If I’m being honest, my favorite day on board a Disney ship is embarkation day. I’m not sure exactly why that is – if it’s the excitement and anticipation of the upcoming cruise, the fact that the ship is all clean and neat after being turned over from the previous cruise, or if it’s just [...]
Author Archive: Pete Werner
I wonder what my house looks like? Given that this is my 7th trip this year, it seems like I’m never home. Max the intern (who guards the homestead while I’m gone along with Max the Dog) has started replacing furniture and I hear he’s picking out new drapes for the family room. After completing [...]
Disney is warning those who have signed up for their “Disney Destinations” email notifications that the service providing those emails, Epsilon, was recently compromised – and so were the email addresses they had in their databases. The Disney email reads “We have been informed by one of our email service providers, Epsilon, that your email [...]
The Beach Club is a nice resort – it was never one of my favorites, but it also wasn’t the scene of any horrendous experiences. I haven’t stayed here for about 5 or 6 years, but on previous visits I’d stayed on the Concierge floor (as I did for this visit) and always found it to be enjoyable. While nothing awful happened during our 4 day visit, I can’t say that I was overly impressed by the hotel. I walked away feeling that it was nice, but no better than many other upscale (non-Disney) resorts I’ve visited in the past.