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In France, in winter, when do the authorities put salt on the roads?

In France what is the procedure followed by the authorities when deciding when to put salt on a road to avoid black ice? Do they observe the weather and scatter salt just in time? Or do the ...
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Bullet train from Tokyo to Osaka (with stopovers)

I am planning a trip from Tokyo to Osaka, with a stopover at Nagoya for 2 nights to travel to Takayama, and continue to Osaka. Should I do one more stopover at Kyoto or is a day trip better? Also, can ...
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FRA - Transit between 1B and 1C, reclear security/immigration?

How long will I need for a non-schengen to non-schengen transit from Frankfurt 1B to 1C? Will I have to expect longer travel times due to immigration or security checks? I couldn't find a definite ...
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USA fingerprint on arrival

In 2001 I claimed asylum in the UK using a different name and date of birth and I was also fingerprinted. The application was refused and I was later granted indefinite leave to remain in that fake ...
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Can we show Airbnb booking confirmation as proof in Visa application and Immigration for Singapore?

I am travelling to Singapore with my family for a vacation and we have booked a Airbnb home. Upon contacting host, we got to know we are supposed to say we are visting them and not renting the home as ...
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How much money do you have in savings - UK Visitor visa , Could I show mutual funds and Stock market investment as savings?

I was asked to enter "how much money do you have in savings" while I was filling my UK Visa form. I have entered the amount I current have in my Bank Account. I have also invested in mutual funds and ...
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What document should i give under 'documents showing where you live' for UK visa from India, if i dont have tenancy agreements, deeds etc?

I live with my uncle and aunt in a rented house but the rent agreement is not in my name. Although this address is the address in my passport, i am not sure what document should i give for 'documents ...
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Validity of Schengen Visa after first visit [duplicate]

I have a valid Schengen visa which was used for a business trip to Sweden in Oct 2019. It's valid upto 1 year and is a type 'C' visa with multiple entries allowed. Now, I want to visit Italy(maximum ...
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How much will two US B2 visa refusals affect future Australia tourist visa applications if the visa was refused while still holding a valid Aus visa?

Background: I'm an indonesian living in Indonesia, 25 & single, and I wanted to attend a fandom convention in SFO + have a holiday there. I have not overstayed in my previous visits to Australia, ...
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What's the minimum info I need to provide from an e-Ticket to board a flight?

Pardon the naive question, but my travel agent sent me an e-ticket, not thru email but in an URL link within an email. My phone's browser did not get me in, and Firefox also had trouble (probably due ...
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Gothenburg Airport Transfer [duplicate]

What are the transfer options for Gothenburg Airport? The last time I took the airport coaches but they're pretty expensive. GOT is very close to the city center, shouldn't public busses or taxi be ...
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Why do Claro vendors give out already pre-registered SIM cards for free in Peru?

I read on https://prepaid-data-sim-card.fandom.com/wiki/Peru (mirror): In spite of this, visitors can't help notice there is still a very visible black market on many market streets of Lima, Cusco ...
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Is tipping mandatory at restaurants in Canada?

Is tipping at restaurants mandated by law in Canada? Can a restaurant manager call the police if I chose not to tip? I am not interested in any ethical or employment laws grounds. Just want to know ...
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Resident Card stolen can I still travel in Schengen? [closed]

My friend is a student in Poland and have valid Temporary Resident Card (Karta Pobytu). His purse was stolen which had his resident card. He has already obtained a Police Report and Reported to the ...
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Travel insurance for second leg of flight on account of missing the first leg of the flight

My friend is traveling from Guwahati in India to Mumbai in India and thence to Paris. The current situation in Guwahati is a bit volatile in that there is a curfew. I was wondering if there are any ...
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VAT Refund on Used Musical Instruments

A quote from gov.uk regarding tax-free shopping: Goods you cannot get a refund for You cannot get a VAT refund for: .... goods you’ve already used in the EU, such as perfume .......
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Traveling to Los Angeles [duplicate]

