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Nov 14, 16, 6:59 pm
Replies: 90
Views: 17,288
Posted By shanshan

Why do people ever fly Delta (serious question)

I have been rotating Silver-Platinum on United and no status on American. I just booked a flight on Delta, $3K+ for wife and I, in economy RT Europe. Could have booked with code share partners,...
Forum: Argentina
Nov 10, 14, 2:27 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 3,080
Posted By shanshan

thank you!

thank you!
Forum: Argentina
Nov 10, 14, 11:32 am
Replies: 17
Views: 3,080
Posted By shanshan

What if I brought the pesos back and deposited...

What if I brought the pesos back and deposited them into my local Chase branch here? They couldn't only give me 13:1 when their own atm give me 8:1?
Forum: Argentina
Nov 10, 14, 11:07 am
Replies: 17
Views: 3,080
Posted By shanshan

Peso trading

I am planning a trip to Argentina. I hear the blue dollar exchange rate is ~13:1. I am curious, can I enter the country with $10K, convert into pesos at 13:1, and then leave the country and...
Forum: Argentina
Nov 10, 14, 11:05 am
Replies: 614
Views: 77,321
Posted By shanshan

(I) does anyone know of wineries that finish in...

(I) does anyone know of wineries that finish in toasted oak?
(II) Is there a sticky for the highest-end wineries in Mendoza?

My wife and I will have 2 days in Mendoza and will get a driver to...
Replies: 10
Views: 4,120
Posted By shanshan

Thumbs down Purchased 55 bucks at checkin in DCA. Ticket had...

Purchased 55 bucks at checkin in DCA. Ticket had no instructions. Arrived JFk and asked a USAirways desk, they told me to walk out past security and see another desk. Walked out past security and...
Nov 4, 13, 3:37 pm
Replies: 56
Views: 9,755
Posted By shanshan

I'm not sure. My SPG card will definitely see...

I'm not sure. My SPG card will definitely see more action. I have status on UA and am fine with economy or business. But knowing business is no longer really an option is disappointing. So will...
Forum: Travel Tools
Aug 4, 13, 1:24 am
Replies: 739
Views: 475,451
Posted By shanshan

I recommend worldclassperks

I had a GREAT experience with http://www.worldclassperks.com/ [email protected] He explored multiple routes for me. We exchanged 20 emails over 2-3 days and he offered twice to walk me...
Forum: Travel Tools
Jul 26, 13, 2:25 pm
Replies: 739
Views: 475,451
Posted By shanshan

Sorry about that. Missed that big posting! I...

Sorry about that. Missed that big posting! I did a search, and it clearly was a poor search.

Thanks
Forum: Travel Tools
Jul 26, 13, 1:13 pm
Replies: 739
Views: 475,451
Posted By shanshan

Award booking service?

I need someone ASAP to run through my father-in-laws points and put together a multi-segment itinerary. I also need them to do that for me and my wife. So flight plans for 5 people (3 multi-segment,...
Jun 29, 13, 12:35 am
Replies: 2,329
Views: 449,951
Posted By shanshan

I got my 2 free nights and applied them -- this...

I got my 2 free nights and applied them -- this was maybe 5 days after I met spend threshold. Sort of amazing. I've always been curious about Fairmont hotels to stay at them. Wife will be dazzled....
Jun 20, 13, 7:51 pm
Replies: 2,329
Views: 449,951
Posted By shanshan

My qualifying charge is still "pending"! ...

My qualifying charge is still "pending"!

Let's see. I will post everyone on how this ends up.
Jun 20, 13, 10:49 am
Replies: 2,329
Views: 449,951
Posted By shanshan

Already booked Calgary Sheraton 1 night on...

Already booked Calgary Sheraton 1 night on cash/n/points :)
Jun 19, 13, 9:28 pm
Replies: 2,329
Views: 449,951
Posted By shanshan

Interesting. I did not know that. That is...

Interesting. I did not know that. That is great. Thank you! There is refundable room availability as well. This helps my cause in a big way.

So my question now is:
(i) Do you think there...
Jun 19, 13, 8:21 pm
Replies: 2,329
Views: 449,951
Posted By shanshan

So I am making a last minute trip to Calgary over...

So I am making a last minute trip to Calgary over July 4th weekend. the wife has always wanted to stay at Fairmont Banff Springs. I can currently afford to book the hotel with cash (not for entire...
Mar 15, 13, 7:32 am
Replies: 118
Views: 7,164
Posted By shanshan

Cons: "The program is popular today but could be...

Cons: "The program is popular today but could be a ghost town by next month"

Disagree with this massively. Adoption and proliferation of UR program seems to grow daily. More merchants even...
Mar 14, 13, 1:44 pm
Replies: 119
Views: 28,498
Posted By shanshan

I actually had legitimate need for the $500 HI as...

I actually had legitimate need for the $500 HI as well!
Mar 13, 13, 11:50 pm
Replies: 119
Views: 28,498
Posted By shanshan

At Office Depot today, the manager told me that...

At Office Depot today, the manager told me that Chase Ink cards wouldn't get me 5x points for the Home Improvement cards. I tried to buy $3k. and then he couldn't ring me up as the "system was...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Mar 12, 13, 3:17 pm
Replies: 158
Views: 28,839
Posted By shanshan

coupon connection

coupon connection
Feb 28, 13, 11:00 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,039
Posted By shanshan

Thank you for the responses. My annual spend...

Thank you for the responses. My annual spend isn't crazy, unfortunately. Its basically rental property I've bought to provide some sort of eventual retirement in 30 years (no pension for me.. just...
Feb 28, 13, 5:04 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,039
Posted By shanshan

One Visa or MC to rule them all?

I am starting a small busienss. I want to put all my expenses on a single card for forward tracking. expenses will be esoteric, and thus won't be mostly airfare, dining, etc. will be paying...
Jan 8, 13, 10:04 am
Replies: 1,277
Views: 208,562
Posted By shanshan

Figured this would happen when the bloggers got...

Figured this would happen when the bloggers got to it. I actually thought the bloggers might "respect" the original poster having taken down the link (to keep it alive), but figured then it was fair...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Jan 3, 13, 9:35 am
Replies: 50
Views: 5,054
Posted By shanshan

I disagree. Power port + more laptop room = a...

I disagree. Power port + more laptop room = a LOT more productivity for me.
Forum: MilesBuzz
Jan 3, 13, 9:34 am
Replies: 50
Views: 5,054
Posted By shanshan

#1: Economy "plus" seating. Being able to open...

#1: Economy "plus" seating. Being able to open a laptop should be a "right" in economy-- but its not. Extra leg room to boot is huge. This is also a highr probably benefit for me, as a United...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Dec 18, 12, 2:27 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 10,431
Posted By shanshan

Nope. I wonder if I met him though. It was an...

Nope. I wonder if I met him though. It was an intense process for me... generally when I buy anything of scope I am doing research.. for the diamonds I had the cuts I liked picked out, with...
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