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Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Jan 21, 10:12 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By miked1e
Great news... and hopefully a move in the right...

Great news... and hopefully a move in the right direction for all.
Forum: Polls, Puzzles & Quizzes 21 Jan 21, 12:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 865
Posted By miked1e
I had to check the date... not April 1st is it?

I had to check the date... not April 1st is it?
Forum: TV and Film 20 Jan 21, 11:31 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,223
Posted By miked1e
Great day and really enjoyed the speech from...

Great day and really enjoyed the speech from Biden.

Just imagine unity world wide. People, countries coming together...

Stronger together...

Letís hope that Biden can really put things in...
Forum: TV and Film 18 Jan 21, 11:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,591
Posted By miked1e
We watched 2nd episode tonight... still unsure...

We watched 2nd episode tonight... still unsure about it.

But no doubt we will watch the rest and still no clue as to where it is going
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Jan 21, 09:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By miked1e
Thank you... looking at end May 22. Wasnít...

Thank you... looking at end May 22.

Wasnít sure about using this years prices with 1. Not all resorts open (ie cannot price POFQ) and 2. Would affect capacity elsewhere with Ďstandardí rooms...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Jan 21, 09:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By miked1e
Recent years WDW prices

Planning for 2022 and I am hoping that some DIBBers may have a list of prices from previous years for WDW hotels at the time of free DDP offer...

Or is there a thread on here?

Ideally what I...
Forum: Accommodation 16 Jan 21, 10:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,145
Posted By miked1e
Fully agree... itís what you make it. Disney is a...

Fully agree... itís what you make it. Disney is a magical place...

The Disney magic is there and always will be if you allow it to be!

Whether you pay 100 pound or 10000 pound to visit, it is...
Forum: Accommodation 13 Jan 21, 06:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,145
Posted By miked1e
Yes, will still be booking Disney onsite. ...

Yes, will still be booking Disney onsite.

Fantastic experience being in the bubble!

Roll on 2022!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,300
Posted By miked1e
60 days FP and dining plans are not gone for...

60 days FP and dining plans are not gone for 2022.

As for off site guests being allowed in 10 mins early this will not happen now.

May be let into a holding area but will not be allowed to move...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 12 Jan 21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,586
Posted By miked1e
My experience only, would be that within those 30...

My experience only, would be that within those 30 mins I will have done min of 1-2 rides. Headliner plus another... then moving onto 3rd ride as crowds start coming in moving onto the 'lesser' rides...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 03:16 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
We always stayed offsite when I was a kid and...

We always stayed offsite when I was a kid and enjoyed every minute of it.

I first stayed onsite with DW (gf at the time) in 2007 at a value resort with full 'free' DDP including 3 courses and tip...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 02:49 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
I believe the only thing which will stop people...

I believe the only thing which will stop people travelling are either 1. price or 2. worry about the current COVID situation, here, in Florida or potential transmission on flights.

But other than...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 02:17 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
Just make sure you donít talk about COVID in...

Just make sure you donít talk about COVID in Disney as they may charge you for that too 😉
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 01:51 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
I was only just into my teens in the late 90s and...

I was only just into my teens in the late 90s and tbf we always stayed offsite as a family.

But I mean the general theme park experience on site or offsite. Was completely different back then...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 12 Jan 21, 12:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,586
Posted By miked1e
I would take it there will be changes re luggage...

I would take it there will be changes re luggage to compliment the rail service if ultimately this is the new transport link from MCO to WDW.

Not sure what these will be or look like...

Whether...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 12 Jan 21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,586
Posted By miked1e
Which parks does it take 30 mins to get to your...

Which parks does it take 30 mins to get to your first ride of choice?

If I were to head straight there, I would be at any ride in the world within max 5-10 minutes.

Especially considering they...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 11:49 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
Would be interesting to see if Disney put...

Would be interesting to see if Disney put something in the interim before rail link is a viable option. Seems that their contract with GOAA for Mears Transport / DME expires end of this year and...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 11:25 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
No you are not missing anything... I...

No you are not missing anything...

I completely agree. Not used rail links elsewhere but look forward to this option once it is in play... Although excited about getting a car next year too!
...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 11:20 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
Not whatsoever... just unsure how or why people...

Not whatsoever... just unsure how or why people get so worked up / upset when their views or opinions are questioned.

This is a forum... an area for debate.

People have different views.
...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 09:53 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
Great post... :d:

Great post... :d:
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 09:49 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
No name calling at all on this thread or trying...

No name calling at all on this thread or trying to start an argument. You have justified in your own way why you don't think Disney is not value any more, whereas people have questioned or provided...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
No one said you had to 🤔

No one said you had to 🤔
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 09:21 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
You liken it to a motel room thatís why I am...

