As I mentioned at the start of our Dubai post, figuring out a destination for this trip was a painstakingly long effort, one that we didn't finalize until early April. Once we decided on the Maldives, narrowing down our resort selection took a while too, with Jen spending a decent amount of time talking to … Continue reading Vilamendhoo Resort – Paradise Found
To kick off my series covering our most recent vacation, we’re looking back at the first few days of our trip, spent in Dubai. First, it’s prudent to give a little history on how we got here. Our daughter graduated from college this year, and as both a present to her and a last hurrah … Continue reading Four Days in Dubai
Let's start this off by talking food. As I mentioned in part 1, we'd managed to secure a reservation for brunch at Palo on the first sea day, which was the first full day of the cruise. We'd eaten here last year on our Disney Dream sailing and liked the entire experience so much that … Continue reading Spring Break on the Disney Fantasy – Part 2
We'd originally planned on staying home over spring break this year, but as the date got closer we started rethinking that plan, realizing that with our daughter graduating college this year, family getaways like this would probably be few and far between. With that in mind, we started casually checking out a few cruise options … Continue reading Spring Break on the Disney Fantasy – Part 1
The Seaside is, in a word, beautiful. There's no denying that. If you want to see for yourself, check out the videos we've been posting from on-board that include public area walk-throughs and cabin tours. We've got plenty more to come too, so be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel! If you'd rather watch … Continue reading MSC Seaside: The Ship!