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Forum: Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong Theme Parks 16 Sep 20, 07:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By Wordsworth
We did two days at Disney (one at each park) but...

We did two days at Disney (one at each park) but on the day we got there, we got an extra few hours in Tokyo Disney resort on one of their ďafter 6Ē tickets.
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 12 Sep 20, 12:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 968
Posted By Wordsworth
I think the Witchery is a restaurant aimed at...

I think the Witchery is a restaurant aimed at tourists rather than locals, but it certainly used to look spectacular on a dark evening. Food was only so-so in my experience though.

I love The...
Forum: General Trip Planning 2 Sep 20, 11:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,418
Posted By Wordsworth
Havenít been myself but think these look...

Havenít been myself but think these look interesting. https://dreamcatcherscabins.co.uk/
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 2 Sep 20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By Wordsworth
As a Mulberry fan, one of the highlights of my...

As a Mulberry fan, one of the highlights of my Bath visit was a drive to Shepton Mallet to visit the Mulberry outlet there. 🤣

My husband enjoyed seeing the Clifton Suspension bridge. 🤣

It was a...
Forum: Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong Theme Parks 24 Aug 20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 842
Posted By Wordsworth
Possibly controversial given this is the DIBB but...

Possibly controversial given this is the DIBB but I donít think anyone should go to Japan and spend a lot of time just at Disney - itís such a great country with so much to see that, as much as I...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 20 Aug 20, 02:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By Wordsworth
Love Mimis! Also Bibiís bakery on Hanover...

Love Mimis!

Also Bibiís bakery on Hanover (or Frederick, can never quite remember) Street do good takeaway cupcakes.

Thereís also a Cuckoos bakery branch inside Debenhams I think.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Aug 20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 46,842
Posted By Wordsworth
No, you can request a refund as soon as any...

No, you can request a refund as soon as any flight on your ticket is cancelled.
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 20 Aug 20, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By Wordsworth
Local rumour has it they treated staff v badly...

Local rumour has it they treated staff v badly during the shutdown and there has been some stuff in the press, may be related.
...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 14 Aug 20, 10:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By Wordsworth
Oh Civerinos is becoming a bit of a pizza chain...

Oh Civerinos is becoming a bit of a pizza chain to be reckoned with in Edinburgh.

Bross Bagels also have good lunch offerings and shops in various places but I think itís mostly takeaway rather...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 14 Aug 20, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By Wordsworth
I think itís maybe more like 30 minutes drive...

I think itís maybe more like 30 minutes drive from Collace to Dundee, but if you want to drive a few minutes more on top and fancy something on the finer dining side of things, The Newport Restaurant...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 14 Aug 20, 09:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By Wordsworth
Bread Meets Bread for burgers. I think if you...

Bread Meets Bread for burgers. I think if you phone, you can maybe book.

https://www.breadmeatsbread.com/

I also like Topolabamba but my fave tacos place is El Cartel, you can book their...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 14 Aug 20, 09:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By Wordsworth
My recommendations are a bit further out but I...

My recommendations are a bit further out but I really liked both Ox & Finch and Cail Bruich.
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 11 Aug 20, 07:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Wordsworth
We are off to Skye for a few nights in September,...

We are off to Skye for a few nights in September, doing a foodie stay basically!
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 11 Aug 20, 07:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By Wordsworth
All of this, except Iím a 25 minute walk from the...

All of this, except Iím a 25 minute walk from the zoo. :d:

What Iíd consider the good restaurants are booking up due to the reduced capacities and a lot of places arenít doing walk ins due to the...
Forum: General Trip Planning 10 Aug 20, 01:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,580
Posted By Wordsworth
We generally always walk around cities we visit...

We generally always walk around cities we visit and I tend to find it all seems much easier when youíre there versus how it looked on the map 🤣
Forum: General Trip Reports 9 Aug 20, 11:31 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,042
Posted By Wordsworth
We are now planning to go back to this part of...

We are now planning to go back to this part of Canada next year, as this was our second visit and thereís still a fair bit we havenít explored! Victoria is on the hit list for next time. Itís a...
Forum: General Trip Planning 9 Aug 20, 09:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,580
Posted By Wordsworth
Iíve stayed there for a few nights in 2019, and I...

Iíve stayed there for a few nights in 2019, and I really liked it. I am sure another poster said the same when I mentioned it in my trip report. I think I have a photo of our room in there. The desk...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 9 Aug 20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 50,234
Posted By Wordsworth
Today I finally got round to calling BA re a...

Today I finally got round to calling BA re a refund for my cancelled Avios flight to MCO at the end of the month! Kept forgetting as workís been hectic. I called around 10.30, was on hold for 45 mins...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Aug 20, 10:37 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,344
Posted By Wordsworth
Iíve never flown VA upper class but on the...

Iíve never flown VA upper class but on the assumption itís possibly between Club World and FIRST in standard, Iíd go out for the daytime, longer flight in upper class. Iíd then come back CW on BA.
...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 12 Jul 20, 07:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 758
Posted By Wordsworth
I am sorry to read about your aunt. Was...

