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Cazzius
12:44 PM
FIRST POST 27 Oct 17 11:51 AM by Cazzius - The index is here 
 
The Cast 
 
https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/107681/cca6a7cfaa222c.jpg 
 
Chris - the BF  
Age - 32 
Avoiding any and all research/planningFirst time Floribobs (The Irma Remix) - September 2017 - PreTravel Day
Day 10 (our last full day :cry:) is now here. (34 replies)
Cazzius
12:44 PM
FIRST POST 17 Jul 17 06:39 PM by Cazzius - Hello, 
 
Ive been binge reading everyones trip reports in preparation/excitement for our trip in September. 
As Ive taken full advantage of everyone elses trips, stories and reports, I felt it...First time Floribobs - September 2017 - Pre-trip report
Day 10 (our last full day :cry:) is now here. (39 replies)
RickT
12:44 PM
FIRST POST Today 07:54 AM by StitchOhana - Hey everyone:)  
 
I'm just working out my itinerary and trip plans. This trip is a little different for us as it's our first time on property and using the magic express etc.  
 
We are flying...rough time we might arrive at disney?
I think you will get to your room after checking in and the time will be 20:17. Sweep stake time ;) (9 replies)
FIRST POST 17 Apr 18 09:59 PM by Cherrypie - Hopefully well all be making extra money for Disney holidays!Matched betting - chat, help and advice
Yes, but just double check its the right market, as you can get half time score bets too. (791 replies)
FIRST POST 20 Apr 18 10:04 PM by gjdjud - Just checked and I'm linked the day after booking. :) Really pleased its so quick as heard horror stories in previous years about linking with Virgin Holidays.:) 
 
Anyone else?Who's had their 2019 booking linked to MDE?
Im linked! No dining showing though. Now, what colour magic band do I want.... (233 replies)
FIRST POST 11 Apr 18 02:00 AM by NLB - This thread has been automatically created, because the original thread had over 500 posts. 
 
    The original thread was located HERE. 
 
 
    Please feel free to carry on.Last Minute Cancellation Advice Please :(
Our mediator have us sample forms which had loads of categories on to help you.There are so many little things that are easy to forget. (366 replies)
Cazzius
12:41 PM
FIRST POST 25 Oct 17 01:22 PM by Cazzius - Hello, 
 
After reading so many trip reports to help with planning my trip, I thought I really ought to give back. 
 
I had been to Walt Disney World once, aged 11 many many years ago. The BF has...First time Floribobs (The Irma Remix) - September 2017
Our last full day, Day 10, is now up here. (20 replies)
Elodie
12:40 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 07:38 PM by Elodie - DD2 is having a cinema party for her birthday, watching The Incredibles 2. I was thinking it would be lovely to have a photo of dd with The Incredibles for her invitations - are they due to be doing...Meeting The Incredibles?
Is this already happening? I really hope so, and that theyre still there next month! Thank you :) (4 replies)
MrsB87
12:40 PM
FIRST POST 23 Apr 18 02:51 PM by MrsB87 - If you are looking to book a hotel and holding out for a good price/not sure which way a price will go, I would definitely recommend Expedia/Ebookers/Hotels.com. They have a price matching promise...Highly recommend Expedia/Ebookers/Hotels.com
If it's a refundable booking they will refund the difference. If it's non-refundable they give vouchers for the difference. I chose ebookers as I booked a non-refundable room but I know if the price... (14 replies)
Hailz
12:40 PM
FIRST POST Today 12:40 PM by Hailz - Where are the standard rooms located in CBR?  Trying to decide if preferred rooms are worth the extra as we won't be spending a lot of time in room.Standard rooms CBR
Where are the standard rooms located in CBR? Trying to decide if preferred rooms are worth the extra as we won't be spending a lot of time in room. (New Thread)
orlandobound
12:40 PM
FIRST POST Today 12:01 PM by Traincrashing - After much deliberation, and almost convincing my friend we should go to Florida in November for Thanksgiving, we have decided to go to New York. 
 
I normally fly with United as that's who I have my...So far, so good, with Aerlingus!
Lucky you! I had to change my flights with Aer Lingus (flying to Verona in June) for the 4 of us as my son (13) got picked to play in a big soccer tournament which clashed with our holiday and he... (1 reply)
ELLENUT
12:39 PM
FIRST POST Today 10:31 AM by fraser301 - Just arrived yesterday at the Beach club we booked package with Thomson flights accommodation and 14 day tickets in September October last year when the free dining plan was on.At the front desk on...Urgent help please
Just made an edit to my post, not got a good feeling about this :( (25 replies)
daytonababe
12:39 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 11:34 AM by BerkshireBugsy - Some of you may have seen another thread of mine where I asked about your experience of going on holiday for the first time without your parents. 
 
