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Forum: Accommodation 10 Mar 20, 11:15 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,957
Posted By bernard301
and thats exactly why we decided to cancel our...

and thats exactly why we decided to cancel our plans. When we can go on an All Inclusive trip to the Caribbean for less than half the price, with absolutely nothing else to pay it becomes a...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 9 Mar 20, 10:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 481
Posted By bernard301
Vegas/Grand canyon/Phoenix

We've decided to knock our plans for WDW on the head as we cant get our heads around the thought of having to budget over 12k for 3 weeks for 3 of us so instead are looking at doing a few days in...
Forum: Accommodation 9 Mar 20, 01:58 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,957
Posted By bernard301
We've actually had a good, crunched the numbers...

We've actually had a good, crunched the numbers and have estimated that our holiday costs have gone about 15% with this years price increases. As a result of this, even with a 12k budget we've...
Forum: Accommodation 27 Feb 20, 07:25 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,957
Posted By bernard301
i've just had a quick look for the dates I want...

i've just had a quick look for the dates I want in April 2021, and kenwood travel are coming out quite well, at approx 4500 for 21 nights 2 ad 1ch in a standard tower room at CSR (no tickets or...
Forum: General Chat 26 Feb 20, 05:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,666
Posted By bernard301
Dont worry, i will be booking a Disney Holiday,...

Dont worry, i will be booking a Disney Holiday, just need to wait for the 2021 free dining first

Thanks, but time certainly hasn't flown since starting the dissertation
Forum: General Chat 26 Feb 20, 04:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,637
Posted By bernard301
by cats I mean any feral fence climbing creature...

by cats I mean any feral fence climbing creature ;)
Forum: General Chat 26 Feb 20, 04:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,637
Posted By bernard301
My view (and not that of my employer) is that...

My view (and not that of my employer) is that when it comes to home security you want to introduce the ability to capture as much DNA from the suspects as possible. I find carpet gripper rods work...
Forum: General Chat 26 Feb 20, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By bernard301
to be fair, the advice is pretty much the same. ...

to be fair, the advice is pretty much the same.

You will need buildings insurance from the date of exchange of contracts (in your name) With regards utilities, contact the water company, let them...
Forum: General Chat 26 Feb 20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,637
Posted By bernard301
To be perfectly honest, for good quality CCTV...

To be perfectly honest, for good quality CCTV that is of potential use to any investigation is likely cost upwards of hundreds, if not at least a thousand pounds.

The other trap that people fall...
Forum: General Chat 26 Feb 20, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 446
Posted By bernard301
I love amazon, just not their delivery drivers. ...

I love amazon, just not their delivery drivers.

About 90% of the time I get deliveries either left on my porch in full view of anyone passing, or put in my external store with a bright orange...
Forum: General Chat 26 Feb 20, 12:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,666
Posted By bernard301
Thread bump! I've just (well in the last...

Thread bump!

I've just (well in the last 30 minutes) submitted my dissertation. Its funny, I've sunk 2 yrs into this and right now am completely ambivalent as to how I feel about it. I'm sure...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 23 Feb 20, 03:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By bernard301
Mobile To be fair that's probably the best description,...

To be fair that's probably the best description, something between them and halloumi
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 23 Feb 20, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By bernard301
Are you sure its LHR <--> MIA? Norewgian have...

Are you sure its LHR <--> MIA? Norewgian have just handed its Heathrow 2020 slots back, your flight change may well be from Heathrow to Gatwick

Norwegian returns summer 2020 Heathrow slots...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Feb 20, 10:30 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,225
Posted By bernard301
You say you have virgin miles, have a look on...

You say you have virgin miles, have a look on headforpoints or one of the other frequent flyer pages about the new Virgin/Delta/Air France/KLM redemption routes, you might be able to pick up a better...
Forum: Accommodation 16 Feb 20, 06:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,616
Posted By bernard301
Whilst I would prefer to book by homeaway and...

Whilst I would prefer to book by homeaway and receive the protection they afford, you have done your due diligence checks and the owner checks out and sounds completely legitimate.

Re the deposit,...
Forum: Accommodation 9 Feb 20, 01:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 356
Posted By bernard301
If that's the case re dining plan then it might...

If that's the case re dining plan then it might be a case of no split stay or back to looking at villas again. I've made the same enquiry direct to Disney so I'll wait for them to come back to me
Forum: Accommodation 9 Feb 20, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 356
Posted By bernard301
Split Stays - how to book

When the 2021 pricing comes out in March/April time we will be booking a split stay across Disney (8 nights , 8 nights and 5 nights). When it comes to booking it what is the best thing to do?


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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Feb 20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,869
Posted By bernard301
I wouldnt worry about it. If you're ion Virgin...

I wouldnt worry about it. If you're ion Virgin Upper Class you'll be at the front of the plane anyway, with bassinet seats (unless there's a younger baby on board, then they will get one) and the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Feb 20, 11:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 662
Posted By bernard301
Sorry, I misread the context of the post as in...

