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by miaesper
Sat Sep 24, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Turkmenistan Transit Visa in Tehran
Replies: 123
Views: 56153

Embassy report: Turkmen visa in Tehran

We (one Belgian and one Dane) have successfully obtained our 5-days transit visas after applying in Tehran with pick up in Mashhad. In Tehran: Bring photocopy of passport main page and your granted Uzbek visa (or whatever country your trasiting to). Also bring plenty of photos and some glue or tape....
by miaesper
Sat Sep 24, 2016 6:57 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Mashhad, Turkmen Visa
Replies: 39
Views: 15258

Re: Embassy report: Mashhad, Turkmen Visa

Update from a Belgian and a Dane: Successfull pick up of two transit visas in Mashhad (after 12 days waiting from applying in Tehran). Bring non-bended crisp dollar notes = 55 usd per person. A local source of knowledge, Vali, running the main backpacker hub in Mashhad told us that his impression wa...
by miaesper
Tue Aug 09, 2016 12:18 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Turkmenistan visa in Istanbul
Replies: 15
Views: 8777

Re: Embassy report: Turkmenistan visa in Istanbul

We went today (one danish, one belgian) to the Turkmenistan embassy in Istanbul. We wanted to apply for transit visa but were told that this was not possible and never had been. I referred to reading the above account but the man didn't know anything about that. He kept repeating that we needed a LO...
by miaesper
Tue Aug 09, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy Report: Uzbekistan visa in Istanbul
Replies: 26
Views: 14486

Re: Embassy Report: Uzbekistan visa in Istanbul

We went yesterday to the Uzbekistan Consulate in Levent (two persons - one danish and one belgian) and got the visa on the spot. We brought application forms, LOIs (only one of us needed it but we had bought two anyway in order to get the fast processing), passports, photos. They send us to do our p...
by miaesper
Sun Jul 24, 2016 12:24 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy reports: Pakistan visa in Copenhagen
Replies: 3
Views: 3329

Re: Pakistan visa in Copenhagen: 6 months entry is the norm

Hi ag91 So sorry I only saw this post now! I think the turnover was about 2 weeks. However, they seemed to be pretty flexible. If you need it quicker and explain them the situation, they might be able to help you but I can't promise anything. We spoke to the consular attaché Sair Khan and he was hel...
by miaesper
Wed Jun 15, 2016 9:22 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy reports: Pakistan visa in Copenhagen
Replies: 3
Views: 3329

Embassy reports: Pakistan visa in Copenhagen

Hi :-) I realise that there are probably not a lot of people here applying for Pakistan tourist visa in Copenhagen, Denmark. However, I want to let you know that 6 months entry appears to be the norm here (upon entry you get 30 days). Maybe this is possible in other embassies too... maybe with refer...
by miaesper
Tue Jun 14, 2016 9:47 am
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Petrol stations in Turkmenistan: Ashgabat-Dashoguz
Replies: 3
Views: 2784

Re: Petrol stations in Turkmenistan: Ashgabat-Dashoguz

Hi there :-)

Do you know if they also sell diesel?

Kind regards,
Mia
by miaesper
Mon Jun 13, 2016 4:34 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Where are you going? Why?
Replies: 121
Views: 52930

Re: Where are you going? Why?

Hi everyone First of all let me thank you for making this incredibly informative website! I'm not sure how we would have tackled all the planning without you! My boyfriend Brecht (Belgian) and I (Danish) are planning to travel via central Asia as part of a longer trip from Copenhagen, Denmark, to Mu...