When you are planning your next vacation make sure you consider a cruise. Cruise Travel Outpaces General Leisure Travel. According to CLIA the global cruise association, between 2008 and 2014, cruise travel outpaced general leisure travel in the U.S. by 22%. Do you know why that is? Below you will find 5 awesome reasons that cruising is the way to vacation in 2016!
- Cruises offer multi-destination vacations- Want to visit the Florida Keys, Nassau, Freeport, Halfmoon Cay (Bahamas), Jamaica, Alaska, the different islands of Hawaii or Spain, Italy, and France a cruise has you covered.
- Cruise are all-inclusive with optional add-ons- You can enjoy an all you can eat buffet, 24 hour room service, and other onboard free dining options as well as the included onboard activities, childcare and self-guided site-seeing when at dock. Or you can pay a little extra for some of the fine dining and specialty restaurant options as well as the exciting guided tours and treks but you don’t have to because everything that is included is enough to make it the best vacation ever. You have the option.
- Cruises are great family vacations- Cruises offer activities for adults and kids alike. For grandma and grandpa, mom, dad and kids of all ages. They have programs for kids of all ages. Akin to day camp. Something fun and exciting for everyone
- You only unpack once- No matter how many ports you are visiting you get to stay in the same room. No packing and unpacking at each destination.
- New Adventures at each port- You have the option of visiting new and exciting places at each port you dock. You can visit historic sites and ancient ruins, go shopping, try zip lining, swim with the dolphins or stingrays, hiking, ATV riding, deep sea fishing, whale watching, experience the culture of the area and enjoy local activities and dining. The world is truly your oyster.
There are so many other reasons to cruise on your next vacation. You can really relax and enjoy yourself and the sunsets are amazing! So the next time you are looking for a new and exciting vacation idea consider a cruise. If you would like more information on available options contact me and I will help you plan an awesome cruise vacation!