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Token showing authorization to apply to enter the territory for which it was issued. Don't forget to include your citizenship when asking!
Large English-speaking country in North America between Canada and Mexico, and Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. Used for questions on traveling from, to, or through the USA. For general questions about No…
An island country in Western Europe, consisting of Great Britain (England, Wales and Scotland) and Northern Ireland.
A form of travel in vehicles such as airplanes, helicopters, air balloons and so on.
Customs and immigration covers a range of border control procedures (referred to as 'immigration' in most countries) and import of goods. Prefer a more specific tag where appropriate, some examples of…
An agreement among many European countries whereby the borders between them may be crossed without border formalities but for which citizens of various other countries need an overall visa.
Passing through a place briefly while travelling on the way to somewhere else.
For questions about the identification document and its uses in travel.
For questions specifically about people travelling with Indian passports.
Travel by rail including local and long distance trains, but note that more specific tags are available and should be preferred where relevant. For examples see `tag info`.
A large country in North America, located in the northern part of the continent between the United States, the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, and the Arctic Ocean. Canada is the world's second-largest c…
Number of bags, cases and containers which hold a traveller's articles during transit. Prefer a more specific tag (see `tag info`) where relevant.
Questions about tickets and things that work like tickets: e-tickets, passes, passcards, smartcards, etc.
Travel involving more than one country.
Administrative procedures and documents for travel. For questions about the use of paperwork and the obtaining of them.
All means of shared transportation available to the general public including buses, trains, airlines, shared taxis, etc. Where relevant select a more specific tag. Perhaps: [atac], [london-underground…
Also called 'visa denial'. A refused application is a valid application which has been processed and the decision-maker has decided that the applicant fails to meet the requirements. Questions on th…
A large country in Western Europe that attracts visitors for its Oktoberfest, Gothic architecture, unlimited Autobahn speeds, romantic day cruises on the Danube and Rhine Rivers, and many more destina…
Questions related to airports themselves rather than "airlines" and "air-travel", which have their own tags. "Airport-transfer" is also covered by a separate tag.
For questions relating to the topic of Europe as a whole, or at least a large part of it.
Questions regarding permitted or forbidden activities in various places, including unforeseen technicalities.
Travel related to the South Asian country of India. Also known as Hindustan or Bharat. The country is known for its diverse geography, languages, cuisines, climate and culture.
A short-stay visa issued for the Schengen area by any Schengen state.
Country in Western Europe known for food, culture, and architecture, with a Mediterranean coast and Paris as its capital and largest city.
A type of visa often required to pass through one country in a short period of time if it's necessary to get to another country. Don't forget to include your citizenship when asking!
An island nation in East Asia known for many aspects of its unique culture and having one of the world's largest cities, Tokyo as its capital.
For questions specifically about people travelling with US passports.
This is the single consolidated UK visa type that covers all aspects where a person comes to the UK for tourism, visiting family/friends, job interviews, business trips, some forms of academic researc…
The processes of making, modifying, checking, cancelling, and disputing reservations for accommodation, tickets, etc in advance.
Questions about minimizing costs and expenditure when spending the least money is a high priority.
Websites and downloadable content related to travel online. Prefer a more specific tag where relevant (for details see `tag info`).
People's Republic of China, the world's most populous country and the largest in East Asia (capital: Beijing).
Companies which offer air transport services. Prefer a specific tag where available (see `tag info`).
Questions about the outbreak of Covid-19 disease, the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, and related travel restrictions, border closures, ticket cancellations and other difficulties.
Transportation of travellers by private or privately-hired road vehicle. Where the driver is not travelling (but rather working, eg not ‘self-drive’) consider the [taxis] tag instead. Is not applicabl…
The period of time spent waiting for a connection (unlike stopover this is not chosen by the traveller).