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Top Five Reasons You Should Consider A Cruise Vacation
by Rainbow Getaways
Why You Should Consider a Cruise
Are you exciting and scary about your first-time cruise vacation and wondering if they’re as good as you’ve heard and read? To help you with this, I’m sharing the top reasons people love to cruise and why you should consider one for your next vacation.
1. Cruise vacations are one of the best ways to maximize your vacation time
Cruise vacation allows you unpack once and get to visit multiple destinations. You don’t need to worry about transferring hotels, worrying about a lost reservation at the next destination, or if the hotel will meet your expectations.
2. Cruising gives one of the best returns on investment for your travel budget
Your cruise fare will include meals in the main dining room(s), basic drinks, just about all the activities on the ship, and of course, the ports of call. Therefore, you don’t have to worry about spending any additional money unless you want to. Generally speaking, the more budget a cruise line has, the less that is included.
3. Cruising has World-class dining
Every cruise line prides itself on the meals served across their ships. This means you’ll have the opportunity to not only experience amazing dinner service, but you’ll also be able to explore new foods that you wouldn’t normally want to order at home.
4. Cruise to explore new ports of call
A cruise allows you to visit multiple ports of call in one vacation. Each port will have its own history, flare, and activities that you don’t want to miss. And because there’s so much to do, there’s something for every type of traveler. If you’re an adventure seeker, there will be options to go zip-lining or trekking across the landscape on an ATV. If you’re more interested in culture, take a bus tour around the city to see the most notable locations or participate in a cooking class to learn how to prepare a favorite dish of the locals. And of course, you can’t forget about the shopping!
Shopping at locally owned stores that sell locally made items. These make the best souvenirs and gifts to give to your friends when you get back home.
5. Cruising has something for everyone
The largest cruise ships have artificial surfing, skydiving, multi-story waterslides, roller coasters, and more. Looking for a more sedate vacation, smaller ships have plenty of spaces to unwind. Because of the variety of activities, cruises have become very popular for multi-generation family reunions. You can also explore new activities that you wouldn’t normally consider at home. There are activities for every age group and enough space that large families can spend time together when they want.