A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
changing planes at the airport, but not exiting it, please use the "layovers" tag instead.
Questions about withdrawing, exchanging, and handling money, encompassing any financial instrument accepted as form of payment for good and services.
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…
A country in southern Europe most known for its classical historic sites, food, coasts, and the Alps in the north.
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.
Keeping out of danger, risk, or injury. Use with questions about people; when referring to things, use "security" instead.
The checks and scans for illegal or dangerous items required at airports for passengers and baggage.
For questions related to "hotels" specifically rather than "accommodation" generally. See also the "hostels" tag.
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`).
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].
The most common type of visa, issued to visitors for the purpose of sightseeing.
The capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom.
Travel by city buses as well as long-distance buses, which also known as coaches.
Renting a car. For renting anything else use the "rental" tag instead.
Issues with taking your mobile phone with you, and buying a phone, SIM card, or cellular data plan in another country.
Issues that arise from having more than one passport, usually during immigration and visa processing.
A US program that allows citizens of specific countries to visit the United States for tourism or business purposes without a visa.
Country in northern Eurasia, largest country in the world, covering more than 1/8 of the Earth's inhabited land area.
Questions about application forms both paper and electronic, application processes, etc. Not for software apps.
For questions specifically about people travelling with United Kingdom passports.
For question about getting from A to B and open to any means or comparing various means. For specific modes see `tag info`.
A country mainly in southern Europe on the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, bordering Portugal, France, Andorra, Gibraltar and Morocco.
Things to do while preparing for your trip, including planning where to go, budgeting, etc.
Locations of border crossings between countries, whether and when they are open, who may cross, and what must be done in order to cross.
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.
Car-related travel questions. See also the "car-rental", "driving", and "road-trips" tags.
Questions about baggage brought into an airplane cabin with the passenger, also known as "carry-on luggage" or "cabin luggage."
For questions covering various or special accommodation types. Prefer a more specific tag or tags where relevant (for details see `tag info`).
Where connections, typically between flights, leave little margin (such as close to Minimum Connection Times between terminals).
A large country straddling the border between Europe and Asia, with Ankara as the capital.
A country located at the centre of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia
Covers questions about all kinds of plastic cards used like money: ATM cards, charge cards, credit cards, debit cards, EFTPOS, etc.
Travel with children of all ages from infants to toddlers to teenagers.
For questions relating to the European Union as an economic and political entity.