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Jan 21, 20, 8:13 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,532
Posted By rcspeirs

That hotel is now rebranded as a "Blu"

That hotel is now rebranded as a "Blu"
Jan 19, 20, 2:15 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,231
Posted By rcspeirs

Some of these weekend ski charter flights operare...

Some of these weekend ski charter flights operare in "stealth" mode. They don't show up in flight radar. Example is the Edinburgh to Verona ski charter.
Not suggesting anything underhand about that,...
Jan 13, 20, 11:59 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 7,575
Posted By rcspeirs

At Heathrow, There is a gulf between hertz...

At Heathrow, There is a gulf between hertz marketing department and hertz operational staff. Gold choice used to be offered at Heathrow but it rarely worked, and now I think they've given up any...
Jan 9, 20, 1:10 am
Replies: 19
Views: 3,261
Posted By rcspeirs

SA100. Not clear if these are your staff or...

SA100. Not clear if these are your staff or something different? I know that some employers that I've previously worked for had a limit on how many staff could be on the same aircraft. Insurance /...
Jan 2, 20, 1:18 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,571
Posted By rcspeirs

If I needed to get from Heathrow to Vauxhall, I...

If I needed to get from Heathrow to Vauxhall, I would never consider Heathrow Express. It takes you to a station nowhere near your destination, and doesn't save any meaningful time over the tube.
If...
Dec 26, 19, 3:34 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 568
Posted By rcspeirs

The journey by Northern Line and DLR will be...

The journey by Northern Line and DLR will be quicker - about a half hour. However, if you have big luggage, the change at Bank is unpleasant.
Dec 26, 19, 10:20 am
Replies: 7
Views: 568
Posted By rcspeirs

Presumably you are heading to a hotel somewhere...

Presumably you are heading to a hotel somewhere nearby? The last departure from LCY on a Saturday is a few minutes after noon, which you have zero chance of making.
Dec 23, 19, 12:05 am
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By rcspeirs

"spouses, no need to add them to the contract as...

"spouses, no need to add them to the contract as they're automatically an authorized driver as per the terms of the rental agreement."
That's advice for N America. In other countries, you do need to...
Dec 19, 19, 6:51 am
Replies: 23
Views: 4,615
Posted By rcspeirs

There have been weekend Cityflyer flights from...

There have been weekend Cityflyer flights from Glasgow to Palma for years, but operated as a Barrhead charter rather than sold through BA. Are these new, additional, services or is it a swap of a...
Dec 16, 19, 9:03 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,571
Posted By rcspeirs

"we will look into paying for each individual...

"we will look into paying for each individual trip"
Just to emphasise, the cheap option is using "pay as you go" via electronic means - oyster /phone / contactless. This triggers the daily cap...
Dec 15, 19, 3:09 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,571
Posted By rcspeirs

Do not buy any travel tickets for London before...

Do not buy any travel tickets for London before you arrive, and don't buy from VisitBritain. Sadly, VisitBritain pushes the products that generate commission for them, and do not offer impartial or...
Dec 11, 19, 3:11 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,720
Posted By rcspeirs

"I think you greatly overstate the issue with...

"I think you greatly overstate the issue with 'damages.'"
My experience different. Example 1 - an unpleasant (many month) fight with Europcar over damages that I found before accepting the car (and...
Dec 10, 19, 10:46 am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,720
Posted By rcspeirs

Not sure where home is for you but the use of the...

Not sure where home is for you but the use of the $ sign suggests USA...?
All rental companies in the UK are very strict on damage control, to a degree that often surprises customers from N America....
Dec 6, 19, 7:44 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,678
Posted By rcspeirs

There is a huge contrast between the two cities. ...

There is a huge contrast between the two cities. Architecture, landscape, and (especially) the people. Glasgow is amazingly vibrant and much underrated. There are fast trains between the two every...
Nov 20, 19, 4:54 am
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By rcspeirs

UK Avis App Android

Is anyone using the UK app on Android? I've installed it but it crashes or hangs more often than it works. Anyone having any success with it?
Nov 6, 19, 4:24 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 3,413
Posted By rcspeirs

The signallers can put HEx trains into just about...

The signallers can put HEx trains into just about any platform at Paddington. This will no doubt happen occasionally during service disruption.
The complication is that HEx now accepts...
Nov 4, 19, 8:31 am
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By rcspeirs

The official journey time from Holborn to City...

The official journey time from Holborn to City Airport is 31 minutes. However, there is construction work affecting the platforms at Bank which is making an already crowded station even less...
Nov 4, 19, 1:10 am
Replies: 25
Views: 1,934
Posted By rcspeirs

The off-peak return is £28.20, so £30 including...

The off-peak return is £28.20, so £30 including the plus bus option sounds right. This is a walk up fare - you can just buy from the station on the day. No need for advance purchase. Trains on this...
Oct 24, 19, 3:42 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,458
Posted By rcspeirs

Whatever algorithm predicts the delay doesn't...

Whatever algorithm predicts the delay doesn't seem to be programmed to recognise the LCY curfew. It routinely shows arrival into LCY at hours that are beyond curfew - but then there are so many...
Oct 24, 19, 3:38 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,350
Posted By rcspeirs

Minor edit. Contactless payments (but not...

Minor edit.
Contactless payments (but not oyster) now live
{edit spelling}
Oct 3, 19, 2:32 am
Replies: 10
Views: 2,359
Posted By rcspeirs

"I just realized the new Curio Collection is...

"I just realized the new Curio Collection is located in Canary Wharf "
It's not even in the Canary Wharf complex - it's a good ten minute walk away from the Wharf. The area around that building is...
Sep 23, 19, 12:38 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,136
Posted By rcspeirs

Thanks for the thoughts It's kind of hard to...

Thanks for the thoughts
It's kind of hard to "remain by the boarding gate" when no boarding gate was displayed. And at Glasgow, easyjet may use the "old" domestic area or the international area, so...
Sep 23, 19, 1:57 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,136
Posted By rcspeirs

EZY882 GLA-LGW 23Sep Wrong info on easy tracker

:Looking for advice or similar experiences...
Here's the situation. My husband was booked on EZY882 this morning from Glasgow to Gatwick, due to depart of 0645. I dropped him at the airport at...
Sep 16, 19, 5:09 am
Replies: 580
Views: 103,005
Posted By rcspeirs

Concerning the 320NEO Reported on Head For...

Concerning the 320NEO
Reported on Head For Points - following an EASA airworthiness directive about centre of gravity concerns - that BA (and some other airlines) are having to block out the last...
Sep 16, 19, 5:00 am
Replies: 231
Views: 58,809
Posted By rcspeirs

"We "refunded" what was left on the Oyster plus...

"We "refunded" what was left on the Oyster plus the GBP 3 deposit, but we don't seem to see this anywhere on our accounts (never mind that I have to play VPN games in order for TfL to even allow me...
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