Day: March 2, 2019

Travel Insurance Requirement for Multi-entry Schengen Visa

If I am applying for a 1-year multi-entry Schengen visa, do I need to purchase travel insurance for the whole year or is it sufficient to purchase it only for the 1st entry period? Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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No airport in the US in their right mind is going to allow un-docked scooters to be left lying around their property. Look at it from the TSA security point of view – dropping a scooter off is tantamount to leaving a suspicious package (full of wires and batteries to boot) lying in the middle […]

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NOTE: This answer is valid only for the next few months. Sometime in (or after) April 2019 the “IST” airport is moving to a new location, which will change many of the options… How simple it is depends on how much you’re willing to pay. The two airports are roughly 60-70km apart (depending on the […]

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As you’ve discovered, US regulations apply not just to flights to or from the US, but also to flights that pass over the US. Before such flights the airline will send APIS data (basically the details of the everyone on the flight) to the US Government, who can flag certain passengers as appears to have […]

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What can be done to get the visa in the required time?

My tourist visa to Turkey was refused, on 25th Feb, thanks to the rep here who mismanaged my case. All my documents said ‘paid by my brother in UK’ while he insisited i write ‘i will be taking care of the expenditures myself’ and i think that was enough to confuse everything up. Now, our […]

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Lime scooters at LAX

In a little over 24 hours I’ll be landing at LAX from an international flight and have 5 hours to fill before my connecting domestic flight. I’d like to get out and see some local shops, particularly REI which is 4.5 miles away. I think a Lime scooter (other brands too, that’s the only one […]

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Istanbul: how long and complicated is it to go from IST to SAW

how long and complicated is it to go from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport? I might need to transfer and am interested in how complicated/risky it is to go from one place to the other traffic types of connections etc. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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If an airline makes a substantial change like this they are obliged to offer you a full and unconditional refund Unfortunately airlines want to keep your money, so they often neglect to tell you this. Also it may not help you much if all the alternative flights are full or only have expensive tickets. But […]

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Unfortunately if you’re on a USA no fly list, and you’re not a citizen or permanent resident, you have very little recourse. Who Can Challenge the No-Fly List? In 2014, the American Civil Liberties Union obtained a federal court ruling that U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents were entitled to know if they were on […]

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I am on the US no-fly list. What can I do in order to be allowed on flights which go through US airspace?

My father and I, both Canadian citizens, were denied to board a direct Turkish Airlines flight from Istanbul to Toronto non-stop without any prior warning or information. Literally at the gate, we were told that we were put on a no-fly list by Homeland Security because my father and I own a cargo business together […]

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