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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #60 on: October 06, 2013, 07:54:29 AM »
But if you could eat the food, were single, and had the time and miles, you couldn't see yourself doing the same?

No. There is a limit to the amount you can pig out and still have fun. The only excuse for planning such an unenjoyable trip is that he had no other choice.
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #61 on: October 06, 2013, 08:05:54 AM »
No. There is a limit to the amount you can pig out and still have fun. The only excuse for planning such an unenjoyable trip is that he had no other choice.
I'm sure he could have gotten to SCL using a shorter routing had he so desired :)

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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #62 on: October 06, 2013, 08:20:09 AM »
I'm sure he could have gotten to SCL using a shorter routing had he so desired :)

FWIU, everything was fully booked 2 days before Christmas, so he needed the crazy booking just to get there.
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #63 on: October 06, 2013, 08:35:25 AM »
FWIU, everything was fully booked 2 days before Christmas, so he needed the crazy booking just to get there.
Perhaps, but from the way he wrote it, it seems like he davka decided to do ATW just because.
Maybe we can see if any rishonim commented on this.

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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #64 on: October 07, 2013, 11:11:40 AM »
The "tuck job" seems a bit much. Though i may change my mind if i ever experience that.
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #66 on: October 09, 2013, 08:14:40 AM »
But if you could eat the food, were single, and had the time and miles, you couldn't see yourself doing the same?

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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #67 on: October 09, 2013, 08:40:48 AM »

http://www.flyertalk.com/the-hub/a-review-of-the-northern-lights-meh.html
He went with a company booked through the airline. What did he expect. Got what he deserved
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #68 on: October 20, 2013, 02:31:42 AM »
I could see myself really enjoying the scenery and fishing in this location.
http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trip-reports/1513765-islands-edge-outer-hebrides.html


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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #69 on: October 20, 2013, 01:27:34 PM »
I could see myself really enjoying the scenery and fishing in this location.
http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trip-reports/1513765-islands-edge-outer-hebrides.html
It's really far out. I was just southeast of there on the isle of Skye. It was beautiful
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #70 on: October 21, 2013, 05:58:10 AM »
Really enjoyed the challenge of this TR (not that I knew any of the answers), and 'preimroc' sounds like a stalker :)
He basically posted pix, and had ppl try to guess the details of his flight, destination, food, hotel, etc.

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trip-reports/1513072-lazy-mans-tr-pictures-worth-thousand-words.html

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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #71 on: October 21, 2013, 09:26:24 AM »
Really enjoyed the challenge of this TR (not that I knew any of the answers), and 'preimroc' sounds like a stalker :)
He basically posted pix, and had ppl try to guess the details of his flight, destination, food, hotel, etc.

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trip-reports/1513072-lazy-mans-tr-pictures-worth-thousand-words.html
I knew the first answer easy.. Quick search on seatguru for flight number and airline.
The dude sounds like he had some spare time and good skills of deduction. He came across exactly like sherlock Holmes..
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #72 on: October 21, 2013, 09:32:12 AM »
Really enjoyed the challenge of this TR (not that I knew any of the answers), and 'preimroc' sounds like a stalker :)
He basically posted pix, and had ppl try to guess the details of his flight, destination, food, hotel, etc.

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trip-reports/1513072-lazy-mans-tr-pictures-worth-thousand-words.html
Feel the same way. Pretty neat idea.
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #73 on: October 21, 2013, 10:11:47 AM »
@Drago have you come across any good (read destination focused and not product focused) TR's on Ireland?
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #74 on: November 03, 2013, 06:35:50 AM »
Good first post. (Haven't read the rest yet).
http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trip-reports/1517358-not-again.html

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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #75 on: November 04, 2013, 02:58:41 PM »
Not from FT but really cool and my upcoming cherry blossom trip to Kyoto in april\May 2014 except im flying LH F and return SQ R Suites:

http://flight-report.com/fr/report-5402.html

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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #76 on: November 07, 2013, 03:07:43 AM »
Jeez, 59 part TR, although at least he flew enough to make it not seem like it's too much.
MMS would do 59 parts on a drive to McDonalds, w/ pix of his wife (?) holding a Big Mac.

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trip-reports/1517184-doubling-down-5-continent-rtw-marathon-ey-sq-nh-lh-f-la-rj-lo-ou-sw-sa-j-others.html

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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #77 on: November 07, 2013, 08:54:41 AM »
Jeez, 59 part TR, although at least he flew enough to make it not seem like it's too much.
MMS would do 59 parts on a drive to McDonalds, w/ pix of his wife (?) holding a Big Mac.

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trip-reports/1517184-doubling-down-5-continent-rtw-marathon-ey-sq-nh-lh-f-la-rj-lo-ou-sw-sa-j-others.html
Or holding the SW companion pass card.
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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #78 on: November 07, 2013, 09:31:36 AM »
Or holding the SW companion pass card.
That would need an additional 8 posts, so 67.

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Re: Interesting TR's on FT
« Reply #79 on: November 07, 2013, 09:52:41 AM »
That would need an additional 8 posts, so 67.
Seems like every day is something about her the SW card or her trip TR which is just pictures.
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