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South Asia: Travel & Practical

Travel & Practical


Restricted Regions List  
Duke University
U.S. Passports & International Travel
US State Dept
Alerts & Warnings  
US State Dept
India Travel Forum
Thorn Tree: Asia - Indian Subcontinent 
Lonely Planet
India Visa Center 
Travisa Outsourcing
Protected/Restricted Area Permit (PAP) for India Visa Application Forms and Instructions
Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan 
Visa Application Form
Embassy of Nepal
Issue Of Visas To Travel To Sri Lanka
Embassy of Sri Lanka
Visa Info
Embassy of Bangladesh
Visa/Entry Permit
Tourism Council of Bhutan
Aquatabs - Water Purification Tablets  Where to Buy Aquatabs 
Formerly, "Puritabs"
Portable water filters
Oral Rehydration Solutions
Manage dehydration from diarrhea and vomiting
Commercial mixture of Oral Rehydration Salts Based on W.H.O. Formula (Available in South Asia)
Malaria and Travelers for U.S. Residents
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Mosquito Nets
Insecticidal Bed Nets
Also protects against spiders, scorpions, snakes, &c.
UV Protection for Outdoor Living
Sun & UV Protective Clothing
Sun block umbrellas Ear Plugs
Hearing Protection Products
Ear Protection  
eSafety Supplies
First Aid Kits
Sterile syringes & hypodermic needles
First Aid Kits
Sterile syringes & hypodermic needles
How to buy foreign currency
Foreign Currency Exchange
International Currency Express, Inc.
Where to Exchange Currency Without Paying Huge Fees
NerdWallet, Inc.
ATM Finder
By Indian state and city
CMS Info Systems Limited
Currency Converter
OANDA Corporation
Ultra-Portable Radios
Shortwave Radio Reviews
Shortwave Radios
Universal Radio, Inc.
Shortwave Radios
Crane Company
Shortwave Frequency List & Listening Tips
Foreign Language Learning: Hindi & Urdu

Librarian for South
Southeast Asia


Last updated:

April 3, 2020

Next update:

May 4, 2020