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Forum: General Chat Today, 06:11 AM
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Mobile Thanks everyone! I cant believe it is almost...

Thanks everyone! I cant believe it is almost here. Just three days left at work and then my boy 🥰 I havent seen him for 9 weeks!
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 09:03 PM
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Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
So glad that Georgia is finding her feet :D ...

So glad that Georgia is finding her feet :D

Midterm exams have started for DS. His first was at 7pm yesterday 😳. His has one on Thursday and then two the following Tuesday! He went out hiking this...
Forum: General Trip Reports Yesterday, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 72
Posted By Melbatb
Glad you managed to get rid of the migraine...

Glad you managed to get rid of the migraine eventually. I thankfully dont suffer but do get sunshine headaches which result in a darkened room therapy so I do sympathise.

Love the golf shorts!
...
Forum: General Trip Planning Yesterday, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By Melbatb
We stayed at Home2Suites in Long Island City. Two...

We stayed at Home2Suites in Long Island City. Two double beds, a sofa bed, a kitchenette and free breakfast. It was just 2 stops on the very convenient subway to Central Parks.

Have fun!
Forum: General Trip Reports 18 Oct 19, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 162
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile How lovely to meet up with Susan and Rob! Looks...

How lovely to meet up with Susan and Rob! Looks like the perfect afternoon - and I am glad Matt was feeling better!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 18 Oct 19, 05:57 PM
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Views: 252
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile How lovely does Lily look! What a treat for her!...

How lovely does Lily look! What a treat for her! You certainly pack a lot into the day!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 18 Oct 19, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By Melbatb
What a lovely day again! Glad to hear you are...

What a lovely day again! Glad to hear you are having a great time!
Forum: General Chat 18 Oct 19, 05:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 193
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Soon be here 🤪

Soon be here 🤪
Forum: General Trip Reports 18 Oct 19, 03:49 PM
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Views: 149
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile What a lovely relaxing day! Good food and drink...

What a lovely relaxing day! Good food and drink and a bit of sunshine- what more can you ask 😀
Forum: General Trip Reports 17 Oct 19, 10:16 PM
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Views: 113
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Back to the beginning! I hope Paul started to...

Back to the beginning! I hope Paul started to feel better - well for a while until the cocktails kicked in 🤣
Forum: General Trip Reports 16 Oct 19, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By Melbatb
Another one who struggles to take a selfie 😂 ...

Another one who struggles to take a selfie 😂

The travel day seemed good - no hiccups which is always a good thing! And a bargain bus trip from the airport 👍

Looking forward to hearing more!
Forum: Reports and Reviews for Dining and Restaurants 16 Oct 19, 07:08 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 9,950
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile All caught up :D You have had some...

All caught up :D

You have had some delicious looking meals and cocktails!

Enjoy the rest of your trip!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 15 Oct 19, 06:56 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile What a fab day! You sound as though you are all...

What a fab day! You sound as though you are all having so much fun!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 15 Oct 19, 06:51 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile You did well to keep going for so long! You...

You did well to keep going for so long! You packed a lot in!
Forum: General Trip Planning 15 Oct 19, 06:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 121
Posted By Melbatb
Frankfurt is one of my regular transit airports...

Frankfurt is one of my regular transit airports. Things to note:
*If you are not at the gate, and need to be bussed in it can take ages (15-20mins)
* It is a big airport - when I was there in March...
Forum: General Trip Planning 15 Oct 19, 03:30 PM
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Views: 310
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Montreal? For five or 6 days there is plenty to...

Montreal? For five or 6 days there is plenty to do or you could fo a split stay with Quebec City.

Or Toronto including a visit to Niagara Falls 😀
Forum: Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong Theme Parks 15 Oct 19, 03:27 PM
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Views: 165
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I have flown through Brussels lots - it is quite...

I have flown through Brussels lots - it is quite a compact airport and if the flight is on time it should be ok. A rush but doable. However if the flight is late, it would be difficult. Is there an...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 14 Oct 19, 09:56 PM
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Views: 713
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile That was a long day! Glad you got there in the...

That was a long day! Glad you got there in the end!
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 14 Oct 19, 09:45 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Have a fabulous trip Jackie!

Have a fabulous trip Jackie!
Forum: General Chat 14 Oct 19, 09:28 PM
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Views: 1,637
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Poor lass - hope she is feeling better soon

Poor lass - hope she is feeling better soon
Forum: General Chat 14 Oct 19, 09:25 PM
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Views: 1,695
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I live in France! Nowadays we can find most...

