FlyerTalk Forums - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: lavalyn
Showing results 1 to 25 of 475
Search took 0.29 seconds.
May 31, 19, 12:33 pm
Replies: 396
Views: 170,689
Posted By lavalyn

Hotel Neri, Relais & Chateaux, Barcelona ...

Hotel Neri, Relais & Chateaux, Barcelona

Upgrade: Booked a 1BR apartment suite, received same. No upgrade would have been appropriate as the room type was specialty: kitchen cook-top, washing...
Mar 8, 19, 12:10 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 6,703
Posted By lavalyn

Is that access fee (200 or 300 HKD, whatever it...

Is that access fee (200 or 300 HKD, whatever it is) per person, or per visiting group? I could swallow 300 HKD on top of Amex Plat, but not 1200 for a family of four.
Forum: Canada
Aug 31, 18, 10:44 am
Replies: 17
Views: 3,268
Posted By lavalyn

Bumping thread, sorry. The Four Seasons is...

Bumping thread, sorry. The Four Seasons is pricing very competitively against many 4* hotels in the area. Third night free promo in full effect. Like a 1BR suite is pricing better than a...
Aug 20, 18, 11:24 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,981
Posted By lavalyn

I made sure to use comparable to comparable,...

I made sure to use comparable to comparable, including 24h cancellation and pay-on-stay. Expedia non-refundables were cheaper still.
Aug 20, 18, 10:19 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,981
Posted By lavalyn

New to Amex Canada here. I was pricing a hotel...

New to Amex Canada here. I was pricing a hotel out for YVR, and wow, FHR is all over the place for value.

Comparing Direct / Expedia / FHR, all-in price per night (after complimentary nights,...
Jul 10, 14, 12:35 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 15,773
Posted By lavalyn

Bumping an old thread...

Just grabbed a card through mail order.

I bought a reload at the local Esso gas station, $3.95 for the reload. They accepted purchasing the reload by credit card, but capped me at $300. Not sure...
Forum: Japan
Oct 30, 09, 6:10 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 22,769
Posted By lavalyn

A pleasure meeting you all! I will never look at...

A pleasure meeting you all! I will never look at mabodofu in North America the same again.
Forum: Japan
Oct 27, 09, 1:00 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 22,769
Posted By lavalyn

Silly administrivia

Obviously not something that the regulars need to ask... but what's the rendezvous location and time?
Forum: Japan
Oct 20, 09, 9:22 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 22,769
Posted By lavalyn

Not really. I'm on a stopover, departing on the...

Not really. I'm on a stopover, departing on the 1st. So it's 30th or bust, really.

I'm taking it as granted that this is a mid-day affair, not an evening affair. Evening 29th is doable, subject to...
Forum: Japan
Oct 19, 09, 6:55 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 22,769
Posted By lavalyn

Definitely requesting 30th - my flight inbound...

Definitely requesting 30th - my flight inbound NRT arrives at 1430 on the 29th. :(
Forum: Japan
Oct 18, 09, 4:08 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 22,769
Posted By lavalyn

Anybody game for October 30th? The week-day...

Anybody game for October 30th? The week-day "Maboween," as it were. o_O
Forum: Japan
Aug 21, 09, 8:40 am
Replies: 312
Views: 22,769
Posted By lavalyn

Understood. Still, I'd prefer the 30th, as I...

Understood. Still, I'd prefer the 30th, as I don't arrive in NRT until the evening of the 29th. :(
Forum: Japan
Aug 20, 09, 2:20 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 22,769
Posted By lavalyn

Looks like the September Mabo hasn't been...

Looks like the September Mabo hasn't been scheduled yet, but I'll still request Friday, October 30th for Maboween?
Forum: Japan
Feb 4, 09, 8:47 am
Replies: 312
Views: 22,769
Posted By lavalyn

Side question

Are these FT mabo meets always on weekdays? I'm guessing it's easiest for lunch purposes, but just making sure. Somebody is doing some very far-ahead planning...
Replies: 13
Views: 1,998
Posted By lavalyn

That's not a Ruby benefit. That's a oneworld...

That's not a Ruby benefit. That's a oneworld lounge reciprocity for premium passengers benefit.

I could be no-status no-membership self-loading cargo flying JL biz and get myself into an Admiral's...
Replies: 13
Views: 1,998
Posted By lavalyn

I find that Ruby status gets at least one real...

I find that Ruby status gets at least one real perk - Business class check-in. And usually Business class boarding at leisure, though that's not an official oneworld Ruby perk. It seemed to work...
Replies: 14
Views: 1,353
Posted By lavalyn

Award ticket changes are no charge, provided that...

Award ticket changes are no charge, provided that carrier and routing does not change, and the reticketed result is still a legal award (e.g. stopover rules). I'm not sure if "expedite" charges...
Replies: 14
Views: 1,353
Posted By lavalyn

Any routing change causes a reticketing and...

Any routing change causes a reticketing and change fee.

If you had changed only date/time of flights, but not routing/carrier, there'd be no charge.
Forum: Europe
Aug 11, 08, 7:59 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,220
Posted By lavalyn

I suppose driving is an option... I will assume...

I suppose driving is an option... I will assume car rentals for start in Thessaloniki to drop in Athens is not a problem? Alternatively, taxi hire? I'm not big on driving, but it's a final resort if...
Forum: Europe
Aug 11, 08, 1:45 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,220
Posted By lavalyn

I'm running on a Lonely Planet book, so I know...

I'm running on a Lonely Planet book, so I know approximately how long the trip will take... it's more a matter of approximately how much time it would actually take in transit after adjusting for bus...
Forum: Europe
Aug 10, 08, 7:41 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,220
Posted By lavalyn

Meteora to Delphi

It looks like KTEL's website is reduced to advertising for its paid timetable service, so my attempts to gather routing and timetable information getting from Meteora to Delphi is getting annoyingly...
Forum: CommunityBuzz
Jul 6, 08, 6:29 pm
Replies: 1,397
Views: 222,099
Posted By lavalyn

Torgen and I, talking "shop" :p on a shuttle bus...

Torgen and I, talking "shop" :p on a shuttle bus from the Los Angeles Convention Center back to our hotel, apparently caught the attention of N751PR, seated nearby on said bus. Flyertalk luggage tag...
May 22, 08, 3:15 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,041
Posted By lavalyn

Or catch "clerical errors" by people asleep at...

Or catch "clerical errors" by people asleep at the switch.

Odd times, bizarre routings, inconvenient minimum stays, the works. And then there's SFO-AKL in business. :cool:
Replies: 255
Views: 22,090
Posted By lavalyn

Fly the front cabins once and you're ruined for...

Fly the front cabins once and you're ruined for life! I mean, why are we all here on FT otherwise?

With the additional cost of F over J (not just now, but also the "why settle for J" later on in...
Forum: Canada
May 7, 08, 10:33 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,196
Posted By lavalyn

Canadian citizens can obtain a Japanese tourist...

Canadian citizens can obtain a Japanese tourist entry visa at the border for no fee.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 475
 

Forum Jump