Why 6 straight days at sea on Med repo???

Discussion in 'Disney Cruise Line Forum' started by WeLuvDCL, Mar 28, 2006.

  1. WeLuvDCL

    WeLuvDCL First to cruise Kingdom to Kingdom on the Magic an

    May 10, 2005
    Am I the only one wondering why there are 6 days at sea on the Med repos?? :confused3
    Does it really take 6 days to get from the Bahamas to the Canary islands?? I was hoping for a stop in New York and/or Bermuda, then we would have booked in a heartbeat! My DH is prone to sea sickness and I just can't risk 6 days of rough seas for the prices they are charging. I'm really disappointed because we were planning on going to the Med next year anyway and we had sooooo much fun on the PC repo last May.

    Oh well, we are going to a plan a land/air tour with friends instead, making stops at Disneyland Paris and to sea the Magic in one of the ports! :banana:
  2. markmyboy

    markmyboy Mouseketeer

    Jul 10, 2000
    I think 6 days is about the amount of time that it takes. A regular transatlantic on Cunard is 6 days from New York to Southampton, so I would assume Canary Island to Bahamas is about the same.
  3. tvguy

    tvguy Question anything the facts don't support.

    Dec 15, 2003
    Yep, it takes 6 days to cross to Europe. 4 days from the West Coast to Hawaii. My mom did that, said the 4 straight days at sea were the best part of the cruise.
  4. ivanova

    ivanova <font color=blue>DIS Veteran<br><font color=red>Hi

    Jan 21, 2002
    Look at any other cruise line that does transatlantic cruises (like Cunard) ... NYC to SouthHampton is at least 5 days straight with no stops ... Castaway Cay is probably further away accounting for the 6th day at sea.
  5. JeannieH

    JeannieH Mouseketeer

    Oct 19, 2005
    If it takes 2and half days from Cape Canaveral to St. Maarten..........then it wont take a mathematician to work out that 6 days is about right. Worth every minute.......even if the Atlantic is rough! Europe is wonderful. :)

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