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Take a Family Vacation on a Disney Cruise

From the instant you enter the Disney Magic cruise liner, you will know that every moment of your Caribbean family vacation is sure to feel like a magical adventure. The recently re-imagineered Disney Magic is the ultimate expression of classic ocean liner beauty and grace, and it possesses all of the modern luxuries, comforts, and technologies to make every moment of your excursion a sheer delight.

The enchantment begins as you step into the luminous three-story atrium lobby that is designed with the ambiance of an undersea garden. After you are appropriately greeted by a bronze statue of Helmsman Mickey, you may take note of the spectacular chandelier Disney Cruise for a family vacationoverhead that is reminiscent of the rays of the sun. You will also notice the fine Italian craftsmanship that surrounds you, with glamour and opulence that rings true to the golden age of ocean travel.

The Disney Magic is designed to afford optimum pleasure for families, couples, and solitary travelers with two themed swimming pools for youngsters and their families, and an adult only swimming pool complete with spa jets, the thrilling AquaDunk drop-out waterslide and a spa and fitness center nearby.

Guests aboard the Disney Magic are offered an international menu with a full range of dining options, from intimate gourmet meals to casual quick-service snacks.

Nights aboard the Disney Magic are filled with music, dancing, and socializing at a choice of nightclubs and lounges that range from swanky to sporty and from low key to high energy. You can also catch one of the original Broadway-like live shows, take the kids to a Character Greeting, or one of Disney’s latest movies in digital 3-D.

Daytime offers entertainment in fantastic settings along with youth clubs for kids and an assortment of play areas located throughout the ship.

The well-appointed staterooms are comfortable and elegantly designed with a nautical theme, ample storage space, and split bathrooms are available for family convenience.

Guests of the Disney Magic are often intrigued by the fine artistry and attention to detail that surrounds them. With specially commissioned sculptures, woodwork, paintings, and eloquently framed rare animation cells from the Disney Studio archives; along with meticulously painted murals accompanied by fine furnishings, guests are treated to a visual cornucopia of stimulating browsing.

You can lounge on your choice of the Disney Magic’s 11 spacious decks while cruising to and from the various Caribbean islands, where golden beaches and exotic marketplaces offer tantalizing native dishes and hand-crafted pieces of jewelry, apparel, and intriguing works of art and craft.

Cruising the Caribbean and hopping from island to island becomes a seamless adventure of wonder and awe onboard the Disney Magic. With a crew of 950 cast members and staff, guests are assured the very best in service along with the meticulous attention to detail that is associated with all things Disney.

Whether you are traveling with family, friends, that special someone, or if you are on a solo venture, cruising the Disney Magic is sure to beget joyous and enchanting memories that will last a lifetime.

To book your Disney Cruise, call Kelli at Concierge Travel Design at 215-598-8690.

Family Vacation in Turks & Caicos

Beaches Turks & Caicos has long been known for being one of the premier destinations for families in the Caribbean. And now they can prove it. Travel & Leisure just awarded Beaches Turks & Caicos the 2014 #1 Hotel for Family Vacation in the Caribbean. World-class amenities, superior service and attention to the tiniest detail set Beaches Turks & Caicos apart from the competition.
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Turks & Caicos is a charming string of 40 small islands just east of the Dominican Republic. A mere 75 minute flight from Miami makes this Caribbean destination one of the easiest to get to. Hop a flight in the morning and you can be on their powder-sand beaches by noon.

Turks & Caicos boasts pristine white-sand beaches and world-renowned scuba diving and snorkeling. The islands offer the perfect mix of laid-back adventures in a variety of activities such as sailing, sport fishing, shopping, water sports, historical ruins and sites as well as conservation destinations for tropical plants and wildlife.

Nestled among this paradise is the all-inclusive Beaches Turks & Caicos. This exquisite resort caters to families, and there is no better place on the island to bring your family. They offer an astounding number of options, activities and restaurants sure to please mom and dad, the kids and even the grandparents.

The largest, by far, of all the Beaches resorts, Turks & Caicos has four distinct villages covering their massive resort property: Italian Village, French Village, Caribbean Village and the newest, Key West Village.

There are over 30 different room categories ensuring that every family can find the right accommodations to suit both their budget and their needs. Luxury-included rooms offer affordable options surrounded by top-tier amenities such as mahogany furniture and marble counter tops. Rooms feature views of the meticulously manicured gardens, the pools or the ocean.

A wide variety of suites, penthouses and villas offer delightful options for families of all sizes. Many of these larger accommodations have multiple connecting rooms. Kids get their own separate areas complete with trundle beds, bunk beds and even in-room Xbox 360° game consoles while adults enjoy the finer touches such as fully-stocked wet bars and king-size beds.

The most exclusive accommodations feature Beaches Butler Service. Whether you request flower petals in your bath or your favorite signature cocktail delivered to your seaside balcony, imagine having your own butler cater to your every whim. Trained by the Guild of Professional English Butlers, top-tier guests experience luxury like no other.

But Beaches does their best to lure you out of your room with 16 restaurants and 13 bars. All food and premium drinks as well as gratuities are included so you can sample the world’s best cuisine. Diners can find everything from a dazzling array of delicacies in Asian cuisine, fresh-caught seafood to Italian fare and the best of beach-side grills.

Guests can work off some of those delicious calories at fitness centers or by joining the many activities offered to them. Scuba diving and snorkeling are among the most popular choices. Beginners can get certified at the resort, and experienced divers can take two dives a day – all included. Tennis, water sports, sand volleyball, dancing and nighttime entertainment ensure the action never stops.

Five pools, two kiddie pools and three whirlpools are refreshing and pristine options for those who prefer their water fresh. A favorite among kids (and parents) is the 45,000 sq. ft. Pirate Island Water Park. Kids can also join the fun at Sesame Street themed Kids Camp and special activities geared for older tween and teens. Certified nannies and staff are always in attendance ensuring your most precious possessions are in the best of hands while you enjoy some much deserved relaxation time.

The Caribbean is littered with all-inclusive family resorts. Doesn’t your family deserve the best? Let help you design a Beaches package that will delight your family as well as your wallet. Experience the ultimate in luxury with the ones you love at Beaches Turks & Caicos.