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    • transit visa

      Heathrow 8 hours ago

      I am an Indian Citizen. I shall be travelling to Canada. My Flight AI115 shall arrive at London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4at 11:55 hours on 30th Aug,2015. Then the flight AI7309 departs at 15:00 hours same day after a gap of just 3 hours from terminal 2.
      Please let me know whether I need a transit visa for UK? If yes, then what type?

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    • Brittany Ferry to St Malo, France/Loire Valley Chateaus

      Portsmouth Jul 15, 2015 at 1:05 PM

      would like to take ferry from Portsmouth to St. Malo - to see Mont St Michel and chateaus in Loire Valley. Going in October - 3 adults with suitcases, no cars. Arrival is on a Sunday - what is the best way to get around once we arrive in "Bretagne" (St. Malo)?
      thanks

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    • Kew Explorer

      Kew Gardens Jul 8, 2015 at 9:46 PM

      Do we have to board the Kew Explorer at Victoria Gate? We will arrive at Elizabeth Gate and would like to board near there first.

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    • Transit from Heathrow while flying from Dublin to Delhi

      Heathrow Jul 3, 2015 at 2:13 AM

      Hi, 

      I want to travel from Dublin to Delhi by British Airways. I am an Indian passport holder currently in Ireland on Work Permit. I have Irish GNIB card. I need to Change terminal from T5 to T2 for connecting flight. Do I need transit visa in this case?

      Thanks !!

      Regards, Nitesh

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    • Transit on a South African Passport

      Heathrow Jul 1, 2015 at 3:25 AM

      My client is traveling from South African to Canada via Heathrow. They will be changing terminals during this flight. Will they require a transit via or any other type of visa

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    • Early morning bus or train to Stansted?

      London 11 hours ago

      I need a bus or train on early morning (4 am) to go on Stansted and take a flight on 6:30am from Great Dover Street or Waterloo Station.

      How difficult can it be? I'm checking all coaches/bus sites and find nothing.

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    • Harwich, England to Edinburgh, Scotland

      Harwich Jul 23, 2015 at 8:21 AM

      Any information on train that goes from Harwich to
      Cambridge to Peterborough to Edinburgh?

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      Finchale Priory

      England Jul 4, 2015 at 2:47 PM

      i'm visiting Durham next month and have heard about this place
      how do we get from durham to it can i walk to it and is there any facilities there ie cafes bars restaurants

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      Seating at The Globe

      London Jul 2, 2015 at 12:56 PM

      My wife and I enjoyed our tour last year of The Globe theatre and would like to return for a performance. As I recall the benches in the theatre were uncomfortable. The Shakespeare's Globe web site makes it appear that the only seating is on benches. My wife has a bad back and could not sit there for long. Are there any comfortable seats in the Globe?

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    • Broadstairs to St Peters walk?

      Broadstairs Jul 27, 2015 at 3:27 AM

      Hi, I am visiting Broadstairs next week, and intend to alight the train at Ramsgate and walk the costal route to Broadstairs to try a few pubs. Is there a scenic route to the village of St Peters from Broadstairs to visit the Yard of Ale pub in St Peters, which recently won the local CAMRA pub of the year? BW, Nick

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    • Lowest fares from London to Asia - Which months?

      London Jul 25, 2015 at 11:46 PM

      This question may have been asked hundreds of times before, but I want to know how to get the lowest priced air tickets to India, Sri Lana and other countries in that part of Asia.

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    • Time to get thru customs

      Heathrow Jul 20, 2015 at 3:15 PM

      Does anyone know approximate time it takes to get through customs on a Sun. morning in August in Terminal 2?

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    • 11 hour layover

      Heathrow Jul 4, 2015 at 2:07 AM

      Hi , i am traveling from ottawa canada to beirut . i arrive at T2 and my next flight is at T3 , my layover is around 11.5 hours and i wanted to know if i need to check out my bags and recheck them in for my next flight, and are there any lounges where i can sleep at ?

