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The Advantage of a Cruise Vacation

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 Cindy Heller (October 09, 2008)  The best part of a cruise vacation is being able to relax because almost everything is planned for you. Imagine being pampered with 5 star service with all sorts of entertainment and recreational facilities available. Plus the thrill of visiting interesting tourist destinations. No worry about food for those with special diet need, the children or the plain choosy eaters. All these .. (Cruising)

The Complete Caribbean Cruises Guide

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 Cindy Heller (October 09, 2008)  The Eastern Caribbean has many historic islands with endless stretches of beautiful beaches. The western Caribbean is which one can explore ancient Mayan ruins as you venture into the Yucatan peninsula. The Southern Caribbean is known for its many dive sites with coral reefs full of fishes. Each part of the Caribbean is unique and offers exciting places for a great cruise experience. .. (Cruising)

Holding the Ultimate Retirement Party - A Chartered Cruise

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 Amy Nutt (October 06, 2008)  Retirement is something that comes around once in a lifetime and you should definitely enjoy it. The best way to say adios to your career is to put on the celebration of a lifetime and what better way to do this than hold your retirement party on a chartered cruise? Chartered cruises are usually far more affordable than most people think and they provide the ability to enjoy amazing .. (Cruising)

Dining at Sea

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 Anita Dunham-Potter (October 06, 2008)  Cruising and food seem to go hand in hand since dining has always been a vital part of the entire cruise vacation experience. It's no surprise then that food and dining options are a big selling point for cruise lines. Today, cruise lines are offering more dining choices, modern menus, and great new venues in which to enjoy them. Have it your way To keep up with the increasing array of . (Cruising)

Avoid These Cruise Pitfalls For Your Best Cruise

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 Mandy Karlik (October 04, 2008)  Cruises have never been more popular, but every now and then you'll run into people who dislike cruises. Why are some people so crazy about cruises but similar people you might know hate to cruise? A lot has to do with how you “set yourself up" before the trip. My first cruise was, surprisingly, one of the disaster voyages. It took years before I ventured on a cruise again, and .. (Cruising)

Enjoy Great Cruises For Single Seniors

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 Matt Murren (September 19, 2008)  Many people have decided that when their golden years arrive, they aren’t just going to sit around and do little of nothing – they’re going to be active elders who still go out and live life to the fullest.   This is especially important if you happen to be single.   With this goal in mind, older people turn to activities such as dancing, exercise – and even vacations. . (Cruising)

The Classic Tours For Single Seniors

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 Matt Murren (September 19, 2008)  There is not a great number of tour businesses that cater to single seniors or senior couples. Tours for single seniors can be done solo or you can find yourself a partner. Traveling PPDO (per person double occupancy) saves money as far as hotel or room expenses. Normally, you will feel more comfortable with someone you know—a family member or a friend. Horizon & Company provides . (Cruising)

Find The Best Tours For Single Seniors - What Do You Prefer?

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 Matt Murren (September 19, 2008)  Tours for single seniors can easily be found but it is not often that the activities or the pocketbook expenses are affordable. A single senior needs to shop around and compare trips. Some seniors love to travel solo—especially those who are used to traveling. It is extremely nice, however, to have a travel companion. If you travel alone, you will have to pay single supplements. These . (Cruising)

Overseas Adventure Travel Offers Exciting Vacations For Single Seniors

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 Matt Murren (September 19, 2008)  Are you in your December years and looking for a nice place to get away?  Perhaps you’ve recently retired from your job and you’re looking for a nice spot to celebrate your accomplishment.   Or maybe you recently lost a loved one and need some place to go and recuperate.   In any event, it’s important to research and plan ahead. One terrific organization which .. (Cruising)

Learn All About Honeymoon Cruise Packages

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 Paolo Basauri (September 17, 2008)  The honeymoon is one of the most exciting moments in the life of a couple. It is the starting point of intimate life, and signifies a new beginning for both. It is at the same time a time full of fun and romance. The options are varied: fancy hotels, romantic getaways in the mountains, but I always recommend a honeymoon cruise package. These honeymoon cruise package offer the best of .. (Cruising)

