It's fun to dress up and spend an evening playing poker or blackjack on a cruise ship -- but did you know that avid play could net you free drinks, dinner or even cruises? Whether you're a fan of slots or table games, many cruise lines reward travelers who spend a lot of time -- and money -- in the onboard casino. You can also get invited to exclusive-access tournament cruises, where prizes could be as much as $100,000. While Cruise Critic wouldn't recommend gambling as a financial strategy, cruise casino fans should know how they can leverage their play into all sorts of free perks.
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