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Forum: TravelBuzz
Oct 1, 20, 11:34 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 3,404
Posted By yandosan

"a good idea, except that a lot of stairwells end...

"a good idea, except that a lot of stairwells end in emergency exit doors with alarms"

One of the peculiar customs of American hotels. We have an obesity epidemic but we risk tripping the...
Forum: Mexico
Oct 1, 20, 7:13 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By yandosan

Overcharged in Krystal Ixtapa

So, I spent a couple nights in Ixtapa (https://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g153445-Ixtapa_Zihuatanejo_de_Azueta_Pacific_Coast-Vacations.html). Got a good deal on Expedia, about 125 dollars for two...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 13, 20, 7:09 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 4,979
Posted By yandosan

Is the Passport Obsolete?

I am looking at my passport and not seeing any stamps except from a couple of trips....Nothing from England, or crossing into the States from Mexico, or that exotic vacation last year. Or the other...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Apr 25, 20, 5:54 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 3,130
Posted By yandosan

Always choose the hotel with full cancellation...

Always choose the hotel with full cancellation refund. You might have to search longer but it's worth it.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Apr 25, 20, 5:29 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 3,139
Posted By yandosan

I spent about 3 months in England and ...

I spent about 3 months in England and hotel/pubs still exist all over the place.
Some great history to be told, many date back a hundred years or more. Although 25% of the pubs have closed...
Replies: 24
Views: 4,761
Posted By yandosan

"When I got my driver's license in Miami..." ...

"When I got my driver's license in Miami..."

I had a similar situation, my lawyer said CBP will see the warrant but don't have time or resources to go through the hassle of extraditing you ...
Mar 20, 20, 9:49 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,690
Posted By yandosan

I made a similar post about 5 years ago, ...

I made a similar post about 5 years ago, something about how much longer was TSA really going to last?
As awful as they are I have enjoyed some of the comedy, such as Adam Kokesh ...
Mar 16, 20, 4:32 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,821
Posted By yandosan

2500 versus 1700. There was a whole other issue...

2500 versus 1700. There was a whole other issue related to the $10/day promise they made versus $10/day plus international rates. That was a stickier issue than the other, and harder to prove, so I...
Mar 16, 20, 2:27 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,821
Posted By yandosan

Persistence paid off. Finally got the $1700. ...

Persistence paid off. Finally got the $1700.
Found someone in Tech Support (Amy) who analyzed the call or something, picked my brain for 2 hours over call details. Heard she put in a very...
Mar 7, 20, 1:25 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,821
Posted By yandosan

"For some reason I don’t fully understand,...

"For some reason I don’t fully understand, neither party properly disconnected the call which went on for 18 hours. Ask to be met in the middle."

Thanks for your advice. For the record, I am...
Mar 7, 20, 11:09 am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,821
Posted By yandosan

I did an "information subpoena" years ago for...

I did an "information subpoena" years ago for information relevant to a Small Claims suit. It seemed pretty straightforward.
In response to the second question, it was a landline so there...
Mar 7, 20, 10:32 am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,821
Posted By yandosan

If I do an information subpoena and show the...

If I do an information subpoena and show the other party had a phone call (to me) that lasted just 45 minutes would that help?
Mar 6, 20, 10:55 am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,821
Posted By yandosan

Crazy Phone Bill After Travelling

Went to Europe for a few weeks. One night got a call from the States and I asked "How did you get through?" since
I thought I was blocked overseas. I spoke to this relative about 45 minutes and then...
Feb 11, 20, 3:32 am
Replies: 19
Views: 2,167
Posted By yandosan

File this story under : The 9/11 terrorists won.

File this story under : The 9/11 terrorists won.
Jan 26, 20, 6:46 am
Replies: 16
Views: 4,655
Posted By yandosan

Thank God this happened in the Land of Freedom,...

Thank God this happened in the Land of Freedom, the U.S. of A.
If it happened anywhere else it would be called theft.
Nov 2, 19, 10:53 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 2,942
Posted By yandosan

I went to South Korea (from Durham NC) for a job...

I went to South Korea (from Durham NC) for a job talk, just for a couple days. Just brought a school back pack because I am sick of paying for check-in or having to wait for luggage at the carousel....
Nov 2, 19, 10:10 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,552
Posted By yandosan

Marsalis won't be so arrogant when the woodwind...

Marsalis won't be so arrogant when the woodwind terrorist sleeper cell comes town.
Oct 23, 19, 11:16 pm
Replies: 69
Views: 16,385
Posted By yandosan

Splitting up $22,700 and giving it to others to...

Splitting up $22,700 and giving it to others to smuggle it in for you is a violation of Customs regulations. The woman FA who was the controller is guilty, the FAs she was paying to mule the money in...
Oct 23, 19, 9:15 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,793
Posted By yandosan

The $10,000 limit is for persons travelling...

The $10,000 limit is for persons travelling together.




Hmm. So if the Oakland Raiders and their roadies fly on the same plane into the States they have to add all their money together and...
Oct 23, 19, 8:29 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,793
Posted By yandosan

Money Laundering by Flight Attendants

"Thousands" of dollars recovered. The most startling thing about the article is the low stakes.
I thought you were allowed to bring less than $10,000 into the country without reporting it.
...
Jul 24, 19, 3:41 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 3,997
Posted By yandosan

When I was quite into Metal Detecting I would...

When I was quite into Metal Detecting I would often carry my detector aboard (in 3 pieces) to avoid the whole check-in routine.
It was entertaining to watch the reactions of the not-so-bright TSA...
Jul 15, 19, 6:46 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 4,156
Posted By yandosan

Another massive database was on mugshots.com. It...

Another massive database was on mugshots.com. It was estimated they had about 15 million mugshots "scraped" from Police booking photos. One of the main guys at mugshots.com was a Marc Epstein, an...
Jul 3, 19, 9:24 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 4,891
Posted By yandosan

Over the last 20 years I have a few times...

Over the last 20 years I have a few times managed to stumble past Customs by accidentally taking a wrong (or right) turn somewhere along the way.
Been a while though. I'm sure ...
Jun 29, 19, 8:49 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 3,647
Posted By yandosan

TSA friendly...upon reflection, I think maybe...

TSA friendly...upon reflection, I think maybe it's just a meaningless expression, a perfunctory, deferential, quasi-Patriotic thumbs up to Big Government and the powers that be. What...
Jun 29, 19, 2:04 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 3,647
Posted By yandosan

"Using one, you don't have to remove your laptop...

"Using one, you don't have to remove your laptop from the backpack when going through a TSA security checkpoint."

Interesting, I don't believe I have ever heard TSA say "Everyone take out your...
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