Thinking about booking a cruise this year? Don't screw it up.
Joking aside, booking a cruise is one of the more complicated vacation purchase transactions you can make. Picking a hotel or choosing a rental car is a much simpler process, simply because there are fewer criteria to consider. With a cruise, you have a whole host of factors to think about -- ship, cabin category, package options – and the list goes on.
Since no one wants to get their holiday wrong, we want to remind you to pay attention to a few key things. Here are five Don'ts.