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Forum: Accommodation Today, 08:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Shooby doo
MrT $50 for 15 mins:eek: Seems to be their go to...

MrT $50 for 15 mins:eek: Seems to be their go to thing at the minute, big change from last year: Move from SSR as it's over booked- nothing, announce 3 months before we go "By the way the pool at AKL...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants Today, 07:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By Shooby doo
Ok not so sure that you definitely can't: Last...

Ok not so sure that you definitely can't: Last year due to the pool closer at AKL, you were allowed to use your Resort mug at the water parks, not 100% on whether they stuck a barcode on but I...
Forum: Tickets Today, 07:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 289
Posted By Shooby doo
No reason not to upgrade on first day, if you...

No reason not to upgrade on first day, if you upgrade on last day you have "lost out" on discounts & free parking ( for those AP that include it)
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Forum: Theme Parks Florida Today, 07:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 343
Posted By Shooby doo
Halloween in the summer :pgig:;) Unfortunately it...

Halloween in the summer :pgig:;) Unfortunately it is what it is, I can recall when it actually had to be second week in Oct to catch any of the Halloween stuff! But have a look at any of the Vlogs...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida Today, 07:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 201
Posted By Shooby doo
Op you haven't made it clear whether you have...

Op you haven't made it clear whether you have "normal tickets"? Just to clarify, you won't be allowed into the park early without these, the Holding Areas are for day guests that have tickets to the...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants Yesterday, 07:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,611
Posted By Shooby doo
I think we were just under No. 10,000 & I'd...

I think we were just under No. 10,000 & I'd logged on near enough straight away. I wonder how many of those that waited, change there minds when they found out that certain categories etc weren't in...
Forum: Accommodation Yesterday, 07:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,122
Posted By Shooby doo
Actually no Swat team but exactly why they check...

Actually no Swat team but exactly why they check the room, as a result of the nutjob in Vegas & i'm sorry but it's not done to be convenient. If you are said "nutjob" & you know that they come to...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 07:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 832
Posted By Shooby doo
For the sake of a bit of paper, why not? If you...

For the sake of a bit of paper, why not? If you Google it, there is an official "looking" letter that you can save & fill in the blanks. There was a Poster , last year I think, who had issues with...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 22 Aug 19, 08:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 786
Posted By Shooby doo
We use XE, transactions are free. Didn't know...

We use XE, transactions are free. Didn't know there was one at Dr Philips, ended up going to the one in celebration as the muppet, me;), forgot his pin & managed to lock the account! Then found the...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 22 Aug 19, 08:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 331
Posted By Shooby doo
I would look at your plans/ needs before...

I would look at your plans/ needs before definitely upgrading, we actually upgraded Hotel but it was only for a week & having done a full 3 weeks on DDP swore we'd never do that long again! Even that...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 22 Aug 19, 08:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,611
Posted By Shooby doo
FD was never meant to be a long term fix & as...

FD was never meant to be a long term fix & as early as 2008 there were reports of it's imminent demise:pgig: Current disney ethos appears to be garnered towards the rich cash cow but plenty of...
Forum: Tickets 22 Aug 19, 05:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By Shooby doo
Second Q Yes you just won't be allowed into the...

Second Q Yes you just won't be allowed into the park until the event begins
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Forum: Accommodation 21 Aug 19, 03:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 475
Posted By Shooby doo
As you are getting the parking anyway, that...

As you are getting the parking anyway, that benefit is moot, personally I'd cancel the ticket portion & book them separate , hopefully allowing the 60 FP+
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Forum: Accommodation 21 Aug 19, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By Shooby doo
TBH the one group I would have missed out was the...

TBH the one group I would have missed out was the Moderates:pgig: I feel that the theming is better at the other 2 categories. The Values are very in your face but for a 3 year old I would think...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 21 Aug 19, 03:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 665
Posted By Shooby doo
Although haven't tried them I do know that they...

Although haven't tried them I do know that they are a few non-disney both on & off property- Il Mulinos & Shulas spring to mind, have a look on Trip Advisor, my go to place for ratings. There used to...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Aug 19, 02:44 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,238
Posted By Shooby doo
First off I think it makes a difference if you...

First off I think it makes a difference if you have been or ridden the ride before, we once queued 3 hours for Spiderman, would I do that again- Not a chance! I think we queued 50 mins for Navi last...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Aug 19, 02:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 477
Posted By Shooby doo
They start warning from around 4:45, just be...

They start warning from around 4:45, just be aware it's not Disney, you will be herded out as those staying in have to go to holding areas
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Forum: Theme Parks Florida 21 Aug 19, 02:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By Shooby doo
Not sure on the transport as we drive down but my...

Not sure on the transport as we drive down but my initial thought would be No for the return portion. Is it worth it...YES! Not as busy as HHN, as previous poster said, because of the park layout,...
Forum: Photo, Video & Vlogs 21 Aug 19, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 143
Posted By Shooby doo
Most people just use Go-pro these days SD:d:

Most people just use Go-pro these days
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Forum: Accommodation 21 Aug 19, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By Shooby doo
Each room will have separate credits anyway, the...

Each room will have separate credits anyway, the 2 rooms aren't pooled. You "missed a trick " though if you'd done it as 2 separate bookings you would have received 2 gift cards & 2 lots of cashback...
Forum: General Chat 21 Aug 19, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By Shooby doo
Just recently upgraded so the swappable is new to...

