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Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 06:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 796
Posted By Goldia
I got bored with checking. It was stuck on we've...

I got bored with checking. It was stuck on we've received your old passport. I got a text and email yesterday to say it was approved and then it arrived today.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 06:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 796
Posted By Goldia
Another update from me. DD renewal was approved...

Another update from me. DD renewal was approved yesterday and arrived in the post today.

Submitted 22/08/21, old passport posted recorded delivery following day, new passport approved 14/09/21,...
Forum: General Chat 14 Sep 21, 06:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 796
Posted By Goldia
Update. Child renewal passport submitted online...

Update. Child renewal passport submitted online 22/08/21. Got a notification that it was approved today and then a further notification that it will be dispatched shortly. Will update when it...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 12 Sep 21, 05:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,188
Posted By Goldia
Ah bless you. Personally I've only ever booked...

Ah bless you. Personally I've only ever booked flights at 11 months out once. I'm not one of those who advocates booking this far out.

So I'd wait, other flights will be released from other...
Forum: TV and Film 12 Sep 21, 07:58 AM
Replies: 509
Views: 27,717
Posted By Goldia
The Tomorrow War on Amazon Prime. People from the...

The Tomorrow War on Amazon Prime. People from the future need the help of Chris Pratt to save the human race from aliens...a bit of fun for a Saturday night.
Forum: General Trip Planning 12 Sep 21, 07:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,025
Posted By Goldia
We stayed in the Sheraton Times Square, four of...

We stayed in the Sheraton Times Square, four of us in one room. As others have said the rooms are small. But the location is perfect. Close to Central Park if you head north, close to Times Square if...
Forum: General Chat 11 Sep 21, 07:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 796
Posted By Goldia
Just checked the manage my application online and...

Just checked the manage my application online and it still says 'we have received your old passport' it's said this since 26th August so no indication of how much longer it will take to process.
Forum: General Chat 11 Sep 21, 06:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 796
Posted By Goldia
My kids needed their passports renewed. I did the...

My kids needed their passports renewed. I did the online application on 22nd August and posted them recorded delivery the next day. Still waiting for the passports...longer than I had thought it...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 9 Sep 21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,188
Posted By Goldia
At MK we love to get an ice cream sundae or an...

At MK we love to get an ice cream sundae or an ice cream cookie sandwich from the Plaza and sit in front of the castle to eat them.

I can't see many Mickey shaped snacks! We like the Mickey...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 9 Sep 21, 06:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,265
Posted By Goldia
My son is aged 17 and has only had 1 dose. Gov.uk...

My son is aged 17 and has only had 1 dose. Gov.uk website states they are still assessing whether to offer children aged 16 and 17 a second dose.

Personally I really hope they make this decision...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 5 Sep 21, 05:41 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 24,978
Posted By Goldia
It's been great getting back into school. Almost...

It's been great getting back into school. Almost normal really, apart from all the hand sanitiser everywhere and making sure we have all the windows open.

Wherever we end up on holiday next you...
Forum: General Chat 5 Sep 21, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 714
Posted By Goldia
If the flight is cancelled and you opt for the...

If the flight is cancelled and you opt for the voucher how does this work with the expiry date of the 2-4-1 voucher is this extended as well?
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 4 Sep 21, 10:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,330
Posted By Goldia
My DS had his first vaccine 21 days ago, which...

My DS had his first vaccine 21 days ago, which was exactly a week before his 17th birthday. Told he was only getting 1 dose. As its only one dose I don't believe this counts as fully vaxxed so means...
Forum: Reports and Reviews for Dining and Restaurants 4 Sep 21, 07:22 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 106,405
Posted By Goldia
Fingers crossed for your trip CMG. I'd love to...

Fingers crossed for your trip CMG. I'd love to see a new food report.
Forum: General Chat 4 Sep 21, 07:14 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 12,938
Posted By Goldia
Ooh they look delicious 😋 plus I love your kettle...

Ooh they look delicious 😋 plus I love your kettle even though its in the background and a bit blurry it looks fab with the sparkly trim.
Forum: General Chat 4 Sep 21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 12,938
Posted By Goldia
It looks beautiful 😍 enjoy tinkering with all the...

It looks beautiful 😍 enjoy tinkering with all the cupboards and of course enjoy baking lots of tasty treats 😋
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Sep 21, 06:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 633
Posted By Goldia
Hmm, that is really helpful. I will look into it...

Hmm, that is really helpful. I will look into it as we have too many vouchers for the avios we have.

Thank you 😊
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Sep 21, 04:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 633
Posted By Goldia
It used to be very easy to rack up points by...

It used to be very easy to rack up points by nominating another person for a BA Amex card, with both parties gaining points. It was possible to nominate your spouse and so we did this a number of...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 4 Sep 21, 03:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,497
Posted By Goldia
A lovely photo of you all 😍 I hope the kids all...

A lovely photo of you all 😍 I hope the kids all get on OK back at school and that you finally get to go into the office!

Good idea to extend the villa for your trip. I soooo hope it goes ahead. I...
Forum: General Chat 4 Sep 21, 12:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 714
Posted By Goldia
Just to add to what others have said the deadline...

Just to add to what others have said the deadline for using your voucher is either 12 months or 24 months from date of issue depending on which card you have. The premium card has the longer life.
...
Forum: General Chat 4 Sep 21, 12:42 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 12,046
Posted By Goldia
Sounds brilliant. I would love to attend, what a...

