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Forum: General Trip Planning Today, 06:35 AM
Replies: 8
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Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile That sounds wonderful.. other than a slight snag...

That sounds wonderful.. other than a slight snag.

We are on a very tight schedule at the back end of the vacation and that day consists of
1. Getting up in Venice .
2. Going fossilised Shark...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum Yesterday, 08:36 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,817
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile They get tax on flights. If we don’t travel,...

They get tax on flights.

If we don’t travel, some people will spend that vacation money in BBQs, Furniture, Tv’s, Home improvements, New Cars, Hotels, etc etc etc. The government will get 20% VAT...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum Yesterday, 02:38 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,817
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We are being ‘done over’. They will wheel out any...

We are being ‘done over’. They will wheel out any excuse in order to prevent holiday travel this summer and by doing this, regenerate the domestic tourist industry, saving jobs, businesses etc by...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 09:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,160
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Anything you need to ask, then just send me a PM!...

Anything you need to ask, then just send me a PM! 😃
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation Yesterday, 08:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 803
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Go into ‘contact us’ from the menu and further...

Go into ‘contact us’ from the menu and further down, past the email contact sheet, you will find Andy’s number.
01482 935118
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 05:52 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,767
Posted By cornishfrogboy
3 adults and a 15 yr old. 8 April-23 April 2022 ...

3 adults and a 15 yr old. 8 April-23 April 2022

Prem Inn and Purple parking £150
Flights LHR-YYZ and MIA-LHR £2000 inc baggage.
Hotel at YYZ 1 night £100
Train YYZ-Toronto £25
Hotel at Toronto...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Jun 21, 08:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,121
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Thanks.. ‘Rita’ suitably edited.

Thanks.. ‘Rita’ suitably edited.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Jun 21, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4,063
Views: 340,570
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I booked with Andy a couple of days back. The...

I booked with Andy a couple of days back. The price on the site was comparable with other sites or marginally better… and I research very heavily.

On the phone, he offered my a super, super price...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Jun 21, 06:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,121
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I tend to get in early, but once the boys (18&15)...

I tend to get in early, but once the boys (18&15) are out of the equation and we are retired, then I will always be looking for very late deals.

The problem with them comes when children, school...
Forum: General Trip Planning 22 Jun 21, 06:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 504
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Strangely and as you are aware, given that this...

Strangely and as you are aware, given that this is primarily a Disney lovers site.. We don’t understand the Disney attraction at all and no longer even do their parks, preferring DC ultimates and...
Forum: General Trip Planning 22 Jun 21, 05:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 504
Posted By cornishfrogboy
In reality and if we go ahead, it will be in June...

In reality and if we go ahead, it will be in June or July of 2023.

In reality and if we go ahead, it would more likely be SanDiego or San Francisco as we much prefer either to LA, particularly...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 22 Jun 21, 05:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,715
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I guess that the Truro to Falmouth Train won’t be...

I guess that the Truro to Falmouth Train won’t be so busy after all.

Another kick in the n*t’s for local tourism.
Forum: General Trip Planning 22 Jun 21, 02:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 504
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Nothing at all. It would be very unusual for us...

Nothing at all. It would be very unusual for us to not have at least 1, if not 2 internal flights on a US vacation.
Forum: General Chat 22 Jun 21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,128
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You may have something, Mr Morrow. I have...

You may have something, Mr Morrow. I have uncovered another one!
https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/44107/133cf47fc31b3b.jpghttps://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/44107/2c36fb055fe577.jpg
Forum: General Trip Planning 22 Jun 21, 09:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 504
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Thoughts for those who plan DIY and want to save money.. Flights.

I do DIY and I research in detail. I intend seeing most States in the USA and am researching trends for plans that stretch years into the future. I enjoy it.

This thread is about buying multi...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 22 Jun 21, 09:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 427
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Have a look at the Boston trip report in my...

Have a look at the Boston trip report in my signature.. that covers a lot of outside of theme park stuff. Also look at my Toronto etc pre trip report. That has detail of the Crystal River.
Between...
Forum: Accommodation 22 Jun 21, 09:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 290
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I stayed 1 night in the Ramada Plaza in 2019, a...

I stayed 1 night in the Ramada Plaza in 2019, a prepositioning upon arrival at MCO in the evening before moving on to the Royal Pacific at 0730 next morning. There is no point paying Universal Hotel...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 22 Jun 21, 07:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,670
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Whilst I agree in that I do not think the...

Whilst I agree in that I do not think the majority of people will stand for it and there will be widespread civil disobedience with no means to enforce it , I do not agree with the Political suicide...
Forum: General Chat 21 Jun 21, 05:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,128
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile You would be very welcome. I think that you might...

You would be very welcome. I think that you might actually need a boat to get here, though.
Forum: General Chat 21 Jun 21, 04:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,128
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile I have a valley at the end of my garden and the...

I have a valley at the end of my garden and the sea is around 200yds away… another 20 feet or so of water level would be great for my house value. A mooring in Penryn is highly sought after!
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Jun 21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 427
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Firstly, we no longer enter Disney Parks at all...

