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Forum: Theme Parks Florida 22 Jul 20, 09:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,105
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Hello fellow pedants...

Hello fellow pedants...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 22 Jul 20, 08:37 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,343
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Ooh, I like the sound of that.

Ooh, I like the sound of that.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 22 Jul 20, 08:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,031
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile We love Gatorland - we go every time we are in...

We love Gatorland - we go every time we are in Florida. Itís grown quite a bit in recent years, but itís still a roadside attraction type thing. We love the corniness of it - with the...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Jul 20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,673
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile We booked Pre-Covid for July next year offsite...

We booked Pre-Covid for July next year offsite. We are going to wait and see - not in any rush to decide and 12 months is a long time for things to change.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Jun 20, 12:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,134
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Thanks. I clearly misread/misunderstood. Still,...

Thanks. I clearly misread/misunderstood. Still, if itís not the default for WDW access, we will have to see whether the genie brings better functionality/benefits.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Jun 20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,084
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile I agree. I know WDW is well loved, and everyone...

I agree. I know WDW is well loved, and everyone is in dire need of a holiday, but to consider travelling internationally at present takes more bravery than I have.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Jun 20, 10:24 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,134
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile We stay offsite - as an organiser I liked the...

We stay offsite - as an organiser I liked the magic bands as I donít need to juggle tickets or worry about charged phones.

Still, weíll have to see what the genie brings us.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Jun 20, 10:14 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,084
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile So itís clear face masks are mandatory to visit...

So itís clear face masks are mandatory to visit WDW.

I think part of the issue around the lifting of restrictions in the US is that itís extremely political - especially with the Presidential...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Jun 20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,508
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Iíll need to look into this more, as weíve booked...

Iíll need to look into this more, as weíve booked offsite for next July. If the experience isnít guaranteed we might have to consider moving it out.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Jun 20, 10:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,935
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Itís my guess that they are desperate to cash in...

Itís my guess that they are desperate to cash in on the 50th so are demonstrating a range of measures to allow them to fully open on or before 1st October.

I think the original plan was a January...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 1 Jun 20, 09:03 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,881
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Sorry, but this makes no sense. Masks are...

Sorry, but this makes no sense.

Masks are about safety and health of CMs and guests.

Enforcement is easy, my way or the highway. Wear the mask, or wave bye bye to Mickey and co.

Disney...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Mar 20, 02:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,762
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Iíve worn sandals, crocs and trainers. All are...

Iíve worn sandals, crocs and trainers. All are ok, just remember to put sunscreen on your feet if you wear open/exposed footwear.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 9 Mar 20, 12:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,355
Posted By Rawhide
We went at a similar time. We stayed at HRH but...

We went at a similar time. We stayed at HRH but upgraded to Club rooms for additional space & food & drink. Probably a little excessive for FOLP passes but generally totally worth it.

It meant we...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 9 Mar 20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 920
Posted By Rawhide
Last time we (6 of us) went (a couple of years...

Last time we (6 of us) went (a couple of years ago), it was late August. We got 7DMT (initially at 30 days) but got washed out, so we just did a rope drop and waited (about 30-45 minutes from memory)...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 8 Mar 20, 10:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 678
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Thereís so much benefit in being at the parks...

Thereís so much benefit in being at the parks early (if not for rope drop, then slightly later) that Iíd strongly advise giving it a go at least once to see how your DS does - in my experience, my...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Mar 20, 02:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,408
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Summer holiday flights I tend to budget for...

Summer holiday flights I tend to budget for around £1000 per person, but desperately want to get them cheaper!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Mar 20, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By Rawhide
Cool, thanks - so thatís 10 months in advance. ...

Cool, thanks - so thatís 10 months in advance.
Edit: 11 months. Thanks for putting me straight Gypsy 4
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Mar 20, 12:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,059
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile I was costing 2021 based on 2020 prices. I...

I was costing 2021 based on 2020 prices. I usually DIY as Iím all over saving money, but Charter Travel were in the same ballpark for everything - flights, Villa, tickets & car. So, we went with them...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 2 Mar 20, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Virgin Seat Bookings

We are considering trying for bubble seats (paying extra) but how far in advance can you choose seats?
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 2 Mar 20, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 862
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Definitely T-Rex. I recommend the Chocolate...

