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Cruise Vacation Indusrty Tips


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Why cruising is an excellent vacation choice. Cruise Holidays of Mission Viejo offers insider tips from the trade. Call Cruise Holidays of Mission Viejo to arrange a live presentation 888-203-3012.

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Cruise Vacation Indusrty Tips

  1. 1. Why Cruise?
  2. 2. How to stretch your vacation dollars? By Carrie Finley-Bajak
  3. 4. Cruising the Best Choice <ul><li>Cruising represents great value. </li></ul><ul><li>There is variety (ships, itineraries, cabin types.) </li></ul><ul><li>Stretch your dollar by choosing the right cruise for your budget. </li></ul>
  4. 5. The Upside of Cruising Inclusive Pricing Many Price Categories Flexible days 1 2 3 4 Off Season Savings Weak Dollar - Added Value 5
  5. 6. The Upside of Cruising Variety of cabin types Luxury suites Group rates 6 7 8 9 30 homeports in US Use an expert 10
  6. 7. Inclusive Pricing Lodging Meals Relaxation Entertain-ment
  7. 8. How Do I Find Real Value? <ul><li>What’s important to you? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Accommodations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>On-site Expenditures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Choice of Activities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Destinations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Comfort and Safety </li></ul></ul>
  8. 9. Great Food Impeccable Service One Place to Call Home Something for Everyone Multiple Destinations Unpack Once Title EASY Cruising Saves Time And it is easy!
  9. 10. Have Fun
  10. 11. Find the Right Cruise for You The Reality <ul><li>If you’re unhappy with your vacation, your “savings” won’t matter! </li></ul><ul><li>Price is only ONE factor that determines value. In other words, </li></ul><ul><li>. . .it’s just not that simple </li></ul><ul><li>Let a specialist at Cruise Holidays help you find a great cruise for a great value ! </li></ul>
  11. 12. Fact or Fiction? <ul><li>Last Minute = Savings </li></ul><ul><li>Lowest Price = Value </li></ul><ul><li>Shorter = Cheaper </li></ul><ul><li>DIY = Deals </li></ul><ul><li>Ticket Price is Everything </li></ul><ul><li>All Cruises are Equal </li></ul>
  12. 13. Destination and Itineraries <ul><li>Get more than you pay for: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Off-Season </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Begin/End of Season </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Transition Cruises </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Random Voyages </li></ul></ul>
  13. 14. Pricing…what does this include? <ul><li>You get what you pay for! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lower fare = might mean more $$ on-site </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Higher fare = might mean less $$ on-site </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Look for value in the </li></ul><ul><li>entire cost! </li></ul>
  14. 15. State Rooms or Cabins <ul><li>The first to go: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Most expensive </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Least expensive </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Adjoining staterooms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Family suites </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Lots more space in the middle </li></ul>
  15. 16. The Value of the Expert <ul><li>Ask an expert </li></ul><ul><ul><li>It’s not a vacation if you have to do the work! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Updated industry knowledge </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Knows when low price is NOT a good deal! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It’s what you don’t know that you need…that makes the difference. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Passport </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Visa </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Payment schedules </li></ul></ul></ul>
  16. 17. Thank You!