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Do many Japanese people speak Korean?

No. Most Japanese people do NOT speak Korean. However, the English language is a required subject in the Japanese secondary education; although English education has not gone very well for Japanese ...
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Direct flights between SE/E Asia and South America

I'm afraid you can stop hoping, because with current airplane technology, direct flights between East or Southeast Asia and South America are effectively impossible. The maximum practical range of ...
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Can immigration officers in airports make exceptions for citizens of a Covid-19-struck state who are not resident there?

Israeli passport holders generally aren't allowed to enter almost any country. Your assumption is false. Most (not all, but most) countries determine who's allowed to enter based on where they have ...
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Direct flights between SE/E Asia and South America

Is going via Australia or New Zealand not an option? Qantas 27 runs direct from Sydney to Santiago, Chile every other day, while LAN Chile 800 runs the same route daily with an intermediate stop in ...
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Are there budget repositioning cruises from anywhere in East or Southeast Asia to Australia later in 2017?

No, you're not going to find anything cost-competitive with LCCs, meaning a few hundred dollars. (That would barely get you from Sydney to Brisbane.) You can count the number of SE Asia to Australia ...
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Which cities are connected by direct flights between Mexico and Asia?

I plugged "Mexico, anywhere" to "China, anywhere" for a random Friday in August into Skyscanner, and it only throws up one-stop connections - no direct flights. Ditto going to South Korea, India, ...
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How to know which East Asian country accepts tourists who resided in Thailand since the Covid-19 pandemic started?

You can look at https://travelbans.org/crossing-rules/?from=Thailand to see which countries are accessible from Thailand, or https://www.iatatravelcentre.com/international-travel-document-news/...
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North Korean themed theme parks

I think the closest you would get to a North Korean themed park and North Korea itself would be Imjingak Pyeonghoa-Nuri Park and other nearby attractions. There's nothing like Splendid China out ...
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Direct flights between SE/E Asia and South America

The only flight I know of along that route is on AeroMexico; Narita - Mexico City (AMX57), Mexico City - Lima (AMX48). That is a nearly 12 hour flight on the 787-800. Other than that, all other ...
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Which cities are connected by direct flights between Mexico and Asia?

https://www.flightconnections.com/flights-from-mexico-city-mex lists the following direct flight from MEX airport to Asia: MEX -> ICN MEX -> IST (in Europe but a few kms away from Asia without ...
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Direct flights between SE/E Asia and South America

Thanks to the Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft's aviation range, Japan's airlines All Nippon Airways [ANA] flies the NRT-MEX route same as Aeromexico's AMX57, since 15th February 2017. ANA's article ...
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