ic_fl2
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Why are some hotels asking you to book through Booking.com instead of matching the price at the front desk?
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In Europe/Germany there investigations ongoing related to booking.com's and expedia (and friends) pricing practice. Essentially they compel hotels not to offer their rooms cheaper anywhere else. To ...

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Is it normal practice to tip an Uber driver in London?
13 votes

As others have said, there is no need. But I'd like to point you to something else. Don't use an Uber from LHR. It is just going to cause you hassle. Use the tube to get to SW1, Picadilly line till ...

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What is the incidence of lost luggage in Amsterdam Airport?
2 votes

As others have stated the loss rate you quote is probably a misquote, and these days probably irrelevant. Faster connections <1h increase the risk of luggage missing the connection, but they'll ...

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Why should you have travel insurance?
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As a few have already pointed out, your assumptions are wrong. You'd need to go on a lot of trips to make the expected outcome. Insurance pools risk, so medical emergencies don't bankrupt you or lack ...

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Getting a B2 visa after an overstay almost 25 years ago
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My experience with the border force and Homeland security in the last year is that they are not reasonable. If you didn't get caught when staying there illegally and they have no record of your ...

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Is that my problems? If travel agent didn't ask me to get transit visa?
1 votes

My question is there any help for this critical situation? No, Sorry. This happens to many frequent travellers. Book it as learning money and be thankful that it doesn't cost you more (No what what it ...

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Drawing cash as UK citizens while visiting US
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Uhm, are you sure about the not being able to get money from an ATM in the US? There are cheaper ways, such as the already mentioned travel cards, but I just tell my bank I'm going abroad and that is ...

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