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Most travelers associate Canada and New England cruises with senior citizens on fall foliage tours, but the truth is that several lines offer family-friendly summer cruises to North America's eastern seashore. The port-intensive itineraries feature a mix of cities and quieter destinations, many with historic touchstones and all with kid-friendly attractions.
If you're considering a family cruise to Canada and New England, here are some tips to making the most of your time in port.