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Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 22 Sep 20, 10:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,297
Posted By metalguru
Been lots of times since 1989 and stayed in lots...

Been lots of times since 1989 and stayed in lots of casinos of varying quality, some not with us anymore. The best by far IMHO is the Wynn/Encore. Going back to the Wynn next year for my 60th virus...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 22 Sep 20, 10:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 524
Posted By metalguru
Did this over the phone last year and got an...

Did this over the phone last year and got an upgrade plus cash back
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Aug 20, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By metalguru
Mobile I was told if I book for next year as I wasn't...

I was told if I book for next year as I wasn't going this September if they cancelled it or not. The BA guy said that my September trip would probably be cancelled but he couldn't obviously say for...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 29 Jul 20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,314
Posted By metalguru
Mobile After staying in the Encore a few years ago,...

After staying in the Encore a few years ago, won't stay anywhere else now, well apart from the Wynn 😁, Wynn booked for next March my 60th, fingers crossed.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Jul 20, 01:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,486
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Well my booking has disappeared from BA app to...

Well my booking has disappeared from BA app to Philly 6th September and the car from the Avis app, relieved, just got my booking showing for next March.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 24 Jul 20, 11:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,486
Posted By metalguru
Mobile I fly 6th September to Philly, not been...

I fly 6th September to Philly, not been cancelled but I've already booked for next March. I just applied for a voucher last night, filled in my details and received a standard reply stating they'd...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Jul 20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,471
Posted By metalguru
Maybe it was that I worked for the MOD making...

Maybe it was that I worked for the MOD making tanks at that time. But having signed the official secrets act I couldn't say much.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Jul 20, 10:33 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,471
Posted By metalguru
Mobile I have been asked what I do for a living post...

I have been asked what I do for a living post immigration. A guy in uniform came up to me and asked me the same question the immigration officer did. This was pre ESTA and social media and to this...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 7 Jul 20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,471
Posted By metalguru
Mobile [QUOTE=ali-s;14566852]Well hopefully they'll be...

[QUOTE=ali-s;14566852]Well hopefully they'll be able to find out my Twitter and Instagram log ins and let me know , I joined both yonks ago and never use them, haven't a clue what my name/sign...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 7 Jul 20, 12:58 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,471
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Cheers, thought I'd read it somewhere.

Cheers, thought I'd read it somewhere.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 7 Jul 20, 12:32 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,471
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Sorry to cause confusion. I thought I read...

Sorry to cause confusion. I thought I read somewhere it was now mandatory, it wasn't on the last one I completed nearly 2 years ago. Maybe it's just mandatory for a Visa now.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 7 Jul 20, 09:56 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,471
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Esta and Social Media

I thought I read that the latest ESTA applications now force you to add your Social Media stuff like Facebook. Not sure if it's just for a Visa application or for the ESTA as well. Anyone know the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 24 Jun 20, 09:19 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,960
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Pulled the plug on my Philly vacation in...

Pulled the plug on my Philly vacation in September. Re booked for Vegas/LA next year.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 23 Jun 20, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Been to Atlantic City years ago and just fancied...

Been to Atlantic City years ago and just fancied it again but love the Wynn Encore, so happy as Larry.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 23 Jun 20, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By metalguru
Atlantic City Cancelled booked Vegas

Cancelled our Atlantic City New Jersey trip for September and booked Vegas/LA for next March.
Back at the Wynn was Encore 4 years ago. Love those properties. Hyatt Regency Orange County for the LA...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 22 Jun 20, 10:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 970
Posted By metalguru
Pulled the plug

Not Disney related but flying to Philadelpia with BA Sept 6th week in Atlantic City and a week in New Jersey/York. Wife not happy to go yet and tbh a Casino with the restrictions they have isn't a...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 17 Jun 20, 10:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,035
Posted By metalguru
Mobile The Wynn, most definitely 👍

The Wynn, most definitely 👍
Forum: Accommodation 7 Jun 20, 07:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 547
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Stayed there last September, was a really nice...

Stayed there last September, was a really nice hotel. Lots of eateries and the pools were great.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 14 May 20, 07:06 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,198
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Hell fire, no way 2 geandkids 7 and 5. Peppa pig...

