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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Aug 20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By travelgirl
Virgin October flights

Just found out our flight to Orlando from Manchester on October 9th has been cancelled. Contacted Expedia for a refund which they said could take up to 12 weeks
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Mar 20, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By travelgirl
Travelling on Tui with infants

Has anyone had experience of travelling on Tui with infants, we will have our 3 year old grandson and twin infants with us. The prices from Manchester with virgin are ridiculous so looking at Tui as...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 13 Dec 19, 03:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 607
Posted By travelgirl
We flew into tampa in October and had Kia Soul...

We flew into tampa in October and had Kia Soul opted for pay the the fuel and return empty. We used a quarter of a tank from Tampa to our villa in Davenport. Very economical car, just the 2 of us...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Nov 19, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 576
Posted By travelgirl
Duty free

We usually travel direct from Manchester with virgin or Thomas Cook, but this time due to Thomas Cook collapse we had to fly with Lufthansa via Frankfurt. My question is we are travelling with hand...
Forum: General Chat 30 Oct 19, 04:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,030
Posted By travelgirl
Hope that 100F :cool2:

Hope that 100F :cool2:
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Sep 19, 05:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By travelgirl
Thomas Cook cabin bags

We are travelling with Thomas Cook light with no hold luggage, does anyone know if we can take a small backpack along with a cabin sized suitcase, we want to carry our I pads in the backpack to save...
Forum: Hurricane Advice 31 Aug 19, 04:24 PM
Replies: 628
Views: 87,714
Posted By travelgirl
Here is the latest forecast ...

Here is the latest forecast


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Forum: Accommodation 6 Jun 19, 02:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,270
Posted By travelgirl
Air conditioning should be set around 74f , we...

Air conditioning should be set around 74f , we have ours set at around that. It should never be below 72 or the unit could freeze up. We are here now and find 74 is very comfortable.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 5 Jun 19, 09:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,567
Posted By travelgirl
Margaritaville

The new water park at margaritaville is now open. Not sure of the prices it looks good from the 192
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 13 Dec 18, 12:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,301
Posted By travelgirl
Yesterday we were in the bag check queue at EPCOT...

Yesterday we were in the bag check queue at EPCOT and in front of us was a senior couple with a small white dog in a Stroller with a label saying support dog,really,itís getting ridiculous a small...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 30 Nov 18, 03:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,613
Posted By travelgirl
Rock and Brews opened 3 weeks ago good food and...

Rock and Brews opened 3 weeks ago good food and lots of craft brews. The shopping mall is nowhere near ready we had a drive around this week and the shop fitters arenít there so it looks like it...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 22 Nov 18, 06:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,218
Posted By travelgirl
A new bar restaurant has opened on the 192 at...

A new bar restaurant has opened on the 192 at Rolling Oak/Margaritaville we went yesterday the food was good and reasonably price and there was a huge selection of beers, itís called Rock and Brews...
Forum: Accommodation 16 Nov 18, 10:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,417
Posted By travelgirl
Margaritaville

Margaritaville is springing up fast now the houses are being built at a a fast rate there seem to be more everyday we pass. The water park is coming along as well but canít understand why itís so...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 13 Nov 18, 01:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,421
Posted By travelgirl
Mobile The new one is on the 192 at the west end near...

The new one is on the 192 at the west end near us27
Forum: Shopping in Florida 12 Nov 18, 10:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,421
Posted By travelgirl
Drove passed today the building and helicopter...

Drove passed today the building and helicopter all gone and the ground works have started itís next to the traffic lights at publix. It says Aldi coming soon, if itís anything like the one near us...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Nov 18, 11:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 21,192
Posted By travelgirl
It all looks a bit complicated on the map but we...

It all looks a bit complicated on the map but we found it easy travelling east from Sherberth road just took the ramp to the right. East bound was very busy could have been a traffic problem. To...
Forum: Accommodation 11 Nov 18, 11:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,504
Posted By travelgirl
Coronado Springs

We went for a walk around Coronado Springs yesterday so see what progress they have made everything is much of a building site. There are bridges across the lake join what will be a new restaurant...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 9 Nov 18, 11:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,421
Posted By travelgirl
Aldi

We have just driven along the 192 west and there is a sign opposite the Publix store near the 27 to say Aldi is coming soon. They have cleared the land and look ready to build.
Forum: Accommodation 7 Nov 18, 11:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,137
Posted By travelgirl
Our villa pool area faces south west and we get...

Our villa pool area faces south west and we get the sun from mid morning until the sun sets.
Forum: Shopping in Florida 5 Nov 18, 08:49 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 16,023
Posted By travelgirl
We are here now and have not been asked for I d...

