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by tatterdemalion
Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Iranian Embassy in Yerevan, Armenia Report
Replies: 42
Views: 21467

Re: Iranian Embassy in Yerevan, Armenia Report

TL;DR Most of this is just confirmation of previous posts. However two points to note is that it is not possible to obtain multiple entrance visas (for tourists), and also that three staff incorrectly confirmed that the embassy would be open on the Iranian public holiday (Eid-e-Ghorban/Feast of Sacr...
by tatterdemalion
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: South Ossetia visa
Replies: 19
Views: 6955

Re: South Ossetia visa

Off topic, but seems like the best place.

Met a South Ossetian whilst in Abkhazia and he confirmed that it's still not possible to enter from Georgia and that it's unlikely to change.
by tatterdemalion
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Current plan - suggestions, tips, advice, sights I might have missed, dos, do nots?
Replies: 2
Views: 1448

Re: Current plan - suggestions, tips, advice, sights I might have missed, dos, do nots?

Cheers for the response Steven. Checked out the attack you mentioned. Yes, very fortunate. In contact with one of the tour operators on the security situation in Afghanistan now. Yes, Wokhan is going to have to be next time or never unfortunately. Flying into Islamabad will depend on timing for the ...
by tatterdemalion
Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Current plan - suggestions, tips, advice, sights I might have missed, dos, do nots?
Replies: 2
Views: 1448

Current plan - suggestions, tips, advice, sights I might have missed, dos, do nots?

Hi all, I'm currently in the Caucasus and will most likely be entering Iran from Kurdi Iraq in the next few weeks. Was hoping to enter from Armenia but it won't be possible if I can't get a multiple entry Iranian visa in Yerevan. So here's the plan so far. :D into Iraqi Kurdistan from Turkey. Zakho ...
by tatterdemalion
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Q&A: Abkhazia visa & entry clearance letter
Replies: 12
Views: 5621

Re: Q&A: Abkhazia visa & entry clearance letter

Further: Georgian police checkpoint before Abkhazia bridge friendly, only 15 minutes wait, normal questions. Abkhazia checkpoint: Must have print out of Entry Permit There is no visa on arrival Hand over with passport and wait outside until called, 2-4 hours. Others having to wait outside may be pro...
by tatterdemalion
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:19 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Q&A: Abkhazia visa & entry clearance letter
Replies: 12
Views: 5621

Re: Q&A: Abkhazia visa & entry clearance letter

Applied for the Entry Permit via new online application.

Received confirmation immediately and the Permit arrived seven calendar days later.

Looks like it's been overhauled and is operational.