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Author Topic: Bora Bora Master Thread  (Read 119585 times)

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #75 on: January 08, 2012, 10:19:29 AM »
Anyone want to take the whole family to French Polynesia?

                   
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and swim back? :)

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #76 on: January 08, 2012, 10:26:58 AM »
Thought I'd point out that Korean (Chase UR transfer partner) partners with AF and only charges 90k RT USA-Tahiti in business class.

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #77 on: January 08, 2012, 10:32:31 AM »
Thought I'd point out that Korean (Chase UR transfer partner) partners with AF and only charges 90k RT USA-Tahiti in business class.

Personally, I wouldn't waste my UR on a Korean redemption. I'd prefer to use AMEX MR to DL while hopefully snagging of the oft-used promos.

(Korean awards can be booked using DL can't they?)
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #78 on: January 08, 2012, 10:38:40 AM »
Personally, I wouldn't waste my UR on a Korean redemption. I'd prefer to use AMEX MR to DL while hopefully snagging of the oft-used promos.

(Korean awards can be booked using DL can't they?)
What would you waste your UR on?

Yes, Korean is a Skyteam member.

Even with a 50% bonus,Korean is cheaper then DL.
And I'd waste my 150k on V Australia to downunder in biz  cos 90k UR ain't getting me there :P
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #79 on: January 08, 2012, 10:45:33 AM »
What would you waste you're UR on?

Yes, Korean is a Skyteam member.

Even with a 50% bonus,Korean is cheaper then DL.
And I'd waste my 150k on V Australia to downunder cos 90k UR ain't getting me there :P

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Not sure why, but I mistakenly thought I can use 90K DL to redeem KE Business Award. Yeah, DL is 150K RT even at their low business award. Moving on.

Personally, I like to use AMEX MR for airline travel and UR for hotel (Hyatt) travel.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #80 on: January 08, 2012, 10:46:18 AM »
Whats the story with Korean YQ?
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #81 on: January 08, 2012, 10:52:29 AM »
Whats the story with Korean YQ?

None AFAIK.
Damaxer?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #82 on: January 08, 2012, 10:53:54 AM »
None AFAIK.
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They charge it on their own metal (I paid about $175 each for TLV-ICN-MNL in F). Not sure about partners

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #83 on: January 08, 2012, 12:07:10 PM »
Apparently its not too easy to book KE partner awards, or at least this one.

For some reason, when the KE reps search for availability, even if its there (can be seen on AF.com) it comes back with no availability.
So still looking for someone that booked this for more info...

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #84 on: January 08, 2012, 12:41:37 PM »
Apparently its not too easy to book KE partner awards, or at least this one.

For some reason, when the KE reps search for availability, even if its there (can be seen on AF.com) it comes back with no availability.
So still looking for someone that booked this for more info...


You'll pron have better luck on FT :)

Next time u call, see if AF F awards are possible too.

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Re: Bora Bora
« Reply #85 on: January 08, 2012, 12:47:18 PM »
I'll find us a Heter ;)

ask @JollyJ for one:)
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #86 on: January 08, 2012, 01:07:57 PM »
ask @JollyJ for one:)


Just to be clear, do you realize that you quoted a post from 3 years ago?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #87 on: August 12, 2012, 07:55:05 AM »
bora bora is the most amazing vacation in the world, you must stay in the overwater bungalows! i highly recommend it. i went for my honeymoom but unfortunately booked through a travel agent :) if you can book with points, its def worth saving for!!!!!!!

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #88 on: August 12, 2012, 09:48:18 AM »
Ya that's called an ad, not a trip report.

Full details and pics please!!!
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #89 on: August 12, 2012, 05:08:04 PM »
bora bora is the most amazing vacation in the world, you must stay in the overwater bungalows! i highly recommend it. i went for my honeymoom but unfortunately booked through a travel agent :) if you can book with points, its def worth saving for!!!!!!!
Was the water rough or calm? I recently traveled to the Maldives and the only thing that disappointed me was the rough water.