So let's turn this on it's head now. You are sat...Sun,Sea and...worried parents?
No I agree with you , my son is already planning his trip in 2 years with his mates and good luck to him I do it the other way now leave my 15 & 19 yr old at home . Im 5000 miles away and they... (42 replies)
FIRST POST Today 12:39 PM by BerkshireBugsy - I'me taking my DS13 to Florida in July and this is the first time he has been on a journey which involves traversing time zones so I thought I would set him some homework which involves him...Holiday Homework...just for fun.
I'me taking my DS13 to Florida in July and this is the first time he has been on a journey which involves traversing time zones so I thought I would set him some homework which involves him... (New Thread)
Forkbeard
12:38 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 08:45 AM by Forkbeard - We hit the parks each and every day, early morning to late at night. We hit every Disney Park, incl. water parks, all three Universal, Sea World, Aquatica, Busch and Discovery Cove. On some visits...Future Strategy!
This is what we achieved end of last year: flight arrival day: Disney Springs for 2 hours day 1: Sea World + Aquatica day 2: Busch Gardens day 3: Animal Kingdom day 4: St. Augustine + Magic... (11 replies)
Fiona35
12:37 PM
FIRST POST Today 12:37 PM by Fiona35 - Can anyone share any tips on when any deals might be around for these types of classes? 
We're planning to go Oct 19, 
I've done dummy bookings for either Oct this year or 11 months out and PE return...Flights - Premium Economy or Business Class
Can anyone share any tips on when any deals might be around for these types of classes? We're planning to go Oct 19, I've done dummy bookings for either Oct this year or 11 months out and PE return... (New Thread)
Nimbus
12:37 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 05:30 PM by mickey house - To give some background to my marriage, I've had 25 happy years, and then I met my wife. 
 
I work a few or so days a week for myself (my choice), and I feel I am always doing other bits around the...Am I really lazy (poll)?
Is she away for 6 months? :confused2 (34 replies)
FIRST POST Today 12:25 PM by paulandalison - I've tried looking everywhere can't find  anything to say the is anything on, is there anything in Epcot in June this year?Anything on in Epcot in June??????
Guardians of the galaxy Awesome Mix concerts. (1 reply)
Nimbus
12:37 PM
FIRST POST 24 Apr 18 09:23 PM by Orlando 2004 - Just seen that Whatsapp is banning under 16's in Europe due to the new data privacy laws. :( 
How will they monitor this? It's the only social media we've actually let dd12 have (I have to admit I...Whatsapp to ban under 16's
What do you think "process data" means? Any site maintaining records of personal data is considered to be "processing data". So, as soon as someone logs into a site with a name and email address... (22 replies)
Cazzius
12:37 PM
FIRST POST Today 12:37 PM by Cazzius - The index is here. 
 
Its our last full day! I cant believe this has come around so quickly. I apologise for the loooooong gap between the last update and this one, but I have had a lot going on,...First time Floribobs (The Irma Remix) - September 2017 - Day 10
The index is here. Its our last full day! I cant believe this has come around so quickly. I apologise for the loooooong gap between the last update and this one, but I have had a lot going on,... (New Thread)
Twiggy1953
12:34 PM
FIRST POST 2 Apr 18 06:19 PM by A&S&O - Just been to Orlando Premium Outlets and the multistory car park is now $10 to park. Also a large section of the flat car park is $3 for two hours, $3 for every hour over. 
 
Free spaces were hotly...Orlando Premium Outlets Parking Charges
Yes were only a month away. We usually park in the garage (multi storey) to keep the car cool, so would really like to know the answer. (102 replies)
Holdensccs
12:33 PM
FIRST POST Today 10:26 AM by Enchanted - We are currently having a square of decking laid and just asked the builder if he knows anyone who can lay fake grass for us...he said most people just lay it themselves as its so easy and all you...Tell me about artificial grass?
I did mine myself, 4.5 x 3.5 mt. so not a large area. It was really quite straightforward. I dug out and laid about 4" of gravel (which I already had so no cost) then topped off with a couple of... (11 replies)
pigletliz
12:33 PM
FIRST POST 24 Apr 18 09:28 PM by Bluegirl5353 - Hi Dibbers! 
 
