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Oct 8, 20, 5:05 am
Replies: 32
Views: 3,754
Posted By OttoMH

I was supposed to go to Chania but Crete got...

I was supposed to go to Chania but Crete got negative travel advice just before departure so went to SKG. CHQ flight timings are good too, at least from AMS. I'd done some research and the food looks...
Forum: Trip Reports
Oct 4, 20, 8:08 am
Replies: 4
Views: 2,274
Posted By OttoMH

Renewing StarAlliance Gold in Covid-era (AMS-ATH-SKG with A3 in C)

Well... since there isnít so much activity here these days I thought I would post a short trip report from my recent weekend trip to the beautiful Hellenic Republic (Greece) in order to grab the four...
Sep 25, 20, 5:31 am
Replies: 2,204
Views: 355,157
Posted By OttoMH

It is now fixed, but the call centre needed to...

It is now fixed, but the call centre needed to re-ticket the booking manually.

Do you mean if this happens again I can just go to the airport and it will be upgraded at check-in or the gate, even...
Sep 25, 20, 4:16 am
Replies: 2,204
Views: 355,157
Posted By OttoMH

A quick question: I have a flight this...

A quick question:

I have a flight this weekend and the return on Sunday was waitlisted for upgrade. I checked today and found award availability, but the upgrade hadn't cleared. I called the...
Sep 22, 20, 1:18 am
Replies: 63
Views: 5,065
Posted By OttoMH

Shhhh... don't Jinx it, I fly on Friday ;)

Shhhh... don't Jinx it, I fly on Friday ;)
Sep 11, 20, 7:50 am
Replies: 32
Views: 3,754
Posted By OttoMH

Ahh.. BMI miles and cash.. I ran out of vacation...

Ahh.. BMI miles and cash.. I ran out of vacation days before I could spend my miles! I used a chunk to send my parents on a C & F (Swiss!) round trip to Mexico twice - they'd never been out of...
Sep 10, 20, 2:12 am
Replies: 32
Views: 3,754
Posted By OttoMH

Yes, it looked a bit remote.. I saw the Hyatt...

Yes, it looked a bit remote.. I saw the Hyatt Regency looked nice if I was just to sit by the pool all day (also an option!)



Yes, I thought it was a bit bizarre. 8 teenagers on boys holiday...
Sep 9, 20, 2:11 am
Replies: 32
Views: 3,754
Posted By OttoMH

Well....! It's that time of year again :D sector...

Well....! It's that time of year again :D sector run time!

I had a fantastic deal booked for 25-27th Sept to CHQ to renew status with a lovely city center hotel that just fell apart when the...
Feb 6, 20, 2:53 am
Replies: 234
Views: 63,907
Posted By OttoMH

Amen to that! :D

Amen to that! :D
Forum: Trip Reports
Jan 23, 20, 12:51 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 3,177
Posted By OttoMH

I've flown AZ business a couple of times and was...

I've flown AZ business a couple of times and was actually very impressed overall. The ability to order Aperol Spritz on demand is a winner in my eyes. I flew a lightly longer sector to Mexico and...
Jan 20, 20, 2:02 am
Replies: 234
Views: 63,907
Posted By OttoMH

I just completed a trip with SK booked 30 Dec. I...

I just completed a trip with SK booked 30 Dec. I was hoping to test this out but as I still need a few miles I used the bid for upgrade to upgrade no-baggage Q & W fares to A. Posted at 1200 per...
Jan 6, 20, 7:33 am
Replies: 234
Views: 63,907
Posted By OttoMH

I travel a lot on SK, almost always hand baggage...

I travel a lot on SK, almost always hand baggage only which usually appears to be a Go Light fare on Google Flights however we book through a corporate TA so maybe they have a special condition.
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Jan 6, 20, 7:26 am
Replies: 385
Views: 120,780
Posted By OttoMH

Early Dec I was upgraded FRA-DEL on LH from the...

