Month: September 2011

If in doubt, as I was with several Central Asian airlines over summer, I head to Wikipedia. In this case, my favourite part is that their slogan is “In Safe Hands” 😉 But seriously, Wiki reports that the airline has had 3 incidents and 2 accidents in its history, with a total of 68 fatalities. […]

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It really depends on what you’re interested in. I suppose that you’re looking for art museums like you mentioned in your example. Therefore I really can recommend this list of art museums in Germany: http://www.artcyclopedia.com/museums/art-museums-in-germany.html I don’t know all of them, but I visited and can recommend: Akademie der Künste in Berlin Mies van der […]

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Which are places in Germany that a traveler should visit?

What are places in Germany -Hanover and some cities around it- that you recommend people to visit? Like this art museum in Essen. EDIT: I don’t have enough time, so I want to make sure it’s worth it to visit before getting there. Better if it’s where you’ve visited yourself. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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I used TomTom Route planner to check this out. And it confirms that SH4 is their suggested route, so I’d suspect it’s totally fine to travel on. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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In addition to handling the matter yourself depending on if you paid via a credit card, most of the major vendors include Lost Baggage insurance at no additional cost if you pay for your tickets with the card. I personally haven’t used the protection myself as I don’t fly often, but I’ve heard AmEx is […]

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Finally after almost a couple of weeks, the laptop reached LAX. What to do is simple, and here are the steps eliminating all the places I called unnecessarily. Call the Dubai Lost and Found department. Give them as much details of the item as possible. Having an airlines tag certainly helped. Once they located the […]

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It does depend on the specific country and the norms of the place. In the Putrajaya Mosque in Malaysia you get given a pink robe to cover up, and even then you can’t enter the mosque proper if you’re not Muslim; yet while visiting the Netherlands with a youth travel group of all sorts of […]

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Work visas aren’t going to be given on arrival anywhere (I’d be highly surprised if they did). You’d be dealing with a lot of issues regarding taxation, potentially taking jobs away from local people, and benefits (or the lack thereof) – and Governments are starting to get really finicky about actual work visas as it […]

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How about V Australia? They’re relatively newer and I’m not sure if they count as “budget” but they are fantastic. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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The indigenous people of New Zealand. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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