All Inclusive Honeymoon Cruises

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 Paolo Basauri (September 17, 2008)  Planning the dream honeymoon is exciting and fun. There are plenty of options out there, and each one offers something to the couple. Honeymoon packages are all about romance, and with cruises, there is no exception, as there are packages for all inclusive honeymoon cruises that let you enjoy fully your honeymoon without worrying too much about spending money. All inclusive cruise .. (Cruising)

Romantic Honeymoon Cruises - The Magic of the Sea Brings Love Too

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 Paolo Basauri (September 17, 2008)  Ah. . . romance. When we marry, we think of all the romance that is expecting us, and to start, there is no better example than the honeymoon. The honeymoon is a time devoted exclusively to the couple, to start enjoying the intimate life they'll live for years to come. And what better to spend this time on a cruise. Romantic honeymoon cruises let you be free with love and romance on the . (Cruising)

Affordable Honeymoon Cruises

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 Paolo Basauri (September 17, 2008)  When people start to think about cruising for a honeymoon, there is always the misconception that this type of honeymoon has to necessarily be expensive. Yes, some years ago cruising was considered a luxury type of travel, but as years have passed (and with the birth of competition), the prices have lowered down, and now it is possible to find affordable honeymoon cruises. To start, it . (Cruising)

Carnival Cruise Honeymoon - Getting to Know It

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 Paolo Basauri (September 17, 2008)  Carnival cruise line offers one of the most sought out services when it comes to cruising. And when it comes to honeymoon they don't fall behind; a Carnival Cruise honeymoon is something that you'll totally love. But let's see what this all about. Carnival is one of the most renowned brands of cruising in the World, I have personally traveled on the Holiday Nassau ship, and the service . (Cruising)

What Can a Sport Fishing Yacht Club Do For the Fisherman?

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 Callie Morris (September 16, 2008)  Being a member of the sport fishing yacht club at EPYC means many things including excellent fishing and vacations, along with a professionally trained crew and fully stocked yacht. Personalized service and no over crowding, because the only people there are ones you have invited to join in the fishing, relaxing and fun. It is like having your own personal yacht only when you want it .. (Cruising)

World Cruise Lines Today Are Offering More Family Attractions

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 Sarah Martin (September 15, 2008)  Today, world cruise lines are actively marketing to families, many great packages, attractions, destinations and discounts are available to help you get the most out of your next family vacation. * Princess Cruise Lines * Disney Cruise Lines * Norwegian Cruise Lines * Royal Caribbean * Carnival Princess Cruise Lines Traditionally world cruises lines aimed their marketing efforts toward . (Cruising)

Tasting Unique Cuisine on Cruises Around the World

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 Sarah Martin (September 15, 2008)  Cruises around the world will give explorers the opportunity to experience some of most delicious cuisine imagined. If you have the palate it could be the experience of a lifetime. * Argentinean Beef * Brazilian Empanada * Scottish Haggis * Greek Frappe * Swedish Köttbullar Argentina Beef Numerous cruises around the world will take you to Argentina where they have been raising cattle .. (Cruising)

Caribbean Cruise Vacations

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 Wendy Pan (September 15, 2008)  The luxury offered by Caribbean Cruise needs to be experienced if you really want to believe it. They have spacious luxurious rooms, entertainment and gourmet dining. Caribbean cruise will take you places of your choice where people, culture, sea and the sun colorfully blend together. The ship has many different exciting activities and fun. When you cruise to some of the exotic places, . (Cruising)

Plan Your Winter Getaway to the Mexican Or Caribbean Cruises

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 Yasin As'ari (September 13, 2008)  Planning to travel on cruise tour vacation during winter holidays become a routine activities among American. Some people just travel individually and some others travel with their family, relatives, and friends or in a big group. If you intent to go with your family, the better offered cruise lines that must be figured out are Disney cruises and Carnival cruises, especially if you .. (Cruising)

Cruise Ship Speaking - Lessons From an Actual Cruise (Pre-Cruise Preparation) - Part 1

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 Daniel Hall (September 13, 2008)  Note to reader: This series is derived from the program notes of a video production intended for my current  Med cruise.  The article presumes that you are already approved with cruise line enrichment programs and you are in the process of developing at least one new destination driven program.  Such is my experience this cruise. Make sure to check out Parts 2 & 3 of this article . (Cruising)

Cruise Ship Speaking - What to Expect the Day You Board (Part 2 Lessons From an Actual Cruise)

