Interesting 5 Tips that First-Timer Cruisers Need to Know

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4. Beware of added charges You have to be prepared for added charges when you are on a cruise. Expenses such as playing inrepparttar casinos, alcoholic beverages to photos snapped byrepparttar 147496 shipís ubiquitous are not included in your cruise fare. So, travel-smart by preparing your budget in advance when you are going on a cruise. If you must buy something, wait untilrepparttar 147497 final day ofrepparttar 147498 cruiseómost ofrepparttar 147499 stores will throw a sale then.

5. From ship to shore- savings on excursions Perhapsrepparttar 147500 largest additional cost are escorted shore excursions offered in every port of call ranging in price from $25 per person for a tour by motor coach to as much as $300 for helicopter flight-seeing. For two couples, it is less expensive to hire a cab or rent a car for a day than for each person to join an organized excursion. Also there is no requirement to leaverepparttar 147501 ship when in port. Some passengers prefer to relax on board and lounge byrepparttar 147502 pool asrepparttar 147503 ship is much less crowded after most people have gone ashore. Shore excursions makerepparttar 147504 most sense when few attractions are within walking distance and local means of transportation are scarce.

Hope that this tip will be helpful for those first-timer cruiser. Bon Voyage!!



Yochention and his wife love to travel and they love to share their knowledge of travelling to couples. Visit their site at http://www.Romantic-Escape.com to get ideas for your next romantic getaways.


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5. Rent a Car One thing about renting a car, you might want to consider getting car insurance. That is usually also offered atrepparttar rental car place when you want to do one. The reason why you need this is because you donít know that something will come up when you travel and you might findrepparttar 147495 liability insurance is really helpful and save you a lot.

6. International Driving Permit Applying an international driving permit is one thing that you need to be considered when you are planning to rent a car during your romantic getaways. Especially when you are traveling abroad, international driving permit can really come in handy. You can get your international driver permit by applying from AAA.

7. Reserve a hotel A good tip for couple who usually go on their honeymoon is that when you arrive atrepparttar 147496 hotel, you could tellrepparttar 147497 front desk that you are on your honeymoon. You donít know something good might surprise you two just because you letrepparttar 147498 people know that you are on your honeymoon. Some hotels might prepare a bottle of wine in your room of maybe a bouquet of flowers. Just donít forget to mention that you are on your honeymoon.

8. Apply for Passport and Visa If you are going for international trips, then you should checkrepparttar 147499 visa necessities and your passport whether it is still valid. It is best to apply for your passport at least eight weeks before you plan to leave. This will allowrepparttar 147500 time for processing and any possible complications.

9. Write up your honeymoon packing list Write a list of things that you need to bring during your honeymoon. Most ofrepparttar 147501 small general necessities like toothpaste, toothbrush, underwear and condom you could get it atrepparttar 147502 hotel. If you are traveling on your honeymoon, do not forget to bring lingerie, candles, bubble bath, sunscreen and motion sickness medicine.

10. Find outrepparttar 147503 easiest way to use money/credit You might want to purchase Travelers Checks or get a "Travel Money" card from your local bank or currency exchange office. It is better to carry travelerís check instead of large amounts of cash.

Yochention and his wife love to travel and they love to share their knowledge of travelling to couples. Visit their site at http://www.Romantic-Escape.com to get ideas for your next romantic getaways.


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