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    • Bikers cafe

      New Brighton May 23, 2015 at 12:31 AM

      Hi could people tell me he name of the cafe all the bikers park outside please. And on Monday the three ships line up, what is the best time to see them together, and from where in new Brighton!

      Thanks

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    • poem In Liverpool museum in front of the liver bird building

      Liverpool May 21, 2015 at 1:08 PM

      there is a poem about Liverpool starting by I am...and it is like some sort of riddle.I can’t remember its name.
      does Anyone know it? It was in the museum
      Thank you!!

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    • One evening only

      Liverpool May 19, 2015 at 9:27 AM

      Hello! I will attend a conference at the end of June and will have one evening only to explore Liverpool... Any must-dos? I will have been to the Cavern with a group the evening before, and one evening is the only spare time that I will have. Thanks for suggestions. (I will be based at the Hard days night hotel).

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      Have you ever bought limited view tickets for Billy Elliot?

      London May 15, 2015 at 1:16 AM

      Hi I want to see Billy Elliot and I am getting a price of 38-47 pounds to see the play in limited view seats (second floor, first row)(london box office is selling the tickets). have you ever been there at Victoria Palace? Do you think it will be ok? Thank you!!

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    • terminal two bag transfer

      Heathrow May 14, 2015 at 11:33 PM

      How do I collect my bags in terminal two from Unired Air and get them to departures check in at Aer Lingus?

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    • Rental car or Bus

      Lymington May 22, 2015 at 12:16 PM

      We are a family of 4 people, going to Lymington on a 7 day vcation. Please advise whether we should hire a car or use bus service going around

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    • Wheelchair access

      Newcastle upon Tyne May 17, 2015 at 4:31 AM

      Hi, I'm off for a stag weekend in the next few days. Does anyone know which clubs and bars are wheelchair friendly/accessible and that have disabled toilets to hand? Any response is greatly appreciated!! Thanks in advance!

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    • HELP TO PLAN AND ROUTE

      Lake District National Park May 7, 2015 at 3:01 AM

      We are 4 adults who plan to do a 2 day whirlwind tour of the Lake District and Scotland.
      Our Dates of travel are fixed owing to certain other obligations.
      Our mode of transport is RAIL for London – Lake District – Edinburgh - London
      Our query is:
      Depart London by TRAIN on Wednesday, 15th. July 2015 -- Early Morning.
      Arrive Lake District and put bags in our B & B.
      Would like to tour the Lake District for the day.
      Night of 15th. in a Bed & Breakfast accommodation with 2 rooms in Double Occupancy.
      Depart Lake District by TRAIN on Thursday, 16th. July 2015 – Early Morning
      Arrive Edinburgh, Scotland and spend the day sightseeing and visiting a distillery @ woolen factory.
      Night of 16th. in a Hotel in Edinburgh with 2 rooms in Double Occupancy (+ B/F)
      17th. July - Spend the day sightseeing and board the TRAIN in the evening to arrive at London in the late evening.

      We would appreciate your inputs and suggestions for :
      a. Return Train Tickets Booking – London – Lake District – Edinburgh - London
      b. B & B accommodation in Lake District
      c. Sightseeing in the Lake District
      d. Accommodation in Edinburgh
      e. Sightseeing in Edinburgh
      f. Any other suggestions / inputs to help in planning this trip

      Thanks and regards

      Jolly

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      Any Hidden Gems?

      Lake District National Park May 5, 2015 at 10:47 AM

      Hi all, am new to the site. My fiancee and I are heading to Cockermouth in June and are wanting to know of any hidden gens within the lake district worth checking out. We are there for 7 days and want to try and fit as much in as possible.

