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Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 09:10 PM
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Posted By cornishfrogboy
Same good news for my flight next September from...

Same good news for my flight next September from Las Vegas to Heathrow.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 01:35 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 9,038
Posted By cornishfrogboy
1967 1st human heart transplant performed in...

1967 1st human heart transplant performed in South Africa by Dr Christiaan Barnard on Louis Washkansky
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 12:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,052
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You are very welcome.

You are very welcome.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 12:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,052
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You should be able to lever up item number 1 (the...

You should be able to lever up item number 1 (the cap) and then using your finger, pull out item number 4 (the trap for debris). That then leaves a hole and the waste pipe entry.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 11:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,052
Posted By cornishfrogboy
You have to.. 1. Access the underneath of...

You have to..

1. Access the underneath of the shower tray.
2. Remove the 4 inch cap. (Number 1).
3. Pull up item number 4 (which collects rubbish).
3. unscrew number 2 from the top.. there...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 09:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 969
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I was more of a ‘Hai Karate’ man (or juvenile)...

I was more of a ‘Hai Karate’ man (or juvenile) myself. I used to Nick it off my father. To my eternal disappointment, I never did have a woman attack me in a futile attempt to sexually assault as in...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 08:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 969
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I never worry about what’s best, more what’s...

I never worry about what’s best, more what’s cheapest, but does the job.

Gillette blue ones with two blades are £3 for 10 in Asda. They work just great with Shield Soap.

Aftershave? I am with...
Forum: General Chat 2 Dec 20, 11:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,052
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Did it work?

Did it work?
Forum: General Chat 2 Dec 20, 11:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 969
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Nope. Sometimes people try to reinvent the wheel...

Nope. Sometimes people try to reinvent the wheel.

Whilst I am not advocating a bash with a cut throat for the untrained, A bic and some soap worked perfectly well throughout 12 years of Army...
Forum: General Chat 2 Dec 20, 11:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 969
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Like the others. I have never found one that...

Like the others. I have never found one that comes close to wet shaving.

I now buy cheap disposables and get rid often. Believe it or not, I have used Shield/Protect soap to shave for over 20...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 2 Dec 20, 10:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 97
Posted By cornishfrogboy
That looks great fun and I have now looked up...

That looks great fun and I have now looked up both Hilton Head Island and Jekyll Island.

Don’t write off the Panhandle entirely for the future. We had a few nights in Pensacola at Margaritaville...
Forum: General Chat 2 Dec 20, 10:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,052
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I would use the shower and sink, flush the toilet...

I would use the shower and sink, flush the toilet several times and then, in the course of that, see if the smell disappears.. in other words ensure that the P Traps are all full, thus isolating your...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 2 Dec 20, 08:21 PM
Replies: 685
Views: 48,390
Posted By cornishfrogboy
The inference I would get from a person wearing...

The inference I would get from a person wearing pyjamas is that they have slept in them all night, woken up, not showered and then gone out into a shop that should be conscious of maintaining good...
Forum: General Chat 2 Dec 20, 08:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 428
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Those illustrated are good for plasterboard. ...

Those illustrated are good for plasterboard.

We have billy bookcases (and doors that when open can tend to make them want to tip forward). We also live in a new build house with dot and dab...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 2 Dec 20, 06:32 PM
Replies: 685
Views: 48,390
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I must be really old fashioned and could never...

I must be really old fashioned and could never open a retail shop.
I would never allow anybody through the door in Pyjamas.
Forum: Lego, Funko Pops & Collectables 2 Dec 20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 718
Posted By cornishfrogboy
There is certainly sense in your investment. ...

There is certainly sense in your investment.

I had a work colleague who would selectively invest around £200 a month on Star Wars Lego, this being around the year 2000 onwards. He would place them...
Forum: Polls, Puzzles & Quizzes 2 Dec 20, 09:44 AM
Replies: 6,697
Views: 115,552
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Mel Brookes? (Blazing Saddles).

Mel Brookes? (Blazing Saddles).
Forum: General Chat 2 Dec 20, 08:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,432
Posted By cornishfrogboy
It was several years ago that I made a conscious...

It was several years ago that I made a conscious decision to..
1. Only send absolutely essential mail, cutting out all birthday and Christmas cards unless contained within a parcel. I send good...
Forum: Accommodation 1 Dec 20, 10:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 797
Posted By cornishfrogboy
LBV Village Resort and spa would get my vote. We...

LBV Village Resort and spa would get my vote. We were really impressed with a 3 bedroom in block 5.

Shuttles, close to a Walmart, next door to a outlet mall. good pool and good poolside bar. It...
Forum: General Chat 1 Dec 20, 07:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I think that you are bang on the money. There...

I think that you are bang on the money. There have been various attempts to create out of town retail parks around Truro, which would obviously have free parking as they would have been on private...
Forum: Polls, Puzzles & Quizzes 1 Dec 20, 06:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,253
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I think they actually call it ‘reprogramming’ in...

I think they actually call it ‘reprogramming’ in order that he will always have the ‘correct’ opinion and ‘correct’ language. The Liberals of this world may only have one in every sixty five seats in...
Forum: General Chat 1 Dec 20, 05:51 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I am as guilty as anybody on this one. In...

