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Old 08-25-2012, 04:55 PM   #1
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Arrived in Florida yesterday(Friday 24th). Smooth flight but seemed so long! Villa on Highlands Reserve is brilliant. Very clean and a good pool. Hubby very happy, upgraded car to a Ford Explorer in midnite blue. Been to Epcot today, very quiet. Straight on Soarin' then The Land. Over to Nemo then wandered down to World Showcase. Weather sunny, cloudy and windy at times. Back to the villa and straight into the pool. Ate at Applebee's yesterday, off to Sizzlers tonight. Going to try Logan's and Longhorn later in the holiday. Off to AK Sunday for breakfast. Will try to keep you updated if I remember.
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We are massive fans of Highland reserve and hopefully will get there again next year for a 3rd time. Have fun x
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Old 08-26-2012, 04:35 PM   #9
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Breakfast at Animal Kingdom was brill. Loved the Jungle Juice!! Straight on to the safari where we had a enthusiastic driver. The lioness was eyeing up the ostrich. My DH, DS and DD went on Everest, then we saw Nemo foR the first time. Left the park and called into Publix on the way home. Managed to miss the heavy rain. Probably off to Cracker Barrel for tea. Weather been cloudy and warm, just about stopped raining now. Haven't decided what to do tomorrow, depends on the weather.
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Old 08-27-2012, 04:29 PM   #10
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Quiet day today. Very heavy rain overnight and this morning. Stayed in and chilled. Stopped raining in time for us to venture out to Perkins for lunch. Emma (DD) and I were disappointed with our meals, but the boys had breakfasts which were ok. Went to Downtown Disney which was busy. Home again now and will go out for dinner later, probably TGI's. Hollywood Studios tomorrow.
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Old 09-05-2012, 05:01 PM   #13
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So Magic Kingdom today and it was really quiet We went on Peter Pan on our way round to Splash. Poor Donald had no one with him so me and my DD had a picture with him. Big Thunder railroad was running so we went on. Back seats and they let us go round twice. They all went on Splash and Pirates then Emma and I did the Carpets ride. Jungle Cruise next then up to Philharmagic. The only queue we saw was when we got off IASW!! We had lunch then DD and DH went on Buzz before we decided to come back to the villa for rest and swimming. Off out for dinner later, no idea where. Last day tomorrow so will have to pack at some point
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Sounds like you've had a fab time. Glad the weathers not been too bad.

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Old 09-06-2012, 04:57 PM   #15
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It rained today. Luckily we were already on our way back to the villa. Went back to Epcot for our last day (our favourite park) It was really quiet. Two trips on Soarin' and they only used the top 2 rows on the glider. Trip round The Land then a quick drink. Kids went on Nemo then we went off to the World Showcase. Saw Donald and friends in Mexico then off to Norway. Watched the China film before lunch in USA. Quick trip to France before we decided to say goodbye to Disney! Off out to Cracker Barrel for dinner. Fly back tomorrow to Manchester. Thanks for reading, will update when I get home
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