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Win One of Five Free Cruises with Expedia.com During October



BELLEVUE, Wash., Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- October is Plan a Cruise Month, prime time for sea veterans and newcomers alike to start planning a cruise vacation. 25.3 million1 people are expected to take a cruise by the end of 2017, a number that has steadily grown over the past few years. With trips on top cruise lines including Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian bookable up to 18 months in advance, Expedia.com® makes comparing cruise lines and finding a great deal easy. To help travelers find and book the perfect cruise getaway, the experts at Expedia® CruiseShipCenters® have compiled insights on the latest cruise crazes and how to save on your next trip.

Expedia.com Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Expedia, Inc.; US Airways)

"With cruises you get the complete vacation experience and you can relax knowing that everything has been taken care of, from your food and accommodations to your entertainment and transportation," says Matthew Eichhorst, VP, Global Cruise, Expedia, Inc. "Travelers can easily book their cruise online at Expedia.com, or they can visit one of our Expedia CruiseShipCenters locations to speak with our knowledgeable Travel Consultants who can help them plan the vacation of their dreams."

Cruising Trends and Growth

Cruises are gaining popularity, and more than 100 million people are expected to take a cruise in the next four years.2 In fact, cruises enjoy the highest satisfaction rate of any vacation, and 84 percent of cruisers would recommend cruising to a friend.3 And despite misconceptions and anxiety about cruise expenses4, included amenities like meals, activities, and room service can make voyages much more cost-effective than land-based vacations. Plus, travelers can visit multiple destinations without extra transportation costs. As cruise lines look to continue to shake up assumptions of what a cruise can be, here are some industry trends making major waves:

6 Ways to Save On Your Next Cruise Vacation

For travelers looking to get a great price on their next sea voyage, Expedia has a few money-saving tips to keep in mind:

Travelers looking for more information can explore expert tips, FAQs, on our Guide to Cruising.

Book now

In honor of Plan a Cruise Month, Expedia is offering travelers several promotions:

Ready to start planning? Visit us at https://www.expedia.com/Cruises and book your sailing in a snap. Travelers can also visit Expedia CruiseShipCenters to get trustworthy travel advice and personalized, 1-on-1 service.

About Expedia.com
Expedia.com® is one of the world's largest full service travel sites, helping millions of travelers per month easily plan and book travel. Expedia.com (https://www.expedia.com/, 1-800-EXPEDIA) aims to provide the latest technology and the widest selection of top vacation destinations, affordable airfare, hotel deals, car rentals, destination weddings, cruise deals and in-destination activities, attractions, services and travel apps. With the Price Guarantee, Expedia.com customers can get the best rates available online for all types of travel.

© 2017 Expedia, Inc. All rights reserved. Expedia and the Airplane logo are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Expedia, Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be the property of their respective owners CST # 2029030-50.

Visit our web site https://www.expedia.com/ or use our mobile app to book cheap flights and hotels.

1-3Source: Cruise Lines International Association.
4-7Survey commissioned by Expedia during September 2017 and conducted by Google Consumer Surveys, polling more than 1,000 respondents, aged 18-55+, located in the U.S.
8Source: ASTA's Best of Both Worlds: Quantifying How Travel Agents Save Consumers Time and Money.

 

SOURCE Expedia.com


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