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Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Nov 19, 02:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,869
Posted By cricket50
I have just been reading this thread is...

I have just been reading this thread is everything now sorted. As the OP had a satisfactory outcome. Interested to know. Thanks.
Forum: Accommodation 15 Oct 19, 04:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,852
Posted By cricket50
Does anyone know if there are villas available...

Does anyone know if there are villas available for hire on Ridgewood Lakes. Thanks if anyone as any information. No set time at the moment but will certainly be in 2020.
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 20 Aug 19, 04:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By cricket50
Hire car collection at San Francisco Airport

We have hired from Avis and hopefully arrive on Saturday via Thomas Cook. Any advice or information would be very much appreciated to make the arrival process easier. We have hired a G class vehicle...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 31 Jul 19, 08:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By cricket50
USA Avis App

Please can you advise me what I must do to download the USA App. I have downloaded the UK one.
Thanks
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 28 Jul 19, 08:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By cricket50
Thanks Tom, appreciate your prompt reply. Peter

Thanks Tom, appreciate your prompt reply. Peter
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 28 Jul 19, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By cricket50
Thanks for the lists very much appreciated...

Thanks for the lists very much appreciated. However I am still not sure what information I should be checking on the windscreen. I have now booked the car but having this information would, I think,...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 27 Jul 19, 11:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By cricket50
Avis Car Hire

I am on the point of ordering from Avis. The car will be a Group G. The price I have been quoted is 345.00 picking up from MCO with full insurances for 17 days in September. Could anyone advise me...
Forum: Accommodation 25 Jul 19, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By cricket50
Ridgewood Lakes

We have the possibility of hiring a villa in this location. We would be interested in anyone's thought on this location. We accept it is a bit south of the parks but this is not a problem to us...
Forum: DIBB Reporter Photo Trip Reports 23 Jul 19, 12:42 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 8,784
Posted By cricket50
Excellent and informative trip report and I have...

Excellent and informative trip report and I have enjoyed reading about all your exploits. Only problem I have is I am still having nightmares with regard to all your selfies. However I hope all your...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 27 Jun 19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 534
Posted By cricket50
Just to give you an idea on possible savings,...

Just to give you an idea on possible savings, nothing to do with Orlando. I have just hired a Luxury/Cabrio saloon type through Dollar from AutoEurope for late August from San Francisco for two...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 20 Jun 19, 02:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By cricket50
Premium Car Rental from MCO

Generally what premium cars are available to choose from at the Dollar or Alamo garages at Orlando airport. Thanks for your assistance.
Forum: Itineraries 23 May 19, 04:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,615
Posted By cricket50
How to make a holiday stressful in one easy...

How to make a holiday stressful in one easy lesson. Three different hotels in four nights unbelievable. It is hard enough organising a trip to Disney but you have certainly taken it to the ultimate...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 23 Apr 19, 08:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 209
Posted By cricket50
Easter Sunday

Did anyone go into the Magic Kingdom on Easter Sunday. I am interested to know how busy it was. Any information would be appreciated.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 18 Apr 19, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 422
Posted By cricket50
Kiddies Car Seat

Please can someone advise me of the approximate rental cost of a car seat suitable for a three year old child for a fifteen night holiday. I will be hiring the car through Alamo. All advice and...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 16 Apr 19, 11:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 541
Posted By cricket50
Changing flights at Newark (NYC)

We are flying from Manchester to Orlando via Newark with United Airlines, The transfer time time between flights on the outward journey is in my opinion a little tight. The time being two hours...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Apr 19, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 716
Posted By cricket50
Florida Masters

Despite the numerous comments on how bad Florida Masters are. How many of you Dibbers out there have a good experience of their service. I am interested to know because I have received a good...
Forum: Tickets 16 Feb 19, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By cricket50
Fastpass tickets for shows

We will be there Easter 2020. Is it worth using fastpass tickets to book shows in Hollywood Studio like Beauty and The Beast and Indiana Jones. I am wondering what you the experts thoughts are. ...
Forum: Tickets 28 Jan 19, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 405
Posted By cricket50
Disney Tickets - 2020

When will Disney release the pricing for 2020 tickets. Any information would be appreciated.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 9 Jul 18, 04:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,467
Posted By cricket50
Virginia Beach to Atlantic City

My suggestion to you is to take route 13 from Virginia Beach across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel and then drive through Delaware (no sales tax - buy your gifts) to Lewes and catch the ferry to...
Forum: Accommodation 4 Mar 18, 08:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By cricket50
Tuscan Ridge - Davenport

One week to go. We are staying at Tuscan Ridge really looking forward to our break. Has anyone stayed here or perhaps is there now. How long is the drive to the Magic Kingdom. Any further...
Forum: Accommodation 8 Feb 18, 05:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 296
Posted By cricket50
Tuscan Ridge - Construction work

