Excuse me, where is the baggage claim area?
Go down this hallway and at the end, turn right.
And how will I know where to find my luggage?
On which flight did you just arrive?
I was on United Airlines flight 446 from Tokyo.
You'll find your luggage on carouselnumber three.
Asking directions to the baggage claim are and retrieving one's luggage.
Will I always need a baggage claim ticket to take my luggage out of the airport?
This depends -- not all airports enforce it at all times.
In any case, it is standard procedure to attach the claim tickets to your ticket jacket.
What should I do if my luggage is lost?
You should go to the Lost and Found office, usually located just adjacent to the baggage claim area, or see the Lost and Found agent for your airline.
May I see your passport, please?How long will you be staying in the United States?
Just three weeks, sir.
I'm here to visit some friends and to go sight seeing.
我来美国葱┡笥巡⒐酃狻?br> Where will you be staying?
I'll be staying at the LA Mandarin Hotel.
Very good, your papers are all in order.
Please go to the next line for customsinspection.
Do you have anything to declare?
Directly after claiming your baggage, all passengers must go through immigration, where one must show passports and visas. Customs regulates what travellers bring in and out of the country.
What if I don't have an address in the U.S. or Canada?
Always have some address ready, a hotel address is acceptable.
Is there a limit on how much money I may bring into the U.S.?
There is no limit on the amount you may bring in.
However, if you bring in more than U.S. $10000, you must declare the amount and file a report.
Excuse me, what is the easiest wayto get downtown?
There are several ways.
You may takethe city bus, that's the cheapest.
There are also shuttle buses orlimousines.
The fastest way is tosimply take a taxi.
最快的方法就是搭瞥坛怠?br> Okay, I will take the shuttle bus.
Can you tell me where to find it?
You may go to the information desk to get any information about the city you are in.
Look forthe "？" or "！" sign.
找 "?" 或 "！" 标志。
What is available at the Information Desk?
A trip to the information desk will be well worth a traveller's time.
There one can pick up information on hotels, restaurants, places to visit,things to do, as well as obtain useful maps and helpful hints abouthow to do things.
In addition, one can find out how to get into town and where things are located in the airport.