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The family cruise companion's guide to cruising with kids, Elaine M. Warren

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The family cruise companion's guide to cruising with kids
Title
The family cruise companion's guide to cruising with kids
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Elaine M. Warren
Title variation
Guide to cruising with kids
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Planning a cruise with small children can be overwhelming. Learn how to decide on a child-friendly cruise line, select an itinerary that fits your family, choose and baby-proof your stateroom, make the most of your budget, pack for oceangoing toddlers, plan shore excursions, keep children safe on board, make the most of the space in a small cabin, choose the right travel insurance and pack like a veteran cruiser
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ZAC
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Warren, Elaine M
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Ocean travel
  • Cruise ships
  • Children
  • Children
  • Cruise ships
  • Ocean travel
Label
The family cruise companion's guide to cruising with kids, Elaine M. Warren
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Reality check: Babies are special
  • Internet access
  • C.
  • Dining - dining room, specialty dining
  • D.
  • Dress guidelines
  • E.
  • Physical activities - rock climbing, pools, ice skating
  • F.
  • Other entertainment and recreation
  • Chapter 8.
  • Chapter 2.
  • Childcare issues
  • A.
  • Kids' Club
  • B.
  • Tweens & independence
  • C.
  • Options for infants & toddlers
  • D.
  • Summary of youth programs for major domestic cruise lines
  • (1).
  • Selecting a cruise
  • Carnival
  • (2).
  • Celebrity
  • (3).
  • Disney
  • (4).
  • Holland America
  • (5).
  • Norwegian / NCL
  • (6).
  • A.
  • Princess
  • (7).
  • Royal Caribbean
  • Chapter 9.
  • Health & safety issues
  • A.
  • The infamous norovirus
  • B.
  • Safety on ship
  • [1].
  • Do you need a travel agent?
  • Port safety
  • [2].
  • Pool safety
  • [3].
  • Safety on board
  • Chapter 10.
  • Preparing to return home
  • A.
  • Settling accounts
  • B.
  • (1).
  • Luggage concerns
  • C.
  • Ground transportation
  • D.
  • Looking ahead to your next cruise
  • E.
  • Closing thoughts
  • Appendix A.
  • Top 6 things to know when planning a cruise with a baby
  • Appendix B.
  • Agent vs. direct booking
  • Travel insurance
  • (1).
  • Some leading insurance companies
  • (2).
  • Some websites comparing travel insurance
  • Appendix C.
  • Planning shore excursions
  • (1).
  • Websites where you can research options
  • (2).
  • (2).
  • Sampling of tour operators / day passes
  • (3).
  • Plan to take a snack
  • Appendix D.
  • Top 6 tips for making your cabin more comfortable
  • How to select a travel agent
  • B.
  • Introduction
  • Selecting an itinerary - Factors to consider
  • (1).
  • Time of year
  • (2).
  • Desired departure / return port
  • (3).
  • Length of cruise
  • (4).
  • Number of port days vs. sea days
  • (5).
  • Chapter 1.
  • Budget
  • (6).
  • Geography
  • C.
  • Selecting cruise line / ship
  • (1).
  • Finding a "family friendly" cruise
  • (2).
  • Size of ship - The rise of the megaship
  • (3).
  • Deciding to go on a cruise (Should you do it?)
  • Dominant players
  • (4).
  • Notable omissions
  • D.
  • Selecting a cabin
  • (1).
  • Factors to consider
  • (2).
  • Types of accommodations
  • E.
  • A.
  • Travel insurance
  • Chapter 3.
  • Registration & pre-embarkation planning
  • A.
  • Beverages
  • B.
  • Shore excursions
  • C.
  • Photographs
  • D
  • Benefits of cruising
  • Other reservations
  • Chapter 4.
  • Planning for on-shore activities
  • A.
  • Booking through cruise line
  • B.
  • Independent arrangements
  • C.
  • Winging it
  • D.
  • B.
  • Remaining on board
  • Chapter 5.
  • Packing for your trip
  • A.
  • General packing tips
  • B.
  • Packing for infants / toddlers / small children
  • C.
  • A word about laundry
  • Chapter 6.
  • Should I bring my infant / toddler / small child?
  • Embarkation day
  • A.
  • Traveling from your home to the ship
  • B.
  • Boarding your ship
  • (1).