I am sorry to read about your aunt.

Was having a sad day today about holidays being cancelled so decided to read trip reports, definitely looking forward to going back to universal at some point!...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 3 Jul 20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,177
Posted By Wordsworth
I agree. I'd also comment that how...

I agree.

I'd also comment that how widespread the virus is or isn't in the UK or Scotland isn't known with certainty at this point. We would need much wider testing of the general population than...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 3 Jul 20, 09:43 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,177
Posted By Wordsworth
It wasn't recommended in April, but has been...

It wasn't recommended in April, but has been recommended now, because the WHO changed their guidance on masks at the start of June.

The relevant part of the WHO guidance now says:

Non-medical,...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 2 Jul 20, 07:18 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,177
Posted By Wordsworth
There are geographical boundaries though.

There are geographical boundaries though.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 2 Jul 20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,177
Posted By Wordsworth
Surely someone was capable of pointing out that...

Surely someone was capable of pointing out that (1) people in China donít wear masks 24/7 and (2) even though they do reduce risk, theyíre not magic infallible shields? :D
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 2 Jul 20, 01:00 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,177
Posted By Wordsworth
I think Nicola Sturgeon is trying her best to...

I think Nicola Sturgeon is trying her best to protect the people of Scotland. I am glad for it.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 30 Jun 20, 08:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,732
Posted By Wordsworth
Re short haul, my EDI-LGW on 29th August was...

Re short haul, my EDI-LGW on 29th August was cancelled yesterday.
Forum: General Trip Reports 29 Jun 20, 10:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,697
Posted By Wordsworth
Thank you for reading! Singapore surprised me in...

Thank you for reading! Singapore surprised me in a great way and even though it was only a short trip, we felt so relaxed, I think in part because of the lovely hotels. Iíd love to go back and...
Forum: Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong Theme Parks 29 Jun 20, 07:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,255
Posted By Wordsworth
Iíve booked for 8 nights in March next year and...

Iíve booked for 8 nights in March next year and am hopeful we will get to go and thereís no quarantine! My hotel rate is fully refundable, and my flights are booked on Avios points so also refundable.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Jun 20, 12:01 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 10,375
Posted By Wordsworth
My deposit was returned to my card this week; I...

My deposit was returned to my card this week; I cancelled on the evening the email was issued.

My DCL refund took over a week after cancellation.
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 26 Jun 20, 08:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,458
Posted By Wordsworth
My planned cruise has now been formally cancelled...

My planned cruise has now been formally cancelled by Disney; Iíd emailed DCL mentioning the agent had suggested weíd get deposit back and theyíve confirmed we will get it refunded.

Happy with...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 26 Jun 20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 14,865
Posted By Wordsworth
You can still sing it if you want, you might look...

You can still sing it if you want, you might look weird but thereís a fair chance you already did, to at least some of the folk around you :pgig:
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 26 Jun 20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 14,865
Posted By Wordsworth
I love Splash Mountain as a ride, but given the...

I love Splash Mountain as a ride, but given the discussion thatís been going on about Song of the South for some time now, Iím slightly surprised this decision has only just been made.

Iím fine...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 Jun 20, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By Wordsworth
You can get a refund as soon as a leg is...

You can get a refund as soon as a leg is cancelled. Doesnít have to be the outbound.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 Jun 20, 10:07 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 50,234
Posted By Wordsworth
Mine is the same but on mine, if you click on...

Mine is the same but on mine, if you click on cancel, it takes you to a page to fill out for a voucher. At the bottom of that it says you need to call for a cash refund.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 Jun 20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 50,234
Posted By Wordsworth
In my experience (two calls so far) they donít...

In my experience (two calls so far) they donít even offer the voucher if youíve gone to the bother of calling and holding - because you could have done the voucher online but you need to call for...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 24 Jun 20, 06:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,479
Posted By Wordsworth
It doesnít cover all COVID implications though...

It doesnít cover all COVID implications though. This is who my insurance is with and this is the summary we got,

ďAny policy sold by CoverForYou includes cover for any medical claim due to...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 Jun 20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 50,234
Posted By Wordsworth
Just a watch out - I cancelled my Avios and...

Just a watch out - I cancelled my Avios and voucher booking for the trip I should be on now, it had to be referred to a specialist agent by the person who took my call, by in my case Iíd made changes...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 24 Jun 20, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 677
Posted By Wordsworth
Sadly quite a few have been cancelled today,...

Sadly quite a few have been cancelled today, including mine for 29th August. There's another thread capturing cancellation info in current issues if people are interested.

We already knew we...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 24 Jun 20, 12:56 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 50,234
Posted By Wordsworth
LGW - MCO on 29 August has been cancelled; just...

LGW - MCO on 29 August has been cancelled; just got email through now. I will wait to phone them for my refund I think!
Forum: General Trip Reports 22 Jun 20, 11:12 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,042
Posted By Wordsworth
Itís such a great place! We are thinking about...

Itís such a great place! We are thinking about going back next year if travel is allowed. :grin: we havenít done much of Victoria so that would be our focus.
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