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Forum: Tickets 11 Oct 19, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 204
Posted By wdw-wanderer
We once had to cancel MVMCP tickets when I ended...

We once had to cancel MVMCP tickets when I ended up in hospital 5 days before we were due to leave for DW. We phoned Disney (cant remember the number, but there are contact details at the bottom of...
Forum: General Chat 6 Oct 19, 01:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,739
Posted By wdw-wanderer
My SE updated to 13.1.2 yesterday. Now I cant...

My SE updated to 13.1.2 yesterday. Now I cant access the Met Office app because the developer needs to update it!
Forum: Thomas Cook 4 Oct 19, 10:23 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,157
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Downloaded a dispute form on the 23rd, filled it...

Downloaded a dispute form on the 23rd, filled it in and posted it to Barclaycard with copies of the online invoice. Phoned on the 30th & they confirmed they had received the form, phoned again today...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 30 Sep 19, 10:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 537
Posted By wdw-wanderer
I love the luggage tags! Did you order them...

I love the luggage tags! Did you order them specially? Ive never seen them for sale, but have noticed them on other peoples backpacks.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 30 Sep 19, 10:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,492
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Train from the north east isnt too difficult...

Train from the north east isnt too difficult. Arrive Kings Cross, walk across the plaza to St Pancras and catch the Brighton train to Gatwick. Coming back its the Bedford train to St Pancras. Saves...
Forum: Accommodation 30 Sep 19, 12:36 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,067
Posted By wdw-wanderer
I read somewhere that Disney has ended the scheme...

I read somewhere that Disney has ended the scheme for ALL preferred partners from October 1st.
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 28 Sep 19, 09:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Ive probably misunderstood your post and dont...

Ive probably misunderstood your post and dont want to worry you, but have you checked your flights?
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 19 Sep 19, 01:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,826
Posted By wdw-wanderer
The rail fare to Gatwick via Kings Cross & St...

The rail fare to Gatwick via Kings Cross & St Pancras is reasonable if you have a railcard and book a soon as the cheap fares are released.
Forum: General Chat 19 Sep 19, 11:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 879
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Our large Sainsburys has a small section with...

Our large Sainsburys has a small section with snacks such Twinkies and Reeces Pieces - its on the end of the Polish food aisle!
Forum: Accommodation 13 Sep 19, 08:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 552
Posted By wdw-wanderer
We stayed at the Tower last month - similar dates...

We stayed at the Tower last month - similar dates to your proposed stay next year. At the time there were no convention guests, which I imagine would make a difference but we would happily stay there...
Forum: Accommodation 12 Sep 19, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 531
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Absolutely - its a paved path.

Absolutely - its a paved path.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 11 Sep 19, 10:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Give them a call and book over the phone.

Give them a call and book over the phone.
Forum: Accommodation 10 Sep 19, 08:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 907
Posted By wdw-wanderer
The window in our room was rectangular - I think...

The window in our room was rectangular - I think the arched windows are those in the top level restaurants and club level lounge. No balcony, but our room on the 4th floor was lovely and light,...
Forum: Accommodation 10 Sep 19, 07:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 907
Posted By wdw-wanderer
The Gran Destino tower rooms at Coronado Springs...

The Gran Destino tower rooms at Coronado Springs are larger than any other moderate rooms weve stayed in at Riversiide (both parts) & French Quarter - havent been to Caribbean Beach yet, though...
Forum: Accommodation 7 Sep 19, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 367
Posted By wdw-wanderer
The stops are numbered 2 Casitas, 3 Ranchos, 4...

The stops are numbered 2 Casitas, 3 Ranchos, 4 Cabanas and 1 Tower but they stop in that order (apart from Disney Springs which are the other way round). We found that in a morning the buses would...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 5 Sep 19, 10:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,499
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Our best bargain recently was a down filled coat...

Our best bargain recently was a down filled coat in Uniqlo which was priced at $4.95 instead of $49.50! They honoured the price and then whisked the entire rail off the shop floor.
Forum: Special Needs 1 Sep 19, 01:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Friends enquired about a DAS pass (or similar) at...

Friends enquired about a DAS pass (or similar) at Universal the other week for their daughter who has CF and diabetes and were told that all Universal queues are accessible and air conditioned so...
Forum: General Chat 31 Aug 19, 10:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,794
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Could you ask if there are any plans to introduce...

Could you ask if there are any plans to introduce magic bands featuring resort logos/images?
Forum: Hurricane Advice 31 Aug 19, 08:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,051
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Just back from an extended stay at WL due to BA...

