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There'll be no gastrointestinal illnesses on these ships.

If you're wondering to yourself, "Are cruise ships safe?", the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may have an answer for you. Each year, the organization conducts unannounced sanitation inspections of cruise ships, and this year, it gave a perfect score of 100 to...
The ports you visit will be a lot of fun, but will also have some potential risks.

We've given you plenty of tips for how to stay safe while on a cruise ship. But you're not just going to stay cooped up onboard the entire time - eventually, you'll make it out to a port, where there could be just as...
It's good to let loose every now and then, but you need to be considerate of other passengers.

Setting off on a cruise gives you the chance to meet and get to know a menagerie of quirky and colorful individuals. It's an experience you simply can't get by taking a plane, train or car ride. Not all of these personalities are positive, however....
These shows should be more than enough to wile away the off hours with.

It's a familiar refrain these days to hear we're living in the "golden age of television." The rise of new types of entertainment providers like HBO combined with the migration of talent to the small screen and innovations in TV storytelling has resulting...
Airline Hygiene Exposed

by sciencealert.com It's no surprise to anyone that aeroplanes and airports are hotspots of disease. The constant stream of people coming in and out from all parts of the world, with all kinds of illnesses, means that a whole lot of viruses and bacteria are spread during air...
Take these tips on board if you need to some alone time on your cruise.

On the one hand, cruises are all about adventure. They're about imprinting new, incredible sights onto your memory and experiencing fresh new flavors you never imagined existed. On the other hand, there's only so much adventure and excitement our bodies and minds can handle. We...
First aid kits can differ from person to person.

There are a lot of things you have to remember to pack for a cruise: clothes, entertainment, toiletries and chargers, just to name a few. One item that no suitcase should be go without is a first-aid kit. The name "first-aid kit" belies the item's...
You might be having the time of your life, but try and be respectful of your cabin-mate.

There's no guarantee that the person you go on a cruise with is someone you know intimately. She or he may be just a friend, or a non-immediate family member who doesn't live with you - and now you're going to have to share...
The biggest slide on the seas stands to be a significant drawcard.

The only thing more exciting than striking out on the high seas on a cruise ship is striking out on the high seas on a cruise ship that contains the tallest slide off land. That's what passengers of Royal Caribbean's Harmony of the Seas will...
Taking a cruise with your kids doesn't have to be a nightmare.

Children can bring untold joy to our lives and make us look at the world with fresh eyes. Even so, there's practically no end to the horror stories of parents taking their kids on a trip and seeing their dream holiday quickly degenerate into...