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    • Transport passes in Edinburgh and London

      London Jul 1, 2015 at 2:36 AM

      I understand that the oyster card will cover London major transport system such as buses, trains. Can it be used in Edinburgh too and if not any transport passes that can cover both Edinburgh and London? If there isn't, what is the best transport pass to purchase for Edinburgh given i am staying in Edinburgh for 5 days? I think i will travel both train and bus there.

      Thank you in advance!! :)

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      Kensington area

      London 21 hours ago

      We have booked a hotel near Kensington Olympia, since we are attending a happening at there. Now I have noticed that it might be expensive area to eat out at night, or visit some pubs Is it so? I´m not so pleased to our hotel, that I could easily change it, if I find something at reasonable price and with not too many changes of underground when attending to Olympia. There´s 3 weeks to go, so I´d rather decide soon.

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    • The Shard restaurants?

      London Jul 23, 2015 at 11:58 PM

      Going to London in December,planning to go to one of Shard´s restaurants.
      How would you recommend and which,depending on time of the year and day(to see sunset and town in lights),busy days(weekend)-all of that for best chance to get window sitting table.
      Or is it Another Tourist trap?

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    • Sandemans New London Free Tours

      London Jul 1, 2015 at 9:20 AM

      I was perusing the London site and came across Sandemans New London free walking tours one of which is the Old City Tour. It meets at the corner of Covent Garden Plazza by the Apple Store Does anyone recommend this tour? If so, can I take the tube from Heathrow Airport to the meeting location? Does anyone suggest buying the oyster pass? Once at the Plazza will there be plenty of points of interest within walking distance or will I need to take public transportation to visit places which if it's the case then I should. consider the pass, correct?

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    • Travel to dartmoor

      Dartmoor National Park Jul 12, 2015 at 2:47 PM

      Excited for my first trip to Dartmoor. What is the best route from London to Bovey Tracey

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      Windsor, Bath and Cotswolds as 2 day trips??

      London Jul 6, 2015 at 7:50 PM

      Hello all! I have 2 days that I am trying to plan but I am lost on the how to's and if it can be done. Idealy on day one I would like to do Windsor and then go back to the hotel in london. Then on the second day train to bath see the roman baths, the jane austin centre and the circus (we have been to bath once before and are going with newbies - this is all the are interested in) then going out to the cotswolds to see Castle Combe and Bibury and that direction. We only want to see a few towns (2 or 3) before heading back to bath for dinner, then train back to London. I also thought that we could do windsor and cotswolds by rental car on day one. Stay the night someplace in that area and then on to bath the next day spending the day looking/shopping and heading back to london that night. What would be the best option?? I am uneasy about driving on the other side of the road so would option 2 not be a good idea or is it not a big deal? Thanks!! 

       

      **UPDATE** I know this is a lot in the amount of time we have but we just want an overview

       

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    • Connection time between Terminals 3 and 5 at LHR.

      London Jul 26, 2015 at 4:45 PM

      I will be arriving at LHR's Terminal 5 at 1830 from Paris CDG (hopefully on time!). I then depart on QF2 at 2035 from Terminal 3. Is the 2 hours enough time to get to T3?

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    • Brittany Ferry to Saint Malo, France

      Southampton Jul 15, 2015 at 9:02 AM

      Has anyone taken the Brittany Ferry from Southhampton to Saint Malo? Planning to take in early Oct to see Mont Saint Michel and also Loire Valley before heading into Paris. Three adults travelling with luggage and no car..

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    • Plymouth, England

      Plymouth Jul 5, 2015 at 4:09 AM

      Hi there - 1) pls advise best way to travel from Heathrow airport to Plymouth (near Plymouth uni). 2) my son n I have about 10days to spare, what are the places we can go for shopping n sightseeing not so far off Plymouth 3) should we rent a car to move around? Looking forward to receive suggestions. Thank you in advance, Hellen

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    • Surprising Boyfriend

      Heathrow Jul 27, 2015 at 4:54 AM

      Hey everyone,

      My boyfriend is flying in from Australia and landing in Heathrow at 6am on Wednesday and then flying to Amsterdam at 3pm that afternoon. I'm flying into Heathrow tomorrow night and sleeping in arrivals so I can surprise him when he lands. I am now worried that he won't need to go through customs and go through arrivals. The second flight to Amsterdam isn't on the same ticket as his original flight so does it count as a connecting flight? Or will he have to go out through customs before he catches his next flight?

