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  • Honeymoon suggestions for France

    Hello,   I hope this finds you all well.  My fiancé and I are getting married a year from now and are looking to take a 10-14 day honeymoon to France.  She has hinted that this is where she would ...
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    Honeymoon suggestions for France

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    • how can I maximize; using account points booking hotel rooms

      I have just quickly looked around to see rooms in cities being offered from 7500 points to 40000 points; since I am planning a vacation in 2017, I am wondering how to maximize using my account points with good choice...
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      how can I maximize; using account points booking hotel rooms

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      • Is Greed Taking Over In Flight?

        The USAir/American merger final details for the flying public are just about completed. Soon, there will be one website, one check-in desk, one set of flight numbers, etc. The fear with this and the past mergers has b...
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        Is Greed Taking Over In Flight?

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        • your worst flights?

          What were your worst flights? This question is not limited to being in the plane, but also to delays/mistakes/etc.
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          your worst flights?

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          • How much would you spend on luggage?

            I recently purchased a "Rimowa Topas Titanium Aluminum" suitcase. My dad (who is shipping it to me overseas) thinks that no one of sound mind and judgment would pay $1600 for a suitcase. I think it is well worth the m...
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            How much would you spend on luggage?

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            • best song/music to listen to when flying

              I am a omnivore when it comes to music, liking everything from Jazz to Death Metal and modern 10's to Classical Baroque; Carrying about 128 GB's of a very big variety of music on my mobile, I noticed I listen to musi...
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              best song/music to listen to when flying

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              • Canada: Gimli and Kenora

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                • Carry-on or Checked Luggage? Your experience sought!!!

                  Do you carry your bags on or do you check your luggage?  Are you a purist (always carry on or always check) or does it depend?  If you always or typically carry on, what are your tips for those of us who che...
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                  Carry-on or Checked Luggage? Your experience sought!!!

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                  • Galapagos Fees

                    HEADS UP!!   If you are travelling to the Islands, make sure you have American Dollars (CASH) for both the mainland departure airport and upon arrival on the islands. You have to pay a 'fee' (cash only - I think...
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                    Galapagos Fees

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                    • Best and worst airports

                      Hi all, As I am sitting here in Schiphol waiting for my connection to Paris, this occurred to me.  I HATE Schiphol!  It is true that the people are nice, there are lots of shops and the airport is one piece...
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                      Best and worst airports

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                      • Don't make this dumb mistake.....

                        Recently, my husband and I were flying home  out of Syracuse, NY and got stuck overnight because our departing plane never arrived due to "weather conditions" in the northeast.  United did not provide any ho...
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                        Don't make this dumb mistake.....

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                        • Freq Flyers: What happens if you skip the return leg of RT flight?

                          For backstory, I had a voucher that was expiring in December and had a rough idea of when/where I'd be flying in July, so I just picked some days and booked a RT.   Now that the time is nearer, I'm thinking I'd ...
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                          Freq Flyers: What happens if you skip the return leg of RT flight?

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                          • AA - Up to 60,000 Bonus Miles

                            AA is having a mileage purchase deal this month, where you can get up to 60,000 bonus miles.  Buy Miles; Gift Miles | American Airlines AAdvantage Program  I normally never would consider purchasing miles un...
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                            AA - Up to 60,000 Bonus Miles

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                            • Travel Insurance

                              Do you buy travel insurance? Have you ever had to use it? I have asked this question before (about a year and a half ago), but want to ask it again.  I buy it for international trips, but not for domestic trips a...
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                              Travel Insurance

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                              • Google Flight Tool

                                I just recently discovered that Google has a handy flight tool for checking airfare from multiple airports (5 max) for both departing and arriving.  I used to spend a lot of time jumping around to various airline...
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                                Google Flight Tool

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                                • Reclining seats

                                  Plane diverted after row over reclining seat device - Telegraph   It is not clear whether the courtesy card was used in this case. how would you react?
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                                  Reclining seats

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                                  • Mobile phone use during flights (Europe)

                                    BBC News - Airlines cleared for mobile phone use during flights   British Airways, for example, already has a business-class-only flight from London to New York that lets passengers use wi-fi and send texts. But ...
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                                    Mobile phone use during flights (Europe)

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                                    • Own drinks in Mini Bar

                                      Hotel fines guests who store their own drinks in the mini-bar - Telegraph   Has anyone encountered this on their travels?   erc remember when you request a fridge in your room be prepared to pay $35!  ...
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                                      Own drinks in Mini Bar

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                                      • Air & Hotel to Germany (Package)?

                                        I have saved a few Marriott Rewards points for a family trip (5 person) to Germany in the summer of 2015.  I am trying to understand the air & hotel packages with Marriott Rewards.  I have 100K+ miles wi...
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                                        Air & Hotel to Germany (Package)?

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                                        • United Reveals MileagePlus Program 2015

                                          For those of you looking to build your miles and status with United you may find this interesting:   United Continental Holdings, Inc. - Investor Relations - News   So glad I'm not looking to hold any sta...
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                                          United Reveals MileagePlus Program 2015

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