Posts Tagged ‘Travel’

Introduction to Travel Hacking for Students

Welcome to the World of Travel Hacking. My guess, most of my readers might not have heard this term “Travel Hacking“. Let me set the record Straight:  When it comes to Travel Hacking, I’m a Newbie. But, I’m going to learn while I teach and share the knowledge I gain about my travel hacking journey.…

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New Electronic I94 Form – Sample, FAQ’s

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CBP (Customs and Border Protection) of USA have implemented new Paperless Electronic I94 form. If you enter USA after April 30, 2013, CBP officers will no longer issue paper I-94 card. When you enter USA, CBP Officer generally attaches the I-94 to the visitor’s passport and stamps the departure date on the form. Paper based…

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Trip Report – Amazing Pictures from Alaska Trip

Here are some pics from our trip to Alaska few years back (2007) for our honeymoon. It’s one of the most expensive trip, but MOST memorable of so many places and countries we have visited so far. We spent about $5000 for this week long trip to Alaska. Spent 2 days in Seattle and 5…

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Here’s My Passport Name Change Experience in India (Not Easy)

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Following procedure to change the name in Indian Passport was shared by Akshay. Overview of the procedure to change the name in Indian Passport in India Change the Name in Gazette Newpaper Ads Apply for  Name Change with Regional Passport Office Police Verification New Passport Issued Change the Name in Gazette Name change procedure is…

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What to Expect at Port of Entry in USA for F1 and H1B Visa?

Traveling to USA for the first time will be overwhelming and you will be anxious. This article will guide what to expect in port of entry in USA  for F1 and H1B visa holders. Watch the following video to learn about what to expect during your Port of Entry Typically after your flight lands, you…

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How to Book Flight Tickets to USA?

How to Book Flight Tickets to USA? After your F1 Via is approved, you can  book your flight tickets to USA. But, before buying your flight ticket, there are few things you have to take do to make your travel as smooth as possible.   Flight Travel Tips to USA   How to Book Flight…

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What is Social Security Number (SSN)?

In the United States, a Social Security number (SSN) is a nine-digit number issued to U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and temporary (working) residents. The number is issued to an individual by the Social Security Administration (SSA). Its primary purpose is to track individuals for Social Security purposes. Then came the IRS, Banks and others who…

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