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  • Langley

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    My wife and i are flying into thailand from canada, first time. we were just thinking about getting a one way ticket, because we don't plan on coming home any time soon, and will be trekking across asia into india throughout the course of at least a year. We are starting to wonder if it's not a bad idea to get a return or open ended ticket instead of a one way. Advice?

    #1 Posted: 22/3/2010 - 09:19

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  • somtam2000

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    If you're not planning on returning anytime soon, then a one-way sort of fits the bill as it gives you far more flexibility in the onward travel.

    My only suggestion would be to get a tourist visa for Thailand beforehand to avoid any possible dramas about not having an onward ticket. (Unlikely to be an issue, but occasionally it pops up -- most often with the airline before departure).

    #2 Posted: 22/3/2010 - 16:06

  • Langley

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    sweet we are on the right track then... graci!

    #3 Posted: 23/3/2010 - 08:53

  • Sophia_India

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    I would suggest printing off an intineray of where you are planning to go and a possible flight you may take but nobody i know has ever been asked to prove their onward travel.

    #4 Posted: 2/6/2010 - 19:01

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