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Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 8:08 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 2,064
Posted By etch5895

New Caledonia

New Caledonia
Forum: TravelBuzz
May 9, 19, 5:36 am
Replies: 30
Views: 2,375
Posted By etch5895

My personal longest was ATL-ICN on a DL 777, in...

My personal longest was ATL-ICN on a DL 777, in coach, 14.5 hours followed by a 1.5 hour wait in immigration because multiple widebodies from China landed just before we did.
Forum: TravelBuzz
May 7, 19, 5:06 am
Replies: 26
Views: 2,386
Posted By etch5895

Makes you wonder why most of the FF number can't...

Makes you wonder why most of the FF number can't just be x'ed out by the printer when printing a BP?
Forum: TravelBuzz
Mar 29, 19, 2:58 am
Replies: 532
Views: 40,424
Posted By etch5895

For what its worth, as a BA shareholder, I voted...

For what its worth, as a BA shareholder, I voted to flip the board of directors. That this was an optional safety feature is incomprehensible to me.
Forum: Korea
Mar 23, 19, 10:16 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By etch5895

Driving in Jeju city is as bad as any Korean...

Driving in Jeju city is as bad as any Korean city. Once you are outside of Jeju city, however, it is a simple and quite pleasant affair. Koreans tend to be much poorer drivers than they think they...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 28, 19, 4:21 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 1,450
Posted By etch5895

No, just have a flexible job, and being in an...

No, just have a flexible job, and being in an overseas assignment helps at least with Asia travel and doing trips over long weekends. Near retirement? Kinda sorta. Could retire on a lower budget but...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 27, 19, 4:30 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,982
Posted By etch5895

What??? You didn't enjoy a 4 hour wait at FAY? ...

What??? You didn't enjoy a 4 hour wait at FAY?

(FAY was my home airport for many years. I feel your pain.)
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 24, 19, 1:23 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 1,450
Posted By etch5895

First time in both, so...

First time in both, so Tashkent-Samarkand-Bukhara-back to Tashkent. Then, Almaty-Astana. Yes to the jungle in Brunei. I'm going over the 4th of July weekened.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 23, 19, 11:08 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 1,450
Posted By etch5895

Been: Harbin for the Snow and Ice festival, Hong...

Been: Harbin for the Snow and Ice festival, Hong Kong
Going: Uzbekistan/Kazakhstan, Bali, Brunei, Washington DC (work), Medellin, Fiji/New Caledonia, Denver/San Antonio/El Paso/ORD or MCI
Planning:...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 13, 19, 10:49 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By etch5895

Luckily, flying on 747s tomorrow and again on...

Luckily, flying on 747s tomorrow and again on Monday (Asiana still has two of them used on their high traffic Asian routes).
Forum: China
Feb 2, 19, 6:03 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,140
Posted By etch5895

Did it two weeks ago. No eyebrows were raised, no...

Did it two weeks ago. No eyebrows were raised, no extra questioning and no delays.
Forum: Asia
Oct 15, 18, 10:43 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 605
Posted By etch5895

KE 777s have more room between the seats than DL....

KE 777s have more room between the seats than DL. I got stuck in a KE middle seat from ICN-IAD and it was a more humane experience than my aisle seat return on DL. KE has decent IFE and generally...
Forum: Asia
Oct 15, 18, 10:38 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 248
Posted By etch5895

Uzbekistan Airways domestic flights

I'm looking at taking a trip to Uzbekistan next spring. During that trip, I'm probably going to take one or more domestic flights, as it looks like Khiva is more suited for flying than taking the...
Replies: 19
Views: 1,403
Posted By etch5895

No Jellyfish lake. None of the tours go there as...

No Jellyfish lake. None of the tours go there as I think they are still trying to recover the populations.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Oct 10, 18, 7:20 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,606
Posted By etch5895

Soundtrack from the video game Skyrim can be...

Soundtrack from the video game Skyrim can be incredibly relaxing. For that matter, the orchestral compositions for many modern video games are unbelievably well done.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Oct 10, 18, 7:17 pm
Replies: 107
Views: 13,338
Posted By etch5895

Regarding #3...

Regarding #3 (https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=3) , it can be pretty annoying when someone's kid gets on unsupervised and decides to make all the floor buttons...
Replies: 19
Views: 1,403
Posted By etch5895

So, returned from my trip to Palau with zero...

So, returned from my trip to Palau with zero diving. A few things to note:

1. 3-4 days should be more than enough if you don't dive.
2. The snorkeling is out of this world. It is like you are...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Oct 2, 18, 3:52 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,169
Posted By etch5895

Without any further info, if it is a Boeing or...

Without any further info, if it is a Boeing or Airbus narrow body, probably go with the bulkhead middle.

Maybe a shorter Airbus like a 319 would be OK in the back. Do you need to get up to pee a...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Sep 29, 18, 11:28 pm
Replies: 191
Views: 16,317
Posted By etch5895

Filling out immigration forms by hand is pretty...

Filling out immigration forms by hand is pretty old fashioned anyway. Some countries have done away with them as an archaic waste of time and paper. I mean, does anybody really read them, other than...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Sep 26, 18, 12:24 am
Replies: 27
Views: 4,482
Posted By etch5895

2-5-2 is just obscene. Almost as bad as UA's...

2-5-2 is just obscene. Almost as bad as UA's 2-4-2 rear facing seating in Polaris business class on their 777s
I like the 767 with 2-3-2 seating, but they are getting harder to find.

I haven't...
Forum: Travel News
Sep 11, 18, 9:07 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,516
Posted By etch5895

Move where? Most of my flights in the US have...

Move where? Most of my flights in the US have been completely packed.

I've sat next to UMs before with no issues whatsoever. I can't see changing my seat simply out of fear that someone might...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Aug 1, 18, 11:09 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 7,094
Posted By etch5895

92,000 says BA97

92,000 says BA97
Forum: TravelBuzz
Aug 1, 18, 8:58 pm
Replies: 59
Views: 5,326
Posted By etch5895

All jokes aside, I've helped out with the lifting...

All jokes aside, I've helped out with the lifting when their bag has been easily accessible, but expecting someone to crane back a row or two and pull a bag out is really asking a little much. The...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Aug 1, 18, 12:47 am
Replies: 59
Views: 5,326
Posted By etch5895

Then why say Sorry? You have nothing to apologize...

Then why say Sorry? You have nothing to apologize for.
Jul 28, 18, 11:32 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 3,125
Posted By etch5895

Forgive me for what may be a silly question, but...

Forgive me for what may be a silly question, but I'm flying on SQ 7/8 this November from ICN-LAX and return. I just rechecked my itinerary on SQ's website and it is still confirmed on those flights....
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