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Forum: Accommodation Today, 08:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 273
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I would never go by reviews too much, its full of...

I would never go by reviews too much, its full of crazy people who seem to spend all thier holidays complaining at the front desk.

Honestly its a room with two beds a bath/shower and air con and a...
Forum: Accommodation Today, 08:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 273
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Its two different hotels you have the old tower...

Its two different hotels you have the old tower and the new tower (which they show on all promotions)

The rooms in the old tower are fine, no different to the Rosen. The pool is decent and has a...
Forum: Accommodation 20 Jun 21, 07:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,899
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I'm supposed to be arriving at AKL on August 26th...

I'm supposed to be arriving at AKL on August 26th (DVC BOOKING)

Its quite lucky, but only if we end up being able to go.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Jun 21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3,909
Views: 327,475
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Other than the absolute eagerness of British...

Other than the absolute eagerness of British politicians to stop people leaving this country. Also the same politicians who love scaring the world that we are a plague island every time a variant...
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 17 Jun 21, 11:22 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 12,307
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I know its quite easy to be mad at MSC but in...

I know its quite easy to be mad at MSC but in reality they have been hit badly by this extension aswell.

I have just come back from a MSC sailing and I have to say they have worked incredibly hard...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Jun 21, 11:10 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,205
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I would but unfortunately I have used up my two...

I would but unfortunately I have used up my two free moves with Virgin and now just have to wait. I will wait until 31 days out to cancel my DVC which will be about 21st of July
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Jun 21, 11:06 AM
Replies: 3,909
Views: 327,475
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I've lost all hope, sorry guys. I just wish...

I've lost all hope, sorry guys. I just wish Virgin could put me out of my misery and cancel so I can move on a book something else.

Unfortunately I have used my two free date moves and just have...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Jun 21, 10:09 AM
Replies: 3,909
Views: 327,475
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Biden won't do a bilateral deal with UK. His...

Biden won't do a bilateral deal with UK. His allegiances lie more closely with the E.U so in my opinion any deal will with EU and UK thrown in as one lot.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 27 May 21, 12:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 480
Posted By meanwoodwhite
If your a Blue moon fan i would also give...

If your a Blue moon fan i would also give Shocktop a try.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 May 21, 12:30 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 17,652
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Unfortunately the US has been quite strict on...

Unfortunately the US has been quite strict on this and I have seen on social media several people being kicked off due to thier infants not wearing masks.

It seems a very strange age to start from...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 May 21, 06:01 AM
Replies: 3,909
Views: 327,475
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Yeah us to, I think we're going to have to live...

Yeah us to, I think we're going to have to live on beans on toast while we're over there as we have not saved a penny.

Luckily we will have a kitchen in our DVC one bed villa at AKL so we have...
Forum: Accommodation 15 May 21, 10:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Rosen Inn is the best location to go to...

Rosen Inn is the best location to go to restaurants on I drive. It is clean and good for the money. But the pool area is not good. The guests range from Brits and Brazilians but also a bit of a lower...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 13 May 21, 07:50 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,937
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Most states have started to open up 100% now and...

Most states have started to open up 100% now and domestic flight prices and car hire prices have gone through the roof.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 May 21, 06:42 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,962
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I wouldn't avoid going away but I do agree taking...

I wouldn't avoid going away but I do agree taking my son at 8 months was much smoother than the trip after a year later
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 May 21, 06:39 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,962
Posted By meanwoodwhite
The easiest time to take your kids away is when...

The easiest time to take your kids away is when they are babies.

We took our son at 8 months it was a piece of cake.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 May 21, 04:22 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,540
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Yes I think your right, I consume alot of US...

Yes I think your right, I consume alot of US media and have friends from my time living in U.S and the US authorities and media seem alot more upbeat and confident about the vaccine than the UK...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 6 May 21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,820
Posted By meanwoodwhite
My understanding is that its all to do with...

My understanding is that its all to do with Easter and the "base" year.

The "base" year is essentially the year which all point totals are based. And these point totals are not supposed to change...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 May 21, 11:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,424
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Almost Exactly the same as me, I fly out on 23rd...

Almost Exactly the same as me, I fly out on 23rd Aug and they put us on the 12:30 flight. Really annoying because even though its only a few hours. In my experience its alot harder and stressful...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 4 May 21, 08:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,820
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Also they were taking rooms for the 50th...

Also they were taking rooms for the 50th Anniversary from inventory before the 11 month window so members didn't even have a chance to book.

Worse thing is they blamed it on a glitch even though...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 May 21, 08:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,424
Posted By meanwoodwhite
We are flying August and they just moved us to...

