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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 15 Feb 20, 10:00 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,277
Posted By Bozza
Mobile Got off on time and landed early in Charlotte. ...

Got off on time and landed early in Charlotte.

Quick sushi and Impossible Whopper feast and now the short hop down to Tampa.
Forum: General Chat 14 Feb 20, 03:11 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,694
Posted By Bozza
Mobile No. Rent-a-stud.

No. Rent-a-stud.
Forum: General Chat 14 Feb 20, 11:57 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,694
Posted By Bozza
Having just booked for us to go to Orlando...

Having just booked for us to go to Orlando tomorrow, I'll be taking my dearest right up the Hilton tonight.

Should be a nice night in a hotel we've enjoyed before, ahead of tomorrow's flight...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 13 Feb 20, 11:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 508
Posted By Bozza
We thought Maxpass was well worth having - a...

We thought Maxpass was well worth having - a curious hybrid of the old and new WDW FP system.

If nothing else, being able to make a FP without having to visit a FP booth is great and, like the...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 13 Feb 20, 11:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 593
Posted By Bozza
Never used them - always take our luggage with...

Never used them - always take our luggage with us.

Maybe your cases don't have wheels. Ours do. It's no major effort to take them with us.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Feb 20, 10:21 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,277
Posted By Bozza
Unfortunately crosswinds look like they could be...

Unfortunately crosswinds look like they could be an issue this weekend too, with the wind coming from the South and LHR's runways being East-West (as are LGW's, give or take).
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 13 Feb 20, 09:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 453
Posted By Bozza
An hour or so. However, I've had my best...

An hour or so.

However, I've had my best spot arriving about 5 minutes before the start when Disney cast members get everyone back on their feet and shuffling together, leaving a load of space for...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Feb 20, 09:37 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,277
Posted By Bozza
Virgin Flight Status checker...

Virgin Flight Status checker >>>https://www.virginatlantic.com/flightinfo/viewFlightStatusSetup.action

VS15 is flying in VS27's slot it seems:

Important Flight information
We are sorry to...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 13 Feb 20, 09:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Bozza
Our first visit was a bit "meh" and I couldn't...

Our first visit was a bit "meh" and I couldn't see what all the fuss was about.

We gave it a second chance a few years late and loved it. We've been back several times as a result.
Forum: General Chat 13 Feb 20, 09:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 750
Posted By Bozza
If they don't watch films for nine hours,...

If they don't watch films for nine hours, allowing you to get slowly smashed on miniature bottles of wine then I'd have them tested to see if they are really children.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 13 Feb 20, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By Bozza
Any tolls from Tampa to Davenport?

All a bit of a scramble getting stuffed booked having only just booked flights for Saturday and attentions now turn to the car.

Very little availability at Tampa airport across all the usual...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Feb 20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,934
Posted By Bozza
You said... "I think you forget just how...

You said...

"I think you forget just how much fun it is not to have to plan and decide months out when you are going to ride what ..."

...I'm just contending that you don't HAVE to plan, you...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Feb 20, 12:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,493
Posted By Bozza
Keep selecting "United States (English)" in the...

Keep selecting "United States (English)" in the top menu bar.

Sometimes it takes a few goes for it to "stick".
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Feb 20, 12:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 771
Posted By Bozza
If you book a package with a tour operator who...

If you book a package with a tour operator who have a local presence then you may get more assistance, if required. I'm not sure how many companies have this in Orlando though - Virgin and TUI...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Feb 20, 12:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,934
Posted By Bozza
As I posted above, we rocked up at the Beach...

As I posted above, we rocked up at the Beach Club, having booked it less than 12 hours earlier with no tickets, fastpasses nor ADRs.

We had a great week, went on everything we wanted, including...
Forum: General Chat 13 Feb 20, 10:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,734
Posted By Bozza
I only booked in the last couple of days and we...

I only booked in the last couple of days and we go this Saturday and I really am a grumpy ≈≈≈≈er this morning.
Forum: General Chat 13 Feb 20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 216
Posted By Bozza
A quick Google found this in relation to a 2018...

A quick Google found this in relation to a 2018 virtual challenge:

"In addition, medals shipped outside the U.S. will require an international shipping charge of $15."
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 13 Feb 20, 10:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 200
Posted By Bozza
Cali Grill fo'sure.

Cali Grill fo'sure.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 13 Feb 20, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By Bozza
Uber FTW. Quick, easy and cheap.

Uber FTW. Quick, easy and cheap.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Feb 20, 10:18 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,934
Posted By Bozza
We've had mixed results of doing non-Disney...

We've had mixed results of doing non-Disney holidays.

Two or three years ago we flew out for a three-week visit with the intention of doing a house-with-pool in a new area (Port St Lucie), 4-5...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 13 Feb 20, 01:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By Bozza
The WDW Couple have been a few times and it's...

The WDW Couple have been a few times and it's always looked VERY good...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SRvpafWUZE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aB0Ov45GDsc

Just open the Uber app and...
Forum: General Chat 13 Feb 20, 01:22 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 23,973
Posted By Bozza
Pass the parcel:...

