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Forum: TV and Film Yesterday, 05:07 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By Nimbus
It's not out quite yet - it's out in the middle...

It's not out quite yet - it's out in the middle of December.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 04:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,608
Posted By Nimbus
It would make no difference whatsoever for me. ...

It would make no difference whatsoever for me.

I've never collected frequent flyer awards and the existence of these has never encouraged me to fly more often. On average I only fly long haul once...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida Yesterday, 02:37 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
Just to clarify, as I mentioned above the vast...

Just to clarify, as I mentioned above the vast majority of reviews of MK on TripAdvisor are positive. 88% gave it a "very good" or "excellent" review. Only 5% gave it a negative review.

Still, I...
Forum: Tickets Yesterday, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By Nimbus
The free parking comes from the 3-Park tickets...

The free parking comes from the 3-Park tickets (Seaworld, Aquatica, Busch Gardens) that you get with the DC Ultimate tickets. Those tickets didn't always have free parking but now do. You will get...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 01:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,318
Posted By Nimbus
Well, I've had 10 years of MCU films and seen...

Well, I've had 10 years of MCU films and seen Avengers: End Game several times so I'm happy. :D

...mind you, Phase 4 is still to come. Guess that means I have to keep on living for a bit longer...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 01:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 867
Posted By Nimbus
My wife and daughter have visited twice as many...

My wife and daughter have visited twice as many places on that list than I have. ;)
Forum: TV and Film Yesterday, 01:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 755
Posted By Nimbus
I still preferred Ben Miller. I liked the idea of...

I still preferred Ben Miller. I liked the idea of an uncomfortable Englishman stuck in a foreign land doing his job, always wearing a suit even though it was hot and sunny. The other characters...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 12:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,272
Posted By Nimbus
I just booked our MAN-MCO flights at the weekend...

I just booked our MAN-MCO flights at the weekend for August/Sept 2020 and it's showing a 747-400 as our plane. Part of the reason we booked was because of the extra width.

Or did you mean this...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 11:49 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,026
Posted By Nimbus
Also, it implies that the "correct" or "default"...

Also, it implies that the "correct" or "default" option is to have kids. There is no right or wrong option. All that matters is that both people in the relationship are happy with their choice,...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida Yesterday, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Nimbus
I still don't remember seeing any stage in either...

I still don't remember seeing any stage in either of those areas. I suppose if they were small temporary stages that weren't being used at the time then I might have just walked past them.

I...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Oct 19, 05:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,272
Posted By Nimbus
Weirdly, I am. The sooner I get home, the sooner...

Weirdly, I am. The sooner I get home, the sooner I can get to bed for a few hours. :) I never sleep on planes.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 04:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,554
Posted By Nimbus
Yes. It's also worth trying at other times in the...

Yes. It's also worth trying at other times in the day. The more you try and the more you keep on refreshing, the more likely you are to get a fastpass for FOP.

Just don't rely on there being a...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Oct 19, 04:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,272
Posted By Nimbus
The last time (only time!) we flew to MCO the...

The last time (only time!) we flew to MCO the main wait was for our luggage to appear on the carousel. That was after a reasonable wait at immigration.

So, they don't allow all of PE to disembark...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 04:38 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
Most of them seem positive and give a high score?...

Most of them seem positive and give a high score? At the top it says 72% give it an "excellent" rating. Of the 10 reviews on page one, 7 rate it "very good" or above and only 2 rated it awful...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 21 Oct 19, 04:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 638
Posted By Nimbus
BTW, I've seen it explained as follows: An entre...

BTW, I've seen it explained as follows: An entre isn't referring to the initial or starting course but instead refers to the course that makes an entrance. It was the course that entered the room...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Oct 19, 02:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,272
Posted By Nimbus
Following as we've booked PE with Virgin next...

Following as we've booked PE with Virgin next Aug/Sept. :)

We chose upstairs. Mainly because I've never flown upstairs on a plane before. :D
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 02:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 735
Posted By Nimbus
I know Microsoft have booked both Universal parks...

I know Microsoft have booked both Universal parks on 7th November for their annual Ignite convention. Have they also booked Magic Kingdom as well? Or is it a different IT company?
Forum: Tickets 21 Oct 19, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By Nimbus
It still says on Disney's website that: ...

It still says on Disney's website that:

7-Day and 14-Day tickets expire 14 days from first day of use, 21-Day ticket expires 21 days from first day of use.

That wording hasn't changed. And...
Forum: Tickets 21 Oct 19, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By Nimbus
From the DIBB's Disney World Ticket Prices...

From the DIBB's Disney World Ticket Prices guidebook page (https://www.thedibb.co.uk/forums/Walt-Disney-World-Ticket-Prices-p-858.html):

Water Park Hopper Pass

One Day Regular - $73.49...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 735
Posted By Nimbus
Disney aren't expecting most people to pay to go...

Disney aren't expecting most people to pay to go to these events. If lots of people paid to go to this event then it would negate the whole reason for it - to get access to an almost empty park for...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Oct 19, 01:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,200
Posted By Nimbus
It depends where you are the night before the...

