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Forum: Travel Info August 28, 2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 754
Posted By radmoo
Not at all proud. Just trying to make visitors...

Not at all proud. Just trying to make visitors aware of just why you should not attempt driving here! Hey, we are doing a public service!
Forum: Travel Info August 28, 2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 754
Posted By radmoo
That happened to me when we first moved here in...

That happened to me when we first moved here in 1981. Reminds of the scene in European Vacatin, "Big Ben, Parliament . . ."
Forum: Travel Info August 27, 2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 754
Posted By radmoo
Directions consist of "when you get to Dunks,...

Directions consist of "when you get to Dunks, bang a right". Translated " when you get to Dunkin Donuts, turn right". Only problem us ther are 6 Dunks in 4 block radius!
Forum: Travel Info August 27, 2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 754
Posted By radmoo
We also have an increasing number of people on...

We also have an increasing number of people on bikes - however we do NOT have dedicated bike lanes. Thus the cyclists whiz in and out of lanes of moving traffic and it is treacherous!
Forum: Travel Info August 27, 2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 754
Posted By radmoo
Welcome to BAHSTAN!!! Signs are an insult 'round...

Welcome to BAHSTAN!!! Signs are an insult 'round these parts. I have lived in the area going on 34 years, I work downtown (across from CH) and although I can drive from one end of the city to the...
Forum: Marriott Resort System August 22, 2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,652
Posted By radmoo
Boston is a GREAT town for families but trust me,...

Boston is a GREAT town for families but trust me, you do NOT want a car here. If you decide on an outing for a day, you can rent a car or try out Zipcar.
Forum: Marriott Resort System August 21, 2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,652
Posted By radmoo
From Logan, you will take a shuttle bus from...

From Logan, you will take a shuttle bus from terminal to airport blue line t stop. Take blue line inbound 2 stops. Aquarium Stop is across the street if you follow exit to State ast, Faneuil Hall.
Forum: Rentals Wanted August 19, 2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 259
Posted By radmoo
I might be interested in Aug 29-31 if you can...

I might be interested in Aug 29-31 if you can find a week.
Forum: US - Eastern August 18, 2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 379
Posted By radmoo
That is usually a beautiful time of year and the...

That is usually a beautiful time of year and the fact that you were able to trade into CH during graduation season is pretty darn amazing! Weather is unpredictable, or as they say 'round these...
Forum: Marriott Resort System August 14, 2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,854
Posted By radmoo
We traded into KBC oceanfront 1 br a year ago and...

We traded into KBC oceanfront 1 br a year ago and loved it. The limited kitchen was not a deal breaker. I took an electric skillet per another Tugger's suggestion which worked out fine. You can...
Forum: Mexico August 12, 2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 908
Posted By radmoo
Denise's method worked for me and hopefully will...

Denise's method worked for me and hopefully will work for 2015 rental, too.
Forum: Mexico August 11, 2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 908
Posted By radmoo
Denise offered up great advice when I rented a...

Denise offered up great advice when I rented a MArriott week this past march. I got all the money upfront, within days actually. There were many email exchanges and I googled the renters. As soon...
Forum: TUG Lounge August 10, 2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,414
Posted By radmoo
My cousin and hubby are hoping to join u next...

My cousin and hubby are hoping to join u next March at Royal Haciendas. As we have 2 br, we would not accept $$$ but would surely let them pick up dinner, bar tab and groceries.
Forum: Bargain Deals August 9, 2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,168
Posted By radmoo
Still available???

Still available???
Forum: Mexico July 9, 2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 720
Posted By radmoo
YES, if you make II exchange and are NOT a Royal...

YES, if you make II exchange and are NOT a Royal owner, you must purchase AI. It would be better to rent from an owner. YOu might want to rent your Marriott week rather than deposit with II and...
Forum: TUG Lounge July 8, 2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,338
Posted By radmoo
We live in a 'Burbank north of Boston with old...

We live in a 'Burbank north of Boston with old housing stock on small lots. Pretty much every house listed these days is selling quickly and well above asking price. Half a mil buys you 1800 sq ft...
Forum: Mexico July 5, 2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By radmoo
Just wanted to add that last year we switched...

Just wanted to add that last year we switched villas mid stream and it was really no big deal. They brought a trolley to our villa, loaded up all our stuff and carts to the next villa, even let us...
Forum: US - Eastern July 5, 2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,352
Posted By radmoo
I believe both Marriott and Royal resorts...

I believe both Marriott and Royal resorts "official" times are check in 4 PM and check o it 10 AM. But there is usually flexibility depending on availability of units. We always pack beach ware in...
Forum: US - Eastern July 1, 2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 354
Posted By radmoo
The Cape is not on the way from SN to Boston. I...

