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We'll help you pick the best family cruise, from choosing a cabin to booking kid-friendly tours in port. Whether you're traveling with babies or teens, a family of four or a multigenerational group, we provide expert tips on keeping everyone happy and eliminating hassles on the ship and ashore.

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Learn everything you need to know about cruising with kids, from babysitting to kids' menus and activities.
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From kids clubs to family-friendly cabins, these cruise ships are tops for family cruises.
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Avoid tantrums shore when you follow our best tips for planning activities ashore with your family.
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So much has already been said in prior reviews - be sure to read them, as well as the review written by the Cruise Critic staff. I want to add a bit about traveling on a Disney cruise WITHOUT kids, as well as a word on handicapped accessibility. I ... Read more
My wife, son and I sailed on the February 14, 2015 Reflection cruise out of Miami, visiting San Juan, St. Thomas and St. Maarten. Overall, I give the cruise very high marks. Among other things, I concur with other reviewers who have given the ship ... Read more
Stay away penny2360
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02/15
I have traveled on numerous cruises royal Caribbean, carnival, Norwegian, celebrity and princess. This experience by far was the worst. Rooms are do small, bathroom extremely tiny and closet/and draw space very poor. In the past when a port would be ... Read more
It's Italian! garyed2626
02/15
The thing to remember is that this is an Italian ship. Although it departed from Miami, it is an Italian ship. Most the passengers were Italian followed by French and Spanish with the number of Americans far behind. Everything was in five languages: ... Read more
Took my two young kids on their first cruise. I had done a Costa cruise in the summer and enjoyed it. Cabin was fine for three people and it was great to have a balcony. Unlike many other reviewers, I had no problem with uninterested staff: maybe ... Read more
Love the Sun...smallest ship we have taken; staff is extremely friendly, shows were great. Roatan Bay- Tabyana Beach- on the rustic side but the staff were friendly and the food was good. Only issue is the sales people along the shore can become ... Read more
Not what she once was PeridotQueen
02/15
The crew and staff of the Navigator are great. Destinations are terrific. The ship itself however is showing signs of age. I noticed a lot of rust, the floors of the Balconies are cracking and lifting and some fresh paint might go a long way. This ... Read more
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