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Forum: Theme Parks Florida Yesterday, 06:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 773
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Dudley Do-Right in IOA Stupid .. and you...

Dudley Do-Right in IOA

Stupid .. and you get totally drenched. What can be better than that?
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 04:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 177
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile My understanding is that the weight limit is...

My understanding is that the weight limit is about health, safety and manual handling by airport staff.. hence 23kg.

Anything heavier may have to be handled in a different, more expensive manner...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 02:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,749
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We never had foreign Holidays as children. I had...

We never had foreign Holidays as children. I had my first holiday (as opposed to military deployment), aged 33. Dad was in the RAF and every summer we would go to Mums home town, Falmouth, where we...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 09:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,323
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Looking forward to it!

Looking forward to it!
Forum: General Chat 12 Aug 22, 10:42 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,421
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile I am still hoping that Falmouth will get it. Our...

I am still hoping that Falmouth will get it. Our pavilions would make a perfect venue. It only holds 300, but I am reliably informed that they could increase the capacity to 350 at a push, were they...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Aug 22, 08:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We found a lovely Restaurant in Naples.. Made in...

We found a lovely Restaurant in Naples.. Made in Italy. The Calzoni Pizza and Wine was 10/10

I agree about Longhorns and found Outback to be much superior at Easter.
Forum: General Chat 11 Aug 22, 07:54 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile And where is the gateau? churro’s ain’t cake and...

And where is the gateau? churro’s ain’t cake and I am rather disappointed in you, Claire.
Forum: General Chat 11 Aug 22, 06:17 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile I had guessed that. Not his style.

I had guessed that. Not his style.
Forum: General Chat 11 Aug 22, 06:04 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We could do with the humour, the fun and yes, the...

We could do with the humour, the fun and yes, the occasional stupidity.

Unfortunately, I believe that we have seen the last of ‘He who cannot be mentioned’. I hope that I am wrong.
Forum: General Chat 11 Aug 22, 05:52 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I don’t think that this is his style of...

I don’t think that this is his style of contribution. He always had humour in his occasionally misguided posts. I do wish him back, though. He saw us through some pretty miserable times.

Let us...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 11 Aug 22, 04:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 924
Posted By cornishfrogboy
The refund issue took just a few hours to get...

The refund issue took just a few hours to get going, (my plan sheets are very comprehensive). Obviously there was some chasing in the weeks that followed, I guess that in all it was 10-15 hours in...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Reports 11 Aug 22, 12:28 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,775
Posted By cornishfrogboy
For me, they are always more interesting and...

For me, they are always more interesting and exciting when they are live, raw and ‘on the hoof’. It makes me almost feel that I am riding ‘shotgun’ with the poster.

When I do mine, it is ‘live’,...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Aug 22, 12:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,107
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile I feel sure that you will be fine. If you have...

I feel sure that you will be fine. If you have worries, then simply ask a customer service rep of the airline.. and update us with how it went.

Have a great vacation 😀
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Aug 22, 12:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,107
Posted By cornishfrogboy
This would possibly make sense to me. You have...

This would possibly make sense to me. You have not entered your destination Country, (or Canada should you stay airside). If your layover was in, say Atlanta then that is where you would collect your...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Aug 22, 07:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 749
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile My Travel FX dollars arrived yesterday. They were...

My Travel FX dollars arrived yesterday. They were marginally better than Covent Garden at the time of ordering.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 11 Aug 22, 06:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 924
Posted By cornishfrogboy
In October I am flying into SFO and out of SAN. I...

In October I am flying into SFO and out of SAN. I also have a separately purchased flight from Tucson to San.
Next April I have LHR.. Vancouver for 3 nights.. to Honolulu for 11… to Seattle for 1...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Aug 22, 02:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Always good deals on Black Friday for D.C.,...

Always good deals on Black Friday for D.C., should you do it.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Aug 22, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Exactly this. I have done all 3 in 14 from our...

Exactly this. I have done all 3 in 14 from our second visit onwards to around our fifth. In the same circumstances (kids ages, cost of tickets and age of we adults), I would do exactly the same...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 10 Aug 22, 07:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I prefer outback to Longhorns. Our...

I prefer outback to Longhorns.

Our favourites .. and in order.
Bahama Breeze.. no1 and particularly at happy hour.
Chilli’s
Yardhouse
Red Lobster
NYPD Pizza
Olive Garden
TGI Fridays
Forum: General Chat 10 Aug 22, 07:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,323
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Have a fantastic time, all of you.

Have a fantastic time, all of you.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Aug 22, 07:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Discovery Cove on an ultimate is my ‘go to ‘...

