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    FlowRider is a surf simulator that made its at-sea debut onboard Royal Caribbean's <a href=" http://www.oasisoftheseas.com/video.php?ship=allure" target="external">Oasis of the Seas</a> and is also on the Allure of the Seas. Don't know how to surf? No worries, because the cruise line offers private and group lessons.
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    Guests slide down two massive corkscrew waterslides housed within the <a href="http://www.carnival.com/cms/fun/ships/carnival_dream/default.aspx?shipCode=DR" target="external">Carnival Dream's</a> expansive WaterWorks attraction. Other Carnival ships have similar aqua parks, including one on the Magic with a 500-gallon dump bucket.
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    Cunard's <a href="http://www.cunard.com/Ships/Queen-Mary-2/" target="external">Queen Mary 2</a> is the only ship to have its own planetarium. Yes, take a virtual ride into outer space, view the stars and other visual spectacles, or take a course on celestial navigation in Illuminations in the full-scale planetarium. Each day brings a new show, and the space also doubles as a grand art deco cinema, a 500-seat lecture hall, even a broadcasting studio.
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    The new <a href="http://disneycruise.disney.go.com/ships-activities/ships/dream/" target="external">Disney Dream</a> features the AquaDuck, the first-ever shipboard water coaster. Guests can get swept away on the exhilarating high-speed flume ride that comes with twists, turns, drops, acceleration and river rapids. Stretching 765 feet in length and spanning four decks in height, AquaDuck uses powerful water blasters to propel guests around the perimeter of the ship's top deck. (Disney is the parent company of ABC News.)
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    <a href="http://www.celebritycruises.com/" target="external">Celebrity Cruises'</a> thee Solstice class ships include the Lawn Club, an area of real, growing grass on which guests can putt, play bocce or croquet, or simply feel the grass beneath their feet while gazing out at the endless blue sea. Yes, real grass even grows at sea.
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    On the <a href="http://www.epic.ncl.com/" target="external">Norwegian Epic</a>, guests will find the Svedka Ice Bar -- a frozen chamber of ice set in changing hues of blue, green and purple LED lighting that simulates the northern lights. The Ice Bar includes a bar, walls, tables, stools, glasses and life-size sculptures, all made from ice. Guests are given coats, gloves and hats to keep them warm, since the room's temperature will not rise above 17 degrees Fahrenheit -- creating the ultimate chill.
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    Oasis of the Seas includes the first zip line -- a thrilling 82 –foot ride suspended nine decks above the ship's deck -- on a cruise ship.
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    Most cruise ships have spas. But the Queen Mary 2 is home to the first Canyon Ranch SpaClub at sea. Indulge in signature Canyon Ranch massages, treatments and facials while enjoying fabulous views overlooking an endless expanse of ocean.
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    Food, waterslides and spas might be nice, but what about a butler? Every suite on every <a href="http://www.silversea.com/" target="external">Silversea</a> ship comes with personalized butler service. Around the world and around the clock, Silversea's butlers are available to pamper all guests with countless luxuries and surprises that include planning and serving breakfast and preparing and packing luggage.
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    As part of the Pirates in the Caribbean deck party, Disney Cruise Line's guests enjoy awe-inspiring fireworks on the high seas. This pirates and pyrotechnic show is the only fireworks display aboard a cruise ship. The Pirates in the Caribbean deck party and fireworks finale is part of every Disney Cruise Line sailing.
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    Guests on Norwegian cruises can have the "slime of their lives" thanks to an onboard Nickelodeon program.
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    If surfing and zip lines aren't right for you, Oasis of the Seas also offers rock climbing.
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