PVD's Recent Activity

Amtrak Unlimited Discussion Forum

Help Support Amtrak Unlimited Discussion Forum:

  1. P

    PVD replied to the thread Amenity kit on LSL and CL?.

    At first, the idea of a set of little toiletries didn't do anything for me, I always had an ample supply from most hotels. Now,...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 5:35 PM
  2. P

    PVD replied to the thread Board at Boston South with Back Bay ticket?.

    Normally not relevant to an Acela trip, but no checked baggage at BBY. Could matter on the LSL, or in some obscure scenario where bags...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 5:16 PM
  3. P

    PVD replied to the thread Yay-Usss! Finally got another trip to nowhere!.

    Funny, every Sunday morning I have breakfast with a friend (retired from electrical industry last week). I retired at a much younger age...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 4:58 PM
  4. P

    PVD replied to the thread Yay-Usss! Finally got another trip to nowhere!.

    When someone says 'Off to see the Lizard" in Chicago, I can't help but think of Sue the T-Rex at the Field Museum..

    Aug 18, 2019 at 12:54 PM
  5. P

    PVD replied to the thread LIRR from Jamaica to Penn Station question.

    Ticket Machines Two Full Service Ticket Machine and two Daily Machines are located in the Station Waiting Room. Two Full Service...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 12:51 PM
  6. P

    PVD liked drdumont's post in the thread Superliner Roomette Numbering?.

    Joseph is the attendant. (One of the many Good SCAs. He's always handy, and keeps me supplied with ice for my medicine. (Old No. 7 corn...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 2:30 AM
  7. P

    PVD replied to the thread LIRR from Jamaica to Penn Station question.

    We are at the beginning of a slow cycle to replace Metrocard with OMNY, a more modern , potentially regional fare collection system....

    Aug 18, 2019 at 12:39 AM
  8. P

    PVD replied to the thread JFK TWA Hotel!.

    It's a little different now at JFK, JetBlue runs a very large number of flights, predominantly domestic, and Delta has lots of flights...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 7:47 PM
  9. P

    PVD replied to the thread Why doesn't the Vermonter terminate in Burlington?.

    I think they use Labor Day Weekend as their cutoff....It's not the leaf tab (although everyone would associate that with fall especially...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 7:34 PM
  10. P

    PVD replied to the thread Why doesn't the Vermonter terminate in Burlington?.

    Take a look at the tab for fall schedule..I believe the Summer Schedule ends 9-3 and they have the short Fall schedule, no winter...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 11:20 AM
  11. P

    PVD replied to the thread Why doesn't the Vermonter terminate in Burlington?.

    When planning, keep in mind that this route is seasonal, 9-22 is the last trip. The other Lake Champlain routes (Charlotte - Essex and...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 10:25 PM
  12. P

    PVD replied to the thread Superliner Roomette Numbering?.

    Very surprised there were no towels. Did the downstairs shower have them? Were you taken care of by one of coach attendant, or the...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 4:42 PM
  13. P

    PVD liked jis's post in the thread Pets on Long Distance Trains.

    In case someone is interested, the actual Amtrak Pet Policy can be found here: https://www.amtrak.com/pets Since a Thruway Bus was...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 7:06 PM
  14. P

    PVD replied to the thread Pets on Long Distance Trains.

    Not entirely, since they are subject to many laws and rules such as the ADA. It was suggested that part of the reason for denying pet...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 6:37 PM
  15. P

    PVD replied to the thread Pets on Long Distance Trains.

    Nothing in the Congressional Mandate obligates contract carriers (like Greyhound) to change their policies. Idon't see anything in the...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 12:42 PM
arrow_white