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Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 19 May 21, 06:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,937
Posted By nick.66
Big thumbs up for Andy at DFCH, I looked online...

Big thumbs up for Andy at DFCH, I looked online prices have just about doubled this week to around 1400 for a Standard SUV at the end of September. He has sorted me out one through Hertz for less...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 May 21, 01:38 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,877
Posted By nick.66
We have flown in and out of MIA a number of times...

We have flown in and out of MIA a number of times and never had an issue. It was a pain when you had to queue for a shuttle to the car hire centre. We are hopefully flying into MIA at the end of Sept.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 17 May 21, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 452
Posted By nick.66
We were hoping to see the Zac Brown band in Tampa.

We were hoping to see the Zac Brown band in Tampa.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 16 May 21, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 452
Posted By nick.66
Concert tickets

Hi, Im trying to book some tickets to a band whilst we are on holiday (assuming we get to go this Sept).
Has anyone managed to do it via livenation or ticket master. I keep going round in circles...
Forum: Accommodation 24 Mar 21, 07:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By nick.66
Encantarda has some 4 bedroon town houses whit...

Encantarda has some 4 bedroon town houses whit pools which back on to the lake and only a minute from 192.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 19 Mar 21, 07:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,118
Posted By nick.66
I'm keeping a keen but worried eye on prices to,...

I'm keeping a keen but worried eye on prices to, we've booked Sept 25th for 19 nights flying to Miami. I'm hoping once/ if things begin to ease the prices will drop as they'll be competition for...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 3 Mar 21, 07:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,855
Posted By nick.66
If you're going in the winter month then Big Bend...

If you're going in the winter month then Big Bend power station is a great place to go and see manatees also whilst you're in the Tampa bay area, Fort De Soto is kinda magic and St Johns Pass too...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 3 Mar 21, 07:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,159
Posted By nick.66
Hmm, 10 to use the airbridge or free to use the...

Hmm, 10 to use the airbridge or free to use the rope ladder to board that'll be next!
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 1 Mar 21, 12:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By nick.66
Hi, just a thought perhaps you could look at...

Hi, just a thought perhaps you could look at doing a short term lease (6months). Buying would be the easy bit, but do you with the car when it's time to come home, could you make a quick sale or...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 1 Mar 21, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By nick.66
I was given a ford flex 2 years ago, although its...

I was given a ford flex 2 years ago, although its an ugly looking beast it was one of the most comfortable cars/SUV's I've had when I've been in the States. They are much more roomy than a...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Feb 21, 11:13 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 12,396
Posted By nick.66
We're booked Sept 25th to Oct14th all we can do...

We're booked Sept 25th to Oct14th all we can do is hope. We don't generally do the theme parks anymore as there's so many other amazing places to see in Florida
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Feb 21, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By nick.66
Delray beach has a lovely town centre and beach...

Delray beach has a lovely town centre and beach. We spent a week there in 2018 and loved it. Visit the Japanesse gardens nearby.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 12 Feb 21, 01:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 981
Posted By nick.66
Mab's have also been used to help people with...

Mab's have also been used to help people with Crohn's for a number of years too. My wife has had bi-weekly injections for a number of years to help keep her Crohn's in check.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 31 Jan 21, 11:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,869
Posted By nick.66
Stayed at Embassy Suites Deerfield beach a couple...

Stayed at Embassy Suites Deerfield beach a couple of times. Also Delray beach is amazing for a day or 2 either one you wouldn't be disappointed.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 11 Nov 20, 02:07 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,456
Posted By nick.66
Just curious as I have been watching the flight...

Just curious as I have been watching the flight prices and have some BA vouchers from a cancelled flight. How does insurance work if you book now during the Pandemic. Surely a new policy won't cover...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Aug 20, 01:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,294
Posted By nick.66
In Northampton there has been nearly 300...

In Northampton there has been nearly 300 confirmed cases of Covid 19 at a sandwich factory. The authorities belive car sharing may have been a significant factor in the rapid spread of transmission...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 25 May 20, 02:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,293
Posted By nick.66
The contract is between myself and the villa...

The contract is between myself and the villa rental company, not the villa owner. The villa owner may indeed be able to rent the villa to a Spanish citizen. The villa rental company who I booked...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 May 20, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,293
Posted By nick.66
It's a british company selling villa holiday to...

It's a british company selling villa holiday to brits. Spain will only allow it's citizens or those with proof of residency already within it's borders to travel to a second home.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 May 20, 04:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,293
Posted By nick.66
Villa company will not offer refund

Hi,
I'm looking for some advice really, We booked a weeks break to Menorca starting 6th June. Obviously BA have cancelled the flight and we have been refunded by then without any real issues ( we...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 1 Feb 20, 01:30 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,112
Posted By nick.66
VA charge you for your seat it's called Economy...

VA charge you for your seat it's called Economy Classic. If you don't want a pay for a seat you can book Economy Lite and take your chances. I bet most families book Classic as the seat cost is...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 1 Feb 20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,890
Posted By nick.66
Oh dear there's enough stress on flying...

