August 2013 Adventurers
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Are you planning a trip anywhere in August 2013? If so, share your dates and plans with your fellow travelers here! Here's some suggestions to get you started. You can copy and paste it into your post or rearrange it as you see fit!
Date: (when you'll be there, arrival to departure)
Adventurers: (who's going with you, their ages, and their experience)
Resort/Hotel: (where you are staying)
Celebration: (why you are going, even if just for R & R)
Meetings: (places you'll be at if others want to join you, plus ways fellow travelers can spot you, such as wearing a PassPorter Pin, etc.)
Feel free to post even if your plans aren't firm -- you're always welcome to return and update us when you've made more plans!
When you return from your trip, we encourage you to share your adventure with us in one of our Trip Report forums!
Hi Everyone I haven't been on here in a really long time but the kids and I are planning our next trip - hoping that we can take it!!
Destination: Legoland, SeaWorld, and of course WDW
Date: August 13 - 21, 2013
Adventurers: Me, Jackson, and Kerry
Resort/Hotel: POP Century and maybe the Nickelodeon Hotel
Celebration: Because this is the year of the big trip - we try to take one every other year...
Meetings: None planned yet...
Date: (arrive 13th August leave 28th August)
Adventurers: (Me Hazel 45, DH 48, DD 18, DS14, DS10)
Resort/Hotel: (3 OKW, 6 nights Treehouse villas, 3 AKV Kidani, 3 nights BLT) I must be mad!
Celebration: (Celebrating DD's graduation and her last family holiday before she leaves home. in fact she flies straight to her new destination when we leave and DS10 's birthday)
Meetings: (I'll be the one moping up my tears cos I don't know how I am going to cope with going back home without DD)
Last edited by Thomhazel; 06-06-2013 at 04:50 AM..
Destination: WDW and other WDW parts (Magic Your Way package)
Date: Aug 11 - 17
Adventurers: DH - 41, DD - 13, DD - 7
Resort/Hotel: Art of Animation
Celebration: We normally go every 2-3 years.... and it's that time.
Meetings: none planned
Date: August 3 - August 9
Adventurers: Me (45), DH (RobDVC) (44), DS (16) and DS (13)
Resort/Hotel: Bay Lake Tower - Lake View
Celebration: A Little R&R before DS 13 begins high school and before DS16 and DS13 begin high school soccer tryouts.
Meetings: Always looking to meeting our fellow Passporters!
Adventurers: Me (32) & DD (9)
Resort: AoA right now is booked but will probably upgrade to a Mod
Celebration: DD's early birthday celebration
Meetings: One of my friends lives in Canada & meets up with us each trip with her son
My family is going to WDW the last week of August. In 2011 free dining was offered then. We are going with our friends, they haven't been to disney in years They have 3 kids 15,12 & 10. My husband and i have 4, 22,20,18,16. I have 2 weeks on my time share im going to lose if i don't use them, but i did love free dining. Do i hold out and wait? I called dining and they said they don't know when free will be offered and any new offers wouldn't be available til the recent one is done mid June. Not sure which way to go!
Date: 8/13/13 - 8/20/13
Adventurers: Me age 46 & dd age 18 (plus db, dsil & dniece)
Resort/Hotel: Caribbean Beach Resort
Celebration: A little late but celebrating DD's high school graduation (6/10/13) and her 18th birthday (6/16/13) and a little just us time before she head off to Princeton University!!!!
Meetings: None yet but always open
Destination: WDW and Sea World
Date: August 9th to August 19th
Adventurers: Me (37), Lenny (52) and Abby (12)
Resort/Hotel: AS Sports
Celebration: to see the new portion of Fantasyland and to get away
Meetings: None but I'm sure people will see us - we're hard to miss
Celebrating Lenny's birthday at Epcot August 2014
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Date: August 20 - 26
Adventurers: me & DH, our 3 daughters: 17, 8, & 5. Plus our niece who is 20
Resort/Hotel: 2-bedroom villa at Old Key West
Celebration: celebrating our wedding anniversary, DDs 9th bday, nieces 21st bday, and DD (5 yr old) first official Disney trip ( she went as an infant but we don't count that)
Meetings: none planned but would love to!
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Date: August 20 - August 26
Adventurers: Me, DH, DS (14), DS (8) also my mother and father
Resort/Hotel: 2 bedroom villa SSR
Celebration: DS Aiden will turn 8 the day we arrive
Meetings: Always looking to meeting our fellow Passporters!
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Date: 11 Aug -- 18 August
Adventurers: Me (34/4th trip), 8 others including DH, Mom, 2 sons (17 and 6), Sister and her family
Resort/Hotel: Villas at Wilderness Lodge (got a GREAT pin code)
Celebration: our first extended-family vacation
Meetings: up for anything!
"There are moments of life worth purchasing with worlds."
We are still in the planning stage but looking at Aug 20-30 or somewhere around there.
We want to stay in AoA.
This won't be Disney inclusive. We hope to get to Busch Gardens and go and see The Gator Boys too.
We are a family of 4: dh 48, me 47, ds 12 and dd 7.
Last edited by Starbright; 02-03-2013 at 07:30 PM..
Date: Aug 11 - 19
Adventurers: Me, DH, DS (13) and DD (18 months). We have quite the age range to manage!
Celebration: DD's first trip and our anniversary
Our last visit to WDW was on our honeymoon at POFQ in Aug 2009. It's so strange to be going back the next visit at the same time to the same hotel, but with 2 kids. We've never traveled with a toddler like this before so we're kind of flying by the seat of our pants!