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Can my 10 year ban be overridden by my new Canadian citizenship?

Your Canadian citizenship does not make you a new person and the rules apply based on your personal identity. But the ban in this specific case only applies to visa applications. The mandatory ...
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Can I get UK visitor visa using personal loan?

This is a very bad idea and is 100% certain to result in a refusal. You’ll be wasting the £100 application fee, and a refusal on your travel history would make it (much) harder to get a visa in future....
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How to get from Watford to London and back to airport

I haven't done detailed comparisons, but I suspect you would be best off splitting this into two — a London Travelcard from Watford allowing you to travel to London and then spend the day on whatever ...
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Exchange Options for Zambian Kwacha (ZMW) to British Pounds (GBP) in Bristol?

The Zambian kwacha is too minor and inflationary for most companies in the UK to want to deal with. Your best bet would probably to reach out directly to the Zambian community in the UK via groups ...
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Can you travel to Ireland with an UK + Schengen Visa (if you are Indian and are travelling from Austria)?

Timatic, the database used by airlines to check for documentation requirements says: Travelling to Ireland Passport Passport required. Document Validity: Passports and other documents accepted for ...
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Overstayed in UK on student visa

Should I be concerned about my past history in UK? Yes. Overstaying with voluntary departure would attract an automatic 12 month entry ban. However, entry may still be refused if the border officer ...
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Travel agents adding fees on after a quote

Is there anything I can do ? Leave negative reviews on sites like tripadvisor, trustpilot, etc Next time do your homework and read the reviews that other people have written If any possible book ...
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Exchange Options for Zambian Kwacha (ZMW) to British Pounds (GBP) in Bristol?

Zambian Kwacha is not supported by the regular travel currency exchanges or the UK postal office. You may want to try one of the larger commercial banks or major hotel chains, but you should probably ...
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UK/US dual citizen reentering US

The scenario you describe seems to be making more trouble for yourself than need be. In order to enter the US with a UK passport you will need an ESTA (this applies to entry by all routes after ...
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Travel agents adding fees on after a quote

Is there anything I can do ? I would ... Collect evidence. Write down exactly each occasion when I contacted them (phone email etc), the date and time, who I spoke to and what I said and what they ...

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