Home » Travel » Cruises

Cruise Planning Ideas For Planning Your Dream Cruise In Good Time

Aug 18, 2007
Getting this right means that you can lie back and enjoy, safe in the knowledge that everything is in place for a perfect time.

Here are a couple of important things to consider:-

1) Pack For Your Cruise Wisely

Cruises usually go where it's hot! The cruise lines are pretty savvy people and know, unless you are a bit of a masochist, that you'd like warmth by the ocean as you cruise.

That said, there are often cruises in the Northern Hemisphere that travel to cooler locations, like Alaska or the Baltic states, where warmth is not such an issue (on the contrary!), though reflected sunlight might still be.

As far as other cruise planning goes, you will need to consider what you might need for a prolonged spell away from the basics. There are no supermarkets on an ocean liner (though there are shops for most things you might need, it's usually the one thing you forgot that you can't get hold of!).

Apart from the weather, clothing needs additional consideration, especially when it comes to dining. Depending on the cruise, you might need a stack of different exotic frocks to show off. If you are a man it can often be the one tux, so don't feel left out. Your partner will just have spent a bit more, that's all!

2) Cruising Fun - Watch the Sun

While the weather is on our minds, it's worth remembering that the sun is much more intense whilst at sea and cool breezes can mislead you on temperature, so, as part of your cruise planning, take high factor sun protection.

This is much more critical if you are vacationing with small children. They will feel the heat and suffer the conditions of the sun a lot more than grown ups (though they need to take care too).

By making sure that you take adequate clothing and sun protection, you will make sure that you have a happy vacation and all get by to tell the tale.

The sun will also mean that your system is more susceptible to those unfortunate tummy illnesses that can often beset vacations, so an adequate supply of fluid might be necessary. Of course you will be able to find this on the ship, but you may need to take maybe even specialized fluid replacement salts.

Making the best use of your time is important to you, especially when you have a lot of things to do. So making sure that the cruise planning you do is worthwhile and making your life easier, as you organize your dream cruise is vital. This will ensure that you get the best vacation that you will remember for years to come.
About the Author
(c) 2007 Hawaiian Cruises Online. Look no further - all the Hawaiian Cruising information you'll ever need, in the 50+ pages that are totally free. Destinations; cruise lines; 'what's on'; eating options and more, all at Martin Haworth's website, http://www.Hawaiian-Cruises-Online.com
Rating:
Please Rate:
(Average: Not rated)
Views: 218
Print Email Report Share
Article Categories
    • Artists
    • Gambling
    • Humanities
    • Humor
    • Movies
    • Music
    • Photography
    • Tattoos
    • Television
    • Classic Cars
    • Motorcycles
    • Recreational Vehicles
    • SUVs
    • Trucks
    • Vans
    • Branding
    • Business Opportunities
    • Careers and Jobs
    • Corporate
    • Customer Service
    • Direct Mail
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Ethics
    • Financing
    • Franchising
    • Home-Based Business
    • Human Resources
    • Import and Export
    • Leadership
    • Management
    • Market Research
    • Marketing and Advertising
    • Negotiation
    • Network Marketing
    • Networking
    • Organizational
    • Presentation
    • Project Management
    • Public Relations
    • Small Business
    • Strategic Planning
    • Team Building
    • Telemarketing
    • Training
    • Data Recovery
    • Databases
    • Games
    • Hardware
    • Networks
    • Operating Systems
    • Programming
    • Security
    • Software
    • Spyware and Viruses
    • Ask an Expert
    • College and University
    • Home Schooling
    • K-12
    • Languages
    • Online Education
    • Psychology
    • Accounting
    • Credit
    • Currency Trading
    • Debt Consolidation
    • Insurance
    • Investing
    • Leasing
    • Loans
    • Mortgage
    • Mutual Funds
    • Personal Finance
    • Stock Market
    • Structured Settlements
    • Taxes
    • Wealth Building
    • Coffee
    • Cooking
    • Gourmet
    • Recipes
    • Wine and Spirits
    • Acne
    • Aerobics
    • Alternative Medicine
    • Beauty
    • Cancer
    • Cosmetics
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Diseases and Conditions
    • Fitness Equipment
    • Fitness
    • Hair Loss
    • Heart Disease
    • Medicine
    • Men's Health
    • Muscle Building
    • Nutrition
    • Skin Care
    • Supplements and Vitamins
    • Weight Loss
    • Women's Health
    • Yoga
    • Arts and Crafts
    • Babies
    • Collecting
    • Elderly Care
    • Genealogy
    • Hobbies
    • Parenting
    • Pets
    • Pregnancy
    • Woodworking
    • Feng Shui
    • Gardening
    • Home Appliances
    • Home Security
    • Interior Design
    • Landscaping
    • Affiliate Programs
    • Article Marketing
    • Auctions
    • Audio
    • Banner Advertising
    • Blogging
    • Broadband
    • Domain Names
    • E-Books
    • E-Commerce
    • Email Marketing
    • Ezines and Newsletters
    • Forums
    • Internet Marketing
    • Link Popularity
    • Pay-Per-Click
    • Podcasting
    • RSS
    • Search Engine Marketing
    • Search Engine Optimization
    • Security
    • Social Media
    • Spam
    • Video
    • Viral Marketing
    • Web Design
    • Web Development
    • Web Hosting
    • Copyright
    • Cyber Law
    • Intellectual Property
    • National, State, Local
    • Patents
    • Regulatory Compliance
    • Trademarks
    • Buying
    • Selling
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Boating
    • Cycling
    • Extreme Sports
    • Fishing
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Hockey
    • Hunting
    • Martial Arts
    • Running
    • Scuba Diving
    • Soccer
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Dating
    • Divorce
    • Marriage
    • Weddings
    • Astrology
    • Buddhism
    • Christianity
    • Faith
    • Hinduism
    • Islam
    • Judaism
    • Meditation
    • Metaphysical
    • New Age
    • Cable and Satellite TV
    • Cell Phones
    • Communication
    • Gadgets and Gizmos
    • GPS
    • Satellite Radio
    • Video Conferencing
    • VoIP
    • Addictions
    • Coaching
    • Goal Setting
    • Motivational
    • Stress Management
    • Time Management
    • Clothing
    • Electronics
    • Fashion
    • Gifts
    • Jewelry
    • Causes and Organizations
    • Environment
    • History
    • Holidays
    • Men's Issues
    • Nature
    • Philosophy
    • Politics
    • Women's Issues
    • World Affairs
    • Article Writing
    • Book Reviews
    • Copywriting
    • Fiction
    • Non-Fiction
    • Poetry
    • Quotes
    • Screenplay
    • Tools and Resources