Can you cruise without a passport? The short answer is that yes, technically you can – in certain cases. This is why cruises are so popular among so many travelers: they offer a means to travel internationally without enduring the hassle and expense that it takes to acquire a passport. Between taking passport photos (which have very strict requirements), filling out all the necessary forms, and trying to make an appointment at the post office, the hassle of the application alone -not to mention the $110 application fee – can drive anyone to say “forget it.” That being said, a bit of hassle now will pay off for you in the future. And here’s why.
Where and When You Can Cruise Without a Passport
A “closed-loop cruise” is any