Carnival – For those looking for a family-friendly vacation, look no further than Carnival. This company is one of the biggest cruise liners for families, with about 1 in 6 passengers being a child. Carnival is also a great place to start if you’ve never been on a cruise because it is affordable, unpretentious, and has all of the modern amenities of typical cruises. As its motto — “Fun for all. All for fun.” states, Carnival has an energetic atmosphere with plenty of things to do and see.
The company has the most number of ships of any cruise liner (26 currently) and visits popular European destinations like Rome, Athens, Lisbon, as well as up-and-coming spots like Dubrovnik, Izmir, and Akureyri.