Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: wandering_fred
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 1.14 seconds.
Jul 31, 20, 10:03 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 4,736
Posted By wandering_fred

My DPS-HKG-xxx-HKG-DPS in mid September cancelled...

My DPS-HKG-xxx-HKG-DPS in mid September cancelled 4 days ago.

Helping my CC debt but
Limiting my wandering
Fred
Forum: TravelBuzz
May 8, 20, 6:40 am
Replies: 58
Views: 7,345
Posted By wandering_fred

Waiting for Indonesia to extend flight bans...

Waiting for Indonesia to extend flight bans into/past September....
That's the only way I will get a refund on the long haul flights... Domestic USA flights will turn into vouchers which will...
Apr 30, 20, 7:24 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 450
Posted By wandering_fred

I wonder when there will be pressure to extend...

I wonder when there will be pressure to extend the ticket validation period.
Tickets issued on 01 Jan 2020 will expire 01 Jan 2021. And the options to reschedule are looking scarce.

Wondering...
Apr 21, 20, 11:25 pm
Replies: 439
Views: 81,326
Posted By wandering_fred

No renewal, but with (the free) 30 points I...

No renewal, but with (the free) 30 points I should automagically renew for another year of Green on 31 Jul 2020...

Will I continue to be wandering?
Fred
Apr 18, 20, 10:08 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 2,670
Posted By wandering_fred

Apparently JNB-PER was one of the few profitable...

Apparently JNB-PER was one of the few profitable routes for SAA. And QF needs all the competition between Australia and South Africa that can be resurrected....
However, good luck then the time...
Forum: Asia
Mar 9, 20, 11:57 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 812
Posted By wandering_fred

The ETA allows for dual entry under the 30 day...

The ETA allows for dual entry under the 30 day permit. Activation of the ETA will always indicate first visit, even if you have been there a dozen times before.

Happy wandering
Fred

PS - Use...
Mar 9, 20, 11:16 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 5,155
Posted By wandering_fred

These changes don't do a whole lot for me - 10...

These changes don't do a whole lot for me - 10 Apr PEY ticket DPS-HKG-SFO bought in November 2019.....

Someone please correct me if I am uninformed.

Just wandering
Fred
Forum: oneworld
Feb 21, 20, 8:03 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,733
Posted By wandering_fred

With a history of flying with CX (preferably in...

With a history of flying with CX (preferably in J) MPC can be "talked into" giving you a reasonable "head start"
Happy wandering
Fred
Previous discussion by 1k...
Replies: 13
Views: 2,881
Posted By wandering_fred

Banks (and I assume AMEX) will sometimes block...

Banks (and I assume AMEX) will sometimes block airlines and/or countries of ticket issue as a fraud prevention measure. Calling (in advance?) will normally solve the problem....

Just wandering...
Feb 7, 20, 10:03 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 7,964
Posted By wandering_fred

LHR-CMB-SYD actually would divide the trip into...

LHR-CMB-SYD actually would divide the trip into two (reasonably) equal parts....

Just wandering
Fred
Jan 14, 20, 8:59 pm
Replies: 66
Views: 20,213
Posted By wandering_fred

Has anyone with "lifetime" status been made an...

Has anyone with "lifetime" status been made an offer under this program?
My AA flying (and crediting to AA) was greatly diminished with the changes to the "million miler" program....

Just...
Jan 14, 20, 8:53 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 14,231
Posted By wandering_fred

I saw what happened to travel insurance costs as...

I saw what happened to travel insurance costs as I passed some "older age" values....

Just wandering (still sort of)

Fred
Jan 3, 20, 11:23 pm
Replies: 301
Views: 72,914
Posted By wandering_fred

Well Cathay Pacific had some very distinctive...

Well Cathay Pacific had some very distinctive salt and pepper shakers in their J cabin, which had a reputation for "leaving the cabin and plane". They offered them in the in flight sales magazine for...
Forum: Argentina
Dec 5, 19, 7:19 am
Replies: 4
Views: 930
Posted By wandering_fred

Copa America Jun/Jul 2020 Buenos Aires

Since Australia was invited to attend and has been placed in the Argentina grouping, it would seem that a thread about people planing to attend is now appropriate.
In light of my residence, I will...
Nov 27, 19, 7:39 am
Replies: 16
Views: 7,033
Posted By wandering_fred

I have DPS-California PEY tickets for April 2020...

I have DPS-California PEY tickets for April 2020 at roughly the same price.
And yes, DPS-HKG is in economy as the regional jet on that route only has Y and J seating.

PER-DPS flights are cheap...
Replies: 12
Views: 1,619
Posted By wandering_fred

It really depends on the time of day/night that...

It really depends on the time of day/night that includes the 16 hours.
Go get a hotel in Negombo (15-20 minute taxi ride).
Transit visas (online) have been free for most nationalities and right now...
Forum: oneworld
Nov 4, 19, 7:47 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,828
Posted By wandering_fred

Given the opportunities to start the RTW flights...

Given the opportunities to start the RTW flights in countries with substantially less expensive xONEx fares (than in the USA) the only plus is that it advertises the general availability of the...
Forum: oneworld
Oct 28, 19, 10:59 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,064
Posted By wandering_fred

If I were to get a Australian originated LONEx, I...

If I were to get a Australian originated LONEx, I would let a local TA manage it with the airline. Though that would likely not avoid the QF service fees.

YMMV especially when wandering
Fred
Oct 3, 19, 7:45 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,191
Posted By wandering_fred

Woolworths seems to be offering a lot of...

Woolworths seems to be offering a lot of "inducements" to return shopping there.

Plus: The QFF points posted the same day as 2000 points were earned at Woolies.
Minus: At least locally Coles...
Sep 22, 19, 12:02 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,434
Posted By wandering_fred

I called to TCP my (MPC Green) Asia Miles award...

I called to TCP my (MPC Green) Asia Miles award flight with a relative on a paid ticket and my QFF status was added with no problems. Yes baggage allowance went up. Now to see if Business check-in...
Forum: Argentina
Sep 12, 19, 10:40 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 665
Posted By wandering_fred

Elections versus aviation

Not particularly new in its posting but a potentially interesting site in the discussion of things aviation/travel related

Argentina’s Election Results Likely to Change the National Aviation...
Forum: Asia
Sep 2, 19, 7:30 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By wandering_fred

A couple of kilometers away, not at the airport,...

A couple of kilometers away, not at the airport, nor in the direction of Negombo, the Tamarind Tree hotel has its own, very quiet grounds. Haven't stayed there for a couple of years, but Mrs WF was...
Forum: oneworld
Aug 28, 19, 8:46 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 872
Posted By wandering_fred

The Jetstar flight from DPS is also a red eye. ...

The Jetstar flight from DPS is also a red eye.

Just wandering
Fred
Forum: oneworld
Aug 28, 19, 8:44 pm
Replies: 2,220
Views: 287,111
Posted By wandering_fred

Have never tried it but the signs on Bangkok...

Have never tried it but the signs on Bangkok priority immigration also states "seniors" which I think in this case is over 70

Happy wandering (if your are a senior)

Fred
Forum: oneworld
Aug 23, 19, 6:58 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,082
Posted By wandering_fred

the xONEx fares are based on where you start...

the xONEx fares are based on where you start flying on that ticket. Theoretically the cost should be the same independently of the issuing airline, but each has different policies on the application...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 

Forum Jump