Disney Cruise Line
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Discounted Deposit Available for Disney Cruise LineDiscounted Deposit Available for Disney Cruise Line
February 04, 2016
Disney Cruise Line will take 50 percent off your required deposit now through March 27, 2016, when you book a Disney cruise of seven nights or longer for departures between August and December 2016. This offer is valid for new bookings only. The remainder of the required deposit and the remaining balance will be due at final payment. For more information visit the Disney Cruise Line website.


REVIEW:   Star Wars Day at Sea Cruise REVIEW: Star Wars Day at Sea Cruise
January 22, 2016
Nearly one year ago, Disney Cruise Line announced a new experience for 8 sailings this year on the Disney Fantasy: Star Wars Day at Sea. Held from January 9th through April 16th, 2016 on Western Caribbean cruises, many benefits were touted. Those benefits included character meet and greets, special food offerings, and celebrity insiders and autograph sessions. This is a review of the first sailing of Star Wars Day at Sea.


Photo of the Week Year-End Poll!Photo of the Week Year-End Poll!
December 21, 2015
It's that time again! Which AllEars.Net Photo of the Week was the most magicalfor YOU in 2015? Cast your vote and let us know! Visit the 2015 photo gallery here: http://allears.net/pw/pwgallery.htm Choose your favorite photo. Please submit one (1) vote only! Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. Eastern on Sunday, January 3, 2016. We'll post the results in an upcoming issue of the AllEars Weekly Newsletter! Thanks for your input!


Disney Princesses Holiday Traditions and Wishes VIDEODisney Princesses Holiday Traditions and Wishes VIDEO
December 20, 2015
We talked with Disney princesses on the Disney Dream cruise (during the holiday sailing) what their plans for Christmas are and what they wanted as gifts. Princess Tiana, Belle, Cinderella, Rapunzel, Ariel and Snow White shared their thoughts!


DVC Member Discounts Offered on Select CruisesDVC Member Discounts Offered on Select Cruises
December 15, 2015
Disney Vacation Club members are eligible for savings of at least 30 percent off select Disney Cruise Line voyages in January 2016. The special pricing applies to 7-night Southern Caribbean cruises departing out of San Juan, Puerto Rico on January 17, 24 and 31, 2016. Each sailing stops in five ports including Barbados, Grenada, Martinique, Antigua and St. Kitts. The offer is available only to Disney Vacation Club members; a copy of the DVC member ID must be provided within 48 hours of the booking. For questions or reservations call 800-951-3532.


Tangled the Musical Debuts on Disney MagicTangled the Musical Debuts on Disney Magic
November 11, 2015
Endearing characters and captivating music from the animated film “Tangled” are enchanting audiences once again. This time they’re part of an original Disney Cruise Line stage spectacular aboard the Disney Magic-the first time the beloved Disney tale has been adapted for the stage.


Disney Dream Cruise Ship EnhancementsDisney Dream Cruise Ship Enhancements
November 05, 2015
The Disney Dream has been renovated with 5 brand new areas for kids and adults!


Early 2017 Disney Cruise Destinations AnnouncedEarly 2017 Disney Cruise Destinations Announced
October 18, 2015
The Disney Cruise Line will return to popular destinations in the Caribbean and Bahamas in early 2017. Most cruises will feature a stop at Castaway Cay, the private island reserved exclusively for Disney Cruise Line guests. For the first part of the year, ships will sail from Port Canaveral and Miami, in addition to cruises from San Juan, Puerto Rico and Galveston, Texas. Bookings open to the public on October 8, 2015. Check out the Itineraries and Ports for 2017 page of disneycruise.com.


Cellular Phone Discounts Announced for Disney CruisesCellular Phone Discounts Announced for Disney Cruises
October 01, 2015
Disney Cruise Line guests who have AT and T as their cellular provider are now able to purchase bundling packages that will save on cellular phone service costs when sailing. These new cellular cruise packages will work onboard the Disney Cruise Line ships, as well as in ports of call when traveling on cruises to Canada, Mexico and The Caribbean. You can purchase these packages directly through AT and T before leaving for your cruise, or on board while cruising. Packages will start on the day of sailing and will be valid for a month. Charges will be billed on the regular monthly bill after using the package. The package will be automatically removed from the account once expired. Pricing for the AT and T Cruise Packages is as follows: Calling Package $30 includes 50 minutes; Calling and Messaging Package $60 includes 50 minutes, 100 messages; Calling, Messaging and Data Package $120 includes 50 minutes, 100 messages and 100 MB of data. To add one of these packages, call: 1-800-335-4685 or visit www.att.com/cruiseships. For all other cellular carriers, contact your provider to obtain rate information.