Just back from an extended stay at WL due to BA cancelling our return flight home. No problem at the front desk - they said that Disney has a special rate for those with aircraft problems but they...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 28 Aug 19, 01:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,083
Posted By wdw-wanderer
An update - another email this morning offering...

An update - another email this morning offering us the chance to change flights and return any date up to September 4th. . Quick check on manage my booking and my assigned seat doesnt exist due to a...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Aug 19, 07:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,083
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Thanks for the comments - todays inbound was...

Thanks for the comments - todays inbound was cancelled so that must be why theres no return flight today. Weve managed to snag the last couple of seats on Thursdays direct flight so were...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 26 Aug 19, 01:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,083
Posted By wdw-wanderer
BA cancelled return flight August 27th

Hello
Just had an email from BA to tell us theyve cancelled our flight home tomorrow. Is anyone else affected by this and know the reason why?
They offered us a flight back with AA via Dallas but...
Forum: Accommodation 22 Aug 19, 02:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,091
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Wilderness Lodge has bunk bed rooms - were...

Wilderness Lodge has bunk bed rooms - were staying in one at present.
Forum: Special Needs 10 Aug 19, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 404
Posted By wdw-wanderer
A trip to the local tax office with the blue...

A trip to the local tax office with the blue badge and your father plus his passport is needed on Monday morning. They should be able to issue a red tag for $14 (I think) which you can use off...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 9 Aug 19, 12:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By wdw-wanderer
From what I remember you can cross the road in...

From what I remember you can cross the road in front of Paradise Pier and walk through the Grand Californian to get to Downtown Disney, turn right and head for the esplanade with Disneyland Park on...
Forum: Accommodation 8 Aug 19, 11:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Apparently some guests have been moved to suites.

Apparently some guests have been moved to suites.
Forum: Accommodation 8 Aug 19, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Thanks for the info.

Thanks for the info.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 8 Aug 19, 10:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,818
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Which airline? Flight number?

Which airline? Flight number?
Forum: Accommodation 7 Aug 19, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Gran Destino Tower

Any Dibbers staying there at present? From some Facebook reports there have been power outages for long periods this week and today the lifts have broken!
Forum: General Trip Planning 4 Aug 19, 06:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 844
Posted By wdw-wanderer
The Bar Convent (turn right from the station, few...

The Bar Convent (turn right from the station, few minutes walk to the traffic lights & its on the corner) has a lovely cafe for a light lunch in an unhurried atmosphere. The Merchant Adventurers...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 3 Aug 19, 06:40 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,527
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Perodontax toothpaste, and the thin pretzel...

Perodontax toothpaste, and the thin pretzel sticks which look like matchsticks.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 2 Aug 19, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Follow the masses to Pandora but keep to the...

Follow the masses to Pandora but keep to the left. The right hand part of the line heads towards FoP, but the left hand part will lead to Navi River. First thing in a morning its usually less than a...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 1 Aug 19, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 791
Posted By wdw-wanderer
AP Galaxys Edge previews

I was wondering if anyone had been lucky enough to snag preview slot for the annual pass holder previews of Galaxys Edge this month?
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 31 Jul 19, 08:02 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 16,870
Posted By wdw-wanderer
I always keep my boarding pass from the previous...

I always keep my boarding pass from the previous return flight with my passport, hoping it might serve as proof of departure if needed.
Forum: General Trip Planning 29 Jul 19, 10:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,223
Posted By wdw-wanderer
SeaTac has a reputation for long delays on...

SeaTac has a reputation for long delays on arrival. I think it took us over 3 hours to clear the airport and reach our city centre hotel last month. We should have landed at 3.00pm but if I remember...
Forum: General Chat 18 Jul 19, 04:10 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,457
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Persephone? Helen of Troy?

Persephone? Helen of Troy?
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 15 Jul 19, 06:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,180
Posted By wdw-wanderer
Bex85schelt - is it moosha by any chance?

Bex85schelt - is it moosha by any chance?
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 15 Jul 19, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 415
Posted By wdw-wanderer
I have a vague memory of having to phone during...

I have a vague memory of having to phone during the journey with the registration number of the taxi so the barrier will rise magically as you approach.
Forum: General Chat 11 Jul 19, 06:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,644
Posted By wdw-wanderer
I used to be a work experience liaison officer...

I used to be a work experience liaison officer. If your son has no definite career in mind I would suggest you focus on transferable skills which will be of benefit whatever career path he chooses...
Forum: Accommodation 9 Jul 19, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By wdw-wanderer
On the US site all the Disney hotels are...

On the US site all the Disney hotels are featured, and you can select different room types, eg pool view, garden view, courtyard view etc. You can cancel without penalty up to (I think) 5 days prior...
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