>. Parents with babies need to get a clue and seek
> a different form of vacation!
Rick.. come on now times are changing and you have to change with them or get left behind <G>
There is no question most cruise lines are trying desperately to attract more families. Some are accepting children as young as 6 months old, and many are lowering the ages requirements for their kids programs from 3 to 2 years old.
I have no problem with kids being taken on cruises as long as the parents take responsibility for the kids, and the cruise lines take responsibility for assuring the remaining passengers that they do.
What's important is the babies have formal clothing for the Captain's Welcome Aboard Party!
Again it's all a matter of the cruise line enforcing appropriate behavior, everything from babies, to those who over indulge in blender drinks, to smokers, to...... (fill in the blanks)