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Forum: General Chat Today, 09:41 AM
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Mobile MM -I am sorry to hear your DD is having such...

MM -I am sorry to hear your DD is having such awful pain in her back. That isnt fun at all 😟

I hope the specialist can find out what is causing it and how to control it.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 01:00 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I am always polite. It costs nothing to be polite...

I am always polite. It costs nothing to be polite and at the end of the day it isnt your fault if something has gone wrong.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 12:58 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile How very awful. So very scary for all involved 😟

How very awful. So very scary for all involved 😟
Forum: General Trip Reports 15 Nov 19, 06:21 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile For an unplanned day you saw some great sights...

For an unplanned day you saw some great sights. Sometimes the simple things have a charm!

I hope things go ok in Hong Kong. My son says the MTR is a bit hit and miss at the moment. There are quite...
Forum: General Chat 15 Nov 19, 04:17 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Hi, Thanks got thinking of us. HK is his...

Hi,

Thanks got thinking of us. HK is his home university. Classes have been cancelled this week and next week they will be online. Apart from last Friday when things got a bit heated at his...
Forum: General Trip Reports 14 Nov 19, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile You really are having a fabulous time! It does...

You really are having a fabulous time! It does look cold though. At least it will be warmer in HK.
Forum: General Trip Reports 14 Nov 19, 06:28 AM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Wow! What an amazing day. I think the extra cost...

Wow! What an amazing day. I think the extra cost of a private tour was well worth it for this one in a lifetime experience. The photos are glorious!

You certainly deserved the ice cream at the end...
Forum: General Trip Reports 12 Nov 19, 07:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 125
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Another fab day! You are lucky bank of China...

Another fab day! You are lucky bank of China worked as in HK it never works for my son - he has to use Hang Seng 😜

Great haggling! I love the color of your dress!
Forum: General Chat 11 Nov 19, 09:48 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I think sharing as it would be to expensive...

I think sharing as it would be to expensive otherwise!
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 11 Nov 19, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 194
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile We were there over Christmas up to NYE three...

We were there over Christmas up to NYE three years ago! So lovely to see all the Christmas stuff!

We must have got lucky as we paid $2000 for 10 nights in a hotel in LIC!

Have fun planning!
Forum: General Chat 11 Nov 19, 05:56 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Good luck with the house hunting. I have no idea...

Good luck with the house hunting. I have no idea what that will be like for DS in a years time. I know there is an accommodation office on campus. Thankfully he is guaranteed accommodation for the...
Forum: General Trip Reports 11 Nov 19, 03:11 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Summer Palace looks so very pretty. I am like you...

Summer Palace looks so very pretty. I am like you in that I am not a fan of yours to places like this as it can be a tick exercise!

McDos can sometimes be just the thing you need!
Forum: General Trip Reports 10 Nov 19, 10:32 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile It all sounds fascinating! The Olympic Stadium at...

It all sounds fascinating! The Olympic Stadium at night looks amazing!

The one thing that puts me off China is the food as I dont eat meat. You are doing well finding places to eat!
Forum: General Chat 10 Nov 19, 04:04 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Thank you for taking the time to update us...

Thank you for taking the time to update us. Isabel continues to be such a start at such a difficult time.

Thinking of you all.
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 9 Nov 19, 08:16 PM
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Views: 816
Posted By Melbatb
Not a good day on potentially losing essential...

Not a good day on potentially losing essential documents - thank goodness you found both the passports and the driving licence!

Very :eek: re the plane! And the grumpy cabin crew.

I am...
Forum: General Trip Reports 9 Nov 19, 07:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By Melbatb
Having just got back from HK, I am reading along...

Having just got back from HK, I am reading along with interest!

You had a good travel day and well done on negotiating the metro!
Forum: General Trip Reports 9 Nov 19, 07:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 359
Posted By Melbatb
What a fascinating day! I love the sound of...

What a fascinating day!

I love the sound of the shops in the apartment block - my type of place.
Your meal was so cheap - you were very brave to try so many different things. No pizza express for...
Forum: Indexes 9 Nov 19, 07:40 AM
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Posted By Melbatb
Thanks both of you :D Index updated!

Thanks both of you :D
Index updated!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 9 Nov 19, 07:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 545
Posted By Melbatb
Thank you :D Sad to be apart from my boy but he...