Please can you tell me from experience, roughly what time do you usually wake up on the 1st & 2nd days of the holiday. We will land in Orlando at about 2.30pm US time direct from...What time does everyone wake up?
Its not unusual for us to be in the pool for 4.30am :grin: (71 replies)
Jake71
12:32 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 05:00 PM by MickeyFan - https://www.thedibb.co.uk/appImages/35571/6ee9961f4667.jpg 
We are at my favourite park today. I’ve always had a strong love for Hollywood Studios and the street performers. 
 
...Sleeping In A Safari, An Animal Kingdom Lodge Adventure - Day 3 Hollywood Studios
Hollywood studios gets some bad reviews but I really like it. Another good day. (2 replies)
Orlando 2004
12:31 PM
lovesdisney
12:29 PM
FIRST POST Today 11:54 AM by Princess Ariel - You may know from previous threads that DS (18) was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes 12 months ago.  He has not coped with this at all and has had 5 hospital admissions with DKA since October. He has...Need some advice-dont know what to do :(
Ah bless you... didnt want to read and run. Sounds like he needs more support form the mental health team. Can you not speak to the GP or DSN to get him referred and seem. Its diffucult as he is... (1 reply)
Warkman58
12:27 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 08:19 PM by Blue nose - Any HR experts please? 
 
My DH is recruiting a skilled engineering role and best applicant so far appears to be from Poland. He's not interviewed him yet (tomorrow) but wondering how Brexit could...Brexit and employing EU nationals
Its sad that your DH couldn't find a British national, but the training of Engineers has been pretty poor over the last decade. (6 replies)
RickT
12:25 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 02:21 PM by laurad107 - Hi Guys 
 
Always book a full size when we go and last year got some kind of jeep, which was cool. Have had car for this year booked for ages at a cost of 454.81 
 
 
Anyway just checking prices and...changing from an alamo full size to an intermediate SUV
A Chevy Malibu falls in the full size section too - thats a boring car inside and out. (8 replies)
OLS
12:24 PM
FIRST POST Today 11:05 AM by ERICSMUM - Mainly Im venting but someone might have suggestions from their own experiences. 
 
A family member allowed a stranger to persuade her into withdrawing a large amount of cash for him, on the basis...Scammed !
The bank can (probably - my place of work does it so I am sure all financial institutions are the same) put a "venerable customer" flag on the account, it usually means for large deposits then they... (5 replies)
Warkman58
12:21 PM
FIRST POST 15 Aug 17 02:00 AM by kelly2wilkie - This thread has been automatically created, because the original thread had over 500 posts. 
 
    The original thread was located HERE. 
 
    The first post was.... 
 
     
 
    Please feel free...is my flight full?
LGW-NYC 31st Aug D9 C9 I8 E9 S9 A9 K9 Y9 R9 B9 U9 W9 Z9 M9 L9 V9 T9 H9 P0 X0 Q0 Only 2 seats taken in Premium (out of 35) Only 21 seats taken in economy. I though most people brought the... (420 replies)
duchy
12:18 PM
FIRST POST 22 Jun 17 10:49 AM by mandco - Our store isn't the greatest and any disney stock they get in seems to go pretty quick or be in tiny sizes but I found these yesterday :D...disney at primark what have you found?
Lots of tops can be either, no one really cares. It doesn't look like a PJ top to me but if you really need to be sure you could call Primark customer services and give them the stock number and ask... (346 replies)
OB1LukeLucas
12:18 PM
FIRST POST Today 11:42 AM by OB1LukeLucas - I have 6,927 miles with AA which are due to expire. Is it worth buying some miles at around $59 or do you just let them expire? 
I'm rubbish as I sign up for cards but never really use them, any...Air Miles, advice about buying more miles
Thanks, for the replies. I thought they probably wouldn't be worth keeping. I am telling myself we will not be going back to Florida for at least another 2 years-honestly never looked at free dining... (3 replies)
Ball81
12:15 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 09:27 PM by gail35 - Florida4Less have flights for July 12th - August 2nd for 759 flying with Thomas Cook.  
 
Would you say this is a good price? Having only ever done package I'm not sure really. I was hoping for...Florida4Less Flight price July 2019
Funny, just a brief look on Thomascook shows cheaper flights for 11th-1st. Only tapped in for 2ads and economy seats. (7 replies)
grant_w
12:13 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 11:00 AM by Moz - Seems once a day I check to see what time the VS75 departs / arrives as we are on this in 8-9 weeks.....like just checking random flights to see what goes where though as well.... 
 
