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Forum: Theme Parks Florida Today, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 89
Posted By Zellotape
I think in 2018 tickets went on sale in April,...

I think in 2018 tickets went on sale in April, however when we were there they were still selling the tickets on the day for most of the event nights (apart from the 1st 2 as they were sold out)...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants Today, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 89
Posted By Zellotape
Our ADR day is Saturday too, Im holding out hope...

Our ADR day is Saturday too, Im holding out hope that this holiday will be unaffected so still planning away as i would have been without the threat of the virus.

I know the system changes all...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Mar 20, 01:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,056
Posted By Zellotape
Is this the nationwide travel insurance? As...

Is this the nationwide travel insurance?

As I read it as, if booked after 18/03/2020 then you arent covered for any situation resulting from Covid-19. But if booked before 18/03/2020 then your...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 25 Mar 20, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By Zellotape
My personal favourites are Sci-Fi Dine in, and...

My personal favourites are Sci-Fi Dine in, and California Grill (we have only ever done brunch, but the experience is the best bit)
Got my fingers crossed for you that your trip will go ahead.
Forum: Accommodation 13 Mar 20, 05:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 519
Posted By Zellotape
We did this last year on our honeymoon. We got an...

We did this last year on our honeymoon. We got an Uber to the Contemporary, then we got the Monorail to MK (yes i know we could have walked but the Monorail is fun!), got the boat to Fort Wilderness...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 13 Mar 20, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By Zellotape
The fearless river is a lazy river that is faster...

The fearless river is a lazy river that is faster moving with waves etc. You wear a life jacket rather than floating with a tube.
It is great fun! However my only advice is to stick in the middle...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Mar 20, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 236
Posted By Zellotape
Kona Cafe - DDP

Hi All,

Just wanted to see if anyone had eaten Dinner at Kona on the DDP, and tel me what is available to order on their menu as an entree?

Basically I am looking to take my mum there in...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 4 Mar 20, 01:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 635
Posted By Zellotape
It shows a few times from 'Dusk', the show is...

It shows a few times from 'Dusk', the show is only about 10 mins long.
They are pretty organised with this as they put up guide ropes so as to not block the entrance to Forbidden Journey.
We found...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 4 Mar 20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By Zellotape
It really isnt the same is it! The only...

It really isnt the same is it!

The only way around this i have found is either paying slightly more on an import website, or looking in TK Maxx for american ground coffee! It can be hit and miss...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 4 Mar 20, 12:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,090
Posted By Zellotape
Me too! although i saw on a related post that...

Me too! although i saw on a related post that this wasnt going to happen at Signature dining... which Yachtsman is... ?
It said on the post that Hollywood Brown Derby werent aware of the changes...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 3 Mar 20, 01:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,158
Posted By Zellotape
Hi, have you looked into credit cards? As I have...

Hi, have you looked into credit cards? As I have always found this the most preferable way to spend in the US. It gives you an extra layer of protection, and there are some cards that do not charge...
Forum: Tickets 3 Mar 20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Zellotape
In November it cost us around $300 to do 2...

In November it cost us around $300 to do 2 upgrades to Preferred. We were unable to upgrade to the lower passes because of block out dates during our trip, however it still works out cheaper than...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 3 Mar 20, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By Zellotape
To be honest it was too busy for the rides! We...

To be honest it was too busy for the rides! We rode People Mover which was fine, and also Space Mountain, but both of these were at the end of the night after the fireworks. The rest of the time was...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 2 Mar 20, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By Zellotape
Have you tried the Dunkin' French Vanilla? I...

Have you tried the Dunkin' French Vanilla? I havent tried the Disney one, however i know you can get the Dunkin' coffee here from selected American food import websites, like...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 2 Mar 20, 11:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By Zellotape
Following as looking at those 2 dates for MNSSHP...

Following as looking at those 2 dates for MNSSHP myself.

Im hoping that if plans work out, to go on the Tuesday rather than the Thursday as our experience with MVMCP on a Thursday the park was...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 2 Mar 20, 10:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,783
Posted By Zellotape
Thanks all! I am hoping to be able to find...

Thanks all!

I am hoping to be able to find the star wars one when we are there in October (thats if they are still doing them!), as my Dad is a massive fan!

Plus on previous trips, like other...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 28 Feb 20, 05:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,783
Posted By Zellotape
Up-charge tumblers on dining plan?

Hi All,

im sure someone on here will have answers, but ive seen a couple of people posting saying that they have paid $10 (on top of the rapid refill mug on the dining plan) to get a metal mug?
...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 28 Feb 20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By Zellotape
We went in November for Breakfast. Have done...

We went in November for Breakfast. Have done Brunch before, however they do not offer Brunch on weekdays. And as we went on a Tuesday, we just booked a late breakfast.

I personally would book...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 25 Feb 20, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 263
Posted By Zellotape
Ohana evening booking, we found 8pm worked will...

Ohana evening booking, we found 8pm worked will for 9pm fireworks. (We are just 2 adults though so easier to seat)
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 25 Feb 20, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By Zellotape
With regards to the alcohol, you get one...

