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Forum: Middle East
Aug 9, 10, 7:57 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 874
Posted By Craigo

That's not necessarily the case for all African...

That's not necessarily the case for all African countries. I've just got a visa from the Kenya High Commission in Canberra and the cost was in Australian dollars, whereas if I had waited until...
Forum: Middle East
Aug 8, 10, 7:26 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 874
Posted By Craigo

The Smart Traveller...

The Smart Traveller (http://www.smartraveller.gov.au/zw-cgi/view/Advice/Egypt) website has information about travel to Egypt. From the information on the DFAT website that is linked to that page,...
Jul 27, 10, 8:12 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 3,052
Posted By Craigo

Taxi drivers can never be satisfied. In the...

Taxi drivers can never be satisfied. In the early 90s I had a meeting at RAAF Laverton and got a taxi from MEL. This was before the Western Ring Road opened, so the journey was the 35km scenic...
Forum: Africa
Jul 19, 10, 10:03 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,250
Posted By Craigo

Like og I'd like to say a big thank you and ^ to...

Like og I'd like to say a big thank you and ^ to boar and CheetahSA for highlighting the IC Points Break deal. I'm travelling with my father to Kenya for 9 days, coming in from Sydney to...
Jun 17, 10, 1:23 am
Replies: 33
Views: 3,046
Posted By Craigo

Tue 17 Aug CBR QP 1600-1640 QF562 to SYD...

Tue 17 Aug CBR QP 1600-1640 QF562 to SYD (Hopefully the new terminal will be open)
Wed 18 Aug SYD T1 F lounge 0715-0940 QF63 to JNB
Sat 29 Aug JNB D BA Terraces 0900-1020 BA6409 to CPT
Mar 4, 10, 4:10 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 2,198
Posted By Craigo

ABC Local Radio gives FlyerTalk a plug

If anyone was up early this morning and listening to Overnights with Rod Quinn on ABC Local Radio they would have heard a few plugs for FT. Rod Quinn had a guest on talking about getting the most...
Jan 6, 10, 2:42 pm
Replies: 120
Views: 17,736
Posted By Craigo

Oh der, that's why I described it :rolleyes:. I...

Oh der, that's why I described it :rolleyes:. I went on to Sno-Info to see if I could find an example of it being used but noone there has been frustrated recently. I might go and post it myself so...
Jan 5, 10, 8:53 pm
Replies: 120
Views: 17,736
Posted By Craigo

I reckon that with only 6 days in, we have the...

I reckon that with only 6 days in, we have the winner of the 2010 FT Pointless Whinge of the Year Award.

Very entertaining though. I think a few of the regulars here could do with an emoticon...
Forum: Japan
Dec 14, 09, 9:39 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 858
Posted By Craigo

Re the ski patrol and off-piste skiing, not...

Re the ski patrol and off-piste skiing, not anymore. There has been discussion on the ski.com.au forums that Cortina has opened up some of the tree areas for off-piste skiing this year.

Cortina...
Nov 23, 09, 7:37 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 3,036
Posted By Craigo

Friday 8 Jan 10 - CBR QP 1600-1640 QF562 to SYD ...

Friday 8 Jan 10 - CBR QP 1600-1640 QF562 to SYD
Friday 8 Jan 10 - SYD T1 QP 1830-2140 QF21 to NRT

Friday 22 Jan 10 - NRT JL J Lounge 0730-0850 CX509 to HKG
Friday 22 Jan 10 - HKG CX J Lounge...
Nov 8, 09, 10:51 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 859
Posted By Craigo

The headline article on News.com.au states...

The headline article on News.com.au states "Qantas jet aborts landing seconds from runway" with a picture of a 747 in a steep turn - yes that's true but it's sensationalising something that is a...
Nov 8, 09, 10:16 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 859
Posted By Craigo

A new round of QF bashing in the media?

I just shook my head when I saw this article (http://www.news.com.au/travel/story/0,28318,26324412-5014090,00.html). A QF 747 has to do a 'go-around' at MEL, big deal!

Then there is a linked...
Forum: Japan
Oct 31, 09, 10:08 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 3,672
Posted By Craigo

A worthwhile trip from Nagano is to see the snow...

