| Feb 13, 2011
| 12:26 PM
We woke up Saturday morning on the Disney Dream cruise ship to what looked like bad weather, judging from the virtual porthole in our stateroom. But despite a poor start, Day 3 on the Dream ended with the finest food and best entertainment of our Bahamian...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 9:33 AM
BERLIN (AP) — German shipbuilders say Disney's latest cruise ship, the Dream, is leaving their building docks for its harbor where the craft, the largest built in Germany, will undergo testing.
Meyer Werft shipbuilders said Saturday the 1115-foot-...
| Feb 5, 2011
With the future of manned NASA missions uncertain, diversions along the Space Coast of Central Florida are becoming less about space and more about the coast.
Not to worry. Towns such as Melbourne, Cocoa Beach and Titusville offer plenty of coast to...
| Apr 11, 2011
Mom treats us like royalty year-round, so why not make her Queen For A Day on May 8, Mother's Day? Here are some fun things to do with Mom at various popular spots throughout Florida. The list is arranged alphabetically by destination.
Celebration -- The...
| Feb 20, 2011
Reporting from aboard the Disney Dream
With all things Disney, you come to expect family fun, fairy-tale fantasy and plenty of pixie dust.
But it's the technology behind Disney's trademark "magic" that seems to set its new Dream apart from other...
| Jul 31, 2011
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
Liberty Travel has a three-night Bahamas cruise on Royal Caribbean International departing Port Canaveral, Fla., Nov. 18 starting at $229...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 12:25 PM
I just returned with my family from our three-night Bahamian cruise aboard the Disney Dream, where I blogged daily from the ship about our experiences and took photos.
It was the first cruise for my family, Disney or otherwise. We found the ship’...
| Jun 21, 2011
Disney Cruise Line has recenty rolled out a few details as the new Disney Fantasy continues construction at Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany.
Time-lapse video shows the structure of the ship progressing as it nears its 2012 debut.
| Sep 26, 2011
| 9:04 AM
The Port of Baltimore ranks as the fifth-largest port for the number of cruise passengers on the East Coast, according to numbers released recently by the Cruise Lines International Association.
The ranking, based on data from 2010 when Baltimore...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Gov. Rick Scott and an entourage of staffers and business people from Enterprise Florida left this morning on an overnight trade mission to Panama. The idea is to drum up business for Florida's ports as a result of the widening of the Panama Canal....
| Mar 16, 2011
| 4:32 PM
This weekend's Postcards column in the Sunday print edition of the Sentinel is a look at the enduring appeal of Florida fishing piers, which can put a person in a Jimmy Buffett mood even on the most dreary day. The column focuses on piers in Venice,...