Tagged: Visa

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Getting a Russian Visa in Hong Kong

For those travelling to Russia on a Hong Kong passport, you can get fourteen days of visa free access (though if staying more than seven you are required to register at the local branch of the Federal Migration Sevice). In other situations, where a visa is needed, the...

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Getting into China without a visa

The visa regime in China can be a source of frustration especially for those who need to visit the country at short notice. The good news is that there are some things which can be done if you need to visit the country at short notice and don’t...

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Hong Kong Airport Express Buy 1 Get 1 Free Visa Promotion

MTR and Visa are partnering together to offer Buy 1 Get 1 Free Airport Express tickets from now through Sept 30, 2013. For this 2013 promotion they are requiring Visa Infinite or Signature cards issued in the Asian countries listed in the terms and conditions below. Usually they...

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Denied China Visa, Twice!

This story is funny so I want to share it with you. I tried applying for a China visa in Hong Kong at the “consulate”  for my US passport twice in the last two months and was denied, TWICE.  (It’s not really a consulate, it’s a commissioner’s office...

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Priority Club promos and Club Carlson points

Three offers for Priority Club and one for Carlson Club 1. IHG is offering a $50 prepaid Mastercard for US and Canadian residents after staying 2 nights. Stay two consecutive weekday nights at any of the IHG Family of Brands’ hotels and get a $50 Travel Bonus Prepaid MasterCard® (Up to...