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Cruise Policies and Inside Info

Cruise Line Policies and Inside Cruise Information

No fine print here -- we will guide you through your cruise line's policies on alcohol, dress, tipping, smoking and more. Read about upcoming new cruise ships and refurbishments, and get the inside scoop on everything from booking a cruise while onboard to using Internet and phones at sea and what activities you can do on the ship and in port.

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