So I recently went to California on an esta in august 2019 until November 12th. I booked for one month originally but instead I stayed just under 90 days. It’s been a month since I came back to the UK ...
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Avoid long walking when changing between Tokyo subway lines

On my last trip to Tokyo, I made extensive use of subway lines (Tokyo Metro and Toei). Very often, there were no direct subway route to my destination. So I have to change trains. And since the subway ...
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Kids traveling with a different passport in theirs parents' country without being previously registered in a consulate

Can a kid enter with a different passport with which normal citizens would need a visa for the parents' country if the kid travels with their parents and they have the related passport but the kid ...
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Transit at Riyadh International airport

I am Indian national and hold Dutch residence permit, travelling from the Netherlands via Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) to India. My ticket shows self transfer (baggage claim & re-check in) at Riyadh. I ...
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Could address written on bank account be used for UK standard visitor visa?

I am an Indian citizen applying for a UK visitor visa. I need to show proof for my current address. I have a bank account in which my current address is mentioned, I also have a rental agreement but ...
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Why would flights be more expensive on February 29th?

(Full disclosure, Beat That Flight is my site). So I've often read articles that Friday the 13th is cheaper to fly on, and anecdotally I've seen this to be true too, go figure. Anyway, I had a ...
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Road trip US - correct IDs missing

This is (fortunately) a purely hypothetical question. If I, as Citizen in the European Union, make a road trip in the USA, get in a police traffic control an only have my local IDs with me (not my ...
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Transit visa for Germany when going to Finland

Do I need a transit visa as an Indian passport holder for Germany in order to travel to Finland from Dubai? Dubai - Germany (2hrs stop) - Finland Provided I will have a Schengen Visa (Finland)?
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How to declare food when entering the US through an airport that has gone paperless?

Last time I flew to the US, I wasn't given a CBP form (this is where one would normally declare stuff). If the airports have gone paperless (I'm not sure if all airports have done so and how to check ...
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Am I covered to drive my parent's car while visiting?

I will be visiting my parents in Ohio and plan to drive their car while visiting. Am I covered by their insurance to drive their car? If not, how can I get covered for this? I'm on a Dutch driver's ...
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How much hassle is it to bring food into the US? [duplicate]

I'm travelling to the US on business in a month or two. I'd like to bring some British chocolate as a gift for the people I'll be meeting. As I understand it, pre-packaged, commercially-produced ...
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Why can't one use airport luggage trolleys when queuing for the immigration counter in an airport?

There typically is no available airport luggage trolley that we can bring to the immigration queue after landing to an airport. Why can't one use airport luggage trolleys when queuing for the ...
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How much i need in order to be granted the Schengen visa?

How much i need in my bank account in order to be granted the Schengen visa? Probably i will apply for a single entry visa, because it will be my first Schengen visa apply. I want to travel Czech ...
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Transit though Heathrow from US to India with an expired H-1B stamp but a valid Canada visa stamp

My travel is through British Airways From Chicago-->Heathrow-->India and I am travelling to India for my H-1B visa stamp renewal. I depart the same day I land in Heathrow from the same terminal and my ...
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Chile Tourist Visa

I am a Bangladeshi studying in USA. Currently, I am ob F1 visa here. Recently, me and my wife got tourist visa for Chile. We are travelling from December 24 to January 7. We are flying into Chile at ...
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Mbeya-Tabora road condition

What is the condition of Mbeya-Tabora road? Google maps shows the distance as 584 km and estimated travel (driving) time of a whole 10 hours!
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Do I have to declare a UK “spent traffic conviction” from 2007 in an Ireland tourist visa application?