A worthwhile trip from Nagano is to see the snow monkeys at Jigokudani-Yaenkoen (http://www.jigokudani-yaenkoen.co.jp/english/top/english.html) near Shiga Kogen ski area. I did a day trip from...
Oct 22, 09, 12:06 am
Replies: 39
Views: 3,390
Posted By Craigo

24 Dec CBR QP 1250-1330, QF1422 to SYD 24 Dec...

24 Dec CBR QP 1250-1330, QF1422 to SYD
24 Dec SYD T3 QP 1450-1545, QF536 to BNE
29 Dec BNE QP 1430-1520, QF961 to CBR
Forum: Africa
Oct 6, 09, 11:00 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,217
Posted By Craigo

The Emperor's Palace casino and convention centre...

The Emperor's Palace casino and convention centre is adjacent to the airport and has four hotels attached to the complex, the D'Oreale Grande (five star), Mondior (four star), Metcourt Laurel (three...
Sep 26, 09, 5:49 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 2,751
Posted By Craigo

Same experience with BA on a LHR-JFK flight. My...

Same experience with BA on a LHR-JFK flight. My mother was in F and I was in J. I asked the CSM if I could visit after lunch as I had the address and phone number of the hotel we were staying in...
Sep 21, 09, 7:49 pm
Replies: 115
Views: 26,067
Posted By Craigo

I'm back from 3 months in Thredbo, managing my...

I'm back from 3 months in Thredbo, managing my ski club's lodge and instructing. Had an incident in late August, the lodge's fire alarm went off at 0450 and I had to evacuate the lodge. I was...
Mar 15, 09, 11:21 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,451
Posted By Craigo

Going skiing AndDee? Which resort are you...

Going skiing AndDee? Which resort are you planning to go to? I was at Hakuba in January and I've skied at Niseko (Kuta-on-the-Snow) as well. I've heard Nozawa Onsen is nice for the cultural...
Dec 30, 08, 11:17 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 1,060
Posted By Craigo

I did the same flights at the end of April. JNB...

I did the same flights at the end of April. JNB has a similar int/dom transfer arrangement to SYD, that is you pick up your luggage from the carousels at International Arrivals then pass through...
Dec 14, 08, 8:45 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 2,134
Posted By Craigo

8 Jan CBR QP 1615-1645 QF562 to SYD 8 Jan SYD...

8 Jan CBR QP 1615-1645 QF562 to SYD
8 Jan SYD T1 JLounge 1815-2140 QF21 to NRT (If there's a WP around to do a guest access to the FLounge, I'd be very appreciative - it's a long wait)

23 Jan NRT...
Forum: Africa
Dec 7, 08, 9:36 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,565
Posted By Craigo

I had two weeks in South Africa earlier this year...

I had two weeks in South Africa earlier this year and timed it to see the Brumbies play the Stormers at Newlands and the Bulls at Loftus Versfeld. The game atmosphere at Newlands is fantastic, the...
Nov 18, 08, 5:30 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 2,027
Posted By Craigo

Another factor that the media has conveniently...

Another factor that the media has conveniently ignored is that the Canberra region was affected that night by a thunderstorm for 2-3 hours from around midnight, which was probably not that long after...
Nov 13, 08, 3:31 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,091
Posted By Craigo

QF127 and QF128 have recently been operated with...

QF127 and QF128 have recently been operated with an A330-300. I flew SYD-HKG in late Sept and HKG-SYD in late Oct in J and was seated in row 1.

You should check to see if it's still an A330 or if...
Forum: Japan
Nov 12, 08, 9:54 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 975
Posted By Craigo

Thanks for the quick replies ^. I think that...

Thanks for the quick replies ^.

I think that my father is planning to do a mix of organised tours and some exploring on his own, so itinerary suggestions would be most welcome.

He is in his...
Forum: Japan
Nov 12, 08, 6:13 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 975
Posted By Craigo

Tokyo - Day Tour Recommendations

My father is planning to spend several days in Tokyo in April and would like some recommendations on day tours in and around the Tokyo region. He has looked at some of the tours listed on the Viator...
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