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Foolproof Your Cruise Vacation

7 Dumbest Cruise Mistakes Ever
Read our seven mini-stories of supreme stupidity, have a laugh at our expense, and vow never to make the same mistakes we did.

9 Tips for Staying Safe on a Shore Tour
Find out how to choose a shore excursion that's your speed -- and how to stay safe while enjoying it.

Staying Safe in Port
Our three-step program teaches you how to be vigilant and avoid becoming a victim of crime in port.
Norovirus - What You Need to Know
You've heard the horror stories about the "cruise ship virus" -- now gets the facts.
Avoiding Seasickness
Prone to mal de mer? Pack these remedies and follow these tips for smooth sailing in choppy water.
Solving Cruise Problems
What happens when things go wrong before, after or during a cruise? We'll teach you how to make it right.
Hurricane Season Cruise Questions
Should I get travel insurance? Will a storm affect my ship? We've got the answers to the most common questions.
7 Challenging Cruise Ports
It can be tough to plan a first-time visit to certain ports. We can help you navigate these seven.
Eight Steps to Stress-Free Travel
Getting there isn't always half the fun, but we've got ways to reduce stress and hassles when traveling to and from a cruise.
Read Cruise Critic's Community Message Boards
Want to ask questions and get tips from avid cruisers? Visit our message boards and join the discussion!
Getting Sick at Sea
An unexpected medical crisis can turn that dream trip into a nightmare. Here's what you should know about onboard medical centers.
Art Auctions at Sea
Onboard art auctions can be fun, but how do you make sure you're not getting ripped off?
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