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  1. Brian
    November 26, 2019

    Ya I’m not sure. The original plan I looked at online and was quoted on the phone was right about 906 I believe. Not including the parking. Or at least it wasnt mentioned. But the price they gave me at the desk before parking was under 900. Close to around 880ish I believe. It was wierd for sure but like you said maybe I got put into a discount. I’ll definitely check ahead of time again before I come back. This time I’m thinking magic kingdom and then sea world instead of animal kingdom. Didnt seem like much to do kid wise there but then again he was sick so that was also an issue

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  2. Brian
    November 20, 2019

    I got two 2day passes and 3 nights at the all star movie resort (as I said it was a quick trip down and back literally left Sunday night and came back thursday morning) but the plan was cheaper at the desk vs what I was quoted online just curious if that’s the normal or I just got a off day on pricing

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    • Dave
      November 21, 2019

      Brian, I have never heard of such a thing. There are some 10% ish off room rate deals out there–maybe you got put into one of those?

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  3. Bria
    November 18, 2019

    Thanks again for the quick response. Ya they worked really good with me and even refunded 50 more dollars because they refrigerator wasnt keeping anything cool in the room. Also is it normal for a plan to be cheaper at the desk than buying online? I was paying half cash and half on card so they told me I could at the front desk and the plan I got was cheaper by about 60 dollars or so. Maybe a little more I’d have to check my figures for an accurate account. I wasnt aware they charged for parking at their hotels so that kind of blew but still no paying at the parks so I still came out ahead

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    • Dave
      November 19, 2019

      What kind of plan?

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  4. Brian
    November 18, 2019

    Just updating. We did go down 2 weeks ago was a fun trip for what it was but my little boy got sick the very first day at magic kingdom. But I’ll give disney credit I talked to the front desk at my room and they gave me 2 tickets good for a year for him getting sick. Def will be coming back down soon. What’s the weather usually like dec threw Feb. Want to come sometime in that area and curious on temp and swimming conditions. I know that’s a broad range but figured you would have an idea of the best time to go

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    • Dave
      November 18, 2019

      Brian–so nice they worked with you on tickets.

      On weather, I note on this page that highs are not reliably (80% chance or better) above 75 between the beginning of November and the end of March.

      You can see a more nuanced version of this in the chart below. If you look at the bottom (blue) line, you can read a number for any date. 80% of the time the high will be over that, and 20% lower than that. The middle (pink) line is the 50-50 line–half the time the high will be lower, half the time higher.

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  5. Dave
    November 10, 2019

    Soon! All our copy is in our publisher’s hands

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  6. Elise
    November 10, 2019

    Dave! When is the 2020 book coming out???

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  7. kristi
    October 27, 2019

    Can I get a copy of your schedule in word so i can use that to plug my plans into?

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    • Dave
      October 28, 2019

      Hi Kristi, not sure what schedule you are referring to?

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  8. Brian
    October 12, 2019

    Thanks again for the quick response. Ya I’m still not 100 percent sure if or when we are going. I have looked at prices for tickets and as of now I’m seeing 485 for 2 two day tickets. does that sound about average or is there any other place that I maybe able to get them cheaper. Those prices are direct from disney btw. Thanks again for all your help

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    • Dave
      October 13, 2019

      Brian, prices vary by the first day of eligible use–in the period you are looking at, the range for two two day park tickets is about $60. You can’t find short tickets elsewhere that will cost less. Some of the longer-day tickets are available for small saving from third parties, but not shorter tickets.

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