Hell fire, no way 2 geandkids 7 and 5. Peppa pig was engraved in my brain for years. Gradually erased over the last couple of years only to be brought back now on one of the places I would ever have...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Apr 20, 10:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,998
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Who on earth can answer that question.

Who on earth can answer that question.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 28 Mar 20, 04:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,138
Posted By metalguru
Mobile But what if they go bust and you have a credit...

But what if they go bust and you have a credit note?
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 12 Feb 20, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Used them lots of times no probs at all.

Used them lots of times no probs at all.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Jan 20, 07:49 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,766
Posted By metalguru
Mobile This year, flights and car with BA, first weeks...

This year, flights and car with BA, first weeks accommodation direct with a Casino, 2nd weeks accommodation with Booking.com.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Jan 20, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 752
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Used them 3 times before and would use them...

Used them 3 times before and would use them again. Had no problems. Just got a better deal with booking direct with BA this year which was the car mainly.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 19 Jan 20, 02:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Cheers, it was an option with Avis when I booked...

Cheers, it was an option with Avis when I booked being cheaper than a full size car. Chose the Traverse and after looking on YouTube looks great. Your comments have backed that up. Looking forward to...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 18 Jan 20, 02:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Cheers

Cheers
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 17 Jan 20, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Chevrolet Traverse

Any one had one of these, and if so, any good?
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 8 Jan 20, 07:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 620
Posted By metalguru
Mobile £64 September 2 years ago. Looking for September...

£64 September 2 years ago. Looking for September this year, hope it's not going to be £150
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 5 Jan 20, 09:44 AM
Replies: 41
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Posted By metalguru
Mobile Always flew virgin since 1989 up to 4 years ago,...

Always flew virgin since 1989 up to 4 years ago, then went with BA as virgin prices were ridiculous even with wife's virgin discount. Been with BA since. Staff better and essentially the same...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 1 Jan 20, 10:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 572
Posted By metalguru
I booked Heathrows long stay, cheap keep your...

I booked Heathrows long stay, cheap keep your keys and very close to the Terminal
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 25 Nov 19, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By metalguru
Mobile $100 hold in September with Avis Orlando.

$100 hold in September with Avis Orlando.
Forum: Accommodation 11 Nov 19, 08:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Dunno but Shingle Creek offer this but our 2nd...

Dunno but Shingle Creek offer this but our 2nd week was in Miami so couldn't make use of it.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 9 Nov 19, 08:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Yep did a BA hol with Avis car in September the...

Yep did a BA hol with Avis car in September the guy in the booth said it would be zero on return and it was.
Forum: General Trip Planning 2 Nov 19, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,086
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Put it this way, we got cheaper virgin flights...

Put it this way, we got cheaper virgin flights with MyAmerica than wifes Tribe discount. All VM discounts apart from the mobile phone are pants compared to what they used to be before the Americans...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 30 Oct 19, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By metalguru
MCO in September it was $100

MCO in September it was $100
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 28 Oct 19, 04:33 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,218
Posted By metalguru
Mobile [QUOTE=JoS;14147526]Wow how great. Free...

[QUOTE=JoS;14147526]Wow how great. Free champagne. Wouldn’t have left the casino the whole day:)
Hoping we get to like the location as we are there 6 nights before going over to Caesars. It will...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 27 Oct 19, 12:20 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,218
Posted By metalguru
Mobile Been loads of times since 89. But the last time 2...

Been loads of times since 89. But the last time 2 years ago stayed in the Encore. This will be my go to Casino from now on. Bloody awesome.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 21 Oct 19, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 411
Posted By metalguru
I am an Avis preferred client and just went back...

I am an Avis preferred client and just went back to the desk and asked for the vehicle I wanted, a couple of keyboard clicks later and a new print out and I drove out with what I wanted.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 21 Oct 19, 08:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 411
Posted By metalguru
No swap line there in September, was given a...

No swap line there in September, was given a chavvy German car, so just asked for what I wanted and a couple of minutes later I was driving out in my preferred choice of car.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Oct 19, 06:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By metalguru
Mobile I paid for an extra bag via the manage my booking...

I paid for an extra bag via the manage my booking 3 days before we flew back. Pretty straight forward. Printed off the email I received in the hotel just for hard proof but wasn't needed.
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