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by floydman
Fri Oct 20, 2006 2:13 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Ryanair to charge for priority boarding...
Replies: 27
Views: 8945

The whole priority boarding system is a farce at places like Bristol where often they call you up on the A, B, C system but then once through the gate everyone has to get on to a bus to take them to the plane so the priority system is useless. Making you pay extra for this in this situation would be...
by floydman
Thu Aug 31, 2006 11:15 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Car Hire Fuel Charges
Replies: 2
Views: 1958

Car Hire Fuel Charges

I have booked a car hire from Carjet at Malaga as usual and have been offered a Ford Focus at good rates from Centauro who operate a full/empty policy. Having requested a switch to Crown to get full /full I have now told I will have to pay an extra 20 euros (I did this earlier n the year and there w...
by floydman
Mon Mar 20, 2006 3:44 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: rentacar from malaga airport
Replies: 9
Views: 5382

You also need to weigh up whether you want to prepay a tank of fuel and return empty or just pay for what you use and return full - depends on usage I expect - if you are only doing short mileage full/empty may cost you more. I recently went with Carjet and opted for Crown who do full/full - worth a...
by floydman
Tue Feb 14, 2006 10:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: RYANAIR EXPOSED - 13th Feb ITV
Replies: 31
Views: 13022

Didn't see the programme on safety but interested to see the opposing the views of the airline Ryanair is an example of a typical new breed of "pile em high, sell em cheap" company basically dependent on exploiting consumers overriding obsessional need for cheapness not quality or timeline...
by floydman
Tue Feb 07, 2006 10:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Older but not worldly traveller coming to Nerja in october
Replies: 19
Views: 9591

Although Sevilla is nearly all motorway from Nerja, it is over 300 km (200 miles) which is a long stretch if you are planning to do a visit in a day (particularly if you are only there for a week ). As said below Granada is a better bet for a day visit (only 125 km) but MUST book Alhambra tickets in...
by floydman
Sat Feb 04, 2006 8:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Older but not worldly traveller coming to Nerja in october
Replies: 19
Views: 9591

Linda You won't regret your visit to Nerja and early October is a nice time. We went in October half term 7 years ago and have been back every year since. Although we haven't traveled from the airport by bus I do know its very cheap and we have been from Nerja to Malaga on the bus for a nice recomme...
by floydman
Tue Jan 31, 2006 9:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Nerja Tuesday Market
Replies: 2
Views: 2237

Nerja Tuesday Market

We are in Nerja in early March and would like to know if the Tuesday market has moved yet. We travel here at least once a year and the trip to the market on Tuesday is always a highlight for us so when we we were last in Nerja in September were more than miffed when we turned up to find no market - ...