I was convicted of traffic offence in the UK in 2007 when I was a student there (Indian national). It was driving without full license and insurance. The punishment was some fine and 6 points on the ...
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Transit Visa for China for layover in Guangzhou and Wuhan

I will be traveling to SFO from Delhi in Feb 2020. I am an Indian citizen and I have B1/B2 Visa for the USA. Route: Delhi → New Baiyun, Guangzhou (4h 05m Layover) → Wohnung (2h 00m Layover) → SFO ...
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cruising with a Schengen visa from a British port

I have booked back to back cruises out of Tilbury, England. I arrive from Asia into The U.K.then take several tour including a day trip through the Chunnel from London to Paris and back, not spending ...
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Use my carta soggiorno di familiare di un cittadino dell'unione

I will visiting my family in Philippines this Dec 28,2019.and I live in italy with my Italian husband.. I can use my carta di soggiorno di familiare di un cittadino dell'unione in Philippines airport?
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Is 1 hour and 37 minutes enough time to transit to Air NZ in LAX?

We’ve got tickets booked for next April to NZ, from JFK. Initially, flight leaves JFK (Alaska Airlines) at 4:55 pm and gets into LAX at 8:05 pm, leaving a layover of 2 hours 25 minutes with our next ...
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Is paying for portrait photos good for the people in the community you're photographing?

Scenario: You go to a remote village in 3rd world country x. You see a photogenic wizened old man, or woman in traditional dress, etc and ask if you could take a photo. They indicate yes, but also ...
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Hirtshals parking for 3 days

We will need a parking spot for two cars in Hirtshals for 3 days. Are their any recommendations on where to park?
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What's Trenitalia's best class?

I wonder which class is the best, where you have the best seats, most services included for free, on the train, fast track, lounge etc? Why I wonder is because I was pretty disappointed by the 1st ...
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No transit zone at Linate airport. Couldn't get on connecting flight. Whose responsibility is it?

I had the worst experience of my life today during my (attempted and failed) holiday trip. Please advise me on what I can do next. I am a citizen of a non-EU country (Kazakhstan). I live in London. ...
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How can I get a Schengen visa easily? [closed]

I'm from a non-Schengen-area European country. In which country's embassy do I have the best chance of getting a Schengen visa?
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Is there any ATM at Lima airport (Jorge Chavez International Airport, LIM) that doesn't charge any fee?

Is there any ATM at (Jorge Chavez International Airport, LIM) that doesn't charge any fee? I saw many Global Net ATMs at the international terminal (baggage claim area) but they charge a pretty high ...
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Questions at the US Port of Entry [duplicate]

I would be traveling to the US on an H1B for the first time next month. My fiancee and I traveled together on B1/B2 a few months back. She has a 10 year valid B1/B2 visa. Therefore we are planning to ...
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Travelling from US to Philippines with layover in Japan

I am a permanent resident (green card holder) here in the US and holding a Philippine passport and we are going to Philippines on vacation. We have an 8 hours lay over in Japan. Do I need a visa to ...
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Do All Inland BC Ferries Offer Year Round Service?

Based on the Government of British Columbia's website there are a number of inland ferries that cross freshwater lakes and rivers in the province. Do all of these ferries offer year round service? ...
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Travelling back to Italy [duplicate]

I have bad situation. I applied for residence permit on 23 Sept 2019 and I left italy the next day 24 Sept 2019. I am in my country untill today and its been more than two months since I last left ...
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What are the best ways to find the new apartment in berlin at affordable cost? [closed]

As you all can see what my question is saying, i have came here in Berlin all the way from India, and i am trying to get new apartment in berlin at affordable cost, but unable to find it, so any of ...
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Amsterdam: Good places to stay with small children? [closed]

I plan on going to Amsterdam on January 2020 for 4 days and I'll be bringing children (5 and 10 yo, so lots of walking is best avoided.) What are good price/quality ratio zones to look for places to ...
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European Transit Visa [duplicate]

If I missed my flight to Moscow in Amsterdam (Transit), can I book again while in transit to Moscow with transit in Copenhagen, Denmark? Thank you

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