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Foreign travel after bringing fiancee to US?

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I'm applying for the K-1 visa with my fiancee Onelis. Once she comes here to the USA from Colombia, how long will it take before we can travel in Baja, Mexico - my favorite place away from home? Some guys on the BajaNomad.com site told me 5+ years, but I know it can't be that long. However long it takes, but I get the Baja bug quite frequently, and fish tacos here in Southern CA don't taste the same. :crying:

In my free time, I lead group tours into Baja, Mexico - I even sell t-shirts for the events that read like concert tours. Here's a little background into my madness...

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Thanks for all info..

-Ken


Ken y Leidys’ Timeline

May 1, 2009 - I-129 F (NOA-1)

Aug 4, 2009 - I-129 F (NOA-2)

Oct 7, 2009 - Bogota Interview

Oct 16, 2009 - Diomesa package arrived in downtown Barranquilla

Oct 20, 2009 - Leidys took bus to Diomesa Office to pick up Visa/Passport package because ("We don't deliver to your Barrio").

Nov 22, 2009 - POE (30 min.) Los Angeles, Intl.

Dec 27, 2009 - Wedding

March 8, 2010 - AOS NOA

April 8, 2010 - AOS BIO (in Riverside, CA)

May 11, 2010 - AOS AP

May 24, 2010 - AOS Interview

May 27, 2010 - AOS EAD May 27, 2010

Jun 18, 2010 - Green Card Received!

Apr 07, 2012 - ROC Filed

Oct 11, 2012 - ROC RFE

Jan 08, 2013 - CONDITIONS REMOVED!!!

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after approval for advance parolel (90 days?) or greencard.

90 days is no sweat. That will be great to travel to Baja and back to Colombia to see friends & familia. :thumbs:


Ken y Leidys’ Timeline

May 1, 2009 - I-129 F (NOA-1)

Aug 4, 2009 - I-129 F (NOA-2)

Oct 7, 2009 - Bogota Interview

Oct 16, 2009 - Diomesa package arrived in downtown Barranquilla

Oct 20, 2009 - Leidys took bus to Diomesa Office to pick up Visa/Passport package because ("We don't deliver to your Barrio").

Nov 22, 2009 - POE (30 min.) Los Angeles, Intl.

Dec 27, 2009 - Wedding

March 8, 2010 - AOS NOA

April 8, 2010 - AOS BIO (in Riverside, CA)

May 11, 2010 - AOS AP

May 24, 2010 - AOS Interview

May 27, 2010 - AOS EAD May 27, 2010

Jun 18, 2010 - Green Card Received!

Apr 07, 2012 - ROC Filed

Oct 11, 2012 - ROC RFE

Jan 08, 2013 - CONDITIONS REMOVED!!!

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Philippines
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after approval for advance parolel (90 days?) or greencard.

90 days is no sweat. That will be great to travel to Baja and back to Colombia to see friends & familia. :thumbs:

That is in the neighborhood of 90 days after you apply for Advance Parole which occurs AFTER you are married...


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Filed: Citizen (apr) Country: Colombia
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When you apply for her AOS you should also send her I-765 for her EAD and I-131 for her Advance Parole which will let her come back to the States if she travels while her AOS is approved. The $1,010 fee covers the processing of all three forms so it's a good idead to send them all at once. She should be getting her EAD and AP approved within 3-6 months.

Diana

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CR-1

02/05/07 - I-130 sent to NSC

05/03/07 - NOA2

05/10/07 - NVC receives petition, case # assigned

08/08/07 - Case Complete

09/27/07 - Interview, visa granted

10/02/07 - POE

11/16/07 - Received green card and Welcome to America letter in the mail

Removing Conditions

07/06/09 - I-751 sent to CSC

08/14/09 - Biometrics

09/27/09 - Approved

10/01/09 - Received 10 year green card

U.S. Citizenship

03/30/11 - N-400 sent via Priority Mail w/ delivery confirmation

05/12/11 - Biometrics

07/20/11 - Interview - passed

07/20/11 - Oath ceremony - same day as interview

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When you apply for her AOS you should also send her I-765 for her EAD and I-131 for her Advance Parole which will let her come back to the States if she travels while her AOS is approved. The $1,010 fee covers the processing of all three forms so it's a good idead to send them all at once. She should be getting her EAD and AP approved within 3-6 months.

Diana

Thanks! You are so knowledgeable. This forum is the greatest.


Ken y Leidys’ Timeline

May 1, 2009 - I-129 F (NOA-1)

Aug 4, 2009 - I-129 F (NOA-2)

Oct 7, 2009 - Bogota Interview

Oct 16, 2009 - Diomesa package arrived in downtown Barranquilla

Oct 20, 2009 - Leidys took bus to Diomesa Office to pick up Visa/Passport package because ("We don't deliver to your Barrio").

Nov 22, 2009 - POE (30 min.) Los Angeles, Intl.

Dec 27, 2009 - Wedding

March 8, 2010 - AOS NOA

April 8, 2010 - AOS BIO (in Riverside, CA)

May 11, 2010 - AOS AP

May 24, 2010 - AOS Interview

May 27, 2010 - AOS EAD May 27, 2010

Jun 18, 2010 - Green Card Received!

Apr 07, 2012 - ROC Filed

Oct 11, 2012 - ROC RFE

Jan 08, 2013 - CONDITIONS REMOVED!!!

VicFrndz.jpgBAQ+Taxi.jpgclubberz.jpgCumbiaz.jpg

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