Definitely T-Rex. I recommend the Chocolate Extinction dessert with multiple spoons
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 2 Mar 20, 12:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,447
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Key Lime Pie

Ok, so another thread in here confirmed the Perkins by Posner Park has closed - which means I need to source another place to get my fix of Key Lime Pie.

Does anyone have any recommendations?
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 2 Mar 20, 12:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Spirit Aloha Dinner Show

What are peopleís thoughts on/experiences of this? If we did it weíd be paying out of pocket as we are offsite with no DDP.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 2 Mar 20, 09:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,322
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Been to Gatorland every visit. Did the screaming...

Been to Gatorland every visit. Did the screaming gator zip line (with a groupon coupon) and got caught in a torrential downpour for the last zip! Hilarious!
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 26 Feb 20, 04:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,364
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Wait, what? ! Thatís our favourite diner...

Wait, what? !

Thatís our favourite diner. Damn!
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 26 Feb 20, 04:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,708
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile That sounds like an awfully long time for a...

That sounds like an awfully long time for a reimagining - and would mean itís closed for the entire 50th year celebrations next year.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 22 Feb 20, 10:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,323
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile We always go in the summer, including late...

We always go in the summer, including late August.

The US schools go back mid August, so the crowds will likely be slightly lower, but not really noticeably so.

Itís hot. It can be unbearably...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 20 Feb 20, 04:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile We did the Tomorrowland Terrace a few years ago,...

We did the Tomorrowland Terrace a few years ago, it was quite good - seating for the fireworks was good.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Feb 20, 04:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By Rawhide
According to another thread, just one. If...

According to another thread, just one.

If more than one person in the group tries you all fail.

https://www.thedibb.co.uk/forums/showthread.php?t=1161871
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 19 Feb 20, 11:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 570
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile With my multiple experiences of BBB (and a single...

With my multiple experiences of BBB (and a single CRT lunch), I think it would be wise not to rush the whole experience - the FGMIT are great and want each visitor to feel like the princess (or...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 17 Feb 20, 06:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile From what Iíve read, get to the park for about 30...

From what Iíve read, get to the park for about 30 minutes before rope drop.

You need to be in the park to get a boarding group for RotR so Iíd do that pretty much immediately.

The suggestion I...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Feb 20, 04:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 454
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Iíve had good and bad experiences with Aer Lingus...

Iíve had good and bad experiences with Aer Lingus (lost part of our luggage following a cancelled/switched flight to New York).

2 hours is enough time, but save the hassle, go early and sit in...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 16 Feb 20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Only 2 attractions in the land? Thatís...

Only 2 attractions in the land? Thatís disappointing.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 16 Feb 20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 487
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Can I give a heart recommendation to Tusker...

Can I give a heart recommendation to Tusker House. Mickey and most of the gang, lots of different food, and a great, fun atmosphere.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 16 Feb 20, 10:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,005
Posted By Rawhide
Honestly? Donít waste FOLP days at Volcano Bay as...

Honestly? Donít waste FOLP days at Volcano Bay as itís not valid there. Thereís no benefit in this compared to being in Universal Studios or Islands of Adventure - you can do both parks in 2 days...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 10 Feb 20, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 750
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile As per my reply in another thread... 2 days...

As per my reply in another thread...

2 days Express Pass is a great way to do both parks in the 2 days.

As others have said, arrive at your hotel before park opening, check in and dump your...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 10 Feb 20, 09:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,152
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Not that Iím aware - donít forget that there will...

Not that Iím aware - donít forget that there will be people staying there for weeks dropping off luggage before hitting the parks.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 10 Feb 20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 690
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Tusker House character breakfast is always on our...

Tusker House character breakfast is always on our list - Mickey and the gang as characters and a wide range of food.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 10 Feb 20, 11:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,329
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Perkins is our diner of choice, for most meals...

Perkins is our diner of choice, for most meals (mainly for the bakery...)

Ponderosa all you care to eat breakfast is a lowest common denominator buffet, but my kids always enjoy it as a one off...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 10 Feb 20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile Try calling Disney once youíve booked it. Explain...

Try calling Disney once youíve booked it. Explain the situation and Iím sure theyíll do everything they can to ensure they have the costume in the right size.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 10 Feb 20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,508
Posted By Rawhide
Mobile The US schools tend to go back around 15th...

The US schools tend to go back around 15th August, so prices can be lower, and apparently the parks might be less busy. Weíve gone in August every visit, and thereís not much difference in how busy...
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