Dennis
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Can I travel on the same ESTA?
18 votes

If you read the answer to the first question in the Updating your ESTA section of the CBP's ESTA FAQ you'll see that a new ESTA application is required if your answer to any of the Yes/No questions in ...

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Is there a possibility to preserve an unused Indian mobile number for a period of time?
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I think you are misinterpreting what the Indian government regulation says. It does not require the carrier to deactivate your account after 90 days of inactivity, it only requires the carrier to not ...

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What is the biggest altitude difference between two points visible from each other and where are they?
14 votes

You can see Kangchenjunga's peak, at 8,586 m above MSL, from the top of Durpin Hill near Kalimpong, at 1,372 m. That's a difference of 7,214 m. I have a picture of this somewhere which I'll attach if ...

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Entering and exiting Canada with different travel documents
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13 votes

This is not an issue because there is no system yet. The current state of exit reporting in Canada is described here. While Canada does get reports of third-country nationals exiting via the land ...

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Traveling to US with ESTA but have an Iranian father. Do I need a visa instead?
11 votes

This is the full answer about "dual national" from the VWP Improvement FAQ cited by another answer: How is “dual citizen” or “dual national” defined? What if I was born in a country, but never ...

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Can you name those countries on Schengen visa?
9 votes

The list of current EU country codes and former abbreviations can be found here, or if that doesn't work then maybe here, or as a very last resort here is an ad-laden screenshot image of the relevant ...

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tourist visa application for second wife to Canadian permanent resident
9 votes

I'm going to dissent a bit from the general gist here since I'm not so sure this is all that complicated. If your friend had married both wives prior to coming to Canada CIC would only have recognized ...

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What happens if the electronic chip on your passport is broken at a port of entry to the US under the Visa Waiver Program?
8 votes

The USA only started to install software to read chip data in the APC kiosks at select airports a few months ago, and first equipped CBP officers' desks with similar software even fewer months ago at ...

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How can I charge my UK electric toothbrush in the USA?
7 votes

Look at the underside of the charger to see if the voltage range includes 110 Volts. If it is 220-240V only it is very unlikely to work in the USA with just plug adapters. Unfortunately, Oral-B ...

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Missed country on Global Entry application
7 votes

I made a (maybe) more serious omission on my NEXUS application, in that I'm legally a Mexican resident with a nominal second residential address there but I failed to include that address in the 5 ...

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Is it possible to use UK/EU lanes as a Registered Traveller the first time you enter the UK after applying?
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6 votes

Your understanding is correct, the first entry after your online application is approved needs to be via the non-EU queue. The immigration officer you see on that entry will actually complete your ...

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How to prepare for driving on the opposite side for the first time, after decades driving on the other side
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I've been in that situation (more than once, in fact) and don't think you should worry too much since most people seem to get along. I can't think of any way to practice before you get there, but I ...

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Are trains stopping between stations to let passengers board/alight just a Canadian thing?
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I've seen this on the Polar Bear Express between Cochrane and Moosonee, Ontario, though that is an Ontario Northland train rather than Via. Virtually all the "stations" between those two are flag ...

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Can Europeans reset their "time in Canada" clock by visiting the US?
6 votes

In the Canadian law your authorized period of stay in Canada begins on the date you enter the country and ends at the earlier of the date you were permitted to stay until or the date you leave Canada. ...

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Should I renew my ESTA if my point of contact has changed?
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6 votes

The circumstances that require a new ESTA are listed here and include only: passport change name change gender change citizenship change something happens (e.g. criminal conviction, overstay) that ...

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Can I enter the USA from mexico, by car, without a passport, if I am 16 years old and a citizen? I am traveling for a missionary trip
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The requirements for Americans entering into and returning from Mexico are here. Notice that they say you are required to have a passport to return to the US if you are 16 or over, and if you see ...

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If we miss a connection in Toronto what should we expect the airline to do?
5 votes

I can tell you what happens when no EU flight segment is involved, as this should be the worst case. Air Canada once sold me a Zihuatanejo->Mexico City->Toronto flight with a mid-afternoon 45 minute ...

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Transporting someone else's goods across US border
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5 votes

I have done this once, the FAQ entry I worked from is here. Your parents need to have: A notarized letter from you authorizing your parents to carry the stuff on your behalf. A copy of your passport ...

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USA customs and immigration
5 votes

To answer the last bit of your question, if you are carrying duty-free liquor from the UK in your hand luggage you'll want to move it to your checked luggage while you have the opportunity in customs. ...

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Does Mexico issue exit stamps at airports, or only at land borders?
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There are no exit immigration formalities that would attract a stamp in Mexico for Mexicans or foreign visitors, but there are for foreign residents of Mexico leaving by air. A visitor to Mexico ...

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US Border With EU Wife
4 votes

You should join the same line. Some things, like the $10,000 cash reporting requirement, apply to the family/group as a whole so they'll want to see you together. The family names don't matter: some ...

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Which lane to enter on this roundabout? (UK)
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In this particular case I think the right lane should enter the rightmost of the three while the left should enter the center lane of the three. This is the exit ramp from M1 south, so the only ...

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Is NEXUS going to start accepting applications now that the US-Canada border is open?
3 votes

For what it's worth, NEXUS enrollment centers in the United States are now scheduling appointments for interviews beginning November 29, 2021. Locations in Canada are still closed for appointments at ...

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Canada: Entry by vehicle
3 votes

You are probably good to go, though you might be harassed a bit more than usual. For the trip into Canada across the land border what is required of a US citizen is proof of citizenship and a photo ...

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Customs officer stamp for one year
3 votes

The regulations for a B-1/B-2 visitor, at 8 CFR 214.2(b), allow admissions of up to one year to be granted in that status. Six months is more of a minimum for a B-2 entry, if your mom asked for a long ...

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UK stamp in my US passport is illegible; how can it be clarified?
3 votes

That is a standard UK admission stamp for a tourist, here is a slightly clearer image of one that Google found. It says you can stay for six months, or until 21 Jan 2018 given their definition of "six ...

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Can I avoid a full body scan going through security with a Nexus card?
3 votes

In Canadian airports there is a Nexus line at security which you access by showing the card. In US airports there is a TSA PreCheck queue you can enter if your boarding pass has a TSA Pre logo printed ...

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Whats the validity period for a US B-1 visa for a Nigerian?
3 votes

The confusion seems to be that there are two different time periods you could be asking about: the length of time the visa you are issued will be valid for and the length of time you'll be allowed to ...

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F1 Visa approved but passport given back without stamping
3 votes

The good news is that they found no reason not to grant your visa, so you can expect that you will ultimately get it. The bad news is that it has gone into administrative processing, so you will need ...

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I forgot to return my i94 yesterday and I am planning to revisit USA in December . What will happen when I try to re-entry
3 votes

I'll go slightly further and suggest that not returning the I-94 is in fact normal, and is exactly what frequent users of the land border would be expected to do. If you were to cross the land border ...

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