You being a single always thought that cruises were for couples or families and are dying to experience the fun an a cruise. The wait is over! Now days many travel websites and agencies offer different cruise packages exclusively for singles like you. You can travel anywhere Bermuda, Cyprus, turkey, or Greece -any where you wish.
Solo cruises are a great choice for single women or senior citizens, who are usually skeptical about traveling all by them selves. You will be 24/7 surrounded by cruise staff that will be there for you, ready to help you any time so you do not have to worry about your security. You can freely room around any where on the ship. If you are a first time cruisers, its best to book a short trip like a three or four day cruise to test the waters and get a feel of cruise experience.
The cost of cruise generally depends on a number of things- the destination, the number of days, and the type of cabin you book, whether you want to indulge in shore excursions. If one is not careful, one may become a victim to ‘single supplement’. The best way to avoid this is by contacting a reliable tour operates who have contacts with cruise lines that offer discounts to the customers. You can also share your room with any of the co traveller there by avoiding single supplement.
There is so much you can do on a cruise that you will never be bored. You can participate in different activities arranged especially for singles. It gives the solo travellers an opportunity to interact and mingle with each other such as game parties, formal dinner, and dance parties and so on.
It is also very important to choose your itinerary very carefully to suit your preferences. It is always important to consider the size of the ship. Single who don’t like crowds may not do well on a super-size cruise ships. It is better that they see some of the smaller cruise lines. Even though they might cost you more, but the privacy and efficiency in service and facilities will be worth every pence you spend.
Solo travellers who want to explore different locations should select a cruise line that calls for different ports. There are some cruise lines that stop at private islands with full amenities where as some take up off beaten track. You can also take up themed cruises depending upon your liking, those who want to learn more about their hobbies can go on such cruises. There are also romantic cruises for all those singles that are looking for love or just a fling what ever you want.