Early Dec I was upgraded FRA-DEL on LH from the highest premium eco fare to business A380. Was very nice, though I would've appreciated it more on the return red eye.

Interestingly, I was offered...
Dec 31, 19, 4:28 am
Replies: 37
Views: 11,585
Posted By OttoMH

Sorry to ressurrect an old thread. I am A3*G...

Sorry to ressurrect an old thread.

I am A3*G and usually have free seat selection on SAS (SAS GO LIGHT fare basis) however I have booked a flight for mid-Jan and there is no free seat selection...
Dec 19, 19, 7:48 am
Replies: 32
Views: 3,754
Posted By OttoMH

Looks like Chania is the best bet price wise -...

Looks like Chania is the best bet price wise - Ä240 all-in return for an up-gradable fare. The hotels and restaurants look great too. A bargain for securing StarGold through Oct 2021 (and a bit of...
Dec 18, 19, 4:17 am
Replies: 32
Views: 3,754
Posted By OttoMH

I hadn't considered HER or SKG, I''ll check them...

I hadn't considered HER or SKG, I''ll check them out on the fare finder. Thanks! I did consider JTR but I think I would end up divorced if I didn't take the other half there hahaha..
Dec 18, 19, 1:13 am
Replies: 32
Views: 3,754
Posted By OttoMH

Good destinations for 1-2 days for a 4-sector run?

I've been lucky enough to be Aegean Gold / Star Gold for 3 years. This is great as I fly quite a bit on SAS and LH through the year. First was comp'ed then downgraded then I made it back the long...
Sep 29, 19, 1:31 pm
Replies: 1,689
Views: 253,807
Posted By OttoMH

Aha.. that's a real shame.. Not worth pursuing...

Aha.. that's a real shame.. Not worth pursuing via UK based ADR given the UK CAA interpretation?

SK were absolutely bloody useless about the whole thing There is no customer services after...
Sep 24, 19, 2:30 pm
Replies: 1,689
Views: 253,807
Posted By OttoMH

Industrial Action Eligability

I understand that the UK CAA has determined that Industrial Action does not count as extra-ordinary circumstances and therefore EU 261 is payable?

I had a flight with a non-UK carrier (SK) but it...
Feb 10, 19, 4:38 am
Replies: 2,325
Views: 264,720
Posted By OttoMH

Fantastic, thank you for the quick reply - I was...

Fantastic, thank you for the quick reply - I was concerned about (1) as that would effectively mean only 5 months at gold before a new year starts - phew!

The upgrade is on SAS using the...
Forum: Europe
Feb 9, 19, 4:17 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,838
Posted By OttoMH

A quick follow up on this one, in case anybody...

A quick follow up on this one, in case anybody needs to do the same.

We took the subway/metro to Athens center. The Airport metro station is located directly outside the terminal building through...
Feb 9, 19, 4:07 am
Replies: 2,325
Views: 264,720
Posted By OttoMH

A3*G here approaching my first re-qualification...

A3*G here approaching my first re-qualification despite being a member since 2015! My gold card year ends 10/10/19 and I only have 4900 miles or so remaining to re-qualify. I have a flight coming...
Forum: Europe
Dec 18, 18, 1:21 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,838
Posted By OttoMH

Thank you all so much for your replies, this is...

Thank you all so much for your replies, this is really great! I will check out the weather on 2nd Jan and then decide which is best. Looks like lots of great options - I had a really good time in...
Dec 18, 18, 1:05 am
Replies: 50
Views: 10,126
Posted By OttoMH

I for one am never ashamed to flirt for...

I for one am never ashamed to flirt for Champagne!! :D
Forum: Europe
Nov 28, 18, 11:09 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,838
Posted By OttoMH

Good restaurant / nice town near ATH airport?

Greetings A3 flyers, hoping for some help.

I'm a newly minted A3 gold and will be doing my annual 4 sector run this Christmas period to Jordan and Israel. On the way back, we have a long layover...
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