There are certain questions about cruising that seem to be asked more than others over the years, and formal night dress code concerns are right at the top. Strangely, formal night seems to conjure up quite a bit of concern, confusion and anxiety.  I think it has mostly do with people wanting to not commit a "faux pas" when it comes to cruising.

In terms of what to wear on... Read More

Father's Day is this weekend and it got us thinking what are some things dads love to do on a Royal Caribbean cruise.  There are a lot of choices, but we picked the five that we think most dads just cannot get enough of.

5. Time in the casino

Let's be honest: the casino is... Read More

If you are looking to ring in the holidays this year on a Royal Caribbean cruise, there is something brand new coming to the fleet that sounds like a lot of fun for families.

The "Deck the Holidays" event will be held on Royal Caribbean cruises throughout the month of December and it offers a lot of family events.

  • Snow Days in the Centrum, Royal Esplanade or Royal... Read More

Royal Caribbean's partnership with DreamWorks Animation provides families with a lot of great opportunities to interact with the characters from their favorite films, including having breakfast with them.

The DreamWorks Character Breakfast is an event on select Royal Caribbean ships, where guests can enjoy breakfast in the Main Dining Room (or designated restaurant) on select... Read More

You are super excited. You found the perfect cruise and ship for your family to enjoy what looks to be an amazing vacation.  You have visions of beaches, fun exploring the ship, wonderful food and seeing amazing shows.

You need to stop and reconsider everything, if you have cruising with kids.

We love our children and cannot wait to make new memories with them... Read More

Sometimes you just need to find a good starting point before digging into the details.

Royal Caribbean's Adventure Ocean program offers impressive kids programming that parents will enjoy for the well-trained supervision and educational qualities and kids will love because, well, it is a lot of fun.

If you are new to Adventure Ocean, here are the basics to understand so... Read More

Have you heard about the amazing, impressive and super-fun newest Royal Caribbean cruise ship, Harmony of the Seas?

It has so much to offer, including the award-winning Adventure Ocean progam!

Thanks to Oliver Bennett, we have a first look at Adventure Ocean and the Royal Tots and Babies Nursery on Harmony of the Seas.

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Royal Caribbean's Harmony of the Seas has a lot of families excited to try out this brand new ship, and the family focus has never been bigger.

New experiences will be added to Harmony of the Seas, including quite a bit of family experiences.  Water slides, shows and more are waiting for you.  

Here is our list of the most exciting family fun coming to Harmony of the... Read More

Adventure Ocean is Royal Caribbean's award-winning youth program, where parents can bring their children to meet other kids, play, learn and interact in a supervised and fun atmosphere.

The Adventure Ocean program is a big aspect of how many kids spend their cruise and here is what parents need to know to get their kids signed up and ready to go for a cruise's worth of fun!... Read More

We have taken our two daughtes on Royal Caribbean cruises since they were both old enough to legally be able to do so and have relished the memories from all those cruises.

Cruising with toddlers is not as simple as older children, but we wanted to create new memories for our family and continue feeding our passion for taking cruises.

They say hindsight is 20/20, so in... Read More