FlyerTalk Forums - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: bmifly
Showing results 1 to 25 of 386
Search took 0.32 seconds.
May 13, 19, 1:13 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 11,246
Posted By bmifly

I’m really not sure what Amex in the UK is...

I’m really not sure what Amex in the UK is playing out. I can understand the changes to restrict churn, even if they are a little extreme across so many cards. The increase to the Platinum fee with...
Mar 20, 19, 6:48 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 3,865
Posted By bmifly

I got the same email and hoped that Lifetime...

I got the same email and hoped that Lifetime Diamond had come early! Unfortunately this just confirms what almost everyone already knew - if you secured Diamond during the calendar year 2018 you're...
Jan 27, 19, 5:50 pm
Replies: 341
Views: 52,636
Posted By bmifly

Thanks. Much appreciated.

Thanks. Much appreciated.
Jan 27, 19, 5:10 pm
Replies: 341
Views: 52,636
Posted By bmifly

For clarity, I’m arriving on an AY flight from...

For clarity, I’m arriving on an AY flight from LHR going on to DEL. The non-Schengen Lounge situation sounds grim. If I pass through passport control and customs on arrival at HEL can I then enter...
Oct 13, 18, 6:26 pm
Replies: 182
Views: 21,856
Posted By bmifly

Offer on AA coded flight on BA plane?

I'm confused by the promotion. I'm flying on an AA itinerary with associated AA flight codes. However two Ireland/Heathrow flights and two transatlantic flights are actually on BA planes. I'm also BA...
Oct 1, 18, 7:20 am
Replies: 75
Views: 5,478
Posted By bmifly

On long haul flights or flights in the morning or...

On long haul flights or flights in the morning or evening I pay some attention to the sun direction. In essence I donít want to open the window blind and be blinded by the sun - especially after an...
Jun 17, 18, 8:07 am
Replies: 170
Views: 29,416
Posted By bmifly

The same happened to me last week. I did not have...

The same happened to me last week. I did not have a tight connection from a BA domestic to an AA long haul but during the flight the CSD told me what was going to happen. So on the air bridge I was...
Jan 9, 18, 7:59 am
Replies: 207
Views: 31,217
Posted By bmifly

I’ve found this hotel to be poor. I’ve...

I’ve found this hotel to be poor. I’ve experienced delays at check in with inadequate numbers of staff on the front desk and no operating Honors lane. The on-site shop frequently has almost no food...
Dec 19, 17, 3:41 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 858
Posted By bmifly

I'm getting the FAQ here, although you might need...

I'm getting the FAQ here, although you might need to be logged on to see it...

Hilton Honors | Bonus Promotion FAQs (http://hiltonhonors3.hilton.com/en/promotions/bonus-promotion/faq/index.html)
...
Dec 19, 17, 2:24 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 858
Posted By bmifly

First Quarter 2018 Honors Offer

Just found this on the Honors site under the 'My Offers' section.

Earn 2,000 Bonus Points on every stay. Yep, every stay. Plus earn an additional
10,000 Points on every 5 stays from January 1 -...
Aug 31, 17, 3:58 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 13,138
Posted By bmifly

I agree. Almost all my stays result in upgrades...

I agree. Almost all my stays result in upgrades and where they don't it's because the hotel is full. I add a request in the comments field when making a reservation and ask nicely at check in. The...
Jul 28, 17, 10:12 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 11,560
Posted By bmifly

From the grave, but having just requalified for...

From the grave, but having just requalified for BA Gold, but with 1/2 the lifetime points with BA needed for, er, a lifetime, I wonder if anyone had any success on this matter. With the two FF...
Jun 17, 17, 10:12 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,569
Posted By bmifly

Promotion to Gold

Hi,

I'm close to moving from Silver to Gold but my membership year has another 5 months to run. When I move to Gold will my Gold status last for the remainder of my membership year plus another...
Feb 26, 17, 9:14 am
Replies: 29
Views: 16,199
Posted By bmifly

Indeed. Being in the same group tends to make the...

Indeed. Being in the same group tends to make the transfer of points easier! It's also worth noting that whereas 70,000 Hilton points will get you a reasonable free night in a London hotel, for...
Jan 4, 17, 6:25 pm
Replies: 430
Views: 169,212
Posted By bmifly

The Athens Hilton has spectacular food and good...

The Athens Hilton has spectacular food and good views. The Hilton London Tower Bridge has a brilliant outside terrace with views of the Shard. Food is not quite as good though.
Sep 10, 16, 11:53 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,183
Posted By bmifly

AVIOS upgrade PE to Club

Hi,

I've been away from the forum for a while. I was hoping to upgrade from PE to Club on a transatlantic flight but BA are telling me there is no availability. But there are at least 9 seats free...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Jun 20, 16, 6:12 pm
Replies: 1,992
Views: 648,953
Posted By bmifly

Thanks, what I'm aiming for, and already have...

Thanks, what I'm aiming for, and already have flights which will deliver the required miles.
Forum: MilesBuzz
Jun 20, 16, 8:57 am
Replies: 1,992
Views: 648,953
Posted By bmifly

What did that match you to? Their Gold Card...

What did that match you to? Their Gold Card upwards, as it provides SA Gold, seems to make sense, but the Silver with SA Silver seems worthless. Am thinking of applying for a status match with them....
Jan 14, 15, 8:25 pm
Dec 19, 14, 11:52 am
Replies: 57
Views: 9,542
Posted By bmifly

I stayed here last week and when I asked for an...

I stayed here last week and when I asked for an upgrade was told they were full and none were available. I know at this hotel upgrades don't mean much but this was a blatant lie - the website...
Dec 10, 14, 2:35 pm
Replies: 1,466
Views: 15,751
Posted By bmifly

Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor very nice suite newly...

Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor very nice suite newly done on a cheap "compact double room" booking.
Nov 27, 14, 5:22 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,236
Posted By bmifly

Thanks Jerry. For the next year I don't have to...

Thanks Jerry. For the next year I don't have to change hotels after 1 night to ensure I qualify for Diamond!

bmifly
Nov 26, 14, 5:45 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,236
Posted By bmifly

Question Diamond status extended

Hi,

I wonder if anyone has come across the following before. I can complaining to HHonors that I wasn't offered the Jumpstart promotion which allows stay credits for the rest of this year to go...
Nov 6, 13, 7:44 am
Replies: 1,466
Views: 15,751
Posted By bmifly

Presidential Suite at the London Hilton Park Lane...

Presidential Suite at the London Hilton Park Lane on a points stay. They said it was a good day to be a Diamond. Room(s) not worth the usual £3,500 asking price!
Sep 16, 13, 6:56 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 11,560
Posted By bmifly

Of course it does no harm to ask especially if...

Of course it does no harm to ask especially if youíve maintained BA Gold for a few years.

bmifly
Showing results 1 to 25 of 386
 

Forum Jump