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May 1, 17, 5:17 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 3,248
Posted By bmir

best seating for family of 4 in business class?

Wife, me, and two boys, age 4 and 5 flying r/t JFK-MXP in business class.

Both kids are very very into airplanes, and routinely sit ask to watch (and re-watch) hour-long documentaries on the A380...
May 1, 17, 5:07 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,189
Posted By bmir

Thank you all. I was indeed looking for a round...

Thank you all. I was indeed looking for a round trip ticket but only had availability mismatch with the outbound leg. After several phone calls with JAL I can say that at least for the dates I was...
Apr 24, 17, 10:35 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,189
Posted By bmir

Would any kind soul be willing to check award...

Would any kind soul be willing to check award availability for JFK to MXP, business class, four seats, during first week of June (Jun 1 - Jun 7)?

I have just spend a while clicking through...
Mar 17, 17, 2:51 am
Replies: 0
Views: 551
Posted By bmir

JFK-MXP J availability

I have enough SPG point for 4 r/t J seats JFK-MXP (via JAL). Ideal dates are
depart: Sat 4/29 (+/- 1 day)
return: Mon May 8

From searching the alaska website, it seems there is availability for...
Nov 1, 16, 12:13 am
Replies: 2,686
Views: 793,458
Posted By bmir

Amex Plat + Citi Prestige for E+ family subscription

Just reading up on the thread. My goal is to put $200 in my travel bank via Amex Business Plat, then purchase the E+ subscription using travelbank funds + my Citi Prestige card, and pursue...
Oct 12, 16, 10:34 am
Replies: 348
Views: 125,153
Posted By bmir

F1 FN1 A1O N0 O0 J9 JN9 C9 D9 Z9 ZN9 P9 PN9 R5...

F1 FN1 A1O N0 O0 J9 JN9 C9 D9 Z9 ZN9 P9 PN9 R5 RN5 IN0 I0
Y9 YN9 B9 M9 E9 U9 H9 HN9 Q9 V9 W9 S9 T9 L9 K9 G9 N9 XN9 X9
about 5 weeks out
Oct 12, 16, 3:45 am
Replies: 348
Views: 125,153
Posted By bmir

help me decide

On the route above (HND-SFO UA 876 on 11/21) I would be willing to purchase E+ for my family of 4 (actually, E+ global subscription, so this is high stakes!) if there was high likelihood that we...
Oct 12, 16, 12:01 am
Replies: 348
Views: 125,153
Posted By bmir

what happens to empty e+

For example, look at the following flights:
Nov 21 UA 876 HND-SFO

Y is full, E+ is almost totally empty.

What will this actually look like at time of departure? A few possibilities I have...
Forum: Japan
Oct 6, 16, 5:50 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,921
Posted By bmir

Thank you everyone this is very helpful! I...

Thank you everyone this is very helpful!

I will look to rebuild the trip to do Tokyo for 4 days, then kyoto for 2 (I think some of the adults would like to see Kyoto, so we'll make the push even...
Forum: Japan
Oct 5, 16, 6:15 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,921
Posted By bmir

tokyo (+kyoto?) 6 nights with kids

We are two families (2 adults/2 kids in each, kids = age 2,3,4,4). Flying SFO-HND on UA and we have 6 nights (11/15-11/21).

Right now we are thinking of Tokyo for night one, then taking staying...
Oct 1, 16, 1:45 pm
Replies: 170
Views: 33,699
Posted By bmir

E+ subscription - how close to flight can you buy?

I'm flying UA SFO-HND rt in Nov on 777, we are family of 4, no status.

It's cheaper to buy E+ global subscription for the family than to do E+ individually at the rates they are currently...
Sep 20, 12, 12:48 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 9,715
Posted By bmir

Princeville vs Grand Hyatt with 7 month old kids

Hi everyone, First post in a while! Had the little guy so my FT activity took a hit.

My wife and I are planning a last minute trip with another couple in the coming couple of weeks. We each have a...
Oct 3, 11, 1:33 pm
Replies: 63
Views: 11,085
Posted By bmir

atrocious stay!

Just wanted to report on an atrocious experience my wife had while staying one night at Sheraton Dallas North for a business meeting this past summer.

1) At check in, my wife (SPG Gold) was...
Jun 24, 11, 11:38 am
Replies: 961
Views: 201,299
Posted By bmir

keep points when canceling card?

I received the 50k points deal last year. Now that the annual fee is due I want to cancel the card. Will I still get to keep my 50k Choices points or does Chase have some way of taking those away...
Jun 17, 11, 11:34 am
Replies: 11
Views: 944
Posted By bmir

VDB credit if alternate flight arrives earlier, at co-terminal airport?

A family member was recently scheduled to fly PHL-lax-SJC. At PHL, he asked if he could get on the nonstop PHL-SFO, which would get him to the bay area a few hours earlier. The agent said "Because...
May 16, 11, 1:53 pm
Replies: 86
Views: 6,746
Posted By bmir

SOLUTION

After a few P.S. flights I finally figured out a low-tech solution to get my unibody Apple Macbook Pro 85W working without tripping the power.

The key is to make sure my laptop is fully charged...
Feb 27, 11, 3:13 am
Replies: 515
Views: 57,538
Posted By bmir

Cost for 6k eqm?

Can someone tell me the cost for 6k eqm? My friend's account ended at around ~44k, and she is getting the error message ("Members who earned at least 50,000 EQM (or 60 EQS) in 2010, or were more...
Feb 24, 11, 8:04 pm
Replies: 1,453
Views: 220,805
Posted By bmir

Thanks for the responses. Personally, I would...

Thanks for the responses. Personally, I would understand this position if I am paying the garage and hotel separately. However, my feeling is that if it is being charged through the hotel, then it is...
Feb 24, 11, 12:52 pm
Replies: 1,453
Views: 220,805
Posted By bmir

late checkout and parking

I was at Westin St Francis in SF this past weekend. I asked for 4pm checkout. The front desk gave me checkout, but said that they would start charging my car if it was in the garage after 1pm. ...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Feb 18, 11, 9:17 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,114
Posted By bmir

Using points.com JUST to track your account balances - dangerous?

I've read many threads about the dangers about conducting transactions through points.com, and I have no intention to do so. However, I do find it useful simply as a tool in which I can aggregate my...
Feb 18, 11, 4:44 pm
Replies: 132
Views: 19,665
Posted By bmir

Did you get 32 credits, that would count towards...

Did you get 32 credits, that would count towards CP? Or just 2 free r/t?
Feb 10, 11, 5:48 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 874
Posted By bmir

From what I gather, you still have until...

From what I gather, you still have until 8/13/2011. Any points activity will count at 1200 points = 1 credit.

In the meantime, your current CP will change expiration to 12/31/2011, and if you...
Feb 10, 11, 5:30 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 766
Posted By bmir

Based on my understanding, your current CP will...

Based on my understanding, your current CP will be good until the end of this year, and as long as you requalify for CP exactly as you would have under the old rules (ie by April), you will have CP...
Feb 10, 11, 3:19 am
Replies: 1
Views: 673
Posted By bmir

Best SPG CP Strategy for me with RR 1.0/2.0?

I just applied for the WN Visa with 32 credits after 1st purchase. For my CP progress, I also have 18 credits, the first of which expires on March 4th.

I am considering doing the following:
1)...
Feb 9, 11, 10:30 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,783
Posted By bmir

I tried searching - is it confirmed that this is...

I tried searching - is it confirmed that this is what will happen if first purchase is after 3/1 but we apply for the card now?

Thanks,
bmir
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