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Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 16 Mar 20, 12:10 AM
Replies: 366
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Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Were going a very similar time to you. Im...

Were going a very similar time to you. Im pretty sure the parks will be open by then, as you say I cant see them being closed for 2 months. I am slightly worried about the flights though. Im...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 9 Mar 20, 12:32 AM
Replies: 366
Views: 24,532
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Good luck with FP day! Hope you get everything...

Good luck with FP day! Hope you get everything you want :) Ours is on Tuesday and we have such mixed emotions! Part of us is hugely excited to book them and know were only 60 days out, but the other...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 6 Mar 20, 12:06 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 24,532
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
I'm so pleased you said this! Our fastpass day...

I'm so pleased you said this! Our fastpass day is Tuesday and I had no idea the clocks change in the US already - I would definitely have logged on to book FP's at 12pm - THANK YOU! :d:
Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 4 Mar 20, 03:24 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 27,328
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
We're booked onsite too, 3 weeks in May. I'm...

We're booked onsite too, 3 weeks in May. I'm guessing if the parks close then the hotels will too (I think this is what's happened in the other closed parks) x
Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 4 Mar 20, 03:21 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 27,328
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
No advice on an internal multi-trip I'm afraid...

No advice on an internal multi-trip I'm afraid. But, we're going to Orlando in May and we're going unless travel is banned. If travel is banned then our holiday will be refunded through our...
Forum: General Chat 4 Mar 20, 12:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,699
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
We have just paid off our holiday for May. ...

We have just paid off our holiday for May.

We're going unless travel is banned. If travel is banned then our holiday will be refunded through our insurance. If it's not banned then we're getting...
Forum: General Chat 3 Mar 20, 11:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 832
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Done x

Done x
Forum: General Chat 11 Feb 20, 11:30 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 26,778
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
I work in Hove where the main UK man lives and at...

I work in Hove where the main UK man lives and at the top of the road is his childs school (according to the news) where 2 people are being tested so its all feeling far too close for my liking at...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Feb 20, 02:24 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 12,477
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile It is isnt it! Ive never heard of this channel...

It is isnt it! Ive never heard of this channel before but Im hooked, Ive been watching it in the background for about 3 hours now!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Feb 20, 11:28 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 12,477
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Thank you for posting this! Its so exciting...

Thank you for posting this! Its so exciting watching it haha, one plane just abandoned landing for a go around and another plane, wow the pilot did amazing! Surprised he managed to land that x
Forum: General Chat 7 Feb 20, 12:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,029
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile 9th May for us, 20 nights at CSR, so excited! Xx

9th May for us, 20 nights at CSR, so excited! Xx
Forum: Accommodation 5 Feb 20, 12:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,312
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile 100% yes its worth swapping x

100% yes its worth swapping x
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 30 Jan 20, 03:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,380
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
I agree with others - collect your car from Miami...

I agree with others - collect your car from Miami and stay in a hotel somewhere nearby or a bit further north and then drive up the next morning. You'll highly likely be up early in the morning...
Forum: General Chat 29 Jan 20, 03:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,467
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Plane earplugs! If anyone struggles with ear...

Plane earplugs! If anyone struggles with ear problems on the plane then I absolutely recommend these. We got them from Boots. They are amazing! I've struggled with my ears on planes for years, they...
Forum: General Chat 29 Jan 20, 03:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,467
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
As others have said, we always take a spare set...

As others have said, we always take a spare set of clothes in hand luggage. Luckily my suitcase has never gone astray but before I met my DH his suitcase went astray on 2 different trips - it's also...
Forum: Accommodation 27 Jan 20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile We didnt, no resort fee and no parking fee. We...

We didnt, no resort fee and no parking fee. We booked through BA package deal so not sure if that always applies or just through certain travel agents x
Forum: Accommodation 26 Jan 20, 11:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Weve stayed there on two of our previous trips...

Weve stayed there on two of our previous trips and love it. If we were staying offsite then this would always be our first choice. We had a king bed room both times (requested by email) and the room...
Forum: General Chat 18 Jan 20, 06:43 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,532
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Im a secretary for a legal firm and get 20 days...

Im a secretary for a legal firm and get 20 days (4 weeks), all bank holidays and time off from Christmas Eve to New Years Day.
Dh works in a private school full time and has 5 weeks, all bank...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 15 Jan 20, 07:34 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 50,413
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Our dates are 9th - 29th May flying LGW to MCO. 2...

Our dates are 9th - 29th May flying LGW to MCO. 2 adults.

- Economy flights (and seats) and car hire package with BA 1766.
- CSR for 20 nights, 21 day Disney tickets and free QSDP 4753.
- Hard...
Forum: General Chat 8 Jan 20, 10:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 706
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Done x

Done x
Forum: Special Needs 6 Jan 20, 10:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile I highly recommend getting a DAS. I have...

