Hurricane 101: What You Need To Know When Weather Threatens Your Cruise

Growing up near the east coast of Florida, hurricane knowledge was drilled into me at an early age. But for those visiting Florida for the first time, here is what you need to know...

Top 5 Ways to Combat Seasickness

* This post may contain affiliate links. * The bad news is that if you are prone to any type of motion sickness then you are far more likely to experience seasickness. There is good news....
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Disney Cruise Line – Star Wars Day at Sea

What family vacation takes you far, far away on a vessel that is part cruise ship and part space ship? Only Disney Cruise Line. What to Expect on a Disney Cruise with a Star Wars...

Thanksgiving on Disney Cruise Line

Disney knows how to celebrate the holidays - each and every holiday, and Thanksgiving is no exception. What can you expect on a Thanksgiving cruise? Let's take a look. Thanksgiving Festivities What is the first thing...

Disney Cruise Line – Minnie Van Service

Great news! Land and Sea travelers now have a new option to travel from your resort to your cruise. If you aren't looking forward to an hour (or longer) commute on a charter bus,...

Important Passport Information for Cruisers

When you set sail, do you really need a passport? Picture this scenario: each time you sail with Disney Cruise Line you will leave the port of origin, sail through international waters, dock in ports...
New Disney Cruise Itineraries

New Disney Cruise Line Itineraries

When will the next set of cruises be announced? No one knows. Disney Cruise Line gives travel industry professionals about 3 day's to 1 week's notice when new itineraries will be released. But, there are...

Disney Cruise Line wins preliminary approval for new private port (and other news)

While DCL Prep School doesn't really dip too much into breaking news, two big pieces of  news out of the Bahamas in the past week which will have an impact on Disney Cruise Line...
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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,...
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How to Understand Stateroom Categories on Disney Cruise Line

Disney travel - on land or sea - definitely requires learning an new language - most of it abbreviations and acronyms. When sailing on Disney Cruise Line, you will put much of that vocabulary...