Sorry, I misread the context of the post as in booking tickets, not seat selection. If you are still to fly, just hold onto your points, they might come in useful for a cheap european flight sometime...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Feb 20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 662
Posted By bernard301
if you only have 6000 points between you it might...

if you only have 6000 points between you it might be worth looking at other flight options and using the avios toward car hire. I've found when it comes to part payment car hire offers better value...
Forum: General Chat 8 Feb 20, 03:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,819
Posted By bernard301
We've just got back from DLP for my daughters 3rd...

We've just got back from DLP for my daughters 3rd Birthday. We did Inventions Brunch on Sunday so she got to meet all the characters (apart from Minnie Mouse, her favourite and Pluto) and the look...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 7 Feb 20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By bernard301
Mobile Novotel suites by cite Europe. They tend to have...

Novotel suites by cite Europe. They tend to have a large occupancy
Forum: Accommodation 6 Feb 20, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 380
Posted By bernard301
Mobile Hilton Garden Inn T2/T3, it's on terminal and...

Hilton Garden Inn T2/T3, it's on terminal and just a few minutes walk from check in. You can get some good prices from Hilton if booked in advance
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 5 Feb 20, 12:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 231
Posted By bernard301
Mobile Extra Magic Hours - Villages Nature

We are here now and this morning managed to get in for EMH on Attractions tickets.com tickets and having booked through centre parcs with just our lodge wristbands, had to pay for parking though.
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 3 Feb 20, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By bernard301
Villages Nature

We're here now and I thought I'd share my first impressions - and they aren't good!

In fairness we've been a bit spoiled as we've already stayed for 2 nights at the Marriott (a VERY good value...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 28 Jan 20, 02:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,326
Posted By bernard301
That's probably a reflection of the American...

That's probably a reflection of the American litigation culture where if the mug was "leakproof" someone would try sueing when fluid came out of the drinking spout!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 28 Jan 20, 07:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,441
Posted By bernard301
Mobile I wouldn't be surprised if it's less an issue...

I wouldn't be surprised if it's less an issue with room allocation for those booking early and more that the costs to virgin from taking the bookings before they are released by Disney. If...
Forum: Accommodation 21 Jan 20, 07:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,883
Posted By bernard301
There were a number of Dibbers last year who had...

There were a number of Dibbers last year who had ordered magic bands quite some time in advance and arrived in resort to be given plain ones. In view of that I would personally leave it until a...
Forum: Accommodation 20 Jan 20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By bernard301
I enquired with Disbey today, they have said they...

I enquired with Disbey today, they have said they have no dates yet. The ATD and Virgin packages for 2021 seem ridiculously expensive
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 20 Jan 20, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By bernard301
I looked into the same thing last night c.42...

I looked into the same thing last night c.42 each way for a 7-seater SUV +fuels/tolls is a no brainer
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 20 Oct 19, 05:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 855
Posted By bernard301
Mobile On that note if for whatever reason the tube...

On that note if for whatever reason the tube isn't included then you will need to buy tickets/ have individual oysters for each passenger rather than using contactless as it's one card per person...
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 01:01 PM
Replies: 486
Views: 16,692
Posted By bernard301
Mobile Climate change is also a completely natural...

Climate change is also a completely natural process which isn't going to be solved by the world reverting to a Stone age like existence
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 12:52 PM
Replies: 486
Views: 16,692
Posted By bernard301
not to mention being able to claim a 400 a week...

not to mention being able to claim a 400 a week living allowance from XR
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 12:31 PM
Replies: 486
Views: 16,692
Posted By bernard301
Mobile I'm not denying that their actions are criminal...

I'm not denying that their actions are criminal (a breach of section 14 POA for a start) but regardless of your opinion (of which you are entitled) these are regarded as peaceful protests and that's...
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 12:16 PM
Replies: 486
Views: 16,692
Posted By bernard301
Mobile Well maybe my experience of having Harris fence...

Well maybe my experience of having Harris fence bolts, bricksscaffold poles and other items thrown at my head during 14 years of policing protests gives me a much better frame of reference as to what...
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,107
Posted By bernard301
Mobile Well that's good. With a deal on the table he...

Well that's good. With a deal on the table he doesn't need to ask for an extension
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 12:02 PM
Replies: 486
Views: 16,692
Posted By bernard301
Mobile I'm not saying it is, but look at the bigger...

I'm not saying it is, but look at the bigger picture, these are non violent protests, we aren't talking about groups like the democratic lads football alliance, the French yellow vests or marches...
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 11:37 AM
Replies: 486
Views: 16,692
Posted By bernard301
Mobile Relatively minor Criminal damage is hardly a...

Relatively minor Criminal damage is hardly a breakdown of the Queen's peace. The protestors aren't throwing metal fences at police, breaking down walls to collect missiles to throw at police they...
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 11:25 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 9,308
Posted By bernard301
Sorry, but the XR mob are as about as peaceful as...

Sorry, but the XR mob are as about as peaceful as you can get, try searching Antifa protests on youtube and then see how far from peaceful they are
Forum: General Chat 17 Oct 19, 11:23 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 9,308
Posted By bernard301
The BBC were wrong, there is no Jubilee Line at...

The BBC were wrong, there is no Jubilee Line at Shadwell and that footage was definitely Canning Town
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