Great expectations for newbie cruisers
First cruise? Here’s what’s in store:
An exhilarating experience. Fresh sea air, wind in your hair, leaving woes behind in the wake, completely relaxing.
Better way to see new ports without having to catch planes and re-pack often.
Cuisine you may have never tasted before. (Crystal Cruises, Seabourn, Silversea, Regent Seven Seas, Oceania).
Diving off the back of a ship into the water (Windstar, Seabourn, SeaDream).
Eating as much and whenever you want (Crystal Cruises, Seabourn, Silversea, Regent Seven Seas, SeaDream).
Fitness options such as gyms, jogging tracks, paddle all, golf, swimming, exercise classes—on every ship worth its salt.
Great days at sea with never ending activities fro Bingo to disco.
Heavenly spa treatments, for an extra fee on Cunard Queen Mary 2 Canyon Ranch Spa, Crystal, Silversea, Seabourn, Regent Seven Seas, Celebrity, Carnival, Princess.
Islands in the sun (cruises to the Caribbean, French Polynesia, Hawaii, Fiji).
Love it’s not call the Love Boat (re: popular Princess Cruises TV series) for nothing. It’s all around you on a cruise. You just need to sidle up to the bar, put your lips together and blow.
WiFi to keep you connected, although it doesn’t often move too fast or at all depending on the ship’s position at sea. Sometimes you’ll just have