Creating Memorable Character Interactions

Creating Memorable Character Interactions

Annette Miller 11/28/19 Character greetings can be memorable experiences for every member of the family. And a character greeting with your favorite character can be so much fun! For some, this may mean simply posing for a photo together. For others however, maybe something a little more outside of the box is in order. I will share some ideas toward the end, but first I wanted to share a story about a particularly memorable exchange I shared...

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Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas

Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas

Rebecca Jones 11.26.19 Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas was our home for a 3-night sailing to the Bahamas and their island, Perfect Day at CocoCay. It was our first sailing on Royal Caribbean, and we had high expectations for the cruise line. Upon arrival at Port Canaveral, I was surprised at how quickly the check-in process was. I had completed our online check-in, and we had our boarding documents in the Royal Caribbean app, which we...

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Disney Cardio

Disney Cardio

Maggie Ballantyne 11.21.19 Park Hopping is my cardio. Seriously. I hate getting on a treadmill or going for a run, but put me in Disney and all of a sudden I can do it all day, every day. This eventually translated into registering for my first RunDisney Princess 5K in 2018. Yes, there are people who do a half marathon that weekend, or a 10K, or all three in the Dopey Challenge, but for me signing up for a 5K was and is still a big deal. Despite...

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You Lucky Duck

You Lucky Duck

Missy Ryan 11.19.19 Fish Extenders are well known and several of us Disney Cruise lovers know exactly what you are talking about when you mention FE. However, have you ever heard of Cruising Ducks? I had not either until I booked my first Royal Caribbean Cruise that I experienced this month. I am always on the hunt for something new, fun and creative. Knowing I was bringing my 8 and 5 year old, I wanted to be sure they were entertained as well....

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Our Getaway to Montego Bay

Our Getaway to Montego Bay

Juli Russ 11.14.19 As much as I love going on vacation with my whole family, the trips I get to take with just my husband are amazing. We thought a pre-holiday getaway would be a fantastic way to destress, relax, and prepare for the upcoming holiday frenzy. We chose beautiful, warm Montego Bay as our destination to escape cold, crazy Michigan. We wanted to get to our resort, Sandals Royal Caribbean, as quickly as possible so we purchased tickets...

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360° at Perfect Day at CocoCay: Daredevil’s Tower | Royal Caribbean

360° at Perfect Day at CocoCay: Daredevil’s Tower | Royal Caribbean

Push your limits when you experience Daredevil’s Tower at Perfect Day at CocoCay in 360.° Take on seven exhilarating slides as you brave the coils of the Green Mamba, go for a zero-gravity rush on The Slingshot and take on the 135-foot tall Daredevil’s Peak — the tallest waterslide in North America. The higher you climb, the bigger the...

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5 Magic Band Dont’s

Chrsitina Szewczuk 11.12.19 Don’t forget to personalize your Magic Band Part of the fun of the Magic Bands is picking out your favorite color and figuring out how you want to use your 9 character personalization on the underside of your band. Each person gets to choose what they want it to say on the bottom, so more than one person can have the same color. Many prefer their name or nickname, however it’s fun to get creative! (I...

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CRUISES TO GREAT STIRRUP CAY ISLAND: Norweigan Cruise Line’s Private Island

CRUISES TO GREAT STIRRUP CAY ISLAND: Norweigan Cruise Line’s Private Island

Cruising to Great Stirrup Cay, our idyllic private island paradise, is an experience reserved just for our guests. Unwind on white-sand beaches and enjoy the many ways to explore paradise. Snorkel with sea turtles and colorful fish in warm turquoise waters. Peacefully glide along the coastline in a kayak, craft your own delicious taco at the new complimentary Abaco Taco, and then simply relax in your private beachfront cabana. Do it all – or...

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Six Must-Do Experiences on Adult-Exclusive Adventures by Disney River Cruises

Six Must-Do Experiences on Adult-Exclusive Adventures by Disney River Cruises

  by Evily Giannopoulos Peros, Public Relations Manager, Adventures by Disney Now that summer is winding down, many of us are wrapping up our summer vacations and heading back to reality – which means it’s time to start planning our next trip! I’m thinking an adult-only getaway sounds just right… don’t you? If you’re looking for a vacation experience that is just as easy as it is spectacular, consider gathering your best...

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BIGFIRE RESTAURANT NOW OPEN AT UNIVERSAL CITYWALK

BIGFIRE RESTAURANT NOW OPEN AT UNIVERSAL CITYWALK

Bringing fireside dining directly to guests. Amanda Monteleone Universal Orlando’s next original dining concept – Bigfire – is now officially open at Universal CityWalk. This all-new full-service restaurant draws inspiration from the nostalgia of cooking over open flames – from memorable summer vacations to camping and backyard barbecues. As guests enter the restaurant, they will feel as though they have...

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