The Southern California Adventure Parks as a Pre or Post-Cruise Excursion

Taking a cruise that begins or ends in Los Angeles or San Diego?  My family just got back from a trip to Southern California, where we stopped at both Legoland and the two Disney Theme Parks- all of which have locations that make for an excellent pre or post-cruise excursion. Legoland, located in Carlsbad, is approximately 30 minutes North of San Diego and about an hour South of Los Angeles (get directions here), making it an easy trip if you are …

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Royal Caribbean’s Land And Sea Packages- Cruise Ships and Theme Parks

Cruise lines are seeing more and more bookings from families; after all, cruise ships provide the perfect all-inclusive vacation.  They offer wonderful children’s programs, a variety of entertainment options, meals and lodging; all of it neatly tied up in one luxurious ship that sails from one exotic port to another. Many of the most in-demand cruises- those that visit the Caribbean- leave from Florida, a popular vacation destination in and of itself.   Disney Cruise Line has already …

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Disney’s Ship Within A Ship

Disney is perhaps the cruise line best known for its family values; the line has, for years, catered to families in a multitude of ways.  And now, in an effort to appeal to passengers who might normally opt to sail on small luxury lines, the line has created a new class system. After receiving feedback from some passengers that they wanted a more exclusive space, with separate amenities and more luxurious accommodations, Disney has created the “concierge” …

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For Disney Lovers…

If you’re looking for a fantastic family cruise, Disney Cruise Line can’t be beat. And things just got better: for the first time ever, Disney Cruise Line will set sail from three new ports in 2012 – New York, Seattle and Galveston ! So now these wonderful vacations are even accessible families around the country. Paired with the new departure ports, Disney Cruise Line is also offering several new itineraries, including one special voyage to Hawaii.  (Click …

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