Title: Planning your Disney Cruise Word Count: 425 Summary: Whether you are first time cruiser or seasoned veteran Disney passenger, plan ahead and budget and you can save alot of money on your next Disney Cruise. Keywords: diney, disney cruise, disney cruise line, cruise,cruises,caribbean cruise,carnival cruise,princess cruises,cruise review,cruise reviews, cruise critic, cruise ship reviews Article Body: You are about to take voyage aboard one of the most beautiful and celebrated Cruise Lines in the world, the Disney Cruise Line. Disney is known for their legendary service, stunning decor and wonderful activities suited for the whole family. That is why the Disney Cruise line is considered to be the best for families. As a result, many first time Cruisers are drawn to the Disney Line. Some first time Cruisers worry that they won’t fit in with the wealthy cruisers. We’ll there is no need to worry, Disney is known for their casual family atmosphere. Disney has taken all the needs of the first timer in mind, so relax, and have fun! What is included in your Disney Cruise? Cruise fares, onboard accommodations, meals, entertainment, and activities are all included. There are a number of expenses that are not covered however. Airfare to your port of embarkation and debarkation is usually not covered. As well as, hotel stays before and after your Cruise. Gratuities, taxes, and trip insurance are extra as well. Don’t forget to plan for your shore excursions, alcohol, laundry, telephone calls, beauty and spa services and babysitting. They are all going to cost you more money, so be prepared. At one time, Cruising was reserved for the affluent. However, today Cruising has become much more affordable. Here are some of the ways to save money on a Disney Cruise: Book your Cruise early Booking up to 18 months in advance could save you anywhere from $30 to $890 per stateroom. Promotions and Discount Disney has offered off-season discounts in the past. (From February-May and September to December). These discounts have been up to 40%. To learn more about Disney promotions and discounts visit MouseSavers and TheMouseforless. Call a Travel Agent Travel Agents are good at finding the best deal. Some Travel agents are able to book blocks of staterooms in advance, locking in discounts for you for you to grab later on. Save with Onboard Booking When you book your next Cruise onboard your Cruise ship, you can receive special pricing. Florida Residents Florida residents may qualify for 50% off discounts on selected Cruises. Call the official Disney Cruise Line phone number or visit disneycruise.com. There are also special rates for special people Infants and kids under 12, AAA and Costco members, the Disney vacations club, annual Passholders, Canadian residents, Military personnel and repeat Cruisers all may receive special discounts. For more information, and to receive the free booklet and video/DVD, contact the Disney Cruise Line. Enjoy your Dream Disney Cruise!