047 Make-A-Wish Cruise on the Disney Fantasy

Listener Brandon joins Christy and Steve to talk about his sons Make-A-Wish Cruise on the Disney Fantasy.  This cruise included a Star Wars day at sea, which was part of his son’s wish.  We talk about all aspects of his cruise, how his son’s wish was granted through Make-A-Wish, and also about the 501st Legion.  If you would like to learn more about Make-A-Wish or the 501st Legion, you can click on the links below:

Make-A-Wish

http://www.wish.org

501st Legion

http://www.501st.com

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046 Cruising Alaska with Disney and Princess Cruise Lines

Join Christy and I as we discuss all aspects of sailing to Alaska on Disney and Princess Cruise Lines.  We use Christy’s upcoming cruise to Alaska on Princess to talk about her cruise compared to what Disney offers, along with things to do in the different ports, what to pack, and how to plan for a cruise to our nations 49th state, Alaska. You can contact Steve and Christy via the links below: Steve: http://www.facebook.com/dclpodcast http://www.twitter.com/dclpodcast Christy: http://www.facebook.com/packyourpixiedust http://www.twitter.com/packyrpixiedust

045 Meyer Werft update/Inaugural sailing on the Norwegian Bliss/Sailing on the Aida Perla with Florian

Florian joins me once again to update happenings at the Meyer Werft shipyard.  Believe it or not, but we are just a year to a year and a half a way from the initial hull cutting for Disney’s next ship.  Florian also was lucky to be selected to sail on Norwegian Bliss’s inaugural sailing out of Bremerhaven to Southampton.  We discuss his thoughts on the Bliss, and being selected as a press representative for her initial voyage.  We finish the show discussing his recent sailing on the Aida Perla.  We focus on differences from this German cruise line, to the American cruise lines most of us are familiar with.  It is always a pleasure to have Florian back on the show!

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044 Three day sailing on the Disney Wonder out of San Diego

Join Steve and Christy as they discuss Steve’s recent 3 day sailing on the Disney Wonder out of San Diego to Ensenada, Mexico.  For this trip, Steve and his wife travelled without kids. We discuss San Diego, sailing without kids, kayaking in Ensenada, Tiana’s Place, Palo, and the Art of the Theme Show Tour offered onboard the Wonder.  Thanks to all our listeners, who continue to listen and support our show.  If you would like to contact Steve or Christy, you can reach us via the links below:

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043 Christy’s Panama Canal Trip Report on the Disney Wonder

Join Christy and I as we discuss her families latest trip on the Disney Wonder, as they travelled Westbound through the Panama Canal.  We discuss all aspects of her cruise, from sea days, dining, shore excursions, to the amazing day transiting through the Panama Canal.

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042 Talking Disney Cruise Line with a Platinum Castaway Club Member

Platinum Castaway Club Member Frank joins us for a fun conversation covering all aspects of sailing with Disney Cruise Line.  Frank is a wealth of knowledge who passes on several tips and thoughts to help us make our sailing with Disney Cruise Line even better.

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041 Mediterranean Pre-Cruise planning on the Disney Magic

Listener Jon joins me once again to discuss our families upcoming trips to the Mediterranean on the Disney Magic.  We discuss our over all thoughts on why we picked our cruise dates, what we are hoping to experience on board, and we go in depth on the shore excursions we picked and why.  We hope this episode helps you in planning for your next cruise.  Thanks for listening, and if you’d like to get in touch with Steve or Christy, you can do so via the Facebook or Twitter Links below:

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040 Marvel Day at Sea trip report on the Disney Magic

Join Christy and I as we talk with listener Kristina about her and her husbands latest cruise on the Disney Magic.  They sailed out of Miami on a 5 day cruise to Grand Cayman and Castaway Cay.  She also fills us in on everything they did during their Marvel Day at Sea.  She offers up some great tips on how to see the characters and experience everything there is to do on this exciting sea day.  In addition, Kristina and her husband had a fun day at Grand Cayman experiencing the Turtle Farm, and she offers up some great advice on how to do it without booking a shore excursion.  Thanks everyone for listening, and I hope you enjoy this info. packed episode.

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039 Meyer Werft update, ITB Berlin review, and talking cruising with Florian

 

Florian joins us once again to discuss a quick update on happenings at Meyer Werft.  We also talk about his experience attending the ITB conference in Berlin, Europes largest travel trade show which took place in March.  Florian also had a chance to sail on the Norwegian Bliss’s inaugural sailing out of Bremerhaven, and you can see his pictures, and follow him at his website:

http://www.facebook.com/Kreuzfahrtlotse

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038 Running the Disney Princess 1/2 Marathon and then sailing on the Disney Dream

Listener Jessica joins us again to discuss her latest trip down to Florida.  She kicked off this trip by running in her first Run Disney Race, the Disney Princess 1/2 Marathon.  After the race, she and her husband set sail on a 4 day cruise aboard the Disney Dream.  It’s a dual Run Disney/DCL trip report this week…enjoy everyone.

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