We have rented a villa on Tuscan Ridge this coming March - in fact only four weeks away. We have heard there is construction work adjacent to Tuscan Ridge which is just off highway 27. Is there...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 13 Nov 17, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 674
Posted By cricket50
How busy in Mid March

Having been numerous times to Orlando we have never been this early in the year previously how busy can we expect it to be and what type of temperatures during the day can we expect. I know no one...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 31 Aug 17, 08:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 670
Posted By cricket50
Weather in March

Can you advise my what the average weather is like in March please. I have always gone to Orlando in September previously. Your advice and comments would be appreciated.
Forum: General Trip Reports 6 Sep 12, 12:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 507
Posted By cricket50
How do you post photgraphs. I am struggling with...

How do you post photgraphs. I am struggling with this. If you can advise me it would be a great help.

thanks

Peter
Forum: General Trip Reports 4 Sep 12, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 507
Posted By cricket50
Fifties couple do the Deep South - Day 2

2nd September 2012

Up early this morning. We have a 300 mile drive to Memphis. Breakfast was supplied free in overnight cost. We left the hotel at 8.00am.

The drive was trouble free our...
Forum: General Trip Reports 3 Sep 12, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 507
Posted By cricket50
Fifties couple do the South

1st September 2012

Up bright and early for our 10.25am Delta flight to Atlanta from Manchester. Through bag checkin and security with no problems. Breakfast at Frankie and Bennies we left bang on...
Forum: General Chat 20 Aug 12, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 701
Posted By cricket50
Thanks for your thoughts it seems as if you and...

Thanks for your thoughts it seems as if you and your daughter had a wonderful time. I have the same feeling about phones as you. In my opinion they ought to be banned in all the parks.

Peter
Forum: General Trip Planning 10 Aug 12, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 514
Posted By cricket50
Southern States - Road Trip

My wife and I are going on a road trip commencing early September 2012.
We fly into Atlanta on the Saturday then drive to Oxford AL, for our first night, on our way to Memphis. We then have two...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 8 Aug 12, 07:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,464
Posted By cricket50
Why don't you go to the local Walmart and buy...

Why don't you go to the local Walmart and buy one. Seems a lot less stressful to me.

Peter
Forum: General Trip Planning 6 Aug 12, 02:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 453
Posted By cricket50
New Orleans

We are staying in New Orleans on the 5th and 6th September 2012 at the Country Inn and Suites by Carlsson. This is located on Magazine Street two blocks from the French Quarter. It as come highly...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 8 Jun 12, 09:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,060
Posted By cricket50
Thanks for the reports and photographs and your...

Thanks for the reports and photographs and your honesty. It as been a pleasure to read your reports.

A note of caution though. If you are thinking about going on holiday with other family members,...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 21 May 12, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By cricket50
You certainly need something. We were with Dollar...

You certainly need something. We were with Dollar last year and used their package which was $38.00 for two weeks. Excellent value for money in my opinion with all the unmanned tolls around Miami.
...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 18 May 12, 02:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,525
Posted By cricket50
We stayed in a Motel at San Simion it cost about...

We stayed in a Motel at San Simion it cost about $39.00 excellent value with a partial seaview and a very comfortable room and bed.

Peter
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 May 12, 10:09 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,127
Posted By cricket50
This certainly means the death of Disney as we...

This certainly means the death of Disney as we know and love it. People wandering around looking at their phones with blank faces and not taking note of the beautiful surroundings around them.
...
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 4 May 12, 12:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,525
Posted By cricket50
Hearst Castle at San Simione is one definately...

Hearst Castle at San Simione is one definately not to miss. This is the place where the Publishing Tycoon Randolf Hearst lived. One of the places you read very little about on this site. Do not miss...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 14 Apr 12, 01:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,156
Posted By cricket50
There is nothing more annoying in the parks than...

There is nothing more annoying in the parks than people always playing with their phones. My advice is to leave them in England, forget the rat race and enjoy your holiday.

Peter
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 4 Apr 12, 03:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,103
Posted By cricket50
There is never a good time to book. My advice is...

There is never a good time to book. My advice is keep to watching and watching. When you see a price you are happy with book it straight away and don't look again.

We have been watching for months...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Mar 12, 05:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,203
Posted By cricket50
AA Card

Thanks for the replies. I am just concerned the AAA logo is no longer on the reverse of the card. I am sure it was on last years card.

Peter
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 20 Mar 12, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,203
Posted By cricket50
AA Card

Is it possible to use my AA card for discount in Florida.

Any advice would be appreciated

Peter
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 11 Nov 11, 11:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,461
Posted By cricket50
No worries

You are quite correct. The $19.95 dollars per week with dollar is worth every cent.

Peter
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