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Just a heads up for anyone looking for a place to renew their visas other than their home countries. American Embassies in Portugal and Italy are now taking other people (not just nationals) 🎉✨

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Indeed. Just had a friend from Ireland take a one week vacation in Madrid to renew their visas.

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Thanks for sharing ! Europe calls 😁

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