Trip Report: All Aboard Port of San Juan

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Boarding day was finally here and we were up and ready to go to the port fairly early. Georgia’s sunburn was bothering her, so Jay went to buy some aloe. We figured it would be much cheaper buying before we got on the cruise. When Jay returned from the store he said he saw a […]

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Placeholder: 8 Questions and Answers

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What is a placeholder? A placeholder is a special on-board discount offer on a future Disney cruise. You pay $250 to get a placeholder; the $250 goes towards the cost of the future cruise. Why should I book a Placeholder? To save 10% off the prevailing cruise rate of your future cruise. Also, for cruises […]

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Trip Report: The Beach and Old San Juan

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After the long day yesterday, we slept in late on Saturday. Unlike other trips, I had not made any definitive plans. We knew we wanted to visit the beach and Old San Juan so we did. The Beach As I mentioned in my last post our hotel offered a shuttle service to the beach. It […]

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Questions About Disney and Cancelled Cruises


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As there is an increase in border closures and 14-day quarantines, such as those now in place in Florida and Hawaii. It seems inevitable that Disney will need to cancel more cruises and make big changes to itineraries. Currently, Disney has cancelled all cruises until April 12. I find it very difficult to believe that […]

March 24, 2020

Disney Extends PIF for all Summer Cruises


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Disney has sent emails out to all summer cruisers extending their paid in full date by 30 days. Cruises up to April 12 have been cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The email is below. We know you may have questions and concerns about the new coronavirus (COVID-19). You should know that we are taking […]

March 22, 2020

Disney Updates Temporary Final Payment Policy


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Disney Cruise Line has posted the following addition to their final payment policy: Beginning March 18, 2020, an automatic final payment extension was added to select 2020 summer reservations. Final payments will now be extended out an additional 30 days. For example, a departure with a final payment due yesterday, March 18, 2020, is now extended […]

March 19, 2020

Disney Wonder Cuts Cruise Short


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Guests aboard the Disney Wonder are reporting that they will be skipping Puerto Vallarta and Cabo San Lucas. They will be arriving in San Diego on Thursday, March 19, 2020. That is one day earlier than scheduled. Guests are being given the option to remain on board until Friday or disembark Thursday. Guests will be […]

March 16, 2020

Temporary Cancellation Policy Updated March 14


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Disney Cruise Lines has updated the Temporary Cancellation Policy Update since it was first released on March 6. All Guests scheduled to depart on the Disney Magic between now and May 8, 2020, and the Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy and Disney Wonder between now and May 31, 2020, can change their reservation up until the […]

March 14, 2020

Disney Confirms Cruise Cancellations


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UPDATE – March 14, 2020: Disney Cruise Line to suspend all new departures through and including April 12, update on sailings departing from Canada. In an abundance of caution, Disney Cruise Line will be suspending all new departures through and including April 12. Disney Cruise Line will offer guests and travel agents with clients sailing […]

March 14, 2020

Mulan Release Delayed


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Disney has delayed the release of the live-action film Mulan. It was due to be released on March 27. Mulan joins the ranks of other blockbusters, like the latest James Bond film, No Time to Die, that have had their release date pushed back. Mulan is not the only Disney film that has had its […]

March 14, 2020