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How To Get It All For Less On A Cruise Ship

The thought of a cruise vacation can sound very appealing when you think about making a single payment before your trip and then not having to worry about paying for anything for the duration. But there are more added costs than you might expect on many of the larger cruise ships. Some fees, such as tips, are just the nature of being in an atmosphere where there are numerous service providers. But there are other pointers that can allow you to enjoy all of the extra amenities at a more reasonable Read more [...]
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Tips to Keep Your Shore Excursion on Budget

One of the features that makes a cruise very appealing to many travelers is that you can enjoy a nice vacation while remaining within your budget. Most cruises are all-inclusive, meaning that your accommodations, meals and a great deal of entertainment are all included in the cost of the cruise, so once you pay for the cruise your expenses are fairly limited. But the second you take your first step into a port of call, the cost can begin to grow very rapidly. However, following a few simple tips Read more [...]

Discount Cruise Options for Mature Travelers

Finding a discount cruise is really not all that difficult but if you are looking for a discount fare on a top notch-cruise, then you might be facing a bit more difficulty. Mature travelers who are not interested in spending their vacation in bunk beds or traveling through the Caribbean with spring break college crowd ships simply need to take advantage of the membership benefits of AARP. Anyone 50 or over is welcome to join for only $15 each year, or even less for a long-term membership. AARP Travel Read more [...]
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The Advantages of Booking a Last-Minute Cruise

One of the best things about a cruise vacation is that months of planning aren’t necessarily needed before you go. Of course, lots of folks do book their trips pretty far in advance. But that doesn’t have to be the rule. A last-minute reservation on a cruise ship isn’t just possible, sometimes it’s desirable. The Beauty of a Booking a Last-Minute Cruise Many cruise lines sell last-minute bookings, whether you’re interested in traveling to the Caribbean, Alaska’s Inside Passage, northern Read more [...]
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Beware of Hidden Costs on Discount Cruises

Everyone enjoys find a great deal on the cost of a cruise. But beware of the unexpected costs or hidden fees that can make discount cruises outrageously expensive. You might think that your airfare and the cost of the cruise are going to be your only vacation expenses but that can be very far from the truth. What does “All Inclusive” Mean? The term “all inclusive” can have a great many different meanings depending on the cruise line or booking agent who used it. A true luxury cruise Read more [...]
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Cruises Make Getting There Half the Fun

Air travel can be a very expensive and less than rewarding experience for many travelers. As a result, those who have the luxury of time when travelling are more often booking a cruise to travel to their destination rather than being cramped in an airplane after hours of waiting in an airport. And some of the other benefits of travelling by ship will surprise even the thriftiest of travelers. Comparing Costs With the ever increasing cost of airfare, travel via a cruise ship is becoming a more Read more [...]