Get your alarm set, because tomorrow bookings open for Disney Cruise Lines’ fall 2015 bookings and their headed to Hawaii! This popular destination joins DCL’s itineraries for a limited time and includes only 2 Hawaii cruises, a return to the West Coast with departures from San Diego and a Galveston, Texas homecoming make up a season of special sailings. The Disney Wonder will sail through the breathtaking beauty of the Hawaiian Islands during two cruises in September, stopping in Kaui, Maui, Oahu and the Big Island.  10-night Hawaii with two days in Honolulu – Vancouver to Honolulu (departure date September […] Continue reading →

We are nearing the end of the school year (some of you have already ended early) and all I can do is daydream about sun, sand and the next jet plane out! Who’s with me? Since I’ve been mulling over this for the last couple of months, I thought I would share my list with you all. Aren’t I a […] Continue reading →

Last week marked the grand-opening of Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa in Oahu, Hawaii! The resort occupies over 21 acres of oceanfront property on Ko Olina which is 30 minutes from Waikiki and approximately 17 miles from the Honolulu International Airport. When all phases are complete, the resort will include 359 traditional guest rooms and 481 two bedroom Disney Vacation Club villas in two towers. Man rooms offers thrilling views of the ocean, mountains and lush surroundings. In regards to amenities, Aulani offers a a little something for everyone. Adults will appreciate the massive 18,000-square-foot Laniwai, a Disney Spa, […] Continue reading →

In March, my family and I experienced a place that can only be described as a little piece of heaven. Ranked by Conde Nast as the #1 island to visit in the world, Maui is not just a vacation spot, it’s an experience, one that will inject you with a new found respect for our planet. Whether you are discovering historic sites, walking along the beach or dining at a local restaurant, Maui fills you with a sense of calm and relaxation – pure heaven! We were invited by the Maui Visitor’s Bureau to discover this island that is raved […] Continue reading →

Last week, Disney cast members and local employees from the Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company, got together to celebrate the major completion of Disney’s new resort Aulani. Now the time comes for them to begin “adding the magic”! With the help of local artisans, historians and architects, Walt Disney Imagineers have already begun weaving Hawaiian stories into the interiors, art, buildings and gardens of the resort. The layout will celebrate Disney magic, storytelling and service while helping families create incredible vacation memories amongst the beauty, fun and enchantment the island of Oahu has to offer. Reservations for Aulani are now open. […] Continue reading →

Heading to Hawaii? Castle Resorts & Hotels announced last week that children ages 12 and under who are staying with their family at a Castle condominium or hotel in Waikiki can visit popular Sea Life Park Hawaii absolutely free of charge when accompanied by a parent paying regular park […] Continue reading →

The brand new (and highly anticipated) Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, in Ko Olina, Hawai’i, began accepting reservations for hotel rooms and vacation packages yesterday, through the Walt Disney Travel Company. The opening date for the resort is August 29, 2011. Age-specific programming is planned for children ages 3-10, tweens, teens and adults. Excursions into the rainforest, surfing, pool parties with Disney characters and learning how to prepare Hawaiian cuisine with local chefs are just some of the fun activities offered at this magical resort. Aulani will be built across from a crystal-blue lagoon and a white-sand beach. The […] Continue reading →