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Forum: General Trip Planning 26 Nov 21, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 393
Posted By mikeclark007
Dubai during Ramadan

Hi Guys

Been quite a few times but looking at taking my 9 year old lad next April half term but this falls within Ramadan which i'm not familiar with other than the advisories it gives out.
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Forum: General Trip Planning 16 Sep 21, 07:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,869
Posted By mikeclark007
Iím contemplating the Hull to Rotterdam overnight...

Iím contemplating the Hull to Rotterdam overnight ferry with my 8 year old and driving to Efteling for a night the week beforehand.

Looks to be about £800 for the crossing, 1 night B&B on site and...
Forum: Tickets 15 Sep 21, 06:26 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,733
Posted By mikeclark007
3 emails later and even though they have replied...

3 emails later and even though they have replied each time to say they are working on it, still no refund.
Forum: General Trip Planning 10 Sep 21, 03:15 AM
Replies: 526
Views: 64,480
Posted By mikeclark007
As a family of 3 we have opted against Jumairah...

As a family of 3 we have opted against Jumairah area and instead prefer Jebel Ali and have stayed at the JA Beach resort twice on an AI basis. Only downside is the 40 minute transfer.

It WAS...
Forum: Tickets 5 Sep 21, 06:39 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,733
Posted By mikeclark007
Anyone had a refund from Klook recently? I...

Anyone had a refund from Klook recently?

I emailed their support about a refund for my 3-park explorer Universal Orlando tickets on the 25th August. Just wondered how quickly they are processing...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 15 Aug 21, 05:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 793
Posted By mikeclark007
Iím clearing my balance tomorrow and already...

Iím clearing my balance tomorrow and already booked the 2 parks across 3 days.

Booked flights / hotel through TrailFinders who will fully refund us if we canít go either by our choice or under...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 26 Jul 21, 06:02 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,850
Posted By mikeclark007
If our October trip goes ahead (3rd time lucky)...

If our October trip goes ahead (3rd time lucky) we are doing Disneyland then onto Universal Orlando.

Nobody has mentioned the Courtyard by Marriott theme park entrance. We are booked there. Got a...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 26 Jun 21, 07:12 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 12,713
Posted By mikeclark007
This will be our 3rd move of this trip. 4th and...

This will be our 3rd move of this trip. 4th and final attempt would be April / May next year but Iím going to actually pay the balance end of August and take it to the wire if I need to. Amending is...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 26 Jun 21, 12:06 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 12,713
Posted By mikeclark007
Thought Iíd plod on and book the advance...

Thought Iíd plod on and book the advance reservation days for Disneyland and California Adventure week commencing 18th October.
Forum: Tickets 19 Jun 21, 10:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,527
Posted By mikeclark007
If buying from ATD / American Attractions you get...

If buying from ATD / American Attractions you get the physical ticket sent to your address.

When I was refunded for last years event I just had to post them back.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 17 Jun 21, 06:41 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 12,713
Posted By mikeclark007
My window for advance reservation to the...

My window for advance reservation to the Disneyland parks is coming up in a week or soís time - tickets already linked. Donít know if Iím even bothering to do it as thereís still loads of...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 30 May 21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By mikeclark007
Ah right. Sorry about that. You will probably be...

Ah right. Sorry about that. You will probably be right as i hadn't seen this change.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 30 May 21, 11:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By mikeclark007
Unless you are staying on-site in which case this...

Unless you are staying on-site in which case this guarantees you access as hotel guests with bookings are factored into the capacity.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 May 21, 07:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,659
Posted By mikeclark007
I go to York nearly every weekend from...

I go to York nearly every weekend from Scarborough and have been all over since rules have relaxed but have purposely avoided the York outlet for that very reason. It was bad enough on occasions...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 27 May 21, 05:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,199
Posted By mikeclark007
Not going until mid-October all being well but I...

Not going until mid-October all being well but I linked my tickets to the app no problem and ready for if the reservation window is extended. Current 120-day period runs until September 23rd
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 22 May 21, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 947
Posted By mikeclark007
Very positive. I honestly thought that Cali would...

Very positive. I honestly thought that Cali would be one of the last places in the US weíd be able to visit but theyíve done fantastic. Letís hope it continues and borders open.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 20 May 21, 07:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,618
Posted By mikeclark007
Messed up there! Tickets cost me $867 in June...

Messed up there! Tickets cost me $867 in June 2020. This amounted to £687 (USD @ 1.26)

Just got my refund credited and it was only £615!
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 19 May 21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,618
Posted By mikeclark007
Iíve initiated the refund with them and do just...

Iíve initiated the refund with them and do just thatÖ. 3 Mrs time lucky as this will be the third set of tickets Iíve bought with them now to have the first 2 refunded.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 18 May 21, 06:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,618
Posted By mikeclark007
It works out at just over £100 for the 3-day...

It works out at just over £100 for the 3-day hopper over what I paid for 3-day single park per day which expires January next year.

Donít know whether to obtain a refund and buy the 3-day hopper...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 May 21, 04:44 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 47,319
Posted By mikeclark007
Down to the school and discretion of the head...

Down to the school and discretion of the head. Ours gives us 5 days of authorised absence per school year but have ourselves been fined for exceeding that previously having been denied it once.
...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 10 May 21, 06:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,236
Posted By mikeclark007
We will hopefully have the exact same situation...

