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Mar 14, 18, 6:46 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 3,453
Posted By ghfatw

The issue with Air China is irregular opps...

The issue with Air China is irregular opps outside of China ótheir hard product is very good but if something goes wrong - particularly outside of China ó I donít think it will be well handled.
Mar 12, 18, 9:10 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 8,284
Posted By ghfatw

I have had a few negative reviews rejected...

I have had a few negative reviews rejected without explanation from SKytrax and donít trust what I read there.
Replies: 16
Views: 4,403
Posted By ghfatw

I am a huge CZ fan (it actually is my favorite...

I am a huge CZ fan (it actually is my favorite airline and i have done over a 1 million miles) but I really do not like the CAN-JFK flight that leaves early in the morning because it always seems to...
Replies: 2
Views: 559
Posted By ghfatw

Yes there are two places - there is a premium...

Yes there are two places - there is a premium check-in area at the far end of the departures area (far right) and in addition there are star gold check desks in the main area. I donít like Air China...
May 16, 17, 6:22 am
Replies: 13
Views: 4,758
Posted By ghfatw

I use the Gimi CC (released in January 2017) -...

I use the Gimi CC (released in January 2017) - excellent if you need a projector with a battery that is decent. A small cube projector can also work wonders in a dark room.
May 16, 17, 6:20 am
Replies: 18
Views: 3,546
Posted By ghfatw

The Verizon IPhone 7plus model supports all the 3...

The Verizon IPhone 7plus model supports all the 3 Chinese networks with 4G. The issue with a T-Mobile card in China is that the speeds are throttled; Google Fi is better as the speed restriction is...
Apr 17, 17, 7:06 am
Replies: 2,045
Views: 493,074
Posted By ghfatw

I find Google FI usually to be better in most...

I find Google FI usually to be better in most places (faster) but I do sometimes use T-Mobile. Neither has covered all the countries I have been to in the last six months (Palau, FSM, Samoa (sort of)...
Apr 17, 17, 6:59 am
Replies: 1,366
Views: 199,348
Posted By ghfatw

How long does it actually take on average to put...

How long does it actually take on average to put in a claim, deal with the BRG team and deal with any mistakes/issues that might get made? I am skeptical of the value of doing BRG -- suppose I just...
Replies: 3
Views: 1,082
Posted By ghfatw

Pullman hotel numbers are limited each night

Pullman hotel numbers are limited each night
Replies: 4
Views: 2,466
Posted By ghfatw

China southern last minute paid upgrade...

I have not seen them do this
Jan 20, 14, 3:02 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,943
Posted By ghfatw

I like the Sheraton CDG and it is in a great...

I like the Sheraton CDG and it is in a great location and in general I find status all else equal to be much more valuable at Starwood than Hilton (I'm Plat on SPG, Diamond at Hilton). I don't know...
Forum: New York City
Jan 20, 14, 2:59 pm
Replies: 125
Views: 12,988
Posted By ghfatw

While there are more hotels around JFK than there...

While there are more hotels around JFK than there used to be, it remains a big problem for JFK especially as the AirTrain is less than perfect. Frankly I prefer to stay outside JFK and travel to the...
Jan 12, 14, 4:17 pm
Replies: 459
Views: 74,289
Posted By ghfatw

I wonder if there are any statistics on: -...

I wonder if there are any statistics on:

- How many Your24 requests go in?
- What the acceptance rate is to the web forms?

The Regal Airport Hotel in Hong Kong is a good example of a hotel...
Jan 12, 14, 2:58 pm
Replies: 459
Views: 74,289
Posted By ghfatw

I just tried my first Your24 request of 2014 ---...

I just tried my first Your24 request of 2014 --- hotel said they were sold out and turned it down yet they were selling rooms online.

This pseudo-benefit is really irritating -- if it worked it...
Jan 11, 14, 11:49 pm
Replies: 344
Views: 105,840
Posted By ghfatw

I have stayed at this property twice as a...

I have stayed at this property twice as a Platinum and both times I have been very pleased at the effort the staff made to provide good benefits. The property itself has plusses and minuses - it's...
Jan 11, 14, 11:43 pm
Replies: 459
Views: 74,289
Posted By ghfatw

One of the things SPG could do is integrate...

One of the things SPG could do is integrate requests more into their system, like SNA. You should be able to see that you have requested a Your24 and it should appear on the reservation record. In...
Jan 11, 14, 11:36 pm
Replies: 459
Views: 74,289
Posted By ghfatw

Here are a few additional things that would be...

Here are a few additional things that would be helpful to fix:

- A comments section. There should be some place to add comments on arrival/departure
- The ability to arrive after MIDNIGHT. Right...
Forum: China
Oct 19, 13, 1:41 pm
Aug 3, 12, 9:25 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 774
Posted By ghfatw

My tech list - too much? too little?

It depends a lot on the Chinese network you use. China mobile is gsm and will work with most phones. China telecom is CDMA 2000. China Unicom is different too. Decide first on the carrier. It is also...
Aug 3, 12, 9:22 pm
Replies: 456
Views: 203,220
Posted By ghfatw

For data a mts card is best but I would do it as...

For data a mts card is best but I would do it as a router. For signal, airtel
Jul 18, 12, 5:19 am
Replies: 87
Views: 70,758
Posted By ghfatw

My favourite dress shirts are from Rohan (they...

My favourite dress shirts are from Rohan (they have a store in Covent Garden). They also make a suit that requires no dry cleaning and is fantastic. For travel shirts in general, I prefer wool and I...
Jul 18, 12, 5:17 am
Replies: 26
Views: 37,830
Posted By ghfatw

I wrote a very negative review on a piece of Tumi...

I wrote a very negative review on a piece of Tumi luggage and they posted it. Overall Tumi makes very stylish stuff but not all of it is robust.
Jul 18, 12, 5:16 am
Replies: 26
Views: 37,830
Posted By ghfatw

It depends tremendously on the type of Tumi bag....

It depends tremendously on the type of Tumi bag. I've had a number of bags from Tumi with significant problems; the Alpha bag I have though is pretty solid and well made. The zipper pulls though go...
May 25, 12, 8:11 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 15,846
Posted By ghfatw

Yes, I own one and have used it occasionally. I...

Yes, I own one and have used it occasionally. I prefer the small Fujitsu one as it is smaller and easier to change between modes.
May 25, 12, 8:09 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 2,207
Posted By ghfatw

Mainland China is different of course than Hong...

Mainland China is different of course than Hong Kong or Taiwan. In Mainland China, I use China Mobile in my iPhone and China Unicom in my iPad. It depends on the city which is better. It's easier...
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