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Forum: Brazil
Mar 27, 21, 4:05 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,280
Posted By NPF

Too soon to visit Brazil this mid-year ......

Too soon to visit Brazil this mid-year ... Impossible to plan as no one knows what will be happening here ... Better to leave it to the future, at least one year from now
Aug 31, 20, 12:48 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,041
Posted By NPF

In English, via Bloomberg: ...

In English, via Bloomberg:

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-08-29/colombia-to-lend-up-to-370-million-to-avianca-in-restructuring
Jul 26, 20, 10:26 pm
Replies: 847
Views: 156,910
Posted By NPF

Hope we will be flying by then.

Hope we will be flying by then.
Forum: TravelBuzz
May 25, 20, 9:58 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 6,701
Posted By NPF

Premium cabins are mostly useless in protecting...

Premium cabins are mostly useless in protecting you from contamination during a flight. Physical distancing works in an open environment, allowing clusters of viruses to disperse before hitting...
May 11, 20, 11:29 am
Replies: 36
Views: 5,853
Posted By NPF

I dont know the particulars of Lifemiles, but...

I dont know the particulars of Lifemiles, but nowadays it is more usual, for most mileage programs, to be 80% of their revenue to be due to banks and merchants and only 20% to flights
May 10, 20, 1:36 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,443
Posted By NPF

As has been reported in other threads at this...

As has been reported in other threads at this forum, Avianca has filled for Chap. 11 bankruptcy, in New York:
...
May 8, 20, 4:47 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,443
Posted By NPF

Avianca's situation, in regard to a bailout, is...

Avianca's situation, in regard to a bailout, is even more complicated than other airlines as they are an amalgamation of several central and south american airlines (El Salvador, Peru, Colombia,...
Forum: South
Jan 3, 20, 3:39 am
Replies: 42
Views: 3,206
Posted By NPF

Yes, you will not be charged for any tolls after...

Yes, you will not be charged for any tolls after deactivating it
Nov 5, 19, 3:38 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 13,309
Posted By NPF

You don't need to put all in one bag, only the...

You don't need to put all in one bag, only the liquids/gel products.

From your list, if I had to travel with all your items, I would put the glasses, comb/brush, toothbrush, floss, razor and...
May 15, 19, 9:20 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 903
Posted By NPF

Use some Veet, the body hair remover. It is a...

Use some Veet, the body hair remover. It is a mild acid that will dissolve the hair. Be sure to inject (wash) some water where you put the Veet, to remove or at least dilute the acid afaterwards.
May 15, 19, 9:02 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,194
Posted By NPF

I believe this refers only to the emission of new...

I believe this refers only to the emission of new tickets, not to the ongoing validity of an already emitted one.

If you have a ticket number, not only a reservation locator, you probably have a...
Dec 8, 18, 7:58 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 945
Posted By NPF

This refers to Avianca Brazil (Amigo program),...

This refers to Avianca Brazil (Amigo program), not Avianca International (Lifemiles program), and is a reflex of the long and profound recession in Brazil.
Avianca International is said to be in...
Jul 14, 18, 7:36 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 2,661
Posted By NPF

Yes, the problem you describe (A330 business...

Yes, the problem you describe (A330 business seats in upright position actually being slightly forward-inclined) really exists and is annoying to me too, but it has an easy solution: I just press the...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jul 23, 17, 7:58 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 12,204
Posted By NPF

Indeed, one of my favorite movies. And this...

Indeed, one of my favorite movies. And this September, after several years of bad DVD editions, we will have a fine Blu-Ray new one by Arrow Films in the UK.
Forum: Brazil
Mar 6, 17, 5:58 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,459
Posted By NPF

Given the distance between airports, time of day...

Given the distance between airports, time of day and expected transit, it is tight.

I would not do it myself on purpose. Why subject yourself to uncertainty and anxiety if you could avoid it?
Forum: South
Mar 6, 17, 5:51 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 15,032
Posted By NPF

5h layover equals ±2h of free time if trying to...

5h layover equals ±2h of free time if trying to get out of the airport. I wouldn't bother.

If he has access to a lounge, perhaps getting a shower (don't know trip details). Also, there are several...
Forum: South
Jan 6, 17, 5:38 am
Replies: 1
Views: 1,019
Posted By NPF

D and E are connected inside the secure zone, you...

D and E are connected inside the secure zone, you will be able to move from one to the other without exiting the secure area. I don't have pictures, but there is extensive signage, you will not have...
Forum: Brazil
Jan 6, 17, 5:26 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,342
Posted By NPF

The original one was in Bonsucesso, a commercial...

The original one was in Bonsucesso, a commercial neighborhood near Fiocruz, but it is long closed.

There was another one near Arpoador (don't remember if it was the first or the second at Zona...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Dec 20, 16, 4:21 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 2,666
Posted By NPF

If you freeze the bananas, they will get even...

If you freeze the bananas, they will get even more mushy ...

Try frying or baking the sliced bananas, not until completely done, but only to seal them (frying) or to dehydrate them (baking)...
Forum: Brazil
Oct 5, 16, 8:31 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,346
Posted By NPF

If you don't need keep the baggage with you,...

If you don't need keep the baggage with you, truck freight is the cheapest way.

http://www.transvias.com.br/1/19/1350/rotas/rio-de-janeiro/brasilia,distrito-federal

My business has used Sigma...
Forum: South
Oct 3, 16, 12:33 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,553
Posted By NPF

If you drive, it would be much more practical...

If you drive, it would be much more practical (and probably cheaper) to rent a car.

You can rent from someone near the Port Terminal and return it to the Airport Rental Center or take a taxi to...
May 15, 16, 8:23 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 14,424
Posted By NPF

In Portuguese any syllable ending in n or m is a...

In Portuguese any syllable ending in n or m is a strong one and has a nasal tone; there are not "shorts" n or m in the language (n is enê, m is emê, not en or em).
So, you could represent it...
May 15, 16, 8:04 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 4,001
Posted By NPF

It has been four years since last time I went to...

It has been four years since last time I went to London, but the Masters Super Fish on Waterloo Road (on the block after the Old Vic) was very good. It was a very basic place, most patrons work at or...
Forum: Brazil
Jan 31, 16, 6:58 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 6,812
Posted By NPF

Pedra do Telégrafo is far away from Copacabana. A...

Pedra do Telégrafo is far away from Copacabana. A Taxi trip would be very, very expensive.

You could try the BRT to Guaratiba and try to hail a Taxi there, but:

1. It is a complex itinerary...
Jan 17, 16, 5:17 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,369
Posted By NPF

Eye strain is usually caused by one of the...

Eye strain is usually caused by one of the following causes:

1) Excessive brightness
2) A cooler temperature
3) Flickering backlight
4) Pixel inversion ("pixel walking")


1) is easily...
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