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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Sep 20, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 749
Posted By boarder4life
We did Xmas in Florida 2018 for 16 nights arrived...

We did Xmas in Florida 2018 for 16 nights arrived a day before thanksgiving.

The theming of the parks is magical been every month over the years and it was by far my favourite. Crowds were busy...
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 28 Jun 20, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile The avengers campus is in California not Paris :)

The avengers campus is in California not Paris :)
Forum: Disneyland Paris Trip Planning 28 Jun 20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 274
Posted By boarder4life
How to book a slot for visiting a park

As the title says Iím ripping my hair out as I see the messages to book a slot but nothing online to do so.

Just purchased tickets off the Disneyland Paris app thinking this would automatically...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 6 May 20, 06:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,011
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Iíve been on one of the dates mentioned. We did...

Iíve been on one of the dates mentioned. We did a Tuesday and it was busy as to be expected.

We arrived at around 3.45pm and got our wrist bands queueing for jack skellington. He came out early...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 28 Apr 20, 05:07 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,794
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile LoL this did make smile. Canít wait til im...

LoL this did make smile. Canít wait til im enjoying a 99 with a flake watching the merry go round instead of a dole whip while watching the dumbo ride.

I honestly think the execs are looking at...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 28 Apr 20, 04:56 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,794
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile I do not envy any parent with children that may...

I do not envy any parent with children that may have to do this in a hot and humid climate. Itís hard enough catching a breath without one on in the summer months.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 28 Apr 20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,794
Posted By boarder4life
Myself and the wife have had to keep working...

Myself and the wife have had to keep working during the pandemic and I can assure you itís been difficult to manage a environment where I know the job inside out. Itís one thing to part manage...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 28 Apr 20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,794
Posted By boarder4life
The parks are not designed for social distancing...

The parks are not designed for social distancing even though they are spaced out areas. Itís bad enough asking people to queue at a supermarket and trying to manage that.

Imagine shelling the...
Forum: General Chat 21 Apr 20, 05:25 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,893
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Manchester to Paris 20 mins into the flight...

Manchester to Paris

20 mins into the flight a man gets up in front of us looking at the plane door. He was concentrating for a good 2-3 mins.

Thinking he was waiting to use the toilet and...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 18 Apr 20, 06:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,150
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Anyone thinking of rebooking or booking for 2021

Hello all, Iíve been reading quite a few peoples posts who are on the fence and unsure whether to pay balances move dates and generally unsure what to do.

Reason for my post is I donít have any...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 1 Oct 19, 08:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 724
Posted By boarder4life
Hello all Iím currently sat In the queue as...

Hello all

Iím currently sat In the queue as I type this. Got into magic kingdom through the tunnel at 3.30pm

Went and asked where to get the party bands and they were handing them out and...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 27 Sep 19, 10:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 724
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile So we could join the queue and get our bands at...

So we could join the queue and get our bands at the same time?

We have day passes already so could get in the queue at 3.30pm
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Sep 19, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Personally anything regarding flights, passport...

Personally anything regarding flights, passport apiís etc

I always use a laptop or computer screen. Bigger screen and less likely to miss any boxes and be able to see check all the information...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 17 Sep 19, 06:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,343
Posted By boarder4life
Similar circumstances where we couldnít go due to...

Similar circumstances where we couldnít go due to my wife being unwell after a operation.

When speaking to the travel agent from a £1400 booking flight and hotel we would only get around £500...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Sep 19, 06:24 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 27,763
Posted By boarder4life
Its a valid point but maybe Iím on my own with...

Its a valid point but maybe Iím on my own with this view but the park just seems more and more like a business model. Donít get me wrong itís their to make money but all the little things that they...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Sep 19, 06:02 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 27,763
Posted By boarder4life
I think a lot of people are used to Florida...

I think a lot of people are used to Florida holidays being affordable for the last 10-12 years.

I remember in school you would find one or 2 in class who had been to Florida as in the early 90ís...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 9 Sep 19, 06:42 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,238
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile We have to accept the laws and restrictions where...

We have to accept the laws and restrictions where we visit on holiday.

Me and my wife hold hands most times when weíre out and about, when we flew to Thailand and stopped in a Arab country it was...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 7 Sep 19, 06:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 172
Posted By boarder4life
Giganotosaurus Disney junior

Hi all

Anyone who is out there or has come back recently noticed any gigantosaurus merchandise in dino land AK or in the main Disney store at Disney springs.

Can only find one website selling...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 7 Sep 19, 06:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 12,928
Posted By boarder4life
Thanks for the replies. Hoping for wonder...

Thanks for the replies.

Hoping for wonder park to keep the little lad quiet for a hour lol
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 5 Sep 19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 12,928
Posted By boarder4life
TUI inflight entertainment dreamliner

Hello all

We're due to travel in 3 weeks from Manchester with TUI.

Has anyone flown that could remember what movies are on offer. Had a look on the website but this hasn't been updated for some...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 23 Aug 19, 06:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 878
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Done DC several times over the years. ...

