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ORDER NOW: FREE Disney Cruise Line Planning Video!ORDER NOW: FREE Disney Cruise Line Planning Video!
March 22, 2017
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Disney Fantasy Drydock Enhancements AnnouncedDisney Fantasy Drydock Enhancements Announced
March 15, 2017
Disney Cruise Line will add even more fun on the Disney Fantasy when it goes into drydock. Among the enhancements: In Disney's Oceaneer Club, the new Star Wars: Command Post will allow kids to interact with holographic models at a one of-a-kind Star Wars holotable. In addition, at the all-new Marvel Super Hero Academy, kids will learn from real-life Super Heroes, including Doctor Strange, the heroic values of enlightenment, worthiness and loyalty. Families can enjoy the new Sweet on You ice cream shop, themed after the iconic Mickey Mouse cartoon shorts. And for the first time, Disney Cruise Line will welcome the world's premier jewelry and iconic American luxury brand, Tiffany and Co. These enhancements debut on Disney Fantasy sailings starting May 17, 2017, from Port Canaveral.


"Frozen" Summer Returning to Disney Cruise Line"Frozen" Summer Returning to Disney Cruise Line
March 01, 2017
Disney Cruise Line guests can once again immerse themselves in the animated hit "Frozen" during Summer 2017, with experiences inspired by the film, including an exclusive new theatrical production, a spectacular deck party, storybook adventures ashore, character meet and greets, and more.


Disney Cruise Line Announces 2018 Summer SailingsDisney Cruise Line Announces 2018 Summer Sailings
February 21, 2017
Disney Cruise Line has announced summer 2018 sailings for the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Fantasy, and Disney Dream.


Staterooms will be Converted to Concierge on Magic and WonderStaterooms will be Converted to Concierge on Magic and Wonder
February 16, 2017
Ten staterooms aboard the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder are going to be converted from Category 4 Staterooms into Category V Concierge Family Oceanview Staterooms with Verandas. The furnishings and amenities will be upgraded by October 1, 2017, on the Disney Wonder and October 2, 2017, on the Disney Magic. If you have existing reservations in these staterooms you can enjoy the upgraded stateroom amenities once onboard. However, in order to protect the concierge category, those previously booked at the category 4 rate are not eligible for pre-cruise or onboard concierge service, including access to the concierge lounge.


Beauty and the Beast Debuts Disney Dream Nov. 6Beauty and the Beast Debuts Disney Dream Nov. 6
February 09, 2017
A tale as old as time gets ready to take the stage with "Beauty and the Beast," a brand-new musical production inspired by Disney's live-action adaptation of the animated classic. The show will expand upon the most imaginative elements of the highly anticipated live-action and classic films and delight Disney Cruise Line guests aboard the Disney Dream, beginning this November.


Exploring the Enhanced Disney WonderExploring the Enhanced Disney Wonder
February 08, 2017
Linda and I recently toured the Disney Wonder which returned from dry-dock on November 10, 2016. Many changes and enhancements have been made to the ship.


Marvel Day at Sea Expanded in 2018Marvel Day at Sea Expanded in 2018
January 26, 2017
In 2018, Marvel Day at Sea will be expanded to include the Disney Magic during eight voyages from Miami. The event features all-day entertainment including interactions with Marvel Super Heroes and their foes, a themed deck party, youth activities, special merchandise and unique food and beverage offerings. Also featured are exclusive at-sea screenings of fan-favorite films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including the newest theatrical releases, as well as viewings of the Disney XD shows Marvel's Avengers Assemble, Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man and Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy. The new 2018 Marvel Day at Sea sailings depart from Miami on Jan. 7, 21; Feb. 4, 18; March 18; April 1, 15 and 29. In addition to these Miami sailings, Marvel Day at Sea from New York will be on seven- and eight-night Disney Magic Bahamian cruises departing on Oct. 6, 14, 28; Nov. 4, 11 and 18, 2017; and Marvel Day at Sea will be on one seven-night Canadian Coast cruise departing from New York on Oct. 21, 2017.


Star Wars Day at Sea Return to the Fantasy in 2018Star Wars Day at Sea Return to the Fantasy in 2018
January 21, 2017
Star Wars Day at Sea will return in early 2018, as part of 15 special Disney Fantasy sailings to the Caribbean from January through April. The event features a full day of Star Wars celebrations including a deck party spectacular with an extraordinary fireworks display, encounters with the galaxy's most formidable and heroic characters, Star Wars-themed family and youth activities, unique food and beverage offerings and special merchandise.


D23 Magazine Features Rogue One: A Star Wars StoryD23 Magazine Features Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
November 02, 2016
The winter issue of Disney Twenty-Three, the magazine that is exclusively for Gold Members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club, includes a look at the upcoming film, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, as well as the 30th anniversary of Disney Parks' Star Tours, with detailed concept artwork and in-depth interviews. In addition, the issue features stories on the new animated film Moana, which opens November 23, plus the team behind the enhancements on the Disney Wonder cruise ship gives fans an inside look at the experiences and details guests will enjoy when they next set sail. Also, starting December 1, D23.com will once again kick off the "D23 Days of Christmas." Each day will include sweepstakes for incredible Disney prizes, dazzling photography, delicious recipes, original stories and videos, colorful crafts, and much more. The issue will begin arriving in mid-November.


