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Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 12 Jun 19, 02:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,568
Posted By Wappum
Mobile We did 3 nights in San Diego last year and it was...

We did 3 nights in San Diego last year and it was the highlight of the whole holiday for all of us - so much so that we are heading back there this Summer for 8 days. Cant wait
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 12 Jun 19, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By Wappum
Mobile We had an Airbnb booked in Santa Monica last...

We had an Airbnb booked in Santa Monica last August, a few weeks before we due to go on holiday the owner cancelled our booking due to a change in law regarding short term lets. As there were 5 of us...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 31 Jul 18, 05:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,079
Posted By Wappum
Mobile Im currently on the West Coast, been here a week...

Im currently on the West Coast, been here a week and so far done San Fran, Santa Monica and now in Anaheim - have San Diego and Las Vegas to go.

It has been a completely different holiday, it is...
Forum: Hurricane Advice 5 Sep 17, 10:53 PM
Replies: 873
Views: 115,241
Posted By Wappum
I'm currently at Tampa airport, waiting to board...

I'm currently at Tampa airport, waiting to board the BA flight home. I had to speaking to the staff at the boarding gate earlier and asked whether the flight was busy (as flying over 2 weeks ago the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Aug 17, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 471
Posted By Wappum
There was last year when we flew from the North...

There was last year when we flew from the North Terminal. It's at the very far end of the building, just behind a Boots store
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Jul 17, 11:15 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,963
Posted By Wappum
We land Wednesday morning, kids will be in school...

We land Wednesday morning, kids will be in school Thursday. I find having to get up and back into a routine helps and they don't usually suffer too much from jet lag.

I find going in the other...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Jul 17, 11:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,755
Posted By Wappum
Mobile We had exactly this connection time in April -...

We had exactly this connection time in April - was loads of time as immigration was empty when we arrived

We were only travelling with hand luggage so missed the bag collection/drop but - but we...
Forum: General Chat 26 Jun 17, 12:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By Wappum
I used them last year - had to pay via bank...

I used them last year - had to pay via bank transfer rather than a card payment, which worried me slightly. But all was fine and they were delivered on time
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 14 Jun 17, 07:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,440
Posted By Wappum
The grumpy face photo of your daughter made me...

The grumpy face photo of your daughter made me chuckle. I have very similar pictures of our 3yr old from our last trip.
Forum: General Chat 31 May 17, 12:57 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,475
Posted By Wappum
Mobile 6 months, twice a year

6 months, twice a year
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 26 May 17, 09:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,567
Posted By Wappum
Mobile We usually go in August and none of us (2 adults,...

We usually go in August and none of us (2 adults, 3 kids) have ever bothered with swim shoes. They spray the paths to cool them, some bits are shaded and you spend most of the time in the water - so...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 26 May 17, 05:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,027
Posted By Wappum
We did in last month with 3 kids (13,8 and 2)...

We did in last month with 3 kids (13,8 and 2). Had a 1hr 55 connection. Walked straight up to an empty immigration desk and even with some issues over my sons ESTA we were through in 10 mins

We...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 23 May 17, 05:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,563
Posted By Wappum
Mobile Traveling with my 3 kids is like a 9hr game of...

Traveling with my 3 kids is like a 9hr game of musical chairs, and we've never been told to return to our original booked seats by the crew
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 17 May 17, 03:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,697
Posted By Wappum
Mobile In ten visits to Orlando we've done Universal...

In ten visits to Orlando we've done Universal twice. We aren't doing it this year either - although we are buying day passes for Volcano Bay

None of us are Harry Potter fans, and it's only my...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 May 17, 05:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,207
Posted By Wappum
We went last month for 12 days - spent 2 at the...

We went last month for 12 days - spent 2 at the beach and just had Busch/Seaworld and Aquatica tickets for the 10 days we were in Orlando. We have 3 kids, youngest is 2 and found we had loads still...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 May 17, 12:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,601
Posted By Wappum
Mobile My husband visits a gun range regularly over...

My husband visits a gun range regularly over there. He has to take proof of ID, but has never been asked to provide an ESTA.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 15 May 17, 12:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,601
Posted By Wappum
On the 1st scan of my sons passport at...

On the 1st scan of my sons passport at immigration last month it said there was no valid ESTA. The officer did ask if I had a print out of it, which as I did, he asked to see. He then did something...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 15 May 17, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 462
Posted By Wappum
Mobile I drink Kefir, and found that in Walmart and...

I drink Kefir, and found that in Walmart and Wholefoods in April
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 May 17, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,106
Posted By Wappum
Mobile We did Man-PHL-TPA last month. First indirect as...

We did Man-PHL-TPA last month. First indirect as we usually fly from LGW. We had a 2hr connection time and made it with plenty of time - even with 3 kids in tow. We did take hand luggage only though...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Apr 17, 05:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,413
Posted By Wappum
Mobile We did this, but in the reverse direction...

We did this, but in the reverse direction (Gatwick to Heathrow). I prebooked a private transfer who collected us outside arrivals and dropped us off at T5. Journey took just under an hr and from...
Forum: General Chat 11 Apr 17, 12:16 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,520
Posted By Wappum
A few years ago my dad was diagnosed with...