Done DC several times over the years.

Personally even though itís a relax day a full day in the sun with a few beverages takes its toll.

I always come away relaxed but tired. A good sleep and...
Forum: General Chat 22 Aug 19, 07:39 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 121,720
Posted By boarder4life
As others have said memories and being their for...

As others have said memories and being their for your family is priceless.

Imagine the rest of the family went through and then the credit card issue happened on her own and they were unwilling...
Forum: Tickets 21 Aug 19, 12:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 548
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile They have unfortunately I was lucky that I saw it...

They have unfortunately I was lucky that I saw it posted on the forum and went straight on the site and booked it. Couldnít believe my luck!

Everyone seems to be throwing out offers left right at...
Forum: Tickets 20 Aug 19, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 548
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Got a 14 day ultimate for £312 few weeks ago from...

Got a 14 day ultimate for £312 few weeks ago from Expedia.
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 19 Aug 19, 04:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,345
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Unfortunately they wonít people are unfortunately...

Unfortunately they wonít people are unfortunately very ruthless with queues especially the paid events. The dwarfs and jack skellington are a major draw for the parties hence why people will queue 2+...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 19 Aug 19, 01:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 420
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Iíve done this and really enjoyed it. When...

Iíve done this and really enjoyed it.

When we did this they allowed a rock hopper, female penguin another kind I canít remember itís specific name and a king penguin.

The rock hopper penguin...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 19 Aug 19, 12:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 684
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Took our son who was 2 to the Christmas party. He...

Took our son who was 2 to the Christmas party. He loved it and enjoyed the night immensely.

I will never forget seeing the Christmas parade in his eyes with a huge smile on his face. We managed...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 19 Aug 19, 12:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,345
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Collect party bands at 4, then head straight to...

Collect party bands at 4, then head straight to queue for jack skellington.

Hopefully come out and walk up the back entrance for candy and photos. Try and see lotso hugging bear. Have a look at...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 17 Aug 19, 07:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,625
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile I went to the Christmas party in December and we...

I went to the Christmas party in December and we were asked severely times in the queue for seven dwarfs for our tickets. Also when stood on Main Street for the parade. We saw people being asked to...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Aug 19, 05:19 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 18,903
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile When it comes to flights granted I donít have 7...

When it comes to flights granted I donít have 7 to shell out for I budget £1100 for the three of us. As soon as it comes in budget I book them and donít look again. I havenít been restricted to...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Aug 19, 05:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,632
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Have done everything from 1 week to 4 weeks! ...

Have done everything from 1 week to 4 weeks!

3 weeks is fantastic and like mentioned the tempo is more relaxed. When you get to the final day of 2 weeks itís such a uplifting feeling knowing you...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Aug 19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,483
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile For years I couldnít sleep on a plane, multiple...

For years I couldnít sleep on a plane, multiple flights to Florida never a wink of sleep.

Tried everything from sleeping across seats to neck pillows. I then went to working nights and never have...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Aug 19, 07:10 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 18,903
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile every now and then I often think to give a...

every now and then I often think to give a company a try for my holiday and then I read these horror stories and Iím always pleased I DIY.

I always find travel agents will ask you to alter your...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 15 Aug 19, 09:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,085
Posted By boarder4life
When you get into the park grab your wrist bands...

When you get into the park grab your wrist bands ASAP.

They do and will ask to see your wristbands when in line

Then get in line for the dwarfs, we queued for 2 hrs and weíre one of the first...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Aug 19, 06:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,392
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile We found row 37 or 34 canít remember which row...

We found row 37 or 34 canít remember which row but it was the row that was in front on the toilets. Didnít have anyone behind us so constant recline, we were also able to store things behind the...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 31 Jul 19, 06:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,540
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile If anyone is struggling getting a fast pass you...

If anyone is struggling getting a fast pass you could do the option I did with my wife and sister in law.

Get to animal kingdom for 8am and queue. They let people into the park from 8.30am
...
Forum: Tickets 30 Jul 19, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile I attended one of the partyís last year in early...

I attended one of the partyís last year in early December.

First impressions and thoughts Jesus itís busy. This was the first time doing a party and couldnít believe how busy it was considering...
Forum: Offers, Discounts, Codes, Cashback and UK Shopping 30 Jul 19, 07:11 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,863
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Thanks to the original poster, booked Our...

Thanks to the original poster, booked Our remaining Disney ticket in September with the money off code.

£109 saving which is much appreciated, having issue linking this with my annual pass on...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 26 Jul 19, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Very good but very busy The parade is...

Very good but very busy

The parade is magical if stood on Main Street with the snow falling. The whole place is magical on the night but like Iíve said very busy!
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Jul 19, 05:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,939
Posted By boarder4life
Mobile Iíve been through in 35 mins and up to 3 hours. ...

Iíve been through in 35 mins and up to 3 hours.

All depends if a couple of international flights empty before you, amount of officers and the line.

Best advice would be donít have plans or...
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