A lot of people that have never been on a cruise have some certain preconceived ideas about what a cruise is like. Some of the notions might be true. A lot of them aren’t, though. A lot of people think you will feel claustrophobic or feel the cruise ship moving. You don’t at all! I have only heard positive things from people that have been on them. So if you are thinking of trying out a cruise, here are some reasons why you should.

Value For Money

Cruises offer great value for money. The cost includes pretty much all of your food and drink as well as entertainment and the daytime excursions. Exactly what is included will depend on the cruise provider, but there will be a lot of things included. Just think of each evening; you will be getting dinner, a show or other entertainment and somewhere to sleep. When you look at it that way, it is reasonable. It would cost much more for those three things at any other hotel. There are quite often offers on for families too. Sometimes the kids sail free or get a discounted rate. Luxury providers may also include things like spending credits and alcohol in the price. So look at a provider like Broome Kimberley & Beyond to see what is included in the price.

You Get to Visit Multiple Destinations

I know how it is when you have a travel bucket list as long as your arm. There are a lot of places that you would love to visit but don’t know how you will be able to afford to visit them all. A cruise solves that problem. Are there a few cities in Europe you would love to visit? Or Caribbean islands that you’d like to see? You can just choose a cruise that covers the places that you want to go to. Problem solved. You won’t be spending weeks at each destination. But you can get to visit and see the main sights.


Suitable for All Ages

Cruises cater for everyone. There is something that everyone will enjoy. There are things from swimming pools to play centres, from spas to shopping. There are a variety of classes and clubs available too. So your tech teen son could enjoy playing in the games room while your younger daughter enjoyed swimming. So it is perfect for a family with a variety of ages, there will be something for everyone to do, even taking the grandparents!

Make Lots of Friends

Cruising is a social thing. You will see the same people for a week, so it is a great chance to meet people. They will be from all over the world, so it is a great chance to get to know people from other cultures and backgrounds. You could even try out your language skills for when you are hopping on and off board.

There are plenty of other reasons to go on a cruise too. They are romantic so perfect for getting married or renewing vows too.