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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Mar 20, 02:11 PM
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Posted By bigplan415
Mobile Booked with Virgin this morning LGW to MCO...

Booked with Virgin this morning LGW to MCO direct. Out 30th July, return 14th August. 3 adults, 1 young adult. Economy classic so this includes checked bags. Virgin also has free seat booking. Booked...
Forum: Accommodation 7 Feb 20, 08:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,917
Posted By bigplan415
Mobile And if any of you have a Blue Light discount card...

And if any of you have a Blue Light discount card for NHS/police etc they currently have an additional 10% off hotels.com. Ive used them lots of times with no problem, including hassle-free...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 16 Dec 19, 10:31 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,214
Posted By bigplan415
Mobile I also called Eurostar today, to try to change...

I also called Eurostar today, to try to change our train into Paris on Wednesday to the direct Disneyland service, but was told we cant change to a different arrival station, can only postpone our...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 11 Dec 19, 11:25 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,214
Posted By bigplan415
The page I've linked below (hopefully!) is...

The page I've linked below (hopefully!) is helpful for detailing which RER trains are running on strike days. It seems to be updated each afternoon for the next day and so far whenever I've looked...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 5 Dec 19, 09:58 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,214
Posted By bigplan415
Hi, Im joining you on this thread as were...

Hi, Im joining you on this thread as were booked for DLP on 18th-22nd, travelling on Eurostar into Paris so will need to get RER out to DLP from there. My plan B will be to switch to Eurotunnel and...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 30 Nov 19, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By bigplan415
Mobile I saw these flights on Skyscanner too but when I...

I saw these flights on Skyscanner too but when I clicked through to the airline to book it says there are no seats available on my dates.
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 9 May 19, 10:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,000
Posted By bigplan415
Hi MrsCupcake, and thanks for sharing your...

Hi MrsCupcake, and thanks for sharing your experience Elodie. Just thought I'd join in here to say we're booked for 19th-22nd Dec at Newport Bay. I booked back in January on 25% off and free half...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 14 Mar 19, 10:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 797
Posted By bigplan415
Thanks Gill, I think I'll give them a call then.

Thanks Gill, I think I'll give them a call then.
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 14 Mar 19, 12:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 797
Posted By bigplan415
Mobile Thanks for your reply. I do keep checking and...

Thanks for your reply. I do keep checking and although my dates are now showing in bold instead of faded on Eurostar calendar theyre not bookable yet. I think for indirect the dates are always...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 10 Mar 19, 11:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 797
Posted By bigplan415
Eurostar Christmas booking

Hi, does anybody have experience of booking direct with Eurostar in the Christmas period? I have already made my DLP hotel booking for 19-22 Dec, and I thought my dates for train booking would be...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 27 Jan 19, 09:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,218
Posted By bigplan415
Thanks for this info - I'm even more excited now...

Thanks for this info - I'm even more excited now as I thought our meal plan was only for a small number of buffet places. Only slight issue is I have an 11 year old, so would she only get vouchers...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 27 Jan 19, 12:45 PM
Replies: 661
Views: 185,186
Posted By bigplan415
Mobile Hi Gill 19th-22nd December Newport Bay ...

Hi Gill

19th-22nd December Newport Bay

First ever Christmas trip to any Disney parks - looking forward to the festivities!
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 27 Jan 19, 12:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,218
Posted By bigplan415
Thanks for this thread full of such helpful...

Thanks for this thread full of such helpful responses - as others have said the DLP website info is confusing with no list of places where we can use our vouchers (unless Ive missed it) Weve booked...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 23 Jun 18, 06:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,350
Posted By bigplan415
Hi Charlotte, been following your posts - it all...

Hi Charlotte, been following your posts - it all sounds so exciting. I keep telling my 14 year old son about your adventures in the hope that he'll consider the CEP in a few years. I tried to read...
Forum: General Trip Planning 9 Jun 18, 03:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 608
Posted By bigplan415
Thank for the info, hope you have a great time. :)

Thank for the info, hope you have a great time. :)
Forum: General Trip Planning 7 Jun 18, 11:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 608
Posted By bigplan415
Hi, thanks for reply, I looked at separate...

Hi, thanks for reply, I looked at separate flights and hotels originally as I usually do DIY but as central NY hotels are so expensive BA packages seemed to work out cheaper. However I think I do...
Forum: General Trip Planning 7 Jun 18, 11:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 608
Posted By bigplan415
Hi thanks for the reply - yes my kids break up on...

Hi thanks for the reply - yes my kids break up on 5th but we could go later in the hols. However I just priced up 12th and that week definitely seems even more expensive than the week before. Did you...
Forum: General Trip Planning 6 Jun 18, 09:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 608
Posted By bigplan415
New York prices - April

Hi, I wondered if anybody would be happy to share their experience of April New York prices and where/when you got the best deals? I had been looking at BA package prices for Feb-March 19 before...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 May 18, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 652
Posted By bigplan415
Ha ha - oops! Will edit this - it was 4 people, 2...

Ha ha - oops! Will edit this - it was 4 people, 2 adults!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 May 18, 07:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 652
Posted By bigplan415
As has been said there are always lots of threads...

As has been said there are always lots of threads on here about flight prices in August, the ballpark seems to be around 500 per person indirect and 1k per person direct. But better bargains than...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 17 May 18, 10:09 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,012
Posted By bigplan415
Yep, I agree with this, costing our stay with...

