Tag: overstaying visa

  • The plight of the illegal immigrant through the eyes of an illegal tourist

    The plight of the illegal immigrant through the eyes of an illegal tourist

    When I was getting ready to apply for my visa to live and work in the Czech Republic, I had already spent almost two months in the Schengen Zone. My immigration lady assured me that plenty of people overstay their 90-day tourist visa while waiting for their residence permit. But I didn’t want to take…

  • How to obtain a visa in the Czech Republic

    How to obtain a visa in the Czech Republic

    So as it turns out, it’s incredibly simple to move to another country. I arrived in Prague on a Friday. I had a job interview on Monday and an offer by dinnertime. I had a second interview that Thursday and yet another job offer before even leaving the office. So there’s only one thing missing:…