Unique to Disney Cruise Line, one-of-kind family adventures will be offered at select ports of call. These immersive, interactive tours allow families to experience the sites and culture of the destination in a fun and entertaining way while spending quality time together.
In one instance, the Sidi Bou Said Treasure Hunt in Tunis guides families throughout focal points of this popular destination by following clues. This entertaining quest brings to life the culture, sites, sounds and flavors of the city.
As part of this Port Adventure, families visit a traditional Tunisian house, learn about the origin of Sidi Bou Said from a local storyteller, receive a hand-painted henna tattoo, bargain with local merchants for a keepsake water vessel, sip freshly prepared mint tea and get their name written in Arabic as a souvenir.
Disney World Resort
A dazzling new lighting spectacle is transforming the iconic Cinderella Castle at Walt Disney World Resort into a glimmering, shimmering ice palace at holiday time.
Bathed in more than 200,000 tiny white lights, the castle glows and glistens as "Cinderella's Holiday Wish" delights Magic Kingdom guests. The nightly (5:45 p.m.) illumination follows live onstage appearances by Mickey, Minnie and the gang, Fairy Godmother, Cinderella and her Prince Charming.
Park guests are treated to an icy wonderland seeming to fill up half the sky.
As if suddenly dusted in a million ice crystals, Cinderella Castle shines like the galaxies, adding to the wintertime wonderment of the holidays at Florida's Vacation Kingdom.
To transform Cinderella's fairytale castle into a magical ice palace it took ...
* Five weeks and 65 elves
* Two cranes
* 15 miles of cables, cut and dyed castle colors, supporting ...
* 32,000 square feet of fishing nets, supporting ...
* 200,000 energy-efficient LEDs, interspersed with ...
* 500 strobes
* One Fairy Godmother working some very special magic ..
With the wave of her wand and the help of park guests, Fairy Godmother grants Cinderella's wish that her castle should shimmer like her famous glass slippers. In a dazzling instant, the castle suddenly shines like a glistening blanket of ice.