I live in France!

Nowadays we can find most things - marmite, Cadburys, beans etc but cinnamon bagels are a lost cause. So that would be in my care package. Most things I have learnt to live...
Forum: General Chat 14 Oct 19, 09:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 566
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Hi Tinkerbell :wave: Your rain has now made...

Hi Tinkerbell :wave:

Your rain has now made it over the French border! Bucketing it down for the first time in ages!
Forum: General Chat 13 Oct 19, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4,063
Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I am sorry your DD is feeling ill - not fun at...

I am sorry your DD is feeling ill - not fun at the best of times. Has she thought about a good diary just to see if there is any pattern?

Hugs to you both.
Forum: General Trip Planning 13 Oct 19, 07:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,096
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile We have always done Canada independently! We...

We have always done Canada independently!

We loved Vancouver island - we spent 6 nights there and could have spent longer! We have only done the Rockies as a skiing destination - such beautiful...
Forum: General Chat 13 Oct 19, 11:01 AM
Replies: 4,063
Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I am so looking forward to it! I hope he is too 🤣

I am so looking forward to it! I hope he is too 🤣
Forum: General Chat 13 Oct 19, 10:42 AM
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Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile ((Hugs)) to all those who are struggling on the...

((Hugs)) to all those who are struggling on the friend front. To be honest I have no idea if DS feels lonely - as he is so far away it isnt a question I want to ask him. I think because so many of...
Forum: General Trip Reports 12 Oct 19, 07:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile What a lovely relaxing day! I didnt realize that...

What a lovely relaxing day! I didnt realize that the most southerly part of Asia was in Singapore!
Forum: General Trip Reports 12 Oct 19, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile A good golfing day! I am like you with regards...

A good golfing day! I am like you with regards to being able to hit a ball moving quickly at me - though I used to be quite good when I was younger!

Hadnt Evan realised that when you are the...
Forum: General Chat 12 Oct 19, 05:46 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,595
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile ((Hugs)) to all of you.

((Hugs)) to all of you.
Forum: General Chat 10 Oct 19, 06:32 PM
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Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile You can imagine how I felt 😘 - he is such a good...

You can imagine how I felt 😘 - he is such a good lad!
Forum: General Chat 10 Oct 19, 06:30 PM
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Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
He has been managing - could you imagine the...

He has been managing - could you imagine the stink if he hasnt done any washing in eight weeks 😷
Forum: General Chat 10 Oct 19, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4,063
Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Four years - though he hopes to do a semester...

Four years - though he hopes to do a semester abroad (USA)!
Forum: General Trip Reports 10 Oct 19, 06:00 PM
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Views: 267
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile What a lovely city it looks! Certainly on my list...

What a lovely city it looks! Certainly on my list for a visit!
Forum: General Chat 10 Oct 19, 05:53 PM
Replies: 4,063
Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile He has two semesters - August to December and...

He has two semesters - August to December and February to May. Each has 13 weeks of classes, two weeks of revision and then a week of exams.

Once the exams are done, that course is done and...
Forum: General Chat 10 Oct 19, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4,063
Views: 217,295
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile So nice to hear the updates! I think finding good...

So nice to hear the updates! I think finding good friends is always a challenge.

Not much has changed for DS. He is revising as he has his midterms the week after next. He wants good results as...
Forum: General Chat 10 Oct 19, 04:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 769
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile How cool is that!

How cool is that!
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 06:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,560
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Mine is in a time zone 6 hours ahead. I always...

Mine is in a time zone 6 hours ahead. I always send him a whatsapp when I wake up simply with morning - just so he knows I am up if he wants to chat!

Sometimes he does, sometimes he doesnt. I...
Forum: General Trip Reports 9 Oct 19, 06:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile A long travel day but you seemed to manage to get...

A long travel day but you seemed to manage to get enough sleep!

Singapore looks stunning!
Forum: General Chat 7 Oct 19, 07:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,806
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile DS has been gone almost 8 weeks now. He is...

DS has been gone almost 8 weeks now. He is currently busy revising for his midterms in two weeks time.

He is enjoying life living in Hong Kong though obviously at the moment things are very...
Forum: Reports and Reviews for Dining and Restaurants 6 Oct 19, 09:36 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 9,950
Posted By Melbatb
Just seen this! You are certainly eating and...

Just seen this!

You are certainly eating and drinking well :D
Love the homage to Neilh - I thought of his eggcellent trip report as soon as you started on the egg jokes 😂

Enjoy the rest of...
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