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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Understanding Early Park Admission

Understanding Early Park Admission

Anna Trosper 11.7.19 If you have used me as your travel planner, or have been following me on Facebook, you know I am a big fan of staying on-site at theme park resorts. This is especially true when it comes to Universal Orlando. There are so many terrific benefits of staying on property. It offers great proximity to Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, Volcano Bay, and City Walk. In addition, you have free transportation, free pool hopping...

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Caution! Laughs Ahead at Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor

Caution! Laughs Ahead at Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor

Erin Buchanan 11.5.19 Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor is a Walt Disney World attraction that may not be at the top of your to-do list, but it should be! This comedy-filled show can be found in Tomorrowland, adjacent to Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin inside the Magic Kingdom Park. While waiting in line, guests can text in jokes that may be used in the show! They have T.V. monitors throughout the queue with instructions on how to text in your...

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Top 10 Beaches in Our Caribbean

Top 10 Beaches in Our Caribbean

Norweigan Cruise Line Blog Staff It should come as no surprise that one of the primary draws for people to visit the Caribbean is its beaches. Whether you are cruising in the Eastern, Western, or Southern Caribbean, you’ll visit at least one port where you will want to take advantage of a day on the beach. Here is our list of the ten best beaches in our Caribbean cruises. Condado Beach, Puerto Rico Puerto Rico is a beautiful island...

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A LOCAL’S GUIDE TO YOUR FIRST TIME VISIT TO UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT

A LOCAL’S GUIDE TO YOUR FIRST TIME VISIT TO UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT

 Derek Universal Orlando Resort is a place that allows you to explore the streets of Diagon Alley at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, visit a real-life Raptor Encounter to meet Blue the Raptor, float down the Kopiko Wai Winding River at Volcano Bay, and finish with a cold beverage high in the sky at Bar 17 Bistro on top of Universal’s Aventura Hotel all in one day. With so much to see and do, how can you get the most out of it during...

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Find Your #HappyPlace: The Stories That Live in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Find Your #HappyPlace: The Stories That Live in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

by Aubrey Gravante, Public Relations Director, Disney Parks Recently we had Matt Martin, Creative Executive of Franchise Story & Content from the Lucasfilm Story Group, visit Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida, and while he was exploring the planet of Batuu, he met with some of the authors who helped bring some of the stories of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to life. During the next few weeks we will...

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A Magnificent Marvel Character Dining Experience at Universal

Amy Baranek 10.31.19 Does meeting Captain America, being harassed by Wolverine, and watching Spider Man try to climb walls and photo bomb pictures sounds like a fun time to you? Then you will want to make Marvel Character dinner at Café 4 a priority on your next Universal vacation! The Details Marvel Character dinner at Café 4, in Islands of Adventure, is an all-you-care-to- enjoy dining experience, available most nights Thursday-Sunday from...

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Club Level and Why It’s My Favorite Splurge At Walt Disney World

Club Level and Why It’s My Favorite Splurge At Walt Disney World

Tiffini Hensley 10.29.19 When planning a vacation to Walt Disney World there are many factors to consider, however, one of the most important is deciding where to stay. There are four categories of on-site accommodations for guests at Walt Disney World; Value, Moderate, Deluxe and Villa style resorts. The Deluxe Resorts are most conveniently located to the theme parks and offer the most amenities to their guests. For those looking to splurge on...

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Picking the Best Cruise for Teenagers

Picking the Best Cruise for Teenagers

Norweigan Cruise Line Blog Staff If you have teenagers and are planning an upcoming Norwegian cruise, you may be wondering whether you can keep your teens busy an entertained during your vacation. Norwegian Cruise Line has you covered with a special teens’ youth program, plenty of outdoor activities, and no shortage of adventurous excursions to book. Norwegian Cruise Teen Activities: The Entourage Youth Program Norwegian has...

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Dining With Snow White & The Evil Queen

Dining With Snow White & The Evil Queen

Kenni Rich 10.25.19 In June my family and I experienced Walt Disney World’s newest character dining experience. Story Book Dining at Artist Point located at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort in Walt Disney World. Here you will dine with the Evil Queen, Grumpy, Dopey and the fairest of them all, Snow White.   Upon entering you will notice the immersive theming. Large trees stretch across the ceiling making you feel as if you have stepped...

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