Thank you :D Sad to be apart from my boy but he will soon be home for Christmas!



Thanks - it was a very special trip.



Thanks! I know I do like to do different things from the norm! Lots...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 9 Nov 19, 07:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 545
Posted By Melbatb
Jo - he is home for a month at Christmas :D No...

Jo - he is home for a month at Christmas :D
No plans yet - we will go skiing between Christmas and New Year but that is local.
I fancy Canada (Quebec) again next year but we need to discuss!


...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 9 Nov 19, 07:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 359
Posted By Melbatb
The cable car was fab - great views all around! ...

The cable car was fab - great views all around!



The meal was errrrr interesting! The hairy thing was so awful - especially the texture.



I am missing my boy this week :( I think he is...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 9 Nov 19, 07:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 445
Posted By Melbatb
Thank you. Certainly one of the more picturesque...

Thank you. Certainly one of the more picturesque places!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 9 Nov 19, 07:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 445
Posted By Melbatb
I loved those gardens - so very calm! My legs...

I loved those gardens - so very calm!
My legs ached after the bike ride though - I am so unfit :D



The sushi was such good value. O said he really enjoyed the ones I got him on Sunday. Made a...
Forum: General Chat 7 Nov 19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 928
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Ours isnt! It used to be but when we changed it...

Ours isnt! It used to be but when we changed it we moved it to where it was more practical!
Forum: General Chat 7 Nov 19, 05:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,857
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile How awful. I hope you arent impacted.

How awful. I hope you arent impacted.
Forum: General Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 03:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Thanks Jo for another fab report. I really must...

Thanks Jo for another fab report. I really must visit Washington DC!
Forum: General Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile That view is amazing! You did well to get...

That view is amazing! You did well to get tickets!

I hope your foot is better - it sounded very painful !
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 04:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 537
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile The wetland was a great find. Not at all what you...

The wetland was a great find. Not at all what you expect on such a bustling place!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 04:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 537
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I dont know if it is real cheese or perhaps a...

I dont know if it is real cheese or perhaps a cream cheese type thing. Whichever , I dont think it would become my drink of choice :D
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 04:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 537
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile It was definitely a very different day to what...

It was definitely a very different day to what you would expect in Hong Kong!

I think the cheese topped tea would be a better bet than some of the offerings in the restaurants!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 04:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 537
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Hotel Icon seems to be recommended on the...

Hotel Icon seems to be recommended on the TripAdvisor forums! You will have a blast!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 04:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 544
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile We were so lucky with the lack of crowds - I...

We were so lucky with the lack of crowds - I think we will never be so lucky again!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 04:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 791
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile It must be a problem with the IFE but having said...

It must be a problem with the IFE but having said that there were no issues on the way back.

It was so lovely to see O again - only a bit more than 6 weeks until he is home for Christmas!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 04:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Banana slushy sounds so wrong (I dont do bananas...

Banana slushy sounds so wrong (I dont do bananas :D) but otherwise it seems you all had a great day!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 6 Nov 19, 04:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile What a busy day! It is so much more fun when the...

What a busy day! It is so much more fun when the rides are all walk on!
Forum: General Trip Reports 5 Nov 19, 09:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I agree about the Plymouth Rock 😉 The hotel...

I agree about the Plymouth Rock 😉

The hotel looks amazing and the atmosphere must have been brilliant with the ice hockey final!
Forum: General Trip Reports 5 Nov 19, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 90
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile What a lovely last day on Cape Cod! It is such a...

What a lovely last day on Cape Cod! It is such a lovely part of New England.
Forum: General Trip Reports 5 Nov 19, 09:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 141
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile It has been really interesting to read about...

It has been really interesting to read about Washington. You managed to get on some great tours!

I hope your ankle/foot didnt turn into anything more serious.
Forum: General Trip Reports 5 Nov 19, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile How exciting to have visited the pentagon! I...

How exciting to have visited the pentagon! I didnt realize so many people worked there!

The cemetery must have been interesting to have seen.

I hope your eyes cleared up.
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 5 Nov 19, 08:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 831
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile What a busy day! What is it with men and washing...

What a busy day! What is it with men and washing of vital clothes! I hope they dried in time!

Dinner looks lovely! And free cake has to be a plus!
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