Crossing Borders: Tips From a Former Custom's Official

 Image: Peter Sweetser

Image: Peter Sweetser

No matter what border you’re crossing, you’re going to have to deal with customs officials. Peter Sweetser, a former customs officer,  gives an insider view of customs agents and what they’re looking for, with some tips, advice and best practices to help you get across any border smoothly.

 Image: Peter Sweetser

Image: Peter Sweetser

Peter Sweetser worked for almost 20 years as a Customs officer with UK Customs and he’s also been around the world in his Land Rover. He now lives in the United States, and in the spring and fall you can find him at the Overland Expo teaching about dealing with customs and border crossings. He teaches how to deal with borders and officials, getting the right documents together, carnets, and of course about bribes. 

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Misket By: Turku, Nomads of the Silk Road: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Turku_Nomads_of_the_Silk_Road/Alleys_of_Istanbul/06_-Misket