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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #161 on: December 13, 2010, 11:01:33 PM »
What happened to the wedding in London?

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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #162 on: December 14, 2010, 02:47:43 AM »
Up to HKT you are a bit SF...

After that you are just a traveler.

PS: Is there a new total of miles and taxes, also concerning hotels?

PPS: I hope its just ADT's traveling.
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #163 on: December 14, 2010, 02:58:53 AM »
Up to HKT you are a bit SF...

After that you are just a traveler.

PS: Is there a new total of miles and taxes, also concerning hotels?

PPS: I hope its just ADT's traveling.
You mean regular traverles don't quintuple connect to get somewhere?  Ah the joys of planning holiday travel in F on an inflexible OneWorld ticket...

I booked BKK-HKT-CNX-BKK on Air Asia (FD).  Each FD leg is about $60.

It's worth noting that I discovered that taxes are cheaper when booking via FD's mobile site than their main site!

What is ADT?
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #164 on: December 14, 2010, 03:05:44 AM »
I never used those asia miles.
Only worth it for short trips?

ADT = adult

(I've realized on a similar note that renting via avis.com is cheaper on pc than mobile)

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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #165 on: December 19, 2010, 12:25:40 AM »
Well that didn't take long.
Haven't even taken off and BA192 DFW-LHR is canceled!
On hold now...
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #166 on: December 19, 2010, 12:29:15 AM »
Well that didn't take long.
Haven't even taken off and BA192 DFW-LHR is canceled!
On hold now...
What's the best/worst case scenario?

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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #167 on: December 19, 2010, 12:30:20 AM »
What's the best/worst case scenario?

Oh gosh, time to play ketchup (catch-up) :D
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #168 on: December 19, 2010, 12:52:56 AM »
Well that didn't take long.
Haven't even taken off and BA192 DFW-LHR is canceled!
On hold now...
If there's no award availability ClE-YYZ to get onto CX827, AA should send a private jet to pick up the stranded million-miler!

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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #169 on: December 19, 2010, 12:59:01 AM »
If there's no award availability ClE-YYZ to get onto CX827, AA should send a private jet to pick up the stranded million-miler!

Now that'll make headlines!
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #170 on: December 19, 2010, 01:26:09 AM »
If there's no award availability ClE-YYZ to get onto CX827, AA should send a private jet to pick up the stranded million-miler!
If you make it onto CX827 on Sunday, you will also have to find yourself a place to stay overnight in HKG, as the flight to BKK, does not go until the next day. Alternately, get an earlier connection to BKK, and find a place to stay there, the night before the BKK-HKT flight.

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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #171 on: December 19, 2010, 01:56:42 AM »
Well that didn't take long.
Haven't even taken off and BA192 DFW-LHR is canceled!
On hold now...

Have you seen this:

http://www.dansdeals.com/forums/index.php?topic=4614.msg48729#msg48729
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #172 on: December 19, 2010, 02:22:07 AM »
On hold 2 hours and counting but the end is in sight I hope.

They really want to route me on AA to Asia and that just ain't happenin!
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #173 on: December 19, 2010, 02:26:18 AM »
On hold 2 hours and counting but the end is in sight I hope.

They really want to route me on AA to Asia and that just ain't happenin!
Oy. the discomfort of enduring AA F on a long haul!

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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #174 on: December 19, 2010, 02:36:16 AM »
Oy. the discomfort of enduring AA F on a long haul!
The AAgents all feign shock when I suggest that AA F isn't quite the same as BA/CX F.
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #175 on: December 19, 2010, 02:38:31 AM »
The problem is no flights are scheduled between CLE-YYZ that can make the YYZ-HKG flight.

They won't book me on CO from CLE-YYZ and they won't let me start in YYZ as you can't change the country of origin.
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #176 on: December 19, 2010, 02:41:00 AM »
I just found CLE-ORD-SFO on AA and SFO-HKG-BKK on CX.
Let's see if AA will AAllow that...
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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #177 on: December 19, 2010, 02:41:15 AM »
The problem is no flights are scheduled between CLE-YYZ that can make the YYZ-HKG flight.

They won't book me on CO from CLE-YYZ and they won't let me start in YYZ as you can't change the country of origin.
Do they have an AA flight to put you on to HKG in F?

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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #178 on: December 19, 2010, 02:42:20 AM »
The problem is no flights are scheduled between CLE-YYZ that can make the YYZ-HKG flight.

They won't book me on CO from CLE-YYZ and they won't let me start in YYZ as you can't change the country of origin.
Still on hold with the same aagent?

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Re: December 2010/January 2011 Trip Planning Thread.
« Reply #179 on: December 19, 2010, 02:43:48 AM »
I just found CLE-ORD-SFO on AA and SFO-HKG-BKK on CX.
Let's see if AA will AAllow that...

SFO-BKK in F available?
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