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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #15 on: October 11, 2012, 11:47:39 AM »
I thought 7 was the minimum ;D

I'd figure on 2 or maybe 3 days per CNX/HKG/PEK/PVG/SIN.

Of course you can throw all that out the window and just spend the entire time exploring New Zealand.
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« Reply #16 on: October 11, 2012, 11:57:49 AM »
I thought 7 was the minimum ;D

I'd figure on 2 or maybe 3 days per CNX/HKG/PEK/PVG/SIN.

Of course you can throw all that out the window and just spend the entire time exploring New Zealand.

I was thinking SYD or AKL, but I all but nixed it because it takes like a full day to get there...

What do you think is the minimum amount of time I need to do SYD and/or AKL properly? 8 days? 9 days?
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #17 on: October 11, 2012, 12:01:39 PM »
I was thinking SYD or AKL, but I all but nixed it because it takes like a full day to get there...

What do you think is the minimum amount of time I need to do SYD and/or AKL properly? 8 days? 9 days?
8 days would be enough for SYD and CNS.  10 days to include MEL as well.
Probably need 10 days for AKL.
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« Reply #18 on: October 11, 2012, 12:05:10 PM »
10 days all for AKL? There's that much to do there?
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #19 on: October 11, 2012, 12:07:46 PM »
10 days all for AKL? There's that much to do there?
By AKL I mean the entire New Zealand, lots to do and lots of driving.
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« Reply #20 on: October 11, 2012, 12:10:57 PM »
Got ya. Thanks.

Anyway to route via the Atlantic to AKL/SYD/MEL (in order to take advantage of free one way)?
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #21 on: October 11, 2012, 12:11:37 PM »
Got ya. Thanks.

Anyway to route via the Atlantic to AKL/SYD/MEL (in order to take advantage of free one way)?
With which miles?
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« Reply #22 on: October 11, 2012, 12:25:19 PM »
With which miles?

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« Reply #23 on: October 11, 2012, 12:25:48 PM »
Ah, another reason not to do SYD/AKL in April: it's the middle of fall...
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #24 on: October 11, 2012, 12:55:44 PM »
You can route UA via the Atlantic.
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« Reply #25 on: October 11, 2012, 01:01:40 PM »
You can route UA via the Atlantic.

Thanks.

You did AKL, right? Did you do it summer?
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« Reply #26 on: October 11, 2012, 01:08:02 PM »
You did AKL, right?
Nope, still on the bucket list.
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« Reply #27 on: October 11, 2012, 01:09:55 PM »
Nope, still on the bucket list.

Ah, maybe I'm confusing it with SYD? Did you do that in summer?
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #28 on: October 11, 2012, 01:19:10 PM »
How would i search on United.com an award ticket, going from NYC to TLV on April 24 coming back the 29th at which time i would like to stop over in "any" city for a full day.
for example can put in europe? or do i need to search every city separetly?

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« Reply #29 on: October 11, 2012, 01:21:56 PM »
How would i search on United.com an award ticket, going from NYC to TLV on April 24 coming back the 29th at which time i would like to stop over in "any" city for a full day.
for example can put in europe? or do i need to search every city separetly?

Wrong thread.
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