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no first class avail zrh-sfo for 6 months

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:11:59 GMT

I am trying to book my parents first class trip for my mom's birthday. As a senator, I can access LX first in principle. However, there was no seat avail from March to November, not a single seat as I scanned through the calendar. :td: Are there...

Flight zeroed out & I can be flexible - what's the best plan of action

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:02:07 GMT

So I'm on a flight ex HKG to Europe at the end of the week and it's zeroed out across the board. I'm in the fortunate position of being able to be flexible, especially if there's a sensible incentive on the table. Is there a best way to go...

Best use of Amex points for domestic UA flight

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:52:37 GMT

Hi, I'm trying to book BFL-SFO on UA. There is award inventory available for 10K UA miles each way (which is far better than the cash price of $400+, at that point I'd rather take Greyhound!). If I wanted to use MR instead, what would be...

Cost of rent in Singapore for 4-6 months?

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:31:33 GMT

Currently living in So Cal and considering living in Singapore for 4-6 purely for leisure. I've visited the country twice and done my some research into the cost of living in Singapore, but would appreciate the advice from people more familiar with...

Protea Deposit mail marked as phishing mail (Protea Hotel Kruger Gate)

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:26:30 GMT

Did anybody else receive deposit mails when booking Protea hotels? Where they marked as phishing and what did you do about that? The full story: Made a booking (through for the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate. The booking can be...

Information on Shanghai Hongqiao State Guest Hotel

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:45:30 GMT

I am trying to decide between the Premier Studio room and the Deluxe Garden view. I am unable to find a a picture telling me which is which. I assume there are more choices on Mandarin language websites. Can someone help me out here? Also…...

Hotel Industry Term for Calls to Guests after checkouts

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:12:19 GMT

When guests stay past checkout time, hotels--especially luxury hotels but others too-- usually make a call to the room asking if the guest needs help with bags. What's the hotel industry name for these calls?

Forced checking of bags at the gate really needs to stop

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:39:18 GMT

Getting really tired of overzealous gate agents arbitrarily deciding that the last X number of people boarding will have to check their bags, without any conversation with FAs onboard. Flights are leaving with tons of empty overhead bin space while...

LX offering fares without taxes/fees - is that legal in Switzerland?

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:28:48 GMT

I have been buying tickets on the Swiss mobile application for years, and the final price on the payment screes was always the sum of the fares advertised for the flights selected. Now I saw for the first time that the fares advertised are...

Flight deemed unsuitable by Air Traffic Control

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:54:51 GMT

My relative's flight was deemed unsuitable by Air Traffic Control although it eventually departed. Does anyone have any insight to this?

Enter international concourse or domestic concourse with US Transborder boarding pass

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:36:09 GMT

I'm wondering if anyone knows what CATSA's rules are about accessing other parts of the airport. Though I'm specifically thinking of YUL (Montreal), maybe this applies to any airport with USA prescreening. I am taking the train to YUL, with a...

Losing Regional Upgrades

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:34:26 GMT

I had a flight that I booked and planned to use a Regional Upgrade. ( it was confirmed) I had to postpone the trip,and when I went back to use the ticket, I was told that I had to use the Regional Upgrade on this trip, or it was lost. Is this...

LHR Arrivals Lounge?

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:47:49 GMT

Sorry if this was already discussed. Flying into LHR from JFK next week, arriving at 7:30 AM, and wondering if there will be an arrivals lounge I can use (I'm a DM) at LHR. I've read various things on different websites but from what I can tell...

New to frequent flying

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:46:19 GMT

Morning all, I am travelling to Sydney every week from Brisbane or Toowoomba Wellcamp (new job) and think QANTAS might be the better option to gain Silver/Gold status and to get the point balance looking good to take the family away. Would just...

Madrid Hotel Openings and refurb

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:31:32 GMT

Hi My name is Josh I am new just wondering when the Ritz gets its refurb and when the Four Seasons opens in Madrid? cheers