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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #960 on: November 26, 2014, 08:50:16 PM »
Your bound to meet a Shliach if you are flying this week in the port or the plane :) Really want to try SQ one day..

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #961 on: November 26, 2014, 08:53:45 PM »
Your bound to meet a Shliach if you are flying this week in the port or the plane :) Really want to try SQ one day..
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #962 on: November 29, 2014, 06:09:02 PM »
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #963 on: November 29, 2014, 06:09:51 PM »
Beautiful!

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #964 on: November 29, 2014, 06:11:27 PM »
Wow.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #965 on: November 29, 2014, 06:29:24 PM »
Kia Ora

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #966 on: December 01, 2014, 11:41:59 PM »

Can we add this as avavtar to on the road thread

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #967 on: December 03, 2014, 06:06:13 AM »
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #968 on: December 03, 2014, 08:25:40 AM »

Beautiful, the blueness of the sky totally looks photo shoped.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #969 on: December 03, 2014, 08:38:06 AM »
Looks spectacular. Enjoy!
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #970 on: December 03, 2014, 11:24:01 AM »
Looks spectacular. Enjoy!

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #971 on: December 03, 2014, 01:35:36 PM »
Mitford Sound.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #972 on: December 03, 2014, 01:39:03 PM »
Mitford Sound.
Were you there already or still planning?

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #973 on: December 04, 2014, 04:33:05 PM »

Haven't been following the NZ thread, what food did you bring and did they inspect it?

I am leaving soon myself to AU and NZ and would love to know what food you ended up going with.


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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #974 on: December 06, 2014, 05:17:57 AM »
I spoke about it in the NZ thread, but basically:

meat-based POM meals; any meal mart amazing meals (provided bone-in meals comprise less than 2kgs); all types of snacks.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #975 on: December 06, 2014, 09:41:40 PM »
Lake Matheson, aka Mirror Lake:

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #976 on: December 07, 2014, 11:23:52 AM »
Transiting BKK in TG F is simply a dream.

No one does ground service better.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #977 on: December 07, 2014, 11:53:55 AM »
Transiting BKK in TG F is simply a dream.

No one does ground service better.
Better than getting picked up planeside by LH, driven to FCT, and driven from FCT to the next plane?
Because of the massage?
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #978 on: December 07, 2014, 11:58:44 AM »
Nothing to do with massage.

You only get picked up planeside at a remote-stand at FRA. When that happens, they're comparable. LH has the tarmac drive, TG has the private living room + hour massage.

With TG, everything is just seamless, every time. Gate or remote-stand makes no difference.

Full escort, every single step of the way, buggy through airport, fast track through customs, etc etc. From plane to taxi is ~4 mins.

Unheard of. Really makes a difference.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #979 on: December 07, 2014, 12:03:12 PM »
Do you have to be coming in and going out in tg f to get the full service