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Cruise Tips: Seven Ways to Save on Your Next Voyage

by Paul Lasley. Posted Jan 28th 2013 04:03 PM
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remains one of the best values in travel. On most cruises you can enjoy the adventure without paying extra for food, entertainment or most onboard activities. But increasingly, cruise lines have implemented fees that add to the lines' profits -- and threaten to bust your cruise budget. Here are some tips on how to save on your next cruise.

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Last Minute Vacations

by Shawn Douglas. Posted Jan 19th 2011 10:10 AM
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With so many tools at the traveler's disposal today, planning last-minute vacations is almost an art. It used to be that making numerous phone calls to far-flung places or going to a travel agent were the only options for those planning a last-minute trip. But now online travel aggregators and company web searches put more information at our fingertips than ever. How does the last-minute traveler best take advantage of this technology and skillfully plan a vacation at the last second?
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Last Minute Cruises - Tips and Tricks

by Gerard Walen. Posted Jan 13th 2011 11:42 AM
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Booking a last minute cruise requires balancing spontaneity with preparation. Scenes from 1950s screwball comedies notwithstanding, you won't be running up to the cruise ship's gangplank just as it's about to be pulled up and getting aboard, no matter how urgent your reason. But with a little research, you might be embarking Saturday on a cruise, even though you just thought about it on Monday, and you could save money as well.

Here are a few tips on how to find last minute cruises:
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Last Minute Travel Deals to South Padre Island

by Shawn Douglas. Posted Nov 30th 2010 09:00 AM
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So you're thinking about going to South Padre Island for some summer fun, but you made the decision at the last minute? Families, college students, and adventure seekers all may get sucked into the fun that is South Padre Island with little advance notice. AOL Travel knows this and is here to help you find last minute travel deals to South Padre Island.
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Planning a Last Minute Trip to Cancun, Mexico

by Gerard Walen. Posted Nov 24th 2010 10:00 AM
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Planning a last minute trip to Cancun, Mexico, requires flexibility, spontaneity and a willingness to compromise, but the end result will be a fun-filled trip to the storied resort town that features sun-dappled beaches on the Yucatan Peninsula and loads of other great adventures.
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