TOP 10 REASONS TO CRUISE
Published April 3, 2018
TOP 10 REASONS TO CRUISE
Simply put, there is no better way to see the world than a cruise. After all, it is about the destination and the journey isn’t it? Cruise travel is quickly becoming the vacation choice around the world.
Still unsure about cruising? Keep an open mind because there are 10 reasons to choose to cruise.
There are hundreds of different cruise itineraries to choose from and a ton of locations to visit. The choice of visiting fascinating ports in Africa, Alaska, Antarctica, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, the Caribbean, Europe, Hawaii, the Mediterranean, the Middle East, New England and Canada, South America and the West Indies. The possibilities are endless. Wherever you want to go, there is an adventure waiting for you around the corner. At each destination, there are options to explore beyond the ordinary with a plethora of choices of local excursions to leave a lasting impression. What kind of trip are you looking for? Choose from a variety of cruise lines to begin to exceed your expectations.
No matter where you are in the world, you’ll always enjoy plenty of unmatched inclusive amenities to meet your needs. Options such as standard spirits, international beers and wines, gratuities, events and more. Suite guests enjoy more inclusive amenities such as butler services, connecting flights or extra hotel and transportation costs and more.
The Center Of It All
There are a variety of choices of cruise lines, and types of ships to choose from. If you choose a larger vessel, you will be in the middle of the hustle and bustle at the most celebrated destinations. If you decide with a smaller vessel, you’ll be able to go to less-traveled ports, scenic rivers, and waterways that are off-limits to larger cruise lines, gaining a richer travel experience.
The beauty of cruising is that it can always be customized to what you want. Cruise lines offer a variety of locations, as well as a ton of shore excursions at each port. If you are seeking culture, history, shopping or relaxation, there one of a kind experiences to share at each port. Onboard there are always activities such as meet and greets and complimentary amazing entertainment evenings.
Exotic Locations At Your Own Pace
Visit exotic destinations, lots of them, do as the locals do and see what they see, and eat what they eat all over the world, without the worry of navigating unfamiliar places and busy tourist sites. Onshore experiences that deliver authentic local connections. Enjoy exclusive tours and excursions provided by various cruise lines that you won’t find anywhere else. After a long day of exploring, you can rest easy knowing you have a plethora of inclusive amenities to come back to. Friendly staff, attentive crew and a familiar place to lay rest. And for the next day, another amazing place to explore.
Never A Dull Moment
Vacation is a time to explore, but also to relax. In between destinations, there are days for onshore discovery. There is a variety of merchandise and beautiful jewelry in the retail section of the ship. Test your luck at some blackjack, roulette or poker tables at the casino. Visit live performance of classical soloists, bands, and other entertainment. Make sure to go to at least one of the planned dinner parties as they bring everyone together in a fun and creative way. Explore the pools, hot tubs or water slides onboard. There are painting, drawing, knitting classes to choose from. Or maybe you would prefer an oceanfront massage, with manicure treatments and an acupuncture session. For the fitness buffs who can’t miss a gym day even if on vacation, there is a fitness center onboard along with fitness and nutrition classes. And for the yoga fanatics, or if you just need to relax, there are yoga sessions on the top deck at sunset after a long day of activities. There is never a dull moment on or offshore.
Feels Like Home… Only Better
With the plethora of destinations to visit, excursions, activities, and dining, cruising is the perfect option to fit everyone’s needs and is a family and multigenerational travel solution. So many options meet Mom, Dad, Kids and Grandparent’s needs. The idea of a cruise is to make you feel as comfortable as possible, almost as if you were home. The bartender will know your drink, towels and cold water bottles waiting for you on the outdoor track or ice cream cones greeting you back on the ship after a long offshore excursion. You can expect a staff that is genuinely friendly, attentive and professional. There is also a great feeling of a community, meeting other guests and making friends. The staff is at your disposal to bring above and beyond service to keep you coming back.
Connected From Ship to Shore
While you might think you are in the open sea, you are still not out of touch. You can stay in touch with family and friends by cell phone, internet, WI-FI, phone or email. You can also enjoy interactive TV’s or on-demand entertainment and live TV feeds for cruise, itinerary and port information. Touchscreen walls and tables for your entertainment. Each cruise line has their own technological advancements onboard each ship. Some more advanced as other such as LCD screens in inside staterooms to emulate an outdoor stateroom and is there to help with seasickness. Other cruise lines specialty in different options.
All of The Vacation Fun
Your journey will change the way you see the world. Enjoy health, beauty and restorative treatments in spas like oceanfront spas or acupuncture treatments. Some cruise lines have tracks on the deck or anyone looking to go for a run or a jog to keep fit while on vacation. We don’t want to disturb your everyday routine, maybe just enhance it for the time being. Spin classes and yoga classes are also available.
Visit Many Locations. Unpack Once
Pack as much or as little as you would like, but your suitcase will only need to be unpacked once. A cruise is your chance to experience “a floating hotel” that follows where you want to go. This gives you more time to spend enjoying your vacation and a lot less time and money trying to figure out accommodations. You can always feel comfortable and at home while exploring the fascinating places and exciting experiences the world has to offer.