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Dreaming of Iceland? Iceland Procruises’ 2020 Trips on Sale

It’s no secret Iceland has become one of Europe’s hottest destinations in recent years. Families looking for a way to enjoy their visit without getting lost in the shuffle might want to consider an expedition cruise via Iceland ProCruises, which just issued its 2020 itineraries ­— that’s right, 2020. That’s because the company, which specializes […]

Adventure Cruising with the Family

Cruises are one of the vacation types that seem nearly perfectly engineered for families with children. Sure, there are plenty of adult activities, but the plethora of pools, relatively contained environment and a number of other kid-friendly draws means mainstream cruise lines will likely always have a number of children on them. Cruises themselves are […]

Bigger, Better: Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas is a Floating Resort

It’s here. Royal Caribbean’s much-talked-about Symphony of the Seas — the world’s largest cruise ship — made its U.S. debut and is sailing out of Miami’s newest cruise terminal. How big is it? The ship, sailing Mediterranean itineraries from Barcelona, Spain, since making its inaugural voyage April 7, 2018, can hold a whopping 5,518 guests […]

Great Family Cruises for Winter

Most people think of summer as the ideal time to take a vacation thanks to kids’ school schedules and the nice weather. Many vacations, like trips to the beach and mountains, are excellent in the summer, but don’t count winter totally out without considering cruising. At the core, cruises allow for trips all year. You […]

AdventureSmith Small-Ship Cruises to Baja

Feeling the chill? Why not pack up the kids and head for the sun this winter aboard an AdventureSmith Explorations small-ship cruise to Baja? Think of it as the North American version of the Galapagos — but a lot closer. One of three new programs the company is launching this winter, the itinerary gives passengers […]

The Best Cruise Lines for Family Cabins

As anyone who has ever looked into booking a cruise, especially on a more exclusive and upscale cruise line, knows, finding a ship with great family accommodations can be a real pain. Although cruises tend to be packed to the gills with activities and ways to spend time outside of the cabin, making sure you […]