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Top new questions this week:

can I put 3.4 ounces of liquid in a 4 ounce bottle?

Is the restriction on the amount of liquid in the container, or the size of the container itself? The 3-1-1 page says: Liquids, gels, aerosols, creams and pastes must be 3.4 ounces (100ml) or ...

airport-security tsa  
asked by dvmlls 14 votes
answered by Mark Mayo 16 votes

Is it possible to get from Canada to Greenland by road or ferry?

Are there any roads (or ferry service) that would allow a person to travel from Canada to Greenland without taking a plane?

canada road-trips ferries greenland  
asked by user100487 14 votes
answered by DJClayworth 16 votes

Do I have to carry snow chains in Europe?

I will drive from Germany to Bulgaria through Austria, Hungary and Serbia. I will drive mainly on highways and I don't expect to need snow chains as the roads are usually in good conditions. Am I ...

europe regulations driving automobiles winter  
asked by Dirty-flow 12 votes
answered by uncovery 16 votes

In which European countries do I have to have a country indicator on my car?

In Europe, a lot of cars have country indicators that indicate the country of origin and that look like this: I heard that in some European country this is necessary to have. Since I don't want to ...

europe legal automobiles  
asked by RoflcoptrException 11 votes
answered by JoErNanO 10 votes

No exit stamp on leaving Schengen area from Budapest to UK

I'm a Georgian national holding a multiple entry Schengen visa. Last summer I was traveling to Hungary, spent a few days there, then flew to the UK. The Hungarian border official did NOT stamp my ...

visas schengen uk hungary passport-stamps  
asked by Mik 10 votes
answered by Relaxed 9 votes

Is there a list of words or themes that will get you thrown off a plane in the US?

I'm wondering if there's a definitive list or collection of things you should never say on a plane - eg words that if heard, will definitely get you removed, due to a rule or airline policies? I ...

air-travel usa legal safety  
asked by Mark Mayo 10 votes
answered by MeNoTalk 21 votes

Can US citizens go to Cuba freely and vice versa after the recent diplomatic relation restoration?

A recent full diplomatic relation restoration between the US and Cuba took place, does that mean that US citizens can go to Cuba freely and vice versa?

usa us-citizens cuba cuban-citizens  
asked by MeNoTalk 8 votes
answered by jpatokal 11 votes

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

Why would you wrap your luggage in plastic?

At many airports you can wrap your luggage with sheets of sticky plastic. Why on earth would you do that? I only see disadvantages. I can imagine the mess when customs ask you to open your luggage. So ...

customs-and-immigration luggage airports  
asked by andra 67 votes
answered by RoflcoptrException 65 votes

As a native English speaker, which two further languages would give me the most travel utility worldwide?

This follows on from a travel conversation a group of us had in a hostel in London. Assuming I am travelling randomly between countries and continents, which two languages in addition to English ...

asked by Venture2099 33 votes
answered by jpatokal 33 votes

Can you answer these?

Are there "turn up and board" shuttle buses from Cairns airport to the city, or do you always have to pre-book?

Look at the WikiVoyage page for Cairns under "Get In", it mentions that there's a nearly-hourly airport shuttle running into the city centre. From other comments, I gather that the shuttle company ...

airport-transfer australia cairns cns  
asked by Gagravarr 1 vote

Passports about to expire and reentry to USA from Canada

I am a non resident L1 visa worker in the USA and now acquired a Permanent Residence for Canada. Hence I need to cross border to Toronto, Canada for 'Record of Landing' and come back in 2-3 days. My ...

usa passports canada  
asked by Sandy 1 vote

B1/B2 visa approved for exam. Can I go for tourism as the FIRST trip?

I hold a B1/B2 visa for USA issued for sitting an examination in June. I have a vacation before then, in February, and would like to spend it in USA. Can I go to USA using this visa? This is my ...

visas usa b1-b2-visas  
asked by sususwamy 1 vote
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