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Member Since 15/09/2015
Last Seen 16/08/2019
Location Hobart

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I've booked domestic flights with my $450 credit for flights that were the same price as listed on the qantas website. There might be an...
13/08/2019 - 12:52
I couldn't find an ATM at Shanghai airport that worked with my card (ING). Had a long stopover and a transit visa, but couldn't leave the...
06/08/2019 - 14:09
I prefer to tip daily for house keeping, because different cleaners can work different rooms and different days.
25/07/2019 - 12:31
brih replied to  blwnhr on Tipping in USA
This is really good advice and almost exactly what I do. I've never figured out the hairdressers thing - who and when to tip! Room service...
19/07/2019 - 12:14
Chores - indoors and outdoors (we have a large, rural property that requires a fair bit of upkeep) Cooking - I love trying to make new...
09/07/2019 - 15:11
+1 I made the most amazing beef stroganoff for dinner last night. Big chunky pieces of beef that were melt-in-the-mouth soft after 30 mins...
09/07/2019 - 14:19
I think they mean buying prime for a family member, i.e. paying for someone else's account
09/07/2019 - 14:13
Otherwise, look for fancy airbnb listings in nice locations, perhaps
25/06/2019 - 13:28 ?
25/06/2019 - 13:27
It might be worth starting with a plan at that level, and if you find it isn't enough after a couple of months, increase your plan. It...
18/06/2019 - 13:22
Finally pulled the trigger on one of these. Thanks OP!
06/06/2019 - 10:27
It says on the link: Special offers and product promotions Save $7.00 on every 1 Yeelight 2 in 1 Qi Wireless Bedside Lamp you purchase...
15/04/2019 - 11:39
I'm not saying it's everyone's responsibility to remove trash. I said it's everyone's responsibility to try improve the situation. That...
12/03/2019 - 15:47
It's every single person's responsibility to improve situations like this, not only the council's.
12/03/2019 - 14:38
Kudos to you for taking the initiative - if only more people did this (and/or didn't litter in the first place...)
12/03/2019 - 13:30
Hobart "international" airport can take 747s though it's unusual...
07/02/2019 - 10:00
If I received a pack of rags for my birthday from my other half I'd file for divorce.
17/01/2019 - 12:14
It's half an hour travel on the train each way, and the train takes you to the middle of the city. The Hong Kong and Kowloon stations also...
14/01/2019 - 09:26
...nevermind, I can get the stainless steel one instead for only a little bit more, and it's in stock.
01/11/2018 - 17:25
Argh, I want this, but no C+C stock in Tasmania, and $56 postage?!
01/11/2018 - 17:23
Overnight trains save you a night's accommodation!
04/10/2018 - 09:51
Agree re airbnb - can confirm for Europe. Especially in the bigger cities! You don't get points but you do save a lot of money. Aim for...
04/10/2018 - 09:50
Fair enough :) I am keen to get into the world of pressure cookers some time soon.
05/09/2018 - 14:18
Haru, you've gotta be a thermomix person with some of the things in that list! (me too) Some of my things: Homemade jams, chutneys, sauces,...
05/09/2018 - 14:04
^Confirmed; my father is a frugal collector!
10/08/2018 - 12:59
"buy a property (but still take out a loan, just with an offset facility)" Why would you still take out a loan, out of curiosity?
08/08/2018 - 16:59
Gosh I'm glad I don't live in an apartment building.
25/07/2018 - 12:31
What a pointless promotion.
16/07/2018 - 12:52