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Forum: TV and Film Today, 09:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 550
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Watching the second one now on plus 1 (I was...

Watching the second one now on plus 1 (I was working until 2030 hrs).

It ain’t any better.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Today, 08:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 234
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Both of ours went for the first time aged 2. They...

Both of ours went for the first time aged 2. They had an absolutely brilliant time, not that they remember much now… we do though!
Forum: TV and Film Today, 08:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 550
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I thought he was the Police Officer.. I agree...

I thought he was the Police Officer.. I agree about the acting.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida Today, 03:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You can get Universal and also Discovery Cove...

You can get Universal and also Discovery Cove ultimate non swims for around the price of a Disney 14.

Disney = 4 parks and 2 water parks.. £430

D.C. + Universal = 4 parks and 2 water parks...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Today, 01:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 448
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Yes, but I feel that Gatwick will once again...

Yes, but I feel that Gatwick will once again become airport of choice for directs to Orlando, once normality returns shortly. I would do a lot to avoid the place, given that I am coming in from the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Today, 12:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 448
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Not always, even if you never intend leaving...

Not always, even if you never intend leaving Orlando.

I would, if simply visiting Orlando, prefer a 3 hour layover at Atlanta and a 1 hour coming home, to directs both ways.
1. Indirects are...
Forum: Accommodation Today, 10:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,036
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We have used both and prefer the RPR as it just...

We have used both and prefer the RPR as it just feels (to us), more relaxed.

Last visit, we used RPR Club level on our single night and it certainly worked out a considerable further saving for...
Forum: TV and Film Today, 08:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 550
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I must admit that I struggled a little and found...

I must admit that I struggled a little and found it rather flat… despite really looking forward to it.

I am going to give it another try this evening. It may simply be that David Jason, Pam...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 10:51 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 44,225
Posted By cornishfrogboy
£700 pp in the current climate for direct (with...

£700 pp in the current climate for direct (with bags?) seems a good deal … minus the car of course.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 10:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By cornishfrogboy
That deal looks really, really good and I would...

That deal looks really, really good and I would be delighted with it. The prices mentioned by other posters are rather interesting.

BA generally refunded within 7 working days throughout Covid...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 10:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 988
Posted By cornishfrogboy
If you want to be extravagant and direct… then...

If you want to be extravagant and direct… then £698 plus baggage.
https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/44107/bc9325369135cd.jpg

I would however be tempted by this one from the BA site…...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 09:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 448
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I am a very big advocate of cheapest at all...

I am a very big advocate of cheapest at all times, weighing up a marginally increased time door to door against how many hours I would need to work (and pay tax plus NI on), to make up the difference...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 08:04 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 44,225
Posted By cornishfrogboy
How many of you are there?

How many of you are there?
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 07:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,830
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have a feedback (100%) and over 2700...

I have a feedback (100%) and over 2700. Strangely, I use the same name as on the DIBB.
I was also an accredited EBay fraud investigator in my previous job (A great 2 day social at Richmond on...
Forum: Christmas Yesterday, 10:35 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,127
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Also curious on this…. It sounds like a good idea.

Also curious on this…. It sounds like a good idea.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 10:29 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,632
Posted By cornishfrogboy
No apology needed, MH. Many people would agree...

No apology needed, MH. Many people would agree with you that I am tight. I see it more as a matter of prioritising expenditure!

The Hospital job was getting rather stressful with the realisation...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 10:23 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,632
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Not now. I am no longer in the Hospital Security...

Not now. I am no longer in the Hospital Security team as of 2 months ago. That was a full shift pattern and I did it for 8.5 years.
I now work in a Covid Testing Station 0730-2030, 4 days on and 4...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 09:37 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,632
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I kind of tried to retire when my local Police...

I kind of tried to retire when my local Police Service forced us all to retire under regulation 19 for 3 years from 2010-13.

I thought that I would simply do a bit of General handyman/DIY work as...
Forum: Tickets Yesterday, 09:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By cornishfrogboy
They are a great ticket. You get.. A day in...

They are a great ticket. You get..

A day in Discovery Cove.. free food and drink throughout and an amazing ray pool called the grand reef, a very good aviary, a decent lazy river and other stuff...
Forum: Tickets 15 Oct 21, 10:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By cornishfrogboy
In that case, I will take a chance and be patient!

In that case, I will take a chance and be patient!
Forum: Tickets 15 Oct 21, 10:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By cornishfrogboy
If they were £92, then you might even find me...

If they were £92, then you might even find me weighing it up… and you know my views on the subject!

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Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 15 Oct 21, 01:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By cornishfrogboy
They dropped off £63 or so on all flights...

They dropped off £63 or so on all flights.. prices that had been solid for months

Either prices had been high.. or they are struggling to sell. That is a 13% reduction, not to be sneezed at when...
Forum: Tickets 15 Oct 21, 12:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By cornishfrogboy
That looks a great deal. We are after D.C...

