Tag Archives: Disney Wonder

Former Disney Wonder Cast Member Sentenced to 15-Months for Fraud, Embezzlement

Back in October of 2017, Disney Cruise Line Cast Member Renan Dias da Rocha Gomes was arrested for embezzling more than $275,000 from the Walt Disney Company. Yesterday, Gomes was sentenced in federal court to 15 months in prison for wire fraud in connection with the embezzlement scheme. In his plea agreement, “Gomes admitted he […]

Our Alaskan Adventure with Disney Cruise Line

There’s something you should know before I even get started: We love cruising. We’ve also been lucky enough to have cruised quite a few times since our first sailing on Disney Cruise Line in 2005. So, it’s not surprising then that when we started planning our summer vacation for 2017, a cruise was at the […]

Disney Wonder and Disney Dream Adjust Itineraries Due to Weather

Due to weather conditions in the Atlantic Ocean, Disney Cruise Line has adjusted the itineraries for both the Disney Wonder and Disney Dream. The Wonder left Sunday for a 7-Night Eastern Caribbean sailing with stops scheduled in St. Maarten, San Juan, and Castaway Cay. The captain, however, has changed the ship’s schedule, dropping the stop […]

Disney Cruise Line Earns Numerous Accolades in Cruisers’ Choice Awards

Cruise Critic’s 2018 Cruisers’ Choice Awards have been announced, and Disney’s fleet has a strong presence among the rankings. The lists are formed using Cruise Critic member published reviews over a twelve month period; a minimum number of member reviews must be reached before a ship can be considered for a place in the top […]

Disney Cruise Line Ships Hold Gingerbread House Competition

For the last few years, teams aboard the four Disney Cruise Line ships have competed in a gingerbread house competition during the ships’ Very Merrytime Cruises. The teams include pastry and bakery chefs, plus members of the deck teams. Each designs and decorates their own oversized gingerbread house that sits in the ship’s lobby atrium […]

Disney Cruise Line Offering 50% Off Deposits For 7-Night or Longer Sailings

Disney Cruise Line has announced a new offer that allows guests to book a cruise and only pay half of the usual deposit! This offer is good on sailings that are 7-nights or longer and take place between June 23, 2018 and May 31, 2019. There are a few restrictions, including suites, concierge-level rooms, and […]

Disney Wonder Cast Member Charged with Embezzlement

Last week, federal agents arrested a Disney Cruise Line cast member for embezzling more than $275,000 from the Walt Disney Company. Renan Dias da Rocha Gomes, who for the last two years has worked in a retail store aboard the Disney Wonder, was taken into custody on Friday when the ship returned to San Diego […]

Disney Wonder Makes First Visit to Hubbard Glacier

Yesterday, the Disney Wonder visited the Hubbard Glacier for the first time ever as part of a special 9-night Alaskan itinerary out of Vancouver, British Columbia. The Hubbard Glacier is one of few glaciers that is still advancing because the origin point of the glacier receives snow almost year-round. The glacier is over 75 miles […]

Disney Theatrical Productions Presents ‘Stars Set Sail’ Live Concert Series on Disney Cruise Line

Disney Cruise Line has just announced a fabulous new lineup of Broadway stars that will entertain guests this summer onboard some of their ships! Theatrical stars from Disney’s Broadway and international shows are joining in on most European cruises aboard the Disney Magic and select voyages aboard the Disney Wonder and Disney Fantasy. The new lineup will feature talent such as Kevin Massey […]

Disney Wonder is First Cruise Ship to Cross the Panama Canal Using New Locks

This weekend, the Disney Wonder became the first cruise ship to pass through the Panama Canal using a new set of locks. The new path has doubled the capacity and allowed for larger ships to travel the canal. The Wonder is on a 14-night voyage from the Port Canaveral, Florida to San Diego, California, for […]