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Jan 30, 19, 11:35 am
Replies: 3
Views: 905
Posted By dilby

Thanks for the replies - it seems that I was just...

Thanks for the replies - it seems that I was just getting away with it for a long time, I had no idea it was per card. Oh well, was great while it lasted, got a fair few holidays out of it!
Jan 26, 19, 10:47 am
Replies: 3
Views: 905
Posted By dilby

Amex UK rewards new 6 month rule

Hi all -

For many years my main tactic of collecting avios and other points to spend travelling has been through using american express rewards. Essentially I open a card, hit the bonus, and then...
Forum: Middle East
Aug 11, 18, 4:54 am
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By dilby

Thank you for this. When you say QR status, do...

Thank you for this. When you say QR status, do you mean simply signing up to the free tier of their frequent flyer club? (Effectively the same as a BA blue exec member)?
Forum: Middle East
Aug 10, 18, 4:15 am
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By dilby

Doha airport Q's - please help

Hi all -

I'm in transit in Doha next week for 9 hours from midnight to morning, and have some questions. I've tried contacting Qatar (who I'm flying with) and the airport themselves, along with...
Replies: 16
Views: 912
Posted By dilby

Dual passport Aus entry Q

Hi all -

I'm a dual citizen of the UK and Australia and currently live in the UK. Recently my Australian passport ran out and instead of paying the expense of renewing it I figured I could just...
Forum: Middle East
Aug 3, 18, 2:45 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 516
Posted By dilby

Thanks Ian, that's super helpful information! Now...

Thanks Ian, that's super helpful information! Now to find out where I can ditch my stuff...
Forum: Middle East
Aug 1, 18, 2:40 am
Replies: 2
Views: 516
Posted By dilby

Early morning Doha stopover

Hi all - I'm due to spend 8hrs in Doha Airport in a couple of weeks, but it's from midnight onwards on a Friday morning. For the sake of sleep rhythms I want to stay awake and am ware there's lots to...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Nov 28, 16, 3:35 am
Replies: 39
Views: 12,655
Posted By dilby

Thanks all. I'd like to go with the two seats on...

Thanks all. I'd like to go with the two seats on the end of the middle aisle after reading the comments. However I've gone to book these with Emirates and they want to charge 180! I think I'd rather...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Nov 21, 16, 1:05 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 12,655
Posted By dilby

Aisle & window seat booking technique

Hi all -

I'm about to go with my wife to Australia for christmas from London, and am curious what people's techniques are for seat booking. I'm conscious that as it's the holiday season, the...
Forum: Singapore
Nov 7, 16, 12:23 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,217
Posted By dilby

Singapore visa from UK - where to get

Hi, this is probably a stupid question but I am travelling with my wife from the UK to Australia and we are stopping in Singapore for a couple of days. I am presuming i need a visa and have looked...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Oct 2, 16, 9:04 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,004
Posted By dilby

Booking a flight I might cancel

Hi all -

I'm an Aussie expat living with my wife in the UK and I may be going back to see my family at Christmas - only thing is I'm not 100% sure as there's a few work related issues that might...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Mar 13, 15, 12:00 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 10,145
Posted By dilby

Thanks Nux - should they not specifically mention...

Thanks Nux - should they not specifically mention this then when validating my passport, and on the numerous emails and documentation they supply me with?
Forum: TravelBuzz
Mar 13, 15, 11:50 am
Replies: 49
Views: 10,145
Posted By dilby

Thanks Nux - however I have been refused to even...

Thanks Nux - however I have been refused to even travel to Australia (stopping in singapore or dubai airport) even though I'm an Australian citizen - they said it's their policy for the actual...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Mar 13, 15, 11:46 am
Replies: 49
Views: 10,145
Posted By dilby

HELP! Refused entry over 6 month rule

Hi all -

I'm a dual citizen of both the UK and Australia currently living in the UK and I had booked a trip to get back to Aus for a family wedding. I had decided to go via singapore both in an...
Oct 28, 14, 3:51 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,191
Posted By dilby

Winter Sun in the Alps

Hi all -

As an alternative to winter sun, my wife and I are looking to go for a nice relaxing week-long break (we need it!) somewhere in the alps. I've read about the natural thermal pools in...
Sep 23, 14, 3:00 am
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By dilby

Thanks @Mwenenzi. I'm not a member, no, but I...

Thanks @Mwenenzi. I'm not a member, no, but I could of looked at joining. I was really just wondering if it's worth paying the extra to fly with Qantas if it means in several flights time I get a...
Sep 22, 14, 4:14 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By dilby

QF points LON > SYD

Hi all - wondering if there's anyone in the know about qantas QF points out there?

I'm an ex-pat Aussie living in the Uk and I regularly make the trip back, but always get a cheapie online. I'm...
Nov 29, 13, 7:02 am
Replies: 15
Views: 4,348
Posted By dilby

Hi all thanks for all the replies! I was...

Hi all thanks for all the replies!

I was trying to use ba.com but I hadn't signed up to the exec club. Now that I've done that I can see airberlin for certain routes. However I'm still a newbie at...
Nov 28, 13, 12:18 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 4,348
Posted By dilby

AirBerlin Avios deals

Hi all -

I currently live in the UK had been collecting airmiles for years in order to get a free flight back home to Australia. I got very close until they started charging hefty taxes for long...
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