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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, […]

Cruising to Hawai’i

When it comes to settling on a family-friendly cruise itinerary, there might not be a more obvious choice than Hawai’i. Sitting in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, the only ways to get to the island are plane or cruise ship. Luckily, this paradise is popular enough to warrant plenty of cruise itineraries to the […]

Building Memories on the White Continent with A&K

If cruising Antarctica is on your family’s bucket list, Abercrombie & Kent is trimming prices on some of its luxury expedition cruises aboard Le Lyrial into 2020. Ideal for kids aged 7 and up, the trips offer the best in edu-tainment, thanks in part to A&K’s Expedition Team. The team is comprised of experts helping young […]

Pleasing Picky Eaters on a Cruise

Picky eaters are a constant source of frustration for parents. Whether they are as specific as refusing to eat anything but chicken nuggets cut into dinosaur shapes with tater tots on the side or as pliable as being amiable with any variety of chicken tender and potato product, picky eaters are cause for planning. One […]

Cruise Into Parenthood With Unforgettable Croatia’s Babymoon Itineraries

Maybe it’s the result of royal baby fever — we can thank Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for that — but the concept of babymoons moved from niche to mainstream in the consciousness of parents-to-be. The idea, for those who don’t know, is for the expectant couple to take that last vacation together as a […]

New to Cruising? Try a Weekend Trip

Aboard the Disney Wonder, I found myself on my second-ever cruise ship, and first with Disney. The ship’s iconic red, white and black (actually, really dark “Monica” blue, named for its creator, as black has a non-cruise-ship meaning in the nautical world) welcomed us in the stunning entrance on Deck 3. Being new to Disney […]