What’s making a comeback this summer? Cruising. After a 15-month pause, the U.S. cruise industry is back, and it's used the downtime to pro-actively overhaul the cruise experience while ensuring they meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s long list of requirements for both vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers to sail safely again. If you’re thinking of getting your sea legs in the coming months, here’s what to expect: from mask mandates, vaccination, and COVID-19 protocols, to what happens if you need to cancel your trip.
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