  • The luggage process
  • (2).
  • Check-in and boarding
  • (D).
  • C.
  • Mandatory muster drill
  • Chapter 7.
  • On board the ship
  • A.
  • Establishing a family plan
  • (1).
  • Onboard expenses
  • (2).
  • Communication
  • B.
Control code
on1019910247
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 133 pages
Isbn
9780692885703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1019910247
Label
The family cruise companion's guide to cruising with kids, Elaine M. Warren
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Reality check: Babies are special
  • Internet access
  • C.
  • Dining - dining room, specialty dining
  • D.
  • Dress guidelines
  • E.
  • Physical activities - rock climbing, pools, ice skating
  • F.
  • Other entertainment and recreation
  • Chapter 8.
  • Chapter 2.
  • Childcare issues
  • A.
  • Kids' Club
  • B.
  • Tweens & independence
  • C.
  • Options for infants & toddlers
  • D.
  • Summary of youth programs for major domestic cruise lines
  • (1).
  • Selecting a cruise
  • Carnival
  • (2).
  • Celebrity
  • (3).
  • Disney
  • (4).
  • Holland America
  • (5).
  • Norwegian / NCL
  • (6).
  • A.
  • Princess
  • (7).
  • Royal Caribbean
  • Chapter 9.
  • Health & safety issues
  • A.
  • The infamous norovirus
  • B.
  • Safety on ship
  • [1].
  • Do you need a travel agent?
  • Port safety
  • [2].
  • Pool safety
  • [3].
  • Safety on board
  • Chapter 10.
  • Preparing to return home
  • A.
  • Settling accounts
  • B.
  • (1).
  • Luggage concerns
  • C.
  • Ground transportation
  • D.
  • Looking ahead to your next cruise
  • E.
  • Closing thoughts
  • Appendix A.
  • Top 6 things to know when planning a cruise with a baby
  • Appendix B.
  • Agent vs. direct booking
  • Travel insurance
  • (1).
  • Some leading insurance companies
  • (2).
  • Some websites comparing travel insurance
  • Appendix C.
  • Planning shore excursions
  • (1).
  • Websites where you can research options
  • (2).
  • (2).
  • Sampling of tour operators / day passes
  • (3).
  • Plan to take a snack
  • Appendix D.
  • Top 6 tips for making your cabin more comfortable
  • How to select a travel agent
  • B.
  • Introduction
  • Selecting an itinerary - Factors to consider
  • (1).
  • Time of year
  • (2).
  • Desired departure / return port
  • (3).
  • Length of cruise
  • (4).
  • Number of port days vs. sea days
  • (5).
  • Chapter 1.
  • Budget
  • (6).
  • Geography
  • C.
  • Selecting cruise line / ship
  • (1).
  • Finding a "family friendly" cruise
  • (2).
  • Size of ship - The rise of the megaship
  • (3).
  • Deciding to go on a cruise (Should you do it?)
  • Dominant players
  • (4).
  • Notable omissions
  • D.
  • Selecting a cabin
  • (1).
  • Factors to consider
  • (2).
  • Types of accommodations
  • E.
  • A.
  • Travel insurance
  • Chapter 3.
  • Registration & pre-embarkation planning
  • A.
  • Beverages
  • B.
  • Shore excursions
  • C.
  • Photographs
  • D
  • Benefits of cruising
  • Other reservations
  • Chapter 4.
  • Planning for on-shore activities
  • A.
  • Booking through cruise line
  • B.
  • Independent arrangements
  • C.
  • Winging it
  • D.
  • B.
  • Remaining on board
  • Chapter 5.
  • Packing for your trip
  • A.
  • General packing tips
  • B.
  • Packing for infants / toddlers / small children
  • C.
  • A word about laundry
  • Chapter 6.
  • Should I bring my infant / toddler / small child?
  • Embarkation day
  • A.
  • Traveling from your home to the ship
  • B.
  • Boarding your ship
  • (1).
  • The luggage process
  • (2).
  • Check-in and boarding
  • (D).
  • C.
  • Mandatory muster drill
  • Chapter 7.
  • On board the ship
  • A.
  • Establishing a family plan
  • (1).
  • Onboard expenses
  • (2).
  • Communication
  • B.
Control code
on1019910247
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 133 pages
Isbn
9780692885703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1019910247

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