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Apr 10, 21, 5:48 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 821
Posted By DennyO

So it appears that if I request to change...

So it appears that if I request to change standby, I can do so without a fee and without paying the difference in fares. Sweet!
Apr 10, 21, 5:25 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 821
Posted By DennyO

Better connection for free?

I feel like I should know this but I don't so I will ask.

If there are seats available on an earlier flight for my second leg of a two leg trip will they let me get on board?

I want to fly to...
Forum: Italy
Aug 6, 13, 5:58 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,551
Posted By DennyO

I also second the vote for Florence. I think you...

I also second the vote for Florence. I think you can see quite a lot in 2 or 3 days, although obviously really not enough to "know" a city. Florence has several outstanding museums and splendid...
Forum: Italy
May 21, 13, 12:31 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 2,494
Posted By DennyO

troyhouse, I think you missed the point of all...

troyhouse, I think you missed the point of all the fine suggestions you got. A gondola ride is not a recommended priority, especially considering the cost. I love Byzantine art so the basilica San...
Forum: Italy
Mar 8, 13, 6:01 am
Replies: 1
Views: 588
Posted By DennyO

It's probably best to take the bus from Rome to...

It's probably best to take the bus from Rome to Siena. http://www.italylogue.com/planning-a-trip/how-to-get-from-rome-to-siena.html
There is a bus you take from the airport to the main bus station,...
Forum: Italy
Mar 6, 13, 6:36 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,084
Posted By DennyO

There is no direct train from Siena. You have to...

There is no direct train from Siena. You have to change at least once in Florence. You can try out some cities and dates at the trenitalia website. http://www.trenitalia.com/ (switch to English upper...
Forum: Italy
Mar 4, 13, 8:07 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,097
Posted By DennyO

A couple of days to visit Venice, Pisa, Florence,...

A couple of days to visit Venice, Pisa, Florence, Marostica and Nove? Good luck! I'd say two days would be the minimum to just see Venice.
Forum: Italy
Mar 4, 13, 8:00 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,084
Posted By DennyO

Generally, train travel in Italy is not difficult...

Generally, train travel in Italy is not difficult nor expensive. Many towns in Tuscany are served by bus, instead. http://www.twoweeksintuscany.eu/wp/getting-around/buses
To go from Florence to...
Forum: Italy
Feb 23, 13, 7:00 am
Replies: 10
Views: 860
Posted By DennyO

You will have a great time wherever you go and...

You will have a great time wherever you go and whatever you do. But I would point out you really have less than two days each in Florence and Rome, since you have to deduct some time for the train...
Forum: Italy
Feb 23, 13, 6:26 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,078
Posted By DennyO

I have heard that there are some people who...

I have heard that there are some people who couldn't abide Venice but I loved it. If you are like me, you go to Europe to be in some place that is very different, and Venice is the most different...
Forum: Italy
Feb 21, 13, 6:32 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,078
Posted By DennyO

Some people who post on these boards have been...

Some people who post on these boards have been dozens of times. Some have to save for years to go once. After that, they save the next three or four years to go to France or England. In other words,...
Forum: Italy
Sep 6, 12, 4:52 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,510
Posted By DennyO

The vaporettos (vaporetti) are not ferries. They...

The vaporettos (vaporetti) are not ferries. They are more like buses, they just happen to be boats.
Here is a basic overview of the transportation system including a link to a map....
Forum: Italy
Aug 19, 12, 6:18 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,444
Posted By DennyO

I know Rick Steves gets a bad rap from the...

I know Rick Steves gets a bad rap from the cognoscenti, but for someone who has never been to Italy before, you could do worse than to read his Italy guide. His priorities are: Venice, Rome,...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Jul 1, 12, 4:08 pm
Replies: 862
Views: 155,413
Posted By DennyO

See post #176. I think the link on the UA site is...

See post #176. I think the link on the UA site is more recent but the other appears to be still valid, although it did not work for me.
Forum: MilesBuzz
Jun 5, 12, 11:24 am
Replies: 862
Views: 155,413
Posted By DennyO

I wish I know what I did differently than you....

I wish I know what I did differently than you. Signed up twice. Once saying thank you for taking advantage of our free month offer (I did not) and once saying "welcome back." (Only previous time was...
Forum: MilesBuzz
May 29, 12, 5:32 am
Replies: 862
Views: 155,413
Posted By DennyO

I used the correct link and entered my old MP...

I used the correct link and entered my old MP number. I got a message that said welcome and I would get a free 30 day trial membership which I did not ask for and was not mentioned on the sign up...
Forum: MilesBuzz
May 21, 12, 6:33 pm
Replies: 862
Views: 155,413
Posted By DennyO

If you were given the 30 day free trial, which I...

If you were given the 30 day free trial, which I got but did not ask for, that means you got the miles and have not yet paid. Am I right?
BTW I also used the old MP number and my new Explorer CC.
Forum: MilesBuzz
May 21, 12, 5:33 am
Replies: 862
Views: 155,413
Posted By DennyO

I didn't expect one. But I will have to wait over...

I didn't expect one. But I will have to wait over 30 days to get the miles. :(

I have my old and new FF numbers, and of course multiple email addresses. But you have to use a billing address the...
Forum: MilesBuzz
May 19, 12, 5:23 pm
Replies: 862
Views: 155,413
Posted By DennyO

Do you actually have to pay for a month to get...

Do you actually have to pay for a month to get the miles? I followed the link and joined and it said I would not be charged until June 18 because there is a free trial month.
Forum: MilesBuzz
May 16, 12, 11:29 am
Replies: 862
Views: 155,413
Posted By DennyO

If you go to the UAL site, and follow the link,...

If you go to the UAL site, and follow the link, it now says " Earn 1,000 miles when you become a paying member of Netflix. And, earn another 1,000 miles when you pay with your MileagePlus® Credit...
Forum: Italy
Oct 2, 11, 1:03 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 6,609
Posted By DennyO

I think you will find this website...

I think you will find this website (http://flyerguide.com/wiki/index.php/Credit/Debit/ATM_Cards_and_Foreign_Exchange) useful in answering your question. Note that it is concerned with what fees your...
Forum: Germany
Sep 8, 11, 9:01 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,191
Posted By DennyO

Cologne

Here is some info about Köln I found useful: http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/germany/1151040-cologne-any-info-please-travel-places-go-eat-etc.html
Forum: MilesBuzz
Jun 1, 11, 12:44 pm
Replies: 3,554
Views: 1,716,140
Posted By DennyO

Actually, it appears that for the Delta miles it...

Actually, it appears that for the Delta miles it could be new money in an existing account. AA has to be a new account.
Forum: Italy
May 22, 11, 10:40 am
Replies: 36
Views: 4,105
Posted By DennyO

bdemaria, you are correct. And with less than 48...

bdemaria, you are correct. And with less than 48 hours in Venice, I don't anticipate getting to Burano or the other "outer" islands. But a place like that, or like the trattoria that he ate at (with...
Forum: Italy
Apr 23, 11, 9:06 am
Replies: 36
Views: 4,105
Posted By DennyO

Thanks for all the suggestions. I am leaning...

Thanks for all the suggestions. I am leaning toward a B&B in Cannareggio for 115 € per night for two. It has some positive reviews on tripadvisor.
Have you seen the No Reservations episode in...
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