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Forum: Packing Tips for India travel Today, 14:31
Replies: 33
Views: 841
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Synthetic vinegar does indeed smell, and quite...

Synthetic vinegar does indeed smell, and quite strongly. I am speaking of the typical white "synthetic vinegar" sold in many larger Indian general stores.
Forum: For Citizens of Other Countries - Visa and PIO/OCI Questions Today, 14:14
Replies: 108
Views: 4,980
Posted By NonIndianResident
This is my experience too. My foreign card is...

This is my experience too. My foreign card is accepted sometimes and rejected sometimes, without a pattern that I can see so I assume depends on the vendor's service package.

Even if I tell Bank...
Forum: Jammu & Kashmir Mar 7th, 2019, 16:44
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By NonIndianResident
It's quite modern, built about ten years ago....

It's quite modern, built about ten years ago. During construction there was some kind of dispute about ownership or control or something, I don't know what, and construction and opening got delayed....
Forum: Crossing the Border Feb 28th, 2019, 11:12
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By NonIndianResident
An NRI (Non-resident Indian) is by definition an...

An NRI (Non-resident Indian) is by definition an Indian citizen. A person of Indian origin usually is not an Indian citizen. Which are you?
Forum: Jammu & Kashmir Feb 28th, 2019, 11:06
Replies: 17
Views: 2,163
Posted By NonIndianResident
Civilian flights were suspended for several...

Civilian flights were suspended for several hours, but were re-allowed within the same day.

I think you'd want to follow the news for the next few days to see whether you want to cancel or not....
Forum: India Expat Area Feb 24th, 2019, 09:10
Replies: 214
Views: 7,024
Posted By NonIndianResident
I knew a foreigner who wanted to marry a (any)...

I knew a foreigner who wanted to marry a (any) local woman for perhaps similar reasons to L.V., and because he wanted to live in the region for the rest of his life. He asked around lightly for a...
Forum: Domestic India Flights Feb 23rd, 2019, 05:01
Replies: 36
Views: 1,506
Posted By NonIndianResident
Many Jet flights to Leh have been and continue to...

Many Jet flights to Leh have been and continue to be cancelled recently, and they are not alqys rescheduling passengers on later flights.
Forum: Domestic India Flights Feb 21st, 2019, 08:46
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By NonIndianResident
Sadly for you, Jet Airways is foundering at the...

Sadly for you, Jet Airways is foundering at the moment. Their purchase by Etihad is hoped to improve their situation. Otherwise, for example, they've been cancelling a lot of domestic flights. It's a...
Forum: For Citizens of Other Countries - Visa and PIO/OCI Questions Feb 18th, 2019, 13:44
Replies: 22
Views: 763
Posted By NonIndianResident
I'm sorry to say, your problem may turn out to be...

I'm sorry to say, your problem may turn out to be Jet Airways, which is foundering at the moment. They have cancelled dozens of flights to and from Ladakh recently and are not giving proper refunds...
Forum: For Citizens of Other Countries - Visa and PIO/OCI Questions Feb 12th, 2019, 09:09
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By NonIndianResident
If you have not been in India for 180 days,...

If you have not been in India for 180 days, normally the immigration authorities do not require the FRRO registration. If you have ben in India more than 180 days then probably they will ask for that.
Forum: For Citizens of Other Countries - Visa and PIO/OCI Questions Jan 23rd, 2019, 20:51
Replies: 22
Views: 1,203
Posted By NonIndianResident
The local policeman in charge of the FRRO here...

The local policeman in charge of the FRRO here told me that yes indeed private families are required to submit Form C, but he also complained that he knows that only a scant majority of foreigners...
Forum: India Expat Area Jan 21st, 2019, 00:08
Replies: 58
Views: 1,978
Posted By NonIndianResident
Ooh, yes indeed! I saw someone try to smuggle...

Ooh, yes indeed! I saw someone try to smuggle rotten butter or something into India! Smelly stuff, harder than butter, not sure what it was. And some kind of rotten meat stuffed into an intestine,...
Forum: Trekking and Mountaineering in India Jan 21st, 2019, 00:02
Replies: 45
Views: 7,114
Posted By NonIndianResident
Hmm, yes, it's a good idea to do Stok Kangri with...

