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How to Apply for an ETIAS Visa Waiver for Italy with a Criminal Record

Starting from 2021, nationalities that are now allowed to enter Europe visa-free will need to apply for a ETIAS (European Travel Information and Authorization System) visa waiver before visiting the Schengen area — including traveling to Italy. The ETIAS system is being implemented precisely to strengthen border security and modernize visa and immigration document checks. […]

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Differences Between the EU and the Schengen Area

After World War II, European countries came together to create a more stable and unified international community within the European continent. This was achieved throughout the years thanks to a series of peace and trade agreements. The results are an area of freedom of movement and trade (the Schengen zone) and a political and economic […]

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What to Do If ETIAS Is Denied?

If you are wondering what might get your ETIAS application denied, or what you can do if your ETIAS was rejected, you will find all the answers you need in the following article. Additionally, you will also get expert advice on how to get your ETIAS approved and what alternatives you have if your application […]

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Do I Have to Apply for ETIAS if I Have Dual Citizenship?

The new European Travel Information and Authorization System (ETIAS) is expected to come into effect in 2021. From that moment, citizens of countries that can now travel to the Schengen area visa-free will need to obtain an ETIAS travel authorization in order to visit the Schengen territories, which include Italy. Although the new ETIAS application […]

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Etias System to travel to Italy, San Marino and Vatican City

Many foreigners are fascinated by Europe’s microstates. These are fully independent countries located both in Europe’s mainland (for example, Andorra, Liechtenstein, and Monaco) and off the European coast, like in the case of Malta. Two of these miniature countries are located within the Italian borders — San Marino and Vatican City. Although both are sovereign […]

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Working in Italy as a Canadian

Canadians wanting to travel to Italy for up to 3 consecutive months for business and tourism will soon be eligible to apply for the ETIAS for Italy visa waiver through a simple online application. The ETIAS Italy visa waiver will also allow Canadians to take part in a short study programme or training course not […]

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Working in Italy as an Australian

Australians wanting to travel to Italy for up to 3 consecutive months for business and tourism will soon be eligible to apply for the ETIAS for Italy visa waiver through a simple online application. The ETIAS Italy visa waiver will also allow Australians to take part in a short study programme or training course not […]