So the day has arrived when your long awaited thoroughly planned holiday is finally about to happen. The bags are packed and you are waiting for the taxi to take you to the airport, have you remembered everything, passports, tickets, medicines, a...
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Because we live a fair way away in Norfolk, to travel down to Gatwick the same day we are flying is such a tire and we would have to leave at a really early hour of the morning we now always travel down the night before. If you are flying with...
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Over the years we’ve tried all sorts of ways to beat the dreaded jet lag and finally seem to have it sussed! Going to Florida never seems to cause us too many problems, other than waking up early the first couple of mornings, so we always just...
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Flying to Florida from….. Gatwick This is a brief guide to Gatwick airport and its facilities for anyone flying from here on their way to Orlando. Firstly I thought I might give you a short history lesson ? There has been an air...
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Checking-in with Virgin Atlantic – A great way to start your trip and a brilliant way to finish it! Having flown many times to Florida with Virgin Atlantic and also occasionally using the Virgin Downtown Disney check-in on the way back from Fl...
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We frequently fly into Miami, on our way to our villa, or when we pick up a cruise, either from there, or Fort Lauderdale, and we always use the Florida Turnpike. There are often bargain flights to be had if you take the Miami option, and if you d...
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Travelling with a baby or young child can be a nerve racking experience, especially if it is your first time on a long journey, or overseas. I am an experienced traveller, but was quite anxious when taking our son away to Florida with us for the f...
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What shall we do to celebrate the Millennium?" That’s how it started.
"Lets go to Disneyland"!
"All of us together?"
Now for a small group of lik...
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If you are arriving at Orlando International Airport this has a
rather 'strange' luggage system. After clearing US Customs, you will
hand your luggage back at the collection area.
For luggage collection, you proce...
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DUTY FREE ALLOWANCES
Although these have been stopped for UK travellers arriving from EEC
countries, the previous duty free allowances still apply to UK
travellers returning from USA.
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PASSPORTS & VISAS
Most UK citizens will be allowed to enter the USA on the Visa Waiver
Scheme - this allows you to stay for up to three months as a visitor.
But please check with the American Embassy wh...
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So you’re all set, ready to head off to Orlando for that dream
vacation with the kids. Plane tickets have been purchased, you have
probably packed a repacked three times already and yet your nervous and
a little anxious,...
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