Cheap Cruises – Cheaply Luxurious!

One of best forms of spending the holidays is to go on a cruise. Usually, cruises last from 3 days to about 3 months. The price range is also different depending on the cruise.

Do things such as a cheap cruise even exist? The surprising answer is yes. Various cruise lines offer different package depending on the client’s needs and budget. The cheap cruises usually take care of food, accommodation, and all the amusements.

Contrary to popular belief, a cheap cruise never means bad service or accommodation. Cruise lines treat all their clients equally and ensure that everyone has access to all their services and facilities.

What else is included in a cheap cruise?

• In most cases, the cheap cruise price is inclusive of

• Flights, connections and sea plans

• The cruise itself

• The amusements on-board

• All your meals

• Services at any time of the day.

• Room service

• Sauna baths, Gym, swimming polls, spas etc.

What to expect on this trip?

Shopping is possible both on land as well as on the sea. Beauty parlours and salons are available as well. Cruise lines also offer shore excursions to every client of theirs.

Cheap cruises, although cheap, are kitted out with hydraulic stabilisers that will greatly reduce the motion of the ship in bad weather. This ensures that you don’t suffer sea-sickness even in foul weather.

As you know, taking about holidays automatically brings in the concept of useful tips.

Some of the more useful tips are

a) Cheap cruises, just like their more expensive sisters, vary greatly in structure and size. Some carry lesser people to smaller water bodies while others have a much greater carrying capacity.

b) You can choose the room you want on the ship depending on the amount you’ve paid.

c) Choose a cruise that takes you to places you haven’t been to before. Cheap cruises to the Caribbean Islands are available throughout the year. During summers, Alaska is an ideal destination for cruises.

d) Make sure to bring along your sleeping bag so that you can spend a night on the beach. Usually, your baggage is collected one day before the date of scheduled departure. This means that to experience the sea at night, you need to carry extra clothing.

e) If the cruise you have chosen moves from country to country, its advisable to carry your passport as it serves as a form of identification like no other.

f) Cheap cruises are extremely informal during the waking hours but most nocturnal activities are extremely formal and require that you carry along an extra set of formal clothing.

g) Although the amusements on board the ship are included in the cost of the cruise, day trips and shore excursions may cost extra.

h) Make sure that you carry along your travel insurance. Most of the cheap cruise companies cannot be held responsible for any misplaced or damaged belongings.

i) Some cheap cruise liners give you the option of checking out the cruise liner before booking your ticket. Make sure you make the full use of this option and ensure the quality of the ship before booking.

Checking out these tips and following them will make sure that your cruise is an unforgettable experience. But do remember that even if it’s a cheap cruise, it should offer you the ultimate satisfaction and comfort during and after the trip as a vacation is for relaxation and not just another way to get stressed.

By: Abhishek Agarwal

About the Author:

Abhishek is an avid Globetrotter and he has got some great Budget Cruising Secrets up his sleeves! Download his FREE 80 Pages Ebook, “How To Have An Unforgettable Cruise Vacation!” from his website . Only limited Free Copies available.