Pass the parcel: https://eu.detroitnews.com/story/news/nation/2020/02/11/turned-away-virus-fear-cruise-ship-risks-running-low-food/41216815/

(Looks like it's been resolved now -...
Forum: General Chat 12 Feb 20, 07:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By Bozza
"Proper" backpacks, made for walking etc, often...

"Proper" backpacks, made for walking etc, often come in a way that means they sit off the back of the wearer, allowing air to pass between the back and pack.

Berghaus Freeflow are one such range...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 12 Feb 20, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 213
Posted By Bozza
The one time we did this I dropped the family at...

The one time we did this I dropped the family at the LGW hotel and then I drove to Heathrow, parked up and then got a National Express coach back to Gatwick - I just walked up and paid on the spot...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 12 Feb 20, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By Bozza
Water parks temperature in Feb (next week)

Anyone have any experience of the waterparks in February, with regard to feeling warm enough?

We've just booked last-minute for next week, and weren't planning on doing any parks. However I've...
Forum: General Chat 12 Feb 20, 10:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Bozza
I've just booked the Hilton at LHR for Friday...

I've just booked the Hilton at LHR for Friday night, so my packing will commence around 3:30pm Friday afternoon, so we can leave around 4!
Forum: General Chat 12 Feb 20, 10:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Bozza
We paid about 400pp - indirect, no bags and no...

We paid about 400pp - indirect, no bags and no seats.

I'd been monitoring flights for a while and for Saturday-Saturday flights with decent changes it had been generally in the 550 - 600...
Forum: General Chat 11 Feb 20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Bozza
I've not really been following as I had to dash...

I've not really been following as I had to dash out and pick up some dollars, 3 SIMs etc but Mrs Bozza said she heard it was due from lunchtime on Saturday, and we fly at 10.
Forum: General Chat 11 Feb 20, 04:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Bozza
Short countdown ahoy!

Just booked Saturday to Saturday flights to and from Tampa for the upcoming half-term, and Dibber villa owner Julie116 has quickly come to the rescue, giving us somewhere to sleep whilst we're there...
Forum: Tickets 11 Feb 20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By Bozza
There's a whole heap of "cheap International...

There's a whole heap of "cheap International call" services you can use, where you'll only pay a penny or two per minute. Google is your friend.

Alternatively you can use Skype.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Feb 20, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By Bozza
I guess it depends on how you are/how the others...

I guess it depends on how you are/how the others at the hibachi are.

We've had meals at Teppan Edo where each group have largely kept to themselves, and we've had others where it's been more of a...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Feb 20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By Bozza
I've been a veggie for over 25 years and eaten at...

I've been a veggie for over 25 years and eaten at Teppan Edo at least 10 times over that period. It's one of our "must visit" places on each trip.

It's fine - they cook the veggies before the meat...
Forum: General Trip Planning 11 Feb 20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 404
Posted By Bozza
I've not stayed in any of those - my stay last...

I've not stayed in any of those - my stay last year was in The Parker (https://www.parkernewyork.com/home/) - which is a lovely hotel.

However, I'd say to not be swayed by the inclusion of a...
Forum: Polls 11 Feb 20, 10:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 679
Posted By Bozza
I lived in a few of the North Somerset villages...

I lived in a few of the North Somerset villages not far from Bristol Airport for a few years, and would use the A38 by the airport to get to work and I agree with you. Whilst it can get busy at the...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 10 Feb 20, 12:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By Bozza
This was our trip in 2018, having flown both into...

This was our trip in 2018, having flown both into and out of San Francisco...

1 night Palo Alto (close to SF and allowed us to visit both Google and Apple the next day)
2 nights Monterey
1 night...
Forum: General Chat 7 Feb 20, 12:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,083
Posted By Bozza
My son's YV was last night at the O2. I had...

My son's YV was last night at the O2.

I had no idea to expect nor, how the arena (which I've been to many times for gigs) was going to be laid out, although my guess was that the children would...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 6 Feb 20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2,751
Views: 408,773
Posted By Bozza
Mobile Yes. Not sure what that has to do with this...

Yes. Not sure what that has to do with this though.
Forum: General Chat 5 Feb 20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,989
Posted By Bozza
We have a couple of "dog blankets" for the sofas...

We have a couple of "dog blankets" for the sofas - he knows that he can get on the sofa when there's a blanket for him to lie on.

He isn't allowed on the bed, and doesn't sleep in a bedroom.
Forum: General Chat 4 Feb 20, 10:00 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 15,510
Posted By Bozza
It's not dog poo.

It's not dog poo.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Feb 20, 08:08 PM
Replies: 2,751
Views: 408,773
Posted By Bozza
Mobile Not that Im looking for April/May but can you...

Not that Im looking for April/May but can you copy and paste details please?

Im a premium JFC member and I have had nothing. Ive just logged into the app and theres nothing there either.
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