Tag Archives: St. Maarten

Disney Cruise Line Extends Adjustments to Eastern Caribbean Sailings

The devastation caused by last year’s hurricanes continues to affect the British Virgin Islands as it struggles to recover and rebuild. Disney Cruise Line continues to monitor the efforts in the region, but has made guest safety its first priority. Back in March, we told you that the Disney Cruise Line had adjusted its Eastern […]

Disney Fantasy Itinerary Changes Now Effective Through June 2018

The British Virgin Islands are continuing to recover from the effects of Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria. As a result, Disney Cruise Line has altered the itinerary for the Disney Fantasy Eastern Caribbean sailings through June/2018 to include a stop at Philipsburg, St. Maarten, instead of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. The revised itinerary […]

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 […]

Caribbean Leaders and Cruise Line Executives Discuss the Future of Tourism in the Region

At the 24th annual Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association Conference that was held recently in Merida, Mexico, leaders from several Caribbean countries and representatives from several cruise lines, including Disney, gathered to discuss the area’s recovery from a hurricane season that has devastated the region, and how to prepare for future storms. Allen Chastenet, Prime Minister of […]

Rains in Tortola Force Another Itinerary Change for Disney Fantasy

Last week, the Disney Fantasy missed its stop in Cozumel due to risks posed by Hurricane Franklin, and now this week the ship will substitute a stop in St. Maarten for its scheduled visit to Tortola. Heavy and sometimes destructive rains in Tortola have damaged roads that are used to get passengers pack and forth […]