Posted on Jun 02, 2008 | Comments 0
Many feel that traveling by cruise gives them more enjoyment than air, land or train traveling.
Vacation over a cruise ship has both advantages and disadvantages.
The main disadvantage of traveling by cruise ship is; you should have a coast line in or near to your town.
If you do not have a coast line near to your city, then you should travel to the coast line. This is sometimes very expensive if the coast line is at a fairy long distance from your city.
But if you plan the cruise ship traveling before, then you can cut down the extra charges required for spending on the journey towards the coast line. You can get the best prices as you book the tickets before. If you plan the trip before and make necessary arrangements, you can enjoy the coast line trip too.
Coming to advantages, the cruise ship gives you the benefit of two vacations. Thinking how? You are planning a vacation for long distance and choosing the mode of transportation as cruise ship, so double vacation. You can enjoy the overseas vacation as well as enjoy the cruise vacation also, as cruise traveling is a different mode of traveling and enjoying.
If you are connected with the entertainment on the cruise ships, then you will have double enjoyment on the cruise ship. The entertainment on cruise can include swimming, dining, dancing and playing gambling games.
Choosing between domestic cruise and overseas cruise:
Every thing is same for a domestic cruise ship or an overseas cruise; the one thing that differs is the theme. The domestic cruise ship has the country theme while the overseas cruise ships have theme according to their country. If you are traveling in a European cruise, you can find the service and theme according the European culture.
The services, activities, entertainments on the cruise match their respective country theme. If you are traveling overseas, it’s better to choose an overseas cruise when compared with domestic cruise.
If you travel in an overseas themed cruise, you can become familiar with the country culture you are visiting, as overseas cruise ships follow their own respective country cultures as their themes. If you never had the pleasure of traveling overseas, then cruise traveling will be very satisfying.
Search internet for different cruise traveling options and get familiar with different traveling consultancies that provide the best traveling prices. You can even head to your local travel consultant and enquire regarding the cruise traveling.
Search for different brochures which give promising cruise trips. Be familiar with the country you are traveling and make sure you come to know about the famous tourist destinations in that city.
You are traveling by cruise means you need much time in traveling itself. So, plan your schedule properly and make sure you do not waste much time.