“No sir, we cannot allow you entry.” My secret fear upon landing in Zambia is having my entry denied. Second to that is forgetting some all-important item that you cannot purchase overseas. Working with Engineers Without Borders for five months is exciting, but requires preparation before leaving home.
Vaccinations and medications – there are nasties out there and your body needs to be ready.
Passport – Canada has started offering 10-year passports. Avid travelers will prefer the cheaper 5-year passport as both types have the same number of pages. When paged-out you need a new passport no matter the type.
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