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Recently changing name to Ibis Budget Modern hotel Simple – no frills 1 double bed and upper bunk in each room Simple Brazilian breakfast Breads, cakes, juices, yogurt, milk, coffee, cheese, ham and two kinds of fruit. 4
PASSPORT US Citizens must have A valid Passport with expiration date at least 6 months from the date of your return Takes 4 – 6 weeks Go to passport office If someone has not applied yet, now is the time!! Original Passport, must have at least one blank visa page and additional space for entry/exit stamps. Attention: on US passports, only pages with the word visa on them can be used for that purpose.
11 Valid Passport Need to have expiration date beyond 6 months of return date Completed Visa application form Need to choose WYD Rio 2013 – Pilgrim 1 Passport size photo A 2x2 inch colored picture (frontal, with white background). Home printed pictures will not be accepted. Proof of Registration (NEED MOTHERS MAIDEN NAME) Trip Itinerary
Visa application form, which must be filled out online at https://scedv.serpro.gov.br https://scedv.serpro.gov.br Fill it out, print the receipt page, sign in the bottom box. Travel itinerary or round trip ticket (if available). Original or certified copy of Visa, Green Card or equivalent document (plus copy) if you are not a US citizen. U.S. Post Office Money Order to the order of the Brazilian Consulate (bring the money order to the Consulate with your other documents). Any other type of payment will not be accepted. Check the costs on the visa fee schedule.visa fee schedule. Evidence that you have sufficient funds to support your trip to Brazil (last three months statements from your checking account, credit card limit, last three paychecks or any other proof of cash). Proof of Residence issued in the last 90 days (copy of utility bill, bank statement, etc.) 12
ATTENTION: Visa Application for Minors must also include: visa authorization form, with notarized signature of both parents or guardian(s). In case of legal custody, you must include original or certified copy of court documents with recent (no more than 6 months ago) court stamp. visa authorization form Birth certificate, original or certified copy plus simple copy. Note: If the name of a parent is no longer the same as on the child's birth certificate, additional documentation is required to prove a legal name change has occurred (i.e. marriage or divorce certificate, court order etc.) If the minor was born to Brazilian parent(s) abroad or born in Brazil to foreign parents please contact the Visa Section by email or telephone before submitting the Visa Application for further orientation. 13
Brazilian Consulate 20 Park Plaza, Suite 1420 Boston, MA, 02116 Tel: (617) 542-4000 http://www.consulatebrazil.org Applying hours are from 8:00 am to 11:00 am, Monday through Friday. Pick up hours are from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm, Monday through Friday. 14
-Flights will be an overnight flight – about 8 or 9 hours American Airlines
Mission Component 16 -Groups will be divided into 3 -Favelas will be Cantagalo, Santa Maria, & Babalonia - Involve your parish
Do I need insurance? What is Covered? What if I do not want to buy it? Cost is $158 for best coverage (under age 31) Cancel for Anytime ($205 pp) Call our agency with any questions
Check with your health insurance for out of country coverage WYD does have a thin layer of in country care Allianz covers that plus the rest Waiver required if not taking insurance Go to our website (www.dubetravel.com)www.dubetravel.com Click on Allianz 18
Some problems with phones in Madrid Early start this year Checking various companies 19
Prices are not finalized yet – still negotiating Offerings similar to Madrid Basic phone Blackberry (basic calls & texts) (email & Blackberry Messenger free) 20
Vismo Features GPS Tracking Panic Button Geo Fencing Incident Response NEED A BLACKBERRY SEE A DEMO AT VISMO.COM ORDERING IN APRIL 21
1.Go online to download all your resources. 2.Each group will be assigned a WYD Saint to research deeper, type up a page, and present on. 3.Each group will be assigned a Rio Religious Site to research deeper, type up a page, and present on. 4.Angry Birds Rio Player from your group for May. 5.Submit your Medical and Legal Forms. 6.Submit your Prayers for the Spiritual Bouquet. 7.Have all your Passports and Visas in order. 8.Submit your Rooming Lists. 9.Check out and decide if you are ordering the WYD Resource from the Pontifical Mission Society. 10. Save the Dates for the next WYD Leader Meeting May 23 and the All-Pilgrim Gathering June 15.