A few years ago my dad was diagnosed with Huntingtons diease. This is a dominant genetic diease, meaning as his daughter I have a 50/50 chance of carrying the gene, and if I do - I will develop the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Mar 17, 02:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By Wappum
Mobile Yeah, I think we'll be stuck with whatever they...

Yeah, I think we'll be stuck with whatever they offer us. It's fine, as this trip was always meant to be a bonus trip as we're also going this summer (Thankfully direct that time!) Hopefully BA can...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Mar 17, 11:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By Wappum
Mobile I've now spoken to American who confirmed we're...

I've now spoken to American who confirmed we're on the 17.35 flight, but couldn't say why BA have us on the 15.30 - nor could they swap us over to the 15.30 as it was a BA booking

So they...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Mar 17, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By Wappum
Mobile That was my argument with BA when I rang them -...

That was my argument with BA when I rang them - as I'd booked it via them, and I'm flying on their partner airline, how come it's down to me to work out which of the 2 flight times is actually...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Mar 17, 10:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By Wappum
Mobile Yup, I want the 2hr connection - we're taking...

Yup, I want the 2hr connection - we're taking hand luggage only so pretty confident of making the connection (as long as the 1st flight arrives in time)

My query is relating to the 2 different...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Mar 17, 10:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By Wappum
Mobile Connection time anomaly

We are flying indirect for the 1st time in a couple of weeks - MAN to TPA via PHL. All booked via British Airways but flying with American Airlines

I've just been online to book seats for the...
Forum: General Chat 4 Feb 17, 01:26 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,178
Posted By Wappum
Mobile Sorry to hear your dad has passed away, it's...

Sorry to hear your dad has passed away, it's never easy no matter their age.

My dad was referred to the coroner - he died of mesothelioma (asbestos cancer) and only a few weeks after diagnosis so...
Forum: General Chat 7 Sep 16, 05:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,117
Posted By Wappum
Mobile I have a new style Xtrail (the larger Nissan...

I have a new style Xtrail (the larger Nissan model) after having an old style Qashqai for 8 years. Never had any issues with my Qashqai just needed more space so upgraded to the Xtrail and in the 4...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Jun 16, 04:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 972
Posted By Wappum
We've used BA for the last 8 years, are booked...

We've used BA for the last 8 years, are booked for this summer and next Easter with them - and more than likely will use them for next Summer too.

We usually have Avios to reduce the costs and all...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 2 Jun 16, 08:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,072
Posted By Wappum
I need to link our booking - could you tell me...

I need to link our booking - could you tell me which email address you used to contact AVIS please?
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 28 May 16, 06:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,237
Posted By Wappum
I married nearly 9yrs ago and have since renewed...

I married nearly 9yrs ago and have since renewed my passport in my maiden name as I filled out the forms on autopilot. Travel to the US every year with my husband and kids all who have the married...
Forum: General Chat 13 May 16, 07:44 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,730
Posted By Wappum
We flew BA Clubworld last summer with 3 kids aged...

We flew BA Clubworld last summer with 3 kids aged 11,7,and 14 months. On boarding a man sat across the aisle from me loudly asked me if I planned to keep my children under control as he didn't agree...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 13 May 16, 05:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,281
Posted By Wappum
I've loved reading along with your holiday, thank...

I've loved reading along with your holiday, thank you for taking the time everyday to wrte it up. Hope you get some sleep on the plane
Forum: Beyond the Parks 9 May 16, 07:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,955
Posted By Wappum
We've done the Hilton twice - great location but...

We've done the Hilton twice - great location but the 2nd time we stayed the room was rubbish for the amount we paid.
We stayed at the Holiday Inn and Suites once - good price but a little too far...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 3 May 16, 05:32 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,652
Posted By Wappum
Congratulations - loved the dress, you looked...

Congratulations - loved the dress, you looked gorgeous
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Apr 16, 09:19 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,761
Posted By Wappum
I live in a village .5 mile from North Petherton,...

I live in a village .5 mile from North Petherton, one of my kids goes to Blake now - small world
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Apr 16, 07:06 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 19,279
Posted By Wappum
I've booked! Beach Club for August 2017. ...

I've booked! Beach Club for August 2017.

Woooot, now get to plan next years plus this years
Forum: General Chat 20 Apr 16, 09:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,022
Posted By Wappum
I'm 35 and I always wear denim shorts, its the...

I'm 35 and I always wear denim shorts, its the only kind I own. I don't find them uncomfortable although I'm not a fan of water rides so I stay away from them.

No chaffing or sweatier than...
Forum: General Chat 19 Apr 16, 03:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,423
Posted By Wappum
I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your son...

I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your son. I'm so glad you are able to continue with Disneyworld holidays and include him in such a lovely way
Forum: General Chat 19 Apr 16, 12:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,423
Posted By Wappum
The 1st time we took our children my then 6yr old...

The 1st time we took our children my then 6yr old turned to me as we were leaving MK and stated that 'Grandad would have loved this' My dad had died the year before and Florida had been his favourite...
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