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Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 06:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,328
Posted By cornishfrogboy
My understanding is that you generally need to be...

My understanding is that you generally need to be a Jersey citizen. I was unable to apply to join the Police there and I believe that even John Nettles (Bergerac) had problems moving there.
Forum: Christmas Yesterday, 02:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 711
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Lego Star Wars? Some fantastic sets out there...

Lego Star Wars? Some fantastic sets out there.. anything from 20 to 600.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 12:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 854
Posted By cornishfrogboy
The future... Florida can work really well...

The future...

Florida can work really well with no Disney at all (or anywhere in between). We no longer trouble the Mouse, but still rate Florida as an awesome destination.

The Gulf Coast...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 09:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,328
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Cornwall takes a lot of beating. I moved here 30...

Cornwall takes a lot of beating. I moved here 30 years ago as I left the Army, mainly because I had/have relatives around Falmouth and had never lived anywhere for more than 3 years in my life (Dad...
Forum: General Chat 11 Nov 19, 05:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,460
Posted By cornishfrogboy
And that of course includes vacations. I know...

And that of course includes vacations. I know that I can get what I want at a much better price than any high street Travel Agent and therefore I no longer trouble them with either my interest or my...
Forum: General Chat 11 Nov 19, 10:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We researched this before going in the Summer of...

We researched this before going in the Summer of this year. October seemed to be touted as the best month, but it is easily researched. As we have School age children, Oct was not an option.

We...
Forum: General Chat 11 Nov 19, 10:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,460
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I think that the writing was on the wall for this...

I think that the writing was on the wall for this one some time ago. They need to. Diversify their range or they will be gone.

I only now send cards of any type to my more traditional/older...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Nov 19, 08:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have used Delta many times on internal flights...

I have used Delta many times on internal flights and find them cheap, efficient and a pleasure. Some of their aircraft are a little older, but they get you there.

As a huge, 900 plus aircraft...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 10 Nov 19, 06:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 782
Posted By cornishfrogboy
All hotels are pretty much the same to me when...

All hotels are pretty much the same to me when looking within my budget... Except for the Madonna Inn!

People can only love it or hate it. It takes kitsch to a whole new level and has the...
Forum: General Trip Planning 10 Nov 19, 10:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,048
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Yes, yes , yes, yeeeesssss! I forgot that one...

Yes, yes , yes, yeeeesssss! I forgot that one.. good call!

When Harry met Sally is an awesome film.
Forum: General Trip Planning 10 Nov 19, 09:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,048
Posted By cornishfrogboy
For us.. 1. 9/11 museum and memorial. 2...

For us..

1. 9/11 museum and memorial.
2. Top of 1 world (awesome views)
3. A ferry boat trip that takes you from West side to East passing Ellis and Lady Liberty with amazing views .
4. USS...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Nov 19, 09:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 950
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have a 100% record of bag placement thus far...

I have a 100% record of bag placement thus far and that is with 4 of us, sitting close together and full sized hand baggage each. I have never had a problem accessing it in flight either.

Hoping...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Nov 19, 11:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 950
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We are converts to hand baggage only and this...

We are converts to hand baggage only and this summer managed easily over a 3 week period, Boston- NY- Dayton OH- Orlando- Naples- Miami.
It was great to step into a taxi at Boston less than 30 mins...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Nov 19, 04:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 927
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have flown with Norwegian this year. I would...

I have flown with Norwegian this year. I would certainly do so again with no qualms (whilst purchasing on a Credit Card).

I have flown Virgin Atl before in 747, A330 and B787. I would prefer...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 6 Nov 19, 12:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 782
Posted By cornishfrogboy
That looks perfectly reasonable and achievable to...

That looks perfectly reasonable and achievable to me, although I cannot comment on Las Vegas as I have never been. I would personally consider the following...

1. I would increase San Diego by one...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 5 Nov 19, 10:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I am flying to SFO on 30 March and coming up from...

I am flying to SFO on 30 March and coming up from West Cornwall, would have considered any of Manchester, London etc as they are all 5 to 6 hrs driving. We got ours direct with BA from LHR.

I...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Nov 19, 10:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 727
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We flew in to Boston in July of this year. With...

We flew in to Boston in July of this year. With exit row seats next to the air bridge connection point (1st, 3rd 10th and 11th off), we were through immigration and outside at the taxi rank in less...
Forum: General Chat 4 Nov 19, 10:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,551
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Our high st one closed and a new one opened up...

Our high st one closed and a new one opened up just a couple of years back in an out of town retail park.
Guess that this one will be gone in the next week!
Forum: General Trip Planning 3 Nov 19, 02:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By cornishfrogboy
When we did this last year, they refunded the...

When we did this last year, they refunded the breakfast.
Forum: General Chat 3 Nov 19, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,072
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Having seen various undercover and security...

Having seen various undercover and security videos from certain airports of their baggage handlers, It does not follow that the tablet would even have been safe from theft if handed in.

