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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1050 on: December 28, 2015, 12:57:04 AM »
What is the cheapest way to book Den-MLE with a stopover in TLV.  United would let me do it in Y for 100k. SQ said only 75k (which sounded too low to the Maldives) for 75k but could only stopover in IST not TLV so I'd have to buy that last leg.  I know ANA is cheapest to TlV directly and only RT.  Was also thinking maybe it would be cheaper to book as separate tickets.  I have both UR and MR.  Also what would be the best deal in J?

How long of stop in TLV? Are you booking OW or RT?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1051 on: December 28, 2015, 10:15:37 AM »
What's the best points option for USM-HKG in Y? Traveling with a lap child so ideally want to avoid insane taxes/YQ.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1052 on: December 28, 2015, 10:25:44 AM »
What's the best points option for USM-HKG in Y? Traveling with a lap child so ideally want to avoid insane taxes/YQ.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1053 on: December 28, 2015, 10:50:39 AM »
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What about using AA points to fly on CX? Higher YQ/taxes?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1054 on: December 28, 2015, 10:53:25 AM »
What about using AA points to fly on CX? Higher YQ/taxes?

A) Asia2-Asia2 is 15k in Y
B) You can't go from USM
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1055 on: December 28, 2015, 10:58:24 AM »
Flights on Korean Air to NYC - Korea - SYD
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With whom do I book?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1056 on: December 28, 2015, 11:04:16 AM »
Flights on Korean Air to NYC - Korea - SYD
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1057 on: December 28, 2015, 11:08:19 AM »

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1058 on: December 28, 2015, 11:09:02 AM »
which points transfer to them?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1059 on: December 28, 2015, 11:17:20 AM »
How long of stop in TLV? Are you booking OW or RT?

probably about a week.  I could book as a RT to DEN-MLE with just a stopover unless you guys though one ways made more sense, something like: Den-TLV, TLV-MLE (I think TA via Istanbul is the best), and MLE-DEN all as separate segments but that seemed more expensive (I've checked and unless I want to add another stopover destination for the trip, the shortest way for the last leg is definitely, MLE-SIN-NRT-DEN b/c there is a direct NRT-DEN flight).

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1060 on: December 28, 2015, 11:23:15 AM »
B) You can't go from USM
Pretty sure I saw that CX flies that route.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1061 on: December 28, 2015, 11:23:46 AM »
Pretty sure I saw that CX flies that route.

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You might be confusing it with CNX.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1062 on: December 28, 2015, 11:26:26 AM »

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1063 on: December 28, 2015, 11:27:00 AM »
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You might be confusing it with CNX.
Found the flight on Kayak. Though just popped out the details and it says operated by Bangkok Airways. Shouldn't that still be bookable with AA though? I know FB is the better deal. Just wondering.

Also, what's the best way to search for availability if booking with FB?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1064 on: December 28, 2015, 11:27:25 AM »
thanks!

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