Even Disney Cruise Line has an adults-only entertainment district on its ships. A massage therapist is perfectly capable of giving just as good of a massage whether you've got your undies on or not; do whatever makes you feel most comfortable. While you should always try to avoid a sunburn, it's especially important in the days before a scheduled massage. We have nothing against kids, but even on the most family-friendly cruise ships, an area explicitly excluding children gives parents a valuable hour or two of "me time," while maintaining the sanity of fellow cruisers who came on vacation for peace, quiet and minimal crying. You might also upset whoever's been assigned to you as she'll either have to rush to finish everything in a shorter amount of time or figure what to cut out, both of which will probably cause her unnecessary stress.
You can form your own view. Wish I had known before we got into the parenting phase! River cruises are almost always kid-free: Yes, you can be naked everywhere on board. A nudist would eat noodles naked, with other naked people. External site which may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. They were naked on deck and in the screening room, the library, the casino and the buffet line.
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The charter groups might have additional parties. Bare Necessities reports that 70 percent of its clients are repeat cruisers, so annual voyages might feel a bit like a reunion of sorts for past passengers. Bliss Cruise — Royal Caribbean Pure bliss on this adventure. Sensual Way to Sail Away Lose yourself at sea aboard this sensual sanctuary.
Whether it's the spa, casino, an adults-only sun deck or a bar after hours, there's generally at least one adults-only hangout onboard each ship. While a Carnival or Royal Caribbean cruise to the Caribbean will always have children onboard, non-holiday sailings probably will have fewer and feel less overrun with kids. For Hawaii, skip the round trip Honolulu itineraries, and opt for the two-week round trips out of Southern California. Don't have an account yet? Booking a suite is a great way to minimize encounters with young cruisers.