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Cardiff was once one of Europe’s busiest ports, but fell into a long period of decline that lasted into the late 1980s. Nowadays, the Welsh capital is bouncing back as a cultural hub — with an edge. Check out three off-the-ship adventures in this city by the sea.

Stylish and hedonistic Rio is as chic as Paris and as cutting-edge as Johannesburg. Many ships stay overnight, giving passengers time to explore a cidade maravilhosa (marvelous city), a rich stew of European, African, and Latin American cultures and site of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Here’s what to do when you get off the…