Is there any way...Anyone else watch Flight Radar 24..?
I sometimes Chromecast FR24 to my tv, looks great on there (21 replies)
Warkman58
12:13 PM
FIRST POST Today 11:48 AM by toffiness - Its a long one so bare with me folks... 
 
 
We flew delta on the last trup from edinburgh with a stop at JFK. So we were keen to fly delta again. So when the price was right for us, we booked...So annoyed with flights!
The issue sounds like its with Delta not KLM. I would look at other flights on the day you want to go out with KLM/Delta and as its such a material change to your booking, get them to put you on a... (2 replies)
MariaLynda
12:12 PM
FIRST POST Yesterday 02:27 PM by laurad107 - https://www.orlandoweekly.co m/Blogs/archives/2018/04/24/disney-erects-giant-woody-at-hollywood-studios 
 
;)Disney erects giant woody
Usually works for me! (68 replies)
FIRST POST Yesterday 09:38 PM by Princess Tiana - Can anyone recommend a good Miami airport hotel for a family of 5 please?Miami Airport Hotels
We have booked 1 night at the Best Western Airport North which has free parking and breakfast included. We booked this using Tesco Clubcard vouchers (Hotels.com) for 35 and tax 13 for a 2-Queen bed... (4 replies)
Disney2019
12:09 PM
FIRST POST 24 Apr 18 01:55 PM by Trebor1 - We have booked a Hyundai Santa Fe (SUV) there are 4 adults and one 7 year old.  
 
I'm worried we need something bigger but on booking with Virgin it said on the options it should be big enough. 
...Do I need a bigger car ?
Thanks, I'm not all that bothered, any standard SUV should be big enough for 2 adults and 3 kids you'd think? (10 replies)
Claudette
12:08 PM
FIRST POST 24 Apr 18 05:16 PM by susiewong - I've booked our first night on site so will be able to book fast passes 60 days in advance but when I try a dummy fast past booking today(just to check how to do it!) it's only showing me dates up to...fast passes at 60 days
You cannot do dummy fast pass bookings. It will open up on the day you are entitled to book them and not before. They don't want the system clogged up with dummy bookings. (9 replies)
ozzyowl1
12:06 PM
FIRST POST Today 09:49 AM by ozzyowl1 - I have hired a car for three days for our upcoming trip to collect at the airport and drop off at LBV. My thinking was I would do our shopping trips early on and then Uber if we need to. 
We are...Should I keep the car for longer?
Thank you both for your very different replies! I think I am leaning towards the Uber option as pricewise it will probably work out a similar price or a bit cheaper? This is a milestone birthday... (3 replies)
sdf
12:06 PM
FIRST POST Today 12:06 PM by sdf - Hi, next year going to be spending one night in Miami. Itll be basically an afternoon, evening and then a few hours next day prior to heading to the airport. 
 
Having never been Im really not sure...Miami Beach, but where?
Hi, next year going to be spending one night in Miami. Itll be basically an afternoon, evening and then a few hours next day prior to heading to the airport. Having never been Im really not sure... (New Thread)
MissFortune
11:57 AM
FIRST POST 22 Apr 18 06:42 PM by Mamie Baldwin - I adore this top, does anybody know where its from? 
 
https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/29368/d13c1940c242a9.jpgCan you help me find this top?
Don't pay 50 though! You can get it much cheaper, although direct from China. ... (14 replies)
grant_w
11:56 AM
FIRST POST Today 10:46 AM by LOU LOU DISNEY - Our plane is empty! It looks like about 30 people are down stairs in economy! Im sure it will fill out come Sunday. I see you cant get bubble seats for free or has this always been the case? Last...Just booked my seats at 72 hours virgin.
I think more people are 'winging it' and not paying for seats early now, so if you get in quick there's usually loads to choose from (3 replies)
miss_mouse
11:50 AM
FIRST POST 15 Apr 18 04:22 PM by miss_mouse - Trip Report Index 
 
4 Nights Royal Pacific Resort  6 Nights Beach Club  16 nights Bahama Bay  
 
 
 Day 2  Friday 11th August 2017 
Royal Pacific Resort,IOA, Toothsome Chocolate Emporium 
 