I highly recommend getting a DAS. I have generalised and social anxiety and panic disorder. When we went to Orlando in Feb, we went straight to the help desk in MK on our first day. I was super...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Jan 20, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Also just noticed your signature says CSR -...

Also just noticed your signature says CSR - were staying there for the first time in May! Hope you have a magical holiday :)
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Jan 20, 10:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile We flew in a refurbed plane from Gatwick to MCO...

We flew in a refurbed plane from Gatwick to MCO in February. We sat in the middle row of the 2 seat rows at the back. Loved it. I get really bad anxiety when flying and found it so much better...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 31 Dec 19, 01:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 832
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile We couldnt upgrade online either, had to call...

We couldnt upgrade online either, had to call them up. We were quoted nearly 600 for just outbound for 2 people! Thats also excluding seat selection and (cheekily in my opinion) its more expensive...
Forum: Accommodation 30 Dec 19, 12:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,353
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile We booked as a package with BA (flights and...

We booked as a package with BA (flights and hotel) and parking was free and no resort fees. Not sure if thats the same if its booked as just the hotel or through another travel agent though x
Forum: Accommodation 29 Dec 19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,353
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Yes, some of them do. We didnt have a balcony in...

Yes, some of them do. We didnt have a balcony in our room (but we did have a massive king room) but from the pool you can see several rooms have balconys. Assuming its just luck if you get one x
Forum: Accommodation 29 Dec 19, 12:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,353
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Weve stayed here twice and love the hotel -...

Weve stayed here twice and love the hotel - would always return to this hotel if we werent staying on site. Great location and not far from Disney. We love the pool, and there is an Applebees. If...
Forum: General Chat 24 Dec 19, 08:50 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,737
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile I was at work until 1pm. Then DH and I spent the...

I was at work until 1pm. Then DH and I spent the afternoon watching a couple of Christmas tv specials. Tomorrow were spending the morning with my family and then dhs family in the afternoon so this...
Forum: General Chat 24 Dec 19, 01:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,169
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Have a wonderful Christmas in sunny California!...

Have a wonderful Christmas in sunny California! If you watch Disney vlogs then you may have heard of L&R Dreaming, theyre flying to Florida today x
Forum: General Chat 22 Dec 19, 12:21 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,716
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Sadly it does sound rather fishy! I met my DH...

Sadly it does sound rather fishy! I met my DH online 7.5 years ago. Before I met him I spoke and met up with a handful of guys from pof. It was very common to joke about being married, as of course...
Forum: General Chat 31 Oct 19, 05:08 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,645
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Breakfast, lunch, dinner :) (from the south...

Breakfast, lunch, dinner :) (from the south coast!)
Forum: General Trip Planning 29 Oct 19, 11:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
I would double check to see if your flight is...

I would double check to see if your flight is eligible for twilight check in - we always do this if it's available and so much easier. You just drop your luggage off the night before, and we always...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Oct 19, 11:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 834
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
We sat in the row of 2 on our last trip both...

We sat in the row of 2 on our last trip both ways. (not the back row though so can't comment on reclining).

We really liked the row of 2. Lovely just being the 2 of us, and as it's near the back...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Oct 19, 10:52 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,375
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
We always try and get late check out from the...

We always try and get late check out from the hotel if we can. This means we normally leave the hotel at 12ish. (offsite)

We always go to Disney Springs, have lunch and a stroll around and then we...
Forum: Thomas Cook 18 Oct 19, 11:10 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 40,704
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mobile Our Tesco refund came through today :)

Our Tesco refund came through today :)
Forum: Polls 15 Oct 19, 04:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,676
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
We've been to HRH once (for the benefits of...

We've been to HRH once (for the benefits of express passes with a 1 night stay), and we have booked HRH for next year again. We love how close it is to the park :)
Forum: Accommodation 14 Oct 19, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
We love it! We've stayed here twice before, and...

We love it! We've stayed here twice before, and it will always be our top choice if we stay offsite.

Both times we've had a room with 1 king bed and it was huge and had a big window overlooking...
Forum: Thomas Cook 10 Oct 19, 01:09 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 40,704
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Us too :( We sent the request in almost...

Us too :( We sent the request in almost immediately after we were meant to so not sure if they are genuinely doing it in order of first come first serve or not! We don't necessarily need the money...
Forum: Accommodation 10 Oct 19, 12:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 538
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
Mason1 is correct :) It was a bit confusing...

Mason1 is correct :)

It was a bit confusing for us though. We booked 1 night at All Star Movies for our trip last year, and the night was booked for only a couple of days into the holiday. On that...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Oct 19, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By DreamsOfOrlando
We arrived on the 21st Feb for 2 weeks this year...

We arrived on the 21st Feb for 2 weeks this year. So I can't speak for end Jan/early Feb, but end of Feb we loved the weather. We did need jumpers in the evening as it's chilly (I didn't bring one to...
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