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Heading into a new decade of cruising, cruise lines are allowing passengers to see popular destinations, like Alaska and Europe, in new ways and offering entirely new private island destinations or swanky clubs on lesser-known islands in the much-larger-than-you-think Bahamas island chain.
Cruisers can explore polar ports that were previously unheard of and rediscover ports in Mexico or Japan with more depth.
The following seven locales are Cruise Critic's picks for the top cruise destinations of 2020.