blank in her passport. Will this cause any issue in visa approval ?
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US contact person details in DS 160 form

I do not have any relatives in US of whom i can mention in my application. What should I mention in this ask as i am unable to tick i do not know for Known person or known organisation in the US ...
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Self transfer in Dubai. Do I need a visa?

I am belgien citizen. I m Azerbaijan citizen too..I want to fly to Belgium from Azerbaijan through Dubai but there is a self transfer and I don't have luggage. Do I need Dubai visa ? For information I ...
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Inviting my fiance and Family members to the US when I am on a Study permit

Suppose I move to the USA on F-1 Visa , How can I invite my girlfriend (whom I want to marry) and other family member? Is there a way to invite her or any of my family members to come to the US on F-1 ...
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EU citizen, working in Canada, visiting the US

Say, I am a EU citizen (German in my case) working in Canada (as a postdoc / temporary 2-year contract at a research institute in my case), planning to visit my partner who lives in the US as much as ...
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Brazilian Digital Nomad Visa

I've read that this visa starts when you enter Brazil. Is this true? There's no "Issue Date" or "Expiration date" specified on the visa??
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How do consulates verify documents?

My friend is a HNWI (+$1 million in liquid financial assets) but she's not working. Her unemployment disqualifies her for various visas. So she's wondering how consulates verify documents such as bank ...
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Payment of SEVIS fee after Visa interview? Is this Possible?

Currently on admission into a US university. Must I pay the SEVIS fee before going for visa interview? Or can I get the US visa and then go over to pay the SEVIS fee later on?
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Is visa needed when traveling within Schengen zone? Lisbon -> Eindhoven -> Krakow?

Nationality: Non EU Hi, I have a temporary residence permit from Portugal which has expired, I am awaiting the Blue Card, meanwhile, I have to travel to Poland from Portugal. I was checking a flight ...
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US Visa Application Single or Married?

I am getting married to my partner who is a US citizen. According to US laws, I will be married. However, India does not yet recognize same-sex marriages. If/when I fill out a DS-160 for a visa ...
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eTA pending. Is it wise to fly to Seattle and go to Vancouver by train or car?

I was scheduled to fly to Vancouver directly. I'm elegible to apply for an eTA instead of getting a proper visa. However my eTA wasn't approved immediately instead the authorities demanded further ...
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Canada Visa stamping in US

I got my Canada visitor visa approved in the United States. I received a letter to send my passport. I did my biometrics in Texas. I want to know what type of money order/ Cashier's check I have to ...
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Traveling through Schengen on separate tickets

I am a South African national traveling through Amsterdam on my way from Latin America back to South Africa. I have bought two separate tickets for this journey (one taking me to Amsterdam, and ...
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Bronze premium package service

I was forced to pay for one of these premium packages for a skilled worker visa(there are no other options at this time) and due to the cost I chose bronze. VFS Global does not explain the features of ...
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I forgot to sign my document checklist before I sent it in to VFS! Will my UK student visa application get rejected? [duplicate]

I forgot to sign my document checklist before I sent in my passport, stamped biometrics appointment confirmation letter, and a UPS return label. I am applying for a student visa, and I am afraid my ...
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Partnership work visa [closed]

sorry beforehand for my long question. Any help would be appreciated. I have a bit of a complicated question. My wife went to NZ as a PhD student a few months ago. Her visa will expire at the end of ...
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Should I show mutual fund statements for Schengen visa or liquidate to my bank account?

I'm in the process of applying for a Schengen tourist visa (Netherlands) from India. I invest a good amount of my salary in mutual funds every month (SIP). I've been setting aside some money (also in ...
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Kids DS160- Fpw written on it

My wife attended the Kolkata VAC with my Kids passport and DS160. The DS160 for my kid is stamped but they have written "Fpw" on it. What does it mean? Can anyone please help?
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Unable to acquire priority service for UK GAE (work) type visa

I'm in a bit of a pickle. The start of my internship in the UK is coming close, and I still haven't applied for my visa. I'm applying from Portugal and would like to pay for the priority service, ...
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Is hotel confirmation needed at UK immigration?

I have a question regarding travelling to the UK from Germany. I am an Indian passport holder who has a blue card and a permanent job. I applied for my UK visitor visa from Germany where I said I plan ...
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Which visa type should I be applying for short visit to Oman being an Indian national as a UAE resident

I am an Indian national currently at UAE residing here as a resident and am planning to travel to Oman by flight from Abu dhabi, I checked on their website but its a bit confusing, Among the options I ...
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Stamping out and reentering a country with a native passport

If I'm in Turkey on a US passport, but have a Turkish passport, do I need to leave the country to stamp out on the US passport and not overstay my visa? Assuming I'm a citizen of both countries (and ...
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What are the requirements to get a short business visa to Spain?

I am from Yemen, I live in Azerbaijan. I am working remotely in a Swedish company and every year they have a global meeting trip, this year it happen to be in Spain. A visa is required for me to go ...
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have you traveled to any countries with last 5 years DS-160

My wife was filling her DS-160 , and there was question asking if she has travelled any countries in last 5 years, she has travelled to europe in January of 2017 , thats not within last 5 years per se ...
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What type of visa to visit USA to compete as an amateur athlete

As an amateur sporting team visiting the USA for a sporting competition which visa would be appropriate for athletes (unpaid) and for coaches (working, but paid in their country of residence) ?
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Indian citizen, dropped out from college on student visa in Canada [duplicate]

So I dropped out from my grad school while in Canada, I'm an Indian citizen. My passport has student visa and Temporary Resident Visa of Canada. I flew out of Canada and haven't entered back in India ...
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Indian citizen, dropped out from college on student visa in Canada

So I dropped out from my grad school while in Canada, I'm an Indian citizen. My passport has student visa and Temporary Resident Visa of Canada. I flew out of Canada and haven't entered back in India ...
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In Transit visa for Kuwait

We are India citizens travelling from India to London through Kuwait & Istanbul but with different airlines(Indigo, Pegasus). We have to collect the luggage in Kuwait & check in again at ...

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