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Repeated personal visits to US - is it a problem?

When is the safest date or month should I be travelling to US to visit my friends or relatives again? Unfortunately, the answer is "no one knows". In contrast to most other countries, the ...
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I was denied entry in the UK - is my visa cancelled?

Is my visa cancelled? No. Your visa is not cancelled. You would have been given paperwork and the visa in your passport would have been stamped ‘Cancelled’ … or is my visa ok? Your visa is ok ...
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Refused entry into the UK

Assuming you want to travel to the UK for tourism, you do not need to apply for a visa. However, the UK government suggests that it might be prudent for you to get one anyway. https://www.gov.uk/check-...
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Refused entry into the UK

I had someone who works for a law firm in London that said the longest duration that one needs after being refused entry is within 10 years That law firm person doesn't know what they're talking ...
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Can I bring fish products from Indonesia to Germany?

Yes, travellers to the EU can bring in up to 20 kilograms of fish products. Cooked potato (kentang) products are also OK. Your friend will definitely want to put the sambal in checked luggage. If ...
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I was denied entry in the UK - is my visa cancelled?

Your visa is NOT cancelled, so you can use it for future travel before it expires. Very few hotels will accept lone 17-year olds, however, so double-check that before trying again
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Immigration and customs requirements on entering JFK (self-transfer)

As dda wrote, you will undergo immigration and customs checks at your first port of entry into the US, JFK in your case. Since you have separately ticketed flights, things will go like this: Deplane ...
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Why do Irish authorities check passports of those entering Britain?

There is a very long established legal relationship between the UK and the Republic of Ireland called the “Common Travel Area” which provides for internal travel between the 2 countries without a ...
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Refused entry into the UK

You'd be best to check the requirements using the UK Gov website as it varies depending on which country you are arriving from and your nationality: https://www.gov.uk/uk-border-control https://www....
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Can I enter the US with a Canadian passport, without my green card?

Yes. Citizens of Canada do not need an ESTA to enter the US, so you will be able to check in and make it as far as US immigration using only your Canadian passport. Presuming you are flying from a ...
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I was denied entry in the UK - is my visa cancelled?

I can understand this is stressful but to answer your question and for everyone else please refer to this document published by UK Govt here Inspection Border Controls This page 23 states what is ...
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Entering the UK by air and leaving by train?

No, you will be fine, your exit will be recorded While the UK doesn't have routine physical exit checks, every transport company must send Advanced Passenger Information to UK Visas and Immigration. ...
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Will an overstay and ban in Australia affect travel to Singapore?

The truth is that we do not know, here are a lot of factors that go into the equation : As @Giacomo Catenazzi states: Note: it is confidential which information country shares (and at what level). We ...
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Can I take a desktop PC as a carry-on from USA to India (layover in UK)? What is the safest way to pack and carry it?

Strictly speaking, travelling with it is just a matter of packaging it for easy transport, and then hauling it on to the plane. There's nothing about it that would cause particular problems, since you ...
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Can I book a flight with 1 passport to leave a country but on arriving at the destination country use a different passport for entry?

While this is an old question, this may still be useful for future readers: For ages, you did not need to provide passport info at all when booking a flight, and this is still the case in many ...
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Can I book a flight with 1 passport to leave a country but on arriving at the destination country use a different passport for entry?

I do this regularly. French citizens can have 2 passports, a facility I have been using for 2 decades. Only once have I been asked about the discrepancy – and that was not about the number I input in ...
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Can I leave South Africa before 90 days and go back for another month?

If you were to leave and come back, my understanding is that you would be able to leave South Africa and go back and be eligible for another 90 days, however, if your frequent visits start to look ...
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Can I transit through the US before the trip whose details were used for an ESTA application?

Request an ESTA for July now. Once you have an ESTA, you have an ESTA; it covers all trips to the US, not merely those with the same details as those you applied for in your first trip. If you don't ...
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Immigration and customs requirements on entering JFK (self-transfer)

You enter the US on the first stop, unless you have been pre-cleared by US CBP at departure. CBP has pre-clearance in Abu Dhabi, but not in Dubai, I believe. So you'll have to pass through passport ...
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Will an overstay and ban in Australia affect travel to Singapore?

Because you are visa-free, you will probably not see an ICA officer. Before you leave the Philippines, you need to fill out an online form, the SG Arrival Card & Health Declaration, and submit it ...
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