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Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!

Cruise vacation travel tips can make your trip more memorable and less hassle. Travel tips save you time and money. The last thing you want is to suffer from information overload. As travel agents we know what you can expect to encounter, and we’ll help you to get the most our of your cruise or all inclusive resort stay. From packing tips, to excursion information we’ll assist you how ever we can, and we do not charge any additional fees. In fact what many people do not realize is that they save money when they use a travel agent.

We’ll save you hours worth of time and book you into the best possible cabin, at the best possible price. We know what to look for and to avoid when it comes to selecting the best cabin for your budget. We’ll compare options for you and send them to you, completely free of charge. Plus we will make sure that you have everything you need. We’re here for you and want to earn your business.

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Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!

Paying Gratuities

The subject of paying gratuities has always been controversial. While the majority of vacationers believe tipping is important, many divide around the method of paying them. When it comes to paying gratuities, you can either prepay, automatic pay, or self pay. Let’s look at each of these options. This article is geared towards cruise and resort vacation stays. But I will address a few other types of tips further on, like tipping porters so read on.

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Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!

WiFi On Vacation

So will you choose to use WiFi on vacation or will you join in the digital detox revolution? The choice is ultimately yours to make, but before you travel it’s helpful to know what some of the associated costs. These WiFi tips can save you money, sometimes hundreds of dollars.

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Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!

Tips & FAQ’s

We hope the Tips & FAQ’s provided help you to plan and enjoy your vacation! Over the years we’ve made note of this you need to know to help you have a better vacation. These may be anything from packing tips to healthy tips. It’s nice to know things like how to avoid lines and crowds, and how avoid travel stress. Some of these thing may seem obvious to some travelers, but often serve as a good reminder. Newer travelers might want to make some notes.

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Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!

Avoiding Norovirus

Avoiding norovirus is easy to do if you understand a few basic things. No one want to get sick on vacation, and following a few simple steps can help to keep you healthy. Let’s look at what norovirus is, how it spreads, and how we can all avoid it. Outbreaks occur most often between November and April.

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Lounge Chair Hogs
Lounge Chair Hogs
Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!

Lounge Chair Hogs

One of the most frustrating issues for cruisers is the issue of lounge chair hogs. Everyone wants a great spot by the pool, when they are close to the pool, the bar, and the sun. Unfortunately, many cruisers get up early and go place towels and sometimes personal belongings on the loungers in order to make them appear to be in use. However the simple truth is, that after depositing towels and other sundries onto the loungers, many people don’t show back up for hours at a time.

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Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!

Use A Travel Agent

There are myths floating around out there about what happens when you use a travel agent. We’re going to separate the fact from the fiction here by providing you with the basic facts about travel agents. Below are the pros and the cons as well as some tips that we believe you’ll find useful.

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Where To Dine
Where To Dine
Where To Dine
Where To Dine
Where To Dine
Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!, Just For Foodies!

Where To Dine

The question of where to dine has always been important to anyone on vacation. Meals help to make traveling experiences more memorable. There are two camps; those who will eat local foods and those who won’t. Before I dive down the rabbit hole with my personal views regarding dining away from home, I’ll simply say it’s your vacation. Do as you like. However having said that, I simply must also say, when in Rome do as the Roman do.

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Cruise & Vacation Travel Tips!

Cruise Planners Maryland

We became Cruise Planners Maryland travel agents because our love of travel led us to it. We still have places left on our bucket list that we wish to see. However, as seasoned travelers we knew we wanted to share the world with others. Planning a vacation takes time. Mistakes made in the process can be costly. As travel agents we never charge additional fees. Not ever. We get paid only the commission that the carriers set aside, and it is the same for all agents.

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