I read somewhere that cruise firms basically break even after they have an almost full boat, so they really make all of their money off of excursions, drinks and all of the non-free add-ons. We took a cruise several years ago and spent virtually nothing on board, went on two excursions, and truthfully came out actually happy with the cruising expertise.
My wife and I routinely pay over $200 per individual per day for cruise fare. And the statement that smaller ships are inexpensive is a very false generalization. Seabourn ships maintain a maximum of four hundred people, and are priced at roughly $one thousand per particular person per day. If you just like the spa, and I do, most remedies are often MUCH cheaper in the course of the days you are at port vs the times you’re at sea.
Everybody is off the ship, so they decrease the … Read More