Cruises - Addictive Passion
Welcome to a whole new dimension to holidaying. Cruising has been a passion to a select holiday makers who cherish tranquility in-depth. Rocked by the gentle waves, swept by the ocean breeze laden with swelling aroma of the unfathomable depths, cruising is very de-stressing, soothing, and rejuvenating. Cruises could indeed be an addiction.
Cruise Lines International Association documents that about 20% of Americans have taken a cruise holiday, and more than 50 million had it in their minds for their holiday between 2010 and 2013. First-time cruisers frequently report exceeded expectations for food, entertainment, accommodations and overall quality of their vacation. About 80 percent of cruisers say that this type of vacation is an "important vehicle for sampling destinations" they'd like to visit again.
Cruisers are "frequent vacationers who cruise as part of their vacation mix." Cruising is an exciting and inexpensive way for vacationers to sample different islands or port cities. On average, 40 percent of cruisers return to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Hawaii, Mexico, Europe and Alaska for land-based vacations.
Compared with other vacations, travelers say a cruise vacation represents better value for the money, offers something for everyone, provides safe and reliable transportation, relaxes them and presents truly hassle-free travel. Cruisers like saving money on food and hotel expenses, as well as encountering fewer airport hassles. They're pampered with fine dining, adventure, unique itineraries and world-class entertainment.
Cruisers have the option to match their holiday with the range of cruises available:
- Family Cruises
- Premium Cruises
- Luxury Cruises
- Expedition Cruises
- River Cruises