Being a...
Forum: General Chat 3 Nov 19, 02:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,663
Posted By cornishfrogboy
When I was a kid in junior school, we wore red...

When I was a kid in junior school, we wore red jumpers. I can always remember the congealed, scrummy, white cuffs of some of my fellow pupils sleeves. I must have been posh , as I had hankerchiefs...
Forum: General Trip Reports 2 Nov 19, 08:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 304
Posted By cornishfrogboy
A really great report that has sold me on a tour...

A really great report that has sold me on a tour of the Capitol next time we visit. (We have done the Westminster one and thus would like to compare).

Thankyou for this.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Nov 19, 09:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,683
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We started our love affair with Orlando by going...

We started our love affair with Orlando by going direct.

We started our love affair with Florida by going into other airports to save money and then spending a few days outside of Orlando either...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 1 Nov 19, 11:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 451
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We normally arrive in Orlando and Taxi on to...

We normally arrive in Orlando and Taxi on to IDrive for our first evening before then moving to a Universal Premium for a full day Xpress pass , a night in the Hotel, then a second day of Xpress...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 29 Oct 19, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 456
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We booked the Portola for next April during the...

We booked the Portola for next April during the Easter hols. We found the best deal on the Hotels own website. $587 for 2 nights and with Breakfast for the two adults (not the 2 children!).
It looks...
Forum: General Chat 29 Oct 19, 06:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,753
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Sell it. I made 1600 on eBay with only one...

Sell it. I made 1600 on eBay with only one complete model amongst it (The Old Hogwarts) for which I got 130.

Of the loose Lego.
Separate the figures and sell them in groups.
If you have any...
Forum: Christmas 27 Oct 19, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Loadsa Disney stuff in the Truro Primark today...

Loadsa Disney stuff in the Truro Primark today.. including the advent calendar that I got scalped for on EBay. Everything pretty much other than the Advent train, Christmas quilt covers, pillows,...
Forum: Christmas 27 Oct 19, 01:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By cornishfrogboy
They were not in our local Primark and I ended up...

They were not in our local Primark and I ended up paying 21 on eBay for one.

Not happy because I would never dream of buying such items and emptying shelves just to make a few quid. Postage must...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 26 Oct 19, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Other than always booking DC on a weekend,...

Other than always booking DC on a weekend, avoiding BG on a weekend and (when we used to go), avoiding Disney parks when extra magic hours were taking place, we have pretty much ignored...
Forum: Polls 24 Oct 19, 12:18 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 29,838
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I am up to 10 Floridas but only did Disney in 4,...

I am up to 10 Floridas but only did Disney in 4, Discovery Cove, SW, BG in 7 and Universal in 6 of them.

In future, I hope that there will be more Floridas but regrettably probably not...
Forum: General Chat 24 Oct 19, 09:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 736
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Easter. That more often than not is when we...

Easter.

That more often than not is when we vacation.
Forum: Lego & Modelling 23 Oct 19, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I believe so. I guess its a natural progression...

I believe so. I guess its a natural progression from the Big Bang theory one.

It would be nice if they did the Friends apartment... with a turkey carcass instead of a head on Joey.

There...
Forum: Lego & Modelling 23 Oct 19, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Friends Lego Central Perk Cafe

A new one on me... Central Perk from the Friends TV Show. 64.99.

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Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 23 Oct 19, 09:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We have now done multi centres on several...

We have now done multi centres on several occasions With combinations of planes, trains and automobiles in between. We now do these hand luggage only with our family of 2 plus boys of 17 and 13.
...
Forum: General Chat 22 Oct 19, 09:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 940
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Only England and Holland for me. If I did a...

Only England and Holland for me.

If I did a top 10, then I could never leave out Italy.. or to be more specific, Rome or the Amalfi Coast area.
Forum: General Chat 21 Oct 19, 11:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,043
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Eglin is a nice area, just behind Destin, which...

Eglin is a nice area, just behind Destin, which has Beautiful beaches!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Oct 19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 501
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We have recently done a 3 week, 8 accommodation...

We have recently done a 3 week, 8 accommodation vacation with 4 of us on hand luggage only.

We made sure that accommodation no3 and our Orlando villa had full washing and drying facilities. It...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 20 Oct 19, 02:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 276
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I went there in 2017. It was an absolute...

I went there in 2017. It was an absolute highlight of the 2 week vacation.

Besides telling the life story brilliantly well, there are great artifacts from his time in office, career before and...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 19 Oct 19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 12,898
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I wouldnt really call it simply a Disney Holiday...

I wouldnt really call it simply a Disney Holiday Planning Board any more, despite the title. It covers so many other things, some not even vacation related.

I havent visited Disney on my last 5...
Forum: Photo, Video & Vlogs 17 Oct 19, 09:14 PM
Replies: 863
Views: 61,586
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You wont regret it. Amalfi coast is one of the...

You wont regret it. Amalfi coast is one of the very best vacations that we have ever had.. and dont forget that the Naples to Rome train takes just 1 hr and 12 minutes at a very low cost. This...
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