      Cheers, Monique :-)

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    • transportation

      London Jun 29, 2015 at 9:54 PM

      would you recommend renting a vehicle for touring the city with a 10 hour layover

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    • 7 hours to fill in

      Heathrow Jun 29, 2015 at 10:24 PM

      We are flying into Heathrow, landing at 13:50hrs and flying out again at 21:10 giving us approximately 7 hours to fill in. I am wondering if anyone has had any experiences with the Plaza Premium Lounge at Terminal 2?

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    • Transport Problems

      Chester Sep 6, 2013 at 11:56 PM

      Has anyone else experienced problems in Chester when using a national concession travel card on the local buses?
      We used the No.1 service that runs between Chester and Wrexham and had our cards refused twice by the drivers. Our cards were issued by our own local city council and clearly state what they are. Before anyone asks, yes we were in England for the whole of the journey.

      4 Answers Sep 7, 2013 at 8:57 AM
    • Shop name on Eastgate?

      Chester Aug 12, 2013 at 4:10 AM

      My husband and I visited Chester yesterday and wish to purchase a kettle that looks like a teapot and a matching toaster The shop sold predominantly gadgets made in Paris The shop name and has the same name as the items on sale beginning with P but we can't remember what it was called and it was closed when we returned :-(!

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      Two days

      Chester Apr 25, 2013 at 12:55 AM

      We are thinking of doing a self-drive holiday in UK - never having been there before, but with limited time I was thinking of the following, obviously with stops along the way for sightseeing.

      Day 1 (6.50 am arrival .....) London
      Day 2London
      Day 3 Drive to Bath
      Day 4 Drive to Chester
      Day 5 Drive through Wales, back to Chester
      Day 6 Drive to York
      Day 7 Drive to Nottingham
      Day 8 Drive to Warwick
      Day 9 Drive to Oxford
      Day 10 Drive back to Heathrow (early start day 11)

      Is it better to spend the two days in Chester with day trips out or would I be better allocating the time elsewhere? Not much interest in the Lakeland District as we are more interested in the history than the scenery.

      Also, my husband will be working and we will need wifi access everywhere. Looking at B&B's, but want wifi, private facilities in all places. Am I too hopeful?

      Any help gratefully accepted

      15 Answers May 1, 2013 at 5:09 AM
    • Where to stay?

      Warrington Oct 12, 2012 at 5:06 AM

      Hey,

      Which is the town center to stay in Warrington? Also, any one who can offer (a furnished) room for 1 week statrting October 14th ?? Thanks.

      1 Answer Oct 12, 2012 at 7:03 AM
    • transportation to London

      Knutsford Sep 6, 2011 at 9:32 AM

      What is the easest way to get from Knutsford to London in October? I'm thining train with one suite case each.
      Thanks

      2 Answers Sep 6, 2011 at 11:52 AM
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      Chester Meet-up

      Chester Jun 21, 2010 at 1:22 AM

      Just a quick reminder that Tattugran will soon be gracing the UK with her presence and, by way of welcome, we will be meeting up with her in Chester on Saturday, 3 July.

      Meet is posted at :
      meetings.virtualtourist.com/...

      We would love to see you there!

      If you're attending and will arrive on Friday evening, drop me a line as I will be there then - maybe we could hook up?

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      Best of Chester, England

      Chester Jul 4, 2009 at 1:20 PM

      I'd like to know the best things for us to see during a short trip to Chester. Are there any must-see National Trust places, museums etc.? Also, if someone could recommend a terrific restaurant in the city itself for dinner, that would also be welcome.

      Thanks!

      13 Answers Apr 2, 2011 at 5:55 AM
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      Very nice hotel or B&B?

      Chester Nov 29, 2008 at 1:00 AM

      We're thinking of a little trip to explore Chester. If you know of a very nice hotel or B&B (preferably not far from the city centre), I'd love a few names.
      We wouldn't want to spend more than £90 or so a night if possible.