It depends where you are the night before the flight.

As Mick says, if you are staying at a nearby hotel the night before the flight and are driving there then park your car where you plan to...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Oct 19, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 747
Posted By Nimbus
Unfortunately, that doesn't seem to be the case...

Unfortunately, that doesn't seem to be the case for next year. Direct return flights wholly within August 2020 are all over 1000pp. That's about 3 weeks after they've been out. So the prices are...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Oct 19, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 543
Posted By Nimbus
You can't officially buy MagicBands in the UK...

You can't officially buy MagicBands in the UK. You can buy them from sellers on eBay but make sure you check they are legit. You will end up paying more for them.

Please note that you don't need...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 12:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,554
Posted By Nimbus
But did you try at 10:47, 11:16, 11:31, 15:11,...

But did you try at 10:47, 11:16, 11:31, 15:11, 15:31, 15:46, etc on multiple days to see whether you were more likely to get a fastpass at 1 minute past the hour compared to, say, 31 minutes past the...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 12:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,244
Posted By Nimbus
The bit about the person having a disabled badge...

The bit about the person having a disabled badge is a bit of a red herring. Day parking is free at the resorts whether you are disabled or not. Anyone can park for free at the Contemporary. However,...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 11:26 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,364
Posted By Nimbus
Yes, I would say Universal is worth a visit. The...

Yes, I would say Universal is worth a visit. The two main parks were worth a visit before they built the HP areas and are still worth a visit now. There are lots of great rides there and things to...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Nimbus
Was there a stage by Club Cool? (I say "was"...

Was there a stage by Club Cool? (I say "was" because Club Cool is now closed). I've never noticed one there, just the one near the USA pavilion in World Showcase.
Forum: General Chat 21 Oct 19, 10:53 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,116
Posted By Nimbus
I think there's a significant difference between...

I think there's a significant difference between "doing something for a re-mortgage" and "a bit of legal advice". I think many people wouldn't expect to pay for 5 minutes of advice over the phone...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Oct 19, 10:00 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
I remember when we first visited we had a 5 day...

I remember when we first visited we had a 5 day ticket for Disney, a 1 or 2 day ticket for Universal, and a 1 day ticket (plus a second day free) for Seaworld. So we had 8 or 9 days worth of tickets...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Oct 19, 07:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,114
Posted By Nimbus
This Wednesday coming MK doesnt have MNSSHP (and...

This Wednesday coming MK doesnt have MNSSHP (and has EMH, but then so does every day). Therefore I expect it to be busy, but not quite as busy as last Wednesday.

Im not saying dont go at all,...
Forum: General Chat 18 Oct 19, 04:46 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 24,053
Posted By Nimbus
Not a meme... ...

Not a meme...

https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/40625/5901115c4e7060.jpg
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 18 Oct 19, 04:24 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
I will certainly agree with you there. :grin: ...

I will certainly agree with you there. :grin:

Although I still do like visiting Alton Towers and I still think it's value for money given the enjoyment I get out of it. Just like WDW.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 18 Oct 19, 04:20 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
And? BTW, the number of Brits visiting...

And?

BTW, the number of Brits visiting Florida was slightly higher in 2018 than it was in 2017. But only slightly.

There are still around 1.5 million Brits (+/- 100 thousand) visiting Florida...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 18 Oct 19, 04:03 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
Sorry, I thought you just meant visitors in...

Sorry, I thought you just meant visitors in general to WDW. I mean, many Americans pay that much just to spend 7 days at WDW (a 7-day Park Hopper Plus costs more than a 14-day Ultimate).

So, ok,...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 18 Oct 19, 03:58 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
It's 34 for a day ticket to Alton Towers...

It's 34 for a day ticket to Alton Towers. :tongue: Whereas it's about 100 for a day ticket to WDW.

You can get a Season Pass for AT for just 56. If you used that to visit for 14 days over the...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 18 Oct 19, 03:51 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
Well, about 50 million visitors each year do.

Well, about 50 million visitors each year do.
Forum: Guest Services 18 Oct 19, 03:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 207
Posted By Nimbus
Did you post this to the correct thread? This is...

Did you post this to the correct thread? This is a thread about anti-virus software, not applying for a visa :confused2.

To answer the OPs question, I use Windows Defender that comes pre-installed...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Oct 19, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1,969
Views: 259,943
Posted By Nimbus
Well, just been on Skyscanner and I can now get...

Well, just been on Skyscanner and I can now get MAN-MCO direct flights with Virgin for around 480pp. That'll be for Econ Light, so it'll be a bit more for Econ Classic. Happy days with that price...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Oct 19, 02:38 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,147
Posted By Nimbus
Congratulations! I've bought the Brit Guide...

Congratulations!

I've bought the Brit Guide a couple of times in the past and it's always been an informative read, especially in those days before the internet became so prevalent and nowadays...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 18 Oct 19, 01:59 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,589
Posted By Nimbus
This ^ It's like people forget Walt set up...

This ^

It's like people forget Walt set up Disneyland so that it would keep out the "riff raff" (my words, not his). Unlike other funfairs, you had to pay just to get in and then pay again to go...
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