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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By dac123
Thanks both for the quick replies. The new...

Thanks both for the quick replies. The new passport has arrived, the old one would have run out in about 2 weeks.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 02:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By dac123
Group ESTA, one new passport

The group ESTA (my daughters and the 2 kids) was done 12 months ago for travel last April, sadly not to be. One of the children from the group has just got a new passport and it looks like he now...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 9 Nov 20, 11:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,684
Posted By dac123
Santander When can I make a claim? You’ll be...

Santander
When can I make a claim?
You’ll be able to make a claim under Section 75 of the Consumer Credit Act
1974 as long as:
n The goods were purchased using your Santander credit card (debit...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 20 Sep 20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,607
Posted By dac123
I was looking at an 8 seater for 2 weeks in April...

I was looking at an 8 seater for 2 weeks in April it has been between 850 and about £1100, I just got it with Andy for £650 with a full tank and 4 drivers. The basic 1 driver was well under£600. Auto...
Forum: Tickets 20 Sep 20, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 401
Posted By dac123
Not sure if that's a Typo but it should end 9333,...

Not sure if that's a Typo but it should end 9333, try 0845 2268523 you may get charged. I have been able to get a quick response on Facebook and a recent e-mail about tickets was sent Sun 06/09/2020...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Sep 20, 10:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,115
Posted By dac123
Mine were valid 24 months, you can use them...

Mine were valid 24 months, you can use them online, my problem was they are priced in Dollars and although they have a sterling equivalent listed, if the exchange rate has changes enough it can make...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Sep 20, 05:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,115
Posted By dac123
I had electronic travel certificates which I was...

I had electronic travel certificates which I was paying with, I only mentioned paypal if they needed another payment source . That way it would not require a credit card and UK address, which the US...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 15 Sep 20, 02:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,115
Posted By dac123
For normal booking you just enter an e-mail...

For normal booking you just enter an e-mail address, its when you enter your credit card billing address it will transfer you to the UK site. In my case I won't be doing that as the electronic...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 15 Sep 20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,115
Posted By dac123
Apparently some of the Airlines have software...

Apparently some of the Airlines have software that will push you back to the UK site when you enter the card address. I know they do it for commercial reasons, as I said its a question of legality. I...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 15 Sep 20, 11:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,115
Posted By dac123
Is it legal to use a US booking site for United Airlines

I have 8 travel electronic travel certificated priced in US dollars which has a sterling equivalent. Because of the shift in exchange rate if I book the 8 flights to Orlando on the UK site I would...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 25 Aug 20, 10:18 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,501
Posted By dac123
I have explained the full version before but in...

I have explained the full version before but in short I had problems so did a chargeback at 5 weeks as I was hearing of people waiting silly amounts of time for refunds and vouchers. Contrast that...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 25 Aug 20, 07:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,139
Posted By dac123
Before they cancelled the Belfast Newark route we...

Before they cancelled the Belfast Newark route we flew that route to Orlando. They were well over 2 hours late leaving because of the incoming flight, which meant the connection would not happen...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 18 Aug 20, 10:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,347
Posted By dac123
Disney have filed a planning permit based on the...

Disney have filed a planning permit based on the area where they launch the fireworks in the engineering area and work has started. this is taken from a Disney video blog and the guy that runs it has...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Aug 20, 10:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By dac123
We can be flexible, these dates were just to get...

We can be flexible, these dates were just to get an idea of how busy from peoples experience and based on our preferred Villa available dates.
We could change to a different Villa option at a push...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Aug 20, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By dac123
Advice on dates for next year

As above we have 3 alternatives if costs are about the same, how busy would the parks be. Or would it make no difference and any other points for and against please.

Option 1 Easter weekend from...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Jul 20, 10:41 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,501
Posted By dac123
Yes it is mixed cabin both ways, it is £645...

Yes it is mixed cabin both ways, it is £645 return and it is a United flight via Newark
We are taking a chance with dates but any United flights we have done have been good and any flight problems...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Jul 20, 05:46 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,501
Posted By dac123
I am fairly sure I won't use AL again I have had...

I am fairly sure I won't use AL again I have had 3 experiences over the years all had a problem. The first was 39 years ago this month. We got married in the morning, no reception we flew Ireland To...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Jul 20, 03:44 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,501
Posted By dac123
Update on our 2 cancellation and refund requests...

Update on our 2 cancellation and refund requests from the 27th of march. like a lot of people I tried contacting them using the standard phone numbers. That does not work, it was an oversees call...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 16 Jul 20, 10:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By dac123
Vitual lines and uk phone number

They appear to be using the virtual lines at some of the gift shops.https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/97303/365f9610756995.jpg It is asking for a US phone number, I was going to use a 3 sim card...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 28 Jun 20, 10:50 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,121
Posted By dac123
Same I had my experience open the dates on the...

