Modern cruise ships are basically small cities at sea, with so much to see and do that passengers can have a blast without ever stepping foot off the ship. Of course, cruise travel hasn't always been that way. The earliest ships carried passengers almost as an afterthought, with none of today's amenities. Take our quiz to see how much you know about the history of cruise ships!
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