Firstly, we no longer enter Disney Parks at all (£1800 plus parking saved, so 2k), preferring the others in any case. Sometimes we also go Horse Riding, Kayaking, Airboating, Rainbow River, Gulf...
Forum: General Chat 21 Jun 21, 08:24 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 8,131
Posted By cornishfrogboy
That may be the one.. or some of the Northern...

That may be the one.. or some of the Northern Lads that joined up with me called it Theakstons old P? It was dark brown and had no air in it.. sort of stagnant. Some also mentioned Burton on Trent.
Forum: General Chat 21 Jun 21, 08:14 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 8,131
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Do Northerners still drink that Dark Brown Lager ...

Do Northerners still drink that Dark Brown Lager that is ‘levered’ out of the barrel by barmaids possessing biceps like Arnie, or do they now drink the proper stuff?

Asking for a friend as I...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 Jun 21, 07:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,357
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I guess that it makes some sense to place all of...

I guess that it makes some sense to place all of the aircraft and assets at the one location as they open up, served by two motorways going West (M4) and Southwest (M3) plus those entering the...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 20 Jun 21, 10:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 974
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Waterproof jacket. Wind break Umbrella ...

Waterproof jacket.
Wind break
Umbrella
Wellington boots
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Jun 21, 08:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Fully agree with this. TA’s are leaving plenty of...

Fully agree with this. TA’s are leaving plenty of fat on any quotes, just in case. They are selling something that they do not know the price of.

I never, ever buy flights until a few weeks after...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 20 Jun 21, 06:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,715
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Those trains will be extremely busy, even if they...

Those trains will be extremely busy, even if they lay on more. Of course that in itself is hard to do as it is a single line with passing points. They will also have to pay to park in Truro and walk...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 20 Jun 21, 06:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,715
Posted By cornishfrogboy
If coming from Trevone, then you are welcome to...

If coming from Trevone, then you are welcome to use my Dads drive. That puts you around a mile from the town centre. It is close to Falmouth Hospital. I would need notice and it is one car only. Lou...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 20 Jun 21, 05:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,715
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile It is a great few days and when they are tied up...

It is a great few days and when they are tied up at the docks, the atmosphere is really good in the town, drinking, sea shanty singing, drinking, food stalls, drinking.. I think you get the general...
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 20 Jun 21, 04:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,715
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You will doubtless pay plenty now as there is so...

You will doubtless pay plenty now as there is so much uncertainty in foreign travel and also because School Hols are approaching. I do not know if you have children, but if you do not, then I would...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Jun 21, 02:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You will like LBV Village Resort, I guess. We had...

You will like LBV Village Resort, I guess. We had a 3 bedroom in 2019 and really enjoyed it, hence our rebooking for April of 2022. They are really spacious and have a whirlpool bath (large) in the...
Forum: General Chat 20 Jun 21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 893
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Frog tape for me!

Frog tape for me!
Forum: UK Holiday Planning 20 Jun 21, 12:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,715
Posted By cornishfrogboy
The Lizard is rather beautiful, isolated and...

The Lizard is rather beautiful, isolated and interesting with some really lovely beaches and coastal walks.

Pasties in Lizard Village are pretty good also!
Forum: General Trip Planning 20 Jun 21, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 188
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We have been to Naples, but not the main city...

We have been to Naples, but not the main city part. We absolutely fell in love with Delnor Wiggins State Park, just to the North on our last visit to Florida in 2019.. So much so that we have booked...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 20 Jun 21, 11:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 803
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Great service from Andy at DFCH

Yet another positive experience from a DIBBER, who was yet to use DFCH.

Having researched everything to death, all the search engines, all the major individual car hire companies, used my company...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Jun 21, 03:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,160
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile My cheapest were in 2017 .. Delta into Pensacola...

My cheapest were in 2017 .. Delta into Pensacola via Atlanta and then out of Daytona Beach via Atlanta.. exactly what we wanted!
We drove a ribbon route between the two and you can see the link to...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Jun 21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 912
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Thankyou for that, Scottish Nellie. We are...

Thankyou for that, Scottish Nellie. We are confident that we will get to this one.

The California/Arizona/Nevada one is in the hands of Sleepy Joe and our resident Tramp. Fingers crossed!
...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Jun 21, 09:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 912
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You are very kind! As you may have gathered, I...

You are very kind! As you may have gathered, I get a lot of fun out of trip report writing.

Mandie has held the ‘whip hand’ on this one and I can hardly complain after Dayton last time and...
Forum: General Chat 19 Jun 21, 09:06 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,281
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Do you really believe that there are few/no guns...

Do you really believe that there are few/no guns in this country, simply because possession is unlawful?

Please don’t think that either IRA or UDF etc deactivated all their weapons in Northern...
Forum: General Chat 19 Jun 21, 08:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,281
Posted By cornishfrogboy
The USA is living in strange and accelerating,...

The USA is living in strange and accelerating, worrying times.

I fear that a ‘limited’ civil war’ based on racial lines may well explode in the USA. Politicians/ agitators such as Trump, Sharpton...
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