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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Jun 21, 03:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 834
Posted By Fimble
Hey there, I had to cancel a villa back in...

Hey there, I had to cancel a villa back in January with VRBO, it was instant and painless.

It's automated judging from my experience, when I pressed cancel I got instant confirmation and my money...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 2 Jun 21, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 636
Posted By Fimble
Morning, we're going via Heathrow next year too,...

Morning, we're going via Heathrow next year too, and im booking through the website, self park, keep your keys and I believe you can grab a shuttle over.
It's costing me 130 for 19 days.
...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 25 May 21, 11:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,596
Posted By Fimble
I can fully understand why people are feeling...

I can fully understand why people are feeling apprehensive instead of excited. For the past year and then some we've had to cancel all plans and bookings and have seen glimmers of light appear and...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 May 21, 04:20 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,874
Posted By Fimble
That looks alright to me, especially staying on...

That looks alright to me, especially staying on Disney site.

Mines coming to 12k all in.
Flights for 5 adults, 2 kids and a 1 year old (3800), villa (2.2k), Disney and Busch/SeaWorld tickets...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 7 May 21, 07:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 889
Posted By Fimble
I second the idea of moving to next year. There's...

I second the idea of moving to next year. There's a lot of uncertainty at the moment, and sometimes the safer option is best.

We'll have a much better idea how things will be by next year.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 8 Apr 21, 11:41 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 21,182
Posted By Fimble
It's nice seeing people booking holidays again,...

It's nice seeing people booking holidays again, the past year I've missed seeing all the pretrip reports, intineraries and all that other fun trip planning discussion.

It's starting to feel like...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Apr 21, 12:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,957
Posted By Fimble
I'll have my fingers crossed for you all. If...

I'll have my fingers crossed for you all. If you're brave enough to go during this time, hopefully it turns out great for those that do! If it does that's good news for us all.

Disclaimer: I am...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Apr 21, 09:23 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,809
Posted By Fimble
We were due to fly out next Tuesday so I guess...

We were due to fly out next Tuesday so I guess you could say we were forced to but somewhat glad we are pushing it back another year.
Vaccines should be all dished out long before that and some sort...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Jan 21, 12:02 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 11,909
Posted By Fimble
Had to pull the plug on our April holiday just...

Had to pull the plug on our April holiday just before new year's. Looking at the vaccine forecasts we will be better off waiting a few more months maybe even next year as vaccines start seeing our...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Nov 20, 04:14 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,442
Posted By Fimble
Don't stress about it guys, the way things are...

Don't stress about it guys, the way things are looking next April will hopefully be a lot better than what we are seeing now, especially once these vaccines start flying out.

We might still have...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Aug 20, 01:48 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,920
Posted By Fimble
I must admit, I'm 28 now and the only thing...

I must admit, I'm 28 now and the only thing that's changed about going with my parents is I'm now paying for it all.

Even during my moping teen years I couldn't imagine not going. They are the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 29 Jul 20, 12:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 847
Posted By Fimble
Hey Buddy, I'll just drop by to contribute my...

Hey Buddy, I'll just drop by to contribute my view on this.

Taking an almost three year old will be fine, they're mobile, vocal and can get on a reasonable amount of rides at Disney and they also...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Jul 20, 09:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,379
Posted By Fimble
Mobile The flights we're going on and other dates are...

The flights we're going on and other dates are now back up again for next April. Prices per person seem to have gone down a bit too.

Wonder what the reason was for it.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 15 Jul 20, 07:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,379
Posted By Fimble
Weird.. I have direct flights from Manchester...

Weird.. I have direct flights from Manchester booked in April and I checked the price of two more people yesterday and it came up. Now non of them are there.

No cancellation and my tickets are...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Jun 20, 09:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,896
Posted By Fimble
Mobile Thanks for this, Nimbus, it's good to see them...

Thanks for this, Nimbus, it's good to see them acting to try and curb those infection rates.
Forum: Itineraries 18 Jun 20, 09:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,220
Posted By Fimble
Mobile It's a tough and uncertain time at the moment so...

It's a tough and uncertain time at the moment so I've made sure to book with all possible negations if it falls through.

We're going next year in march/April time and the dates appear similar to...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Jun 20, 09:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,764
Posted By Fimble
Mobile Booked our flights last week, came to 2750 for...

Booked our flights last week, came to 2750 for four adults and two children next march.

Good bargain, hopefully this whole situation is over with by then!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Jan 20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,534
Posted By Fimble
It's unfortunate to read the stories of some of...

It's unfortunate to read the stories of some of you who have met resistance or fines. Powers to prevent repeat offenders of child non attendance would be good but this punishes everyone and creates...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 13 Nov 19, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By Fimble
Well I'm happy to hear that they abandoned the...

Well I'm happy to hear that they abandoned the plan of shutting down the Jurassic Park River ride for a redo, I didn't know they changed their minds. Thanks for that OrlandoGuy!

According to some...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 7 Nov 19, 02:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,281
Posted By Fimble
Earlier this year I recall a lot of people...

Earlier this year I recall a lot of people complaining about the quality of the food provided and the plans of stopping the serving of bottled beverages in favour of plastic cups, however it looks,...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 7 Nov 19, 11:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 828
Posted By Fimble
Ask around your friends and see if anyone can do...

