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One Stop Visa Shop

CAMBODIA | Sun, 11 Jun 2017 | By tigerlillytravels | Views [427]

During our trip we have met people from all over the world. While in Phnom Penh we caught up with a couple from Canada that we originally met in Da Lat, Vietnam. They were on their last night in Phnom Penh so we headed out for some food and drinks. ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, cambodia, cockroaches, passport, thailand, travel, tuk tuk, visa, wanderlust

Here we Go Again

JAPAN | Fri, 15 Jan 2016 | By kakimono | Views [420]

If I could do do things all over again, I probably wouldn’t have chosen to go directly from Paris to Japan, or at least not directly from finals in Paris to the start of my next program in Japan with only an extended weekend for a break. However, ... Read more >

Tags: airplane, airport, housing, japan, moving, passport, visa

In One Week's Time....

AUSTRALIA | Tue, 6 May 2014 | By tottie | Views [362]

we should be enjoying Singapore.  We have had one drama in our planning.  Because (a) there is no Chinese Visa service in Adelaide,  and (b) I knew I could easily arrange for the Chinese Visa in Brisbane, I had my sister post her Passport ... Read more >

Tags: australia post, passport, visa


AUSTRALIA | Sat, 5 Apr 2014 | By tottie | Views [357]

My sister has received her new passport, so I will wait for it to arrive to organise her Visa for China.  It is not easy organising things when we live so far apart, and she is not a frequent internet user. However, I have done the bookings and ... Read more >

Tags: china, hop on hop off bus, passport, shanghai, singapoare

Organising Part 2

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 22 Jan 2014 | By __vickyvic | Views [487]

Organising for a trip. Hmmm.    Passports are the fun part. I was born in 1992 and I have a copy of my birth certificate (original copy) and I also needed a copy of one of my parents birth certificates. I went with my fathers as it has ... Read more >

Tags: insurance, passport, phones, sim card, travel money

I have it!

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 14 Sep 2013 | By longawaited | Views [459]

I picked up my passport yesterday!     My first ever passport!   It will last for a decade, and I have 37 pages to be stamped in that time. If I run out, I can just get another one.   So I am still not sure about ... Read more >

Tags: australian passport, passport


AUSTRALIA | Tue, 4 Jun 2013 | By aliryan | Views [460]

04-06-2013 D day no turning back now. Camera check, bag check, passport check alright lets do this. The first of many flights to catch began from Melbourne to Sydney then Sydney to Hawaii were we relived the 04-06-2013 again. A little bit weary after ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, babies, beach, courage, hawaii, love, murder, passport, travel, violence

Trip Preparation

AUSTRALIA | Tue, 10 Apr 2012 | By sissyb | Views [663] | Comments [3]

My passport has finally arrived home safely from Sydney. Such a big relief! I was getting worried that I was going to have to fly to Sydney first to pick it up before heading to Thailand. The visa is ridiculously small so I'm glad it is stuck firmly ... Read more >

Tags: packing, passport, shopping, travel

001. Planning Americana.

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 27 Mar 2011 | By lishaje | Views [381]

I've got just over 50 days left till I leave the country for the first time and so far I've got a backpack. I've been reading every article, looked at every photograph, talked to every American I can find. This past week I lost a great friend and amazing ... Read more >

Tags: america, passport, plan, travel

Finding the Definition of Home

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 10 Feb 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [1940]

It s not like I have a status in Sydney - neither backpacker nor expatriate nor real tourist. Actually, I don’t have any status. Anywhere. Fortunately, unlike the one person I've come to visit here in Australia in 2010, I have a European passport, ... Read more >

Tags: australia, beaches, home, itineraries, life, malaysia, passport, south america, sydney, travel

True Travel Tales - Jail in Bogota, Colombia

COLOMBIA | Tue, 2 Nov 2010 | By true-claims-stories | Views [7651] | Comments [1]

Every journey has a story; every trip has its unexpected twists. Plan and prepare as you may, some things happen on the road that take you out of your element, push you to your limit, and even put you in danger. These are the tales of triumph ... Read more >

Tags: bogota, colombia, jail, passport, police, south america, terrifying travel tales

Stuck in Delhi

INDIA | Wed, 10 Feb 2010 | By true-claims-stories | Views [1687]

I was in Rushkar, Rajasthan when I realized that I could not find my passport. I could not book into any hotel without it, and needed to get back to Delhi to report the matter to the nearest British High Commission. Unfortunately, two days before, ... Read more >

Tags: bombings, india, passport, true claims

The Halong Bay Fiasco 1

VIETNAM | Sat, 6 Jun 2009 | By eoghancito | Views [2052]

It was an inauspicious start to the trip. We had slept through the alarm and were awoken by a heavy thumping on the paper thin bedroom door. The thoughtful receptionist had given us a 20 minute headstart before the promised air conditioned minivan ... Read more >

Tags: boat, cave, island, karaoke, mate, passport, tour

All Washed Out

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 6 Jun 2009 | By true-claims-stories | Views [1112]

While on my trip through Australia my passport decided to take a trip of its own: through the wash. Soaked, tattered and in multiple pieces the Australian consulate informed me I would need a new passport to continue on my way. How World Nomads Helped ... Read more >

Tags: australia, insurance claim, passport, travel insurance, true claim stories, world nomads


BRAZIL | Wed, 11 Mar 2009 | By simonefrancis | Views [10052] | Comments [1]

Rio kind of became like a second home to me after staying there for about a month. Just about every day in this city brings an adventure.   Carnival was craaaaazy!! You couldn´t go anywhere in the city without running into a party! I went to catch ... Read more >

Tags: carnival, passport, rio


BRAZIL | Sat, 14 Feb 2009 | By simonefrancis | Views [1165]

Ahhhh Brasil (and yes, it is spelt correctly),  a country where there is no lack of different dance styles, everyone says ´hello´ to strangers, and soap operas with vampires and people with supernatural powers are extremely popular. It is a place which ... Read more >

Tags: brazil, passport, sao paulo

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Passports

WORLDWIDE | Sun, 7 Dec 2008 | By travel-tips | Views [1316]

This is a really simple one: make sure your passport is valid for at least 6 months AND has at least 10 whole empty pages available for visa stamps. Why? I was working in Japan once after an extended overseas trip, had to go to Korea to get ... Read more >

Tags: passport, travel tips, world nomads, worldnomads.com


NETHERLANDS | Tue, 28 Oct 2008 | By liliavisser | Views [697]

In two weeks time I'll be flying away to the US, for the CoRetEx (Colorado Retail Experience), a nice interesting experience offered by the bosses where I work ( www.abc.nl ). The idea is to make people experience the American way of life, the immensity ... Read more >

Tags: colorado, coretex, passport


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