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Sep 24, 19, 6:40 am
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Views: 91,133
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I should probably know this, but can an...

I should probably know this, but can an individual hotel change categories at any time? I'm used to the mass changes that are (usually) announced in advance. The Residence Inn Middleburg Heights OH...
Jul 11, 19, 7:48 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,170
Posted By vatraveler

I got one (S+ in NYC). Probably won't be using...

I got one (S+ in NYC). Probably won't be using it, though. Not keen to have my name, address, and e-mail on display for the world. I guess one could affix it inside a bag.
May 24, 19, 1:26 am
Replies: 91
Views: 74,161
Posted By vatraveler

Is this one used on the daytime flight from JFK...

Is this one used on the daytime flight from JFK to LGW? I'd also be very interested in the seating (premium) and service.
May 9, 19, 8:31 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By vatraveler

Thank you. I figured/feared that might be the...

Thank you. I figured/feared that might be the case.
May 9, 19, 8:15 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By vatraveler

Tablets on International Plane / Domestic Route?

I'll be flying JFK-MIA-JFK on an internationally configured plane. Do they hand out tablets for customers in the premium cabin like they do on international flights, or is it strictly BYOD? I...
May 5, 19, 8:06 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,049
Posted By vatraveler

Yeah, I don't like the games they're playing,...

Yeah, I don't like the games they're playing, either. I've threatened a return to flying in the past, but it might actually happen this time. The Shuttle fares haven't been too bad lately, and the...
May 5, 19, 7:57 pm
Replies: 415
Views: 61,037
Posted By vatraveler

Property: TownePlace Suites Phoenix North ...

Property: TownePlace Suites Phoenix North
Date(s): April 2019
Room booked: 1-bedroom suite
Room received: 2-bedroom suite
Elite Level: Gold
Award stay: No
Rate Type: Standard
LNF stay: ...
Mar 31, 19, 7:55 am
Replies: 299
Views: 32,293
Posted By vatraveler

Wow. When did the agents get so rude? And this...

Wow. When did the agents get so rude? And this was, in theory, with "Elite" handling. Just had an agent yell at me and threaten to undo a correction she made to my account because I said I didn't...
Mar 22, 19, 3:21 pm
Replies: 310
Views: 47,329
Posted By vatraveler

Anyone have problems with the certificates...

Anyone have problems with the certificates reappearing after a reservation is cancelled? I canceled one well within the deadline yet the cert went poof.
Mar 21, 19, 2:25 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 757
Posted By vatraveler

I was wondering the same thing, since I have Mint...

I was wondering the same thing, since I have Mint flights at the start of the month. Looks like April is up now; was not there last time I checked, a day or two ago.
Feb 5, 19, 7:59 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 669
Posted By vatraveler

I wish they would offer an alternative to the...

I wish they would offer an alternative to the companion coupons. For people who use Amtrak only for business travel/commuting, they aren't much use. I would assume this situation applies to a large...
Jan 16, 19, 6:56 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 3,223
Posted By vatraveler

I finally got one of these offers. $29. NER...

I finally got one of these offers. $29. NER WAS-NYP. I took a peek in the business car. Super empty.
Nov 5, 18, 10:25 am
Replies: 40
Views: 5,912
Posted By vatraveler

Pity you can't see the seatmap in advance. ...

Pity you can't see the seatmap in advance. Booked Acela F for later in the week and got stuck with only 4-top tables. Will most likely refund and change to NER Business Class and save a bunch of $...
Oct 13, 18, 7:22 am
Replies: 789
Views: 79,119
Posted By vatraveler

After my initial 50 points (woohoo - not), they...

After my initial 50 points (woohoo - not), they really don't give an incentive to continue playing the game. I'm not doing it for merely a grand prize entry. Not worth the effort.
Sep 29, 18, 1:14 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 584
Posted By vatraveler

https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/amtrak-guest-rewar...

https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/amtrak-guest-rewards/1920958-coupons-can-now-used-online.html

I agree that itís useful, but it has not worked consistently for me. Sometimes throws an error and...
Jul 23, 18, 7:01 am
Replies: 17
Views: 3,223
Posted By vatraveler

Are people still getting these FCM offers? I...

Are people still getting these FCM offers? I travel Amtrak frequently and have yet to get one.
Jul 20, 18, 5:30 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 984
Posted By vatraveler

Thank you. That's a welcome development. Would be...

Thank you. That's a welcome development. Would be nice if it also worked for 1-2-3 Free coupons.
Jun 28, 18, 7:06 am
Replies: 20
Views: 7,813
Posted By vatraveler

Yes. Once you apply the upgrade, a seat is...

Yes. Once you apply the upgrade, a seat is assigned, and you get the confirmation e-mail with PDF attachment. Then, you can go in and change your seat on the website or app.

I've had one...
Jun 19, 18, 5:30 am
Replies: 40
Views: 5,912
Posted By vatraveler

Any firsthand experiences with this yet? Iíll...

Any firsthand experiences with this yet? Iíll finally be on a reserved Acela towards the end of this month. Will be using an upgrade and hope there are singles left.
Mar 21, 18, 7:41 am
Replies: 33
Views: 6,168
Posted By vatraveler

I agree to an extent. I have trips booked...

I agree to an extent. I have trips booked through May and will have to play the shuffle game for now. However, it was nice to be able to pool vouchers for leisure trips outside my normal route or...
Mar 20, 18, 7:19 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 6,168
Posted By vatraveler

So shady to institute this is such a secretive...

So shady to institute this is such a secretive way. Not to mention how horrible the policy change is. I was already thinking about shifting back to the air shuttles for my commute. I miss the days...
Mar 8, 18, 6:12 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By vatraveler

Ah - thank you!

Ah - thank you!
Mar 8, 18, 12:30 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By vatraveler

Cardinal Booking Issues

Not able to get the Cardinal to come up as a booking option on Amtrak.com for dates after this month. I'm looking at NYP-CHI and have checked numerous Sundays and Wednesdays in April-June. Has this...
Nov 14, 17, 6:50 am
Replies: 457
Views: 111,068
Posted By vatraveler

When did this change? Upgrades have never been...

When did this change? Upgrades have never been valid on AAA fares.
Nov 5, 17, 1:02 pm
Replies: 691
Views: 129,619
Posted By vatraveler

Online redemption of certificates has been very...

Online redemption of certificates has been very inconsistent for me. I have three in my account now, and only one shows when doing a test booking. Of course it isnít the one with the earliest...
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