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Most Popular Cruise Ships – a guide to fantastic destinations

Cruise ships offer a great way to enjoy an exciting yet relaxing family vacation without breaking the bank. Even if you are only a couple or a group of friends, a cruise ship holiday is still an enjoyable and affordable vacationing alternative. Many of the most popular cruise ships provide an all-inclusive deal to its passengers, where all meals and on board entertainment are inclusive, where you only need to pay for your drinks.

Different cruise packages depend on different operators. This article will discuss some of the most popular cruise ships and their exciting destinations and routes. If you are looking to spend a relaxing holiday on board a cruise ship making memories that will last a lifetime, then read on:

Oasis of the Seas

This 5,400 strong passenger cruise ship was first launched back in 2009 to great fanfare.

It was launched as the largest cruise ship ever built and also sports the first outdoor Aqua Theatre.

This cruise ship broke many barriers and set many records, including its revolutionary deign that includes an open-air corridor that’s been carved out along the entire length of the ship that effectively creates a tropical foliage space.

It deploys year round to the Caribbean from Fort Lauderdale.

Allure of the Seas

The 5,400 passenger Allure of the Seas further builds on and expands the blueprint which was first rocked by its sister, the Oasis of the Seas. This ship boasts its own attractions including cruising’s first Starbucks and the complete Broadway show of “Chicago.” Destinations include Labadie, Haiti, Falmouth and Cozumel.

Norwegian Epic
The Norwegian Epic was first launched in 2010 and was a game changer with its Studio cabins and its rather controversial translucent bathrooms.

Add to that more than 20 on board restaurants, a huge water park and one of the cruising industry’s largest spas and you can understand why this cruise ship is so popular.

Destinations here include Barcelona, Rome and Marseille.

Florida Travel

Choosing the destination you want to spend a couple days in Clearwater, Sarasota, Tampa, is gorgeous idea. There are many places youa must to see there. Besides wonderful beach with the white 99% quartz sand, you can take a boat tour to visit an island that is totally made of shells, you can go to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, where is still filmed the movie Dolphin Tale.

Also Siesta Key Village, shops and restaurants must be visited as well as the charms St. Armands Circle to enjoy with walking from many Lido Key areas.

If you want to venture a little further down the west coast head to Venice and Sharkey’s on the pier.

Great restaurant right on the beach,beautiful sunsets!! Venice is the Shark tooth capital of the world!! Also Venice has a wonderful town area to enjoy.

Siesta Key Beach Florida is perfect place to spen wonderful weekend as well as couple weeks with your family or friends.

There are many cultural events there you can take a part in. For instance, the annual Sarasota Film Festival which provides engaging community programs. So it’s great to celebrate the art of filmmaking to join to experience the best of independent film from new and veteran filmmakers on the No. 1 beach in the world.