A cruise ship provides a great, one price, vacation, and one of the main attractions to booking a cruise ship is that just about everything is included in the price.
When many people think about a budget vacation, they picture an intrepid traveler in a roach infested hotel room eating stale sandwiches and riding around on the city bus. However, one of the best ways to save money on a vacation is also one of the most luxurious and most thrilling – the cruise vacation.
In addition to a cheap place to stay, a cruise also offers unlimited food, including many amazing buffets that are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In addition, the food on cruise vacation ships are often better-quality to those in all but the best land locked restaurants, and once again, the food is included in the price.
Of course, it is possible to save money by traveling in the off-season, and this can often be a great plan. For instance, even though it’s the middle of the winter and most people are not thinking about vacations where you’re, it may be warm and tempting in many tropical cruise ship destinations.
It’s important, however to check out the local weather, and to avoid the rainy season in the destinations you’re considering. Steering clear of hurricanes, tropical downpours and other weather problems can help you get the most out of your cruise ship. Read the rest of this entry »