      Many thanks :)

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      Short connection Terminal 5 and Terminal 2

      Heathrow May 4, 2015 at 8:36 PM

      Hi everyone,

      I have booked flights with Singapore Airlines from Edinburgh to Singapore next month. I arrive at Heathrow Terminal 5 at 0925on a BA flight and leave from Terminal 2 with Singapore Airlines at 1130 so just over 2 hours connection time.
      Will this be enough? I'm not sure if I can check my suitcase through from Edinburgh as I don't think there is a Singapore Airlines check in there.(The BA ticket was bought through them though.)
      I'm panicking a little as, although I know Singapore Airlines will be obliged to get me back if I don't make the connection, all the later flights seem to be full and I have an onward connection to New Zealand that I need to get.
      I'd really appreciate any advice. 3

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    • Transit visa requirement between terminal 4 and 5 at Heathrow

      Heathrow May 20, 2015 at 12:36 PM

      Hi iam an Indian passport holder. I have booked though an american airlines ticket from Doha to Vancouver(Canada) via LHR. Iam arriving by a Qatar airways plane from doha and landing at terminal 4 at afternoon at 13.15pm. My next flight from LHR to vancouver by a british airways plane starts at 17.15 pm from terminal 5. Now do i need a transit visa to move from terminal 4 to terminal 5. I had confirmed from airlines that my luggages will be though booked.

      .

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    • Malaysian citizen flying into LHR, then on to Geneva

      Heathrow May 12, 2015 at 3:29 AM

      I fly from Kuala Lumpur to land LHR T4 on 21 June, 4.20pm. I plan to take a BA flight to Geneva departing at 8.00pm. Do I have sufficient time for immigration custom and the terminal transfer and then check in for this BA flight? Hope someone know this can help me. Thanks a lot.

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    • Can we undergo US security checks at Heathrow ?

      Heathrow May 10, 2015 at 7:58 AM

      I'll be traveling from Mumbai, India to Gainesville, Florida. For that I have to board a flight at Mumbai which will drop me at Heathrow. I have layover time of about 8 hours at Heathrow, from where I'll be traveling to Miami. And from Miami to Gainesville. But the layover at Miami is only 2 hours, which from what I've heard, is very less for completing immigration checks. So, I was wondering if there is any provision of conducting US security checks at Heathrow instead of Miami?

      During the search for this answer, I came across this post. This looks to be 2014 news. I'm not sure though, whether this has been implemented or not.

      Could anyone please confirm the same?

      Or, is it possible to complete immigration checks at Miami airport within 2 hours ?

      Thanks.

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    • Fare for china airlines

      Heathrow May 4, 2015 at 9:57 PM

      hello everyone... me and my mum are deciding to travell to usa from india via china airlines..but i just cant figure out the fare from their site..do you know the fare for economy class and family coach and premium economy

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    • Airport to Airport

      London Apr 27, 2015 at 11:40 PM

      I want to get to Heathrow from London's City airport. Suggestions?

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      first time London for 6 nights at the end of June

      London 13 hours ago

      we are going to London for 6 nights at the end of June what are the best way to spend 6 nights over there. we like historical, natural scenic places. prefer in easy and relax way not in rush. Is guided tour is good? which tour is good for one day? We are travelling from Australia. Should we carry cash or withdraw money from ATM or exchange travelers check from bank? Please advise as this is our first time.

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    • How to go from heathrow terminal 4 to new castle

      Heathrow May 23, 2015 at 4:30 AM

      How to go from heathrow terminal 4 to new castle by train with minimum changeover

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      Britrail England Pass vs Railcard

      England May 18, 2015 at 6:11 AM

      I am visiting Europe for approx 1 month and will be spending the first 6 days in England, using London as a HUB point to stay and taking day-trips around the area. I have done research and am stuck between getting a Britrail England Pass for $218 or getting a youth railcard for $30 which offers 34% off train fares... for convenient/affordable travel on those day trips.

      Was wondering if anyone had any insight? I figured the railcard will give me a little more flexibility and could potentially save me more money if I take less trips out of London than I am planning but the Britrail England Pass is much more convenient for getting on/off trains and not having to worry about tickets.

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      Does the Visitor In Transit visa allow me to leave the airport?

      Heathrow May 5, 2015 at 3:06 AM

      Hello,

      I have a 15 hr overnight layover at Heathrow and I am thinking to go and check out London since it will be my first time there.