Same I had my experience open the dates on the calendar were not green, I tried it anyway and it worked :d: party of 8, 2 weeks worth booked for October. the system was a lot easier than booking...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 May 20, 10:08 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,501
Posted By dac123
I had a case a year ago when a supplier went...

I had a case a year ago when a supplier went bust, I had used paypal. MBNA offered to deal with it if PP did not sort it out, but I had to wait 15 days I think it was.
Section 75 protection "MAY"...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 May 20, 08:21 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,501
Posted By dac123
The card companies will direct you to the Airline...

The card companies will direct you to the Airline first, it is one of the conditions of claiming back. I am with Santander but most CC I have looked at ask for a list of conditions for you to show...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 May 20, 06:32 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,501
Posted By dac123
2 family bookings on 2 different booking...

2 family bookings on 2 different booking references same flight and dates

Flight date was 3rd April, Dublin Miami
both cancelled 27th march after getting the email
booking 1 family of 5 no...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 9 May 20, 06:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,654
Posted By dac123
20th of May Disney Springs starts to open

Walt Disney World announced that Disney Springs will begin reopening on May 20, starting with third-party operated stores and restaurants, while "the rest of Walt Disney World Resort will remain...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 4 Apr 20, 01:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,048
Posted By dac123
US Department of Transport Enforcment notice

I copied this from facebook. many airlines are not making clear people are allowed a refund or not giving them at all.

GREAT NEWS: The US Dept of Transportation reiterated today that when an...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Mar 20, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 468
Posted By dac123
I can not see the voucher offer in the header,...

I can not see the voucher offer in the header, the e-mail one is offering an extra 10% but you also have to click to say you don't want a refund. So this must be step two after free change.
...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Mar 20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 468
Posted By dac123
Aer Lingus whats the legal position

Aer Lingus said they would get in touch with all those booked to the US during the fly ban. We booked for 3rd April, so far we have had an e mail and been offered a free change. However its awkward...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 1 Feb 20, 09:10 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
Hi Mick that is an Andy booking, its the second...

Hi Mick that is an Andy booking, its the second one through Brits that won't play. That is the print button at the top of the page, the one at the bottom is just the rectangular blue one.:thumbs-up
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 1 Feb 20, 08:57 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
I had no separate STC page for the none Brit...

I had no separate STC page for the none Brit booking, I did OLCI entered license details when I had completed that had the option to print...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 29 Jan 20, 08:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 349
Posted By dac123
Andy the booking we did through you checked in no...

Andy the booking we did through you checked in no problem, the second one through Brits did not. Once this bug appears for someone does it/can it ever resolve or is that it. I still have just over 2...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 28 Jan 20, 09:55 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
The DFCH booking for my wife which I did the...

The DFCH booking for my wife which I did the online check in for has pre paid fuel included and additional drivers, no problem. My booking does not have pre paid fuel and like you I would add it on...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 28 Jan 20, 08:07 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
Hi onion2803 thanks for responding. The booking...

Hi onion2803 thanks for responding. The booking through Andy I only did online check in without a problem, skip the counter was all part of that I did not have to do a separate STC as you did.
...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 28 Jan 20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
Tried your link 3 times Mick, sadly no joy

Tried your link 3 times Mick, sadly no joy
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 28 Jan 20, 05:09 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
Hi Mick, In my case it was straight online check...

Hi Mick, In my case it was straight online check in from the link in Andy's e-mail and using the same check in site for brits. Andy's booking went straight through and said at the bottom go Straight...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 28 Jan 20, 03:37 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
I have tried different website links to check in...

I have tried different website links to check in for the Alamo Brits booking, including the one that worked for the DFCH check in. The booking reference is correctly recognised, I have tried with the...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 26 Jan 20, 09:29 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
Just a quick update, just tried to check in the...

Just a quick update, just tried to check in the second car which I booked through Andy at DFCH. I used the link in his e-mail which goes to the dot com site which I had used for Brits, very slight...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 26 Jan 20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
NikkiT, I booked direct with Brits, which site...

NikkiT, I booked direct with Brits, which site did you use to check in I just looked and I was on Alamo.com
after your post I tried going to the Alamo Brits partner site and chose stay on current...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 26 Jan 20, 05:24 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,285
Posted By dac123
I have 2 bookings for Miami in April 1 with Andy...

I have 2 bookings for Miami in April 1 with Andy and 1 with Brits, after reading this thread I tried to check in for the Brits booking. I got the check in page when I entered the name and reference...
Forum: Tickets 3 Jan 20, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 660
Posted By dac123
Hi, a couple of points from my research: if...

Hi, a couple of points from my research:
if using the phone some sellers have 0845 numbers listed and it will cost more than normal to phone, so look for the free phone number or book online. I also...
Forum: Tickets 22 Dec 19, 01:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 724
Posted By dac123
Yes they did the same during black Fridays so...

Yes they did the same during black Fridays so called sale the child price they quoted was more that the adult price I paid and a lot more than the child price. That sort of thing would put a lot of...
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