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Forum: Travel Info May 20, 2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 695
Posted By radmoo
We fly to DC all the time as grandkids live in...

We fly to DC all the time as grandkids live in Northern VA. I recommend flying into Reagan if fares are comparable. The Metro is dimple, we use it frequently. You neither need nor want a car in DC...
Forum: TUG Lounge May 14, 2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,011
Posted By radmoo
Wow, I surely did not expect so many replies. ...

Wow, I surely did not expect so many replies. Here are more pieces:
We work with an AMAZING financial planner and she is KEY piece of the equation
I have health insurance through Veterans Benefits...
Forum: TUG Lounge May 14, 2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,011
Posted By radmoo
Retirement exit strategy

Where else to turn but TUGGERS? I am trying to downsize job but current employer is in 1950s mindset with zero opportunity for flex work schedule and/ or tele commute. Hubby is 14 years my senior...
Forum: US - West Coast Timesharing May 13, 2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 843
Posted By radmoo
Another vote for Uber but why will you have fair...

Another vote for Uber but why will you have fair amount of luggage? You do not need much in SF and if you desire foodstuffs, nothing beats the Ferry Terminal Market
Forum: Marriott Resort System May 13, 2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,249
Posted By radmoo
There are 2 convenience stores on State Street. ...

There are 2 convenience stores on State Street. There is also Starbucks and Au Bon Pain for breakfast items. You can also cross the Greenway and walk to historic North End where there are several...
Forum: Marriott Resort System April 18, 2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 937
Posted By radmoo
We own a CV week and I was able to book March...

We own a CV week and I was able to book March 13-20, I have had ZERO trouble renting out during same timeframe over past two years. And several 2016 listings have already been posted on REDWEEK
Forum: Marriott Resort System March 26, 2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 981
Posted By radmoo
Sorry to hear. The Wednesday phone in almost...

Sorry to hear. The Wednesday phone in almost threw me off but I was alert enough to check the calendar in early March. I booked our March 13 check in from Mexico. I went to the resort lobby where...
Forum: TUG Lounge March 22, 2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By radmoo
Thanks for sharing. My husband is a Vietnam Vet...

Thanks for sharing. My husband is a Vietnam Vet who was diagnosed with diabetes in the late nineties and is now being financially compensated by the VA. We decided to visit Vietnam last year and...
Forum: Marriott Resort System March 11, 2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,396
Posted By radmoo
12 month window for single week owners

We own single Canyon Villas week and are not enrolled in DC. As we love coming to Royal Haciendas, I have taken to renting out our CV unit. I always look for March/spring break week as they are in...
Forum: Travel Info March 1, 2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 966
Posted By radmoo
Visit Chris Elliot's website. He has contact...

Visit Chris Elliot's website. He has contact info for ALL airlines!
Forum: Timesharing in Mexico March 1, 2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 938
Posted By radmoo
Arrived yesterday, used Thomas Moore as they put...

Arrived yesterday, used Thomas Moore as they put apply charge directly to our room bill. No issues and luckily we were last to arrive for van share so no wait for us. Most importantly, we are here...
Forum: Travel Info February 23, 2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 953
Posted By radmoo
Excellent, how did you get so lucky???

Excellent, how did you get so lucky???
Forum: Marriott Resort System February 20, 2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,380
Posted By radmoo
We own a single Canyon Villa platinum week. I ...

We own a single Canyon Villa platinum week. I have take to reserving a March spring break week and then renting it out. We use the rental proceeds towards an additional week in Mexico, no need to...
Forum: TUG Lounge February 18, 2015, 04:38 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 5,780
Posted By radmoo
I was not aware of this either, usually use Amex...

I was not aware of this either, usually use Amex or Marriott Visa but will use my United card going forward. TUGGERS rule!!!
Forum: Timesharing in Mexico February 17, 2015, 02:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,056
Posted By radmoo
We have Verizon service. Any time we travel...

We have Verizon service. Any time we travel internationally, I automatically receive message upon landing asking if I want to disable data. With one click, It is done. With wi-Fi connection, you...
Forum: TUG Lounge February 13, 2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 835
Posted By radmoo
As I've now opted out of employer provided health...

As I've now opted out of employer provided health insurance for gov't issue and Hubby is on Medicare, I purchased travel insurance for the sole purpose of emergency evacuation if needed. I figure...
Forum: Timesharing in Mexico February 10, 2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 291
Posted By radmoo
Will be at Haciendas.

Will be at Haciendas.
Forum: TUG Lounge February 10, 2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By radmoo
I work in Boston's Financial a District, 2 blocks...

I work in Boston's Financial a District, 2 blocks from Custom House. My job is not essential but my boss saw fit to open our office today. We are small satellite of an operation headquartered in...
Forum: Marriott Resort System February 10, 2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,116
Posted By radmoo
QUOTE=ladyflyer58;1725445]I am new to this forum...

