Go Back   theDIBB > Walt Disney World and Other Florida Vacation Planning > Theme Parks Florida
Forgotten Password?
Notices
Theme Parks Florida Rides, Attractions, FastPass+ Questions and Info.
QuickSilver
Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Unread 13 Nov 19, 03:20 PM  
Link to this Post
#1
thingy003
Getting Excited
 
Join Date: Jan 16
FoP vs SR

Full disclosure - I am a massive Star Wars fan. I guess being born in the 70s helped. I was properly hyped about getting to ride Smugglers Run on our recent visit and I had convinced myself that flying the Millenium Falcon would be the greatest experience ever.

As it turns out I was wrong. Riding on the back of a Banshee in Flight of Passage is without a doubt the greatest ride that I have ever been on. I dosed up on travel sickness tablets and adorned myself with accupressure bands and I loved every single second of it. I whooped and hollered like an excitable child. My only disappointments is that I only rode it the once.

I need to go back so that I can ride it again!
thingy003 is offline Boy Mouse Click to view Members Gallery Click to view Members Trip Plans
Booked at last...
Reply With Quote
Unread 13 Nov 19, 03:29 PM  
Link to this Post
#2
YLL
Imagineer
 
YLL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 17
Location: London
100% agree, FOP is the best ride I've ever been on. I think Rise of the Resistance could challenge that when it opens soon though!
YLL is offline Boy Mouse Click to view Members Gallery Click to view Members Trip Plans
Gran Destino Tower Adventure!
Reply With Quote
Unread 13 Nov 19, 04:01 PM  
Link to this Post
#3
Claudette
Imagineer
 
Claudette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 18
Location: Hertfordshire

Claudette's Reviews
Hotel Reviews: 7
Restaurant Reviews: 3
Smugglers Run is definitely not a patch on FoP.
Claudette is offline Girl Mouse Click to view Members Gallery Click to view Members Trip Plans
NY & Disney 2020
Reply With Quote
Unread 13 Nov 19, 04:11 PM  
Link to this Post
#4
bighal
Imagineer
 
bighal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 07
You have to remember that Smugglers Run is not the feature attraction at Galaxy's Edge, Rise of the Resistance is.

SR will be to RotR as Navi is to FoP...the supporting act.
bighal is offline Boy Mouse Click to view Members Gallery Click to view Members Trip Plans
APs in hand.. Back for Rise of the Resistance
Reply With Quote
Unread 13 Nov 19, 04:17 PM  
Link to this Post
#5
Claudette
Imagineer
 
Claudette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 18
Location: Hertfordshire

Claudette's Reviews
Hotel Reviews: 7
Restaurant Reviews: 3
Originally Posted by bighal View Post
You have to remember that Smugglers Run is not the feature attraction at Galaxy's Edge, Rise of the Resistance is.

SR will be to RotR as Navi is to FoP...the supporting act.
I prefer Na'vi River to SR too.
Claudette is offline Girl Mouse Click to view Members Gallery Click to view Members Trip Plans
NY & Disney 2020
Reply With Quote
Unread 13 Nov 19, 06:29 PM  
Link to this Post
#6
Andybear
Imagineer
 
Andybear's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 12
Location: Hertfordshire
Mobile

Originally Posted by Claudette View Post
I prefer Na'vi River to SR too.
I prefer Na'vi River to FOP. I really don't get the FOP hype. NR is beautiful.
Andybear is online now Girl Mouse Click to view Members Gallery Click to view Members Trip Plans
Third solo trip - POFQ and Polynesian!
Reply With Quote
Unread 13 Nov 19, 07:57 PM  
Link to this Post
#7
Mr Tom Morrow
Imagineer

 
Mr Tom Morrow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 14
Location: The Tiki Room.

Mr Tom Morrow's Reviews
DIBB Villa Reviews: 1

theDIBB Guidebook
Pages Created: 3
We couldnt be bothered to line up for Smugglers Run on Monday. The line was 100 mins which we wont do ever

Instead we wandered around the themed area
Some nice themed bins I must say. Chewie patted my shoulder as well.
The rest of it reminded me of the mixing compound at Ready Mix Concrete Ltd. we were distinctly underwhelmed.

Edited at 07:59 PM.
Mr Tom Morrow is online now Boy Mouse Click to view Members Gallery Click to view Members Trip Plans Reply With Quote
Unread 13 Nov 19, 09:08 PM  
Link to this Post
#8
Ils
Trying for More Ears
 
Join Date: Sep 18
Mobile

I'm assuming every person that declares FOP as the best ride they have ever been on are the same type people you would never see on a major rollercoaster such as Mako, Montu or Hulk?
Ils is offline Click to view Members Gallery Click to view Members Trip Plans
Universal
Reply With Quote
Reply
Kenwood Travel

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Forum Jump

Holiday to Florida with Florida4less

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 09:57 PM.


Powered by vBulletin - Copyright © 2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Ocean Florida

theDIBB Menu

Klook

US Dollar Rates
ASDA  $1.2873
Covent Garden FX  $1.2949
FAIRFX  $1.2835
John Lewis  $1.2892
M&S  $1.2638
Post Office  $1.2646
Sainsburys  $1.2875
TESCO  $1.2899
Travelex  $1.2822
Updated: 20:30 08/12/2019

theDIBB Charities
Cancer Research UK
DIBB Members have Donated: £10,130
£


Macmillan Cancer Support
DIBB Members have Donated: £1,085
£

Euro Rates
ASDA  €1.1629
Covent Garden FX  €1.1713
FAIRFX  €1.1615
John Lewis  €1.1680
M&S  €1.1449
Post Office  €1.1431
Sainsburys  €1.1641
TESCO  €1.1658
Travelex  €1.1557
Updated: 20:30 08/12/2019

Orlando Weather
Florida Time
Sun 8th Dec 3:57pm
Now: 26C/79F
Overcast Clouds
Overcast Clouds
Cloud Cover: 90%
Wind: 7mph - E Arrow points to where the wind is coming from.
Pressure: 1020mb
Humidity: 57%
Illuminations Smoke
Updated: 20:50 08/12/2019