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Apr 29, 19, 9:30 pm
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Posted By DCBob

I should have added SeatExpert. It's more...

I should have added SeatExpert. It's more reliable on some airlines.
Apr 29, 19, 9:02 pm
Replies: 1,653
Views: 312,498
Posted By DCBob

Best Seats

Instead of checking seat comfort on Flyertalk, why don't you download the app for SeatGuru? It provides info on most airlines and the best seats on each model of plane they fly.
Apr 10, 19, 1:49 am
Replies: 353
Views: 51,342
Posted By DCBob

What do you mean by defiantly? It means...

What do you mean by defiantly? It means obstinately or angry opposition to something you dislike. Please clarify.
Feb 23, 19, 2:18 am
Replies: 206
Views: 32,987
Posted By DCBob

I'm far more scared NOT to be SkyPriority. You'd...

I'm far more scared NOT to be SkyPriority. You'd have to be nuts not to want to have Medallion status in my humble opinion.
Jan 16, 19, 12:41 am
Replies: 76
Views: 22,009
Posted By DCBob

You do have to be 49-1/2 to join AARP. It's in...

You do have to be 49-1/2 to join AARP. It's in the membership requirements. Read them.
Nov 17, 18, 6:15 am
Replies: 1,057
Views: 169,783
Posted By DCBob

No credit for Make a Green Choice because it...

No credit for Make a Green Choice because it wasn't an eligible stay.
Oct 25, 18, 4:01 am
Replies: 3,823
Views: 449,014
Posted By DCBob

SNAs

You are confused. The hotel begins looking for your suite 5 days before arrival. They have until 2pm the day before arrival to find one. The email confirming or denying your SNA will be sent no...
Oct 2, 18, 12:32 am
Replies: 76
Views: 9,990
Posted By DCBob

Full Refund Was Fair

You received a full refund because a staff member was repairing the facilities and noticed you in the nude? That's more than fair. Be grateful the hotel took immediate action and move on with your...
Forum: New York City
Jun 30, 18, 6:42 am
Replies: 346
Views: 166,511
Posted By DCBob

IIRC, the one time I took the bus (from Terminal...

IIRC, the one time I took the bus (from Terminal B, actually), they said it ran every 10 minutes. Don't quote me on that, though.

With regards to travel time...you make 2 stops in Terminal B (one...
Apr 19, 18, 2:32 am
Replies: 3,823
Views: 449,014
Posted By DCBob

Yes. This is included in the terms that SPG...

Yes. This is included in the terms that SPG posted. The change for SNAs takes place on January 1, 2019.
Apr 18, 18, 9:17 pm
Replies: 102
Views: 18,207
Posted By DCBob

Because your purchase history shows you pay on...

Because your purchase history shows you pay on average higher prices for tickets than those with lower spending requirements, like me.
Apr 6, 18, 9:23 am
Replies: 166
Views: 48,141
Posted By DCBob

It was late morning on checkout day. The quota...

It was late morning on checkout day. The quota excuse seemed like a lie to me because I had never heard it before or afterwards. I now stay almost entirely at Starwood hotels and get a 4pm checkout...
Apr 6, 18, 6:26 am
Replies: 102
Views: 18,207
Posted By DCBob

Terms and Conditions of Runway Promo

I always read the terms and conditions of every promo. Nowhere does it mention in this promo's terms how many trips are needed. Never read into the terms anything not actually stated. Only dollars...
Apr 5, 18, 12:25 pm
Replies: 102
Views: 18,207
Posted By DCBob

Thumbs up Got it!

I got the promo and registered for it. My terms were as follows:

Spend $200 - Earn 4,900 miles
Spend $700 - Earn 19,500 miles

Not bad, considering that I rarely qualify for any United promos....
Apr 5, 18, 1:17 am
Replies: 166
Views: 48,141
Posted By DCBob

Late checkout denials

I have been denied a late checkout at the Hilton Fashion District in NYC. As a Gold, I asked for a 2pm check out and was told no, and that I should have asked for it earlier that day. They...
Apr 4, 18, 2:13 am
Replies: 737
Views: 240,128
Posted By DCBob

Then you should use a Hilton Amex card to charge...

Then you should use a Hilton Amex card to charge a meal or clothes or something else and you'll earn HH points for the statement period in which you made the charge. This extends your expiration...
Apr 4, 18, 2:05 am
Replies: 166
Views: 48,141
Posted By DCBob

Oklahoma is a business destination and not much...

Oklahoma is a business destination and not much of a leisure destination. But New York, San Francisco, and London are touristy! NYE there is more than one day on the calendar and people take off...
Mar 25, 18, 8:20 am
Replies: 9,621
Views: 2,709,931
Posted By DCBob

Oops! Did you mean the "as*hole" was blocked or...

Oops! Did you mean the "as*hole" was blocked or the "aisle" was blocked. Never heard of an asile.
Dec 30, 17, 4:50 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 10,227
Posted By DCBob

It's THEIR existence, not THEY'RE existence. ...

It's THEIR existence, not THEY'RE existence. "They're" means "they are."
Sorry, but I dislike posts with misspelled words.
Dec 20, 17, 2:35 am
Replies: 51
Views: 4,790
Posted By DCBob

Your experience was very unsettling and would...

Your experience was very unsettling and would have made me angry, too. I would not bother contacting DOT. They are understaffed and DOT does not have jurisdiction over your complaint in my opinion....
Dec 20, 17, 2:12 am
Replies: 517
Views: 66,602
Posted By DCBob

Starwood will send you a solid heavy metal card...

Starwood will send you a solid heavy metal card stating that you are a Lifetime Platinum member. It took me about 6 weeks to receive my card.
Dec 13, 17, 2:20 am
Replies: 2,809
Views: 712,807
Posted By DCBob

Outside food and beverages

Most hotels ban outside food and beverages. They usually don't post signs saying so, but they reserve the right to remove them. I worked in several hotels and they all had this rule to ensure they...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Nov 12, 17, 1:24 am
Replies: 111
Views: 22,018
Posted By DCBob

Any merchant that lies about taking Amex should...

Any merchant that lies about taking Amex should be reported to Amex for violating their merchant agreement. That's what I do.
Sep 29, 17, 9:32 am
Replies: 296
Views: 70,652
Posted By DCBob

Not true. I just booked the 20% discount opening...

Not true. I just booked the 20% discount opening rate (promo code OPEN17) today for my stay in mid-December. And, it was confirmed by email.
Sep 27, 17, 3:34 am
Replies: 202
Views: 43,604
Posted By DCBob

Settle with Chase. Never agree to a reroute if...

Settle with Chase. Never agree to a reroute if you don't get what you want. That includes a free overnight stay. Trying to get it paid for after the stay is nearly impossible.
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