...IT'S GOING TO BE A BIG ONE!-Aug 2017 - Day 2 Royal Pacific Resort-IOA-Toothsome...
Thank you so much. We actually use a whole combo. I have a Canon G7x MarkII Ade had just bought a new big Nikon SLR We also have a Sony waterproof for around the pool and we use our iphones... (29 replies)
WhereIBelong
11:49 AM
FIRST POST Yesterday 09:11 PM by Bellemum - Our DD and her friends have just booked to stay at the Cheyenne in Sept with the free half board plan. I cant seem to find out whats included - is it a QS breakfast at the park and if so is it just...Standard Free Mealplan
Davy Crockett restaurant buffet is absolutely lovely! Especially the desserts :blush: (3 replies)
FIRST POST 22 Apr 18 12:57 PM by Tigger71 - We always stay off site but next July is my DHs 50s birthday so when we go in Aug 2019 we wanted to do things we havent done before - like staying onsite with free DDP for example. Also first year...Just booked RPR and Universal tickets
Do you, I'm not sure anyone has noticed ;) (15 replies)
joxxxxx
11:47 AM
FIRST POST Yesterday 04:04 PM by BONDY LAD - Big item on my local radio station today about,1000s of folk ditching supermarket milk and returning to having milk delivered in bottles to their doorstep,to help reduce plastic and save the planet...Do you have a milkman?
there is a milkman who delivers to our street but we are normally out of the house and on our way to work before he comes - so no good for us - we would use him otherwise (21 replies)
BnDamo
11:47 AM
FIRST POST Today 07:45 AM by Miss AliJS - Hi 
Hope you don't mind me asking but when advertising on HomeAway are your rates higher than your own websites because HomeAway takes a cut of your profit? Would just be interested on how it works...Villa Owners question
They are just a "middleman" taking a cut and you will deal with the owner anyway through them.Save yourself some money and deal direct with the owner most of who have their own websites and the Dibb... (3 replies)
x_Ange_x
11:46 AM
FIRST POST Today 11:46 AM by x_Ange_x - Hi  
 
I would like to book a character dining for our first day and have seen that hollywood and vine are doing a halloween seasonal special wth Minnie and friends: 
 
Halloween Dine 
September 3,...Minnies Seasonal Dining - H & V
Hi I would like to book a character dining for our first day and have seen that hollywood and vine are doing a halloween seasonal special wth Minnie and friends: Halloween Dine September 3,... (New Thread)
Miss_Shell
11:45 AM
FIRST POST 19 Apr 18 06:02 PM by Tinkertangled - ATD are currently coming out cheaper than Disney. 
Has anyone booked with them?Anyone booked with ATD
I'm also over 500 days don't worry :) (192 replies)
Lu Lu
11:43 AM
FIRST POST Today 09:27 AM by IndianaMac - First off, *NO SPOILERS!!!* 
 
Off to see this tonight with the little one. She's a huge Black Widow fan (as am I, but as I've said to her before, for different reasons... she just gives me a...Avengers - Infinity Wars
Going on Sunday - can't wait! No, there won't be any casualties, I am in denial x (1 reply)
FIRST POST Yesterday 04:15 PM by b00110908 - Hi All, 
I know BA are upgrading their fleet. Are all flights from Gatwick to MCO now the new fleet or is there still some old planes flying? 
 
Does anyone have experience of the new planes and what...New or Old plane? BA Gatwick to MCO?
Timely reminder. G-VIIX is flying the Orlando route today so the first time one of the refurbed planes has flown the Florida routes. They have been on the Caribeen/Mexico routes until now. And... (5 replies)
toots82
11:39 AM
FIRST POST 23 Apr 18 08:52 AM by Gem67 - Good morning all! 
 
Hope you are all well and have been enjoying the sunshine - it certainly has helped me (salads are so much nicer in a hot day!) 
 
Lost 2lb this week ...  which couldnt have...Bikini Babes - w/c 23 April
Hi. I'd like to join please. Just completed my first week on slimming world and lost 5lbs. Ideally I'd like to get to 2.5 stone off before we go away on 27th september. A wee bit more be lovely but... (10 replies)
Claudette
11:38 AM
FIRST POST Yesterday 08:30 PM by Pinkie1983 - So we are what I think model tenants but yesterday we got issued with a section 21 notice and have until the 27th June to move. However check out my countdown!  
 
We can afford to move fortunately,...Section 21 Notice
I don't know why you are encouraging somebody to act in this way. I have been a landlord when I worked overseas, so not a "professional" landlord. I had somebody trash my house, not pay rent and I... (14 replies)
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