Visas & border crossing

Visas & Border crossing

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Obtaining visas on the road, crossing borders by land or sea… Simple procedures on paper, which can be much more complicated in real life: get some help from our guides to overcome the puzzle of physical borders and administrative barriers!

 

 

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Visa for Cambodia at the border & border crossing at Moc Bai/Bavet

At the beginning of March 2019, we came to Cambodia by land, via the Vietnamese-Cambodian border post of Moc Bai/Bavet… By hitchhiking, and especially without going through an agency! As a result, we got our tourist visa for Cambodia quite quickly, and at the right price – i.e. without paying baksheesh to corrupt customs officers. Here, we give you a feedback on our experience!

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Transit visa for Turkmenistan in Iran & border crossing at Bajgiran

In order to continue our adventure towards Central Asia, we had to travel through Turkmenistan. Problem: this country, rather closed, is known to regularly refuse visa applications, without any valid reason… We still tried our luck by making a request for a transit visa transit for Turkmenistan in Tehran, Iran. And we got it!

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