That looks a great deal. We are after D.C. ultimate non swims and for our dates, they are around £169. This compares rather well with many competitors, but I don’t know whether to hold out for Black...
Forum: Christmas 15 Oct 21, 11:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,127
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Christmas dinner for all seems now to be...

Christmas dinner for all seems now to be invariably at mine and with me cooking (if not working).
In laws are Father with heart trouble, mother with MS and Bro in law who is a vegetarian that cannot...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 15 Oct 21, 10:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Yep. Interestingly, but not unusually with...

Yep.

Interestingly, but not unusually with such sales though, many prices have in fact risen, particularly on Orlando/Florida routings.

The West Coast would seem an area where there is a real...
Forum: General Chat 14 Oct 21, 09:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,841
Posted By cornishfrogboy
A fascinating fact.. from a dubious source. ...

A fascinating fact.. from a dubious source.
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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Oct 21, 07:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,199
Posted By cornishfrogboy
LHR to SFO then San Diego- LHR , typically flying...

LHR to SFO then San Diego- LHR , typically flying on any Monday- Thursday (my search 14/09/22 to 29/09/22), has dropped from £463 to £409 ( hand baggage only as I prefer in any case).
These are on...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 14 Oct 21, 06:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Some very good 2022 flight bargains on BA?

No secret that I research things to death.
No secret that I am building up research to buy California in late Oct of 2022.
No secret that BA have a sale on.
No secret that BA release on 355 days...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Oct 21, 04:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,199
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have never yet managed to ‘Bag a bargain’ in...

I have never yet managed to ‘Bag a bargain’ in any sale by any airline.

Perhaps I am simply unlucky?
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 14 Oct 21, 09:19 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,571
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I think that I will simply wait and see. There...

I think that I will simply wait and see. There are simply too many permutations and in addition, little being given in the way of ‘clues’.

Fingers crossed for all affected in November (and...
Forum: General Trip Planning 14 Oct 21, 09:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 776
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Flying from Buffalo or Toronto. We obviously...

Flying from Buffalo or Toronto. We obviously weighed this up.

Toronto.
We get the megabus from Toronto to Niagara, stay a night and then get the megabus back (money). We then have to get the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Oct 21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 484
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Have you had a look at the pretrip in my...

Have you had a look at the pretrip in my signature? That may assist you in your decision making.

I have stayed at LBV Village etc etc before and really enjoyed it. The apartments are rather well...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Oct 21, 07:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 484
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have booked for next Easter School Hols. AA...

I have booked for next Easter School Hols.
AA flights, LHR to Toronto Pearson direct on 07 April and then Miami to LHR via JFK on 22 April. They were £490 including hold baggage.

Buffalo to MCO...
Forum: General Chat 14 Oct 21, 07:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 820
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Whilst I have the very highest regard for...

Whilst I have the very highest regard for qualified tradesmen (particularly our no1 DIBBER of the year), it makes perfect sense to eliminate the obvious before making ‘that call’ as the cost is...
Forum: General Chat 13 Oct 21, 08:55 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,841
Posted By cornishfrogboy
My understanding is that some of the items never...

My understanding is that some of the items never recovered were personal and related to Paul’s late wife, Stacey.
I must add that Stacey passed away many years after the Burglary… in 2018 of Brain...
Forum: General Chat 13 Oct 21, 01:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,841
Posted By cornishfrogboy
My contribution of a totally useless fact (unless...

My contribution of a totally useless fact (unless you are a Male Mantis)…. and I was aware of Gino de Campo/Paul Young.

I always thought that a female Praying Mantis always ate the male during...
Forum: Guest Services 13 Oct 21, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mick, I am well aware that this is your ‘chosen...

Mick, I am well aware that this is your ‘chosen speciality subject’ and that the DIBB would be a poorer place without it!

2 hours please! It is non contentious, Holiday related and dare I say...
Forum: Guest Services 13 Oct 21, 09:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I would like to think that as we once more move...

I would like to think that as we once more move into vacationing, rather than discussing when we may be able to once again start vacationing, there will be a big shift in which forum parts are most...
Forum: Guest Services 13 Oct 21, 07:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 917
Posted By cornishfrogboy
As with the others. I have an IPad at home, WiFi...

As with the others. I have an IPad at home, WiFi only and that I also take on vacation. I see no circumstances where I would need to use it whilst out of WiFi range. I use my I Phone for that.
...
Forum: Accommodation 13 Oct 21, 07:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 156
Posted By cornishfrogboy
If you have BG on your tickets, then the Hampton...

If you have BG on your tickets, then the Hampton is right next door .. and has complimentary breakfast plus free parking. It is a walk across the road to access the park main entrance.

This would...
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