Month: May 2013

The official answer appears to be NO. I e-mailed the Brazilian Consulate in Houston, and this was their (ambiguous) response: Dear Sir/Madam, Tourist visa applications require the presentation of the itinerary. Please contact this office once you have certain plans. You don’t have to present a purchased plane ticket. A round trip reservation under your […]

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The answer at least as far as Delta is concerned is simple and is listed under Special Items Section of the baggage handling page it also refers to page from TSA on security regulations. So it is as simple as declaring it and following the regulations listed Shooting Equipment Shooting equipment is allowed as checked […]

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Can Somebody travel with their gun internationally?

If somebody is a US Resident, owns a Semi auto Glock. Has local Permit to carry a concealed weapon. What if this person wanted to fly with this hand gun internationally with him for his personal safety. The destination is Dhaka,Bangladesh and the layover is in Dubai and Kolkata, India. This page helps but does […]

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Is it safe to check in luggage one day before at airport?

Some airlines allow you to check-in luggage at airport a day before travel. This far I haven’t been using that option because the risk of lost luggage concerns me. Is my concern valid? To be more specific, I’m only interested in big international airports. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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The TSA has a page on “Acceptable ID” for passing through a security checkpoint. The most important part on this page for you is : Not having an ID, does not necessarily mean a passenger won’t be allowed to fly. If passengers are willing to provide additional information, we have other means of substantiating someone’s […]

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The answer is: No. University IDs are not a valid identification for travel according to TSA. If you are a student you should be eligible to get a SSN and a drivers license. That would be an acceptable ID. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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Can I fly domestically in the US using my university ID?

Okay, so I’m an international Student here in the US. and My passport is being renewed right now. And I have to fly to Seattle in a week. So I was wondering if my university ID will suffice for a Photo ID at the airport? EDIT: Or is an expired passport, but with a Valid […]

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Can I consign my pepper spray from Canada to China?

I have a flight from Canada to China (by aircanada). It seems that I can’t bring pepper spray to the plane, but can I consign it? Is that illegal? Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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Doing the sites on Kamchatka or Sakhalin on your own is possible but but personally I would not recommend it without good knowledge of the language and lots and lots of time. To get to Sakhalin you could take a ferry from Vanino problem is you have to get to that port first. The same […]

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Topics relevant for citizens of Peru. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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