Yep, I agree with this, costing our stay with even a cheap hotel and very modest offsite food budget it broke even for me too once I added hire car and parking charges. Before finding the DIBB and...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 17 May 18, 04:55 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,012
Posted By bigplan415
These are our Florida costs for August 2017, 2...

These are our Florida costs for August 2017, 2 adults, 1 teen, 1 child:
American Airlines indirect flights LGW-Miami-MCO 1271 total (a very lucky "glitch" bargain picked up from a DIBB tip)
12...
Forum: General Trip Planning 13 May 18, 08:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,027
Posted By bigplan415
When I was in North Devon a few years my...

When I was in North Devon a few years my favourite day was hiring a bike and cycling the Tarka trail - that may suit your group.
Forum: UK Holiday Planning & Days Out 26 Mar 18, 10:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,254
Posted By bigplan415
You'll be fine with any type of train tickets for...

You'll be fine with any type of train tickets for the 2 for 1 - I live in Kent so use the deal often, and many times they don't even ask to see a train ticket at the attraction. As well as being able...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 6 Sep 17, 07:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,239
Posted By bigplan415
We took buses from AK to Epcot and later from...

We took buses from AK to Epcot and later from Epcot to HS p, all in the same day, very easy.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 5 Sep 17, 09:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 820
Posted By bigplan415
Immigration at Miami was very quick for us a few...

Immigration at Miami was very quick for us a few weeks ago, used machines then queued for 10-15 meetings for officer. Not so quick with the baggage though - it didn't arrive until over an hour after...
Forum: Tickets 29 Aug 17, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 537
Posted By bigplan415
Just to say these tickets have now been claimed.

Just to say these tickets have now been claimed.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 28 Aug 17, 09:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,314
Posted By bigplan415
These are the only 2 character meals we've done...

These are the only 2 character meals we've done and we much preferred Garden Grill. We found the character visits at Tusker House very rushed, and the whole place was much more noisy and busy than...
Forum: Tickets 28 Aug 17, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 537
Posted By bigplan415
Complimentary WonderWorks tickets

Hi, we returned home over the weekend and I have 4 unused complimentary tickets that are valid for WonderWorks or the Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show. They expire on 31/12/17. If you can use...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 27 Aug 17, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 728
Posted By bigplan415
We're just back and used uber as a family so I...

We're just back and used uber as a family so I can't answer your lone female question, but regarding how to pay a tip, you can add it on the app following the journey so no need to use cash. They...
Forum: Shopping in Florida 22 Aug 17, 03:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,301
Posted By bigplan415
When DS got one in 2015 I'm pretty sure it was in...

When DS got one in 2015 I'm pretty sure it was in the shop outside philarmagic - the one you walk through after ride but can also enter from outside.
Forum: Accommodation 22 Aug 17, 03:21 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 40,092
Posted By bigplan415
We're still not directly affected by the works...

We're still not directly affected by the works over here in Casitas 5, but I have to agree with others that there has been very little attempt to hide the works, ands it's definitely an eyesore...
Forum: Accommodation 19 Aug 17, 11:17 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 40,092
Posted By bigplan415
I don't think the touring plans request worked at...

I don't think the touring plans request worked at all, so I was lucky that they could move me from Ranchos to Casitas at check-in without any fuss. I'd advise finding an email address to contact CSR...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Aug 17, 05:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,510
Posted By bigplan415
Yes they do - I used my driving licence yesterday...

Yes they do - I used my driving licence yesterday to collect our gift card.
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Aug 17, 05:43 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,001
Posted By bigplan415
You're not alone - I feel similar about our...

You're not alone - I feel similar about our return via Miami. We have only one hour connection time which the AA agent insisted would be plenty. I only accepted it as we have no urgent need to be...
Forum: Accommodation 14 Aug 17, 11:42 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 40,092
Posted By bigplan415
"The whole of Disney is like a construction site...

"The whole of Disney is like a construction site at the moment as they gear up to get everything done for 2021."



Yes, we were amazed by all the works on roadways as we arrived yesterday, and...
Forum: Accommodation 14 Aug 17, 11:39 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 40,092
Posted By bigplan415
Hi, so we arrived at CSR yesterday, after failing...

Hi, so we arrived at CSR yesterday, after failing to get a move to a different resort. I'd put in a Touring Plan room request for Casitas 4 or 5 but was initially allocated Ranchos at check in so I...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 14 Aug 17, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By bigplan415
Tried to do this today. We were at the park about...

Tried to do this today. We were at the park about 7.20 but it was rammed. When we got let in and followed the crowds the queue was huge - way over the bridge toward Africa before we could even join...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Aug 17, 10:39 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,188
Posted By bigplan415
Hi all, we're here now so thought I'd pop on with...

Hi all, we're here now so thought I'd pop on with an update..thank you all so much, your tips worked and I flew pain free! :grin: We flew Heathrow to Miami then Miami to MCO yesterday. I took the red...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Aug 17, 07:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,188
Posted By bigplan415
Mobile Hi I googled this when it had been recommended on...

Hi I googled this when it had been recommended on this thread and found that it's no longer on sale in U.K. I have Olbas oil instead. All set to try these various remedies tomorrow!
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