Sounds brilliant. I would love to attend, what a great opportunity to meet up with other Disney fans.
Forum: TV and Film 4 Sep 21, 09:19 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,588
Posted By Goldia
I've not seen these and will check them out. ...

I've not seen these and will check them out.

Last month I watched 9/11 The Falling Man on Amazon Prime. It's a 70 minute documentary from 2005 I found it heart breaking to watch, but compulsive...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Sep 21, 08:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,519
Posted By Goldia
Yep, I think you're right Kelly. Probably...

Yep, I think you're right Kelly.

Probably the Government will say the societal benefits mean kids aged 12 to 15 can have 1 dose...I'm hoping they will add the 2nd doses as well. But at the moment...
Forum: Christmas 4 Sep 21, 08:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,909
Posted By Goldia
Last year I had two calendars a yankee candle one...

Last year I had two calendars a yankee candle one which was great and a gin calendar.

I've had the beauty ones before and loved them but decided to try something different.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Sep 21, 08:01 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,519
Posted By Goldia
I fear it will be a requirement for all...

I fear it will be a requirement for all travellers aged 12 and over to be fully vaccinated, this would be a problem for us as DD is 14 :(

In the last week I've checked a few countries both Germany...
Forum: General Chat 4 Sep 21, 06:31 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,915
Posted By Goldia
This is an interesting question. We save...

This is an interesting question.

We save £850 per month especially for holidays. A standing order straight after pay day sends the money to our holiday account. There are 4 of us and that gives...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 2 Sep 21, 08:17 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 24,978
Posted By Goldia
Hey there lovely lady 😘 Gosh it's been a...

Hey there lovely lady 😘

Gosh it's been a long time. I'm sure you've been busy with the kids all summer.

I've only been back at school 2 days and the holiday seems a distant memory. I'm so glad...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 1 Sep 21, 08:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,014
Posted By Goldia
I hope you enjoy it all. It ended up being our...

I hope you enjoy it all. It ended up being our last trip to Florida and of course we had no idea at the time as I'd already put a deposit down for us to return the next summer.
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 31 Aug 21, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By Goldia
How exciting. We invited my parents on our...

How exciting.

We invited my parents on our trip in 2019. They were both 69 at the time, had travelled lots in USA but never been to Orlando. They had a brilliant time and my kids who were 15 and...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 30 Aug 21, 05:34 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,306
Posted By Goldia
Contract has come through this afternoon, plus...

Contract has come through this afternoon, plus the request for the deposit.

I can’t quite believe it has happened. I'm feeling quite nervous about it all...stating the blindingly obvious...but...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 30 Aug 21, 04:22 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 24,978
Posted By Goldia
Although Jamaica stayed on the Amber list I've...

Although Jamaica stayed on the Amber list I've since read that FCDO advises against all but essential travel. I hope this is changed before your trip. I'll keep my fingers crossed for you.
Forum: Indexes 30 Aug 21, 04:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,460
Posted By Goldia
Gosh this was a fun trip. It was magical to walk...

Gosh this was a fun trip. It was magical to walk up Main Street, hear the music, see the characters and the castle. We really did enjoy our last minute holiday. If you do end up in Paris instead of...
Forum: General Chat 29 Aug 21, 07:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,195
Posted By Goldia
She's beautiful 😍 what a lovely name.

She's beautiful 😍 what a lovely name.
Forum: General DVC Discussion 29 Aug 21, 06:56 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,306
Posted By Goldia
It probably feels like a quick decision but I've...

It probably feels like a quick decision but I've been on DVC Resale mailing lists for about 2 years! So, it's been something that has been at the back of my mind for a while.

Even though Copper...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 29 Aug 21, 06:50 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,306
Posted By Goldia
Thank you all for the well wishes. I swore...

Thank you all for the well wishes.

I swore blind when we bought our current house that we would not sell up and buy again as moving is very stressful. Well, that was exactly 10 years ago as we...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 29 Aug 21, 05:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,306
Posted By Goldia
Yep fingers 🤞for ROFR. I did check the...

Yep fingers 🤞for ROFR.

I did check the other boards ROFR thread after reading the advice of YorkshireT.

In this quarter the following have passed ROFR:
200pts @ $160
100pts @ $155
200pts @...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 29 Aug 21, 05:22 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,306
Posted By Goldia
Offer Accepted Oh my goodness! That was...

Offer Accepted

Oh my goodness! That was quick. I didn't think they would make a decision so soon.

Well, there you go.
Forum: General DVC Discussion 29 Aug 21, 05:00 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,306
Posted By Goldia
Thank you, I'll keep you updated. Now...

Thank you, I'll keep you updated.



Now that we have made the decision and put in an offer I know it's just a matter of time. We will be DVC owners at some point. I cannot wait until I can walk...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Aug 21, 04:22 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 17,630
Posted By Goldia
Also, it's not just our Government travel...

Also, it's not just our Government travel restrictions we have to check to travel abroad, so first we check the traffic light list, then the FCDO advice and then the requirements of the country we...
Forum: General Chat 29 Aug 21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 649
Posted By Goldia
Interesting. Two to three weeks is pretty good...

Interesting. Two to three weeks is pretty good really.

Last weekend I completed the online renewal application for my DS, first adult passport, and for my DD renewal of child passport. I posted...
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