Join us this episode as for an Aulani Spring Break trip report. Steve’s family spent 5 days this past March at Aulani, and we have a fun time talking to him and his wife about their experiences. We touch on the process for flying over and being cleared in Hawaii (due to covid), the check in process at the resort, food available, and all the fun to be had at the pool and the beach. So grab your board shorts, rash guard, and rubber slippers, we’re off for a tropical vacation at the beautiful Aulani Resort and Spa.
We’re excited to be joined this week by the amazing hosts of the Off Harbor and Main Podcast. Beth, Joel, Derick, and Matt are four Disney loving friends, who have created an informative, entertaining, and most important, a fun podcast focusing on Disneyland and beyond. They recently published a double episode, focusing on Disney’s Society of Explorers and Adventurers (S.E.A.). One of the members, Capt. Mary Oceaneer, figures prominently in the back story of the Oceaneers Club and Lab aboard the Disney ships. So we recruited Beth, Joel, Derick, and Matt to discuss her backstory and role on the Disney ships and beyond. So grab your Castaway Club back pack, lace up your hiking shoes, and pack plenty of food and water, we’re going in search of the elusive Captain Mary Oceaneer with the friends from the Off Harbor and Main Podcast.
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Our Port Adventure series continues, as we take a look at things to do in Cozumel, Mexico. Rachel joins us this month, to talk about the experiences she and her family have had while visiting Cozumel. Christy rounds out the episode with a lot of tips for shopping, visiting beaches, and some shore excursions of her own. We hope this series helps you plan your next adventures for your upcoming cruise.
Marissa Vallotton and Derek DeBoer, from DVC Resale Market, join us this week to talk about their experiences sailing on DCL with the Cruise Team when they worked for Disney Vacation Club. We have a fun time hearing their back story’s which brought them to where they are today, and then we turn to their experiences working and living aboard the Disney Ships. We touch on their favorite food and restaurants, ports, cruise itineraries, onboard activities, and even get their favorite ship out of them. Today, they both work for the DVC Resale Market, where they work with clients looking to buy or add onto their DVC points through the resale market. They are part of an incredible team, headed by Nick Cotton, who was featured in episode 152 of the DCL Podcast. So grab your favorite beverage, and find a spot in the sun, we’re setting sail with two fun loving friends, to hear all about working and playing aboard the Disney ships.
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This is a rebroadcast of our live Coffee at the Cove show which aired Sunday March 21, 2021 on our Facebook and YouTube channel. We discuss DCL’s Summer 2022 release, along with Royal Caribbean and Celebrity’s recent announcement that they will begin cruising outside of the U.S., and then we finish up with an update from Chris on whats going on at Disneyland. Coffee at the Cove is our periodic live show, where we discuss cruise releases, or other fun DCL, ABD, or Run Disney happenings. You can find Links for our Facebook and YouTube channel’s below:
When booking a DCL Cruise to Europe, a great add on adventure is visiting Disneyland Paris. Andrea and Joe join us once again, to discuss their trip to Disneyland Paris. We discuss their time in Paris, staying VIP at the Disneyland Hotel at Disneyland Paris, food and beverages around the park, and of course all the amazing rides, shows, and attractions they experienced. Throughout the show, they give some great advice for first time visitors, who are headed to Europe and the parks. So pack your Castaway Club back pack, grab your phone, and your favorite Disney T-shirt, il est temps d’explorer Disneyland Paris.
Bianca and Chris, a young couple from New York, join us this week to discuss their love of sailing with Disney Cruise Line. They began sailing before being married, and after an amazing Disney inspired wedding, they continued sailing throughout the Caribbean with DCL. We have a fun time talking with them about their favorite ship, state rooms, restaurants, things to do onboard, and of course all of their fun Port Adventures. So join us for a fun look back at some of their amazing sailings, and then look to the future for where they will be sailing next, once the cruising industry starts back up. Enjoy everyone!!