Holidays!

Discussion in 'TalkCeltic Pub' started by Div, Jun 25, 2014.

Discuss Holidays! in the TalkCeltic Pub area at TalkCeltic.net.

  1. Sonic Reducer Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2017
    Messages:
    1,153
    Likes Received:
    947
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Mr Larsson
    Fav Celtic Song:
    The Celtic Symphony
    My mate is hiring one from a company near the airport..This is the first time over there for me mate.
     
  2. Doogs. Kieran Tierney. Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2010
    Messages:
    10,503
    Likes Received:
    5,748
    Location:
    Pollok
    Back to Cap Salou in September wae the Mrs and wee man. Hopefully get to the Dam on 4/20 wae a few of the lads. Probably go to a haven down south in the summer as well as the wee man loves it.

    Defo doing America next year if I’ll get in :giggle1:
     
    bagforlife likes this.
  3. dmccourt95

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2011
    Messages:
    2,987
    Likes Received:
    615
    Location:
    Clydebank
    Valencia next week, Tenerife in June and I’ll try n sneak in a trip to Amsterdam/London/Barcelona
     
    bagforlife likes this.
  4. smokie899 Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2008
    Messages:
    2,663
    Likes Received:
    1,407
    Location:
    belfast
    Fav Celtic Player:
    s.brown
    Ibiza with the family then either Mongolia or America on my own. Summer will be every other weekend camping all over Ireland. Proper camping in the middle of no where not glamping
     
    bagforlife and ChrisMoh like this.
  5. ChrisMoh

    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2009
    Messages:
    6,699
    Likes Received:
    1,522
    Location:
    Glasgow
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Samaras
    Fav Celtic Song:
    YNWA
    I have heard people just ticking no on the criminal conviction part on the visa waiver even though they have,and getting through the other end fine.The americans are allowed to acess our data if they need to,more serious stuff like murder guns etc,wil flag up on the american side right away.Been trying to find out much as a can ,going to chance my arm maybe end of the year.Most of my record is fromwhen i was a a teen ,im 31 now.Got caught with a few plants 3 year ago so the 5-6 it takes to get spent starts all over.But weed is mostly legal there now,so dont know if a weed conviction would really matter.

    Basically if u tick yes on visa waiver,your giving them info they dont need to know,but u run chance of getting picked at random.
     
  6. ChrisMoh

    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2009
    Messages:
    6,699
    Likes Received:
    1,522
    Location:
    Glasgow
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Samaras
    Fav Celtic Song:
    YNWA
    U recomend good camping places in ireland?
     
  7. Doogs. Kieran Tierney. Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2010
    Messages:
    10,503
    Likes Received:
    5,748
    Location:
    Pollok
    I’m the same mate, my last convictions are fae about 6 or 7 year ago so think I’d be awrite.

    I know * that got their visas cancelled at the airport in Cali because the border control guys thought they were just going to smoke weed. So just cos it’s legal there I wouldn’t think they like the thought of loads of smashed tourists kicking aboot making a * of it :giggle1:
     
    ChrisMoh likes this.
  8. ChrisMoh

    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2009
    Messages:
    6,699
    Likes Received:
    1,522
    Location:
    Glasgow
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Samaras
    Fav Celtic Song:
    YNWA
    Got 4 days in a caravan park haarlem holland.Going to be searching for medicinal strains for autism.

    Would really love to go to new orleans at end or start of next year.
     
  9. honda

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2012
    Messages:
    9,887
    Likes Received:
    2,503
    Cyprus 2 weeks this year. Never been so have no clue but the temperature shows 27 degrees in may and the other options are 23. I love to melt :56:
     
  10. Cena Never Give Up Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2011
    Messages:
    24,658
    Likes Received:
    1,002
    It's a * hole don't bother
     
  11. Tim-Time 1888 Winner UEFA Champs League Last 16 prediction comp Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 19, 2012
    Messages:
    25,226
    Likes Received:
    4,532
    Location:
    North East, Scotland
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Enrico Annoni
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Hail Hail

    I'd learn to drive first or at the very least have a few lessons :50:
     
  12. ChrisMoh

    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2009
    Messages:
    6,699
    Likes Received:
    1,522
    Location:
    Glasgow
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Samaras
    Fav Celtic Song:
    YNWA
    I would not go to new orleans for the scenery:56: it looks an interesting city, music,food,culture the swamp.

    I have stayed in dives in bombay,delhi.And even mud huts.Not too fussed.
     
  13. Heb Celt

    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2010
    Messages:
    9,750
    Likes Received:
    1,313
    Rhodes in May for 10 days.Love the history of these Greek islands,been to few but first time in Rhodes.
     
  14. Outlaw King 10IAR Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2015
    Messages:
    1,262
    Likes Received:
    561
    Good yin
     
  15. Tim-Time 1888 Winner UEFA Champs League Last 16 prediction comp Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 19, 2012
    Messages:
    25,226
    Likes Received:
    4,532
    Location:
    North East, Scotland
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Enrico Annoni
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Hail Hail

    No, just sound advice as they have guns :giggle1:

    Seriously I would check what your existing credit card company offer as some include certain car insurance costs while you are in America (think American express is a good one from memory) obviously you need to have used the card to pay for the rental. If you are over 25 (all drivers) it should be easy enough but having a driver under 25 you will be charged extra.
    Best bet would be to read a couple of car rental providers offers. Finally be aware of the state laws as some have different rules regarding age/speed limit.
     
    Outlaw King likes this.
  16. Minty 2 x BOTB winner Gold Member

    Joined:
    Aug 13, 2008
    Messages:
    52,426
    Likes Received:
    14,304
    Location:
    Ned Flanders Chat
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Current: Griffiths, All time: Moravcik
    Fav Celtic Song:
    YNWA
    Would you be a fan of the Philly o' Fish yourself?
     
    Deebo, CASTLE and CalgaryBhoy like this.
  17. CalgaryBhoy Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    Dec 4, 2015
    Messages:
    4,492
    Likes Received:
    2,088
    Location:
    Calgary, AB
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Tha Thumb
    Smithers is quite the drive, but I’m sure you’ll enjoy the trip! Never been up that far but the drive from Vancouver to Whistler is very nice, Whistler itself is very pretty. Horseshoe Bay is just outside of Vancouver on the way to Whistler, also nice.

    If you have any chance at all, I highly recommend hitting Tofino on Vancouver Island. Awesome beaches, very relaxed and quaint town right on the water.
     
    Sonic Reducer likes this.
  18. Sonic Reducer Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2017
    Messages:
    1,153
    Likes Received:
    947
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Mr Larsson
    Fav Celtic Song:
    The Celtic Symphony
    Thanks for the heads up on that CB....if this trip goes well and I'm fairly sure it will because the lad I'm going with does it every year...it'll probably become a regular trip.

    Cheers
     
    CalgaryBhoy likes this.
  19. smokie899 Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2008
    Messages:
    2,663
    Likes Received:
    1,407
    Location:
    belfast
    Fav Celtic Player:
    s.brown
    IMG_20180713_223124-840x583.jpg
    About 90% of the country is a camping spot lol. Drive, find somewhere you like, throw tent up and enjoy. Pods on antrim coast and camping somewhere in donegal
     

    Attached Files:

    ChrisMoh and CASTLE like this.