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Sep 23, 20, 10:42 am
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Posted By Armani

Thanks for passing on this very sad information....

Thanks for passing on this very sad information. Brightly Bob will be greatly missed. I was a very active insider for years, but stopped participating after the 'enhancements' a couple of years ago....
Sep 23, 20, 10:34 am
Replies: 10
Views: 921
Posted By Armani

I had 3 reservations at the Marriott Midway...

I had 3 reservations at the Marriott Midway airport Saturday night. I received an email on Friday stating we had been moved to the Courtyard. They tried to charge us the same rate as the regular...
Aug 18, 20, 2:49 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 1,896
Posted By Armani

Since recent research shows you are highly...

Since recent research shows you are highly unlikely to get COVID from touching surfaces, I believe working out in gyms is very safe as long as there aren't too many people. The benefits and increased...
Mar 19, 20, 11:42 am
Replies: 1
Views: 847
Posted By Armani

I am in the lounge now and it is open. There are...

I am in the lounge now and it is open. There are limited foods and beverages, but attendants provide things upon request. I rode The Cardinal to Chicago and was happy to learn that none of the crew...
Mar 18, 20, 7:05 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,406
Posted By Armani

I'd prefer to take my chances and be able to...

I'd prefer to take my chances and be able to continue to work out since the benefits outweigh the risks IMO. I have greater risk of being exposed to the virus while waiting in long lines and shopping...
Mar 18, 20, 2:55 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,406
Posted By Armani

US Marriott Hotel Fitness Centers

Many states have closed all fitness centers and gyms. Are the fitness centers in the hotels still open? Since their capacities are much lower than public clubs, I would hope that they remain open.
Mar 17, 20, 11:26 am
Replies: 1
Views: 847
Posted By Armani

Amtrak Lounge Status in Chicago

Is the Amtrak First Class/Sleeper lounge in Chicago open at this time, or has it been forced to close due to local Corona Virus policy requirements? I have a 5 hour layover there on Thursday.
Jan 30, 20, 10:24 am
Replies: 3
Views: 630
Posted By Armani

Since you are renting for a long period, you may...

Since you are renting for a long period, you may want to consider picking up the car from a non-airport location. Phoenix airport adds some of the highest facility fees of all the airport locations...
Dec 28, 19, 11:05 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,219
Posted By Armani

I typically take the Cardinal 5-6 times per year...

I typically take the Cardinal 5-6 times per year to Chicago and DC from Cincinnati. Even though it only runs 3 days per week in each direction, it is typically full. Roomettes now often sell out 6+...
Dec 28, 19, 9:13 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,219
Posted By Armani

Amtrak actually Discourages LD travel

Anderson is actually trying to discourage LD train travel rather than increase it. On many trains, popular services have been eliminated. The Cardinal frequently can sell out two sleeper cars, but...
Dec 18, 19, 6:34 am
Replies: 148
Views: 26,050
Posted By Armani

I had picked the car up in Walnut Creek when I...

I had picked the car up in Walnut Creek when I was staying at the Renaissance Club Sport. There were no extra fees at that time, but that was a few years ago.
Sep 27, 19, 9:03 am
Replies: 117
Views: 29,247
Posted By Armani

Fees on top of fees

One thing that really annoys me about this resort is they have one of the large pool areas closed off unless you pay high fees for lounge/umbrella rentals. This is in addition to the high daily...
Sep 26, 19, 2:36 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 12,519
Posted By Armani

I've been a Marriott member since the original...

I've been a Marriott member since the original Marquis program in 1983, so my experiences span a lot of years. The original Concierge lounges in the US Marriott hotels served complimentary wine and...
Sep 25, 19, 12:39 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 12,519
Posted By Armani

The US Marriott concierge lounges did have free...

The US Marriott concierge lounges did have free alcohol several years ago, pre-Sorenson. Most international lounges continued to serve complimentary alcohol, but I haven't been to one since the...
Sep 24, 19, 9:14 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 2,299
Posted By Armani

The biggest difference to me is the business...

The biggest difference to me is the business class has fewer seats and is much quieter. Typically the fare wasn't that much more than coach and well worth it for nightime travel. Since the Cardinal...
Aug 28, 19, 8:11 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,318
Posted By Armani

Although Topeka was boring and not a pretty city,...

Although Topeka was boring and not a pretty city, it wasn't that bad. Overall it is a very safe area except for a few pockets, just like any other city. The church group was annoying, but I only...
Aug 27, 19, 4:33 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,318
Posted By Armani

We've taken several trips on the SW Chief and CA...

We've taken several trips on the SW Chief and CA Zephyr over the past several years. We liked the Bedrooms better when they were a good bargain using points, but now their cost premium over roomettes...
Aug 27, 19, 4:02 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 623
Posted By Armani

My wife flew nostop to PHX this past March, and...

My wife flew nostop to PHX this past March, and the flight is still showing up for October reservations, but not November or later.
Aug 27, 19, 1:38 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 623
Posted By Armani

Is WN dropping CVG-PHX Nonstops

I was very happy when Southwest added a non-stop flight last winter/spring CVG-PHX. However, I didn't see this nonstop flight any more when checking Feb-Mar in the recent schedule update. I'm not...
Aug 15, 19, 5:04 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 2,299
Posted By Armani

Business Class Bonus offer but no more Business Class

I recently received an email bonus offer from Amtrak Rewards for traveling Business Class on the Cardinal. However, there appears to be no more business class available after Oct 1. I assume this...
Jul 22, 19, 5:45 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 2,299
Posted By Armani

No More Business Class on Cardinal?

While checking future reservations on the Cardinal, I noticed that no Business Class fares appear to be available after early October. Does anyone know whether business class is being eliminated?...
Jul 20, 19, 9:25 am
Replies: 2,652
Views: 1,849,162
Posted By Armani

Dollars + Points Purchase

Has anyone tried making a dollars + points flight purchase recently? If so, did Amex apply the credit for the dollars portion? I am considering trying to combine gift cards with cash purchase, but...
May 11, 19, 7:00 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 814
Posted By Armani

The scenery is very nice on the Coast Starlight...

The scenery is very nice on the Coast Starlight to Portland or Seattle. I also agree with the Cardinal suggestion. I've taken several LD trains and my favorites for scenery are (in order)
CA Zephyr...
May 11, 19, 6:54 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,684
Posted By Armani

This is great news since all of my Amtrak travel...

This is great news since all of my Amtrak travel is for LD trains, primarily in a roomette. Does anyone know if these can be used in conjunction with award travel?
Feb 5, 19, 9:12 am
Replies: 8
Views: 778
Posted By Armani

The value of the companion ticket would be...

The value of the companion ticket would be significantly more motivating for me if Amtrak would allow it to be used for the second person traveling in the sleeper space. I don't understand why it...
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