Coral Reef Restoration Project Underway at Disney’s Castaway Cay

Disney Cruise Line, Castaway Cay

In case you were not aware, there is a multi-year restoration project taking place at Disney's Castaway Cay to restore the coral reef in the beautiful waters surrounding this beloved port.  Disney's Animal Programs and the Disney Cruise Line are working hard to ensure these areas will thrive for many, many years to come.  Disney's Animal Programs work hard behind the scenes to deliver uncompromised excellence in animal care.  By working with other zoological facilities, magical memories are … [Read more...]

Disney Cruise Line To Discontinue Mickey Mail Character Autograph Service Soon

Mickey Mail to be discontinued

Disney Cruisers...I have some sad news to share today.  The Disney Cruise Line will soon begin phasing out their onboard character autograph request (aka- Mickey Mail).  For those of you unfamiliar with the service, this popular and unadvertised perk allowed you to drop off a pillow case, photo matte, autograph book or any other item along with markers to Guest Services for the characters to sign.  You could request specific characters sign during the sailing and on the last night of the cruise, … [Read more...]

Disney Finds – Fun Disney Magnets for your door


Going on a Disney Cruise?! Dress up your stateroom door with these fun Disney Magnets. Available from designer GulfBreezeProduction they have a bunch of cool designs perfect for the Disney Lover in your life. Here are some of the fun designs they have available:Mickey Mouse (as pictured above) Pink Polka Dot with Glitter Dress Minnie Mouse Mickey and Minnie Mouse Kissing Couple Pirate Mickey Mouse Olafand many more. Cost for these designs run between $15 and $20. To see some of … [Read more...]

Former Disney Cruise Line Employee Sentenced to 6 years in prison

Ahmad Soyfan former DCL employee

Ahmad Sofyan is a 37 year old former Disney Cruise Line employee was sentenced to 6 years in prison Thursday after entering a guilty plea in court.He admitted to charges that he molested a 13-year-old girl aboard the Disney Dream where he worked as a cabin steward while they were docked in Port Canaveral last year. He plead guilty to lewd and lascivious molestation and false imprisonment. The state wanted 10 years, but he took a plea deal and ended up only getting 6 years.The victim's … [Read more...]

Enter to Win a Cruise Aboard the Disney Magic from the Disney Cruise Line


Enter for your chance to win a 4 or 5 night Disney cruise aboard the Disney Magic. Disney Cruise Line is offering activities and some amazing entertainment for your entire family. There are Broadway style shows, amazing fine dining, and activities for kids of all ages. Last but not least we can not forget Disney's private Island Castway Cay!Click here to enter!Good luck!Did you hear the news from earlier this week about the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Coming to the Disney Magic This … [Read more...]

Tips to Ensure a Magical Disney Cruise!

planning tips

Ahoy, mateys!!!  If you are thinking of planning a Disney cruise, then you will want to read on.  It's the little things that make your trip truly magical and I'm here to help you make the most of your Disney cruise through fine attention to detail...Before Getting Onboard:Book your cruise early- the earlier you book, the lower the cost.  A Disney Cruise Line Cast Member told me that cruise fares fluctuate on supply and demand, so if you know you want to take your cruise, I always … [Read more...]

Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Coming to the Disney Magic This Fall


Aspiring young princesses and knights are in for a treat when Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique debuts on the Disney Magic this fall! This whimsical salon for children ages three to 12 is coming to Deck 10 in the forward part of the ship.Young Disney Cruise Line Guests can choose from several looks, including a Disney Princess, royal knight and more. On pirate party night, this boutique becomes The Pirates League where pirates of all ages can be transformed from landlubber to buccaneer.Tweens are … [Read more...]

Ahoy Mateys! Celebrate Pirate Night Aboard the Disney Cruise Line

Pirate Night

Across the fleet of Disney Cruise Line ships, Pirate Night invites guests to embrace their inner pirate and celebrate at sea.  The fun-filled evening begins with a pirate-themed dinner and continues with a buccaneer bash featuring some of your favorite Disney characters.  For the grand finale, enjoy an amazing fireworks display at sea.At dinner, you will find your servers dressed in pirate gear and they will be ready to greet you with an "Ahoy, matey" or "Arrr!"  Once you are seated, you … [Read more...]

Disney Cruise Line Tops the Charts…AGAIN!

Travel + Leisure awards

Travel + Leisure readers have once again voted the Disney Cruise Line as the #1 Mega-Ship Ocean Cruise for Families in their 2015 World's Best Awards.  This is the SEVENTH time the cruise line has come out on top!  They have also ranked the Disney Cruise Line as the Top Mega-Ship Ocean Cruise Line overall for the second year in a row.Participants in the poll rated cruise ships on the quality of cabins, food, itineraries, excursions and most importantly, value.There's no doubt that the … [Read more...]

Activities available on Disney’s Castaway Cay

port adventures

Did you know that the Disney Cruise Line offers over 1,300 Port Adventures in over 50 destinations around the world?  If exploration and adventure is your thing, then you should definitely take a look over these prior to sailing.  I'm going to be featuring a new port each week, so be sure to keep an eye out for destinations on your next sailing.  First up is a personal favorite....Disney's Castaway Cay.  Castaway Key is Disney's private island in the Bahamas and features over 20 unique … [Read more...]