With regards to the alcohol, you get one alcoholic OR non-alcoholic beverage, per QS credit and per TS credit.
There tends to be more variety on the alcohol front in TS places, as QS places...
Forum: General Trip Planning 25 Feb 20, 11:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 884
Posted By Zellotape
Have used it twice now, for both the 1pm flight...

Have used it twice now, for both the 1pm flight and also the 10 am flight.
For the later flight, we found it a little busy when we got in there but soon quietened down. Also as we are just adults,...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Feb 20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 769
Posted By Zellotape
I would contact them as you may be able to use...

I would contact them as you may be able to use your booking reference to link your park tickets?
I know this works when you are staying onsite but not had experience with an off site stay.
I...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 13 Feb 20, 12:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 352
Posted By Zellotape
If by chips, you mean crisps, i dont see why not...

If by chips, you mean crisps, i dont see why not. We always take snacks to Volcano bay as the food there is extortionate!
And the refillable mugs that you can purchase in the parks can also be...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 6 Feb 20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,212
Posted By Zellotape
Would recommend looking at Disney Food Blog, they...

Would recommend looking at Disney Food Blog, they also post youtube videos about all things disney food. They are a good source for new things and also limited time things!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Feb 20, 12:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,490
Posted By Zellotape
Happened to us in November 2018, got to LGW had...

Happened to us in November 2018, got to LGW had bubble booked, only to be told we had been moved to the back of the plane as the plane had changed.
They told us it was a last min change due to tech...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 3 Feb 20, 05:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By Zellotape
We had a nice steak at Skipper Canteen in MK. It...

We had a nice steak at Skipper Canteen in MK. It was probably the best 1TS steak we had.
However we did also really enjoy the steak at Teppan Edo in Epcot.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 22 Jan 20, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By Zellotape
We put everything into a locker and dont tend to...

We put everything into a locker and dont tend to use a lounger. We spend all our time on rides and in the lazy river. The only time we tend to use a lounger is to leave flipflops on when in the lazy...
Forum: Reports and Reviews for Dining and Restaurants 17 Jan 20, 02:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,100
Posted By Zellotape
Excited to follow along with your trip!

Excited to follow along with your trip!
Forum: Shopping in Florida 14 Jan 20, 03:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,288
Posted By Zellotape
As above, closest Walmart is Turkey Lake. I also...

As above, closest Walmart is Turkey Lake. I also agree with the above about being too tired for full service meal.
We stayed at the Endless summer in November and there is an IHOP over the road,...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Jan 20, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By Zellotape
Sorry I cant help with BBB, but Character meals...

Sorry I cant help with BBB, but Character meals it depends on what characters your DD would want to meet.

My personal preference is Garden Grill Breakfast. You meet Mickey, Pluto, Chip and Dale...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 14 Jan 20, 11:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By Zellotape
We found we could share a QS credit for...

We found we could share a QS credit for breakfast. We stayed at ASMu and my OH would have the breakfast burger (huge!) which came with tater tots. Then I would have the Drink/Snack and use it for a...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 9 Jan 20, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,491
Posted By Zellotape
We went back in November and we rode it once at...

We went back in November and we rode it once at the beginning of the day. We started to queue at the park entrance at 7am (crazy i know, husband was desperate to ride) park opened at 9am. Everyone...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 23 Dec 19, 11:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 601
Posted By Zellotape
I personally wouldnt say it was worth the 600...

I personally wouldnt say it was worth the 600. It works out that the credits are costing you roughly $28 each. I dont know any QS meal (other than be our guest) that would cost you that much OOP.
Forum: Accommodation 16 Dec 19, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 475
Posted By Zellotape
Just a note on this, there are quite a few...

Just a note on this, there are quite a few restaurants within a short walk of Endless Summer.
IHop is over the road, and Dennys is less than 5 mins away. There is also an IRide stop just outside...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Dec 19, 12:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 789
Posted By Zellotape
We didn't get our locator number for about 2...

We didn't get our locator number for about 2 weeks after our 320 day mark. This was through Virgin Holidays.

I had to bug them every day until the system finally updated. We figured out the delay...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 6 Dec 19, 01:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,861
Posted By Zellotape
We found on our trip just gone, the saltiest...

We found on our trip just gone, the saltiest place was Olive Garden.

We loved the bread sticks but they were saturated in salt!
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 26 Nov 19, 03:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 675
Posted By Zellotape
We were there last week and it was only Studios...

We were there last week and it was only Studios and Volcano bay with early entry.

It was handy to have, as we didnt have express. However it is only the minions ride, and the Harry potter ride...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 26 Nov 19, 01:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,350
Posted By Zellotape
We landed on 15th, and noticed that MCO...

We landed on 15th, and noticed that MCO immigration was a lot tidier and less construction than Nov 18. We were also lucky enough to get in just as a Mexico flight were finishing up in the...
Forum: Reports and Reviews for Dining and Restaurants 7 Nov 19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 21,082
Posted By Zellotape
really enjoyed following along! Thank you :)

really enjoyed following along! Thank you :)
Forum: Reports and Reviews for Dining and Restaurants 31 Oct 19, 02:29 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 22,695
Posted By Zellotape
looking forward to following along :)

looking forward to following along :)
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