One of the challenges when planning a cruise vacation is maximizing your time in port. Some itineraries allow an entire day - from sunrise to sunset in some ports - while other itineraries have cruise ships leaving the port in the early afternoon. We've visited Nassau a handful of times with our kids but we've yet to cruise on a ship that stays in port past 2:30 PM. We've … [Read more...]
Cruising is one of the best ways to see multiple destinations on a limited budget. Below are some of our best cruise tips and reviews for families who are thinking about or love to cruise.
If you've ever visited a Disney park, resort or cruised with DCL you probably already know Mickey Mouse and friends love to celebrate holidays and special occasions. From decor, costumes to themed events and parties - Disney goes all out to celebrate holidays and special occasions. Halloween is no exception. Families cruising with during the months of September and October … [Read more...]
Summer vacation is just around the corner for most kids in Canada and the US, which means cruise ports will see a ton of activity in the upcoming weeks and months. If you have an upcoming Disney cruise, here are a few planning tips to make the most of your time on the ship. Don't worry - it's not that much work and way easier than planning a Disney World trip. I'd say a … [Read more...]
*Updated August 2016 It goes without saying, Disney cruises were made for families and as such cabins are tailored for adults traveling with kids. For first time cruisers the overwhelming selection of staterooms can be intimidating but don’t let it push you into selecting just any cabin. Disney has some of the largest rooms in the cruise industry but keep in mind they’re … [Read more...]
It can be easy for anyone to get caught up in the glitz and glam of an upcoming cruise vacation. The food and entertainment, the pools and beaches, and the exotic destinations - these are the best parts of a cruise. It can also be easy to overlook an important component that isn’t included: travel insurance. Purchasing travel insurance for your family cruise might seem … [Read more...]