RyG's Cruise Guide understands that booking, planning, and preparing for a cruise vacation can be a stressful process. If you have never been on a cruise this process can be even more stressful. The goal of this part of the guide is to help you with cruise preparation, packing, and what to expect during boarding and embarkation. After booking, planning, and checking in for your cruise you are ready for a fun and relaxing vacation! Bon Voyage!
Booking A Cruise
Before you can cruise you have to book. Searching for a cruise and booking can be one of the most stressful parts of going on a cruise vacation. On this page I give tips on things to do and research before booking and tips for booking your cruise vacation.
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Why Take A Cruise?
Are you curious to know what makes cruise vacation special? If so, check out our webmaster's reasons of why he believes people should take a cruise. Cruising is a type of vacation that once you take one cruise you may want to keep going back again.
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Fears of First Time Cruisers
Some people are hesitant to take a cruise because they are worried about different things. In this blog post, I will address some of these fears and try to help relieve you of them. From engine room fires to illness outbreaks people have all types of pre cruise fears.
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The Embarkation Process
The day of your cruise has come. How does check in work? How does checking in your suitcase work? On this page we will walk you through the basics of the cruise ship embarkation process.
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Cruise Ship Basics
There are some basic things about cruise ships and their operations we think every cruiser should know a little about. Check out our Cruise Ship Basics guide to learn some about ships in general and a few facts about cruise ship operations.
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Packing for a cruise requires a lot of planning and coordinating if you wish to do if correctly. We have multiple blog posts and resources available to help you with your cruise packing.
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Click Here Our Tips To Organize Your Cruise Packing
Click Here For Our List of Cruise Packing Mistakes
Planning A Cruise Vacation Blog Series 2014
In early 2014, RyG's Cruise Guide featured a three part blog series on planning for a cruise vacation. Although 2014 is now over, we still have the blog posts available online because this information can still be used to help you book your cruise today.