OCI Cardholders stopped at Airports

OCI Card

OCI Cardholders stopped at Airport As OCI holders continue to be stopped at Australian airports, unable to board flights they were booked for. Tripmia advises that OCI Card holders travelling to India are required to carry their Passport containing the U Visa sticker as well as the OCI Card, in order to avoid problems at …

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50 things to do in Australia and New Zealand once in your life


Australia is so beautiful place to live and Sydney is a glorious city to visit. If you are intending to travel in Australia on a budget, this post is for you. Book tours, attractions, activities & things to do in Australia + NZ with Tripmia We have all of Australia and New Zealand destinations Australia …

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The Himalayas open for mountaineering and trekking


We might climb one for recreation or in search of some deeper emotion, or both, but doing so is indicative of the idea that we have of ourselves as humans and our relationship to our environment. And this is where the fine line between a virtuous pursuit and consumerism lies. The Government of India on …

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What is Ayurveda?

ayurveda spices

Ayurveda is believed as the oldest treatment in the world. Completely based on the natural elements (medicinal plants, herbs, milk, medicated oils, herbal powders, curd etc.), this process of healing has no side effects. The current lifestyle of modern man has led to many health hazards. The basis of Ayurveda treatment is a process of …

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Check your baggage for Dangerous Goods

Dangerous Goods

Before flying, it’s important to check your baggage is packed correctly and adheres to the dangerous goods regulations set out to ensure safety onboard the aircraft. On this page What are dangerous goods? Forbidden dangerous goods What you can carry and where? Further information on dangerous goods Important information regarding electronic devices What are dangerous …

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New visa requirements for New Zealand

Passport Visa

For travel from 1 October 2019, the New Zealand Government requires some visitors and transit passengers to have a New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA). Application for a NZeTA is at least 72 hours prior to departure through the official mobile app or website. Applications will be available via the mobile app soon. Visit immigration.govt.nz/nzeta to find out if a …

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Change carry-on baggage policy in premium cabins


Qantas is changing its cabin baggage policy for customers travelling in premium cabins (First, Business and Premium Economy) on international flights, providing more choice in how they use their 14kg weight allowance. From 2 September 2019, these customers continue to be able to bring a total of 14kg onboard, with the added flexibility of being …

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