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Jun 21, 19, 3:42 pm
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Posted By lwildernorva

I used the e-gates at FCO in January and was...

I used the e-gates at FCO in January and was stunned at how efficient they were. I had not flown into Rome for three or four years and was unaware of this change. I budgeted a good 90 minutes to...
Replies: 41
Views: 12,879
Posted By lwildernorva

Almost certain it is. I know I included 5/24 in...

Almost certain it is. I know I included 5/24 in my calculations. I was well below 5/24 when I got the Premier 13 months ago and saw nothing on the horizon with Chase that made me think I should be...
Jun 18, 19, 1:29 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By lwildernorva

I think this is an excellent suggestion, but I'll...

I think this is an excellent suggestion, but I'll note that as much of an adjustment as it is learning to drive a manual, it's another adjustment driving with the shift hand switched. Not always a...
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Views: 19,316
Posted By lwildernorva

I have received credit for the 4.5K bonus points...

I have received credit for the 4.5K bonus points in my account and have canceled the reservation. The 4.5K bonus, the 5K used, and the 5K purchased have been placed in my account. Now, I'll wait to...
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Views: 12,879
Posted By lwildernorva

Yep. If you're in the IHG ecosystem, have the...

Yep. If you're in the IHG ecosystem, have the Select card, and aren't concerned about Chase's 5/24 rule, it's an absolute no-brainer to get the Premier, keep the Select (it was easy for me last year...
Jun 17, 19, 1:29 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,758
Posted By lwildernorva

I didn't want to come out of the woodwork, and I...

I didn't want to come out of the woodwork, and I think so long as we're talking consumer electronics in the tech category, such as phones, computers, music players, etc., that's absolutely right, but...
Jun 17, 19, 8:36 am
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By lwildernorva

Here are two resources to look at that cover many...

Here are two resources to look at that cover many of the rental issues. First, another FT thread: Car Rental Insurance in Ireland -- Very Confused...
Jun 16, 19, 7:41 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By lwildernorva

I've used Conn's the last couple of trips. Be...

I've used Conn's the last couple of trips. Be aware that tire and wheel coverage is extra with all companies. The Conn's price includes all the other coverages, including super cover, generally at a...
Jun 16, 19, 10:01 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By lwildernorva

Welcome to the airline business in 2019 where...

Welcome to the airline business in 2019 where it's possible that because of different fare buckets, I could have paid $200 for a coach seat that my seatmate may have paid $750 for. If you travel...
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Views: 19,316
Posted By lwildernorva

That's not quite the sequence. The points used...

That's not quite the sequence. The points used for the P&C redemption are immediately deducted from my total (as well as my CC being charged the cash portion--which as we all know will only be...
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Views: 19,316
Posted By lwildernorva

I booked a points-and-cash stay today. Credit as...

I booked a points-and-cash stay today. Credit as a completed task was marked in my "Offers" account almost immediately. The points to pay the points end of the P&C were also deducted almost...
Jun 8, 19, 2:30 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,758
Posted By lwildernorva

Here are a couple of threads that might help: ...

Here are a couple of threads that might help:

https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/travel-technology/1955512-best-brand-international-power-adapters.html
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Jun 8, 19, 2:08 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 523
Posted By lwildernorva

Although I've been to Dublin a number of times,...

Although I've been to Dublin a number of times, I've never used the Pass--by the way, I see on the website that there's a discount for Pass purchases made by 6/9--but since you will be doing multiple...
Jun 6, 19, 3:07 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,001
Posted By lwildernorva

I ended up buying a package through BA Vacations...

I ended up buying a package through BA Vacations that includes a rental car from Avis. For less than $1400, a WT+ seat and a rental car for 15 days seems an excellent value! I'll probably follow...
Jun 3, 19, 7:56 am
Replies: 31
Views: 2,618
Posted By lwildernorva

Now you know how I (US national w/o Global Entry)...

Now you know how I (US national w/o Global Entry) feel upon arrival at LHR. Ok, usually "only" 1.5 hours. I too, note that the agents seem to work 10 minutes and then take an extended break...
Jun 2, 19, 7:06 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,001
Posted By lwildernorva

Very well could be where I stay so thank you for...

Very well could be where I stay so thank you for the information.
May 29, 19, 10:20 am
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Views: 1,001
Posted By lwildernorva

Thanks. Good suggestions. I'm leaning towards...

Thanks. Good suggestions. I'm leaning towards Avis because I have also had good experiences with them and have status with them that normally provides me with a car class upgrade.
May 29, 19, 8:23 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,001
Posted By lwildernorva

Thanks for your replies. I've been through...

Thanks for your replies. I've been through Heathrow, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Aberdeen, but this is my first experience at INV. From my research, I figured several of the rental car companies were at...
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Views: 30,900
Posted By lwildernorva

In a post today, Head for Points indicated that...

In a post today, Head for Points indicated that all available redemptions for this hotel were completely booked by last night:...
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Views: 30,900
Posted By lwildernorva

Thanks for the suggestions. I saw that the hotel...

Thanks for the suggestions. I saw that the hotel also has something worked out with a nearby shopping center for free parking. I don't care if I have to walk a bit, but when I'm redeeming points, I...
May 28, 19, 8:17 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,001
Posted By lwildernorva

Logistics at Inverness Airport

I'm planning an August trip to Scotland, and with my itinerary, Inverness makes sense as an entry/departure point, especially with airfare savings on BA.

Two questions. First, on arrival (6:05...
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Views: 30,900
Posted By lwildernorva

Leith Waterfront seemed to have dates blocked...

Leith Waterfront seemed to have dates blocked during the week of 8/18-24, but I'm happy with four nights from 8/25-29 for what will be an eventual total of 41K points, especially since they have free...
May 24, 19, 9:58 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,235
Posted By lwildernorva

I am not an expert on Choice revenue management...

I am not an expert on Choice revenue management nor do I have connections there, but when they jumped the top end to 30K, I felt this was an inevitable result. While those properties started in the...
May 24, 19, 5:53 am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,554
Posted By lwildernorva

I've had a couple of shirts from Wool & Prince...

I've had a couple of shirts from Wool & Prince that I've liked very much, but they are somewhat expensive: https://woolandprince.com/collections/short-sleeve-button-downs
May 21, 19, 9:03 pm
Replies: 165
Views: 17,005
Posted By lwildernorva

As have mine.

As have mine.
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