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Old Today, 05:41 PM
Location: Kansas/China
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Originally Posted by GoldenTiger View Post
I'm not sure if there's a checkpoint from Hainan, but trains and planes within the mainland check passports but not visa status. However, all hotels I've been to in China check visa status, recording everything from date and port of entry plus a photocopy of the visa itself. Good luck trying to find accommodation if one doesn't have the proper visa.
Maybe Iíve never paid attention, but Iíve never noticed hotels checking my visa. Normally they just use the passport number, but perhaps there is more to it then I realized. Iíve also had hotels not register me and instead register me under the hotel manager or employee.
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