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Traveling with kids? A cruise is a great choice, with activities that cater to everyone in your gang.

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Top 10 Water Parks at Sea

Top 10 Water Parks at Sea

With spiraling water rides and whimsical spray grounds, cruise ship water parks — and slides — have reached new heights that cruisers can slip,...

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The Best Cruises for Kids

The Best Cruises for Kids

Cruise ships are often magnets for families, with activities and entertainment designed for an all-ages crowd. But certain ships really cater to...

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9 Amazing Things Cruise Lines Do For Families

9 Amazing Things Cruise Lines Do For Families

A cruise can be a perfect vacation for those traveling with children — you'll find amazing kids clubs, family friendly cabins, activities such as...

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What's Included on Family-Friendly Lines

Line Baby Program Kids Program Teen Program Complimentary Kids Beverages Characters Adults-Only Spaces Show Lowest Prices
Carnival Cruise Line No For ages 2 and up Yes Juice, lemonade, milk Dr. Seuss Pool on most ships Show Lowest Prices
Costa No For ages 3 and up Yes No No No Show Lowest Prices
Cunard For ages 6 months to 2 years with parental supervision For ages 2 and up Yes Juice No No Show Lowest Prices
Disney For ages 6 months to 3 years (fee) For ages 3 and up Yes Juice, lemonade, milk, soft drinks Disney, Pixar, and Star Wars Restaurants and pool Show Lowest Prices
Holland America No For ages 3 and up (5 and up on Prinsendam) Yes Juice, lemonade, milk No No, but aft pool can be marked adults-only on certain sailings Show Lowest Prices
MSC For ages 1 to 3 years (fee) For ages 3 and up Yes No Lego partnership on some ships Private deck on some ships Show Lowest Prices
Norwegian For ages 6 months to 3 years with parental supervision; drop-off on Norwegian Escape (fee) For ages 3 and up Yes Juice No Private deck with hot tub on some ships Show Lowest Prices
Princess No For ages 3 and up Yes Juice, lemonade, milk No Pool on some ships Show Lowest Prices
Royal Caribbean For ages 6 months to 3 years (fee) For ages 3 and up Yes Juice, lemonade, milk DreamWorks Pool on some ships Show Lowest Prices

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