Disney Cruise Line and Captain Minnie Mouse Inspire Next Generation of Female Ship Captains

New nautical youth programs featuring Captain Minnie Mouse and new maritime scholarships make a splash as the next generation of female leaders and young dreamers set sail into their futures

CELEBRATION, Fla. (April 18, 2019) — With a collection of new initiatives, Disney Cruise Line is aiming to inspire the next generation of female leaders in the maritime industry. The debut of Captain Minnie Mouse, new youth programs and the funding of scholarships are designed to empower girls and young . . .  READ MORE

Twist and Shout, Move and Groove! Carnival Cruise Line Announces Exclusive Partnership with Zumbini, New High-Energy Early Childhood Program

Carnival Cruise Line expands its onboard youth programming with an exclusive partnership with Zumbini offering high-energy early childhood activities and classes that combine singing, dancing and playing.

Created by Zumba and BabyFirst, Zumbini’s mixed-age music and movement curriculum features group sing-alongs, activities and musical instruments to keep children engaged and energized while learning.

Led by Carnival’s trained youth staff and aimed at Carnival’s youngest cruisers, the  . . .  READ MORE

You Should Book Your Travel Packages Early

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You Should Book Your Travel Packages Early

Traveling can be pretty intimidating to someone that has never gone on a trip before. It can easily lead to a bit of information overload because of all of the resources you can access. Below are some tips to help you in organizing this information so that you can start traveling smarter and safer.

Make sure that you fill any prescriptions that you take on a regular basis before you leave town on a trip. Running out of medication . . .  READ MORE

Carnival Cruise Line and the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands Unveil Revitalized Griffith Park in St. Thomas with “Afternoon of Play” for Local Children

As part of its ongoing effort to support its port of call partners, Carnival Cruise Line teamed up with the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) and the Department of Sports, Parks and Recreation (VISPR), as well as the Department of Tourism, to revitalize Emile Griffith Park in St. Thomas, hosting a fun-filled “Afternoon of Play” for local children.

The event served as the official unveiling of the totally renovated space which features a newly resurfaced playground and basketball . . .  READ MORE

How to Decide Where to Travel

Deciding where to travel can feel overwhelming at first. There is an endless array of worthwhile destinations around the globe, whether you want an awe-inspiring experience in nature or an unforgettable cultural journey. How do you figure out where you want to travel when there are so many places awaiting you?

Take a deep breath, close your eyes and exhale — choosing where to travel is easier than it seems. Planning a vacation can be a thrilling and energizing experience, and you’ll look . . .  READ MORE

My Mediterranean Cruise: Pizza and Pompeii

Pizza is serious business in Naples, and serious business to me. The oft-told story — about Naples, not about me — goes like this: In 1889, to celebrate Queen Margherita’s visit to Naples, a Neapolitan pizzaiolo was commissioned to create a special honorary pizza. The Queen loved it. That’s the origin story of the pizza Margherita, the single serving-size variety . . .  READ MORE

Photography Ideas While Traveling in Alaska

Did you know Alaska means “great land” in Aleut? If you travel to Alaska, you’ll quickly see why. Alaska is one of the most spectacular places in the world to photograph wildlife and breathtaking scenery. In Alaska, you’ll find 17 of the highest mountain peaks in the country, more than 3 million lakes, an estimated 100,000 glaciers and more than 70 volcanoes. It’s no wonder Alaska is a photographer’s dream come true.

You may be wondering where to start, since . . .  READ MORE

Carnival’s To Open Registration for First WUATA Party In Toronto

Carnival Cruise Line has added Torontoto its lineup for the popular Why Use a Travel Advisory (WUATA) Party event series.  Toronto’s WUATA Party will take place on July 24, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with the exact locations to be confirmed soon.

At WUATA Party, travel advisors are encouraged to invite one client and one soon-to-be client to enjoy an evening of fun and conversation on Why Use a Travel Advisor.  WUATA Party is part of Carnival’s year-long program focused on increasing consumer . . .  READ MORE

Best Way to Exchange Currency When Traveling

Exchanging currency can be confusing. It can also get expensive for travelers who are not aware of exchange rates and currency conversion options. If you’re concerned about foreign currency, know there’s nothing to fear. You can prepare for your journey abroad and learn the best ways to exchange currency before you depart. With a little preparation and planning, you’ll feel in charge of your money, and you’ll know what mistakes to avoid.

In this post, we’ll show you . . .  READ MORE

Simple Tips On How To Get Your Dream Wedding (3)

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Simple Tips On How To Get Your Dream Wedding

Weddings are a special day in the life of the bride and groom, as it joins the two together. These suggestions will help that day to run smoothly, for all parties concerned. By planning efficiently, the day will be remembered as a source of joy by everyone for years to come.

If you want a very original wedding, why not a cruise? Many cruise lines offer very affordable cruises anywhere. You can have all your guests with you for . . .  READ MORE