We will hopefully have the exact same situation for our LA / Orlando split stay mid-October although our internal Delta flight goes at 10:05.

If it seems like thereís a hint it might go ahead Iíll...
Forum: General Trip Planning 8 May 21, 07:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,142
Posted By mikeclark007
I think there are also certain deals at HD Parque...

I think there are also certain deals at HD Parque Cristobal in Tenerife that incorporates unlimited access to Siam Park with a free shuttle transfer.
Forum: General Trip Planning 8 May 21, 06:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,142
Posted By mikeclark007
Another one is Portaventura in Salou. Theyíve got...

Another one is Portaventura in Salou. Theyíve got the 2 theme parks and water park all within walking distance from the hotels. As far as Iím aware only the hotel El Paso is AI but was decent enough...
Forum: General Trip Planning 8 May 21, 06:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By mikeclark007
Given the nature of a trip to Thailand i.e...

Given the nature of a trip to Thailand i.e multi-centre / internal flights etc id have a look at TrailFinders.

Itís certainly one I avoided putting a DIY package together for. We flew to Bangkok...
Forum: General Trip Planning 6 May 21, 09:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,142
Posted By mikeclark007
Land of Legends in the Antalya region of Turkey...

Land of Legends in the Antalya region of Turkey has a huge adjoining waterpark and theme park.

Although we didnít stop at the hotel we went to the waterpark in September last year when we were...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 May 21, 09:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By mikeclark007
Booked with them to go to the Middle East a few...

Booked with them to go to the Middle East a few years ago with no issues and I regular use their site for comparisons
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 5 May 21, 06:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,874
Posted By mikeclark007
I had an email from them stating that as an...

I had an email from them stating that as an international traveller I would be eligible for a refund should we not be able to travel.
Forum: General Trip Planning 4 May 21, 10:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 961
Posted By mikeclark007
Thanks for the idea but we have our return...

Thanks for the idea but we have our return transfer already taken care of and we donít land until nearly 7pm and fly at 11am on the last day
Forum: General Trip Planning 4 May 21, 08:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 961
Posted By mikeclark007
Iceland - booking excursions

Travel permitting we are going as a family of 3 between Christmas and new year.

Weíve only got 2 full days and want to do Blue Lagoon one day and the Golden Circle tour (or equivalent) on day 2. ...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 4 May 21, 06:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,874
Posted By mikeclark007
Not this time. I had a 3-day 3 -park hopper for...

Not this time. I had a 3-day 3 -park hopper for our postponed trip last year.

Got refunded on that expecting it to operate similar to Florida with 1-day / 1-park entry and no hopping so bought...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 3 May 21, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,874
Posted By mikeclark007
That effectively what Iíve got but my current...

That effectively what Iíve got but my current ticket expires on 12 January 2022. If we donít get there in October this year they will refund me and Iíll just re-buy for next year.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 3 May 21, 06:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,690
Posted By mikeclark007
I believe 1m plus was brought in to help the...

I believe 1m plus was brought in to help the hospitality industry when restaurants re-opened last year allowing for more tables to be occupied.

Most I went to had some variation of a Plexiglass...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 29 Apr 21, 09:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,874
Posted By mikeclark007
I would get them beforehand in case you have to...

I would get them beforehand in case you have to have them in hand to make an advance reservation of capacity is still limited. Iíve kept hold of mine from 2 re-arranged holidays now with the hope we...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 6 Apr 21, 08:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,504
Posted By mikeclark007
California tier system / Disneyland

Some positive news regarding case numbers in California today.

On the current trend they will be removing the tier system within the state allowing businesses to reopen in a more normal...
Forum: Tickets 30 Mar 21, 09:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,733
Posted By mikeclark007
Worth knowing. I had further correspondence from...

Worth knowing. I had further correspondence from universal basically saying they had extended the explorer pass expiry to January 2023 but only based on the redemption of the actual ticket and wonít...
Forum: General Trip Planning 26 Mar 21, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 828
Posted By mikeclark007
TUI tend to package things up so that you get the...

TUI tend to package things up so that you get the above with optional excursions built into an itinerary. We paid about £1k each for the 3 of us a few years ago for 3 nights staying in a hotel with a...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 24 Mar 21, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,299
Posted By mikeclark007
Iím due a split stay - Anaheim / Orlando end of...

Iím due a split stay - Anaheim / Orlando end of October. Originally booked for October Ď20.

Balance due end of August. My compromise might be to amend the holiday to just be Florida given they...
Forum: Tickets 20 Mar 21, 02:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,733
Posted By mikeclark007
Has anybody actively tried to pursue a refund...

Has anybody actively tried to pursue a refund from Klook or filed a section 75 claim successfully?
Forum: Tickets 19 Mar 21, 05:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 613
Posted By mikeclark007
On the back of this thread I thought Iíd email UT...

On the back of this thread I thought Iíd email UT and see what they said and they replied saying even with the parks open they would refund international visitors who were unabale to travel.
Forum: Tickets 19 Mar 21, 05:24 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,733
Posted By mikeclark007
My reply. Despite my earlier email Iím not too...

My reply. Despite my earlier email Iím not too impressed that they havenít said whether they would be extended or not. If I donít go in October then Klook would be one of the last companies Iíd want...
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