I am as guilty as anybody on this one.

In Cornwall, you need a car to do practically anything and Cornwall Council shamelessly gouges motorists at any and every opportunity, particularly on car...
Forum: General Chat 1 Dec 20, 04:24 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Latest news.. fire sale with 70% off starts in...

Latest news.. fire sale with 70% off starts in Debenhams tomorrow morning (no more specific details).

Shame our nearest Debenhams is 50 miles away at Plymouth.
Forum: General Chat 1 Dec 20, 04:01 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Without in anyway trivialising a very sad...

Without in anyway trivialising a very sad matter...

Freddie has said some very wise, profound and thought provoking things over the years..

All we hear is radio ga ga.. radio goo goo.
...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 1 Dec 20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have probably booked budget on around 10 of our...

I have probably booked budget on around 10 of our 13 car hires. (We often have two hires within 1 vacation).

They are part of Avis and therefore I have confidence in them. The reason that I...
Forum: General Chat 1 Dec 20, 12:40 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,899
Posted By cornishfrogboy
The person that my heart really goes out to is...

The person that my heart really goes out to is ‘Sir’ Phillip Green. He must wonder where the funding for his next Super Yacht is going to come from as he transits shortly from Monaco to his £30k a...
Forum: Polls, Puzzles & Quizzes 30 Nov 20, 09:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,253
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I have been called some actual, properly dreadful...

I have been called some actual, properly dreadful things in my chosen careers over the years. I have had death wished on me, been threatened with direct physical assault (and been attacked), been...
Forum: General Trip Planning 30 Nov 20, 07:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 390
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I would catch the AMTRAC from Philly to D.C. and...

I would catch the AMTRAC from Philly to D.C. and back, not bothering with a car at all. It’s comfortable, quick, cheap and solves all your problems.

You shouldn’t need a car in D.C.

I do not...
Forum: General Chat 29 Nov 20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,924
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We were young! I would like to think that I would...

We were young! I would like to think that I would not do that now... oops! A partial confession.
Forum: General Chat 29 Nov 20, 12:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,924
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Many years ago, I was around 18 and in Army...

Many years ago, I was around 18 and in Army training, living in a 12 man room (Prison inmates who whinge take note). One of the lads was getting married on the Saturday. He rather unwisely went out...
Forum: General Chat 29 Nov 20, 11:53 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,338
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Great news and congratulations! I have never...

Great news and congratulations!

I have never been lucky enough to win the lottery, but possibly this could be down to the fact that I only ever purchased a ticket in the first 3 weeks of its...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 29 Nov 20, 11:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Last summer, I simply got in a Taxi outside of...

Last summer, I simply got in a Taxi outside of MCO and it was $48 plus tip and to the Ramada, just South of the Universal area. I would guess that this would have priced RPR at $55

The reasoning...
Forum: General Chat 28 Nov 20, 01:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,902
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Of course I would. A bargain is a bargain. ...

Of course I would. A bargain is a bargain.

Can I suggest 50% off for nude flying whilst we are on the subject? With a Covid mask of course... on my nose/mouth.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 28 Nov 20, 10:33 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,910
Posted By cornishfrogboy
We are in tier 1 and 57 miles from the tier 2...

We are in tier 1 and 57 miles from the tier 2 border.. but there is still plenty of it out there.

My boys are 14 and 18, so in my opinion, absence is not an option, given the current stage of...
Forum: General Chat 27 Nov 20, 09:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 171
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I always look at both flydrives and...

I always look at both flydrives and straightforward flights with the hire car booked separately.

I have managed to get a better total price by separating them on every single occasion. With...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 Nov 20, 09:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,821
Posted By cornishfrogboy
In the hospital where I work, there are a large...

In the hospital where I work, there are a large number of eldercare patients throughout and not exclusively in the dedicated wards. In some ways, due to the continual through flow of patients day by...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 27 Nov 20, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Have a look at the pre trippie in my signature...

Have a look at the pre trippie in my signature. Parts of it are very relevant to your question.
Might be also worth looking at my California N to South trip report also.

Both will help between...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Nov 20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,503
Posted By cornishfrogboy
I bought my tickets for Aug 18 London - SFO and...

I bought my tickets for Aug 18 London - SFO and Sept 02 Las Vegas- London on day of release of the return leg and with the upgrade to include hold baggage etc. I paid £523 .

I watched these...
Forum: Accommodation 27 Nov 20, 07:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 744
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Very much with Orlando guy on this. For me, Royal...

Very much with Orlando guy on this. For me, Royal Pacific every time. A place of relaxation after a busy day in the parks. I have not stayed in Portofino.

All 3 are an easy walk or water taxi to...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 27 Nov 20, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 394
Posted By cornishfrogboy
Sounds a great trip. We have covered this, albeit...

Sounds a great trip. We have covered this, albeit over several visits.

Anna Maria Island is really good.. as many DIBBER’s will tell you.

Naples is a lovely place, particularly Delnor Wiggins...
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