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Crossing the Atlantic aboard the Queen Mary 2


Queen Mary 2 arriving in New York City
Today, aboard the Queen Mary 2, there is a mural depicting the Cunard history of entertaining kids dating back to the mid-19th century more
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Attention cruisers: Don’t forget your passport


According to CruiseCritic.com, passports now are required for any U.S. citizen whose cruise embarks or disembarks in a foreign country, including Canada. more
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Lectures, entertainment and fun for kids on Queen Mary 2


Lily and her dag kicking ball on Queen Mary 2
Cunard—and the flagship Queen Mary 2 —is famous for its guest lecturers on board and its planetarium. Some days, the tickets are gone before 9 a.m. for the afternoon shows more
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On Queen Mary 2 – You might just lose weight!


Chocolate desserts on QM2
A Canyon Ranch meal on Queen Mary 2: red velvet cupcakes, macadamia chocolate tarts, chocolate fondant, three-chocolate mousse, chocolate cake pops and a chocolate fountain to dip cookies on a stick. more
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New Guest on Alaska Princess Cruises


Bear sightings for Princess Cruises guests in Alaska are one of the most highly anticipated experiences during a cruise to the “Great Land.” This season all Princess guests can meet the new bear mascot on board named “Stanley.” more
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Keeping the kids entertained aboard the Queen Mary 2


Board games everywhere on Queen Mary 2
The first Queen Mary had a kids club that entertained a young Princess Elizabeth. Today's Queen Mary 2 has a Kids Zone plus plenty of board games and other activities for families more
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Gourmet food and emphasis on formal dining on Queen Mary 2


Pastry offerings on Queen Mary 2
Fifteen thousand meals a day, not counting snacks and High Tea! Twenty-five hundred guests and 1,250 crew have to be fed every day on Cunard Line’s flagship Queen Mary 2. more
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Cruising old-fashioned: An Atlantic Crossing on the Queen Mary 2


Ready to sail the Atlantic from Southhampton to New York
Welcome aboard Cunard’s flagship Queen Mary 2 as she takes a week to sail the Atlantic from Southampton to New York. more
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Royal Caribbean International Preparing for 2018


After three years, Royal Caribbean International will return to New Orleans with Vision of the Seas for the 2018-2019 winter season. more
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51 Great Ideas for Your Best Family Summer Vacation Ever


We know everyone’s schedule is jam-packed and every vacation day—every vacation minute—really counts. We also know you are seeking memorable adventures with your kids and grandkids. That’s why we’ve partnered with Family Travel Forum to offer you the best 2017 family summer vacation ideas more
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