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changing planes at the airport, but not exiting it, please use the "layovers" tag instead.
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Applying for and using the combined tourism and business visa for the United States, the most common US visa. It does not allow the bearer to work in the USA.
Electronic System for Travel Authorization, an online application you must fill if you wish to travel to the US under the Visa Waiver Program. This tag is about the application; for the program itself…
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Questions about withdrawing, exchanging, and handling money, encompassing any financial instrument accepted as form of payment for good and services.
A country in southern Europe most known for its classical historic sites, food, coasts, and the Alps in the north.
For questions related to "hotels" specifically rather than "accommodation" generally. See also the "hostels" tag.
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Keeping out of danger, risk, or injury. Use with questions about people; when referring to things, use "security" instead.
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The most common type of visa, issued to visitors for the purpose of sightseeing.
Preventing illness and injury while travelling and how to deal with them if they do occur. Where appropriate use a more specific tag (examples under `tag info`).
The checks and scans for illegal or dangerous items required at airports for passengers and baggage.
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Questions dealing with any and all aspects of food and drink except water, for which use tag [tap-water] and alcoholic beverages, for which use tag [alcohol].
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Travel by city buses as well as long-distance buses, which also known as coaches.
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Questions about application forms both paper and electronic, application processes, etc. Not for software apps.
The capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom.
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Renting a car. For renting anything else use the "rental" tag instead.
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Issues that arise from having more than one passport, usually during immigration and visa processing.
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Issues with taking your mobile phone with you, and buying a phone, SIM card, or cellular data plan in another country.
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A US program that allows citizens of specific countries to visit the United States for tourism or business purposes without a visa.
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For questions specifically about people travelling with United Kingdom passports.
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Country in northern Eurasia, largest country in the world, covering more than 1/8 of the Earth's inhabited land area.
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A country mainly in southern Europe on the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, bordering Portugal, France, Andorra, Gibraltar and Morocco.
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Locations of border crossings between countries, whether and when they are open, who may cross, and what must be done in order to cross.
For question about getting from A to B and open to any means or comparing various means. For specific modes see `tag info`.
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Things to do while preparing for your trip, including planning where to go, budgeting, etc.
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Hints for solving a variety of travel issues, especially problems that require experiential knowledge to solve or are not covered by traditional travel books or resources.
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Car-related travel questions. See also the "car-rental", "driving", and "road-trips" tags.
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Questions about baggage brought into an airplane cabin with the passenger, also known as "carry-on luggage" or "cabin luggage."
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A country located at the centre of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia
Where connections, typically between flights, leave little margin (such as close to Minimum Connection Times between terminals).
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A large country straddling the border between Europe and Asia, with Ankara as the capital.
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For questions covering various or special accommodation types. Prefer a more specific tag or tags where relevant (for details see `tag info`).
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For questions relating to the European Union as an economic and political entity.
Covers questions about all kinds of plastic cards used like money: ATM cards, charge cards, credit cards, debit cards, EFTPOS, etc.
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The capital and largest city of France
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Buying financial protection to protect against problems which may arise on a trip, including but not limited to theft or injury.
The practice of remaining in a country longer than allowed by one's stay permit (visa or residency card).
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