Are You Ready To Cruise Your Way Around The World?
By Nicola Jackson
If you are thinking about taking a vacation but are not quite sure what type holiday you want to take, then seriously consider the ultimate vacation; a cruise! Cruises are one of the best vacations for all sorts of people for a number of reasons. They are cheap, fun, and no, you won't get bored. With cruises, you have the ability choose from a huge variety of locations, including Europe, the Dominican Republic, Australia, or more exotic destinations such as Mexico or Hawaii.
One of the added benefits of a cruise includes being able to enjoy not just one destination, but many. They include stops in many different locations at different times in the duration. Not only this, but on cruises you don't have to worry about getting from one destination to another, like you would with a roadtrip, for example. Instead, the cruise ship takes you to multiple destinations while you relax onboard soaking up the gorgeous scenery around you. The fact that the cruise takes you to unique places means that it eliminates the potential for disastrous "how do we get there" scenarios.
There are many different cruise lines, including Silversea, Crystal, Radisson, Princess and Disney. Almost everything you need are on the cruise ships, including swimming pools, shopping centers, restuarants, movie theatres, and nightclubs or bars. That way, you don't have to leave the ship in order to thoroughly enjoy your vacation, and you don't have to provide your own entertainment (which we all now is usually a necessity with children). Instead, most cruises are even equipped with qualified employees to look after your children with unique and fun projects, to give you the much needed break you deserve. In case of medical emergencies there are qualified, top notch medical personnel onboard ready to help you out if need be.
There are numerous types of cruises that can satisfy almost anyone's needs. For those that don't have children, there are cruises that are adult only cruises. There are also Disney cruises, which are great for the kids, and honeymooning ones for the newly weds. For those that don't have a special someone, there are singles cruises--a new, popular way to meet great new people, and make a ton of friends!
Cruises also involve some of the most competitive prices out there for vacations, and can practically quarantee that you will get your money's worth out of multiple destinations, and experience a variety of multicultural sights. If you have flexible dates, grabbing a last minute deal is usuallythe best way to go.
About The Author
Nicola Jackson is a Canadian student-entrepreneur with a travel bug that's taken her (so far) to Britain, Greece, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland, France and the Czech Republic. Her web site http://www.cruise-your-way.com is a mosaic of information on cruise vacations, inspired by her research for her own vacation planning.