Obviously, if you want to go on a cruise, your best bet is to make the travel arrangements in advance. After all, taking a cruise is not the same thing as taking a spontaneous weekend vacation. Cruises are not usually thought of as the type of vacation that someone prone to spontaneous travel arranging goes for. There are however, deals to be had on last minute cruises if you know where to find them.
A tight budget is no more excuse for a cheap hotel room. Use the Internet to get advantages to find the lowest rates available for the best rooms in town. Log on to your flights agent website – you will be surprised at what you may find.
Now as I just stated your first date could feel a little awkward or even tense, particularly if there has been conflict in your relationship recently. But it is important that the two of you come to an agreement to set aside any negativity during this time together.
Cheap Tickets is another site I would recommend. They seem to have very competitive airfare prices, and a large variety of flights for both US and international travel.
Keep a flexible schedule. If you are tied to your desk, taking off for a few days might not be an option, so if keep your schedule in mind when looking for last minute cruises. The more flexible you can be as to the departure dates and times, the more likely you are to get a deal you won’t be able to refuse.
Take advantages of the hotels where your travel agency has ‘special deals.’ When you book in these hotels, you get huge discounts. You must also use the “sort by hotel class” function on your travel agent’s website, because you will immediately zoom in on the discount hotel rooms you can afford.
Ask Open Ended Questions – If your date is a little on the shy side, it is easy for them to answer “yes” and “no” questions, and this can make for a very long and drawn out date.