We are flying August and they just moved us to the afternoon flight (12:30) even though it seems the morning one isn't full.
Forum: General DVC Discussion 29 Apr 21, 08:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 869
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Wish they let resale use points just this once.

Wish they let resale use points just this once.
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 28 Apr 21, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 197,124
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Anyone enquiried about the 2 nighters?

Anyone enquiried about the 2 nighters?
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 28 Apr 21, 11:42 AM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 197,124
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I keep wanting to book, but then realise I'm very...

I keep wanting to book, but then realise I'm very unlikely to be fully vaccinated by July and not willing to gamble.
Forum: Accommodation 26 Apr 21, 08:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,509
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I put my money i was going to spend last year and...

I put my money i was going to spend last year and put towards purchasing DVC.

I'll more than make my money back in 2 trips.

Everything after that I'll be paying about $90 a night in dues
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 24 Apr 21, 01:15 PM
Replies: 3,909
Views: 327,475
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I would read much into newspapers, they change...

I would read much into newspapers, they change thier story on travel every other day for clickbait.

Restrictions will be largely gone in the US by July 4th
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 24 Apr 21, 09:36 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,822
Posted By meanwoodwhite
For me i would always stop myself buying that $6...

For me i would always stop myself buying that $6 cookie or $12 margarita.

You can easily make money on the DDP if you use it for alcoholic drinks
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 24 Apr 21, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3,909
Views: 327,475
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Colour schemes mean nothing if US haven't lifted...

Colour schemes mean nothing if US haven't lifted thier travel restrictions by then.

Only when there lifted will we get what entry requirements the US will put in place.

But simply the answer is...
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 24 Apr 21, 08:53 AM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 197,124
Posted By meanwoodwhite
We did the same, and so glad we did with the news...

We did the same, and so glad we did with the news of vaccinated requirement for Disney. 49 sleeps for us.
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 24 Apr 21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 197,124
Posted By meanwoodwhite
What a disappointment that they are requiring...

What a disappointment that they are requiring fully vaccinated. I assume they have been forced by the government because everything coming out before erred to the side of testing only.

Seems only...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 18 Apr 21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,007
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Dunkin' fir me 2 egg and cheese muffins for...

Dunkin' fir me

2 egg and cheese muffins for $3 and medium coffee is $2.12
Forum: Accommodation 18 Apr 21, 08:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,044
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I've just booked Renaissance Inn convention...

I've just booked Renaissance Inn convention center for a few nights for my I-drive fix before we go on to Disney. They have one bedroom suites with full kitchen.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 18 Apr 21, 08:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,454
Posted By meanwoodwhite
This is the one of the reasons we booked a 1 bed...

This is the one of the reasons we booked a 1 bed villa at AKL. We were planning to get the dining plan but without it we know we'd be too stressed with the disney prices. We wanted to pay for it and...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 18 Apr 21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,454
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Me and the wife always split meals and share a...

Me and the wife always split meals and share a pint in the theme parks
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Apr 21, 02:16 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,460
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I'll pay whatever it takes! I'll just live on...

I'll pay whatever it takes! I'll just live on rolling rock and chef boyardee tinned food 😄
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Apr 21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 3,909
Views: 327,475
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Its weird alot of the press and media have been...

Its weird alot of the press and media have been saying how cold it is especially in relation to outside hospitality being open. But here in West Yorkshire we have had nice warm sunny days for a while...
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 14 Apr 21, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 197,124
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I wonder why MSC were allowed!? I assume its...

I wonder why MSC were allowed!?

I assume its because they have experience in thier policies.
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 14 Apr 21, 01:17 PM
Replies: 3
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Views: 486
Posted By meanwoodwhite
I've booked for 12 June. I've heard a few...

I've booked for 12 June.

I've heard a few things regarding testing. But at the moment I understand you can use a private Lateral Flow or PCR test 72 hrs beforehand and you need two copies of your...
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 14 Apr 21, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 197,124
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Bear in mind these UK cruises will be for UK...

Bear in mind these UK cruises will be for UK residents only and they have confirmed via a few TA that they will be tweaking a few things to suit the British crowds while keep thier Italian flair.
...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Apr 21, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3,909
Views: 327,475
Posted By meanwoodwhite
So do we need a PCR test before departure for the...

So do we need a PCR test before departure for the UK government and I assume one for entry to US

Don't really understand why you need a test to leave the country. I understand why you need one...
Forum: Disney Cruise Line and Other Cruise Planning 14 Apr 21, 09:25 AM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 197,124
Posted By meanwoodwhite
Really blumin eck. If I wasn't as honest as I am...

Really blumin eck. If I wasn't as honest as I am 😆 I would take my mothers card as she was given two by mistake and doesn't have a name written on it
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