Transatlantic in May
Has anyone done transatlantic on the QM2? Or any other ship? We want to do it next year for our 40th and 50th but not sure whether it will be too rough or we will get bored. Thinking about... (New Thread)
Star Wars - Boarding Group
That’s really helpful, we had actually written off doing this in April but will try and give it a go :d: (22 replies)
Can I take these into the US?
https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/122313/ca3b1ae0cef3d7.jpg (New Thread)
Stopped for breakfast ...
This has just been added to a motorway slip road within the services area - but appears popular nonetheless (4 replies)
Isn't the world beautiful
Beautiful 😊 (3 replies)
Cheapest Way to book Disney
Even with a good DVC discount it needed 3 trips within a 1 year period to upgrade to the pass- at least to Platinum which I had to get as I am going at Xmas twice. Gold which is DVC only, 2 trips... (17 replies)
American tourister cabin case
You'll probably get it through check-in ok (most typically just eye-ball the cases if at all), however if it's too big for the overhead lockers and you do take it on, be prepared for it to be... (1 reply)
Harry and Meghan to stand down
If this is aimed at me then can I confirm that I also read all the posts as I'm actually interested in other people's opinions, even though I don't always agree, sometimes it will give me a different... (682 replies)
Your Monday in just one word !
Cosy. 😴 (1,501 reply)
Back Problems - New Mattress Needed!
Ooo good question. Looking at the pictures I’m pretty sure it’s the Shine plus or Shine advanced but I’ll double check (21 replies)
one way car hire
Are there any locations between NY and Orlando that don't charge a one-way fee? you could then split your booking into multiple vehicles (even offer at keep the vehicle you have at the hire-place but... (2 replies)
How much is your 2020 trip costing?
We’re going on 21st Aug for 14 nights. 3 adults and 1 teen. Flights - LGW to MCO direct - £2,067. 5 nights at Beach Club (inc DDP and Disney tickets) - £3,861. 6 nights Dibb villa - £698. 3... (146 replies)
Parking at port of Miami?
Has anyone sailed out of Miami and parked a car there? The onsite parking says its $22 a day but there doesn’t appear to be a way to book. Do you just turn up? Does the $22 include taxes etc?... (New Thread)
First time car hire
For collection from resort to take you to DCCC you have to book in advance and are typically on the hour or half hour, or they were when we used it (they don't hang around so make sure you're waiting... (1 reply)
The 260 Mile West Coast Wander - August 2019 - Day 5 - From New York to Venice!
Your pool time sounds delightful and well deserved! Fancy a roller coaster passing by you at the pool - sounds fab. I remember that ride being so uncomfortable i thought your boys may say that!... (9 replies)
Doctor Who’s back
I have to agree with you, I think Doctor Who is past it's prime. I really enjoyed watching David Tennant and Matt Smith's being Doctor Who. I like Jodie but I just think the stories aren't suited to... (28 replies)
DCL 2022 - what are the chances?
I’m no expert, but we had a 4 night cruise on magic from Miami with castaway, key west and Nassau (no sea day) booked for last Easter for £2600 inside cabin but had to cancel when my dad died... (1 reply)
Tried to make quinoa today
You probably needed to add more water as it was simmering. It doesnt have much flavour but I find it ok to have instead of rice to cut down on carbs (1 reply)
Uber/Lyft setup and codes. Help please.
There's an uber sticky here. (3 replies)
Taking Food into US
As you say bonny lass we haven't seen a customs form going into MCO for over two years and the automated kiosks disappeared sometime in 2018. There's no official procedure to declare food now... (22 replies)
Hilton bonnet creek
We ask in advance of every stay at every hotel now, connecting rooms can ruin a stay. (10 replies)
Goto fazenda leeds quite a bit , cracking one word... meat sweats... (7 replies)
yeah on reflection they were all crap shots but this happens a lot in war films ... your thinking how the hell did they all miss dont think this was ever meant to be a full on blood & guts war... (33 replies)
I look like a scarecrow dragged backwards through a hedge. I’m not a hair doer. I can’t cut it short as it grows at the rate of knots and I’d be permanently at the hairdressers equally I find... (7 replies)
You go to the disabled entrance to the ride, and show your card. They'll check the person with the issue/disability is with you, and then you wait in that queue. There's no guarantee you'll be next... (1 reply)
How did your parents meet
This thread is putting such a smile on my face! :) My parents met at a charity baseball game (Canadians). My mum was driving some sort of fancy convertible and my dad was smitten. She was 9 years... (55 replies)
Out of term
1. I never said it was an easy job; 2. Who mentioned a call centre? 3. I was simply saying that many other jobs have similar pressures without so many perks and therefore on balance, from the... (59 replies)
anyone seen SSR pref studio availability for Oct?
