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Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 17, 04, 8:29 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By workin_it

Cheapest Harbor View Room in HKG?

Anyone know how to get a nice harbor view room for around $100? I'm sure that sounds ridiculous, but I just don't want to pay $350. Having been there on business last time I got spoiled at the...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 16, 04, 6:30 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 525
Posted By workin_it

Congrats on your 1001st post, Wingnut! ...

Congrats on your 1001st post, Wingnut!

Glad I could provide a chuckle for the folks on the other side of the pond.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 16, 04, 4:36 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 525
Posted By workin_it

Amazing FA story - She washed and dried my pants on board....

It's been several years since this happened, but I promise it's a true story.

While boarding for a 15 hr flight from LAX-HKG in biz on UA, the guy next to me swung his backpack around...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 12, 04, 12:20 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By workin_it

DFW-FRA late June - Any tips for good fares? Time to buy?

Unfortunately I have to go to Germany for a family affair in the end of June (a time I usually avoid due to high fares). Does anyone have any suggestions for a low fare? Right now the best I can...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 12, 04, 12:15 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 498
Posted By workin_it

Thanks everyone for the helpful info!

Thanks everyone for the helpful info!
Replies: 24
Views: 822
Posted By workin_it

Electronic Upgrade Balance - Exceptions for 5,000+

Just called the Plat desk to ask about the miles towards electronic upgrades. Last year I had 9,000 miles towards the next level at the end of Feb (thus losing the 9K miles), and this year I'll have...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 11, 04, 5:19 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By workin_it

I actually had a United GA once say to me (dead...

I actually had a United GA once say to me (dead seriously as far as I could tell):
"Wanna fly in First Class today? I'll trade you an upgrade for your cool tie (the one I was wearing!)." I was...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 9, 04, 1:06 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 8,059
Posted By workin_it

It's been a couple years since I did it, but ...

It's been a couple years since I did it, but it's a pretty taxing drive. I think it's close to 3 hrs, depending on weather, of course. There are shuttles which are comfortable and go frequently,...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 8, 04, 10:40 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 498
Posted By workin_it

Thailand, 6 days - BKK only, or BKK, Phuket and Chiang Mai

I've got 6 days in Thailand and want to see a lot. There is a 'discover Thailand fare' for $179, for BKK-Chiang Mai-Phuket-BKK.

I'm torn...I'd love to see all those places, but partly I wonder if...
Feb 8, 04, 10:37 pm
Replies: 71
Views: 3,526
Posted By workin_it

That last post was supposed to indicate the quote...

That last post was supposed to indicate the quote from number 6, but somehow, by editing it, it now looks like it's not a quote. How do I 'reply with quote' and have it show up bold like the pros do?
Feb 8, 04, 10:35 pm
Replies: 71
Views: 3,526
Posted By workin_it

Personally I think that you've already made the...

Personally I think that you've already made the 1st mistake by picking 2A (the 3rd best seat on the 744), but I understand why some think it is the best (and am quite sure that it is not).

...
Feb 8, 04, 1:07 pm
Replies: 71
Views: 3,526
Posted By workin_it

Hillarious post. Laughed all the way through it....

Hillarious post. Laughed all the way through it. What a great topic.

I have a couple big CX trips in F coming up and I'm going to take the advice of the reponders to relax and enjoy the...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 6, 04, 7:05 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,332
Posted By workin_it

I once flew Pan Am from LAX-SFO on a 747. :-)

I once flew Pan Am from LAX-SFO on a 747. :-)
Replies: 32
Views: 1,668
Posted By workin_it

Most already covered, but my 2 cents: - the...

Most already covered, but my 2 cents:

- the showers are GREAT in the FRA AC. Nice Grohe shower heads, good water pressure, etc.
- I have only had to wait one time (out of a half dozen times)....
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 2, 04, 7:27 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,101
Posted By workin_it

I was there in 1990, but I doubt much has...

I was there in 1990, but I doubt much has changed. I thought it was worthwhile in that it was so different. Let's just say it's a lot 'rougher' than even the townships in South Africa. I got the...
Feb 1, 04, 9:14 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By workin_it

Excellent! Thanks for the tip! I will...

Excellent! Thanks for the tip! I will definitely order it.
Jan 31, 04, 6:44 am
Replies: 16
Views: 845
Posted By workin_it

[QUOTE]Originally posted by KenF: Take my...

[QUOTE]Originally posted by KenF:

Take my advice, print the above out, carry it with you, it solves lots of problems!


Wow. Unbelievable. I just love Flyer Talk. Thanks a million, KenF for...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jan 30, 04, 6:18 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 2,563
Posted By workin_it

Ditto! Well said. Why else would they put...

Ditto! Well said. Why else would they put carpet on the wall?
Jan 30, 04, 6:12 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 845
Posted By workin_it

Thanks for all the replies...I'm very curious,...

Thanks for all the replies...I'm very curious, and I will certainly report back.

The UA agents say definitively that I am allowed access, as does the lounge matrix on united.com.

Since I...
Jan 29, 04, 6:56 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 845
Posted By workin_it

UA F tkt - SQ lounge and other questions...

I have no status on UA, but will have an F ticket on UA SIN-HKG.

Can I use the SQ lounge?

My flight leaves at 6:45 in the morning - how early can I check in? I'll just be in SIN one...
Jan 27, 04, 7:00 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By workin_it

last food question I promise....Japanese Special Meal in F?

The SQ website under the F-Class section shows a Japanese Kaiseki meal. It says:

"Experience the traditional and exquisite Kaiseki service on our Japan flights or when you order a Japanese...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jan 27, 04, 6:17 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,917
Posted By workin_it

Same experience here....no further hassles, just...

Same experience here....no further hassles, just a free cleaning of my boots. I had been on a cattle ranch in Guatemala vaccinating a herd, so I didn't think I had much choice about how to answer. ...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jan 26, 04, 7:41 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By workin_it

seeing the city really.....parks, interesting...

seeing the city really.....parks, interesting people watching areas, architecture, gondolas? that kind of stuff.

is the shopping in SIN very different from HKG? I've been there several times, so...
Jan 26, 04, 7:12 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 505
Posted By workin_it

CX F Class Wine list?

Following up on the J-class wine list question...is there a place to find F class wine lists? Traveling JFK-HKG-JNB soon. Thanks.

(same here....tried search, nothing found.)
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jan 26, 04, 6:55 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 2,530
Posted By workin_it

Okay, don't flame me, here, but I'm going to...

Okay, don't flame me, here, but I'm going to express a 'personal opinion' which may be a bit far fetched...but which is based on some real world experience.

I have a private pilot's license...
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