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Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 30, 19, 1:53 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 1,268
Posted By gbs1112

From the Kerala Backwaters to Delhi by Vistara Airlines

Moving from one major location to the next while on holiday in India, specially moving 1200 miles, is usually just a pain, with minor irritations and impatience. This time the whole exercise was a...
Mar 25, 19, 10:19 am
Replies: 13
Views: 566
Posted By gbs1112

MIA Flagship lounge

Yes if you are flying F on BA you will be able to use Flagship dining. We were escorted from the entrance into the dining area and handed over to staff there.
Mar 6, 19, 10:37 am
Replies: 37
Views: 3,470
Posted By gbs1112

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I agree that BA could do a bit more to exhibit...
Mar 6, 19, 6:11 am
Replies: 37
Views: 3,470
Posted By gbs1112

I started by asking to taste two of the three...

I started by asking to taste two of the three reds, the Bordeaux and the Kiwi wines. When the main course was delivered I tentatively suggested “why not go all the way and taste the lot” to which the...
Mar 6, 19, 5:30 am
Replies: 37
Views: 3,470
Posted By gbs1112

But that is the whole point of this fun exercise....

But that is the whole point of this fun exercise. Tasting at 36,000 feet is not the same so in-flight which one comes off best?
Mar 6, 19, 4:48 am
Replies: 37
Views: 3,470
Posted By gbs1112

BA Wine tasting in F

​​​​​​On BA139 (LHR-BOM) yesterday I decided that rather than choose a wine to go with my main course I would taste and compare all the reds on offer....
Forum: India
Mar 4, 19, 10:34 am
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By gbs1112

Its the end of Monday in Pakistan and their...

Its the end of Monday in Pakistan and their airspace remains closed for overflights. There is still military activity on the Kashmir border so not over as quickly as one would hope.
Forum: Japan
Mar 3, 19, 12:53 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 889
Posted By gbs1112

Maybe just a bit late for the cherry blossom in...

Maybe just a bit late for the cherry blossom in Kawaguchiko. Their forecast is not yet published but surrounding areas suggest that because of the much warmer weather of late it will be a few days...
Forum: India
Feb 27, 19, 4:47 am
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By gbs1112

Flightradar shows Pakistan airspace empty except...

Flightradar shows Pakistan airspace empty except for one Aeroflot aircraft BKK-SVO. There is substantial traffic in Indian airspace with a well defined corridor skirting to the south of the Pakistan...
Forum: India
Feb 27, 19, 4:14 am
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By gbs1112

Renewed hostilities between India and Pakistan

Are these affecting commercial flights to and from India or those that use their airspace?
Forum: India
Feb 25, 19, 12:21 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 932
Posted By gbs1112

I am booked at the Oberoi Nariman Point in a week...

I am booked at the Oberoi Nariman Point in a week or so. No one here has mentioned it. Is it that bad.
Forum: Africa
Feb 22, 19, 2:55 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 941
Posted By gbs1112

We are just back from ten days in the area. we...

We are just back from ten days in the area. we had lunch on two occasions at Delaire Graf Hotel and restaurant. There are two restaurants so we tried both. Members of our group thought that it would...
Forum: Japan
Feb 3, 19, 9:38 am
Replies: 4
Views: 715
Posted By gbs1112

New Hotels in Tokyo [Karaksa Hotels]

News item today - these hotels look interesting

Karaksa Hotels Corp, the manager and operator of minimalist hotels designed especially for leisure travelers visiting Japan, on Feb 1 began offering...
Jan 13, 19, 12:57 pm
Replies: 387
Views: 135,125
Posted By gbs1112

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Entrance to Flagship Dining within the main Flagship lounge...
Jan 13, 19, 12:23 pm
Replies: 387
Views: 135,125
Posted By gbs1112

Yes we were were admitted to the Flagship Lounge...

Yes we were were admitted to the Flagship Lounge and escorted from the lounge check-in desk personally to the lift and through the lounge to the Private Dining area to be handed over to the host...
Jan 12, 19, 10:50 am
Replies: 387
Views: 135,125
Posted By gbs1112

I have just made two transits through MIA....

I have just made two transits through MIA. Outbound LHR-MIA-SJO immigration at MIA took just minutes, a lot faster than inbound back home at LHR. The line at MIA around 2pm was just 2 or 3 deep and...
Dec 15, 18, 6:13 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,830
Posted By gbs1112

No ESTA - yes I do!

On line check in this morning for a flight to the US was declined because they are not sure I have an ESTA. It's not the first flight to the US with BA on this ESTA either. A call to the Executive...
Forum: Travel Tools
Dec 7, 18, 12:40 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,060
Posted By gbs1112

Same problem discussed in a slightly different...

Same problem discussed in a slightly different way. Here in Western Europe several international airports may be within 150 miles of each other but in four different countries so while the old...
Forum: Japan
Nov 28, 18, 4:47 pm
Replies: 174
Views: 42,287
Posted By gbs1112

Rental Cars On a November trip four of us...

Rental Cars
On a November trip four of us rented a car to explore the Fuji-Hakone-Izu area over four days hoping to catch the maple colours.
I have Japanese driver's licence (long expired) and...
Oct 13, 18, 2:15 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 3,427
Posted By gbs1112

Both AI and TG leave Singapore, a whole country...

Both AI and TG leave Singapore, a whole country as well as one of SE Asia’s most significant cities off their in-flight mapping and, instead, label the next door town of Johor Bahru. Johor is totally...
Sep 15, 18, 10:01 am
Forum: Japan
Aug 21, 18, 8:45 am
Replies: 174
Views: 42,287
Posted By gbs1112

HOTEL ROOM SIZES Sometimes your hotel room size...

HOTEL ROOM SIZES
Sometimes your hotel room size might come as a surprise. If you are planning to use hotels with ratings with fewer stars rooms can be very small. Most booking sites and hotel...
Aug 19, 18, 11:30 am
Replies: 387
Views: 135,125
Posted By gbs1112

Thanks. Looked as if transit Madrid is a better...

Thanks. Looked as if transit Madrid is a better option, to avoid the immigration line at MIA.
Aug 19, 18, 9:23 am
Replies: 387
Views: 135,125
Posted By gbs1112

AA international connections MIA

I am thinking about booking AA LHR-MIA-LIM but wonder about the connection times. Do international pax have to clear US immigration and customs or can baggage be routed straight through to final...
Aug 16, 18, 5:07 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,493
Posted By gbs1112

BA 241 promotion In First

Yes, it is a time limited BA First promotion to a handful of destinations including DEL and BOM. It didnít seem well advertised. I picked up a couple of tickets for March, in to BOM and out from DEL....
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