You liken it to a motel room thatís why I am asking. Do you pay the money to spend it in the room or do you pay for the resort? Location, facilities, perks etc...

I guess when choosing offsite you...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 09:17 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
Again just curious... letís go back to the 90s...

Again just curious... letís go back to the 90s before DME, before FP, before EMH (not too sure when these started exactly). The good olí days. What did people complain about then?

I guess people...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 08:29 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
How much awake time do you spend in those Ďmotelí...

How much awake time do you spend in those Ďmotelí rooms? Just curious.

Personally I see the extra 30 mins in the morning every day across all four parks a better option than the hour at one park...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Jan 21, 08:06 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
I can guarantee that Disney will not have to...

I can guarantee that Disney will not have to Ďrebuildí its reputation... it is, and always will be the primary draw to Orlando.

Whilst adding some needed competition, other parks / hotels etc are...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Jan 21, 07:12 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
I believe this has always been worded in this...

I believe this has always been worded in this way... however, there should be a good case for this to be hotel guests only. Would be good!

Although I donít think Disney will restrict the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Jan 21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 32,086
Posted By miked1e
Next year was the first time planning to have a...

Next year was the first time planning to have a car... was moving away from DME anyway.

We love EMH (morning) so dissapointed to see this go, but disperses the hotel guests over the 4 parks for...
Forum: Accommodation 11 Jan 21, 01:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By miked1e
We had a good room at POFQ... not looking out to...

We had a good room at POFQ... not looking out to the river though!

But within 2.5 mins max we were at the main building. Loved the quaint little streets and the building theming.

DS loved...
Forum: Accommodation 11 Jan 21, 12:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By miked1e
Thank you for your honest review / opinions on...

Thank you for your honest review / opinions on WL.

POFQ is a lovely resort and one which we fell in love with and felt at home at. Seems the ideal choice for us next time, but WL has always been...
Forum: Accommodation 10 Jan 21, 10:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By miked1e
Also just watched a video of Geyser Point which...

Also just watched a video of Geyser Point which looks amazing...

We had a lot of good options on the POFQ food court menu... but WL seems extensive enough.

How would you compare both pools?...
Forum: Accommodation 10 Jan 21, 10:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By miked1e
We really do like the food courts at both the...

We really do like the food courts at both the value and moderates... something we missed at both BC and SSR.

However it seems that WL does have much more options than the above deluxes.

One...
Forum: Accommodation 10 Jan 21, 10:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By miked1e
Thank you... they have something similar at...

Thank you... they have something similar at POFQ. I expect he would love it now a little older but wouldnít entertain it last time

Also like the idea of zero entry pools too which seems to be a...
Forum: Accommodation 10 Jan 21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By miked1e
WL or POFQ?

So we have stayed in several resorts including POP, ASMu, POR, POFQ, SSR, BC and BLT (DW has also stayed at CBR).

We love the smaller resorts and the feeling of being in the Disney bubble. So...
Forum: Accommodation 9 Jan 21, 10:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By miked1e
Hard Rock Hotel - deluxe queen view?

Would like a pool view at HRH and it seems only standard rooms state the view (looking to TR).

Has anyone stayed in the deluxe rooms and know which side of the hotel these are on and with which...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 9 Jan 21, 08:54 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 8,390
Posted By miked1e
Just another place to misdirect peopleís anger...

Just another place to misdirect peopleís anger...

Not at themselves for pushing the boundaries. No this is someone elseís fault.

Unfortunately the more they continue to do this, the longer we...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 8 Jan 21, 04:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 694
Posted By miked1e
VS A350 - updates

Does anyone have any update on the new A350's?

I think I read somewhere that some will be put on the MAN/LGW-MCO routes in 2022.

Although not sure if COVID has changed / delayed this.

If so,...
Forum: General Trip Planning 8 Jan 21, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By miked1e
Thank you... makes sense re the 'getting up and...

Thank you... makes sense re the 'getting up and on with it'.

I expect it would help if they had a decent sleep on the flight home too!
Forum: General Trip Planning 8 Jan 21, 03:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By miked1e
Kids and jet lag

Appreciate everyone is different, but what are peoples experiences when arriving home with a 5 year old.

If landing back in the morning the day before term starts, what are your / their...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 6 Jan 21, 10:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 375
Posted By miked1e
Hasnít even realised, sorry. Certainly know...

Hasnít even realised, sorry.

Certainly know where to go when we start pricing up.

Would be end May 22. When will prices become available?

Thanks again for your help...
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