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Cruise the Wild Side With Oceania Cruises’ New Sirena Exotic Collection

Families looking to expose older children to exotic and unique cruise destinations can take advantage of Oceania Cruises’ new Sirena Exotic Collection, scheduled to kick off next fall. Perfect for families whose schedules allow for longer vacations, the itineraries offer in-depth explorations of the Holy Lands of Egypt, Israel and Turkey, the Arabian Peninsula, India, Myanmar […]

Kids Learn About Lobsters on a Lobster Boat Cruise

No trip to the Maine coast is complete without lobsters, but on a lobster boat tour out of Portland, your family can get up close and personal with them and even help haul them in from the sea. The trip with Lucky Catch Lobster Tours is great for young children (who love to squeal and […]

Multigenerational Hotel Barge Cruising

After seeing a 60 percent increase in family charters last year, cruise provider European Waterways is changing up its offerings to cater to multigenerational travel. Now, traveling families enjoy a wider range of family charter excursion options, and guests can “pick and mix” daily tours and activities to best fit every member of their family, […]

Choosing a Family Cruise

Choosing a family cruise seems simple enough — just pick your next vacation destination, browse cruise line prices and availability and pick your favorite, right? Well, yes and no. Once you know where you want to go, it’s important to know what amenities your family expects and deems most important. Whether you’re an excursion family, […]

Voyage Through the Mediterranean with Crystal Cruises

By the time my husband and I boarded the Crystal Serenity at the port in Civitavecchia just north of Rome, it had been 10 years since we’d sailed this beautiful ship. Very recently, Serenity underwent a total redesign — whisked away for a 28-day stay in dry dock at Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven dockyard in Germany […]

River Cruising for Families on European Waterways

Multigenerational travel is hot — so much so companies like European Waterways — which used to attract a more senior crowd — has seen a 60 percent increase in family charters in the last year. To introduce more families to the joys of hotel barge cruising, the company is upping its game in 2019 by allowing […]