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Old October 27th, 2008, 11:05 AM
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Default Recommended Excursions for Kids - Bahamas and Florida?

We're cruising on the Gem from 12/27 through 1/3 with 4 year old twin girls. Any ideas for shore excursions? We did book Disney for when we're in Cape Canaveral. Any comments, suggestions, would be hugely helpful!

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Old October 28th, 2008, 12:12 AM
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We also would be interested in excursions for kids but they are older 11 & 9. NCL Sky next summer out of Miami.
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Old October 29th, 2008, 10:40 PM
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The Bahamas has a cute zoo. The name is Asteria or something like that. It has the only trained flamigo's in the world. They put on a short show which is very nice. The kids would like it.

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Old October 30th, 2008, 11:01 AM
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I think Nassau also has a really neat acquarium.

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Old November 2nd, 2008, 10:36 PM
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At the Atlantis Hotel is a great aquarium. Bob
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Old November 13th, 2008, 06:02 PM
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Are you going to Nassau? If so, I would book the Stingray Adventure at Blackbeard's Cay. I did this on the Dawn a couple years back and my 8 year old loved it. You form a line in the water-women on one side and guys on the other side and they give you food to feed the stingrays. It was a little disconcerting at first but was an awesome experience.
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Last year I took my grandsons to the Blue Lagoon to swim with the dolphins and they also offered us a chance to interact with the sealions that had been rescued from New Orleans after Katrina, this was the hightlight of their trip, great pictures and such fun.
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