Tag Archives: Disney Wonder

Disney Cruise Line Adds New Kayaking Experience in Skagway


Disney Cruise Line has begun their summer season in Alaska, sailing the Disney Wonder out of Vancouver, and this year they are featuring a brand new Port Adventure in Skagway that will have guests experiencing the Alaskan wilderness like never before while paddling the calm waters of Chilkoot Lake! The Wilderness Kayaking Adventure starts with […]


Two Disney Vacation Club Member Cruises Will Sail in 2019


Disney Cruise Line will be sending two “Member-ships” for Disney Vacation Club members and their guests in 2019. There will be one voyage on each U.S. coast that will take the Member Cruise tradition to new levels and destinations. From May 15th to May 20th, the Disney Wonder will take DVC members from San Diego, […]


What I Learned on My First Disney Cruise


My family recently completed our first Disney Cruise Line cruise (which also happened to be our first cruise of any type) — sailing on the Disney Wonder for a 7-night Eastern Caribbean itinerary.  We are veterans of the Disney Parks and I am a heavy planner (love my spreadsheets!), but the Disney Cruise was definitely a […]


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 […]