Travel Toodles andTidbits
Around the Parks
Pirate’s Adventure~Treasures of the Seven Seas interactive quest in Adventureland at the Magic Kingdom has now begun offering treasure hunters a reward at the end of their quest. For each raid completed guests will receive 1 of 5 collector cards and you can receive a bonus card for completing all 5 missions.
Disney Springs is opening loads of new stores including Super Dry, Sugarboo & Co., Shore, Columbia Sportswear, Coca-Cola Store Orlando, LaCoste, Free People, Johnny Was, and later this summer Levi’s.
Independence Day at Walt Disney World
Magic Kingdom Park – “Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky” will illuminate the park two nights in a row, at 9 p.m. on both July 3 and 4.
Epcot – On July 4 only, guests can expect to see a special patriotic finale added to that evening’s “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth,” which blasts off at 10 p.m.
Photo Credit: DisneyParksBlog.com
Disneyland Resort in Anaheim California is celebrating Independence Day in a BIG way with the United States 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band. Here are the times the band is performing:
4:00 p.m. – Flag Retreat Ceremony in Town Square
4:20 p.m. – Pre-parade, immediately following the Flag Retreat Ceremony
7:00 p.m. – Fourth of July Concert at Fantasyland Theater
Disney’s California Adventure will also feature a July themed Patriotic World of Color at their July 4th shows at 9:00 pm and 10:15pm.
Here's some pictures from the 2012 show:
Downtown Disney District will showcase the Rock Band of the United States 3rd Marine Aircraft WingBand at the Downtown Disney Main Stage at 11:30 am.
Disney Cruise Line is sailing out of New York, California, and Texas in Fall of 2017.
From New York you can sail to Canada or the Bahamas
You can get to Mexico from San Diego.
Explore the Caribbean and Bahamas from Galveston Texas.
Photo Credit: Disney Cruise Line Facebook Page
The new Disney Live-Action film Pete’s Dragon will have sneak peaks showing on both Coasts at Disney’s California Adventure and Disney’s Hollywood Studios beginning on July 1. Pete’s Dragon Premiers in theaters on August 12, 2016.
Read at the the 10 ways that Shanghai Disney Resort is the most technically advanced Disney Resort to Date.
Sandals continues to be the ultimate couples getaway. From watersports to romantic candle light dinners you and your partner will have a chance to connect away from the stresses of everyday life.
Sandals Montego Bay is adding an all new main bar. Work is underway and here is a peek at what it will look like when it is finished.
Photo Credit: Sandals Home-Based Travel Agents Facebook page
Norwegian Cruise Line
Most of the 2017 and 2018 Itineraries have been released for Norwegian Cruises and there are some amazing locations that you can cruise to. The Nowegian Jewel will head to Australia and New Zealand!
Photo Credit: Norwegian Cruise Line Facebook Page
The Norwegian Dawn just emerged from a refurbishment that added Los Lobos(a mexican dining experience), The Cellars, A Michael Mondavi Wine Bar and more.