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Requirements to authorize children to travel across borders

As far as I'm aware, the US does not officially require a letter of consent for most minor children travelling with one adult. The reason for the Mexican/Canadian exception is that minors travelling ...
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I know I can travel with an I 551 down but When does it actually expire

Your US immigration visa endorsed by an entry stamp becomes an evidence of your LPR status and is valid as such for a year from entry (when you acquired the status). So for example: if you were ...
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Taking my young nephew to his homeland for a visit

Both of you need proper documentation to enter X. Since you are both citizens of X, that should be straight forward for most countries. Make sure that X allows dual citizenship (not all countries do). ...
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Leaving Mumbai airport departure premises before check in

Provided you haven't checked in to your flight, you can just walk towards arrival area. If a guard (CISF) stops you, you can explain the circumstances. If the bags are checked in, contact airline ...
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Leaving Mumbai airport departure premises before check in

Airports are split into "landside" and "airside". These are separated by security. In almost all airports you can enter and leave the "landside" area at any time. In ...
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Which pairs of countries are connected by land but can't be connected by car?

Canada and Denmark have recently announced that they will divide Hans Island between them. Hans Island is a small uninhabited island in the middle of the Nares Strait between Greenland and Ellesmere ...
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Will my travel history in Africa and Uzbekistan affect my ability to get a US visa?

Your chances to get a US tourism visa is a matter of opinion, and opinions are off-topic for this site. Still, two aspects of your application are troublesome; both suggest that your application for a ...
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Will I not be allowed to enter Germany without health insurance?

Having medical insurance that covers your time in Germany is technically mandatory. However if you don't need a visa for Germany (for example because you are a US citizen), you will not be asked to ...
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Travelling to France with an expired German identity card

One important thing is that in France, unlike Germany, there is no obligation to carry or even hold any specific type of identification document. And as an EU citizen, you also have very extensive ...
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Country of residence? MVV form - The Netherlands

No. Based on what you've written in the question, you are travelling to Tanzania for a short time to collect the visa, but your home address will still be in Mauritius. The question asks where you ...
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Travelling to France with an expired German identity card

Certain agreements do exist (including with France), but there is no guarantee that travel is possible with an expired ID. Therefore the recommendation is to travel only with a valid travel document. ...
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Do I actually need to show a proof of plane ticket for applying a Schengen Visa for Germany?

TL; dr If your trip is for tourism, you must have a "valid and confirmed flight reservation" to apply for a visa. More detail Germany is part of the Schengen Area, and citizens of India ...
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Can one get a refund for their airplane ticket if their visa is rejected?

In case you really need to get a ticket up front, you have a few different choices here. Buy a refundable tickets. This may or may not be a good option, since these are often very expensive (compared ...
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Can one get a refund for their airplane ticket if their visa is rejected?

If you are buying something that you know you may need a refund for, and the vendor sells two versions of it, one refundable and one not, you must buy the refundable one even if it costs more. You ...
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Online check-in not permitted due to my nationality?

Several airlines have published that people who need visa have to check in at the airport in person with all pertinent paperwork. Others who come from the same countries and might have permanent ...
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Within EU we can stay in another EU country for 3 months, when does the period reset?

When can I go back and keep living in that country after leaving when my 90 days is done? There is no strict 90-day limit, nor a strict 3-month limit. There is a right to reside for up to three ...
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