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Disney Cruise Line Highlights Two New Swedish Ports for 2019

Next year when the Disney Magic crosses the Atlantic, she’ll be visiting several new ports in Europe for the first time, including first time visits to cities in Northern Ireland, Spain, and France. In addition Disney Cruise Line has scheduled two new cities in Sweden, which the Magic will visit during her Northern European sailings. […]

Dining at Enchanted Garden: Dinner Review on the Disney Dream

  Our 5-Night Bahamas Cruise on the Disney Dream started off with dining at the Enchanted Garden for dinner. I have never been on a Disney Cruise and I thought it was really great that there is rotational dining between three distinctly different dining locations on the ship. I was joined on this fantastic adventure with […]

Disney Cruise Line Looks Forward to its First Visit to Cartagena in 2019

Over the past few weeks, Disney Cruise Line has been sharing a look at some of the European ports that the Disney Magic will visit in 2019, including Rome and Belfast. This time around, they’re sharing details about their first visit to Cartagena, Spain, which is part of the Magic’s 2019 eastbound transatlantic sailing. Pedestrian […]

Higher Tax Rate to Affect Visitors to Nassau, Castaway Cay

Last month, government officials in the Bahamas announced an increase to the VAT (value added tax) that will make shopping for souvenirs in Nassau a little less affordable. Effective July 1st, the VAT for goods and services in the Bahamas will increase from 7.5% to 12%. While the change is official next week, retailers were […]

Disney Cruise Line to Use Additional Terminal in Port Canaveral When Fleet Expands

When Disney Cruise Line begins expanding their fleet in 2021, they will need more space for their ships to dock at Port Canaveral and today at a meeting of the Port Canaveral Commission, some of Disney’s plans were revealed. Currently, Disney Cruise Line uses Terminal 8 at least 3 days a week, typically for cruises […]

Five Must-Do’s on Your Disney Cruise

5) The Sail Away Party and See Ya’ Real Soon Show Immediately following the mandatory lifeboat (or muster) drill, head direct to the pool deck for the Sail Away Party! This is the perfect way to kick off your vacation. Mickey and his pals will have your entire family even more excited for everything that […]

Buon Appetito: A Dining Review of Palo on Disney Cruise Line

Venice continues to top many lists as one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Many whom travel to this land often seek out the most popular mode of transportation around this ancient city, the gondola. The term “palo” describes the pole held by the capable gondoliers as they maneuver their way through the most […]

Exploring Disney Cruise Line’s Oceaneer Club and Lab

Taking a cruise with kids for the first time requires a different level of planning than an adults-only trip. Searching for information about the youth clubs on the Disney Cruise Line (DCL) website gives you a great overview of the programming available and the registration requirements. However, the overlap of information between clubs may cause some […]

A Galactic Experience on the High Seas: An Overview of Star Wars Day at Sea

Disney Cruise Line recently announced the return of one of their most popular themed cruises, Star Wars Day at Sea. Starting in early 2019, Disney will again provide the fans of Star Wars with the opportunity to set sail aboard the beautiful Disney Fantasy and experience the wonders of all things that occurred “a long time […]

A First-Timer’s Experience at Disney Cruise Line’s Palo Brunch

If you hang around the DISboards long enough, you will eventually hear of the restaurant Palo, which has a residence on each ship currently in the Disney Cruise Line fleet.  Palo’s brunch offerings are the stuff of legend. They’re made even more legendary by the fact that brunch seatings are traditionally only offered on itineraries […]