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Old 01-03-2013, 06:15 PM   #1
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Hi all!

Me and my fiancé have just booked 17 nights at POR in September for our honeymoon!
Does anyone have any recommendations for anything special to do since its our honeymoon!?
We don't particularly have any budget to stick to, so anything you can think of let us know!

Thank you
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Old 01-03-2013, 06:47 PM   #2
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That's so awesome! I'm getting married at Sea Breeze Point on Sept 30

Anyway, POR is one of my favorite resorts! The boat ride to DTD is kind of romantic, and you can do a horse drawn carriage ride at POR. My fiancé and I did that last year. It was very pretty!
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Old 01-03-2013, 06:54 PM   #3
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When in September will you be there????????

My fiancee and I will be honeymooning there 9/22-9/29, staying at WL.

Some of our plans include:

-dinner at Victoria&Alberts
-other nice dinners (too soon to book ADR's at this point)
-Carriage Ride
-SeaRaycer rental
-Wishes Fireworks Cruise, but only if we can find perhaps 2-3 other couples willing to split the cost
-And of course, MK, Epcot, and HS! (we have no interest in going to AK this trip)

Oh, and we'll be wearing the "Just Married" buttons AND the Bride and Groom ears the whole week! Rumor has it newlyweds can get a lot of perks and freebies if wearing the buttons and ears

If we'll be there at the same time, perhaps we could link up at some point?

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Old 01-04-2013, 06:01 AM   #4
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Paul Oh, I really want to do the wishes firework cruise, but were there 2nd-19th, so that's not good for you! Hope you can find others to do that with you!!! I've so far convinced my fiancé to wear the badges, but he's only starting to come round to the idea of the ears!! Haha.

Also any specific restaurants people can recommend to book early? We've never done a trip only us two, always with family, so we've never done the 'romantic' stuff!
Thanks!!!
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Old 01-04-2013, 11:51 AM   #5
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We celebrated our “Disneymoon” in October 2011 and had a great time!

Here is a list of things we did (besides going to the parks and waterparks)-

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party
Carriage ride at POR
Dinner at Cinderella’s Royal Table and Victoria & Albert’s
Wishes Dessert party @ MK

I’m not sure when in September you are going to be there, but the food and wine festival at Epcot usually begins the last weekend of September. If you’re there, make sure you check it out!

Make sure you get the bride and groom ears! Have a great trip!
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Old 03-13-2013, 12:15 PM   #6
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Paul Oh, I really want to do the wishes firework cruise, but were there 2nd-19th, so that's not good for you! Hope you can find others to do that with you!!! I've so far convinced my fiancé to wear the badges, but he's only starting to come round to the idea of the ears!! Haha.

Also any specific restaurants people can recommend to book early? We've never done a trip only us two, always with family, so we've never done the 'romantic' stuff!
Thanks!!!
MrsT2013... I sent you a PM, we are on our honeymoon Sept. 7 - 15 at PoFQ and we would be interested in spliting the cost of a Wishes Cruise... if that interests you let me know.

Thanks,

Tamara
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Old 03-19-2013, 01:37 PM   #7
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That sounds awesome! We are on honeymoon from 26th August until 13th September at Disneyworld. I can't wait! Might see you guys out there!
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Old 03-19-2013, 03:38 PM   #8
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That sounds awesome! We are on honeymoon from 26th August until 13th September at Disneyworld. I can't wait! Might see you guys out there!
Oh, how exciting! Do you have anything special planned? We was at the beach club a couple of years ago and it's amazing there!
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Old 07-23-2013, 02:00 PM   #9
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17 nights?! WOW! (I had to get that off my chest, hehe).

We went on our honeymoon at POR in 2011 from 9/27-10/4. I requested the mansions, but they put us in the bayou. I was pretty upset about that especially since there were kids playing tag outside our room at all hours of the night (I'm talking after 12am lol).

We ate at several places (Tony's, Ohana, Sci Fi Dine In, Teppan Edo) and it was AWESOME. They gave use a piece of cake with a candle and they sang to us! I'm bummed because I didn't bring my Minnie bride ears (I got them at my bridal shower but left them home!) and "post wedding depression" set in at the same time, so DH and I need a do over honeymoon...someday!

We also drove the boats around the 7 seas lagoon ( so much fun). The Honeymoon Registry was the best thing we did, I highly recommend it!

But I definitely recommend those restaurants. I also recommend watching Wishes on the beach at the Polynesian, its awesome and romantic. Visit the wishing well behind Cinderella's castle and make a wish too!
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Old 01-07-2013, 12:08 AM   #11
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When in September will you be there????????

My fiancee and I will be honeymooning there 9/22-9/29, staying at WL.

Some of our plans include:

-dinner at Victoria&Alberts
-other nice dinners (too soon to book ADR's at this point)
-Carriage Ride
-SeaRaycer rental
-Wishes Fireworks Cruise, but only if we can find perhaps 2-3 other couples willing to split the cost
-And of course, MK, Epcot, and HS! (we have no interest in going to AK this trip)

Oh, and we'll be wearing the "Just Married" buttons AND the Bride and Groom ears the whole week! Rumor has it newlyweds can get a lot of perks and freebies if wearing the buttons and ears

If we'll be there at the same time, perhaps we could link up at some point?

Paul
I would also get the Celebration button and wear them. Also, make sure WL res. and when you make your dining res. have noted it is your honeymoon you never know if a little extra surprise "might" be in your room. Make sure to book V&A right on the 180 mark as a lot of locals go. Here is a link to my itinerary for our June honeymoon if you want to read to get any ideas.

http://www.disboards.com/showthread.php?t=3041090
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Old 01-22-2013, 09:55 PM   #12
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When in September will you be there????????

My fiancee and I will be honeymooning there 9/22-9/29, staying at WL.

Some of our plans include:

-dinner at Victoria&Alberts
-other nice dinners (too soon to book ADR's at this point)
-Carriage Ride
-SeaRaycer rental
-Wishes Fireworks Cruise, but only if we can find perhaps 2-3 other couples willing to split the cost
-And of course, MK, Epcot, and HS! (we have no interest in going to AK this trip)

Oh, and we'll be wearing the "Just Married" buttons AND the Bride and Groom ears the whole week! Rumor has it newlyweds can get a lot of perks and freebies if wearing the buttons and ears

If we'll be there at the same time, perhaps we could link up at some point?

Paul
We did our honeymoon at WL too! They were fantastic. Artist's point was very romantic for dinner and we also had dinner at Yachtsman. They made a personalized menu congratulating us. It was really nice Congrats!!
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Cinderella's Royal Table was great! They gave us a table right by the center window of the castle and had the table decorated. When they did the royal announcements we were given toasting glasses from them. We also bought the bride and groom ears and had buttons saying we were on our honeymoon. Got lots of nice little perks from those Recommend wishes dessert party too.
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When in September will you be there????????

My fiancee and I will be honeymooning there 9/22-9/29, staying at WL.
my fiance and i will be honeymooning at the WL during 9/16-9/23! we'll overlap by one night! haha and i noticed it says you're from north attleboro - as in massachusetts? if so, we're right by you!
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my fiance and i will be honeymooning at the WL during 9/16-9/23! we'll overlap by one night! haha and i noticed it says you're from north attleboro - as in massachusetts? if so, we're right by you!
OMG...cool How close?

Don't remember if you said you're staying on CL or not. My guess is we'll get to WL between 7-8 PM on 9/22 after arriving in Orlando about 5 PM, and we'll either grab something to eat in OFL, or at Roaring Fork.

And we're staying till 9/30 now ourselves.

Noticing your picture.....you and Maria might hit it off...she has ink too

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