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New Dining plan exchange options

Discussion in 'Walt Disney World News & Rumors' started by keith, Aug 21, 2008.

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    They offered this last time we were there on free dining as well though I think at the time, they offered pins or a lanyard of some sort...

    We don't typically use our snack credits either unless its during the F&W Festival...then we make SIGNIFICANT use of them :D
     
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    We always end up with a boatload of snack credits left too. We usually raid the food court and get rice krispie treats to take home.
     
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    Last year, the kids and I went to Goofy's Candy Kitchen (right name?) and spent all of out left over snack credits there...quite nearly missed our plane doing so, too!
     
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    I think we'll make good use of the snack credits this time...:p
     
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    I'd ideally like it to be our last night on 30th August. :p015:
     
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    We ended up with a number of QS credits as well as a few snack credits. There was no formal structure for redeeming unused credits in 2006--it varied from place to place. The food court manager at Pop Century gave us a couple of options--and we bought a ton of Rice Krispies treats for Leu to take home to everyone! :lol:
     
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    IMO, this is in response to the tons of people that sign up for the Dining Plan..free or not...and have no idea that they MUST make ADRs if they want to eat at a TS restaurant. Those people probably raised Holy Heck having tons of TS credits and no where to use them.

    Disney needs to educate their guests more...without prior experience or knowledge of a board such as this one...I'll bet there are many, many unhappy campers with no where to turn.

    We will never purchase the DDP and if we weren't already wanting to go during the time it is offered free, I wouldn't rearrange my trip *just* to get it. However, it is a wonderful way for many families (including ours) to experience the nicer places that we could otherwise not afford. On our previous trips before free dining, we had one or two buffet meals and then would do everything else CS...I would even buy the old Quick and Casual vouchers to help with that.
     
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    Oh I miss those vouchers. They were awesome!
     
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    OHHHHHHHHHH so do I!!
     
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    Oh, that would be perfect . Jim and I are doing the cruise (hopefully) on the 19th of September . So, he probably won't come with me, but I can fly down, rent a car, drive in for five nights and then go to our friends house until Jim flies down . Do the cruise and go back to WDW . :D
     
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    Yay i just hope we can get an ADR for such a large roudy group!!!
     

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