Disney Cruise Line Changes Alcohol Beverage PolicyDisney Cruise Line Changes Alcohol Beverage Policy
September 16, 2015
Disney Cruise Line's alcohol beverage policy has changed starting with cruises embarking on or after September 30, 2015. As of that date, guests 21 and older may bring on board in carry-on luggage no more than TWO bottles (no larger than 750 ml) of unopened wine or champagne or six beers (no larger than 12 ounces) at the beginning of the voyage and at each port-of-call. Guests wishing to drink wine or champagne that they have brought on board in one of the dining rooms will be charged a corkage fee of $25 per bottle. Any alcohol packed in checked luggage will be removed and stored until the end of the cruise. Liquors and spirits (including powdered alcohol) may not be brought on board. These items and any alcoholic beverages in excess of stated limits will be stored until the end of the cruise. Guests must retrieve any stored alcohol at the end of the cruise, otherwise it will be destroyed, and no compensation will be offered. Alcohol brought on board may not be consumed in any lounge or public area.


2016 Disney Parks Moms Panel Search - Applications Accepted Through September 15!2016 Disney Parks Moms Panel Search - Applications Accepted Through September 15!
September 05, 2015
The application process for the 2016 Disney Parks Moms Panel begins at 10 a.m. ET Tuesday (Sept. 8), and those interested have until noon ET Tuesday, Sept. 15, to express their interest.


D23 EXPO 2015D23 EXPO 2015
August 13, 2015
The AllEars.Net Team will be covering the D23 Expo 2015, which runs August 14-16 at the Anaheim Convention Center. Watch for updates on breaking news on Twitter, Instagram and Periscope!

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Disney Magic Cruises in Norway - Trip ReportDisney Magic Cruises in Norway - Trip Report
June 22, 2015
Laura and Lee sailed on Disney's first ever cruise to Norway! Here is the trip report and great photos!!! They began their adventure with a couple days in Copenhagen.


Enchancements Announced for Disney Dream Cruise ShipEnchancements Announced for Disney Dream Cruise Ship
April 21, 2015
Exciting new experiences await Disney Dream guests after spaces throughout the Disney Cruise Line vessel are transformed this fall. Headlining the enhancements are two new interactive youth areas, one themed to Star Wars and another to Disney Infinity. Also a whimsical sweet shop serving handmade gelato and the ever-popular Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique will debut after the Disney Dream undergoes dry dock Oct. 4-24, 2015, in Freeport, Bahamas.


Disney Cruise Line Announces British Isle Cruises for 2016Disney Cruise Line Announces British Isle Cruises for 2016
March 24, 2015
In 2016, Disney Cruise Line is sailing its first British Isles itinerary, visiting Scotland, England, Ireland and France. Throughout the summer of 2016, Disney Cruise Line also will return to Norway, Iceland and ports of call in more than 15 European countries. In addition to the tour of Europe with limited engagements in the Baltic, Norwegian Fjords, Iceland, British Isles, Greek Isles and the Mediterranean, Disney Cruise Line will revisit favorite destinations elsewhere around the globe including Alaska, the Caribbean and the Bahamas.


Running with Mickey AllEarsNet TVRunning with Mickey AllEarsNet TV
March 06, 2015
Deb Wills talks to AllEars runDisney expert Laura Gilbreath about the Princess Half Marathon and runDisney. She shares tips for getting started so you too can run with Mickey,


Port Adventures for Norway on Disney MagicPort Adventures for Norway on Disney Magic
February 18, 2015
Disney Cruise Line invites families to explore culturally rich and exotic locales, with Port Adventures like only Disney can do, during its 2015 Norwegian Fjords sailings. From June to August 2015, the Disney Magic returns to Europe, visiting the Norwegian Fjords and Iceland for the first time. Guests exploring these new ports, steeped in Viking history, will be treated to richly diverse destinations that showcase iconic locations, enchanting cultures, tantalizing cuisine and unrivaled experiences.


Star Wars Days at Sea Announced by Disney Cruise Line on Limited 2016 SailingsStar Wars Days at Sea Announced by Disney Cruise Line on Limited 2016 Sailings
February 11, 2015
In 2016, Disney Cruise Line guests can celebrate the legendary adventures and iconic characters from the Star Wars saga during a brand-new, day-long celebration aboard eight special sailings on the Disney Fantasy: Star Wars Day at Sea.


Disney Cruise Line Offers New Remy ExperiencesDisney Cruise Line Offers New Remy Experiences
January 08, 2015
Adult guests aboard the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy can enjoy new premium culinary experiences and menus in Remy, one of Disney Cruise Line's fine dining specialty restaurants. The expanded collection of offerings in the French-inspired Remy include a unique tasting opportunity, a decadent dessert experience, a seasonal truffle menu and special caviar selections.


Disney Magic Cruise Ship Hidden MickeysDisney Magic Cruise Ship Hidden Mickeys
October 29, 2014
Vickie and I recently sailed on the Disney Magic. Many Hidden Mickeys were lost during the "reimagining" of the ship, but (thank you, Imagineers!) many new Hidden Mickeys appeared! Some of the best new ones are in Disney's Oceaneer Lab on Deck 5 midship.