Makeover Plans Revealed For Disney Magic

Following the successful introduction of the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy, Disney Cruise Line shifts the focus to its older vessels and announced plans for the transformation of the Disney Magic, which will enter drydock later this year in Cadiz for the makeover. Apart from the hardware upgrades to the ship, the line will also … Continue reading

Disney Fantasy Christened In New York

Disney Cruise Line has welcomed the newest addition to its fleet, the 2,500-passenger Disney Fantasy, in a star-studded christening ceremony held at New York’s Manhattan Cruise Terminal.   Grammy Award-winner Mariah Carey, joined by Disney Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger, Disney Parks & Resorts Chairman Tom Staggs, Mickey and Minnie Mouse, led invited guests and crew … Continue reading

Hurricane Irene Disrupts Caribbean Cruise Operations

Hurricane Irene’s continued path up the east coast of North America continues to disrupt cruise operations in the Caribbean. After forcing several ships to race for their home ports to end voyages and avoid stranding passengers in the run up to the weekend, the storm’s impact has now extended to reroutings and altered schedules for the majority of cruise … Continue reading

Disney Welcomes First New Ship In More Than A Decade

Disney Cruise Line welcomed its first new ship in more than a decade, the 128,000-GRT Disney Dream, yesterday with a highly choreographed and entertaining christening ceremony along the Port Canaveral waterfront. Invited guests and executives of The Walt Disney Company were treated to a 30-minute stage production that featured a trio of Disney-themed musical numbers, dancing pirates, special effects, … Continue reading

Disney’s Castaway Cay To Be Expanded

Disney Cruise Line has announced that Castaway Cay, it’s private island in the Bahamas, will be expanded and enhanced to provide guests with more water-based family activities, conveniences and beachside luxury. The 1,000-acre island was designed by Disney with one-of-a-kind areas and activities whilst preserving its natural beauty.   Expanded Family Beach The Castaway Family Beach … Continue reading