Disney Cruise Line Announces Early 2018 SailingsDisney Cruise Line Announces Early 2018 Sailings
October 26, 2016
Disney Cruise Line introduces a popular Caribbean destination - Bonaire - into the lineup of favorite itineraries for early 2018. Limited-time engagements in Puerto Rico and California, plus a variety of cruises from Florida, offer Disney Cruise Line guests the opportunity to visit exciting ports of call in the Caribbean, Bahamas and Mexican Riviera from January through May.


Disney Cruise Line Announces 2018 ItinerariesDisney Cruise Line Announces 2018 Itineraries
October 25, 2016
Disney Cruise Line announced its early 2018 ports and itineraries today. Bonaire, a new port of call for Disney Cruise Line, has been added and there will be limited-time engagements in Puerto Rico and California, plus a variety of cruises from Florida. Bookings for these new sailings open to the public on October 27, 2016.


Marvel Day at Sea on Select Disney Magic Sailings Fall 2017Marvel Day at Sea on Select Disney Magic Sailings Fall 2017
October 21, 2016
In 2017, Disney Cruise Line guests will unite and celebrate the epic adventures of the legendary Super Heroes and Super Villains from the Marvel Universe during a brand-new, day-long celebration: Marvel Day at Sea. The seven special voyages on the Disney Magic will depart from New York City in the fall of 2017.


Castaway Cay 5K!Castaway Cay 5K!
October 19, 2016
Just 11 weeks post knee replacement, Kristin bravely completed the Castaway Cay 5k. Read her story!


Halloween on the High Seas - Disney Cruise LineHalloween on the High Seas - Disney Cruise Line
October 12, 2016
My family and I just returned from a frightfully good time on the Disney Dream's Halloween on the High Seas three-night cruise. And although we are not new to Disney cruising, this was our first time celebrating Halloween onboard one of the ships. And we found it to be full of treats.


Celebrating Birthdays on the Disney Cruise LineCelebrating Birthdays on the Disney Cruise Line
October 03, 2016
The impetus for booking a three-night trip on the Disney Dream was mostly to celebrate the kids' birthdays. My son turned 14 on Thursday, and my daughter is 12 as of yesterday, our departure date. So, how are we celebrating their birthdays onboard?


Star Wars Themed Day Returns to FantasyStar Wars Themed Day Returns to Fantasy
September 30, 2016
Star Wars Day at Sea returns to the Disney Fantasy seven-night cruises sailing from Port Canaveral in early 2017. During this day-long celebration, the power of the Force and the magic of Disney combine with official appearances of Star Wars characters, a deck party and fireworks, Star Wars-themed family and youth activities, at-sea screenings of Star Wars films, unique food and beverage offerings, and special merchandise. Characters from across the Star Wars galaxy will be onboard for interactions, photos and also may be seen patrolling the decks. And, in "Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple," Force-sensitive children learn the ways of the Jedi and use their new-found skill in a final face off with Darth Vader. Star Wars Day at Sea will be on Disney Fantasy cruises sailing on January 7, 14, 21, 28; February 4, 11, 18, 25; March 4, 11, 18, 25; April 1, 8 and 15, 2017.


Royal Court Tea Experience Added to Disney DreamRoyal Court Tea Experience Added to Disney Dream
September 28, 2016
The Royal Court Royal Tea experience, which has been offered for some time on the Disney Fantasy, is expanding and will now be available on the Disney Dream in the Royal Palace restaurant. This whimsical teatime features a selection of herbal teas and two delicious courses -- one sweet and one savory. Every child receives an assortment of gifts as a keepsake of the experience. The cost for the Royal Court Royal Tea is $210 for children and $69 for adults. On the Disney Dream, Royal Court Royal Tea is now offered on all 4-night sailings at 3 p.m. on the Sea Day. The event will also be offered on all 3-night sailings at 3 p.m. on Nassau port days beginning November 4, 2016. You can book this tea once on board -- it will be available for online booking in the future.


Disney Wonder Receiving New ExperiencesDisney Wonder Receiving New Experiences
September 28, 2016
The Disney Wonder is currently undergoing a transformation to bring exciting new experiences for families, kids and adults on Disney Cruise Line. The new experiences will premiere on cruises from Galveston, Texas, to the Bahamas and Caribbean starting November 10. The Disney Wonder will continue to sail from Galveston to the Bahamas and Caribbean, until the ship sails to San Juan, Puerto Rico on January 20, 2017. On January 26, 2017, a three-night cruise aboard the Disney Wonder takes guests from San Juan to Port Canaveral, where the ship will homeport for the spring.


New Disney Cookbook Focuses on Sweet TreatsNew Disney Cookbook Focuses on Sweet Treats
August 29, 2016
A new Disney cookbook, "Delicious Disney Sweet Treats," has been released. It features 40 recipes from the pastry chefs at Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort, Aulani, A Disney Resort and Spa and Disney Cruise Line. The book includes sweets such as the madeleines from Chefs de France at the France pavilion at Epcot, the Warm Apple Butter Cake from Steakhouse 55 at the Disneyland hotel and the Mom's Favorite Chocolate Peanut Butter Layer Cake from 50's Prime Time Cafe at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Each recipe has been tested in a home kitchen to make it easier to re-create a vacation favorite.