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Six Charming Cities You Can Visit in Spain with Disney Cruise Line

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Disney Cruise Line’s summer season in Europe offers the chance for Disney cruisers to explore multiple countries on one magical voyage. There are a number of incredible European destinations that you can visit, but today we are sharing with you six Spanish cities you can visit in Spain with Disney Cruise Line.

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Barcelona is one of Disney’s homeports for cruises in the Mediterranean, and you’ll definitely want to extend your vacation with extra days in this vibrant locale before your cruise. If you join the Adventures by Disney Barcelona Short Escape, Adventure Guides host special guided experiences and handle all the travel details to make your vacation carefree. You’ll discover the culture of this magnificent city through its Gothic architecture, museums, parks and people, including private tours of Gaudí’s La Sagrada Familia and Parque Güell.

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One of the world’s oldest cities, Cádiz retains its romantic charm, significant architecture and ancient ruins. The 3,000-year-old city is filled with colorful plazas, gardens and historic Moorish and Baroque cathedrals. Visit the second largest Roman theater discovered in the world, enjoy a panoramic view of the city from the top of Torre Tavira and dine on ocean delicacies like squid, shrimp and lobster.

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Off the east coast of Spain, this idyllic island in the Mediterranean Sea is stocked with breathtaking beaches, ancient caves, historical sites, glamorous shops and quaint restaurants. Snorkel or drive in the turquoise waters, climb to Ibiza Castle in Dalt Vila (Old Town) or simply spend your day soaking up the sun in this gorgeous destination.

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A gem on Spain’s Costa del Sol (Coast of the Sun), Málaga is one of the oldest ports in the Mediterranean. Its storied past is reflected through diverse architecture and museums. Explore Moorish castles, take a trip through time in the historic quarter, visit the Picasso Museum or sunbathe on sparkling beaches.

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Palma de Mallorca
Palma de Mallorca is the capital city of the Balearic Islands known for endless sun and age-old sites steeped in history. The city is rich in Roman and Arab history, where the remnants of the past blends with contemporary Spanish living. Explore majestic cathedrals, historic sites, boutiques and cafés, or travel just outside the city to white-sand beaches and pristine waters.

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Vigo is a city of Galicia and an independent region in the Spanish province known for its fishing industry. Dine on fresh seafood, including Galician oysters, explore streets steeped in medieval charm, and encounter exquisite shops, ancient forts and palaces. If you feel like relaxing, Vigo and its surrounding areas boast beautiful beaches.

Siera is a travel agent with Destinations in Florida, an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner and member of the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA). She would love to help you plan your next cruise at no cost to you. Contact Siera today at siera@destinationsinflorida.com or at 734-771-1290 for more information or your free, no obligation quote. 

New 2015 Adventures by Disney Itineraries in Europe

Adventures by Disney vacations are an incredible way to see the world without having to worry about anything! These itineraries, which are available all over the world, immerse you in the rich cultures, traditional flavors and fascinating history of each destination you visit. Disney has just added two new 2015 Adventures by Disney itineraries in Europe to Spain and Tuscany that will let you experience these areas unlike ever before.


From a culinary adventure through the Italian countryside, to exploring the treasures of Spanish art and history, these new 2015 Adventures by Disney itineraries offer something for everyone.




You can taste your way through Tuscany like never before on this 7-day, 6-night culinary adventure. You’re sure to delight your taste buds on this Adventures by Disney Tuscany vacation during a private hands-on pasta lesson and interactive pizza making. Then, you will set off on a once-in-a-lifetime truffle hunting experience with an expert truffle-hunter and his truffle-hunting hound. Later, you can relax while you take in the picturesque view of the Italian countryside while enjoying a delicious Tuscan country picnic, as well as wine blending and olive oil infusion activities.


With bustling cities and breathtaking beaches, Spain is a melting pot of art, history and culture just waiting to be explored. On this 9-day, 8-night tour of Spain with stops in Madrid, Barcelona, Seville and Marbella, you will learn how to dance the Flamenco with private lessons, along with paella making and sangria mixing activities. In Barcelona, you can skip the lines to visit the famed La Sagrada Familia, and tour Gaudi’s other masterpieces. You’ll also enjoy privately guided tours to landmark monuments such as Madrid’s Royal Palace and Prado Museum, Córdoba’s La Mezquita, Seville’s Plaza de España, Barcelona’s Park Guell and more.


Whether you want to explore the timeless culinary traditions of Tuscany or the vibrant charm of Spain’s cities, an Adventures by Disney vacation is an experience you’ll never forget!

Siera is a travel agent with Destinations to Explore. She would love to help you plan your next vacation at no cost to you. Request your free, no obligation quote on the right side of the page or email siera@destinationstoexplore.com for information.

Kids Tour Free on 2013 European Shore Excursions with Royal Caribbean

Kids receive a complimentary 2013 European Shore Excursion when two adults in the same stateroom book the same excursion!

Through the month of May, you can book a European cruise and shore excursion and receive a complimentary shore
excursion for your kids 12 years of age and under. This offer is valid on sailings between May and November 2013
on Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas ship, Brilliance of the Seas ship, and Serenade of the Seas ship.

Your reservations must be made at least 4 days prior to sailing to enjoy this fabulous offer.

Incredible scenery, medieval towns out of a fairy tale, ancient ruins and more – there’s something everyone can enjoy in Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s amazing European ports of call. Choose sailings from May through November 2013 on three great ships:
• Brilliance of the Seas: offering Scandinavia-Russia and Norwegian fjords itineraries from Harwich, England;
• Navigator of the Seas: Eastern Mediterranean itineraries from Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy, and from Messina (Sicily), Italy.
• Serenade of the Seas: Mediterranean itineraries from Barcelona, Spain.

Your kids will be wowed in more than one language!

Here is a list of the top 5 family tours for Europe:

  • Rome: Taste of Rome for Families
  • Salerno: Sorrento with Pizza Making for Families
  • Dubrovnik: Dubrovnik by Cable Car for Families
  • Gibraltar: Upper Rock Tour for Families
  • St. Petersburg: Paint Your Own Matryoshka Doll & Russian Tea Party for Families

This special offer ends May 31 so book today! You can get your free, no obligation quote at spreadingmagic@gmail.com!