| Jan 22, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Disney Cruise Line was among the top honors in the 2013 readers' poll for Top Cruise Ships in the World. The line's oldest ship, the Disney Magic, was named the No. 1 Large Cruise Ship, one of four categories in the poll results released today.
| Apr 16, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Spectacular song-and-dance numbers backed by soaring musical scores. Elaborate, encore-worthy set designs. Floors that shift, open and drop. Hundreds of costumes flouncing, floating, shimmering, shaking. Larger than life. Bigger than Broadway. If you're...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Disney's good at the business of making you feel like a kid again, so it's now wonder the Mouse has expanded into the rejuvenation business.
So drink up Dr. Walt's elixer and make plans to head to Senses - A Disney Spa at Disney's Saratoga Springs...
| May 2, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Just like at many theme-park attractions, you can't leave this column without a trip through the gift shop. Here is some of the new merchandise that Disney World will sell in the coming weeks alongside its stream of pins and Vinylmation figures.
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Pardon me for staring, young Disney World cast member. I was just admiring your name tag.
I've been borderline obsessed with the white oval designators with blue engraved lettering since childhood. I used to imagine my name on one in a now-retired...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:34 AM
The Disney Magic has gone under the knife and is on its way to Miami. The re-imagined cruise ship spent four weeks at the Navantia Shipyards in Cadiz, Spain and is set to show off its new gams so to speak at its winter home of PortMiami before...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Variety is definitely the spice of life aboard today’s cruise ships (a far cry from the dining situation in the 1970s when Jeraldine Saunders wrote her book, The Love Boats, and the subsequent movies and television series The Love Boat based upon...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Disney Cruise Line is giving its oldest ship a major facelift.
The Disney Magic will be getting new waterslides, a new nightlife hub, a Marvel Comics-themed area and more updates as it heads for a six-week dry dock overhaul this September.
| Apr 1, 2013
| 6:23 AM
What is your preference at sea: glamorous and elegant or informal and casual? No matter what your taste in dinner attire, nowadays there is a cruise for you. Decades ago, passengers on many cruise lines needed to don tuxedoes and formal gowns for dinner...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Cruise ships offer more dining options than ever before, with multiple restaurants offering menus and ambiance to suit various moods and tastes. Here are dining offerings on four ships, in four categories that feature at least half dozen eateries....
| Jan 21, 2013
Notwithstanding the considerable charms of librarians — named Marian and otherwise — it's the kid who holds the emotional keys to "The Music Man," the masterful Meredith Willson musical from 1957 about a traveling con-man who, for the first...