The Cape is not on the way from SN to Boston. I would suggest Ogunquit, Maine or NH sea coast. You could also opt for Gloucester/Rockport, MA
Forum: Rentals Wanted June 17, 2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 178
Posted By radmoo
Wanted: Lower Cape June 27-29

Looking for 1-2 nights, Lower Cape only either Fri & Sat June 27 and 28 or Sat only, June 28
Forum: Rentals Offered June 10, 2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 437
Posted By radmoo
Would LOVE this June 27- June 30!!!!

Would LOVE this June 27- June 30!!!!
Forum: Travel Info May 30, 2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 905
Posted By radmoo
This PRIME tourist season and Faneuil Hall area...

This PRIME tourist season and Faneuil Hall area near CH is hopping. Walk to the North End for Italian food and a stop at Mike's and/ or Modern pastry. Stop in at Bricco's panetierra and pick up...
Forum: TUG Lounge May 28, 2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,919
Posted By radmoo
I do not recall all the particulars but I...

I do not recall all the particulars but I purchased mid-level plan with inflation protection. As we live in massachusetts! our estimated health costs are higher than most. The plan allows for...
Forum: TUG Lounge May 27, 2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,919
Posted By radmoo
Premium is $91+/- month

Premium is $91+/- month
Forum: TUG Lounge May 25, 2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,919
Posted By radmoo
I took out LTC policy in 2007 just shy of turning...

I took out LTC policy in 2007 just shy of turning 55 as it put me in lower premium bracket. My carrier is John Hancock and there has been one premium increase to date.
Forum: Europe May 2, 2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,023
Posted By radmoo
Agreed - would definitely include Mt St Michel...

Agreed - would definitely include Mt St Michel (with sleepover) and Giverny.
Forum: Europe May 2, 2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 495
Posted By radmoo
I try to avoid Heathrow AT ALL COST!! And Rome...

I try to avoid Heathrow AT ALL COST!! And Rome Fumicinon's not so hot either!!! We are flying Boston/Frankfurt/Paris in July (using United Miles on Lufthansa). Hope it works out well for us.
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 29, 2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By radmoo
Do an online search, White pages, Google, etc and...

Do an online search, White pages, Google, etc and you can usually learn age range, if not exact age of person
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 20, 2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,589
Posted By radmoo
And his response was???

And his response was???
Forum: Travel Info April 20, 2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 595
Posted By radmoo
We recently cashed in US air miles for Asia and...

We recently cashed in US air miles for Asia and ended up on EVA Air which is also Taiwanese Airline. We flew Royal Laurel biz Class which is basically their first class and it was AMAZING! All...
Forum: TUG Lounge April 10, 2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,009
Posted By radmoo
I am of that "persuasion"

I have already prepared my Pesach brisket. THere are several EXCELLENT recipes which can be found on Epicurious. I can personally vouch for "Grandma Ethel's Brisket with Tzimmes", Brisket with...
Forum: US - Hawaii April 7, 2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 806
Posted By radmoo
what's with "the wife?" If hubby ever referred...

what's with "the wife?" If hubby ever referred to me in such manner, I'd probably "slap him silly." Just sayin' .. . . .
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 5, 2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,629
Posted By radmoo
Must be many retired folk on this board. Even...

Must be many retired folk on this board. Even though I am entitled to 5 weeks vaca, no way we could manage so many extended trips. Plus we have to allow time to visit grandkids in VA and CA. ...
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 5, 2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By radmoo
Duplicate post

Duplicate post
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 5, 2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By radmoo
We own single CV week and I was able log on and...

We own single CV week and I was able log on and book March 15 week Check in 2 years running. I rented this Year's week and will most likely do same with 2015 week. Spring training Cactus League is...
Forum: TUG Lounge April 2, 2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By radmoo
Convection RULES, I rarely use "bake" setting on...

Convection RULES, I rarely use "bake" setting on my 10 yr old Maytag range. I use either convection bake or convection roast. The fan ensures that air is circulating which makes for far more even...
Forum: TUG Lounge March 21, 2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,121
Posted By radmoo
TJ's is great for produce, cheese, cereal, nuts,...

TJ's is great for produce, cheese, cereal, nuts, oil, vinegar, natural peanut butter. The European style non-fat yogurt rules. I rarely purchase prepare or frozen foods. But the store is so...
Forum: Marriott Resort System March 19, 2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By radmoo
I had very good luck renting out our Canyon Villa...

I had very good luck renting out our Canyon Villa 2 BR unit for this year March 15-22. My renters actually followed up on my TUG ad and paid me asking price. I made the reservation online in March...
Forum: Mexico March 16, 2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By radmoo
We always take food with us as I, too, do not...

We always take food with us as I, too, do not want to waste precious time at market. If all you want is snacks and dried items, I would say yours is excellent plan. Cereal is not overpriced in the...
Forum: Marriott Resort System March 13, 2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 925
Posted By radmoo
Score!!!

I had very good luck renting out our Canyon Villa 2 BR unit for this year March 15-22. My renters actually followed up on my TUG ad and paid me asking price. I made the reservation online in March...
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