Ths DIS is a great place to ask Disney Cruise Line questions and share tips.
Dreams Unlimited Travel - The official sponsor of the Disney Cruise Forums Dreams Unlimited Travel - the official sponsor of the Disney Cruise Forums  

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Disney Cruise Line > Disney Cruise Line Forum
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS UpdatesDIS email updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read



Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 12-03-2012, 03:12 PM   #1
ag73
Earning My Ears
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 32

Red face DD & Me on NYE Cruise on Disney Wonder Dec 30

I booked this cruise for my DD (6) and I. We don't have friends or relatives to spend NYE so I thought it'll be good to get onboard...but I'm having second thoughts and I am afraid of doing it by myself...

Am I crazy for doing the cruise this time of the year by ourself?
Should I canceled it??? Please help me make a decision... Thanks
ag73 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 03:27 PM   #2
meajuly5
DIS Veteran
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 720

Go and enjoy. It's actually an easy vaca to do alone. My advice is get her used to kids club right away do you can book yourself a spa treatment. Think ahead and grab a drink or a bottle of water for your stateroom for the times when you can't leave. She'll gave a blast. Just go with the flow and enjoy whatever you get to.
meajuly5 is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 12-03-2012, 03:29 PM   #3
slg4crzn
Mouseketeer
 
slg4crzn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 242

A cruise would be great fun for NYE. Meet people-talk to everyone! You will have a blast. Better than sitting at home. If your daughter can stay awake till midnight there is a party on deck! I just returned from a six day WDW trip and I went alone! It was wonderful. You did not make a mistake. It will be great and bonding time for you two!
slg4crzn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 03:49 PM   #4
Cptjackandcrew
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 341

There is a very quiet Dis Meet thread for the NYE cruise. We're on board, but not the same situation as you. Post and look on there to find a "friend". Your DD will love the cruise...and so will you!
__________________


Cptjackandcrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 06:36 PM   #5
lucky1
Face Character
 
lucky1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Southwest Desert
Posts: 2,669

We had a blast on the NYE cruise...Don't request a table for just yourself and you have an opportunity to meeting some friends for your DD and yourself. We are still in contact with our table mates from our NYE cruise. Also gave our DD time to hang out with 3 girls her age. While it was DH, DD and I, At our table were 1 single mom and 2 daughters and another single mom and her 1 daughter.
__________________
Lucky1
Ready to go to DL or WDW at anytime
Part of a Disney Family

Last edited by lucky1; 12-04-2012 at 08:01 AM. Reason: typo correction
lucky1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 09:16 PM   #6
newmommie77
Mouseketeer
 
newmommie77's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 165

I am bringing dd7. I was worried she would not have fun too. She is not one to make friends with people she doesn't know but she is very excited about kids club.
__________________
[/url]
newmommie77 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:29 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.