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Forum: Trip Reports
May 31, 09, 12:37 am
Replies: 27
Views: 9,494
Posted By heleno

Aha! Thanks. I took the photos on a Canon XTI...

Aha! Thanks. I took the photos on a Canon XTI (aka 400D) 10.1mpixel SLR, so I don't think they'll seem blurry at 640x480 for the most part. ;-) Some, taken in darker lighting conditions (folks, I...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 31, 09, 12:24 am
Replies: 27
Views: 9,494
Posted By heleno

I have a photo of my dinner which has the S&P...

I have a photo of my dinner which has the S&P shakers in their native habitat on the dinner tray, and then another of the red box containing a fresh set that was provided as an amenity.

Yeah, the...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 30, 09, 11:01 am
Replies: 27
Views: 9,494
Posted By heleno

Yes, I thought the Bvlgari was pretty cool, never...

Yes, I thought the Bvlgari was pretty cool, never having tried their stuff.

The kit is a black pouch and unfortunately it and I are in different cities right now. I'll detail the premium economy...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 30, 09, 10:59 am
Replies: 27
Views: 9,494
Posted By heleno

What size photos do you use on photobucket? I...

What size photos do you use on photobucket? I uploaded mine to pb at 640x480, and that looked a little big. Should I use 320x240 instead or is 640x480 fine? (Remember, I have dozens, including...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 29, 09, 11:40 am
Replies: 27
Views: 9,494
Posted By heleno

LAX -> SYD V Australia business class (+SEA->LAX Virgin America econ)

)) Before landing

At breakfast time, the FAís distributed feedback survey forms and requested that we fill them out. Itís nice to know that a company is interested in their customersí opinions!
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Forum: Trip Reports
May 29, 09, 11:39 am
Replies: 27
Views: 9,494
Posted By heleno

)) Overall service Service was very...

)) Overall service


Service was very attentive throughout the flight. The FAís made sure that everyone understood their seat adjustment controls, had seen the Bvlgari toiletries, headphones,...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 29, 09, 11:37 am
Replies: 27
Views: 9,494
Posted By heleno

LAX->SYD V Australia business class (+SEA->LAX Virgin American econ)

[ This TR is in several parts, due to its length. I have over 50 images to include, and found that I can only put 6 in per post in another forum -- does FT have the same limitation? Not wanting to...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 3, 09, 9:50 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 29,516
Posted By heleno

Got what exactly?[/QUOTE] "Got more" trip...

Got what exactly?[/QUOTE]

"Got more" trip report, of an entire RTW trip on Virgin group airlines, with more details, more prompt pictures, etc.! Since they're having a $2499 promo for RTW tickets...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 2, 09, 1:22 am
Replies: 28
Views: 29,516
Posted By heleno

So, so, so, *SO* sadly no. *OH*, I so wish I'd...

So, so, so, *SO* sadly no. *OH*, I so wish I'd been travelling with a friend with a camera. I do have a pic of him signing my boarding pass, though. :-)
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 2, 09, 1:02 am
Replies: 28
Views: 29,516
Posted By heleno

As soon as I get the pics and video off my...

As soon as I get the pics and video off my devices and onto my computer, sure! I originally wrote the TR without knowing of the TR forum, so I didn't follow any of the tips and didn't know the bit...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 2, 09, 1:00 am
Replies: 28
Views: 29,516
Posted By heleno

You're mighty welcome, Adam! I'm also a fan of...

You're mighty welcome, Adam! I'm also a fan of Virgin Blue, and have flown all of my domestic segments on them for the past few years when in Oz, after an Aussie friend recommended them as an...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 1, 09, 3:24 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 29,516
Posted By heleno

There was much I left unsaid regarding the...

There was much I left unsaid regarding the possibilities of the comparatively spacious loo, but presumably given the comment's location under entertainment, adults can read between the lines. After...
Forum: CommunityBuzz
Mar 1, 09, 3:12 pm
Replies: 1,217
Views: 103,755
Posted By heleno

I'm in assuming I can get decent fares from SYD...

I'm in assuming I can get decent fares from SYD or Mackay to CNS, and a reasonably priced hotel.

As luck would have it, I've already scheduled myself to be in Oz for the two weeks ending that...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 1, 09, 2:37 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2,548
Posted By heleno

See my V Australia trip report in the budget travel section

Thanks, restless! You beat me to posting that link. FYI, I was on the first flight (after flying in from the US the day before, to do it) and got to experience the media circus as well as the...
Mar 1, 09, 1:37 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 759
Posted By heleno

I WENT on VA 001 SYD-LAX first flight, and it SO ROCKED!

Never had a more memorable flight (in a positive way). My detailed review can be found in the budget travel section here...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 1, 09, 1:33 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 29,516
Posted By heleno

SYD->LAX on V Australia's first flight! Review (long)

I was on their inaugural flight from Sydney to LAX on 27 February, 2009, after having flown in the day before from Seattle on Qantas to do that.

Qantas has a worthy competitor here. They're...
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