Bon Voyage! The Cruise Quiz
Want a truly luxurious vacation? Take a cruise! Simply hop aboard a cruise ship and sail the world – with every amenity imaginable at your fingertips, of course.
If slicing the ice on an indoor skating rink sounds like a great way to pass the time on your cruise, which of these lines will you need to book?
- Royal Caribbean
Which of these cruise destinations boasts a recently discovered case of Scotch left buried in ice for 100 years?
Which of these occasions generally requires booking a full year in advance to ensure you get a place on the cruise ship during the holiday?
- Spring Break
Arguably the greatest hour-long television comedy set aboard a cruise ship, The Love Boat, was filmed on what real-life cruise line's vessel?
Which part of the boat is the best place for a traveler prone to seasickness to book a cabin?
Which company, still in operation today, was the main rival to the White Star Line, the company that operated the Titanic?
At the captain's table, the captain traditionally does not customarily do which of these to signal it's okay to begin eating and dining?
- Tearfully recount a story of the sea
- Propose a toast
- Say "bon appétit" or "enjoy your dinner"
Which of these refers to the right side of the ship when you're facing forward?
Which of these works as a pharmaceutical cure for seasickness?
Which of these areas tends to feature the choppiest seas?
- The Gulf of Aden
- The Panama Canal
- The Strait of Magellan
Most ships observe a cash-less system. This means you should plan on:
- Free booze for one and all!
- Tipping once, at the end of the cruise
- Being left in the next port if you flash any paper currency on board
When's the best time of year to take a cruise to Patagonia?
- May to September
- October to April
- Never, no cruise line goes to Patagonia
Royal Caribbean is launching the world's largest and most expensive cruise ship ever. What is its name?
- The Highness
- The Bahamian
- The Genesis
What two countries are you between if you sail through the Bering Strait on a cruise?
- Russia and the United States
- Portugal and Morocco
- Spain and Morocco
Which of these three White Star Line Olympic class ships sunk after it hit a mine in World War I?
- The Olympic
- The Britannic
- The Titanic
Which of these is another name for the weight of the ship?
- The occupancy
- The burden
- The payload
Which of these ships boasted evening opera performances in the onboard Royal Court Theatre?
- The Flying Dutchman
- The Princess Rose
- The Queen Mary 2
How far away does a cruise ship have to be from shore to legally dump its solid and liquid waste into the sea?
- 3 miles
- 10 miles
- 12 miles
Which coast of Mexico are you sailing along if your cruise ship passes the country's Gold Coast?
- East Coast
- West Coast
- Southern Coast
Which of these cruise lines is known for spas that offer Balinese-style treatments?
- Holland America