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  1. Clifbell

    Timeshare Traveler Episode 123... Quickest Way to Get ROI on a Timeshare

    I've always tracked my Return on Investment in Timeshares. Over the years I've gotten better at it as I have learned how to purchase more effectively. In this video, I show how you can calculate your ROI and also some general rules. Like lowest maintenance on deeds in Las Vegas, but using...
  2. H

    Lodging - Please Help

    (Details deleted as it constitutes advertising/soliciting a rental. Such ads should be placed in TUG Marketplace and not in the discussion forums.)
  3. E

    Waikiki Jan 25-Feb 1

    I am looking for a 1 bedroom in Waikiki Jan 25-Feb 1. Many thanks in advance for your help.
  4. H

    When to start Ongoing RCI Search in Hawaii for Spring Break 2020?

    Hi All, I have 300K RCI Points (clearly I'm not using this Timeshare enough) and my son is in his Senior Year of high school. Rather than some Spring Break party, I offered for the family to go to Hawaii, which he thought was awesome. So I created an ongoing search for either Maui or Oahu...
  5. Crercuda909

    Any Hawaiian island

    We are looking for accommodation from November 8 to 15 or even until the 22 . Can begin a day or two before or say or two after if it fits yours accommodation schedule Any Hawaiian island is fine Minimum one bedroom , We are a husband and wife . Thanks
  6. Crercuda909

    any hawaiian island Nov 9 to up to two weeks

    hi we are presently in maui, have booking until Nov 8. We are looking to extend from Nov 9 up to two weeks, Very flexible on dates and any island works ,Even a 4 days , a week or 10 days is fine We are two retired adults no pets, no children. Let us know what you have , thanks
  7. C

    Grocery Delivery or Pickup?

    Hey everyone, we are heading to Hilton Hawaiian Village on 09/24 and trying to sort out a way of getting groceries without much hassle. Last year we stopped at Costco and it was very crowded, and not how I want to start out vacation. I checked the walmart out there and they don't offer the...
  8. rboesl

    Looking for Waikiki Info

    DW & I will be in Waikiki for 2 weeks starting on 9/8. We're staying at the Alohilani Resort. Looking for suggestions for both good places to eat and places to visit besides the big attractions like a luau,The Arizona, and the beach. We can't snorkel or do dinner cruises as DW gets motion sickness.
  9. A


    [The TUG Marketplace is the appropriate place for this request]
  10. RNCollins

    Tiger Woods course coming to Hawaii

    Tiger Woods course coming to Hawaii https://www.travelweekly.com/Hawaii-Travel/Tiger-Woods-course-coming-to-Hawaii By Tovin Lapan / Hawaii / Travel Weekly / travelweekly.com / Apr 12, 2019 “The developers of a west Oahu resort area have partnered with Tiger Woods on the design of one of two...
  11. E

    Wanted for Honolulu: March 1-7th

    Looking for a place to stay in Honolulu / O'ahu for 4 Adults from March 1st through the 7th. Please let me know if you have something available - Thank you!
  12. E

    Studio/1 bedroom Oahu/Maui/Kauai Jan 19-26, 2019

    My arrangements for this week fell through. I would appreciate a Studio/1 bedroom on Oahu/Maui/Kauai Jan 19-26, 2019. Many thanks in advance.
  13. B

    Looking for Oahu Hawaii accommodation from Nov 4-14

    i am looking for Waikiki or/and Ko Olina. Open to breaking the dates to 2 locations, ie half in Waikiki , half in Ko Olina Dates are Nov 4-14 2 adults and 2 young kids
  14. Hsahota1

    Need Advice - HGVC

    Hi all, pretty new here in TUG. Became a member a few weeks ago as I feel there are some knowledgable people here. Looking to purchase 7200 platinum biennial points in Oahu (1 bedroom at GW). The plan would be to add points a few years down the road. Any suggestions on what I should be...
  15. jellson

    Oahu for checkin on either Jan. 13, 14, 15?

    Need a hotel/studio or bigger please.
  16. N

    Oahu 1/12/2018-1/20/2018

    Looking for Oahu for 4 adults 1/12/18 through 1/20/18.
  17. O

    Grand Islander 2502

    Got a corner unit at the Grand Islander for a few days. Nice place. Smooth check-in, no problem with the elevators. Posting some pics here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/u0hoot4v6lxi71u/AABg3cMnTt4wdFOixd1zXEFAa?dl=0