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Travel Information and Guides for You

Did you know that from time to time we have mailers, both hard copy and email, that we can send out to our clients with travel tips, tricks, destinations and experiences, in addition to the latest promotions for travel you may be interested in.  Here is an example of a recent mailer we sent out.

The hard copy of this brochure is awesome, but the electronic version offers the same information in an easy to use online format.  Check it out http://ebooks.travelleaders.com/2017/luxury/index.html.

To get on our mailing list to receive our travel tips, newsletters and other destination information, either email info@travelonadream.com or fill out our request form here.

Sail with Celebrity and Save!

Last week, Celebrity Cruises previewed its newest ship, coming in late 2018, Celebrity Edge.

This ship has some amazing features, including some new suites and infinite verandas, bringing you closer to the sea.

Don’t forget the Magic Carpet!

Bookings are open for the Celebrity Edge now for dates from mid-December 2018 through late-April 2019, but space is limited so it’s time to book now!

With every Celebrity Edge booking that you make with Travel On A Dream that is deposited by March 31, you will receive an extra $25 onboard credit on top of our usual amounts.  You don’t need to do anything special to receive this, just book and apply the deposit to with your Travel On A Dream counselor today!

IN ADDITION TO CELEBRITY EDGE, we want to get you onboard a Celebrity cruise in 2017, so we have some special offers for you.

Book a Celebrity 2017 Equinox 7 night Caribbean sailing and you will receive 1 specialty dining credit for two (value of $100).

Book a 2017 Celebrity Europe cruise and you will receive 2 specialty dining credits for two (value of $200).

Book an April, May or June 2017 Celebrity Cruise and you will receive $150 onboard credit.

Bonuses apply to new bookings only.  All three of these offers are in addition to our usual onboard credit as well as Celebrity’s current offers, so what are you waiting for?  Contact your Travel On A Dream counselor today for these great offers!

Two Great Priced Royal Caribbean Sailings from Travel On A Dream

Have you been considering cruising over New Years Eve to ring in 2018?  We have special rates on the Liberty of the Seas sailing out of Galveston on December 31, 2017.  Plus in addition to these great rates, if you book by March 15, 2017, you will also get an additional $25 – $50 onboard credit, just for booking with us!  Here is what we are seeing for pricing for two adults today:

Inside
BOGO60 $2300.90
Travel On A Dream Group Rate $2101.90
Oceanview
BOGO60 $2781.90
Travel On A Dream Group Rate $2501.90
Balcony
BOGO60 $3598.90
Travel On A Dream Group Rate $3341.90

Not wanting to travel over the holidays and looking to experience on of the largest cruise ships in the world, Oasis of the Seas? We have special rates on the December 3, 2017 sailing as well. Plus in addition to these rate rates, if you book by March 15, 2017, you will also get an additional $50 – $75 onboard credit, just for booking with us! Here are the prices today for two adults:

Inside
BOGO60 $1922.82
Travel On A Dream Group Rate $1639.16
Oceanview
BOGO60 $2003.82
Travel On A Dream Group Rate $1769.16
Balcony
BOGO60 $2402.82
Travel On A Dream Group Rate $1965.16

Great pricing plus spending money onboard, who could ask for more! Space is limited and extra onboard credit offer is on select categories only. Other categories may be available as well with a lower onboard credit offer. Ask your Travel On A Dream agent today for details or email us at vacations@travelonadream.com.

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Summer 2018 Disney Cruise Line Dates Released

Today, Disney Cruise Line announced its itineraries for summer of 2018. Bookings will open Here is what we are seeing:

Disney Dream:
Sailing from Port Canaveral
4 night Bahamian sailings on Mondays and 3 night Bahamian sailings on Fridays with some exceptions:

5 night Bahamian cruises with ports of call in Nassau and two stops at Castaway Cay – June 1, 10, 15, 24, 29 and July 8

4 night Bahamian cruises with ports of call in Nassau and two stops at Castaway Cay – June 6, 20 and July 4

Disney Fantasy:
Sailing from Port Canaveral
Alternating 7 night Eastern and Western Caribbean sailings on Saturdays with two exceptions:

6/30 – 11 night Southern Caribbean from Port Canaveral – with ports of call in Barbados, Martinique, St. Kitts, San Juan and Castaway Cay

7/11 – 3 night Bahamian Cruise from Port Canaveral – with ports of call in Nassau and Castaway Cay

Disney Wonder:
Sailing from San Diego, California to Vancouver and then Alaska sailings for the summer.

5/16 – 5 night San Diego to Vancouver repositioning – with ports of call in San Francisco and Victoria

5/21 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

5/28 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

6/4 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

6/11 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

6/18 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

6/25 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Icey Strait Point, Juneau, Tracy Arm, Ketchikan

7/2 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

7/9 – 9 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Ketchikan, Icey Strait Point, Juneau, Hubbard Glacier, Skagway, Tracy Arm

7/18 – 5 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm and Ketchikan

7/23 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

7/30 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

8/6 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

8/13 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

8/20 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

8/27 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan

9/3 – 7 night Alaska from Vancouver – with ports of call in Icy Strait Point, Skagway, Juneau, Tracy Arm, Ketchikan

Disney Magic:

5/13 – Miami to Barcelona – with ports of call in Ponta Delgada, Lisbon, Cadiz, Malaga and Ibiza

5/26 – 7 night Mediterranean from Barcelona – with ports of call in Naples, Rome, Livorno and Cannes.