      My questions are:

      1. Am I allowed to leave the airport with the transit visa and then return to continue my flight?
      2. Do the trains or buses to and from the airport operate 24/7?
      3. Is there a place that you recommend a first time visitor to check out at night? (A mall, street, park etc.)

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      Transfer from Southampton to London Center

      London May 3, 2015 at 4:21 PM

      How is the best and least expensive way to get from Southampton Cruise Terminal to London Center. Thanks.

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    • Is 90 minutes enough time between landing at T3 and departing from T5?

      Heathrow Yesterday

      I'll start by saying that for me it wasn't. My airline's reservation staff in Australia booked a flight from me and my brother to Croatia via London, so I assumed I had enough time. We were trying to visit our father who was critically ill in hospital. The inbound flight landed at 6:55am and the outbound was due to depart at 8:30am. We didn't deplane for almost 15 minutes after landing. I now know that the average shuttle bus trip time including waiting is 20 minutes, but at that time there was a huge queue, and it took us over 30 minutes. So with all the walking and the bus trip, we didn't get to the "ready to board" desk in T5 until 7:55 - about 45 minutes all up - and we were refused entry. We still had multiple security stages to get thru, and boarding closes at 8:10 due to having to catch a shuttle bus to the plane, which takes about 5 minutes. We only made it to the boarding pass checking desk by 7:55 by running and jumping queues once we got into T5, so I don't think we were given anywhere near enough time, but my airline refused to take any responsibility and we had to stay a night in London (we had to pay for the hotel ourselves), which proved to be decisive in terms of why we were in a hurry to get to Croatia.

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      Beatles Experience

      Liverpool May 5, 2015 at 11:12 PM

      Hi All, we are arriving into Liverpool on a Cruise Ship and would love to try the Beatles Experience on our own. is this possible and if so advice please. Tia.

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      Travel to london

      London Apr 29, 2015 at 3:17 PM

      We are travelling to London next week to 'hopefully' sort out our Russian visa's. We are driving up from the south west along the a303 and m3. Does anyone know a good place to park on the outskirts of London so we can catch the train in. We could catch the train from Exeter but for 4 of us I would need to sell the house to pay for it.

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      Twin bed hotelroom

      London Apr 26, 2015 at 3:45 AM

      Hi.

      I will be visiting London the 23th and 24th of May. Coming from Harwich to Stratford and am looking for a budget hotel with twin bed hotelroom (2 single beds). Budget is around 100 pounds maximum and looking for a pretty central place near a tubestation. Any tips near for example Kings Cross or Stratford and maybe a hidden gem?

      Thank you! :)

       

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      cheapest way to travel from the airport Heathrow to Liverpool?

      London May 15, 2015 at 2:00 AM

      What is the cheapest way to do it? I am not sure at what time I will be arriving to heathrow. Is it ok to buy the ticket for the transport directly at the airport? Thank you for your help

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      Nightlife in the weekday..?

      by Adrenalindaze Online Now Jul 27, 2014 at 9:37 AM

      Hey I was wandering about the bars an any clubs in the local area in the weekdays and what times they would shut?
      Also, I prefer non-commercial places .. Otherwise anywhere with a good atmosphere and music would be perfect :)
      Thanx I'm advance ..

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      Clubs- only for the weekend?

      by Adrenalindaze Online Now Jul 25, 2014 at 3:44 PM

      Hi- I was just wandering - are the clubs only open at the weeknd? Also is the crowd mixed? And are there any non-commercial places?
      Thanks in advance!

