Disney Castaway Cay – Must Do Experience Highlights

Castaway Cay

Disney Cruise Line’s Castaway Cay is a highlight exclusively for guests on Disney’s Bahamas & Caribbean itineraries. Located near Great Abaco Island, this private destination was leased from the Bahamian government in 1997 and expires in 2096. While the island is 1,000 acres, Disney only utilizes around six percent for their operation. There’s no mistaking the fact you’re on a Disney island as the theming, cleanliness and friendly cast members are really an extension of what you see onboard and at Disney resorts.   In this post, we highlight the…

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Perfect Day at CocoCay – The Fun in the Sun Picture Tour

Perfect Day at CocoCay is the reimagining of Royal Caribbean’s private Bahamian island. For years, the island has offered cruise guests a nice, tranquil beach day experience and that will still be an option at Perfect Day at CocoCay.   In this picture tour, we present the open areas of Phase One, which includes the Thrill Water Park, Zip Line, Splashaway Bay, Oasis Lagoon, Chill Island, Up Up and Away Helium Balloon and casual dining options. Welcome Pier & Tram Service The first thing you’ll notice when you step off…

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First Look: Opened Areas of Perfect Day at CocoCay

With phase one of Royal Caribbean’s Perfect Day at CocoCay official opening scheduled for the first week of May, we have our first look at some of the completed areas. Phase one of Perfect Day at CocoCay will include: Thrill WaterPark – The biggest wave pool in the Caribbean and the tallest waterslide in North America — the 135-foot Daredevil’s Peak — are just two of the thrills your  can conquer. Oasis Lagoon – This is no mirage — it’s the largest freshwater pool in the Caribbean, with a family…

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Port Canaveral Cruise Tips: Flying In On Embarkation Day

If you’re flying in for your Port Canaveral cruise, you’ve probably been advised to fly in the day before embarkation. But what if that’s not an option for you? Whether it’s a matter of limited vacation time or the added expense just doesn’t fit into your budget, there may be circumstances that make it difficult to arrive a day early. Flying in the same day your ship sets sail is a bold move. But don’t worry— if you plan accordingly, you can still make it to the port on time…

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Best Way to Fly In For Your Port Canaveral Cruise

Port Canaveral Cruise

If you’re planning to fly in for your cruise departing from Port Canaveral, there are a few tips that will make your trip seamless from start to finish. Flying into Orlando International Airport is by far the most popular and convenient option, however, it’s still about 45-miles away from Port Canaveral. So what’s the best way to plan for this long trip from the airport to your ship? Below we’ve included essential tips on when to fly in, where to stay and how to avoid unexpected costs, giving you more…

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