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 Daniel Hall (September 13, 2008)  Note to reader: This series is derived from the program notes of a video production intended for my current Med cruise. The article presumes that you are already approved with cruise line enrichment programs and you are in the process of developing at least one new destination driven program. Such is my experience this cruise. Make sure you check out Part 1 & 2 of this series. .. (Cruising)

Cruise Ship Speaking - Preparing For & Doing Your Talk (Part 3 Lessons From an Actual Cruise)

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 Daniel Hall (September 13, 2008)  The time has come to do your talks. First, how will you learn about when you'll do your presentations? As a general rule you will only give your presentations when you are at sea or on “sea days. " At your meeting with the activities coordinator and he or she will sometimes tell you “about" when your talks will be. Sometimes the activities coordinator will call you the .. (Cruising)

Spring Break 2009 - Cheap Spring Break Packages

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 Licoln Davis (September 13, 2008)  Getting a cheap trip for spring break 2009 can often be linked to how early you reserve the package. These types of trips are promotion and incentive based unlike summer travel. This means good news for the college student since they can save alot of money by booking early. Booking early for spring break typically refers to six months prior. Only New Years has a larger pre-book window. .. (Cruising)

Find a Great Cruise Vacation - Learn the Secrets to Cheap Cruises

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 Bryan Burbank (September 12, 2008)  Why is taking a cruise becoming so popular? In a world that has become so complicated since 911 cruising makes traveling easier. When you board the ship at your port of embarkation you show your passport and are then cleared for the duration of your trip there is no need to go through emigration each time you arrive at a different port in a different country. Cruising also takes away .. (Cruising)

Travel the World in Luxury and Unparalleled Style

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 Addison Best (September 12, 2008)  You might want to try a truly unique traveling experience and go on a world luxury tour. Many people cringe at the thought of a traditional tour. Luxury tours are more like planned vacations, with a team catering to your every need or whim. Unlike traditional tours with rigid plans, you can decide on how you want the trip, and the luxury tour providers are there just to make your trip .. (Cruising)

Take a Fun Cruise - How to Find the Best Low Cost Rates on a Great Cruise

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 Bryan Burbank (September 11, 2008)  Many people are discovering that taking a cruise can be a real fun and exciting vacation that can be enjoyed by adults and kids alike. If you are looking for a vacation that you will never get bored and you do not have to worry about what you are going to do to entertain your family every minute then you need to seriously consider taking a cruise excursion. There are many different .. (Cruising)

Best Cruise Wear - Learn What to Wear on Your Next Vacation Cruise

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 Bryan Burbank (September 11, 2008)  Taking a cruise is one of the most fun vacations that you can take because it gives you a large amount of options when choosing where you want to go and for how long. There are many destinations that you can choose from and depending on that choice you will be able to decide what to wear on your cruise. If you are cruising to Alaska for instance your clothing may be heavier than is you .. (Cruising)

Winter Holiday Cruises

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 Rebecca Robbins (September 09, 2008)  Looking for an ideal way to escape the winter cold? Take a winter break and try a winter holiday cruise. Winter cruises are popular with people who live in the colder eastern and Midwest regions. A change of climate from the knee deep snow to a sun drenched sandy beach is a welcome change in the middle of winter. Most cruise lines sail to wherever your heart desires Hawaii, the Orient, . (Cruising)

MSC Yacht Club

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 Danny M Smith (September 08, 2008)  MSC Cruises announce an exclusive VIP area called MSC Yacht Club on its latest ships. MSC Fantasia will be the first cruise ship to have an exclusive VIP area: the MSC Yacht Club with 99 spacious suites, a bar, solarium, 2 hydro-massage pools, 1 skydome swimming pool, a reserved observation lounge with bar, Concierge and a Observation Lounge at the front where glass windows will enable . (Cruising)

Cruises at Discount Prices

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 Wendy Pan (September 08, 2008)  You should know that many people would prefer to spend their vacations on cruise lines. It is a well known fact that cruise vacations are amazing because it can help you to get a change from your regular hectic routine. It is true that discount cruises are easily available. However, you must know how to find them. A few years ago, cruises were meant for people who were rich. However, .. (Cruising)

