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HELP! #262456
01/10/08 06:18 PM
01/10/08 06:18 PM
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I was just reading about passports. We are scheduled to visit Belize 2-16-08. Our passports expire April of 08....which is not 6 months. HAD NO CLUE! I called Continental and they said that Belize was not one of the places that require 6 months. DOES ANYONE KNOW IF THIS IS TRUE????

Re: HELP! [Re: bec] #262458
01/10/08 06:22 PM
01/10/08 06:22 PM
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UNTRUE ! You should stick with your original post.

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Re: HELP! [Re: bec] #262461
01/10/08 06:25 PM
01/10/08 06:25 PM
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New Jersey & Ambergris Caye be...
Yes it IS. (I posted in the other thread) I spoke to Immigration (Belize) and The officer told me that they do not have to let anyone into the country that has a passport due to expire within 6 months of entry.

01/10/08 06:41 PM
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If you want to be extra safe, you can go renew your passport in person. I noticed in your profile you are in NY. Three day turn around. Relax and see you in a few weeks smile

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Re: HELP! [Re: Kra-Z-K] #262550
01/11/08 09:56 AM
01/11/08 09:56 AM
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This is the law. We had to expedite for the kids they were 1 month shy of 6 months.

Re: HELP! [Re: suecate] #262552
01/11/08 10:01 AM
01/11/08 10:01 AM
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airlines also are inconsistent with enforcing the time limit. Their rules seem to be interpreted differently by different service/gate agents.

Better be safe than sorry -- especially since you say you have a lot invested in this trip.

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Re: HELP! [Re: Otteralum] #262557
01/11/08 10:21 AM
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Re: HELP! [Re: SimonB] #262565
01/11/08 10:49 AM
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Thanks for the post Simon, makes me feel better since I'll only have 4 mos. left on mine when we arrive 2/9.
Delta assured me it only had to be valid for travel dates.

Re: HELP! [Re: Otteralum] #262567
01/11/08 10:59 AM
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Originally Posted by Otteralum
airlines also are inconsistent with enforcing the time limit. Their rules seem to be interpreted differently by different service/gate agents.
That could not be a more true statement... the rules in general are very inconsistent and vary at all airports... and don't get me started on the TSA!

Better be safe than sorry!

Re: HELP! [Re: travelqueen] #262581
01/11/08 11:56 AM
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Agree, you have to renew soon anyways so just do it now.

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