FlyerTalk Forums - Search Results

Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Blumie
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.55 seconds.
Yesterday, 12:16 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 3,335
Posted By Blumie

I spend way too much time in the T5 F lounge and...

I spend way too much time in the T5 F lounge and find that it, and its showers, are not nearly as bad as people on here and on the BA board make it out to be. That said, I do much prefer the lounges...
Yesterday, 12:08 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,654
Posted By Blumie

Just reporting back with my experience departing...

Just reporting back with my experience departing MSY today.

We ended up leaving the house for the half hour ride to MSY 2-1/2 hours before flight time. Based on the replies in this thread, I knew...
Jun 5, 20, 10:31 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,654
Posted By Blumie

I've never flown during a pandemic before. But...

I've never flown during a pandemic before. But from the responses on here it certainly sounds as though one needn't arrive any earlier than normal.
Jun 5, 20, 7:02 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,654
Posted By Blumie

Do we need.to arrive at the airport earlier than normal for domestic flights?

I have my first flight in three months this week, traveling MSY-CLT-JFK on AA. Traveling in F; EXP status; checking bags. I have pre-check, but my girlfriend does not.

In the past I would arrive...
May 6, 20, 10:38 pm
Replies: 754
Views: 116,888
Posted By Blumie

Looks like DXB and AUH have been zeroed out for...

Looks like DXB and AUH have been zeroed out for all of June.
Forum: South
May 4, 20, 10:01 am
Replies: 33
Views: 1,797
Posted By Blumie

You did it right, as you always do, swag.

You did it right, as you always do, swag.
Forum: New York City
May 2, 20, 8:47 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,811
Posted By Blumie

This is different. As I posted up thread, I donít...

This is different. As I posted up thread, I donít think the idea of going to NYC is insane. Itís just that staying in the Times Square area adds a lot of complication. Itís doable ó you have to plan...
Forum: New York City
Apr 29, 20, 12:44 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,811
Posted By Blumie

Almost certainly not worth it with kids that...

Almost certainly not worth it with kids that young. I could see getting a hotel elsewhere in Manhattan ó not Times Square ó and having an early NYE celebration at a nice restaurant (expect to pay a...
Forum: New York City
Apr 29, 20, 12:37 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 590
Posted By Blumie

Iíd prefer to have more time, but itís really no...

Iíd prefer to have more time, but itís really no different than a domestic-to-domestic connection. If the inbound is on time, I think you make this connection 99% of the time.
Forum: South
Apr 29, 20, 10:22 am
Replies: 33
Views: 1,797
Posted By Blumie

Well done, swag. I plan to stock the freezer with...

Well done, swag. I plan to stock the freezer with some Mrs. Wheatís this weekend.
Forum: South
Apr 28, 20, 11:59 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 1,797
Posted By Blumie

what food have you gotten?

what food have you gotten?
Forum: New York City
Apr 28, 20, 11:58 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 590
Posted By Blumie

YYZ-EWR is treated as a domestic arrival since...

YYZ-EWR is treated as a domestic arrival since you clear US immigration and customs at YYZ. Barring a delayed arrival youíll be fine.
Forum: South
Apr 26, 20, 9:45 am
Replies: 33
Views: 1,797
Posted By Blumie

Iíve listened to all three days so far. Itís been...

Iíve listened to all three days so far. Itís been a great Fest. Yes, itís not the same as being there, but no FOMO from competing stages and I love being able to Fest in my underwear. Also, Iíve been...
Forum: South
Apr 14, 20, 9:10 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 1,797
Posted By Blumie

https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/undefined I...

https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/undefined
I know a lot of people have been frustrated that after it was announced that JazzFest would be postponed until the fall a few weeks ago there have been no...
Forum: South
Mar 15, 20, 11:05 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 1,797
Posted By Blumie

Surprising that there hasnít been an announcement...

Surprising that there hasnít been an announcement yet, but itís unfathomable that jazzfest will go on as scheduled.

That said, Moscaís was in full swing last night. Of course all of the patrons...
Mar 10, 20, 5:25 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Blumie

Either you were not at AUH or were not behind AF....

Either you were not at AUH or were not behind AF. They do not fly to AUH (though they do fly to DXB).
Mar 10, 20, 5:22 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Blumie

I've flown into AUH and DXB about 30 times over...

I've flown into AUH and DXB about 30 times over the past three years, the majority of them LHR-AUH on BA073, which does not supply fast track passes.
AUH and DXB e-gates are, in fact, only open to...
Forum: New York City
Mar 7, 20, 9:21 am
Replies: 8
Views: 850
Posted By Blumie

The idea of being in NYC and either going to...

The idea of being in NYC and either going to Starbucks for breakfast or eating a crummy hotel breakfast offends my sensibilities. That's almost as bad as the current discussion on the New Orleans...
Forum: New York City
Mar 7, 20, 9:17 am
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By Blumie

I agree with the others that if you plan to spend...

I agree with the others that if you plan to spend your time in Manhattan, you might as well stay in Manhattan.

I'm staying this weekend at the Hotel 50 Bowery, a relatively new boutique hotel that...
Mar 5, 20, 4:17 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 14,200
Posted By Blumie

Curious what is meant by ďstuck at security.Ē...

Curious what is meant by ďstuck at security.Ē Iíve only missed one flight in my life (not including missed connections due to late arrivals) because I was stuck in bed (i.e., I was too lazy to get up...
Feb 27, 20, 10:44 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 594
Posted By Blumie

Anyone ever check a rug on CX?

Traveling DXB-HKG-JFK next week. I'd like to bring a rug that measures 320cm x 206cm as checked luggage. I am unsure of the weight, but when rolled up I can carry it alone on my shoulder. The CX...
Feb 24, 20, 12:44 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By Blumie

Most days thereís a 787 that connects well with...

Most days thereís a 787 that connects well with the QR flight.
Feb 22, 20, 11:17 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By Blumie

The options are BOS or PHL.

The options are BOS or PHL.
Forum: New York City
Feb 22, 20, 1:36 am
Replies: 6
Views: 778
Posted By Blumie

My order of preference would be LGA, JFK, EWR,...

My order of preference would be LGA, JFK, EWR, but ultimately I would choose based on factors other than the airport. Almost all of my flights to and from NYC now are long-haul international, so I'm...
Feb 22, 20, 1:11 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By Blumie

I can't answer for PHL, but at BOS a change of...

I can't answer for PHL, but at BOS a change of terminal and re-clearing security is required. MCT is one hour, but I'd give yourself two hours so as not to feel rushed (i.e., if your schedule...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 

Forum Jump