Ep. 263 - Bonus - A Fantastic First: Julie Shares Her Family's First Experience on Disney Cruise Line

November 20, 2022 00:41:31
Ep. 263 - Bonus - A Fantastic First: Julie Shares Her Family's First Experience on Disney Cruise Line
DCL Duo Podcast
Ep. 263 - Bonus - A Fantastic First: Julie Shares Her Family's First Experience on Disney Cruise Line
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Show Notes

We're chatting with Julie on our bonus show this week, all about her family's first time cruising aboard Disney Cruise Line, on a fabulous 7-night Easter Caribbean sailing on the Disney Fantasy. Come hear her thoghts on sailing DCL for the first time, as a long-time parks goer.  We always love hearing from first-time cruisers!!

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