MikkaRin
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Where this picture was taken ~100 years ago?
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This one looks like the one on your image. The name of this building is Kamenez (Wikipedia: Kamianets-Podilskyi). Location: Photo of our days:

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Do Russians smile at each other?
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Yes, it's true. In general, Russians never smile without a reason. No, you will not insult anybody in Russia if you smile. But, in some cases it can be assessed as rude or strange. For example, if ...

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What does this Chinese character 天 mean on my visa?
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I think it means "days". It's just a name of the field "days after entry" on chinese language. "Duration of each stay 090 days"

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Which embassy will most likely provide a multiple entry Schengen visa?
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May be you will be interested in this data. It's old by still shows dynamic how easy is getting visa C in the Schengen countries. Portugal and Netherlands looks like the best choises. Data from here:...

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Are airlines legally obligated to feed passengers without charging?
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I was flying from Singapore to New Zealand (11 hours). Jetstar will not feed you without additional charge. This is company policy. They won't even bring you tea or coffee without charging. In ...

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Who are these people in gray robes and shaved heads with South Korean Passports?
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He is Buddist. Buddists in Korea wear grey and red robes, despite of the most asian countries where the popular color is yellow and orange.

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Transit through Beijing - Languages?
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Airport in Beijing is international. All signs used Chinese and English. Airport staff mostly able to speak English. Road from airport to city center will takes about 20 minutes on Airport Express. ...

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How much does it cost for a visitor visa to Saudi Arabia?
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The visa fee is one hundred and eight U.S. dollars ($108.00) for U.S. passport holders; for non-U.S. passport holders the fee is fifty-four U.S. dollars ($54.00) for a single entry and one hundred ...

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Sheremetyevo (SVO) Airport transit zone temperature
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Inside the airport transit zone the temperature is normal, and you probably do not need a coat there. However, you should remember, that some airlines don't use the jetway/airbridge, so you might ...

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Trekking in Georgian Tusheti region? Safety?
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You are quite safe if you have no European good-looking girls in your company. If you have such girls you might be in big trouble, because Bride kidnapping is still a popular ritual in Georgia and ...

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Israeli passport on ferry from China to Taiwan
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The answer on your question: YES As written on Taiwan's goverment website you may enter to Taiwan for up to 90 days without visa. With multiple entry visa to China you may return to Xiamen as well....

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What were the loud sirens I heard in South Korea?
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I think there is explanation of your question http://guidetokorea.wordpress.com/2011/11/15/air-raid-sirens-in-seoul-no-cause-for-alarm/ the siren will most likely only ever be a test out here. ...

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Must I register if I am not required to have a visa for entering Russia?
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Hello @JuanIgnacioIglesias and welcome to Russia. You should be registered in Moscow, if you'll stay there more than 7 days. It doesn't depends do you require visa or not. Registration in Moscow is ...

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What to do in Bangkok during midnight stopover
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From airport to center of Bangkok you may go by using skytrain. It's the fastest and easiest way. After 9 pm, all normal places already closed. And at the midnight the only places are open is a ...

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Is there a tool to find all nonstop flights to one destination?
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Use Google. It invented an awesome service for searching flights. Just type in a google search - 'flights from mumbai' and it will return you a list of non-stop flights from mumbai. If you want to ...

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List all non-stop flights between any European city and city X?
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Use Google. It invented an awesome service for searching flights. Just type in a google search - 'flights from mumbai' and it will return you a list of non-stop flights from mumbai. If you want to ...

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Traveling to South Korea, Should I buy a type C or F plug adapter?
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Both of them will be ok. However, on my opinion, I would prefer type C, because it has more flexibility in using. Also type C can be used in a lot of countries. If you travel a lot it's a big ...

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Is it allowed to bathe at Grjótagjá?
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Bathing in the cave dates back to the 18th century when the Icelandic outlaw Jón Markússon lived in the area and bathe there. Until the 1970s many Icelanders bathed at Grjótagjá, men in one cave ...

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How to safely transport money?
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Don't use cash. Its can be stolen really easy. I may recomend the way I usually deal with my money in every trip First of all, you need some cash on your hands. Buy some junk food and souvenirs in ...

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Is it possible to view the ships buried under the Financial District in San Francisco?
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This article(http://www.sfgenealogy.com/sf/history/hgshp1.htm) describes history of those ships - most of them was ruined during constructions or conserved and burried under buildings.

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Does going to Russia on a travel visa require providing the proof of hotel booking at the border?
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As far as I know, on crossing the Russian border you do not need to tell the exact address where you will be staying. Before crossing the border, you should fill in a migration card - there will be a ...

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Is there anywhere I can exchange Russian currency while outside Russia?
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The best way is to find a russian community in your country/city. Many russains send money back to Russia, so they have accounts in russian banks. They also can use roubles during home visit. I'm ...

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How to appeal a refused Schengen visa?
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First you should call to embassy and ask them about the reason of rejection. In common visa can be rejected if there was some errors in documents or not all documents was served to embassy. Also ...

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Visa for Gibraltar
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It depends of your nationality *Nationals of China (People’s Rep.), India, Mongolia and Russia holding valid multiple entry Schengen visas can enter Gibraltar without a visa for a max. stay of 21 ...

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Shopping districts in Beijing
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I hope this article will help you http://www.travelchinaguide.com/cityguides/beijing/shopping.htm You can also use these maps http://www.chinatouristmaps.com/shopping/beijing.html - it's really ...

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How to obtain tickets for Cancun to Havana flight?
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Use cubajet.com to buy tickets online. This service supports payment by Visa and MasterCard. Also you may use Maestro card. As alternative, you always may buy tickets directly in airport. There are ...

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What's the process to get an Indonesian tourist visa for a US citizen?
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You may get visa when you'll arrive in Indonesia http://www.embassyofindonesia.org/consular/voa.htm

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Do you need a visa to transit Abu Dhabi airport?
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You need transit visa only if you want to go out from the airport to the city. If you stay in airport, you will be in a transit zone without passing the boarder. In this case you no need to have ...

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Munich Airport transit on two separate tickets
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Munchen airport is relatively small and it has no common transfer zone between two terminals. For you it means that you must pass the border during arrival. It will takes a time (it depends of ...

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How to get from Put-O to Kyaing Tong
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I can suggest you way by air: Move from Putao to Mandalay (flight K7625 Air KBZ) 45m + 1h 15m Move from Mandalay to Keng Tung (flight W9425 Air Bagan) 1h 05m

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