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What happens if my Zurich public transportation ticket expires while I am traveling?
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When your ticket expires, you become a hare exactly at that spot. It does not matter that the ticket was valid when you boarded. Buy another ticket from the driver, SBB app on your mobile phone, or, ...

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Do wheelchair-accessible aircraft exist?
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Sleeper seats are surely more expensive than cramped economy class but some airlines do offer them. While you say you cannot sit on any other chair, I assume probably you can fly lying down. Some ...

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Are there any retrocomputing museums in the former Eastern Bloc countries?
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There is Apple musseum in Prague, Czech Republic. I have seen computers like 1984 year Macintosh 128k there so it should probably qualify.

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How punctual are Swiss trains?
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The normal service of trains and buses is accurate within a just a few minutes interval, and most typically it is really so. However if something happens, much longer delays are possible, and this "...

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Japan Map App. How to get around?
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Osmand Android app worked for us very well. It is possible to pre-download maps for the whole Japan in advance and then it works fully offline. It makes sense to put all planned hotels and points of ...

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When traveling to Japan, which problems can one encounter for not speaking any Japanese when it comes to reaching all major tourist attractions?
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When you take train, be able to tell at least your destination (or, even better, have it also printed down in Japanese). The railway staff will always be able to sell you the ticket and tell the track ...

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Train and bus costs in Switzerland
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Most of Swiss residents who use public transport have the half price card ("halbtax") that reduces the price as much as twice. It is valid in all trains and most of the buses. As you have the living ...

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What do I lose by not booking flights through a travel agent?
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Flight booking websites tend to push connecting flights via hub, even if there are also multiple direct flights between your airports. For instance, check your favorite website trying to book a ...

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How to deal with a loud fridge when staying in a studio apartment/hotel?
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If you do not have much food, it is often possible to put the food on the window shelf from the outer side for the night. and switch the refrigerator off. For the day, when it may be much warmer and ...

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Alternative to trains in Japan
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A day after typhoon, with no bus and no train available at that day, we took taxi between Myiazu and Fukuchyama (somewhat about 50 km I think). The driver discussed something over his phone and, I ...

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Where to get data-only SIM in Japan
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There were no problems to buy the data only SIM card right in the Osaka-Kansai airport and even have seen SIM card vending machines in Kyoto. You need to know how to configure mobile data access ...

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