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1. Posted by broseby93 (Budding Member, 2 posts) 27 Feb '14 14:54

So am planning on traveling to the states in late 2015/ early 16 (after finishing up my degrees) and am looking at spending as long over there as possible and travelling around a fair bit. My question is has anyone done this for a long period and roughly how much did it cost?
Also recommended way of travelling around?

2. Posted by broseby93 (Budding Member, 2 posts) 27 Feb '14 18:21

Okay just been reading up about visas and now am aware of the 90 days rule. Was wandering whether you can fly to Canada for 3 months and then travel down with the US visa?

3. Posted by Calcruzer (Moderator, 1862 posts) 28 Feb '14 14:34

Well, the answer to that is yes, as long as you can show that you have a plan to leave the US--which is probably best proven by having either (1) a round-trip ticket from your home country to/from Canada, or (2) a return ticket to your country from a US airport or seaport location that falls within the 90-day period.

They will probably not let you in if you don't already have one of the above.

Enjoy your trip.

4. Posted by vegasmike6 (Travel Guru, 3528 posts) 1 Mar '14 16:38

I helped 2 guys from Denmark buy a car a few years ago and they had a 6 month visa. I would check with your US Embassy. Can't hurt. Good luck.