Hmm, yes, it's a good idea to do Stok Kangri with a good deal more than just a guide. Get a reputable large travel agency so that they have the logistics, backup, equipment, and can handle...
Forum: Jammu & Kashmir Jan 18th, 2019, 13:20
Replies: 7
Views: 561
Posted By NonIndianResident
Is visiting Sonamarg in February really possible?...

Is visiting Sonamarg in February really possible? I'm not sure but I think the road to Sonamarg might be blocked by snow at that time.
Forum: India Expat Area Jan 18th, 2019, 13:18
Replies: 58
Views: 1,978
Posted By NonIndianResident
I did that on every entry back in the 1990s,...

I did that on every entry back in the 1990s, maybe early 2000s, but I haven't seen those chalk X's for a long time now. (Also, decent equipment can be bought in india now so smuggling electronics is...
Forum: For Citizens of Other Countries - Visa and PIO/OCI Questions Jan 13th, 2019, 23:28
Replies: 23
Views: 1,313
Posted By NonIndianResident
I think when the host does the form C...

I think when the host does the form C registration, OCI card is not one of the visas accepted. OCI card holders are not required to register.
Forum: India Expat Area Jan 13th, 2019, 23:05
Replies: 58
Views: 1,978
Posted By NonIndianResident
People I know have brought cheese, and sausages,...

People I know have brought cheese, and sausages, all kinds of things, many times. Through Delhi, mostly.
Forum: Jammu & Kashmir Jan 7th, 2019, 21:56
Replies: 1
Views: 288
Posted By NonIndianResident
Hey, I'm subscriber too, but...: "Roy chose to...

Hey, I'm subscriber too, but...: "Roy chose to pursue his project during the unforgivable winter months" ...? Haha! I hope I can be forgiven for staying in Ladakh in the winter!
Forum: India Expat Area Jan 7th, 2019, 21:52
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By NonIndianResident
Can you go back again in person? That sounds like...

Can you go back again in person? That sounds like the only option at this point! Maybe their systems are down or something...
Forum: Introduce Yourself Jan 7th, 2019, 21:48
Replies: 9
Views: 382
Posted By NonIndianResident
Not really very related, but a friend of mine had...

Not really very related, but a friend of mine had a psychotic break while she was in Laos. The Lao people that she worked with were panicking a bit because she wouldn't speak any language they knew...
Forum: For Citizens of Other Countries - Visa and PIO/OCI Questions Jan 6th, 2019, 19:12
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By NonIndianResident
Right. If you had had the registration and shown...

Right. If you had had the registration and shown it at exit, it wouldn't be stamped or stapled on your passport or anything, so the officials looking at your passport will probably assume you had it...
Forum: Ladakh & Zanskar Dec 31st, 2018, 10:15
Replies: 703
Views: 191,621
Posted By NonIndianResident
The Leh-Srinagar road for the past ten years has...

The Leh-Srinagar road for the past ten years has opened by 17th May. Some years early April, some years mid-May, and most years late April or early May.

You may ask us again and again, but we can...
Forum: India Travel Partners Dec 28th, 2018, 19:56
Replies: 13
Views: 846
Posted By NonIndianResident
Hey, if you're Canadian, maybe you'd like to go...

Hey, if you're Canadian, maybe you'd like to go to Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir for the ice hockey season! It's only for January and maybe the first week of February, and then it turns to slush. Since...
Forum: Marriage related Visa Questions Dec 23rd, 2018, 22:51
Replies: 22
Views: 988
Posted By NonIndianResident
I heard that it is illegal to get married again...

I heard that it is illegal to get married again in a different country while the first marriage is still valid, even if it's to the same person.
Forum: Ladakh & Zanskar Dec 23rd, 2018, 14:52
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By NonIndianResident
Your schedule looks like too much time trapped in...

Your schedule looks like too much time trapped in vehicles for my taste. Children won't enjoy being trapped in vehicles for 6-12 hours every day as in your current tour (I don't think most adults...
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