Discovery Cove on an ultimate is my ‘go to ‘ ticket. We buy one of those and a Universal, if staying in Orlando for long enough to justify that second purchase. Disney? I don’t bother.

Having said...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 10 Aug 22, 12:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 821
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile With the kids, it was always Rainforest Cafe for...

With the kids, it was always Rainforest Cafe for us. Can’t beat a bit of theming!

As we never go any further than Disney Springs into the Disney Empire, I guess that our choices were somewhat...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Aug 22, 10:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 632
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile I am no fan of packages… But at the moment,...

I am no fan of packages…

But at the moment, I would most certainly be looking to a TUI package, if I did not already have other plans.

There seem to be some great deals.
Forum: General Trip Planning 9 Aug 22, 10:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,264
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Can only help with SFO. The Bay Area Rapid...

Can only help with SFO.

The Bay Area Rapid Transport (BART) gets you to Powell Station, which is close to Union Sq where plenty of Hotels are.

The Powell Cable Car can take you from there down...
Forum: Accommodation 9 Aug 22, 08:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,963
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Hmm. I never stay on site other than my first...

Hmm. I never stay on site other than my first ever visit. I have never been ‘Mousekept’ and would have no idea of what is expected.
Forum: Accommodation 9 Aug 22, 06:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,963
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Whether it is right or wrong in custom, I value...

Whether it is right or wrong in custom, I value the work and dedication of the Housekeeping teams, way above the efforts of a waitress in taking an order, moving plates from Kitchen to Table and...
Forum: Accommodation 9 Aug 22, 04:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,963
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have never tipped anybody in a hotel.. other...

I have never tipped anybody in a hotel.. other than the cleaner/housekeeper.. because I admire their work..

I park my own car, I am polite at the desk. I move my own bags and do not feel any need...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 9 Aug 22, 04:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 714
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile I have. No1 was close to Anaheim, a...

I have.

No1 was close to Anaheim, a beautiful two bedroom in I believe, Platinum apartments. The owner met me at the gate (gated community), told me that if challenged, then I must say that I was...
Forum: General Chat 9 Aug 22, 03:12 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You will find a few oddities on my forthcoming...

You will find a few oddities on my forthcoming October one that are not in the Pretrip!
Forum: General Chat 9 Aug 22, 02:39 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I can’t agree on this one. ‘if you cannot say...

I can’t agree on this one. ‘if you cannot say something nice, then don’t say anything at all’ is utterly useless I would sooner ‘If you can’t be honest in your text, then don’t bother posting’.

I...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 9 Aug 22, 11:05 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,112
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile That is one of the reasons that I also enjoy...

That is one of the reasons that I also enjoy doing trip reports.
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 9 Aug 22, 08:44 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,112
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I am really looking forward to any trip report on...

I am really looking forward to any trip report on this one…

Have a great travel day!
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Reports 9 Aug 22, 06:06 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,775
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Loving the style of your trip report and have...

Loving the style of your trip report and have caught it all up in one hit (I am on nights!).

You have given me some really good extra ideas for October as we are staying in the Luxor.
Forum: General Chat 8 Aug 22, 08:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,396
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile Australia is going through a tough time with...

Australia is going through a tough time with iconic female singers.. First Judith Durham and now Olivia Newton John.
Forum: General Trip Planning 8 Aug 22, 08:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,264
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We have a car.. it is not far to Turtle bay.. and...

We have a car.. it is not far to Turtle bay.. and having waited just a couple of months as we have the West Coast in Oct, we found ourselves priced out of where we really wanted to be. In addition,...
Forum: General Trip Planning 8 Aug 22, 06:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,264
Posted By cornishfrogboy
The only cruising that I have thus far partaken...

The only cruising that I have thus far partaken in has been with the veritable Grey Funnel Line and with ships that had black numbers on the side with very few windows (or portholes). There were no...
Forum: General Chat 8 Aug 22, 06:07 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have come off the Political forum, because I...

I have come off the Political forum, because I feel that a very few are simply in it for a fight.. but not the majority. Anything involving the Political Parties to left and right or Scotland,...
Forum: General Chat 8 Aug 22, 05:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,532
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I hope that the person(s) responsible are fined...

I hope that the person(s) responsible are fined many tens of thousands of pounds, reflecting the chaos that they have caused.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 8 Aug 22, 03:11 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 24,304
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mobile I believe that the credit card but has to be £100?

I believe that the credit card but has to be £100?
Forum: General Chat 7 Aug 22, 06:01 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,529
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We were flying into Washington Dulles and then...

We were flying into Washington Dulles and then picking up hire cars to drive to St Pete’s and pick up a Yacht.. to sail to KW (note the acronym!) and then on to New Orleans before driving back up to...
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