Welcome to our blog specifically created for our family's summer vacation, 2010. We have been planning this trip since mid-2008 and we are a week away from beginning this great adventure.
We are bookending a 12-night cruise aboard the Disney Magic with three days in London and a daylong excursion to Canterbury and Leeds Castle.
July 2nd - depart the U.S. via Delta Airlines to London's Gatwick airport, redeye flight.
July 3rd - 6th - London, England
July 6th - Embark on the Disney Magic cruise ship from the Port of Dover
July 7th - At Sea
July 8th - Oslo, Norway
July 9th - Copenhagen, Denmark
July 10th - Warnemunde, Germany (gateway to Berlin)
July 11th - At Sea
July 12th - 13th - St. Petersburg, Russia
July 14th - Helsinki, Finland
July 15th - Stockholm, Sweden
July 16th - 17th - At Sea
July 18th - Disembark and return to London
July 19th - Canterbury and Leeds Castle
July 20th - Return to the US from London's Heathrow Airport.
We are a family of four. Mom, Dad, and two sons ages 14 and 12 1/2 who will be known as DS14 and DS12. For our DISBoard family, you'll know us as NZDisneyMom and the boys are the N and the Z that make me a DisneyMom. For our local friends, well, you know who we are anyway. For everyone else, welcome aboard!