Crystal tries to manage costs with up to $2,000 in onboard credits, MSC chops prices for boomer cruisers, and more deals from the top cruise specialist agents.
Times are tough, which means you need a break more than ever. A cruise is a great getaway and better yet, there are some darn good deals out there. Save even more if you can get to the port of embarkation without flying. Read on to find out what four cruise experts consider to be their very best deal this week and further, get in on some creative ways to save dough once on board.
As usual, Heidi Sarna has rooted around to dig up the best deals in the cruise industry.
This week, cruise specialty agents pull out a raft-load of deals to lure in in first-time cruisers and veterans alike.
The un-cruise of cruising has an allure all it's own. Here's what you need to know before you decide if a river boat trip is right for you.
River cruise deals in Europe from Delimann, free round-trip air from Regent Seven Seas, $2K worth of on-board credit from Crystal, and more big ways to save from the top cruise specialist agents.
Two-for-one cruising on Azamara and Celebrity, perks from Regent and Costa, and a fleet of savings from the biggest cruise specialty agents.
From casinos, to adults-only pools, spas, and alternative dining venues, itÂ?s easy to hang out with your own age group whenever you want to. Here are some of the top ship spots for adults only.
Regent shares some spectacular discounts on suites and excursions, Disney offers 50% off kids' cruises, Seabourn chops fees on pre- and post-cruise hotel stays, and more special offers from specialty cruise discounters.
In the spirit of offering both praise and constructive criticism, here's ten cents about nine great and not-so-great cruise moments on six sailings from the past year.
The cruise lines are coming up with more and more ways for you to spend your money once on board. Here's what you'll really spend for that bargain cruise of your dreams.
Half off on kids who cruise Disney, two-for-one deals from Regent Seven Seas, and a fleet of special operators from the top cruise travel agencies.
If you can spare the dough, now's the time to go and explore Southeast Alaska's gorgeous fjords, glaciers, and forests. Here's what a handful of experts say about what to book, when to book and why they love our 50th state so darn much.
Silverseas cuts rates up to 50% off most itineraries, Cruise Members Only cuts out the $50 membership fee for Frommers.com readers, plus oodles of cruises on sale -- proving yet again that cruise vacations still offer the best value for your travel dollar.
This week's roundup of special offers includes up to 60% savings on Seabourn cruises, Carnival discounts for early bookers, and a fleet of savings from the top cruise specialist agents.
Half of select Crystal cruises, special offers for past Carnival guests, three for the price of two on Star Clippers, and a fleet of bargains for cruise specialist agents.
Hats off to the cruise lines for offering more intriguing stuff than ever, leaving the boring bus tour shtick in the dust with bike tours through nature preserves, kayaking in scenic sounds, and landing in Antarctica.
In this week's deal roundup: Crystal offers big discounts on European routes, Cruise West cuts prices by 25% for flexible guests, Carnival shares deals with repeat customers, and a host of special offers from cruise specialist agents.
Cruises are about more than having lots of restaurants, entertainment, and recreation under one seagoing roof. They draw us in for other, more touchy-feely reasons, too. Here's what keeps us coming back for more.
Luxury deals from Seabourn and Crystal, Windstar welcomes families, Oceana chops as much as 72%, and a fleet of deals from major cruise specialty agents.
A short cruise from Singapore is a great way to get a taste of Malaysia without exerting too much effort, and you can do it with a 3-night cruise to Penang and Port Kelang.
Disney hands out free cruises to kids, Windstar chops fees for families, Seabourn gives discounts to small groups, and more in this week's giant roundup of special offers.
The eastern Mediterranean is ideal for travel by ship because many great ports are relatively close together -- you can see a lot on a 7- to 14-night itinerary.
Early holiday deals from Carnival, free air to Ecuador, special offers on France river barges, and a host of discounts from leading cruise specialists.
Vegas-style production shows with feather boa-clad show girls are still alive and kicking onboard, but more and more they're being offered with a fresh twist to keep the cruise experience as modern as possible.