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Thread: US to charge $14 per person for admission from 9th September

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    And here's the irony...

    'The fee has been introduced to fund a programme which aims to promote tourism in the US and attract foreign spending.'


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    Does every nation have to fill out an ESTA and eventually pay the fee or just people traveling from the UK?





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    Quote Originally Posted by Dawn, post: 227599
    And here's the irony...

    'The fee has been introduced to fund a programme which aims to promote tourism in the US and attract foreign spending.'

    Are you SERIOUS??? Oh My G-D. That is the epitome of an oxymoron... if not in language, in practice!!!






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    It's a direct quote.

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    Aussies have to do it too - I might do ours in preparation for next year!
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    We did ours n January (even though we then had to do it again on the plane ). We'll do ours again at the beginning of September now we know we can.

    Robbery though








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    Quote Originally Posted by Claire, post: 227603
    Does every nation have to fill out an ESTA and eventually pay the fee or just people traveling from the UK?
    just the countries that have the visa waiver programme claire

    what a rip off. we should charge US people coming here then to promote tourism etc. yeah as if thats the real reason behind it
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