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Darth Vader, Mickey Mouse announce signing of epic pact

Darth Vader, Mickey Mouse announce signing of epic pact

Darth Vader might be a legendary villain, but going on a cruise with him looks fun
14 amazing cruises setting sail in 2015

14 amazing cruises setting sail in 2015

Move over, Caribbean! The new year will see more cruises heading for Arctic and Scandinavian waters as well as Asia and the South Pacific
Cruise staff accused of trying to throw passenger overboard

Cruise staff accused of trying to throw passenger overboard

A cruise service attendant is accused of physically and sexually assaulting a female passenger after "insult"
5 reasons to go barge cruising in France

5 reasons to go barge cruising in France

Airy luxury, beautiful scenery and wine tasting, wine tasting and more wine tasting
Cruise cut short after on-board fire

Cruise cut short after on-board fire

An onboard fire ends a Bahamas trip for thousands of passengers
Best all-inclusive cruises

Best all-inclusive cruises

There are cruises out there that don't charge for every drink, meal and yoga class you opt for. Here are some of them
7 off-the-radar river voyages

7 off-the-radar river voyages

How the Amazon, Danube, Irrawaddy and others are becoming increasingly popular as cruise destinations
Best new cruise ships

Best new cruise ships

These stylish seagoing resorts feature ropes courses, ice bars and cooking with Michelin-starred chefs
Gallery: Oasis of the Seas to be the world's largest cruise ship

Gallery: Oasis of the Seas to be the world's largest cruise ship

Royal Caribbean's new ship is truly a sight to see
Gulet-cruising: Wood's the way when sailing the Turkish coast

Gulet-cruising: Wood's the way when sailing the Turkish coast

Turkey's traditional wooden sailing boats are the best way to see the country's remote areas
World’s most extravagant cruise ships

World’s most extravagant cruise ships

Ziplining, 3D movies, casinos, Broadway shows -- these days, if you can do it on land you can probably do it at sea too
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Carl Warner's surreal "foodscapes"
London-based photographer Carl Warner's surreal "foodscapes" prove that playing with your food isn't always a bad thing

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great American factory tours
These manufacturing walk-throughs give a glimpse of assembly line magic. And free samples