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Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11
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When Monarch went, we claimed on our credit card,...

When Monarch went, we claimed on our credit card, they had a dedicated number when we rang the credit card company press 1 for Monarch refunds. We have end supplier failure on our insurance too but...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 11:06 AM
Replies: 3,735
Views: 195,718
Posted By fizzypop
Yep you are right - I smiled and it made me cry...

Yep you are right - I smiled and it made me cry. Think some of us are feeling the same way as our children start their new journeys and as parents we arent quite ready for our new journeys start or...
Forum: General Chat 20 Sep 19, 07:02 AM
Replies: 3,735
Views: 195,718
Posted By fizzypop
Good luck to everyone moving in this weekend ...

Good luck to everyone moving in this weekend

My DD moved in last weekend and I posted how hard it was for all of us. She was crying, not eating and wanting to come home. I phoned her halls who...
Forum: General Chat 19 Sep 19, 07:13 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,640
Posted By fizzypop
I wanted Feb half term on the last flight release...

I wanted Feb half term on the last flight release day to the Canaries and the flight prices on release were ridiculously high (we could fly the the Caribbean for less). A couple of weeks later the...
Forum: Accommodation 18 Sep 19, 12:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By fizzypop
Looking at a map, I think this is 5 doors down...

Looking at a map, I think this is 5 doors down from where we stayed in the summer. If it is where I think it is (on the corner) you would back onto tennis courts and a childrens play area which did...
Forum: General Chat 14 Sep 19, 10:18 PM
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Views: 195,718
Posted By fizzypop
Well we have all had a rough day. My DD has been...

Well we have all had a rough day. My DD has been in tears for most of the day and didnt want to leave her room after we left. As we were driving home she said she wanted us to turn around to collect...
Forum: General Chat 13 Sep 19, 08:10 AM
Replies: 3,735
Views: 195,718
Posted By fizzypop
Good luck to everyone who is going this weekend...

Good luck to everyone who is going this weekend. We are supposed to be leaving home in 30 mins but it isnt going to happen, still trying to fit everything in the car. Ashamed to say I have already...
Forum: General Chat 11 Sep 19, 09:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 994
Posted By fizzypop
My daughters boyfriends mum has just given my...

My daughters boyfriends mum has just given my DD a really lovely mug with a personal message from a local pottery which my DD loves and a tub of chocolates.
Forum: Accommodation 8 Sep 19, 05:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 646
Posted By fizzypop
We stayed in the Premier Inn on Bath Road last...

We stayed in the Premier Inn on Bath Road last weekend. We booked it last minute and it was 44 for 3 of us. Had to pay to park overnight though. It was very close to the airport, we thought it was a...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 8 Sep 19, 10:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,926
Posted By fizzypop
I bought our flights for this summer in the BA...

I bought our flights for this summer in the BA sale this time last year. This year the sale for next summer doesnt include Orlando or Tampa as far as I can see. As BA have changed their sale from...
Forum: General Chat 7 Sep 19, 08:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,732
Posted By fizzypop
I am keeping an eye on the exchange rate and top...

I am keeping an eye on the exchange rate and top up my Revolut card so protecting some of my spending money for next summer already.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 4 Sep 19, 11:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 392
Posted By fizzypop
We had a positive experience picking up our car...

We had a positive experience picking up our car at Tampa, very quick and easy. Our problem was dropping it back when they tried to charge us mega bucks for fuel when we had returned it with a full...
Forum: Accommodation 4 Sep 19, 08:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By fizzypop
You can also reduce the cost a bit if you have...

You can also reduce the cost a bit if you have any spare BA avios points. We managed to get a free stay at club level using our points a couple of years ago.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 4 Sep 19, 06:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,166
Posted By fizzypop
My DD bought a small bag of tiny clear elastic...

My DD bought a small bag of tiny clear elastic bands for hair in Primark for 1 I think. We used 2 of these on our bands and replaced them when they snapped. By having 2 on at a time meant that if...
Forum: General Chat 3 Sep 19, 02:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By fizzypop
Hmmmm so if we bought it through Sky, could the...

Hmmmm so if we bought it through Sky, could the kids still watch it in uni even though they wont have Sky?
Forum: General Chat 3 Sep 19, 07:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By fizzypop
Thank you everyone for helping me with my...

Thank you everyone for helping me with my questions, technology seems to be passing me by and then I feel silly asking basic questions :blush:
Forum: General Chat 3 Sep 19, 06:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By fizzypop
Thanks. So if they are both kids are watching it...

Thanks. So if they are both kids are watching it in different parts of the county and we try to watch something at home, will it just not let us watch it or will it kick one of the kids out from what...
Forum: General Chat 3 Sep 19, 06:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By fizzypop
So do we all use the same password and email...

So do we all use the same password and email address?
Forum: General Chat 3 Sep 19, 06:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By fizzypop
Netflix possible newbie, am I understanding it correctly?

So both of my daughters are in uni and one asked about Netflix and I dont have a clue.

From what I have read, I sign up to a subscription and if I sign up for the middle package, 2 people can...
Forum: Hurricane Advice 31 Aug 19, 07:20 AM
Replies: 628
Views: 77,845
Posted By fizzypop
If its the one Im thinking of, their prices are...

