What to Expect on a Cruise
Cruising has never been so popular or affordable, but this doesn’t mean that you know what to expect. If you are considering booking a cruise for the first time, or have just booked your first cruise, you may have a ton of questions and may not really know what is in store for you. Hopefully the answers to these frequently asked questions will help, but if you have any other questions feel free to ask your Cruiseabout Consultant.
1. Is cruising expensive?
2. Who is cruising for?
Cruising is for everyone, providing you do the right research. There are cruises that cater to singles, couples, retirees and families with kids. Multi-generational cruising is booming, with ships providing activities and shore excursions to suit all ages. There are cruises for fancy folk and laid-back types, hyperactive party-goers and quiet, cultured travellers. There are even cruises catering to special interests such as wine, food, golf and music.
3. Won’t I get bored?
4. Will I feel claustrophobic on the ship?
5. Will I get seasick?
6. What is there to do in port?
7. What about the nightlife?
At night, life onboard a cruise ship really heats up! There’s live entertainment, dancing, discos and lounges, feature films and parties. Most ships even have onboard casinos. There are special events and Broadway-style theatre shows. Comedy shows, magicians and karaoke. The night can go on as long as you want it to! Read more