How to Apply for a Chinese Work Visa (Z Visa, 2018)

PLEASE NOTE: If you are working in Fuzhou, you need to follow the instructions for the notarization process very carefully. I wrote a guide that you can use here.  Apostille   Phew! You made it. Now on to the third step.   You need to contact an agency that can help you with the further steps in…

How To Get A Vietnam Tourist Visa

It’s the most straight-forward visa process I’ve ever done. Basically three steps, as of April 2017. Step 1: Fill in your application form. You can click here for the e-portal.  Step 2: Give payment of $25. Step 3: Check back after a few days. That’s basically it! Out e-visas came through after only about two…

This is a nightmare

I have had this nightmare many times. I get to immigration, and they tell me I am barred. I can see Russell waiting for me across the border. I can’t signal to him, but only make eye contact. I argue, I refuse to leave the area. I fight. They take my passport. They cancel my…