Oh dear there's enough stress on flying day.Luckily we're flying end of Feb. Not to have to worry about suitcases and long queues was a real benefit. Loosing another day off work just to drop your...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 24 Jan 20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By nick.66
I've been selected for extra security checks the...

I've been selected for extra security checks the last 4 times we've been to the States. It takes a couple of minutes at the time but it's the worry thinking why me!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Nov 19, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By nick.66
Hi, we travel every year at least once a year...

Hi,
we travel every year at least once a year with needles and my wife has a separate cool bag which is red with a large white cross on it. Inside it she keeps the injection, ice packs and the...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 22 Nov 19, 08:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 670
Posted By nick.66
Wild Florida vote too. We have done both and...

Wild Florida vote too. We have done both and definatley preferred Wild Florida. The Sloth encounter is a must!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Oct 19, 09:48 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 9,126
Posted By nick.66
I was asked by a guy last week when we flew back...

I was asked by a guy last week when we flew back from MCO with BA if i minded changing seats as his wife was a nervous flyer. I politely said that i had paid for the reservation of my seat and i...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 14 Oct 19, 08:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 954
Posted By nick.66
I can safely say Bass Pro shop is still open I...

I can safely say Bass Pro shop is still open I was in it last week!
Forum: Beyond the Parks 14 Oct 19, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By nick.66
St Johns Pass around the bridge or Fort de Soto...

St Johns Pass around the bridge or Fort de Soto Park, just come back and there were dolphins near the fishing pier we even saw a manatee near the fort!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Oct 19, 06:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,337
Posted By nick.66
Mobile We havent done a theme park for the last 2...

We havent done a theme park for the last 2 visits. Florida has some of the best beaches in the world! I'm currently sitting on my balconey looking at the Gulf of Mexico's clear blue water. Explore,...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Oct 19, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 965
Posted By nick.66
Mobile Hi we came thru MCO on Saturday. My wife wears a...

Hi we came thru MCO on Saturday. My wife wears a lanyard for her serious medical conditions. We were told.along with everyone else, even those in wheelchairs that everyone joins the main queue...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 21 Sep 19, 10:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,577
Posted By nick.66
I think if everyone who had had a moment whilst...

I think if everyone who had had a moment whilst driving out there posted a reply it would probably be the longest thread on here!
The hope is you learn from it (until the next year). British...
Forum: General Chat 25 Aug 19, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1,137
Views: 108,463
Posted By nick.66
Militant union + incompetent management = misery...

Militant union + incompetent management = misery for hard working folks.
I'm supposed to be flying to MCO on 28th the stress is getting a bit much to be honest. Just wish I'd never clicked on the BA...
Forum: General Chat 23 Aug 19, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1,137
Views: 108,463
Posted By nick.66
We fly on the 28th, so there maybe some knock on...

We fly on the 28th, so there maybe some knock on effects. Lets wait and see it's really gonna harm BA if it goes ahead. BA's pain, Virgin's gain!
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 17 Aug 19, 02:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,564
Posted By nick.66
Perhaps if enough people post on their Facebook...

Perhaps if enough people post on their Facebook and Twitter pages ( perhaps BA's pages aswell) they will be shamed into stopping these bad practices. Avis staff are obviously incentivised to sell...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 6 Jul 19, 01:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,460
Posted By nick.66
I used Avis for the 1st time in March this year...

I used Avis for the 1st time in March this year with a fly-drive to Fort Lauderdale. On checking cc there was a charge for roughly 70. I emailed Avis who said it was for fuel and roadside safety net...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 4 May 19, 02:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,651
Posted By nick.66
Sorry I've left it a while to reply I've been...

Sorry I've left it a while to reply I've been waiting for the emails to come to a conclusion. Avis have refunded the fuel charge as i indeed had the rip off part of the rental agreement which you are...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 26 Apr 19, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,935
Posted By nick.66
We flew with BA a couple of weeks ago to FLL and...

We flew with BA a couple of weeks ago to FLL and I have to say i was very impressed. The cabin crew were brilliant, we went on a refurbed plane with 3-4-3. I'm well over 20st and i found the seat...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 22 Apr 19, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By nick.66
Delray beach or Deerfield beach have stayed at...

Delray beach or Deerfield beach have stayed at both and would stay at either again. Delray has a more village vibe about it.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 22 Apr 19, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By nick.66
I used Avis for the 1st time a few weeks ago on a...

I used Avis for the 1st time a few weeks ago on a fly drive deal to Fort Lauderdale. I rang BA and gave them my Avis prefered membership number and they added it to my booking whilst i was on the...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 16 Apr 19, 06:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,651
Posted By nick.66
Think it might be for a tank of fuel that's the...

Think it might be for a tank of fuel that's the only thing i can think of. I still have the tear off slip which you hand over if you want to pre-pay for it though.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 15 Apr 19, 10:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,651
Posted By nick.66
No tolls, we were in Delray beach and set sat nav...

No tolls, we were in Delray beach and set sat nav to avoid toll roads as I've read on here that Avis charge considerably more than Alamo for tolls. I'm sure they'll email me an explanation and...
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