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What neck wallet could you recommend?

PS: Smythson Eagle Emblem, etc. - Anyone who travels in even a small "safe" part of Europe can observe reasons why discretion about US passports is doubtlessly advisable; furthermore, even Europeans behave most discretely about their own identification documents.
 

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What neck wallet could you recommend?

PS: Smythson Eagle Emblem, etc. - Anyone who travels in even a small "safe" part of Europe can observe reasons why discretion about US passports is doubtlessly advisable; furthermore, even Europeans behave most discretely about their own identification documents.
I have to disagree with this. As someone who has travleed extensively in Europe and stood in countless passport lines I have rarely seen Europeans have passport covers. And the fact that European passports come in all different colors, one can with a good degree of accuracy determine where someone hails from.

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furthermore, even Europeans behave most discretely about their own identification documents.
That's not my experience at all. When standing in the queues at airports I see passports in the hands of the vast majority of travellers, and the colour combined with the emblem/writing on the front ocmbined with the look of the person makes it quite obvious and or easy to identify their citizenship.

And in a show of national pride I always hold my passport by a corner, out from my body with the Irish harp outwards and in full view! A practice I see many nationalities doing but not all.

Quite odd once, when going through the Customs baggage checks in Copenhagen in the mid 90s, having landed from Heathrow, the Customs officers had stopped a load of Britons and were going through many bags, it was a long queue. But when I came up to the table, Irish passport held out for inspection they just looked at it, smiled and waved me thorugh. Then stopped the next Brits behind me. Make of it what you will.
 

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In ten years, if RFID passports are standard and readers are everywhere, passport covers may regain their usefulness, as barcodes will no longer need to be swiped through machines, and customs and immigration may well no longer require that passports be removed from covers. It's quite possible, actually, that they simply won't need to open the passports at all, but I expect it will take quite a few decades for them to realize this. . ."
If you are going to get a cover for your passport, I suggest looking for a cover with a Faraday cage to restrict unauthorized reading of your RFID enabled passport.
 

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I believe that certain Euro-sceptic members of the Sceptered Isle purchase replica old-style UK passport covers because they dislike the EU-burgundy passports issued nowadays. Although as a proud Scot I am looking forward to a new issue as they now have Scots Gaelic (as one of the official UK languages)
 
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