Just recently upgraded so the swappable is new to me as my last plan had "roam further" included, as long as you have that as your current "Swappable" you just turn your phone on when you get to the...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 20 Aug 19, 08:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By Shooby doo
Pretty simple rule of thumb for swaps: Are Disney...

Pretty simple rule of thumb for swaps: Are Disney winning out of the exchange? So equivalent of $45 to $18 or $15...
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Forum: Accommodation 20 Aug 19, 08:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By Shooby doo
First off as far as FP+, what they got 5 years...

First off as far as FP+, what they got 5 years ago isn't what they will get now, 5 years ago they would have gotten a rolling 60 days but that glitch has been closed so 60 days for check-in & check...
Forum: Accommodation 20 Aug 19, 03:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 475
Posted By Shooby doo
Ok just to confuse things: Swan and Dolphin...

Ok just to confuse things:
Swan and Dolphin FastPass Plus 60-Day
When you stay at the Swan and Dolphin, it does include the 60-day window for FastPass Plus. Youll need to link your hotel...
Forum: Accommodation 20 Aug 19, 03:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By Shooby doo
Sprocket I wasn't aware that you could be in...

Sprocket I wasn't aware that you could be in credit? I'm sure that I've recently read that someone wanted to put their GC on to the account & were told no? More than happy to "store" the max & just...
Forum: Accommodation 20 Aug 19, 03:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 257
Posted By Shooby doo
:pgig::pgig::pgig: Which part ? It's 50 sq miles...

:pgig::pgig::pgig: Which part ? It's 50 sq miles ;) The parks are generally a bit closer to 192-Kissimee area whilst LBV is closer to Disney Springs
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Forum: Accommodation 20 Aug 19, 03:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 475
Posted By Shooby doo
Your theme park ticket allows you to reserve...

Your theme park ticket allows you to reserve FastPass+ 30 days in advance, so if you are within this window, feel free to proceed without linking your hotel reservation to save time. If you are...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 20 Aug 19, 10:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 529
Posted By Shooby doo
It depends, on a park day we would definitely eat...

It depends, on a park day we would definitely eat our QS whilst in but we would only eat in the park for TS if it was somewhere we really wanted. On a MK day for instance, we would be more likely to...
Forum: Tickets 20 Aug 19, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By Shooby doo
Fred I'm confused :confused2:blush: But who...

Fred I'm confused :confused2:blush:
But who says you have to buy it early you can wait to whenever you decide is your time to buy and then decide. Same as buying UK tickets early it stops you taking...
Forum: Tickets 20 Aug 19, 09:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 282
Posted By Shooby doo
Which AP ? If the Plat then the above calculation...

Which AP ? If the Plat then the above calculation is correct but no water parks, if the + then that's $1298 & it would be all down to parking & discounts
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Forum: Tickets 20 Aug 19, 09:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By Shooby doo
It should only activate the MNSSHP portion but...

It should only activate the MNSSHP portion but you could check at City Hall. No your MM is linked to the Ultimate so unless you activate that then no pics- We had this last year on an old Hopper+ ...
Forum: Tickets 20 Aug 19, 09:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 599
Posted By Shooby doo
The cost of the AP - your 3 park pass =Upgrade...

The cost of the AP - your 3 park pass =Upgrade price
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Forum: Tickets 20 Aug 19, 09:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 453
Posted By Shooby doo
TBh I think it will be like "Oak Furnitureland" -...

TBh I think it will be like "Oak Furnitureland" - Sale ends this weekend don't miss it:pgig:
If it goes up then it will be briefly, there's a reason they have started offering part day tickets IMO...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 20 Aug 19, 09:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,238
Posted By Shooby doo
AndyB a few years ago I would have agreed but we...

AndyB a few years ago I would have agreed but we feel that it's been "watered down" a bit, it used to be that you could spend ages in the China & Japan pavilion but there is definitely less stock to...
Forum: Accommodation 18 Aug 19, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By Shooby doo
Depends if you are staying? If it's just for FP+...

Depends if you are staying? If it's just for FP+ then much cheaper to book the campsite, sorry not convinced that 1 night makes a difference, it's the ability to book 14 days in a row. Our day 1 the...
Forum: Accommodation 18 Aug 19, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 302
Posted By Shooby doo
SSR might be linked to the major refurb, slated...

SSR might be linked to the major refurb, slated to take 3 years
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Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 18 Aug 19, 08:03 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 11,335
Posted By Shooby doo
Here's a thought, maybe it's the restaurants that...

Here's a thought, maybe it's the restaurants that push the %, the more we Tip the less the Restaurant has to "Top up" to minimum wage. Like other's I do wonder why the % has increased so much, it's...
Forum: Tickets 18 Aug 19, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 326
Posted By Shooby doo
Pre-price hike I would have said yes even though...

Pre-price hike I would have said yes even though it wasn't a massive saving but at today's rate an Plat+ is approx 1080:eek: & 2x 14 day Ultimate's are only 900, you would really need to go some...
Forum: Tickets 18 Aug 19, 07:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 363
Posted By Shooby doo
If it's linked to your countdown, even if you are...

If it's linked to your countdown, even if you are onsite, you are too late
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Forum: Tickets 18 Aug 19, 07:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By Shooby doo
All down to FX rate, you would need the to...

All down to FX rate, you would need the to improve in between buying & upgrading alternatively it could worsen & you would pay more, buying your AP in advance just locks in the rate on that...
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