Ask around your friends and see if anyone can do a good Mickey just in case you can't find a "professional."
Over the phone everything sounds lower quality and it's a really easy one to mimic,...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 25 Oct 19, 10:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,591
Posted By Fimble
Dang, I was hoping Nintendo Land was going to be...

Dang, I was hoping Nintendo Land was going to be ready in 2021. At least it gives me something new to look forward to for another holiday!
Forum: Tickets 21 Oct 19, 11:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,415
Posted By Fimble
That's not too surprising news for me, I was...

That's not too surprising news for me, I was predicting them on my spread sheet as being 520 average off 2 kids/2 adults, so I wasn't too far off!

Though this was a "worse case scenario" of if...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Oct 19, 10:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,780
Posted By Fimble
Good to hear there's some holiday's up for grabs,...

Good to hear there's some holiday's up for grabs, but very steep in my books.
I'll have to wait until standalone flights themselves are released, but I think we have another 6 months until the ones...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 9 Oct 19, 10:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 20,044
Posted By Fimble
It was only a few weeks ago on here someone...

It was only a few weeks ago on here someone commented that they wouldn't go on it, through the fear of getting stuck in a small greenhouse for hours. Luckily this was during the dusk without the...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 4 Oct 19, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 788
Posted By Fimble
I think my Girlfriend watched this a while back,...

I think my Girlfriend watched this a while back, is it the case where it looked like the police possibly planted evidence and changed statements to implicate them in the crime?

Edit: Turns out it...
Forum: General Chat 3 Oct 19, 01:08 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 12,385
Posted By Fimble
Congratulations on getting two job offers, that's...

Congratulations on getting two job offers, that's brilliant news.

I'd suggest finding out what both offer in their appraisals, as my worry is for the Civil Service job, there's been a 1% pay rise...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 2 Oct 19, 11:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By Fimble
I bought some really good quality bedding sets...

I bought some really good quality bedding sets from Walmart when I was there last. A Nintendo set and Minions sets, had a really nice silky feeling fitted sheet which was nice to sleep on, a duvet...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 24 Sep 19, 07:44 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,307
Posted By Fimble
Wasn't Pirates of the Caribbean already updated...

Wasn't Pirates of the Caribbean already updated to be more politically correct about 2/3 years ago?
Forum: Tickets 20 Sep 19, 10:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By Fimble
Universal has some amazing areas that others have...

Universal has some amazing areas that others have mentioned for little ones, it all depends on what your family all enjoy. It would be worth watching some park "walk arounds" on YouTube to see what's...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Sep 19, 09:48 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 12,908
Posted By Fimble
Double check the other TC thread for anything...

Double check the other TC thread for anything that you might need to purge, Benny & Gav! There's some information there I think might need to be removed to save problems further on!
...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Sep 19, 09:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,789
Posted By Fimble
My apologies, I appear to have completely...

My apologies, I appear to have completely misunderstood what this "Vroom" was, I was presuming this was accommodation!

Glad to hear the rest of your holiday is still going ahead!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Sep 19, 01:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,789
Posted By Fimble
What an absolutely awful act by a so called "good...

What an absolutely awful act by a so called "good company."
Utterly disgusting treatment.

Are you going to DIY and salvage your planned holiday? There's plenty of time to make new arrangements...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Sep 19, 01:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,283
Posted By Fimble
If I was sat here with a week, and a very...

If I was sat here with a week, and a very tempting price on going to Florida for a week, I'd be jumping on the plane and heading out.

If it's an 'extra' thing you can do without compromising...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 13 Sep 19, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,559
Posted By Fimble
For my family this was also the first place we...

For my family this was also the first place we ate on the first night of our first trip in 1999 when I was a nipper, and up until 2011, we'd always go on the first night.
The steak was...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Sep 19, 11:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,180
Posted By Fimble
I'm planning on going in 2021 for the 50th...

I'm planning on going in 2021 for the 50th anniversary, my kids will be 5 & 3, and from what I've seen there's no issue taking these ages as long as you've planned and thought things through.

I'll...
Forum: Tickets 4 Sep 19, 11:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 717
Posted By Fimble
I asked a question similar to Disney this via...

I asked a question similar to Disney this via their Q&A for families/parents section of the website, I could dig it out but essentially I was told that children under three do not need tickets, and...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 9 Aug 19, 08:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,354
Posted By Fimble
Was originally going to comment on how people...

Was originally going to comment on how people were reacting to this all, but looks like I don't need to!

There's nothing wrong with just making an off comment about being gutted about your main...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 30 Jul 19, 10:17 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,284
Posted By Fimble
If it's not something that will set you back...

If it's not something that will set you back having a longer holiday later on, and you can afford it you should absolutely go.

If I had the chance to go for a 5 day holiday in Orlando, I'd jump at...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 30 Jul 19, 10:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,829
Posted By Fimble
I have a good pair of sandals we bought over in...

I have a good pair of sandals we bought over in the states about 5 years ago, just a simple pair of walmart ones made from that thick material.

Wear them with a pair of white socks and it they...
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