      Thanks in advance.

      3 Answers Nov 29, 2008 at 7:09 AM
    • why?

      Chester Jan 15, 2008 at 6:54 AM

      why do people flock from all over the world to look at this tacky clock? I live in chester and i don't understand why millions of tourists have to take pics of it in the middle of the street and get in the way! It's a hidious clock, so please tell me why people are so amazed by it?

      7 Answers Nov 28, 2008 at 10:51 AM
    • Visiting Crewe

      Crewe Jan 10, 2008 at 1:40 AM

      Trying to plan a meeting with some friends there. I will be flying into Heathrow. Would it be best to take rail to Crewe or take another flight to Manchester and then onto Crewe. Also what hotels would you reccomend where pubs and eateries are close by.

      Can you include travel time by rail etc...etc...

      3 Answers Jan 10, 2008 at 2:36 PM
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      SANDBACH

      Cheshire Oct 16, 2007 at 5:07 AM

      Can anyone recommend a Bed/Breakfast place in Sandbach.

      I am celebrating in November so do not wish to drive anywhere.
      Needs to be in the town.

      Can be a private house,pub or budget hotel

      1 Answer Oct 16, 2007 at 8:29 AM
    • bats

      Chester Jul 25, 2007 at 2:44 PM

      could you please let me know if the bats that fly around in the bat cave are real or are they just holagrams.

      4 Answers Jul 25, 2007 at 4:49 PM
    • TRAVEL GATWICK TO CHESTER

      Chester May 7, 2007 at 11:09 AM

      I'm looking for a shuttle service, coach/bus company, other than National Express, from Gatwick (London) to Chester (Manchester). Trains are too complicated and British Airways are the only carrier direct- unfortunately times unsuitable on Saturdays.

      3 Answers May 7, 2007 at 1:24 PM
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      accomodation in chester

      Chester Apr 10, 2007 at 8:52 PM

      Can anyone suggest cheap and decent accomodation for one person in Chester in autumn this year?
      I will be in Chester to do an eductional programme and am looking for safe,decent accomodation.Is it possible to share accomodation/house on rent?
      Could Vts based in Chester help?
      Regards,
      Vpas

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      accomodation in chester

      Chester Mar 31, 2007 at 8:36 PM

      Dear VTs,
      I will be in Chester in autumn this year.I am looking for decent,inexpensive accomodation for three weeks,near Stanley street.A bed and breakfast place would be ideal.Also please advise me as to which is the cheapest way to travel from London to Chester.I also wish to know where exactly is Stanley street in Chester(it is not listed in the maps that I have seen on the internet)
      Thank you,
      Regards,
      Vpas

      3 Answers Apr 23, 2007 at 9:11 AM
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      Car boot sales

      Chester Jun 5, 2006 at 11:47 AM

      Hi! I'm visiting Chester in late July. I wonder if the car boot sale at the rugby club is still on on those dates, and what day of the week is it?
      Are there any other big car boot sales around??

      Thanx!
      Marina

      3 Answers Jul 25, 2007 at 4:36 PM
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      Somewhere to stay?

      Chester May 12, 2006 at 5:00 AM

      I am planning to visit Chester for 2 days in June. Can any one recommend a good value bed and breakfast?

      I'm fed up with the ridiculous cost of hotels in the UK which are generally a complete rip-off and are geared to catering for business types. Excuse me for ranting! Any help would be very much appreciated.

      4 Answers May 15, 2006 at 1:50 PM
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      Chester Backpackers Hostel and the town

      Chester Jan 3, 2006 at 8:07 PM

      I was looking into staying at the Chester Backpackers Hostel for a few days while I visited Manchester and Liverpool. Does anyone have any comment about the hostel or suggestions on must-see things in Chester itself? Thanks

      2 Answers Jan 4, 2006 at 1:28 PM
    • 16 people!!!

      Chester Aug 31, 2005 at 5:00 AM

      I am looking for somewhere to stay in chester with 15 of my best friend in feb 06???? any ideas of value accom would be appereciated!!!

