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Forum: Asia
Today, 7:30 am
Replies: 16
Views: 651
Posted By kokonutz

Just did a write up of our side trip to Hoi An...

Just did a write up of our side trip to Hoi An and thought the OP might find it useful: https://readyjetroam.com/2019/03/20/two-days-in-hoi-an/
Forum: Asia
Today, 2:45 am
Replies: 26
Views: 440
Posted By kokonutz

Fine. Typical SE Asian flag carrier. Good on...

Fine. Typical SE Asian flag carrier.

Good on ya! ^
Forum: Thailand
Today, 2:40 am
Replies: 11
Views: 166
Posted By kokonutz

I have not knowledge about that. But I do...

I have not knowledge about that.

But I do wonder if this occurred during the Pakistan-India skirmish and no-fly situation? Perhaps the comments were somehow related to that?

In any case, I have...
Forum: Thailand
Today, 2:35 am
Replies: 11
Views: 166
Posted By kokonutz

Because if you arrive in a country without the...

Because if you arrive in a country without the proper documentation or visa then it is the responsibility of the airline to return you from whence you came.

Checking passports is a cheap and easy...
Forum: Thailand
Today, 2:34 am
Replies: 11
Views: 166
Posted By kokonutz

For me: yes. Passport check. Passport re-check....

For me: yes. Passport check. Passport re-check. Especially if I used a kiosk rather than checking in at a counter.
Forum: Thailand
Yesterday, 11:24 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 597
Posted By kokonutz

Indeed! As I noted above, we chose Vietnam...

Indeed! As I noted above, we chose Vietnam Airlines over Vietjet HAN-DAD recently (https://readyjetroam.com/2019/03/14/vietnam-airlines-economy-lite-hanoi-to-da-nang/) based on price! $32 Economy...
Forum: Asia
Yesterday, 5:49 am
Replies: 26
Views: 440
Posted By kokonutz

Another down vote on Penang. There are far more...

Another down vote on Penang. There are far more interesting places to go in the region.

Last year we used Lao Airlines to hop around the area: xxx-SIN-(layover in VTN)-LPQ-REP. All one way coach...
Yesterday, 4:35 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,077
Posted By kokonutz

If you are referring to the forums, I just took a...

If you are referring to the forums, I just took a look and it seems like the only forum with any activity in the past few months is Newsstand, which is sort of like a Last Man on Earth situation...
Forum: Thailand
Yesterday, 1:45 am
Replies: 21
Views: 597
Posted By kokonutz

I don't think that's true as a blanket statement....

I don't think that's true as a blanket statement.

Gotta do the math each time.

And it's situational: if you have no bags to check and don't want airline food there may be no or minimal fees...
Replies: 59
Views: 3,597
Posted By kokonutz

LOL...ummm...yes! From the very beginning...

LOL...ummm...yes!

From the very beginning HX's website has errored out our ticket number and names (Expedia brokered ticket).

When I went to select seats for the outbound I could not manage our...
Forum: Thailand
Mar 18, 19, 10:16 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 597
Posted By kokonutz

I generally agree that Bangkok Airways is the...

I generally agree that Bangkok Airways is the 'better' airline: the advertise themselves a a 'boutique airline' and I generally agree. They will allow you to fudge carry-on limits. Even have a FC...
Forum: Thailand
Mar 18, 19, 8:25 am
Replies: 31
Views: 1,622
Posted By kokonutz

It's officially burning season in Chiang Mai. ...

It's officially burning season in Chiang Mai.

I, along with many other digital nomads, have moved on to Vietnam (we had a meet-up in Da Nang and half of the DNs there had just come from Chiang...
Replies: 955
Views: 227,171
Posted By kokonutz

We've just made a donation to the Humane Society...

We've just made a donation to the Humane Society of the United States (looked hard for an animal welfare organization here in Vietnam but the only one I could find just closed in February :().

:)
Forum: Thailand
Mar 17, 19, 5:42 am
Replies: 21
Views: 597
Posted By kokonutz

I’m in the middle of a bunch of travel in SE...

I’m in the middle of a bunch of travel in SE Asia.

I've posted reviews with pix and video for

Bangkok Airlines:...
Replies: 22
Views: 1,560
Posted By kokonutz

IME (see blog links above) they were VERY strict...

IME (see blog links above) they were VERY strict at Chiang Mai. Weighed even our small laptop backpacks (that’s all we brought to Kuala Lumpur) at check-in.

Then at security there was another...
Forum: Asia
Mar 14, 19, 11:51 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 651
Posted By kokonutz

All good advice! We did not love Hanoi after...

All good advice!

We did not love Hanoi after 3 days: https://readyjetroam.com/2019/03/12/we-did-not-love-hanoi/
Check the weather before deciding on Ha Long bay...we were there in the foggy...
Replies: 15
Views: 3,474
Posted By kokonutz

FWIW, that seat move was a HUGE mistake. ...

FWIW, that seat move was a HUGE mistake.

https://readyjetroam.com/2019/03/14/vietnam-airlines-economy-lite-hanoi-to-da-nang/

Hell child sitting in 29A.

Still a bargain at $32 though!

Sigh.
Forum: Asia
Mar 12, 19, 10:14 am
Replies: 164
Views: 8,737
Posted By kokonutz

I took a metered taxi from DAD to the My An area...

I took a metered taxi from DAD to the My An area a couple days ago. It cost 78,000 dong ($3.36).
Mar 12, 19, 10:05 am
Replies: 3,652
Views: 687,578
Posted By kokonutz

In a recent blog post about the Hanoi terminal 1...

In a recent blog post about the Hanoi terminal 1 priority pass lounge I recommended the Chase Sapphire reserve...and then gave both Ben and Gary a shout-out link:...
Mar 11, 19, 5:46 am
Replies: 0
Views: 233
Posted By kokonutz

Priority Pass Lounge Hanoi Terminal 1 (domestic terminal) -Song Hong Lounge

Stumbled upon this gem yesterday and blogged about it: https://readyjetroam.com/2019/03/11/review-of-priority-pass-lounge-hanoi-terminal-1-song-hong-lounge/

TL;DR version: Large with lots of...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Mar 10, 19, 9:16 am
Replies: 119
Views: 8,069
Posted By kokonutz

I was very happy to be flying on an Airbus 321...

I was very happy to be flying on an Airbus 321 today...just sayin'....
Replies: 15
Views: 3,474
Posted By kokonutz

The best they would do for us was moving from row...

The best they would do for us was moving from row 34 to row 28. Very full flight though.
Replies: 15
Views: 3,474
Posted By kokonutz

Wr are on an ‘economy lite’ ticket HAN-DAD...

Wr are on an ‘economy lite’ ticket HAN-DAD tomorrow.

When we checked in at 24 hours only rows 34 and back were available to us.

this is not spelled out in the fare rules but appears to be the...
Replies: 22
Views: 1,560
Posted By kokonutz

This time we tried AirAsia's Premium Flex...

This time we tried AirAsia's Premium Flex product: https://readyjetroam.com/2019/03/07/review-of-airasia-premium-flex-chiang-mai-to-hanoi-farewell-chiang-mai/

TL;DR: For about 1000 Baht one-way pp...
Mar 6, 19, 12:02 pm
Replies: 1,043
Views: 196,866
Posted By kokonutz

What good are lower category hotels when Marriott...

What good are lower category hotels when Marriott cannot properly credit points?
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