Yearly Archives: 2017

The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Christmas

Universal Orlando Resort Announces Brand-New Harry Potter Holiday Experiences!

There is no denying that theme parks pull out all the stops during the holidays. This year, the most wonderful time of the year will include one of the most immersive theme park experiences ever...
Walt Disney World Port Orleans Riverside standard room

REVIEW! Port Orleans Riverside Standard Room

Located adjacent to Epcot at Walt Disney World, Orlando Port Orleans Riverside transforms guests to the South with its beautiful plantation style building and charming walkways and bridges.  We recently stayed at the resort...

Princess Announces Caribbean Princess Renovation

Next week the Caribbean Princess will undergo an extensive two-week drydock in Freeport, Bahamas.  Debuted in 2004, this will be the third refurbishment the ship has undergone in 13 years.  New for 2017, Princess...
Copper Creek Villas and Cabins at Disney's Wilderness Lodge rooms

Disney Vacation Club Announces Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

Disney fans looking for a new place to hang their hat while visiting Walt Disney World, Orlando will be excited to hear Disney's Vacation club has announced that sales for Copper Creek Villas &...
8 Tips For taking better vacation photos

8 Tips For Taking Better Vacation Photos

I will fully admit I am a picture addict. It's not uncommon for me to take a couple thousand photos while away on a week long vacation. I love putting photo albums together of...
Biltmore Estate Asheville NC

Asheville North Carolina Named the #1 destination in the US to visit in 2017

Asheville, North Carolina has been on my list of places to visit for years. The mountains, charm of the city and local attractions all make it a great location to visit and explore. It...

Star Wars Day at Sea Returns to Disney Cruise Line in Early 2018!

Star Wars fans rejoice!  Disney Cruise Line's epic day at sea returns in 2018 with 15 special Disney Fantasy sailings to the Caribbean from January through April. Guests sailing on Fantasy for the Star Wars...
Princess Cruises to Debut Ocean Medallion Class

Carnival Corporation Announces Ocean Medallion Guest Wearable Device

This week it was announced that Princess Cruises will be the first Carnival Corporation brand to feature the Ocean Medallion™, a wearable device powered by a first-of-its-kind interactive technology platform that enables a new...