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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« 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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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #22 on: October 11, 2012, 12:25:19 PM »
With which miles?

AA - CX; or
UA - TG, SQ; or
DL - KE
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« 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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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« 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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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #26 on: October 11, 2012, 01:08:02 PM »
You did AKL, right?
Nope, still on the bucket list.
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« 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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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« 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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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #30 on: October 11, 2012, 01:30:10 PM »
Wrong thread.
can u "please" refer me to the right one??

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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #31 on: October 11, 2012, 01:31:19 PM »
can u "please" refer me to the right one??

Try here.
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #32 on: October 11, 2012, 01:36:11 PM »
Just go to the maldives again :-)

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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #33 on: October 11, 2012, 01:38:02 PM »
Just go to the maldives again :-)
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Might as go to BOB. Same same but different.
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #34 on: October 11, 2012, 02:07:35 PM »
I am planning on going away with my wife soon, will be last minute. The maldives was for us the perfect place, cant wish for more, so we might just go back, as we found the paradise we were looking for

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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #35 on: October 11, 2012, 02:09:18 PM »
I am planning on going away with my wife soon, will be last minute. The maldives was for us the perfect place, cant wish for more, so we might just go back, as we found the paradise we were looking for

Closer to you than me :P

(Yes, AKL is farther than MLE, but I've never been to AKL.)
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #36 on: October 11, 2012, 02:18:29 PM »
I am planning on going away with my wife soon, will be last minute. The maldives was for us the perfect place, cant wish for more, so we might just go back, as we found the paradise we were looking for
NYC-MLE is ~22 hours. ZRH-MLE is ~14 hours.
NYC-PPT is ~16 hours ZRH-PPT is ~25 hours.

What's perfect for someone in EU isn't what's perfect for someone in the US...
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #37 on: November 06, 2012, 02:19:05 AM »
OK, here is what I'd like to do so far:

CMB-HKG-JFK(stop)-YVR in CX F <-- this is pretty much the only thing I don't want to change as I'd like to do the JFK-YVR leg for free at some point)*

If I were to fly EWR-SIN in SQ F what should the middle of my itin be?

SIN for a 2-3 days then...?

Ranking CNX, PVG, HKG, BKK, HKT which fits best with the above?



*If I did change, I'd change the whole itin to *A, and use the "free one way" to HNL at some point.
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Re: Next Vacation - Ideas
« Reply #38 on: November 06, 2012, 06:35:17 AM »
why not pek?

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« Reply #39 on: November 06, 2012, 08:35:51 AM »
why not pek?

Also an option if you say it is :)
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