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by guacamole
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TWOV China Confusion
Replies: 5
Views: 456

Re: TWOV China Confusion

sorry for the confusion, the itinery is actually from hkg to shanghai, and then from shanghai to sfo (via hkg) would the transfer point in hkg on the way back count as going back to the same country? or because since my final destination is sfo and not hkg, i would be eligible for TWOV since on the ...

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by guacamole
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TWOV China Confusion
Replies: 5
Views: 456

TWOV China Confusion

Hello, I already booked the following flights, hkg-shanghai and then from shanghai to sfo with a layover in hkg for 2 hours. Do I need a chinese visa in this case, since technically, my flight is hkg-pvg, then from pvg-sfo (with layover in hkg for 2 hours) so that would be going back to the same cou...

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by guacamole
Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: checking a bag and transfer advice sfo-yyc-lhr
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Re: checking a bag and transfer advice sfo-yyc-lhr

Airstud wrote:
Sorry for replying without being able to answer your question, but I have to ask, why this routing? UA has nonstops from SFO to LHR.



i had to shell out extra 40k miles :cry:

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by guacamole
Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: checking a bag and transfer advice sfo-yyc-lhr
Replies: 3
Views: 355

checking a bag and transfer advice sfo-yyc-lhr

Hello, I will be flying a UA crj-200 into Calgary (yyc) with a 1.5 hr connection to LHR on air canada. Will I need to check my bag, since if I gate check it I have to pick it up in yyc. But if I check my bag, do I need to reclaim my checked luggage in Calgary and recheck it since Calgary doesn’t hav...

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by guacamole
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lufthansa a380 vs SAS a340
Replies: 7
Views: 703

Lufthansa a380 vs SAS a340

Last week I booked sas a340 to lhr from sfo with transfer in cph with 30k MP miles + $14. Today award space opened up in lh a380 from sfo to lhr with transfer in Frankfurt. Is it worth it to pay the $100 award change fee to change from SAS economy to LH economy on an a380? Both awards are 30k miles,...

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