Burhan Khalid
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Visa to visit Saudi Arabia from Bahrain for an Indian passport holder
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Transit visas are not applicable to you (you would need a permanent resident visa in a bordering country (other than Qatar) to apply for a transit visa), there are also no visas on arrival for Saudi ...

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Can people on the same ticket separately check-in at airline counter?
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Each person is issued a separate ticket, you may all be on the same reservation, that is, have the same confirmation number but each passenger is given an individual ticket, even if they don't occupy ...

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Do staple holes in front cover of the passport mean it's damaged?
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This happened to me as well and also via a third-party visa processing center (VFS in my case). There was a staple punched on the first page, which has my photo. The holes were in the machine ...

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Booking a rent-a-car through VPN (different location)
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There are a lot of issues with doing this, and getting a cheaper rate may not be the end result. In short, don't do it because it won't help with the rates. Here are just some reasons why this is not ...

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How can a travel agent issue cheap tickets just a few hours before a flight?
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My close friend (who is a licensed travel agent) tells me that "last minute bookings for cheap" means that the agent is trying to offload seats that they have already paid for, as Kate mentioned. ...

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Is there a way to find out which runway is used by which flight on a particular day/date?
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There are many factors that determine the runway in operation. The primary one that Greg mentioned is the direction of prevailing winds. Aircraft take off and land into the wind. There are other ...

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What is the intended use of the water hose in Indian restrooms?
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Its for cleaning yourself, and is not limited to India. They are also common in the Middle East, and there are also portable versions people take with them when traveling. Cleaning with toilet paper ...

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Late Check In rules
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This happened to me before, and the rule is you have to be at the airport at the original check in time, irrespective of the actual flight departure time. There are many reasons for this, but the ...

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Can an Indian travel to India with 50 days before passport expires?
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To answer your two questions: Can she travel from the US to India via Doha, Qatar with passport validity of only 50 days? Yes. The passport is valid for entry into India till the day its valid (the ...

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Can anyone please clarify my doubts regarding tourist Visa to Australia - Business Stream
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If you need to visit Australia for holidays, you need to apply as a normal tourist visa (600 - Tourist Stream). The link provides a list of documents but in summary you need to show the following: A ...

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Hard-case suitcase, that doesn't open at the side
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I think your main question is, how to access the contents of the bag, without having to split it open, thus minimizing the space required to access internal contents. The design of these bags is for ...

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Where in Seattle can I withdraw Euros?
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Your bank card is only good on ATMs and POS machines; and since there are no ATMs in Seattle that dispense EUR, there is little or no hope there. Your next option, is to possibly try to get a cash ...

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Kuwait - practical difference between e-visa and visa on arrival?
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The e-visa does not allow extensions, vs. the normal visit visa. They are both valid for 3 months (initial stay). There is an additional fee for the e-visa (it may not apply to everyone). The fee is ...

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About Visa for academic conference in Dubai/Abu-Dhabi
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Every passenger that has a passport, needs a visa (if a visa is required at all). If you do need a visa (it depends on your nationality), then you need the normal tourist visa as there are no ...

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Difference between Economy (R) and Economy (L)
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The fare class differs for international or within Europe flights. Economy Class on AF are the following: Within Europe: Economy Flexible (U, K, H, L, T) - no minimum stay, cannot cancel, change ...

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Schengen visa appeal successful after visit is over
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I would keep a record of the appeal submission and the result. This will be useful as sometimes you are asked if you were ever denied a visa and you can provide this evidence that you were denied, but ...

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Is it legal in Spain for a male airport security guard to ask you to lift up your blouse and swab your bare stomach?
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Is it actually legal to ask me to lift up my blouse, as I find it a bit indecent? Yes, its "legal" because it is not against the law. The security personnel have asked me to remove shoes, belt, lift ...

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Passport-related question
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As long as your old passport has a valid endorsement (like a visa stamp), you should carry it with you. At the border, ask the immigration officer if you need to transfer the visa to your new ...

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Routes from each airport
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You can call the API directly and get the result as a JSON document: https://www.kayak.com/s/run/routes/api?airport=LAX&tm=201808

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Can I present statements from two different accounts as proof of funds?
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There are a few things that the officer is looking for when they look at your bank statements: Does your income and expenses match what you have stated in the application, and what you have provided ...

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Transit Visa request from Kuwait to Croatia with passport less than 6 month to go
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No. Airline Crewmembers and seamen are given special status for visa processing. You will not have any issues.

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Do I need a Kuwait transit visa as an Indian national?
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No you do not. Kuwait offers visa free transits. For transits of 8 hours or more, you will be accommodated at the airside transit hotel. The timatic database confirms with the following: Transit -...

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Short transit time in Frankfurt
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It's enough if you are traveling on one ticket, issued by one airline, as the airline has the responsibility of making sure there is sufficient and reasonable time for you to make the connection, and ...

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Transit visa in India for Bangladeshi
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As per Timatic, they are entitled to TWOV (transit without visa) if they do not leave the airport: Destination - Bangladesh (BD) Passport Passport required. Document Validity: ...

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Business travel to the USA with demonstration items
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The B1 visa has such provisions already built-in: As a B-1 visa holder, you can temporarily bring goods or products into the United States to solicit orders but you cannot sell them or make ...

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What happens if you swab positive for a drug sample at Canadian airports even if you don’t have anything on you?
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Just because your bag is triggered doesn't mean you will be in trouble. I bought a backpack at Heathrow duty free while in transit to the US which triggered a positive hit on the explosive wand - ...

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Proper clothing for rather pale person in very hot and sunny climate
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As someone raised in the Middle East, this topic is close to heart. General Tips: Loose fitting, long sleeves and pants legs. Wear an undershirt if you are like me and tend to sweat profusely. Carry ...

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Dress for First Class?
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Not to dampen your spirits, but the experience of first class depends chiefly on the airplane you are flying on, and flights on your itinerary are all flown on either the 737, A320 or other similar ...

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How much money do you have in savings (in GBP)?
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Savings is: Saving is income not spent, or deferred consumption. Methods of saving include putting money aside in, for example, a deposit account, a pension account, an investment fund, or as ...

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Transit facility at Kuwait Airport
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There are no sleeping places at the current* airport, and the air transit hotel that Mark mentions is only accessible to you if you are in transit for more than 8 hours. You also need a special pass ...

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