In this installment of The Vault, we are going to take a trip back at the beginning of the millennium with a look at the 2000-2002 Cruise Vacations promotional VHS tape. The nearly 15-minute video invites viewers to discover uncharted magic on a Disney Cruise vacation providing an overview of the dining, entertainment and activities for all ages aboard the ships.
On the back of the of the VHS slipcase is the following summary.
Come With Us On A Magical Voyage
Enjoy a vacation like none other aboard the first cruise line created by the dream-makers at Disney. Set sail on magic to exotic ports in the Caribbean, including Disney’s own private island paradise, Castaway Cay. With Disney Cruise Line. kids, families and adults have the time fo their lives with on board and shore activities designed just for them. Join us on a 7-night Caribbean Cruise, a combined 7-night Walt Disney World Resort and Bahamian Cruise vacation, or on a 3- or 4-Night Cruise getaway. The Magic of Disney awaits you on grand ships inspired by the majestic ocean lines of the past. Welcome aboard. Your voyage starts wit this video.
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Disney Cruise Line’s 2000 – 2002 promotional VHS slip case featured a flap which opened to an offer letter along with a brochure to entice recipients to set sail on a new kind of Disney vacation.
Following the launch of the Disney Wonder, marketing materials began to promote additional vacation options such as the 7-night Caribbean voyages. Check out some of those rates for a spring vacation.
The brochure featured similar imagery included in marketing material from the launch of the Disney Magic shared in previous installments of The Vault series. The mini booklet of sorts included 2000/2001 sail dates as well as some pricing for the various itineraries and stateroom categories.
Wow, another fun look back to the infancy of Disney Cruise Line. Special thanks again to Pete for taking the time to digitize his original VHS copy of the 2000-2002 Disney Cruise Line Vacations promotional video as well as for the scans of the marketing materials.