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Book a European River CruiseEvery day more and more people are discovering the pleasures of a cruise vacation. Families, singles, couples, honeymooners and groups of friends are sailing away on the vacation of their lives. Today, the possibilities for cruising to paradise are almost endless. Phenomenal itineraries and spectacular ships make it possible to explore even the most exotic ports of call. Let us prepare the way for smooth sailing on your next cruise vacation.

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Top Ten Reasons to Choose to Cruise

  1. Choose to cruise for VALUE. One price buys your cabin, dining, entertainment and more.
  2. Choose to cruise for ROMANCE. Secluded beaches, en suite dining on a balcony overlooking the ocean and spa services for two are just some of the romantic pursuits available.
  3. Choose to cruise for CUISINE. Tantalize your taste budes with gourmet fare that showcases exotic ingredients, old standbys like pizza and ice cream or spa cuisine for a healthy alternative. Depending on your mood, dine in a traditional ballroom setting, a small bistro or a casual eatery.
  4. Choose to cruise for VARIETY. With over 150 distinct ships, 1800 ports-of-call and an unbelievable array of places to see and things to do, there is a perfect cruise for you. For even more choice, consider a pre- or post-land tour.
  5. Choose to cruise for ACTIVITIES. Fill your days with sightseeing, sports activities, cultural lectures, educational tours led by naturalists and historians or simply lounge by the pool and relax. At night, enjoy dance extravaganzas, musical revues, gaming or a quiet evening gazing at the stars.
  6. Choose to cruise for SIMPLICITY. Don't come back from your vacation needing a vacation. Planning a cruise is simple; your CLIA-affiliated travel agency can handle all of the details. Once you're on board, nearly all expenses are pre-paid... talk about hassle-free.
  7. Choose to cruise for NEW HORIZONS. Fall asleep in one destination and awake to a new horizon... and you only have to pack and unpack once!
  8. Choose to cruise for FAMILY. Families love cruising. Children's programs, kid-friendly menus and tours of the ship will keep your children happy, while affording you some time alone.
  9. Choose to cruise for PAMPERING. Regardless of your budget, all cruise lines pamper their guests with first-class service around the clock.
  10. Choose to cruise for SATISFACTION. It's a fact that cruises have a higher percentage of satisfied customers than any other vacation experience.

Choose to cruise for YOU. You can have the vacation of a lifetime, see the world, completely unwind, take a walk on the wild side, dance the night away, feast on fabulous cuisine, learn something new, make friends, bond with your family, steal quiet moments with your spouse. Whatever your heart desires, is yours, when you choose to cruise.

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Cruise Vacations

Cruising Euporean DestinationsUnpack once, and let your luxury hotel take you to one exciting destination after another. Cruises offer an amazing travel value. Paying one price in dollars for lodging, transport, and meals can offer real savings over other types of vacations. Over 94% of first-time cruisers are satisfied with their cruise experience. At Take Time To Travel we know the cruise lines, the cruise ships and the destinations. We always research the special pricing offers from cruise lines. A professional travel agent can help you navigate your way to the cruise that best matches your travel style.

Choose Your Cruise Experience

"Luxury Inclusive" cruise lines pamper you beyond expectations! The beautiful ships on these lines offer opulent rooms, facilities and amenities on a par with five star hotels. The included gourmet cuisine will satisfy the most discriminating diners. These exclusive cruise lines will treat you like a VIP with elite service and plush facilities. You never pay extra for premium beverages or wine, and tipping is not allowed. They simply won't "nickel and dime" you. Regent Seven Seas Cruises offers amazing ships and amenities on elegant ships that are for the most part larger than the other lines. Silversea's dazzling ships are smaller and more intimate, but every bit as luxurious. Seabourn also sails intimate ships with gorgeous design and attentive service. Sea Dream ships are still smaller, and offer a yacht-like cruising experience. All of these luxury included cruise lines offer service and facilities that will please even the most discriminating travel connoisseur. Each of these unique cruise lines offer a posh experience that will make you feel like a celebrity. Let us help you find the cruise that best meets your style. We know the luxury inclusive cruise lines, their luxury cruise ships, and we always look for special offers to your favorite destinations. Let Take Time To Travel's experienced agents help you find the perfect ultimate luxury inclusive cruise to the destination of your dreams!

Luxury cruise lines offer elegant ships with wonderful service and beautiful staterooms. You will surely feel pampered on all the lines in this category. Beverages and tipping are not included, but décor and service are similar to the Ultimate Luxury lines. These ships offer excellent cuisine in elegant dining rooms. Crystal Cruises is at the top of this category and offers large ships that are sure to please. They are often named as favorites in travel polls. Cunard Lines offers a British take on cruising that is reminiscent of the classic age of steamship passages across the Atlantic. The ships, décor and service are elegant in a classical style. Oceania Cruises and Azamara sail lovely large ships that offer wonderful modern amenities. 70% of their beautiful staterooms have balconies. Paul Gaugin Cruise Line offers one ship touring exclusively in French Polynesia. Spectacular scenery is only surpassed by the exceptional service. We study all the options on luxury cruises, luxury cruise lines, and luxury cruise ships. Take Time To Travel's exclusive cruise agents can help you choose the best choice for your travel preferences.

Premium cruise lines offer very nice facilities, service, staterooms and cuisine. They offer a comfortable option that is less costly. These lines mostly operate very large ships. Since they are large cruise lines, they offer a plethora of itineraries to many destinations. Beverages and tips are not included. Most travelers will find the ships of these lines pleasing in terms of the cuisine, facilities and service offered. For those looking for the most options in terms of destinations this category can be a great option. Celebrity Cruises is usually considered the most luxurious line in this group. Holland America Line offers ships that are elegant and understated with a real European feel. Princess Cruises offer more modern décor, grand common areas and a high percentage of balcony staterooms. Each of these cruise lines offer many itineraries to the favorite destinations the world over. Cruise specials from these lines offer exceptional value for your travel dollars. Disney Cruises offers cruises that are tailor made for families with young children. Kids will get the famous Disney touch from trademarked costume characters and youth oriented programming. Call Take Time To Travel's cruise expert agents today to talk with a travel consultant who can help you find the right cruise for your individual taste.

Conventional cruise lines offer a reasonably priced mainstream travel experience. They can be a great choice for families traveling with children and teens, singles, couples, affinity groups or reunions. At the top of this category is Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. Some of their newest ships are among the largest in the industry. They offer some of the most technically sophisticated features afloat, from the flow rider surf simulator to an on board ice skating rink to grand shopping promenades. Carnival Cruise Lines "Fun Ships" are popular with all cruisers and offer a more casual alternative in cruising. Norwegian Cruise Lines also cater to the casual cruiser with "Free-style Cruising" that allows you to dine when you like. These lines offer a very inexpensive way to get out and see many exciting parts of the world.

River cruises sail the larger rivers of Europe, Asia, Egypt, and the Americas. This can be a convenient way to see classic cities that are oriented to the rivers that link them. Historic splendor passes just outside your stateroom. Some of these lines offer cuisine, décor and service that rivals the luxury cruise ships. Others offer more basic amenities. It is also an excellent way to experience the environmental wonders of nature on rivers like the Amazon all while relaxing in the comforts of a luxury stateroom. We recommend the best river cruise fleets available for all the great rivers on each continent. Europe's historic rivers are always a popular choice and Viking, Avalon, and Tauck all have excellent ships, cuisine and service. Call our exclusive travel agents and ask about exciting new 5 Star Luxury River Cruise ships now sailing the Mekong, Amazon, and Nile Rivers. More About River Cruises >

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