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October 6, 2015

October Cruise Deals Have Arrived Directly From the Cruise Lines!

Carnival Cruise Line celebrate CLIA’s National Plan a Cruise Vacation Month with great savings

October is National Plan a Cruise Month, brought to you by the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA). To celebrate Carnival Cruise Line is offering great plan ahead savings of up to 20% on select sailings, plus $50 per cabin onboard credits. Bonus Offer: Get $100 to spend on board per room on Carnival Vista Europe sailings. This offer available on sailings January 2016 through November 2017. Offer ends October 31, 2015.  More...

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Costa Features Special Savings and Up to $800 in Onboard Credits on Select 2016 Mediterranean Sailings During CLIA’s National Plan a Cruise Month

October is National Plan a Cruise Month, and with Costa Cruises’ “Early Booking Dream Sales Event,” it’s the ideal time to plan a Mediterranean vacation. The Italian-flagged cruise line is offering reduced rates, reduced deposits and onboard credits of up to $800 per cabin on select 2016 Mediterranean cruises. Organized by Cruise Lines International Association, the monthlong Plan a Cruise initiative aims to educate travelers and promote cruising as the ultimate vacation option through a multidimensional campaign.  More...

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Holland America Line celebrating National Cruise Month with a great offer

Holland America Line is offering up to $400 onboard credit per stateroom on select sailings. Plus, receive additional Explore4 offers on select 2015 holiday and select 2016-2017 sailings. Offer ends 10/31/15. Explore4 ends 10/30/2015.  More...

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MSC Cruises offering great savings during CLIA’s National Cruise Vacation Month

In celebration of CLIA’s National Plan a Cruise month MSC Cruises is offering a “Go All In” promotion. Book now and receive up to $600 ship board credit, a free beverage package, dinner for 2 at a premium restaurant, PLUS kids sail free. This offer ends November 15, 2015.  More...

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Fall In Love With Cruising With Paul Gauguin Cruises During National Plan A Cruise Month

Paul Gauguin Cruises is joining Cruise Lines International Association’s “Fall in Love With Cruising” campaign during National Plan a Cruise Month, October 1-31, 2015.

Through this multi-dimensional campaign, the cruise industry is featuring exceptional savings, special offers, and chances to win dream vacations.

Those who book a 2015 or 2016 sailing aboard The Gauguin or The Moana during National Plan a Cruise Month will receive a $100 per-person Shipboard Credit.  This Shipboard Credit can be used to indulge in a spa treatment in Deep Nature Spa, purchase a souvenir purchase in La Boutique, or book a shore excursion aboard.  Paul Gauguin Cruises is also offering savings of 50% off standard all-inclusive cruise fares on all voyages of both ships, plus included airfare from Los Angeles on m/s Paul Gauguin itineraries.  More...

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Seabourn is offering special savings to celebrate CLIA’s National Plan a Cruise Vacation Month

In honor of CLIA’s National Plan a Cruise Vacation Month, Seabourn is offering great savings. Book by October 31, 2015 and enjoy 50% reduced deposits, complimentary veranda upgrades on select sailings, $100 per suite shipboard credit for voyage 10 days or longer or $50 shipboard credit for voyages 7-9 days in length. Offer ends October 31, 2015.  More...

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SeaDream Yacht Club is offering great savings in honor of CLIA’s National Plan a Cruise Vacation Month

In celebration on CLIA’s National Plan a Cruise Vacation month SeaDream Yacht club is offering $300 spa credit on any Caribbean or Mediterranean voyage booked between October 1, 2015- October 31, 2015.  More...

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