Just looked in the disneyholidays.co.uk and OKW studio is available when you want it. Not SSR, but it is closer to what you want. (4 replies)
Even Vloggers can’t work it out. There’s no published clear methodology of how you get paid. To give you an idea, before they took away my earnings on it (need 1000 subscribers now and I don’t have... (371 replies)
The Highlands Fling August 2019
I realise that I have been a bit lax with the updates - I will try and post more soon but I stopped taking notes so will have to rely on the photos. (10 replies)
Sheet music help please!
Got to love a transpose button! (3 replies)
British Airways Price Match
I expect the fare code will be the downfall of this. You'll get a price from BA that'll be Y or T or something, but then get a price from an online agent that will be the same in everyway but will... (5 replies)
National Minimum Wage increases
Totally agree with this. At my old place of work, no one wanted to train to do the more difficult roles as they could do the easy ones for a couple of pence less per hour with no stress. I have... (52 replies)
Elara Las Vegas- anyone been?
I think it was about $7 for a latte in the lobby Starbucks! Do you get DVD rental too? There were vending machines in the lobby and we used it a few times, probably due to the novelty! Tax is on top... (7 replies)
I binge watched the lot and, on the whole, enjoyed it. There were a few inaccuracies (but given there was no power then water would not have been able to be pumped to properties so the camp made... (9 replies)
Those of you that have drives
If you don't drop the kerb, I think you would be breaking the law every time you parked on the drive as you aren't allowed to cross the footpath otherwise. Also, if someone parks and blocks you... (12 replies)
MNSSHP & magic hours release dates for August?
They rarely do swap them once published. If they do it only tends to be odd days and not the entire month. Sign up to the free DIBB Park Hours notifications and you will be emailed if they change. (9 replies)
DLP Halfboard dining plan - Worth it?
We had the half board In December! We stayed at Newport bay so it was the plus option. We found it pretty good- we had breakfast at the hotel, this was your usual hotel brekkie. We usually did EMH... (4 replies)
Better call Saul?
I have totally forgotten what happened at the end, might have to re-watch the previous episode before the new one starts. (19 replies)
Another question: will i fit an airbed in POFQ garden view room
We always take an air bed with us for DD. We stayed at POFQ in 2018 in a garden view room and there was plenty of room for the air bed DD was 11 at the time. Housekeeping will give you spare bedding. (7 replies)
Special Magic Bands...
I go: MDE My plans View room details Scroll down to magic bands (9 replies)
Collecting loved ones ashes. Sensitive post
This is a lovely idea but I would suggest a large planter. That way if you move you can take her with you. (42 replies)
ADRs - splitting up for meals?
He might be able to just walk up to Morimoto’s we had no trouble getting in there for dinner without a reservation. (15 replies)
One day at MK or Villans After Hours
I haven’t done the Villains one yet but I have it booked. I have previously been to three AH events. In your case I would definitely do AH rather than regular park tickets, you would get more done... (1 reply)
Do after hours sell out?
Other than perhaps the Villains one, having done AH three times now, I would say the whole and only point of them is getting rides done without a wait. ;) Sorry I do not know the answer to your... (2 replies)
Drinking around the World
Tipsy Ducks in love- China pavilion 😊 (8 replies)
How long before flight?
We’re flying to Frankfurt, then Orlando, so I think we’d best allow three hours. (6 replies)
Bariatric Surgery - initial consultation?
My mums surgeon was Stephen Pollard, he spoke to her initially for nearly three hours without charging a penny, and has been incredibly supportive throughout. This is us out yesterday in London... (20 replies)
What travel agent do you use?
Book everything myself. Flights and car direct with BA, Disney through Disney, villa through the owner on the dibb or through homeaway/holiday lettings, any other tickets through... (42 replies)
2020 Dining plan - kids credits
I booked a package through a travel agent and it wasn't a problem so hopefully Disney will let you Upgrade. (131 replies)
Esta done approved in 2 hours
That section was marked as optional so I declined to do it. (27 replies)
Florida: the next episode August 2020 Pre Trip Report.
Thanks for reading my ramblings. Looking back at all the old photos certainly made me feel nostalgic. I'll be at work all day, but I plan to start posting this year's plans this evening. :d: (2 replies)
I’m not worried about that at all. Once you get the voucher you’re all good to go from that angle. It’s the possible data breach that’s more concerning, if there has been a hack. (13 replies)
ESTA help - middle names
Our estas - which I completed without middle names - are about to expire. I've travelled on them without middle names twice and not had any problem whatsoever. If I have the need to fill a new one... (132 replies)
Yo Ho, A Disney Life for Me - Summer 2020 pre trip
Ooh I do love a margarita. Hopefully it's still on the menu in the summer. :pgig: I don't know what came over me as soon as I said it I thought it sounded ridiculous. I suppose it's just that... (109 replies)