What to Wear to a Corporate Dinner Aboard a Chartered Cruise

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 Amy Nutt (September 03, 2008)  If you've never attended a corporate dinner aboard a cruise ship, you are in for a treat. These special business events are usually held on small cruise ships or yachts that have been chartered specifically for the event, providing the opportunity for a lot of fun and a very unique business environment. For many people who are about to attend their first cruise dinner, what to wear can . (Cruising)

Having Fun Aboard a Carnival Cruise Ship

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 Christian Baligad (August 31, 2008)  Imagine sitting poolside with your favorite beverage in hand, soaking up some sun and having fun along the way. Not only can you be relaxing poolside, you can dine in the finest restaurants, dance the night away, or try your luck in the casino. The kids will never get bored with so many activities for them to do and you can just kick back, relax and enjoy your vacation. You will .. (Cruising)

What is an All Inclusive Honeymoon Cruise?

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 Paolo Basauri (August 30, 2008)  An all inclusive honeymoon cruise is a cruise package that has a special price for including everything you need on your travel. These all inclusive packages cover all the food, accommodation, dinners, and in-ship entertainment according to your own budget, so for example if you have a lot of money to spend, you can choose an all inclusive cruise package for your honeymoon that covers .. (Cruising)

Caribbean Cruise Holidays - Fun For All the Family

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 Chris Closset (August 30, 2008)  Caribbean cruises should be on everyone's list of vacations with tropical Caribbean islands, clear, clean beaches and of course a fun filled time on board the cruise liner. If you think a cruise holiday in the Caribbean is assured to dent your budget, you couldn't be further from the truth. Caribbean cruises are becoming gradually more reasonable, and offer superb value for money. In .. (Cruising)

Discount Honeymoon Cruises

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 Paolo Basauri (August 30, 2008)  Spending your honeymoon on a cruise is one of the best experiences you can ever have. Just imagine all the romance you'll be getting while at the same time being able to enjoy the different and amazing destinations found in places like Alaska, Hawaii and the Caribbean. A honeymoon cruise doesn't have to be too expensive, you can find discount honeymoon cruises to combine romance and .. (Cruising)

Honeymoon in Hawaii With a Hawaii Honeymoon Cruise

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 Paolo Basauri (August 30, 2008)  Hawaii is one of the top destinations when it comes to spend your honeymoon. The beauty of its island provides the most romantic setting for this part of your life. Every destination is quite an adventure that you both will enjoy and remember for the rest of your lives. A honeymoon in Hawaii must include visiting all the islands Maui, Hawaii and Honolulu, and what better than visiting .. (Cruising)

Historic Places to Visit in Britain

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 Robert Meldrum (August 29, 2008)  Britain is a great place to visit if you are interested in History; it has many castles, ancient monuments and attractions to visit. London is home to some of Britain's most famous landmarks. Buckingham Palace and the infamous Tower of London can be visited as a group. You can also take one of the big red tourist buses around London and listed to some of the history and attractions. .. (Cruising)

An Alaskan Cruise - The 2 Best Months to Go

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 Steve Schulman (August 28, 2008)  Cruising has become one of the most popular ways to vacation today. There are huge choices of packages and itineraries available, so even the most hard to please traveler can find what they want. One of the most popular cruises recently has been a cruise to Alaska. The reason is kind of obvious. There are breathtaking vistas to enjoy, abundant wildlife to see, and onshore excursions .. (Cruising)

2 Fantastic Affordable Family Cruise Deals to Die For This Fall of 2008

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 Brad Addo (August 28, 2008)  What type of cruise vacation just are you looking for to end the best part of this year? Is it a Christmas cruise vacation you have been eagerly anticipating for a while now? Or, is it that family thanksgiving getaway on the fabulous cruise deal, watching others carve the turkey as they serve you for a change is what you really desire? Which one is for you and your family, or do you .. (Cruising)

Imagine a Honeymoon Cruise

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 Elle N. Dee (August 27, 2008)  Imagine it!! Relax after all these months of pressures, planning and decisions, enjoy your honeymoon and not worry about another thing. Sounds pretty good, right? A cruise ship is a floating city. A high quality place to stay with meals, activities, and entertainment all included without any additional planning. Cruise ships also have a very high employee to guest ratio. You will be .. (Cruising)

