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Port Canaveral

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Port Canaveral Super Ships

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     Real estate slumps, high gasoline prices and cost of living increases have taken a big chunk out Departing Cruise Ship - Port Canaveral, Florida of cruise line profits, but here in Central Florida you'd hardly notice any slowdown. The bustle at Port Canaveral continues as super-ships cruise in and out of the Port on their way to some of the most popular Caribbean destinations and Mexican coastal resorts. Exploration Tower - Port Canaveral, Florida
      Pictured here are two of Port Canaveral's super-sized ships. The Disney's Magic stretches out for almost 1000 feet, with 877 staterooms spread out on a dozen decks. Major cruise lines offer three, four and seven day cruises. Single day cruises are also a popular get-away at Florida's Port Canaveral.
     These immense cruise ships also share harbor space at the port area with pleasure craft, shrimp boats, shipping vessels, Navy submarines, oil barges and gasoline tankers. Central Florida's newest attraction, Exploration Tower, is one of the best places to catch a birds-eye-view of the entire port area. Officially Cruise Ship Berths - Port Canaveral, Florida opened in November, 2013, the Exploration Tower offers seven floors of exhibits and interactive stations. Along with the indoor and outdoor observation platforms, the tower includes a snack shop, state-of-the-art theater, historic exhibits, a hands-on ship simulator and aquatic exhibits. Open from 10 am until 8 pm, visitors will always find Port Canaveral an exciting place to visit.

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