      8 Answers Nov 19, 2005 at 2:09 AM
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      St. Mary's at the hill parish/church

      Chester Aug 24, 2005 at 5:52 AM

      I'm doing family history. i need information about St. Mary's on/the hill church/parish in chester. i'm looking for ancestor's name of George Burton, if any of you has info would you please share it with me? thank you!

      1 Answer Oct 17, 2005 at 1:20 PM
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      Good food.

      Warrington Jul 8, 2005 at 3:33 AM

      Can any one recommend good places to eat in Warrington?

      2 Answers Jul 13, 2007 at 2:48 PM
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      Good pub guide

      Chester Mar 30, 2005 at 8:22 AM

      Greetings fellow travellers. There are 12 adults all planing to meet for a weekend in Chester. We are a varied bunch, so specific places are out. (I'm a rock fan, but if we went to a rock pub, 11 of our group would be unhappy). We are there Friday & Saturday in late April. Where should we drink? and where should we avoid? Accomodation is sorted in the CH2 area and we'll be walking.(or staggering if you catch me driff)

      5 Answers Apr 2, 2005 at 12:02 AM
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      Pub Advice

      Chester Mar 5, 2005 at 7:21 AM

      I will be in Chester on my birthday and was wondering what good pubs were in Chester to have a pint in on Thursday March 24th?

      3 Answers Feb 1, 2006 at 9:27 AM
    • Jodrell bank

      Cheshire Jul 20, 2004 at 3:01 AM

      On a sunday the only way to get there is by bus and i can get as far as Monks Heath. Whats the best way to walk from there?

      3 Answers Feb 12, 2005 at 5:52 PM
    • Chester Backpackers versus Chester YHA

      Chester Jun 7, 2004 at 7:07 AM

      Does anyone have comments regarding the hostels in Chester? Is one better than the other in terms of location or other factor? Also, any comments on the Chester City Road Apartments at 16-18 City Road? They advertise double rooms at 11 BP per person per night.

    • Chester here we go!

      Chester May 22, 2004 at 7:28 AM

      Hi all! I plan to visit Chester for a day trip very soon. Any recomended places /sights and restaurants to visit while I am there? Thanks in advance! :)

      2 Answers May 25, 2004 at 4:43 AM
    • chester to liverpool

      Chester May 21, 2004 at 12:46 PM

      Hi all! andrew speaking going away at wit so just want to know how much does it cost to get to liverpool from chester?

      1 Answer May 21, 2004 at 1:18 PM
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      Public transports

      Chester Mar 30, 2004 at 4:14 AM

      Hello to everyone I’m going to spend some days in Chester and I would like to go to London and Oxford. Is there anyone that can tell me how to go on public transports and approximate prices? Can you recommend me something to visit around Chester? Thanks

      3 Answers Mar 31, 2004 at 1:06 AM
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      transportation to and from Manchester Airport

      Chester Feb 25, 2004 at 1:06 PM

      Hello I am planning to go on a narrowboat cruise that departs from Chester and goes to Llangollen.. with the Dawn and Dusk ... I am looking forward to join them since I cannot walk large distances and I love to go on a boat . I will bring my scootie (a foldable little scootmobile) The advise is to travel from Amsterdam to Manchester Int Airport.. I would like to know how much the cab fair would be from the Airport to a nice Hotel in the City Center or even better is there a hotel with shuttle service.. Furthermore I will have to back to Machester Int. Airport from Llangollen. Should I go by train to Chester and take a cab from there or does anyone have a better option Thanks in advance Louise

      6 Answers Mar 28, 2005 at 3:58 PM
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      where will the new coach station in chester be?

      Cheshire Feb 3, 2004 at 2:45 AM

      Hi, I just learned that the coach station in Chester will be closed this year. Does anybody know where the National Express Coaches will stop then? I'll have to walk to the train station from the coach stop. Does anybody how far this will be? Is is a safe area to walk in late at night or is it better to take a taxi - provided there will be taxis at the new station. Thank you for your help. Christine

      4 Answers Feb 8, 2004 at 3:37 AM