How to Find and Enjoy the Best Cruise Vacations

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 Paolo Basauri (August 22, 2008)  The perfect cruise vacations are the dream of millions of people around the World. Sitting by the cruise pool, enjoying a delicious pina colada and preparing to visit a wonderful destination. . . it is a dream indeed. And guess what? It is a dream that can become true! You can enjoy the best cruise vacations if you invest a little time on PLANNING. The first step to elaborate a good .. (Cruising)

An Alaskan Cruise Vacation - Beauty, Adventure, and a Shoppers Dream Come True

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 Steve Schulman (August 21, 2008)  Maybe it's seeing icebergs and glaciers. Perhaps it's watching whales and polar bears. Whatever it is, if you're going on an Alaskan cruise vacation, there's a good chance that it's one of the most anticipated events of your life. The dream of being able to see things with your own eyes that you've only read about in travel magazines or seen on a television screen makes just being on .. (Cruising)

Alaskan Cruise Lines Adventures - Size Definitely Matters on Your Alaska Cruise Vacation

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 Steve Schulman (August 21, 2008)  Your Alaskan cruise vacation adventure is, in part, determined by the size of the boat or ship you're on and the route that you want travel. Smaller Boats Get Closer To Nature Choose a smaller boat and you'll have a different Alaskan cruise vacation experience than you would on a large ship. On a smaller boat you'll explore different environments than you would from the deck of a .. (Cruising)

Alaskan Cruise Lines - 3 Tips to Find Your Best Alaskan Cruise Vacation

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 Steve Schulman (August 21, 2008)  Planning an Alaskan cruise vacation? It might not come as a big surprise, but not all Alaska cruise ships are created equal. When you choose the type of adventure you're looking for you can better determine which of the Alaskan cruise lines you'll want to travel with. A lot of Alaskan cruise lines offer combination cruises, where you can spend time at sea on their Alaska cruise ships .. (Cruising)

6 Secrets the Travel Industry Doesn't Want You to Know About Cruise Travel Deals

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 CJ Anderson (August 20, 2008)  Cruise travel is a fantastic way to explore the world and you may find yourself a cruise enthusiast after your first taste of the luxury. But there are a few details that don't show up in the brochures that most first-timers on a cruise travel deal have to learn the hard way. Here is a list of those dirty little secrets that you need to know to make sure that you enjoy your cruise and .. (Cruising)

Maine Windjammer Cruises - Enjoy the Romance of the Sea on Tall Ship Cruises

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 Steve Schulman (August 20, 2008)  Tall ships - the sailing ships of the 1800s - originally plied the seven seas in order to transport cargo. Now these tall-masted ships take travelers instead of cargo on adventures where they experience a time when tall ships were the kings of the sea. The coast of Maine. And one of the best places to be aboard one of these windjammers is off the coast of Maine. Over 3,000 wild and .. (Cruising)

Freighter Cruises - 6 Secrets For Memorable Vacations on Tramp Freighters

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 Steve Schulman (August 20, 2008)  When most people plan their vacation they usually just look forward to where they're going to end up. Whatever gets them there is just another mode of transportation. However, in the case of freighter cruises, the trip itself can be a thrilling and memorable experience. Part of the romance of taking freighter cruises is that you'll usually be at sea for extended periods of time. If .. (Cruising)

Cruise Ship Review - Review of the Carnival Glory

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 Robert Deveau (August 19, 2008)  The Carnival Fun ships have always been decorated and designed with the “fun ship" banner in mind. In this review of the Carnival Glory, I will surely try to emphasize the fun, because there is lots of fun to be had on this ship. Even the staff know that everyone is there to have fun, which we noticed in the dining room where the waiters danced and performed every night near the .. (Cruising)

The Best Cruise Deals - How To End The Hours Of Searching

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 John Grimmer (August 19, 2008)  Every one that likes to take a cruise for a vacation, weather it's for the value or they just like to cruise, spend way to much time searching for the right cruise deal. First you have to decide what destination, time of year and which cruise line. I have seen people take as much as a few weeks to do this. The best way to always get the best cruise deal is to be an insider in the .. (Cruising)

Christmas Cruises - Getting the Best Deal

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 Amy Nutt (August 19, 2008)  Affordable winter cruises are made possible because the major cruise lines frequently offer winter cruises for ridiculously low rates. You can travel to places such as the Caribbean and South America for lower rates than in the summer. You can also take cruises to such locations as Australia and Asia. Perhaps you might want to see the Northern Lights. They are only visible between the .. (Cruising)




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