QUOTE=ladyflyer58;1725445]I am new to this forum and so glad that I found it! NOW, I really need some advice. I have called 13 months out, with no success to reserve spring break for my family....
Forum: Timesharing in Mexico February 8, 2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By radmoo
Cancun Tour options -Peanut Allergies

Hi all! I am once again reaching out to TUGGERS as I need some good info. I have friends who will be traveling to Cancun next month. They are not time sharing but rather staying at JW. They are...
Forum: TUG Lounge February 5, 2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,313
Posted By radmoo
I know, it's crazy weather here in Boston area. ...

I know, it's crazy weather here in Boston area. We leave in 23 days for 2 weeks at Royal Haciendas but who's counting????

Stay safe everyone!
Forum: Hilton / HGVC February 4, 2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,297
Posted By radmoo
WE did Italy trip 8 years ago, not TS but rather...

WE did Italy trip 8 years ago, not TS but rather B&B. WE flew to Venice where you would not want a car. WE picked up the car upon leaving Venice and drove to Tuscany, then on to Umbria and back to...
Forum: TUG Lounge January 24, 2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 221
Posted By radmoo
There is in effect no terminal D so walking from...

There is in effect no terminal D so walking from E to C should take no more than 10 minutes. If you opt for airport shuttle it will undoubtedly take longer as Terminal E is end of loop and Tetminal...
Forum: Travel Info January 13, 2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,502
Posted By radmoo
Does anyone have info re roamright insurance? We...

Does anyone have info re roamright insurance? We will be at Royal Haciendas for 2 weeks and main concern would be medical evacuation. I have just opted out from employer sponsored CIGNA in favor of...
Forum: TUG Lounge December 30, 2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,868
Posted By radmoo
For what it's worth I think the earnings ceiling...

For what it's worth I think the earnings ceiling should be eliminated and perhaps "taxed" on sliding scale. Once you reach the threshold, I think it is around $116,00 right now, you should still be...
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting December 19, 2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 841
Posted By radmoo
Red Week membership fee less than II fees and I...

Red Week membership fee less than II fees and I have had good luck using them.
Forum: TUG Lounge December 19, 2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,836
Posted By radmoo
My kids live not too far from you in San Carlos! ...

My kids live not too far from you in San Carlos! Everything is $$$$$$$ in your part of the world save the occasional farm stand, luckily they have good jobs as I cannot comprehend how average...
Forum: Marriott Resort System November 24, 2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,612
Posted By radmoo
Unfortunately the SS Constitution is out of...

Unfortunately the SS Constitution is out of service for refurbishment. I do not think she will be open by the time you arrive in Boston.
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting November 11, 2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 645
Posted By radmoo
Renting week at Royal Resorts

Hi, looking for anyone who has had experience renting from a Royal REsorts owner. We own week 10 @Royal Haciendas and are looking to rent week 9. Found someone who wants cashier's check or money...
Forum: Timesharing in Mexico November 7, 2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 909
Posted By radmoo
2weeks at Haciendas beginning Feb 28. Guess we...

2weeks at Haciendas beginning Feb 28. Guess we will find out
Forum: Marriott Resort System November 6, 2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,356
Posted By radmoo
Hmmm, had it been me, I would have rented the FEB...

Hmmm, had it been me, I would have rented the FEB VAil week. Prime ski week would have fetched a good price and the you could have rented any week you wanted, anywhere you wanted.
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting November 5, 2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By radmoo
Thanks Denise!

Thanks Denise!
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting November 5, 2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By radmoo
Tuggers rule!

Just wanted to give another shout out to Denise M for her expert rental advice. We have had spring break week at MCV for past two years that we put up for rent. Last NOV someone responded to TUG ad...
Forum: TUG Lounge November 4, 2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 902
Posted By radmoo
You are all blessed. We have 2 beautiful grands...

You are all blessed. We have 2 beautiful grands on left coast but crazy parents, my son and his wife won't give us alone time. The parents are always underfoot and this is very stressful. I...
Forum: TUG Lounge October 30, 2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By radmoo
I do not think I could endure hours of note...

I do not think I could endure hours of note taking using only my thumbs.
Forum: TUG Lounge October 29, 2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By radmoo
Tuggers rule!!

Thanks - will check out keyboards when I get home
Forum: TUG Lounge October 29, 2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By radmoo
IPad Question

Turning to my fellow "tuggers" who have answers for EVERYTHING! I am chair of our union negotiating committee and also chief note taker. Last time 'round, I shlepped my laptop to NY, took notes and...
Forum: Travel Info October 25, 2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,579
Posted By radmoo
I am neither UA employee or shareholder but as we...

I am neither UA employee or shareholder but as we have United Crec card and fly quite often BOS/SFO route , I have to say that we are always notified of schedule changes. Sometimes there are seat...
Forum: TUG Lounge October 13, 2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,689
Posted By radmoo
Yes, they have been replaced with $2 million 1400...

Yes, they have been replaced with $2 million 1400 sq ft homes on 6000 SQL;5 lots!
Forum: TUG Lounge October 12, 2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,689
Posted By radmoo
Everything you say is true but you leave out one...

Everything you say is true but you leave out one IMPORTANT piece and that I that you reside in " the land of the million dollar tear downs." I know this first hand a my kids live in San Carlos and I...
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