    • travel information

      by grammiejacques Online Now Aug 24, 2010 at 9:24 AM

      a couple of questions...first is there a bus or train from Dover Ferry to Folkestone? Also is the Asda store a fairly large store? I am living in France at present and trying to find a store that sells weight watcher products...thanks so much

      2 Answers Aug 24, 2010 at 10:34 PM
    • Cheapest Transport to Heathrow Airport from Folkstone

      by koleade Online Now May 24, 2010 at 1:24 AM

      I am trying to get to Heathrow airport for 6am on Tuesday, May 25th. Does anyone know how I can find the cheapest means of travel?
      Thanks
      Kole

      1 Answer May 24, 2010 at 3:39 AM
    • Folkestone to Boulogne Ferry

      by schimke Online Now Dec 16, 2009 at 9:30 AM

      Can I take a ferry from folkestone or do aI have to go to Dover

      1 Answer Dec 16, 2009 at 9:51 AM
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      from folkestone to calais.

      by jalalm6 Online Now Sep 22, 2009 at 4:50 AM

      Hello guys, i'm going to calais next november and i need to know how long it's gonna take me between folkestone to calais on the eurotonnul, including cueing, wating then leaving the train.

      many thx

      1 Answer Sep 22, 2009 at 9:55 AM
    • Gluten Allergy

      by VTANDJL Online Now Aug 29, 2008 at 3:08 AM

      I have coeliacs disease (gluten and wheat allergy).

      My husbands family are going to Kalalas in Folkestone for his nephews birthday tomorrow and have asked me to come.

      They have asked the resteraunt if they cater for somebody in my position but they dont even seem to know what gluten is.

      I wonder if you have any further information on this for me?

      Many thanks, Vanessa Lewis

      2 Answers Aug 30, 2008 at 1:28 AM
    • wheelchair

      by sylviarandall Online Now Aug 11, 2007 at 12:42 AM

      I am coming to the Burstin Hotel in September but unfortunately I have to go into hospital in 3 days time for a knee replacement. As I have been so looking forward to my short holiday I would like to know if there is anywhere where I could hire an electric wheelchair. I am coming with Mr Roy Lewis on Skills coach
      and could I please request a low floor.
      Looking foreward to your reply

      Sylvia Randall

      2 Answers Aug 11, 2007 at 9:23 AM
    • Getting to Folkestone and other ?'s

      by kirst26 Online Now Apr 26, 2007 at 8:04 PM

      Hello, I will be travelling to Folkestone on May 18th of this year and will be staying for about 2 weeks. I'm from the states and I have never been to this town before. My question is.. What is the best way to get from Heathrow airport to folkestone? Also, Is the new Shopping center built? I have been doing some reading and can't realley tell if it actually is finished. Actually, any information anyone can give me about the town would be great and realley appreaciated. We are mainley useing it as a base to take of for a lot of day trips. My grandmother grew up nearby and wanted to come look at all the places of her youth. Thanks :) Kirsten

      8 Answers Oct 31, 2007 at 12:04 AM
    • Holiday let in Folkestone?

      by bighead_cat Online Now Apr 23, 2007 at 6:07 AM

      We just bought a house on East Cliff in Folkestone. We don't know much about the town, but the view of the house is lovely, we got carried away before thinking of what we can do with it. Is holiday let common in Folkestone? Are these many tourists visiting Folkestone these days? Any comment will be appreciated. Thanks!

      3 Answers Apr 24, 2007 at 3:27 PM
    • rock shop

      by keithhutley Online Now Mar 7, 2007 at 3:56 AM

      Could you tell me if rowlands rock shop is still open

      1 Answer Mar 7, 2007 at 11:33 AM
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      Best hotel for Eurotunnel

      by dangui Online Now Mar 4, 2005 at 12:25 PM

      Need your thoughts - can you suggest a good hotel near the Eurotunnel Station? I think we need to use the one in Ashford? We would like to park the car and take a day trip to Paris...so we need a hotel for 2 nights that's close to the station...the train leaves very early in the morning. Can you suggest a hotel with character, 90 Pounds or less for a double? Thanks for your help.
      Dan

      3 Answers Jan 30, 2012 at 4:25 AM
    • Coeliac Friendly Restaurants & Hotels

      by CeliacTraveler Online Now Feb 27, 2003 at 2:12 PM

      We are traveling to the Folkestone, England area in 2 months. My daughter has Coelic Disease. Does anyone know of a Coeliac Friendly restaurant? Cafe? Hotel? Bed & Breakfast? Store?

      6 Answers Jul 20, 2003 at 9:54 AM