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Disney Dream Creates Magic At Sea

In this digitally paced world, 10 years is a long time to wait for a next generation product, but that's just what Disney Cruise Lines did. Following on the success of the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder, the Disney Dream was christened by godmother Jennifer Hudson on January 19, 2011 in Port Canaveral, Florida. Disney invited hundreds of newspaper reporters, travel writers,...

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Disney Fantasy: A First Look at a Fantastic Ship

There's lots of excitement about the launch of Disney Cruise Line's newest ship, Disney Fantasy, the sister ship to Disney Dream which has been sailing since early 2011. It was great fun to get a sneak peek while she was in New York City for her inauguration.She stopped in port after arriving from Germany where she was built, before heading to Port Canaveral,...

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Seduced By The Cayman Island Sisters

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An “All Inclusive” That Works Regardless of Trip Advisor: Wyndham Sugar Bay, St. Thomas

An “All Inclusive” That Works Regardless of Trip Advisor: Wyndham* Sugar Bay, St. ThomasWe were alerted to some recent negative reviews about this property posted in Trip AdvisorWe queried the company responsible for the property’s public relations and asked her to press the management for details. She reassured us that there was an unusual glitch in reservations and service...

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Family Tee Time Golf With Kids

As golf becomes more popular with younger generations, golf resorts are catering to grandparents and parents interested in upping their game with kids -- whether on vacation or during special skills camps.  By incoporating youth golf programs, one-on-one instruction and kid-friendly discounts, many golf resorts are bringing families closer together for the love of the sport.  Whether your...

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Laying Back At The Oyster Bay Beach Resort, St. Martin

At Oyster Bay Beach Resort, the pleasures of having a timeshare in the Caribbean without the responsibility can add up to a lot of vacation value for a family looking for sun, sand, a gorgeous pool and the laid back lifestyle of a quiet island like Sint Maarten.  Sint Maarten is the Dutch side of the bi-national island shared between the Netherlands Antilles and...

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Making the Most of Your Familymoon: Marriage with Kids in Tow

According to the Stepfamily Association of America, there are now as many stepfamilies as “intact” families. The Association says a whopping 65%+ of remarriages now bring children into the new relationship. And the Caribbean, with its mix of the sensual and the accessible, is still a perfect place for those tying the...

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Barbados, West Indies Hotels And Resorts

Barbados is a very civilized Caribbean Island that takes its British heritage seriously, offering families beautiful beaches, a proud and well educated citizenry, and quality accommodations at a price to match.  Multigenerational groups will appreciate that this island also has excellent medical facilities if anyone is in need of assistance. Here's our look at some of the best family resorts...

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Norwegian Getaway Sets Her Sails For Miami

Norwegian Cruise Line may be leading the race among the majors to win the hearts and minds of novice cruisers. Just as their tag line “Cruise Like a Norwegian” brings to mind intrepid explorers, fierce Vikings, or freestyle cruising depending on your point of reference, innovation has become their signature.Vacation seekers who

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Win a Trip to Paradise Island with the Picture Yourself in Paradise Contest

Think your family deserves a Bahamas getaway?  Here’s your chance to win a Paradise Island vacation with the "Picture Yourself in Paradise" Facebook contest.  All you need to do is submit a 30 second video explaining why you merit this fabulous tropical getaway.  The grand prize package includes round...

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