5 Reasons why a Cruise Holiday is the way to go

Jan 27 2015

It’s a fact that most cruise ships are basically floating entertainment parks with lavish relaxation and sports facilities, plenty of entertainment for young and old and nowadays they offer so many dining options, you’re more than spoiled for choice. These are only a few of the reasons that make a cruise holiday a truly unique and memorable experience. We’ve made it easy for you to decide, by outlining some of the best reasons to consider a cruise for your next holiday. Take a look and then contact your Cruiseabout consultant today. 

1. Value for money

A cruise holiday is a great way to relax and unwind as you explore the world and have the time of your life at a very reasonable cost. When you book a cruise your transportation, accommodation, food, day and evening’s entertainment is usually included in your fare, which is often very reasonable to begin with. So all you need to do is book your holiday and relax in the knowledge that the formalities and major costs are out of the way.

2. Ever-changing views and attractions

On a cruise holiday you could wake up at a new destination every morning and from the comfort of your suite, enjoying views that are constantly changing. As the scenery around you changes, it means new ports are approaching with the promise of new adventures in foreign cities, breath-taking sights, and unforgettable experiences. 

3. Sail through your dream destinations

If you’ve got a few destinations that you just have to visit, cruising may be the way to go. As mentioned, your costs are mostly all-inclusive. So instead of paying for separate trains, flights or busses, as well as a number of different accommodation options, all you have to do is pick a cruise which includes your dream destinations and then sit back and enjoy the ride. There are a variety of cruises year-round, across the globe to some of the finest destinations imaginable. So the only tricky part about a cruise holiday is deciding where to go. 

4. The perfect holiday in between your dream holiday locations

Cruise ships have changed a lot over the last few years. Before, you could lie around the pool, eat from the buffet, have a massage or two and watch only a limited amount of shows. Nowadays, cruise ships have pulled out all the stops, with modern amenities that would rival any five star hotel or entertainment complex. You have a choice of restaurants to choose from, a number of shows and entertainers, tennis courts, indoor entertainment areas which transform from day to night and some even have waterparks with rides, pools and hot tubs. 

There’s certainly no shortage of entertainment and fun activities for families, couples and singles. Cruise ships nowadays are like floating cities, with everything you could possibly want to make your holiday one to remember. 

5. Easy to plan - easy to budget

Because it’s possible to book your cruise way in advance, it affords you the opportunity to budget and save in the time leading up to your holiday. This gives you the power to easily budget and save, so that you may even have a little extra for those surprise activities that pop up, or that incredible piece of local artwork that would look amazing in your home.

Planning your cruise holiday couldn’t be simpler. All you have to do is decide where you want to go and then select a cruise itinerary that includes your dream destinations. A cruise holiday has become such a popular option, that there are year round cruises taking place all over the world. A cruise holiday is a lot more cost effective than you may think and offers experiences that you wouldn’t find on other holiday options. They give you the chance to see the world the way you want to, on your terms, from the comfort of your own private suite. So, do yourself a favour and consider taking a cruise this year. It may be the best holiday you’ll ever have!