If its the one Im thinking of, their prices are always that high as they dont want to sell fuel but have to. I have heard they just want to run a shop.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 30 Aug 19, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 534
Posted By fizzypop
You pay to select your seats, the further back...

You pay to select your seats, the further back you go, the cheaper they are. We travelled as 3 adults this summer and chose not to prebook seats and we were seated together anyway. When I did online...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 29 Aug 19, 10:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 804
Posted By fizzypop
:pgig::pgig::pgig:

:pgig::pgig::pgig:
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 29 Aug 19, 09:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 804
Posted By fizzypop
We booked a BA flydrive for July/August as soon...

We booked a BA flydrive for July/August as soon as our dates were released about 10 days ago. Prices have gone up since then but I expect a BA sales will be starting soon and prices will come down...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 29 Aug 19, 08:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 804
Posted By fizzypop
We flew into Tampa this summer. We have arrived...

We flew into Tampa this summer. We have arrived at Orlando, Miami and Tampa airports. Tampa wins for us. We found it very quick and easy compared to the other airports and cheaper too. We have...
Forum: General Chat 28 Aug 19, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3,735
Views: 195,718
Posted By fizzypop
I did the same yesterday while the weather was...

I did the same yesterday while the weather was good, all bedding and towels washed, and ironed what needed doing. We have almost got everything now (I think/hope). My DD moves in in just over 2...
Forum: General Chat 28 Aug 19, 07:32 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,079
Posted By fizzypop
We have been lucky to be able to go 5 times since...

We have been lucky to be able to go 5 times since 2009 and have our 6th trip booked for next summer. I must admit Im not feeling it for next summer but my kids (well not really kids as they will be...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 27 Aug 19, 07:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 307
Posted By fizzypop
Do you mean Instacart?

Do you mean Instacart?
Forum: Accommodation 24 Aug 19, 07:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 598
Posted By fizzypop
When I worked it out, a villa stay and onsite...

When I worked it out, a villa stay and onsite with the free QSDP worked out roughly the same when I had included everything. We dont eat out all the time when staying in a villa and if we do we tend...
Forum: General Chat 24 Aug 19, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By fizzypop
Thank you both, Ill give it a go

Thank you both, Ill give it a go
Forum: General Chat 24 Aug 19, 09:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By fizzypop
Hatton Garden Metals

I have a little bit of gold to sell, has anyone used this company? I dont have much but think it might be worth about 200. The rates look good but just a little nervous about sending it by post.
Forum: General Chat 23 Aug 19, 07:55 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,862
Posted By fizzypop
I use the hsbc app to pay mine in. Think you are...

I use the hsbc app to pay mine in. Think you are just using it as an excuse for a sneaky trip to Costa ;)
Forum: General Chat 21 Aug 19, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 744
Posted By fizzypop
My tummy bloats sometimes - I look 9 months...

My tummy bloats sometimes - I look 9 months pregnant. I have come to the conclusion it must be additives in certain brands of sliced bread and cake. I cant go near Hovis for example but anything...
Forum: General Chat 21 Aug 19, 05:44 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,611
Posted By fizzypop
We will be fine. I have 42 bags of snack credits...

We will be fine. I have 42 bags of snack credits and mickey crispy heads covered in m&ms. Actually make that 41 bags as I managed to eat a whole bag of jelly beans earlier :blush:
Forum: General Chat 19 Aug 19, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3,735
Views: 195,718
Posted By fizzypop
I spoke to the practice nurse at our GPs this...

I spoke to the practice nurse at our GPs this morning. My DD had hers in Yr11 according to their records, they are going to print her a list of all of her vaccines. One less thing to think about...
Forum: General Chat 19 Aug 19, 06:39 AM
Replies: 3,735
Views: 195,718
Posted By fizzypop
I was literally just talking to my husband about...

I was literally just talking to my husband about that! My eldest DD had hers in about the January I think before she went to uni. Im sure we had a letter but heard nothing this year.

Im going...
Forum: General Chat 18 Aug 19, 02:17 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 16,523
Posted By fizzypop
But if we are all in work until we are 75, where...

But if we are all in work until we are 75, where are the jobs for the young ones to start building up their pension pots?
Forum: General Chat 15 Aug 19, 10:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,036
Posted By fizzypop
Ask the college to show her a copy of what was...

Ask the college to show her a copy of what was sent to the exam board. It will probably have been done online via the exam board secure website and the application will be stored. That way, at least...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 13 Aug 19, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By fizzypop
We had a Ford Fusion hybrid a couple of weeks...

We had a Ford Fusion hybrid a couple of weeks ago. We managed to get 3 suitcases in the boot although it was a bit of a squash. Didnt even occur to me that the shelf bit inside the boot was the...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 13 Aug 19, 06:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,030
Posted By fizzypop
Avis charge a lot for fuel, they tried to charge...

Avis charge a lot for fuel, they tried to charge us $124 last week at Tampa even though the car was full. Luckily I spotted it and complained although there is still a mystery pending amount that...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Aug 19, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 326
Posted By fizzypop
Mobile They let you onto Main Street at 7.40am. If you...

They let you onto Main Street at 7.40am. If you are travelling by car, remember to allow enough time to get across the lake. They checked we had a reservation before we got to the park and gave us a...
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