6/2 – 7 night Mediterranean from Barcelona – with ports of call in Naples, Rome, Livorno and Villefranche

6/9 – 7 night Mediterranean from Barcelona – with ports of call in Naples, Rome, Livorno and Villefranche

6/16 – 7 night Mediterranean from Barcelona to Rome – with ports of call in Marseille, Villefranche, Genoa, Livorno, Naples, ending in Civitavecchia

6/23 – 7 night Mediterranean from Rome – with ports of call in Naples, Livorno, Genoa, Cannes, Marseille, ending in Barcelona

6/30 – 7 night Mediterranean from Barcelona – with ports of call in Naples, Rome, Livorno and Villefranche

7/7 – 10 night Mediterranean from Barcelona – with ports of call in Marseille, Villefranche, Genoa, Livorno, Rome, Naples, Palma de Malorca,

7/17 – 5 night Mediterranean from Barcelona – Cannes, Livorno and Rome

7/22 – 7 night Repositiioning from Barcelona to Dover – with ports of call in Cadiz, Lisbon, Vigo, Cherbourg

7/29 – 11 night Baltic from Dover – with ports of call in Amsterdam, Warnemunde, Stockholm, Helsinki, overnight in St. Petersburg, Tallinn, and ending in Copenhagen.

8/9 – 7 night Baltic from Copenhagen – with ports of call in Tallinn, overnight in St. Petersburg, Helsinki, Stockholm

8/16 – 10 night Iceland and Norway from Copenhagen – with ports of call in Kristiansand, Stavanger, Alesund, overnight in Reykjavik, Invergordon and ending in Dover

8/26 – 7 night Norway cruise from Dover – with ports of call in Copenhagen, Oslo, Kristiansand, Stavanger

9/2 – 7 night British Isles cruise from Dover – with ports of call in Cork, Dublin, Greenock, Liverpool

The Disney Dream and Fantasy sailings through the end of September will be available. Sailings after September 9 for the Disney Magic and September 10 for the Disney Wonder will be available to book with the next release.

Welcoming Kate Cox – World Travel Consultant

Today we are pleased to announce a new addition to our Travel On A Dream team. While we have helped many clients with international travel, Kate’s specialty is international travel. We have asked Kate to share a bit about herself:

Travel is the greatest investment people ever make. The payoffs are numerous and the experience priceless!

Being a World Travel Consultant and assisting in each client experience becomes personal to me each and every time. I take so much pride in what I do and how I do it!

It is a journey daily.

I have several years in the industry and never tire of listening to the incredible memories clients make. I am so grateful to share my passion and knowledge.

My specialty is International Travel: Tours, River Cruises, Safaris, Ocean Cruises and much more.

I give a part of myself and my own dreams when I am building a clients trip in this great big world that I love so much!

I say “Come along with me… the best is yet to be”!!

I am Kate Cox and excited about joining the Travel On A Dream team.

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Disney Cruise Line Early 2018 Itineraries Announced!

Disney Cruise Line has just announced their upcoming itineraries for Spring 2018 sailings. Bookings for these sailings will start on Thursday, October 27, 2016 with one day advance sales to Gold and Platinum Castaway Club members. If you would like to make a new booking, please let your consultant know as soon as possible so they can take care of this for you. You can also click on the “Request A Quote” on the menu above.

Here is what we are seeing:

Disney Dream
Sailing from Port Canaveral
4 night Bahamian sailings on Mondays and 3 night Bahamian sailings on Fridays

Disney Fantasy
Sailing from Port Canaveral
Alternating 7 night Eastern and Western Caribbean sailings on Saturdays

Disney Wonder
Sailing from Galveston, Texas in early January, repositioning to San Juan, Puerto Rico for three Southern Caribbean sailings. She will then reposition to Port Canaveral until it’s time to go to the West Coast for some sailings from San Diego.

January 5 – 4 night Western Caribbean from Galveston with a stop in Cozumel
January 9 – 5 night repositioning to San Juan, with a stop at Falmouth
January 14 – 7 night Southern, visiting Antigua, St. Lucia, Curacao & Aruba
January 21 – 7 night Southern, visiting St. Kitts, Martinique, Antigua & Aruba
January 28 – 7 night Southern, visiting Antigua, St. Lucia, Bonaire & Aruba
February 4 – 4 night Repositioning to Port Canaveral, visiting St. Thomas & Castaway Cay
February 8, March 15, 22 – 3 night to Nassau and Castaway Cay
February 11 – 7 night Western, visiting Key West, Costa Maya, Cozumel and Castaway Cay
February 18, March 4 – 7 night Eastern, visiting St. Maarten, San Juan and Castaway Cay
February 25 – 7 night Western, visiting Grand Cayman, Costa Maya, Cozumel and Castaway Cay
March 29 and April 5 – 3 night, visiting Castaway Cay
March 11, 18, 25, April 1 – 4 night, visiting Nassau and Castaway Cay
April 8 – 14 night Panama Canal cruise, visiting Castaway Cay, Cartagena, through the Panama Canal, Puntarenas (Costa Rica), Puerto Vallarta, Cabo San Lucas and ending in San Diego
April 22, 29, May 6 – 5 night sailings, visiting Ensenada and Cabo San Lucas
May 12 – 3 night sailing to Ensenada
April 27, May 4, 11 – 2 night sailing to Ensenada

Disney Magic
Miami, Florida
January 7, 21, February 4, March 18, April 1 – 5 night sailings to Cozumel and Castaway Cay
January 12, 26, February 9, March 9, 23, April 6, 20, May 4 – 5 night sailings to Key West, Nassau and Castaway Cay
January 3, 17, 31, April 25, May 9 – 4 night sailings to Key West, Nassau and Castaway Cay
February 14, March 14, April 11 – 4 night sailing to Nassau & Castaway Cay
February 18, April 15, 29 – 5 night sailings to Grand Cayman and Castaway Cay
March 28 – 4 night sailing to Key West and Castaway Cay

Please contact your Travel On A Dream agent or email vacations@travelonadream.com for your quote.