Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: bitterproffit
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.51 seconds.
Forum: DiningBuzz
May 4, 21, 7:09 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 1,057
Posted By bitterproffit

The extended federal unemployment benefits work...

The extended federal unemployment benefits work out to about $7.50 an hour for a 40 hour week. If an employer is still trying to pay less than minimum wage because of the ‘server exemption’, basic...
May 4, 21, 3:28 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 3,521
Posted By bitterproffit

Yes, I should have qualified the assumption. ...

Yes, I should have qualified the assumption.

Flying with mask in J class > flying without mask in coach > flying with mask in coach.
May 4, 21, 5:40 am
Replies: 78
Views: 3,521
Posted By bitterproffit

I’ve worn a mask 8 hours a day at work since...

I’ve worn a mask 8 hours a day at work since August. Sometimes, I’m driving home and forget I still have it on. A mask mandate on a plane wouldn’t keep me from flying overseas.

Not saying I...
May 2, 21, 8:22 am
Replies: 37
Views: 1,698
Posted By bitterproffit

A member since December 18, 1986. Maybe the...

A member since December 18, 1986. Maybe the second program I joined after NWA’s WorldPerks.

Last redemption was snagging a biz class award BNA-FRA that included a return on the British Airways...
Forum: TravelBuzz
May 2, 21, 7:46 am
Replies: 49
Views: 2,062
Posted By bitterproffit

I was on a flight from DTW to NRT on Northwest...

I was on a flight from DTW to NRT on Northwest Airlines. It was a 747 so I was in business in the upper deck, this must have been 1989. The upper deck was non smoking, which was great, but I was a...
Apr 27, 21, 7:10 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,023
Posted By bitterproffit

If you are vaccinated, why would you care if...

If you are vaccinated, why would you care if anyone else was? You are all going to wearing masks the entire trip.
What if they say no? What difference would it make, its not like you get to...
Apr 27, 21, 3:58 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 2,203
Posted By bitterproffit

I keep thinking of those packed flights between...

I keep thinking of those packed flights between Thanksgiving and Christmas where everyone is traveling to visit relatives and half the plane is coughing and sneezing. It seemed like I always caught...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Apr 21, 21, 8:45 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,720
Posted By bitterproffit

I visited Hong Kong for 3 days. I can still say...

I visited Hong Kong for 3 days. I can still say that I’ve never really been to China
Apr 16, 21, 3:55 pm
Replies: 79
Views: 4,495
Posted By bitterproffit

I wear a face mask 7 hours a day, every school...

I wear a face mask 7 hours a day, every school day since August 1.

I talk all day. I wear a paper mask. I breathe just fine. It was a pain the first few days, but now I am driving home and...
Apr 15, 21, 7:56 pm
Replies: 1,609
Views: 692,714
Posted By bitterproffit

Applied for renewal Jan 16. Approved on April 1....

Applied for renewal Jan 16. Approved on April 1. Card showed up in the mail on April 5.

Not as long as I thought it would take.
Apr 13, 21, 3:45 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 2,955
Posted By bitterproffit

I tried both programs with credit cards and stays...

I tried both programs with credit cards and stays and I felt for my travel needs the Hilton worked better. But everyone has different priorities.

Hilton Gold meets my needs better than Bonvoy...
Forum: Mexico
Apr 13, 21, 3:32 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By bitterproffit

I have wracked my brain for several days and I...

I have wracked my brain for several days and I cannot think of one good reason not to go. In fact, I am going for New Years weekend in Isla Mujeres.

I really enjoy the times I have visited...
Apr 4, 21, 8:07 am
Replies: 71
Views: 6,757
Posted By bitterproffit

All these things were initially added to give the...

All these things were initially added to give the hotel a competitive edge or to match the competition. I predict those competitive pressures will still be in existence post Covid.
Apr 3, 21, 9:41 am
Replies: 66
Views: 5,493
Posted By bitterproffit

Last summer, instead of an island in the Aegean,...

Last summer, instead of an island in the Aegean, I went to an island in Lake Erie. It wasn't quite the same, but I had a great time riding bikes and drinking beer and dining outside, etc with great...
Apr 2, 21, 11:48 am
Replies: 337
Views: 130,958
Posted By bitterproffit

Sorry this happened. I am sure its frustrating...

Sorry this happened. I am sure its frustrating not to know. Would your travel history have anything to do with it? Did you go somewhere that might flag you as a risk? Its so hard to know if they...
Mar 26, 21, 2:47 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,575
Posted By bitterproffit

I have not had this issue with any of my cards. ...

I have not had this issue with any of my cards. I have had new cards shipped a couple of months early as I was going to be away. The expiration date remained way out in the future. Sorry you had...
Mar 23, 21, 7:29 pm
Replies: 131
Views: 15,016
Posted By bitterproffit

I didn't just 'walk into Walmart' but I did make...

I didn't just 'walk into Walmart' but I did make a same day appointment online at a rural Walmart in Tennessee to get my shot. I was eligible and in the correct 'phase'. Our state is going to...
Mar 20, 21, 11:07 am
Replies: 45
Views: 2,841
Posted By bitterproffit

The only real way to know for sure which program...

The only real way to know for sure which program and which brand you prefer is to spread your stays out with both. I maximized points with both programs by getting both credit cards. I don't stay...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Mar 9, 21, 7:02 am
Replies: 117
Views: 6,241
Posted By bitterproffit

ID, AK, HI I knocked 5 states off the list 2...

ID, AK, HI

I knocked 5 states off the list 2 years ago with a trip (NE, SD, ND, MT, WY). I flew to Denver then drove to Rapid City SD. I spent time in the awesome Scotts Bluff National Monument...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Mar 8, 21, 6:36 am
Replies: 54
Views: 3,360
Posted By bitterproffit

I am not sure what you are biting, but I don't...

I am not sure what you are biting, but I don't know if garbage disposals are common or not in the US. But I have had one as long as I have lived in my condo.

I don't have a yard. So composting...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Mar 7, 21, 8:20 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 3,360
Posted By bitterproffit

I used to dump the grounds down the drain, I use...

I used to dump the grounds down the drain, I use a reusable gold filter. I also used to put egg shells down the drain and run the garbage disposal.

A costly plumbing visit has cured me of that...
Feb 22, 21, 8:44 am
Replies: 104
Views: 10,570
Posted By bitterproffit

Courtyard = Hilton Garden. IMO I had a nice...

Courtyard = Hilton Garden. IMO

I had a nice stay at one in PA this summer, but unlike the HGI, I had to pay 2.50 for a cup of coffee in the AM. Because its a bistro...I guess..

I think of...
Replies: 3
Views: 1,382
Posted By bitterproffit

I have rented some places via VRBO in Key West,...

I have rented some places via VRBO in Key West, including an amazing place in the old Navy HQ in Truman Annex with a patio view of the sunset every night, but they were not cheap.

Sometimes, I...
Forum: Canada
Feb 19, 21, 9:34 am
Replies: 62
Views: 11,825
Posted By bitterproffit

If in Detroit/Windsor, there is always the tunnel...

If in Detroit/Windsor, there is always the tunnel bus. Accessible too.

https://www.windsortunnel.com/travel-windsor
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 18, 21, 2:41 pm
Replies: 44
Views: 4,922
Posted By bitterproffit

When Hampton Inns used to have the state name on...

When Hampton Inns used to have the state name on their key cards I used to collect the ones I didn’t have. I think I collected about 20 states, and then they stopped doing it. So, I tossed them.
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 

Forum Jump