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Disney Cruise Line Holiday Offer – 50% Off Deposit for Select Cruises

A deposit of 20% of your cruise fare is typically required to book a Disney Cruise Line vacation. For a limited time, Disney is dropping the deposit amount in half. ~ Book your next 7-night cruise...
Wave Season: What it is, and how to get the best deal for your Disney Cruise | DCL PREP SCHOOL

Wave Season: What is it, and how to get the best deal for your...

What Is Wave Wave Season? Just as the holiday season comes to an end, Wave Season begins. Simply stated, Wave Season runs from January through the end of March, and is the time of year...
Why Does a Disney Cruise Cost So Much | DCL Prep School

Why Does Disney a Cruise Cost So Much?

That is a great question. It's so great, it's one of my most frequently asked questions (Note to self: Write FAQ). Travel is a big investment. No matter where you go there will be...

Quick Guide to Your First Disney Cruise

Congratulations! You’ve decided to book your first Disney Cruise. Now what? At DCL Prep School, we believe strongly in the 6-step planning process. It works. However, if this is your first Disney cruise, especially if...
Should You Use a Travel Agent to Book Your Cruise? | DCL Prep School

Should You Use a Disney Travel Agent?

Planning a Disney Cruise Line vacation is a lot of fun. I enjoy it so much, I became a part of the Prep School team. However, with four ships - and three more on...
DCL Prep Schol Packing List: Top 5 Essential Items You Don't Want to Forget.

Packing List: My Top 5

When I say there are a lot of packing lists online to help you plan for your cruise, I am not exaggerating. Many of them are good, and the really good ones are clever....

15+ Things to Buy From Amazon Before Your Disney Cruise

I learn something every time I cruise. And each time I sail, I think to myself, "I am so glad I packed this!" or "I wish I had this on board with me." I...
Disney Cruise Line Opening Day | DCL Prep School

Is Opening Day Still the Best Day to Book a Disney Cruise?

I never thought I would ever have to write this article. Conventional wisdom has always been that the best fares for a Disney Cruise Line vacation are those that are published on Opening Day,...
Wine and Beer Packages on Disney Cruise Line | DCL Prep School

Disney Cruise Line: Wine and Beer Packages

Disney Cruise Line offers multi-bottle wine packages to guests. The package allows you to select one bottle of wine each night of your cruise, and you have two ways of purchasing your package: on...
Disney Cruise Line Discounts | How to Make Sure You Get the Best Price on Your Disney Cruise | DCL Prep School | Prep School Travel

Disney Cruise Discounts

When you sail, you want to make sure you are getting the best possible fare. Disney Cruise Line is known for offering very few discounts on regular fare, but that doesn't mean there are...