- Always carry
important documents manuals in your hand bag before check in.
- Your Medical
certificates and X Rays if any should also be carried in your
- You may require
to show them to the Passport Officer in U.K. or U.S.A.
- If you are
travelling from India to USA you are usually allowed to check
in with two bags upto 30 kgs each.
- If you are
traveling to U.K. - you will be allowed to check in with one bag
upto 20 kgs. In addition to the above you will also be allowed
to carry one hand bag (not more than 5 kilos on to the aircraft
In UK and USA
you can drink water from the tap in most places unless you are specifically
advised not to do so.
Milk is available
in cartons at any food shop and is also pasteurized so you need
not boil it again. You can carry cooking dry masalas to UK but no
food items allowed for USA.
For your information,
there are many Indian grocery shops and restaurants in both UK and
USA so you should have no difficulty in buying cooking ingredients
You are advised
not to carry more than one sweater with you for your immediate needs
as there are excellent low priced shops in both UK and USA where
you should be available to buy a complete set of winter clothing
including leather boots, caps, gloves, overcoats, etc within about
Rs.10,000/- All homes and places of work are adequately heated maintaining
a normal temperature throughout the year.
be polite and courteous, the citizens in these Countries are very
particular. Say "Please" and "Thank You" whenever
required. They are also offended if you stare at them without any