We are here now and have not been asked for I d Walmart just asked for our date of birth. As 65 year olds it quite nice to be asked 😀
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 31 Oct 18, 06:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,974
Posted By travelgirl
Universal building 4th theme park?

New documents filed this week offer a first look at plans for Universal Orlandoís fourth theme park.

The plans will transform 540 acres of empty land near Lockheed Martin. Thatís in addition to...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 26 Oct 18, 02:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,613
Posted By travelgirl
We drove past this morning and the water slides...

We drove past this morning and the water slides are very close to the road near the Wawa garage, not sure if I would want to go one the slides in my bikini so close to the 192
Forum: Accommodation 12 Jun 18, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By travelgirl
BA like all other tour operators source their...

BA like all other tour operators source their villas from agents in Orlando, the villas are all privately owned and could be any where within a 30 minute drive of the parks. Usually in the Clermont,...
Forum: Accommodation 14 May 18, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,151
Posted By travelgirl
From what we saw they are well on with the...

From what we saw they are well on with the refurbishment of the Cabanas.
Forum: Accommodation 13 May 18, 09:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,151
Posted By travelgirl
Coronado Springs resort

We have been for a walk around csr today and are amazed at how fast they are getting on with the hotel. We were here last December and there was nothing to see and now the framework is up. They are...
Forum: Accommodation 7 May 18, 05:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,759
Posted By travelgirl
Give the management company a call they will send...

Give the management company a call they will send pest control out to give the villa a quick spray. Our villas are treated regularly and we also spray when we visit twice a year..
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 24 Feb 18, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By travelgirl
Hi Carrabbas at Formosa Gardens is nice for...

Hi

Carrabbas at Formosa Gardens is nice for a special meal. Itís not too formal but the food is good, itís our favourite for a special meal but doesnít break the bank.
Forum: Accommodation 17 Feb 18, 05:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,293
Posted By travelgirl
Wow thatís a lot of money, how many nights is...

Wow thatís a lot of money, how many nights is that for? I would wait until you get there and see if itís needed. and then contact the management company to have it put on.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Jan 18, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By travelgirl
We came back on the same flight on the 16/12 and...

We came back on the same flight on the 16/12 and were 5 hours delayed. The captain said it was due to bad weather on the New York return flight which had a knock on effect. We tried to claim from...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Jan 18, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By travelgirl
Thomas cook

Just checking the flight from Manchester to Orlando today and the status says it's been cancelled does anybody have any information
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Dec 17, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,648
Posted By travelgirl
I have spoken to Thomas Cook on Facebook and they...

I have spoken to Thomas Cook on Facebook and they have sent me a link to a form to put in a claim. I filled in a form with one of the no win no fee companies and they checked the flight and say we...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Dec 17, 06:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,648
Posted By travelgirl
The pilot told us it was a knock on effect from a...

The pilot told us it was a knock on effect from a Friday flight being delayed at New York which caused the flight on Saturday morning to delayed. The guests arriving at our villa told me she had a...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Dec 17, 03:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,648
Posted By travelgirl
Thomas cook help needed

We came home on Saturday from Mco - Man on the air tanker it was dreadful. The flight was delayed by 5 hours and was the worst flight we have ever been on. When we eventually boarded we were told...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 9 Oct 17, 11:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 488
Posted By travelgirl
Hi Davenport is a very large area, do you know...

Hi
Davenport is a very large area, do you know the location of the villa?
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 3 Oct 17, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,519
Posted By travelgirl
We did it returning in June this year, we also...

We did it returning in June this year, we also had 55 minutes in Philadelphia. Everything went well, we landed 15 minutes early and we had the luxury of relaxing at the gate for 20 minutes before our...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 3 Oct 17, 03:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,519
Posted By travelgirl
Is that going out or coming back.

Is that going out or coming back.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Sep 17, 04:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,080
Posted By travelgirl
Just booked 22/4 to 12/06 man to Mco with virgin...

Just booked 22/4 to 12/06 man to Mco with virgin. £ 700 for 2 bargain
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Jul 17, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,100
Posted By travelgirl
Hi We have been using insure and go for...

Hi

We have been using insure and go for several years with pre existing conditions and last year my dh fell out of the loft hatch in our villa and ended up in celebration hospital with 12 broken...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 30 Jun 17, 01:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,068
Posted By travelgirl
Whoops I stand corrected 😱😱

Whoops I stand corrected 😱😱
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 30 Jun 17, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,068
Posted By travelgirl
Thomas Cook fly direct to Orlando all year round...

Thomas Cook fly direct to Orlando all year round. We are flying with TC direct from Manchester to Orlando October 27th returning December 16th 2017
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