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Cruise Channel with Raye and Marty Trencher offers
vacationers insight into the world of cruising with
help from travel and cruising experts as well as
seasoned travelers and first time cruisers. This web
site is your personal guide to your best vacation
cruises close to home or travel to the far reaches
of the World. In addition to unique weekly topics,
behind the scenes stories, exclusive insight, the
show features special giveaways, and highlights the
cruise industry's legacy of providing experiences
that are unique and not found on
other vacations and delivering innovative shows,
entertainment and activities that challenge your
imagination. Go explore.....
Did You Know?
You Can Get
Exclusive Cruise Savings Based On Where You
for new ways to cruise for less? Here's a
cruise tip that even experienced cruisers
may not know. Start your search for a
low-cost cruise by researching resident
rates. Click on this link:
Exclusive Resident Specials! Enjoy Reduced Rates on Select Sailings
you live could entitle you to exclusive
savings. Once the page opens, just click on
your home state or region to unlock special
fares. Plus, while you're shopping, look for
resident rate reminders under the price.
Helpful Cruise Travel
Shopping for a cruise? We
reveal the often overlooked steps to more
About The Hosts
Cruise Travel Advisors, Authors and
Publishers Raye & Marty Trencher are a
husband and wife team with more than 30
years experience cruising the world sailing
thousands of nautical miles, visiting ports
of call, inspecting ships, sampling
itineraries and critiquing shore excursions
They are the Editors and Publishers of
Cruise Traveler Magazine and
Cruise Reviews Online. Their mission is
plain and simple. Provide
tips and resources to help first-time
cruisers and seasoned travelers navigate the
web in search of the best cruise deals,
reviews and cruise destination
How to find
special cruise deal rates based on
residency, age or past cruising experience.
Everyone's favorite kind of deal is an
unbeatable one - and we've got plenty of
those. If you're a fan of low, low rates,
then click on any of the links below. Many
of these cruises come with great extras too,
like free shipboard credit, free upgrades,
and more on select sailings.
Did you know?
Cruise ships often provide a boatload of
cruising costs $1,000 less on average than a
traditional land-based vacation.
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Travelers' Guide To Savings
Travelers' Guide To Savings - Why
Are Cruises A Good value? - Find Top
Cruise, Hotel, Flight, Car and
Vacation Deals. It is a straight
forward money-saving travel guide to
The most overlooked way to stretch
your dollar is to form your own
Traveling with family or friends, or
both, can lower costs enough so you
can travel even when the economies
not that good. Of course, most of us
don't have the time - or inclination
- to make the calls and do the
research for an entire group. It's a
big job. On the other hand, booking
a group cruise is easy for a
professional travel agent. Your
agent can create a package that
works for you, while your group will
realize across-the-board savings
from group discounts that your agent
discovers. Find out more information
Group Cruise Deals
Cruise Travel Topics
Family Guide To Cruising
cruise vacation advice for a family going on a
cruise and families who are planning on a cruise,
family cruise vacation, or multigenerational family
Undeterred by the state of our economy, more than 15
million passengers cruised last year. How did they
rate their experience?
Seniors Guide to Cruising
Seniors continue to make up a significant segment of
the cruise industry. However, there are some things
that seniors should consider when booking a cruise.
A great resource of relevant, on topic content for
experienced cruisers and first-time cruise guests.
Almost... everything you need to know about cruises.
Over 500 Articles.
All About Cruising- Ask The
Are you looking for
cruise tips, advice, destination information and
where to find the best cruise
deals. We've created a 16 page online guide for
first-time cruisers to research cruise destinations
and find some of the best cruise deals on the web
without having to navigate through hundred's of web
sites to find what they want. The Guide takes you to
a choice of 16 of the world's most desirable
destinations, provides background information on
each locale, detailed city guides to get around, and
what cruise lines go there. Read the
Ask The Experts Cruise Guide
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Our Cruise Questions
of the Week
Q. Many cruise-related web sites claim to have
the best deals. Which one really does? Should we
deal directly with the cruise line or is it
better to book a cruise with an agent? Who will
give us the better deal?
Find the answer here.
Q. How can I save money on shore excursions. Do
I have to book them with the Cruise line? Are
there reliable sightseeing operators who have
Find the answer here.
travel documents and identification will I need
for domestic and international cruise sailings?
Do I have to have a Passport for a cruise to
Europe, South America or the Caribbean, Bermuda
or the Bahamas?
Find the answer here.
Q. How can I pay for an inside cabin and receive
a balcony or even a suite?
Find the answer here.
College Of Cruise Knowledge
What to Know
A wealth of information and
knowledge about cruise lines,
cruise ships, deck plans,
destinations, ports-of-call and
Q: When can you get pricing for Caribbean
Cruises for 2011?
When would be the best time to book?
A: For most cruise lines, You can get pricing
now and reserve your cruise. But if you wait
until the "last minute" , about four to six
weeks before sailing cruise lines will discount
their rates if they have unsold inventory (
cabins ) to fill. This year, we have been some
very low prices, as there are too many cruise
ships that "winter" in the Caribbean. Talk to a
travel agent who specializes in cruises; they
are best equipped to give you advice on a cruise
line or cruise ship that interests you.