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Jan 15, 19, 6:03 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,449
Posted By pseudo

Classic Teva sports sandals ... I took them on a...

Classic Teva sports sandals ... I took them on a 4 month around the world trip and lived in them for the next couple years (on many hikes etc).

The only reason I stopped using them was they...
Jan 15, 19, 5:50 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,277
Posted By pseudo

BTW if you take clothes that has integrated...

BTW if you take clothes that has integrated repellant, then you need to wash them separately from your other clothes.

Else the effectiveness goes down a lot faster.
Jan 8, 19, 12:56 am
Replies: 2
Views: 698
Posted By pseudo

I doubt they will stick, but the checkin staff...

I doubt they will stick, but the checkin staff probably know about how to place them without them falling off ... or that could be just wishful thinking :-D
Jan 7, 19, 4:31 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 698
Posted By pseudo

stretchy luggage covers

Has anyone got any opinions on those Stretchy/Spandex type luggage covers you see on eBay?

They look practical for several reasons ...

protect soft bags from picking up grime
prevent bags...
May 7, 18, 3:23 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By pseudo

But you can do a one-up with Airpoints ... not...

But you can do a one-up with Airpoints ... not very consistent.
May 7, 18, 1:55 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By pseudo

Seat Selection using airpoints

I was seeing if I could get a better seat, for a flight later this week, and I didn't have an option to pay with airpoints.

Anyone know if this is by design or website issue?
Forum: USA
Apr 15, 18, 10:00 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By pseudo

Pre-pay GSM SIM card options when visiting U.S.

I've been looking at getting a pre-paid SIM card, for my next trip to the U.S. and found 2 viable options;

T-Mobile Tourist plan for $30
- 3 weeks non-extendable
- 1000 minutes domestic
-...
Oct 10, 17, 6:12 am
Replies: 5
Views: 920
Posted By pseudo

Infant formula is exempted though (family in tow...

Infant formula is exempted though (family in tow ... 2yo needs her morning bottle)
Oct 9, 17, 11:22 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 920
Posted By pseudo

Glass flask through domestic security

I'm flying AKL-NSN tomorrow and want to take glass insulated tea flask on the plane.

Do you know if they will allow an empty glass bottle through domestic security?

BTW for the fragile glass...
Apr 28, 17, 12:38 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,204
Posted By pseudo

You can carry up to 100wh per battery without...

You can carry up to 100wh per battery without special permission....
Apr 27, 17, 7:08 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,204
Posted By pseudo

Ride-on luggage

For those who walk for miles with your luggage and want an easier way ...

In China, Luggage CARRIES YOU! - YouTube


Micro have a model .....
Apr 12, 17, 3:18 am
Replies: 6
Views: 3,223
Posted By pseudo

Do you mean like the UA debacle?

Do you mean like the UA debacle?
Apr 11, 17, 3:56 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 3,223
Posted By pseudo

So who set fire to the AKL/Int Koru lounge this morning

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11836729

Burnt breakfast sparks major evacuation at Auckland Airport's international terminal
6:15 AM Wednesday Apr 12, 2017

Burnt...
Apr 9, 17, 10:19 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 6,940
Posted By pseudo

My vote also goes for hotel hair conditioner ......

My vote also goes for hotel hair conditioner ... they work as good as any shave foam. It's the slickness that gives you the smooth shave and the cheap ones (like the ones supplied from the hotels)...
Forum: China
Apr 3, 17, 11:05 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 6,526
Posted By pseudo

I would be wary of buying a SIM card from the...

I would be wary of buying a SIM card from the street in China.

http://first2board.com/pointssummary/2015/04/29/how-i-got-scammed-in-beijing-from-buying-a-prepaid-sim-card/

Best to go to a...
Forum: China
Apr 2, 17, 9:34 am
Replies: 35
Views: 6,526
Posted By pseudo

BTW Have a look at this video thats got an...

BTW Have a look at this video thats got an excerpt from Apliu St.

12 THINGS YOU TO NEED KNOW BEFORE TRAVELLING TO HONG KONG - YouTube

Some of the cards seem heavily discounted, but you need to...
Forum: China
Apr 2, 17, 9:25 am
Replies: 35
Views: 6,526
Posted By pseudo

No idea about Beijing ... I got a collegue in...

No idea about Beijing ... I got a collegue in Shanghai to get the information (process for a tourist getting a data sim card) from a China Mobile store, and she noted the prices for me.

I will...
Forum: China
Apr 2, 17, 5:01 am
Replies: 35
Views: 6,526
Posted By pseudo

I haven't found a HK pre-paid for less than...

I haven't found a HK pre-paid for less than 48HKD/day for more than a week (Im also heading to China, via HK, for 2 weeks in May)

If you need data only you can get a data SIM from China Mobile in...
Mar 31, 17, 7:07 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 14,851
Posted By pseudo

I've used upholstery cleaner with good results. ...

I've used upholstery cleaner with good results.
For bad stains (which you won't have a problem with I would also treat those areas with a solvent based spot cleaner.

Another thing you can look at...
Mar 31, 17, 12:51 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 7,358
Posted By pseudo

Hops is one of the best things to make you...

Hops is one of the best things to make you sleepy.
Some people have a small bag of it, under their pillow, to help them sleep. But I prefer taking it in liquid form ;)
Mar 31, 17, 11:56 am
Replies: 50
Views: 9,370
Posted By pseudo

Small bar of hand wash soap for underwear/socks...

Small bar of hand wash soap for underwear/socks (and sometimes t-shirts) and take my other clothes to a laundry/drycleaners.

You can use regular soap/shampoo but I find the clothes are not soft...
Mar 28, 17, 10:26 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 6,048
Posted By pseudo

You start :-) I'm after a compact umbrella...

You start :-)

I'm after a compact umbrella that will fit vertically in my messenger bag (a little less than 12")
Mar 28, 17, 10:18 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,106
Posted By pseudo

Both are check-in bags? ... just go for the...

Both are check-in bags? ... just go for the larger one.
Mar 25, 17, 9:14 am
Replies: 577
Views: 667,620
Posted By pseudo

I think the only drawback with those soft bags is...

I think the only drawback with those soft bags is packing clothes neatly without having them thrown around. You would need to introduce something like packing cubes/garment folders to keep your...
Mar 22, 17, 1:58 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 10,395
Posted By pseudo

STM bags are quite good (I used to have a Velo),...

STM bags are quite good (I used to have a Velo), but there are a few things I found as time went by. (this was over several years and it took a beating on the road)

The bag went floppy(ier).
The...
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