DCL Podcast Episodes

015 Thoughts on Disney Cruise Line and Royal Caribbean Cruise Line with Len Testa

In Part 2 of our discussion with Len Testa, we touch on his thoughts about cruising with Disney Cruise Line vs. Royal Caribbean Cruise Line.  We also touch on what he has been up to lately in helping produce the Unofficial Guides to Walt Disney World, Disney Cruise Line, Washington D. C., and Las Vegas.  Thanks as always to you the listener for joining us each episode.

You can reach Len Testa at:

via Twitter:http://www.twitter.com/lentesta

Christy Pudyk

via Twitter:

http://www.twitter.com/packyrpixiedust

via Facebook:

http://www.facebook.com/packyourpixiedust

Steve Kriese

via Twitter:

http://www.twitter.com/dclpodcast

via Facebook:

http://www.facebook.com/dclpodcast

014 Thoughts on Pandora with Len Testa

Special guest to the show Len Testa joins us to talk about his thoughts about Pandora – The World of Avatar, which recently opened in Disney’s Animal Kingdom.  This is Part 1 of a 2 part series we recorded with Len.  Thanks as always to you the listener for joining us each episode.  You can reach and follow Len Testa at:

via Twitter:

http://www.twitter.com/lentesta

 

You can always reach Christy and I via Twitter or Facebook:

Christy Pudyk

via Twitter:

via Facebook:

http://www.facebook.com/packyourpixiedust

Steve Kriese

via Twitter:

http://www.twitter.com/dclpodcast

via Facebook:

http://www.facebook.com/dclpodcast

 

 

 

013 Disney Cruise Line vs. Carnival: Part 2

Part 2 of our discussion comparing Christy’s recent experiences on Disney and Carnival Cruise Line. We cover Kids Clubs, Pool areas, Entertainment, and disembarkation in this episode.  Thanks for coming back and listening!

You can reach Christy at:

http://www.twitter.com/packyrpixiedusty

or

http://www.facebook.com/packyourpixiedust

you can reach Steve at:

http://www.twitter.com/dclpodcast

or

http://www.facebook.com/dclpodcast

012 Disney Cruise Line vs Carnival: Part 1

In episode 12 Christy compares her recent experiences on Disney and Carnival Cruise Line.  In this first episode, we cover boarding, room comparisons, crew interactions, and dining and drink options.

You can reach Christy at:

www.twitter.com/packyrpixiedust

or

www.facebook.com/packyourpixiedust

you can always reach me at:

www.twitter.com/dclpodcast

or

www.facebook.com/dclpodcast

Disney Cruise Line Castaway Club Updates

Christy and I discuss recently announced changes to Disney Cruise Lines Castaway Club benefits.  The biggest changes allow Silver members to now book one day before the general public, Gold members now book 2 days prior, and Platinum members book 3 days prior.  In addition, the meet and greets are now restricted to 8 day cruises or longer, for gold and platinum members.  These changes went into effect May 2, 2017.

You can view all the benefits of being a Disney Castaway Club member with the link below:

https://disneycruise.disney.go.com/castaway-club/

You can contact me via twitter or face book:

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http://www.twitter.com/dclpodcast

You can contact Christy Pudyk via Facebook and twitter:

http://www.facebook.com/packyourpixiedust

http://www.twitter.com/packyrpixiedust

 

011 2017 Western Caribbean on the Disney Magic

In episode 11 Christy Pudyk and I talk about my families recent 5 day cruise through the Western Caribbean on the Disney Magic.  We discuss leaving out of the Port of Miami, snorkeling with sting rays in Grand Cayman, and our families first experience on Castaway (including running the Castaway Cay 5K).

You can reach Christy at:

www.twitter.com/packyrpixiedust

or

http://www.facebook.com/packyourpixiedust

You can always reach me at:

http://www.twitter.com/dclpodcast

or

http://www.facebook.com/dclpodcast

 

010 Western Caribbean on the Disney Fantasy

Join me and Christy Pudyk as we cover her families latest trip to Walt Disney World, followed by their 7 day Western Caribbean trip on the Disney Fantasy.  Not only do we talk about there Cabana experience on Castaway Cay, but also they were able to experience a Star Wars day at sea during their cruise.

You can always reach me via twitter:

www.twitter.com/dclpodcast

or Facebook:

www.facebook.com/dclpodcast

You can reach Christy at:

www.facebook.com/packyourpixiedust

or

www.twitter.com/packyrpixiedust

009 Northern European Pre-Trip Report on the Disney Magic

Join myself and Jon Towler as we discuss his families upcoming sailing on the Disney Magic to Northern Europe. We discuss why they chose Northern Europe for their next cruise, along with some of the things they hope to experience while in the ports.  Thank you always for listening.  You can contact me at:

Twitter:

@DCLPodcast

Facebook:

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DCL 008 Sailing out of Vancouver

In Episode 008 join me as I discuss the new Summer 2018 Itineraries released by Disney Cruise Line.  And then I give an overview on sailing out of the Port of Vancouver to Alaska on the Disney Wonder.  Thanks as always for listening.

You can always contact me via:

Twitter: @DCLPodcast

or

Facebook: DCLPodcast

007 Cruising with Carnival

Join Christy Pudyk and myself as we talk about her latest cruise on the Carnival Vista. This is a multi part series where we will compare and contrast sailing with Disney Cruise Line and Carnival Cruise Line.

You can reach Christy Pudyk at:

www.packyourpixiedust.com

You can reach me (Steve Kriese) at:

Twitter: @DCLPodcast

or

Facebook: DCLPodcast

Thanks as always for listening