A “printout” from Ancestry.com is not valid ID to cruise to Canada

Barbara Vannier’s adult daughter tried to check in for her recent international cruise with just a driver’s license and a printout from Ancestry.com. Unfortunately, she quickly found out that this is not valid ID to cruise to Canada and the ship left without her. Now Vannier wants an apology from Royal Caribbean and a full cash refund for her daughter’s missed vacation. But is she entitled to either? Read more “A “printout” from Ancestry.com is not valid ID to cruise to Canada”

No visa, no honeymoon! Who is to blame?

When Lauren Weichmann took off on her five-day honeymoon to Mexico, she never imagined that she would be returning home later that same day. But her husband possessed no visa to enter Mexico and was denied entry at the customs window. Now Weichmann wants to know: Who is to blame for her honeymoon fiasco, and how can she get reimbursed? Read more “No visa, no honeymoon! Who is to blame?”

Do you need a visa? Here’s the final word

If you’ve traveled to overseas destinations, you probably already know that you need a passport in order to legally enter another country and to return to your home country. But do you know if you need a visa to travel to the country you’ve chosen? Do you know how to learn about the requirements or whose responsibility it is to know the requirements? Read more “Do you need a visa? Here’s the final word”

CheapOair said my girlfriend didn’t need a visa — but she did

When Arkady Kivman purchased an airline ticket for his girlfriend through CheapOair (a brand of Fareportal), he made a mistake. He accepted a travel agent’s word without checking it out for himself. And it cost him $1,450. Read more “CheapOair said my girlfriend didn’t need a visa — but she did”

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