Month: February 2016

The Gjendesheim cabin does not open until mid June and the buses do not operate in the off-peak season. I don’t know when you are planning to go in September, but I would expect the buses to stop operating around mid September. Time tables for this summer are not available yet. Since the Norwegian Railways […]

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How to get to Jotunheimen National Park?

We’re planning to visit Jotuenheimen National Park, Norway in September and we’re looking for an advice how to get there and do not spend much money. Choosing between Bergen and Oslo airports it seems that Oslo is a better option. A train from Oslo Airport to Otta station takes around 3 hours and only 249 […]

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Riding motorcycles in Medellin, Colombia with a US DL

I’m planning to visit Medellin and Bogota sometime in the near future. I’ve a U.S. DL which endorses motorcycles. Is it legal to ride motorcycles in Colombia with a US driver’s license? Is it required to carry any other identification other than the U.S. DL in case if I’m on the road? Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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I’ve visited the Canary Islands several times and rented cars from Cicar. It was recommended by a German travel guide (book) as reliable company. Cicar is a native car rental company and claims to be the largest one on the Canary Islands, with the most offices. Personally, I had no problems with their cars or […]

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Can I travel to Australia for leisure but on a business visitor visa?

I have a two years Australian business visitor visa with multiple entry option. This visa lets me attend business related workshops for a project undertaken by our parent company which is located in Sydney. Now I want to explore this country and was hoping to spend my next holiday in Australia. For this purpose, do […]

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In Thailand you can get a Transit visa (even if you Thai visa/permit/certificate allows you to stay less then 90 days), but you can’t use it for Transsiberian Railway. Transit visa. A transit visa allows a single entry into Russia on a transit trip. Passengers traveling by aircraft are issued a visa for up to […]

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Pitching own tents at Sambhar lake in Rajasthan?

I have seen pictures of Sambhar lake and it looks like a place where I would like to take my own tent and spend a night or two so I was wondering if this is allowed at Sambhar lake. I searched a lot but there is no such information anywhere. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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C-Visit-Business visa issued post 24 April 2015

I applied for a 2 year Business visa in July 2015. From other answers I have read, it seems a Standard Visitor visa should have been issued given this category was removed post 24 April 2015. But for some reason the visa that was issued was a C – Visit – Business category still, in […]

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The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) is the US embassy in Taiwan in all but name (they have a “director” receives the same rank and benefits as US ambassadors in other countries; they are staffed by State Department employees; they have a website that looks the same as US embassy websites; they handle the same […]

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I would be very surprised if they don’t keep a record of your overstay. And when you are applying for a visa, I would read very carefully any paper work you were given and think carefully about how you answer the question about deportation on the form I would tend to feel that, whilst you […]

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