“We decided two [new] ships wouldn’t be enough to hold all of the exciting new experiences we have been dreaming up to take family cruise vacations to a whole new level with
The Disney Fantasy's showers (at least on some decks) are essentially identical to the shower heads on the Disney Dream. One of the somewhat minor upgrades over the "classic"
The May 2017 Disney Fantasy dry dock brought some welcome upgrades to the Disney Cruise line stateroom charging situation. Instead of having to carry chargers about, the
With the late 2016 dry dock for the Disney Wonder, Disney Cruise added some welcome USB charging ports to the Wonder - they are 3.1 amps. The Disney Fantasy has similar USB
Some more decorations aboard the Disney Wonder from a few years ago:
Nearing the end of the first 11 night Disney Fantasy cruise, it arrived in Tortola! Yet another mid-80s day, with beautiful weather. It turned out that with the exception of the
The next destination for the Disney Fantasy was St Kitts on June 24, 2017, the first time it had visited. Yet another beautiful day in the Caribbean.
The Disney Fantasy headed to Martinique next for the first time. Another beautiful day with temperatures in the mid 80s and some early cloud-cover. Even walking distance from the
Disney Fantasy in #Barbados for the first time on June 22, 2017. As part of the 11 night Disney Fantasy cruise, the ship headed to Barbados next. Fortunately the tropical storm
Here is the view from/of the Disney Fantasy in Aruba for the first time, June 20, 2017. It was a beautiful day. Mid-80s as is often the case and humid, a little rain shower for a
Here was the Disney Fantasy Ready to Depart on the first cruise scheduled for more than 7 nights! An 11 night southern Caribbean cruise June 17-June 28, 2017. It is a beautiful
One of the Disney's Port Canaveral Christmas Decorations. Like other holidays, Disney does the Christmas season very well. Their decorations on board the ship, are wonderful,
Some of the decorations on the Disney Wonder for the 4th of July. Disney does a great job prepping for the holidays!
The Queen of Bermuda ship circa 1950
Bookings for the new itineraries open to the public on March 25 for Platinum Castaway Club members (10+ sailings) and Gold Castaway Club (5-9) and March 26 for Silver Castaway
Disney today announced Summer 2016 itineraries. Disney is heading to Scotland, Ireland, and France: Disney Cruise Line is sailing its first British Isles itinerary, visiting
The Abaco, Bahamas lighthouse, approximately 1950 during a cruise of the Bahamas. The water looks as clear today, but is generally much more crowded in the area!
Today Port Everglades in Ft. Lauderdale, FL is one of the busiest cruise ports in the world. In the 1940s and 1950s however, it was a much sleepier area since this was
For throwback Thursday, here is the Royal Viking Sky April 29, 1976 in Aruba on its way to the Panama Canal to meet its sister ship coming east bound - sister ships meeting for the
Royal Caribbean gave new information today on their 3rd Oasis Class ship due next year: Royal Caribbean International's new generation Oasis-class ship, Harmony of the Seas, is
Stingray encounters can be a nice excursion on a cruise. Encounters can involve feeding the stingrays, snorkeling with the stingrays or wading with them. The photo below is from
Initially the Flying Dutchman was at sea, but after the success of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, the Flying Dutchman came to Castaway Cay. The Flying Dutchman remained at
Here are a few nice throw back Thursday images from June 1923. At the time RMS Homeric was making some transatlantic trips between New York and Southampton along with White Star's
A Disney Cruise for Spring Break? A cruise on another line? Spring can be a good time to take a cruise with the children. The weather is usually very pleasant, although
Cunard's Three Queens - Mary, Victoria, and Elizabeth - will meet on the river Mersey on May 25 to celebrate 175 years of Cunard sailing. For more, see the Telegraph.
Video of Port Canaveral packed with six cruise ships for the first time:
As on the Disney Wonder (and Fantasy and Dream), the Magic features the cast of Disney characters around the ship. On the Magic, Mickey is featured in the atrium. Like Ariel on
The Disney Wonder at Castaway Cay with a Waterspout (Tornado) in the distance. Later that day, another waterspout appeared off to the forward starboard side of the ship. None
A Wonderful rose that you might find at a romantic dinner on a cruise ship. This one is actually part of wedding flowers on the Disney Wonder. Happy Valentine's Day to everyone!
Port Canaveral hosts six large passengers ships at the same time for the first time this weekend. With plenty of tours available for passengers, restaurants and shopping, the
The Disney Magic in St Thomas, USVI. Docked on a beautiful day. St Thomas has a large number of shore excursions that are available from most cruise lines, or even outside the
Disney Cruise ships used to have the occasional stop in Freeport, in The Bahamas. It has been more than a decade since the Wonder has made regular stops there, but for throwback
Disney Cruise Line just announced "Star Wars Day at Sea"— a day-long celebration of the venerable space saga planned for eight special sailings aboard the Disney Fantasy in 2016.
Cunard will celebrate it’s 175th Anniversary year with a Transatlantic crossing hosting acclaimed actress, artist, author and Philanthropist Jane Seymour. "I am honored to be
On select Disney Magic and Disney Wonder sailings to Europe and Alaska guests will awake to a magical freeze overtaking the ship. They will be transported to the Kingdom of
If you are in the mid-ship Atrium, you can see which way is forward because Ariel is looking towards the front of the ship!
It has been a number of years - 7 plus - since Disney Cruise Magic in Tortola, BVI but the Disney Fantasy and Disney Magic will be returning there in 2016 for a few cruises.
Disney Fantasy Maiden Voyage with the Disney Magic at Cozumel Mexico Disney Fantasy and Disney Magic at Cozumel, on Fantasy Maiden voyage April 3, 2012
DISNEY MAGIC – Port Canaveral, FLORIDA Disney Magic Ship – 15 Night Eastbound Transatlantic Disney Magic, Itinerary A, Port Canaveral May 15, 2015 - 15 Night Eastbound
It has been reported that a fire broke out in the engine room of an Oceania ship while docked in Port Castries St. Lucia. No passengers were hurt, however, three contractors and
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