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Aug 14, 19, 2:00 pm
Replies: 200
Views: 15,354
Posted By bambinomartino

On my reading of the T&C JDiver posted, that...

On my reading of the T&C JDiver posted, that should be okay, as strictly speaking it's not consideration for the miles.

OP wrote that he intends to concentrate on proving his aunt is really his...
Aug 11, 19, 1:21 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 3,157
Posted By bambinomartino

If there is any discrimination, shouldn't it be...

If there is any discrimination, shouldn't it be the BE adult couple sitting 20 rows apart claiming someone a tenth their age getting preferential treatment? :D

I am inclined to put the blame for...
Aug 3, 19, 9:23 pm
Replies: 546
Views: 75,687
Posted By bambinomartino

For me Sichuan is a top destination because of...

For me Sichuan is a top destination because of the food, but there are many places worth seeing. Chengdu is a lovely city, with a very different vibe than other large Chinese cities, with a very nice...
Jul 24, 19, 6:48 pm
Replies: 82
Views: 10,493
Posted By bambinomartino

Curious is there have been any studies to explore...

Curious is there have been any studies to explore the following questions:
1. Did these regulations achieve their stated goal in any tangible way (are airlines behaving now), and
2. How did it...
Jul 24, 19, 6:35 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 3,820
Posted By bambinomartino

Somewhat off topic, almost 20 years ago, when...

Somewhat off topic, almost 20 years ago, when bidding for hotel rooms on Priceline was still new, I was standing behind a man and woman checking in at a downtown Chicago hotel who were very upset...
Jul 22, 19, 2:31 pm
Replies: 326
Views: 38,880
Posted By bambinomartino

Good thing I'm not a mod, cause I'd suspend OP's...

Good thing I'm not a mod, cause I'd suspend OP's posting privileges until he at least threw us a bone :D

Edit:. Not sure how he would manage to post an update if unable to post.
Jul 20, 19, 10:35 pm
Replies: 107
Views: 6,700
Posted By bambinomartino

Just to nitpick :) In my common law...

Just to nitpick :)

In my common law jurisdiction a defamatory statement is defined simply as one that injures someone's reputation or lowers him in the estimation of (reasonable) others. The...
Jul 18, 19, 1:33 pm
Replies: 74
Views: 8,747
Posted By bambinomartino

Seems to me a consequence of the majority of...

Seems to me a consequence of the majority of flights you were on being UA, so the majority of times this happened was on UA. If you flew only UA, you would be able to say "I only see this phenomenon...
Jul 15, 19, 6:38 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 2,699
Posted By bambinomartino

I agree with European Pete here. I detest...

I agree with European Pete here.

I detest the casual, and seemingly incessant, use of the word "racist" lately. I have a unnaturally strong aversion to the worldview of those who engage in that...
Jul 12, 19, 4:05 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 1,719
Posted By bambinomartino

Keep in mind that some of the low-cost airlines...

Keep in mind that some of the low-cost airlines now have such terrible seat pitch that many car seats cannot fit property. In fact, we flew Swoop and Spirit this week, and I remember one of their...
Forum: Las Vegas
Jul 12, 19, 9:46 am
Replies: 174
Views: 39,140
Posted By bambinomartino

I got tunneled the other day, LAS - Planet...

I got tunneled the other day, LAS - Planet Hollywood. I had read about cabbies doing that but because there were 6 of us, and apparently taxis have a lower limit on riders (?) I decided to get an...
Jul 10, 19, 5:00 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By bambinomartino

Hi all, been too busy driving the extended family...

Hi all, been too busy driving the extended family around AZ, NV and CA to update you.

When I arrived at the rental center, my name was not on the big board, which was worrisome. Was told my...
Jul 5, 19, 10:32 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,952
Posted By bambinomartino

I was surprised by the "hi def" feeling of it. ...

I was surprised by the "hi def" feeling of it. It wasn't a blunt or general kind of sense that there was movement back there, it was as if there was no real physical barrier between the contents of...
Jul 5, 19, 8:27 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,952
Posted By bambinomartino

Strange Seat Sensation

I was on a 777 and 787 in Economy last week, and experienced something I never had before. I am not as frequent a flyer as some on here, but I do get around with roughly 20 segments per year.

Both...
Jul 5, 19, 7:02 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By bambinomartino

Just out of curiosity I did a search this morning...

Just out of curiosity I did a search this morning for the same time I have a reservation (tonight, 8pm), and Hertz says they are sold out, completely, of all vehicles, except a large passenger van...
Jul 3, 19, 5:04 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By bambinomartino

Thank you all. After a very unpleasant...

Thank you all.

After a very unpleasant experience around Christmas in San Diego, I have become quite nervous about vehicle availability. Will hope for the best, but also make another reservation...
Jul 3, 19, 1:08 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By bambinomartino

"Pay Now" option - higher chance of class of vehicle available?

I think I know the answer to the question, but thought I'd ask on here as well. I did post a similar question on another subforum a couple of weeks ago, but this concerns Hertz specifically.

The...
Jun 30, 19, 12:01 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,756
Posted By bambinomartino

Not to mention that OP doesn't exactly have the...

Not to mention that OP doesn't exactly have the physique of a long-distance, or any kind of, runner.

And I did check a bag. It so happened that on the return trip I was entitled to 1 piece of...
Jun 29, 19, 4:36 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,756
Posted By bambinomartino

I am now at the Chinook lounge in Calgary, and...

I am now at the Chinook lounge in Calgary, and the first thing I did upon landing was check the arrival and departure times of the UA flights in question. Looks like I made the right call.

Re:...
Jun 29, 19, 4:12 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,756
Posted By bambinomartino

Sorry everyone, I had written an update almost 12...

Sorry everyone, I had written an update almost 12 hours ago but I must have not clicked "post" or perhaps I did but the hotel network kicked me out and then back in mucking things up. Text below:
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Jun 28, 19, 10:10 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,756
Posted By bambinomartino

Thank you both. I just realized that I hadn't...

Thank you both. I just realized that I hadn't expressed myself well when I wrote "that would leave me 35 minutes to clear immigration" - it should read "that would leave me 35 minutes to make the...
Jun 28, 19, 8:54 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,756
Posted By bambinomartino

Urgent advice needed on rerouting entitlement due to delay

I am on the return leg of a bereavement trip. Wasn't bought as a bereavement fare or anything; in fact both directions were booked separately as one-way trips with Aeroplan miles due to the...
Jun 20, 19, 11:26 am
Replies: 1
Views: 770
Posted By bambinomartino

Alamo "online check-in" - guarantee of vehicle available?

We're landing at LAS July 5, and if expedia, kayak, etc. are to be believed there is high demand that weekend. The prices reflect that as well. After having a bad experience around Christmas at SAN...
Jun 17, 19, 9:08 am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,356
Posted By bambinomartino

A few months ago I was on a flight that had to...

A few months ago I was on a flight that had to return to Toronto due to a medical emergency. I believe it was caused by an infant falling from the changing table and hitting his head quite badly. ...
May 20, 19, 8:43 am
Replies: 118
Views: 16,751
Posted By bambinomartino

This immediately evoked a mental image of Bart...

This immediately evoked a mental image of Bart Simpson in a BA uniform writing the number 3 over and over on a blackboard. Or was it the number 2, I can't remember, sorry I'm not IQ-ing very well...
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