Disney has a lot in store for 2020, with routine stops in the Bahamas and Caribbean, a new embarkation point in New Orleans, and more.
From the moment it operated its first cruises back in 1998, Disney Cruise Line has managed to capture the imagination of cruisers young and old alike. With its innovative and classically-designed ships that are styled to look like a modern take on the grand ocean liners of yesteryear, Disney Cruise Line offers a whimsical, active… [Read More]
For centuries, it was a pipe dream: the idea of a canal linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans via Panama. As early as 1534, people had tried – in various ways – to improve trade without the need for lengthy and dangerous sailings around the horn of South America. But sufficient technology did not yet… [Read More]
A decade ago, activities for children on cruise ships were limited. Concessions to kids typically involved strapping a waterslide to the pool deck. Today, however, the major family friendly lines are vying to outdo one other with the greatest WOW! factors, thus establishing their ships as the best for family friendly cruises. Waterslides still reign supreme… [Read More]
Navigating our day last day at sea is easy — as always, we check our daily Navigator, placed in our stateroom last night. It contains a complete rundown of the day’s activities, from the movie schedule, to the show times for the evening’s live entertainment and the listing of special activities. One of the wackier,… [Read More]
Give me an AAArrrr! We were still recovering from a late night partying like pirates, when we pulled up to Cozumel at 9 a.m. The Disney Cruise pirate parties are legendary. Once each cruise, a massive dance party is held on the main deck, with lots of passengers dressed up in pirate finery. The excitement… [Read More]
Could there be a more glorious way to start the day? After enjoying our breakfast we hopped on the tender for Grand Cayman. The Cayman Islands are best known as a banker’s paradise, but with miles of pristine sand and clear water, they’re also a tropical paradise. One of the most beautiful beaches in the… [Read More]
Ever wonder whether a Disney cruise would be smooth sailing for your family? I’m enjoying a fun-filled week aboard the Disney Magic with my 4-year-old daughter and 6-year-old nephew. Here are my picks of the most kid-friendly activities on board. Magic Activity #1 — Age Specific Kids Clubs Do you have a too-cool teen who’d… [Read More]