3-5 Day Cruises

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5 Night Kumamoto & Nagasaki Cruise
Departure Port: Shanghai
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 1
Royal Caribbean International
Mariner of the Seas
Pro: Crew and onboard activities are designed to appeal to Chinese clientele
Con: Non-Chinese passengers may feel out of place on Mariner of the Seas
Bottom Line: Mariner of the Seas caters specifically to the Chinese market
22,000 square feet dedicated to kids' areas
Features an Asian-influenced buffet area
Day 1 Shanghai
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Kumamoto
Day 4 Nagasaki
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Shanghai
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Southern Europe : Porto, The Douro Valley (portugal), And Salamanca (spain)
Departure Port: Porto (Leixoes)
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 1 Aug 6 Aug 11 More
2018 Jul 21 Aug 2 Aug 25 Less
CroisiEurope
Fernao de Magalhaes
Relatively affordable, value-for-money cruises
Line cruises Europe's major rivers, the Volga and the Mekong
Standards of cuisine are generally good on the French line
Day 1 Porto (Leixoes)
Day 2 Regua
Day 3 Vega de Terron (Salamanca)
Day 4 Senhora da Ribeira
Day 5 Leverinho
Day 6 Porto (Leixoes)
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4 Night Best Of Kitakyushu Cruise
Departure Port: Beijing
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 1
Royal Caribbean International
Ovation of the Seas
Pro: An amazing megaliner filled with high-tech entertainment and attractions
Con: Main buffet, some restaurant and bars get very busy when all passengers are aboard
Bottom line: Never a dull moment on a ship that has something to please everyone
Day 1 Beijing
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Kitakyushu
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Beijing
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France : From The Norman Coast To Paris
Departure Port: Honfleur
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 1 More
2018 Jul 18 Aug 2 Aug 26 Less
CroisiEurope
Renoir
Relatively affordable, value-for-money cruises
Line cruises Europe's major river, the Seine.
Standards of cuisine are generally good on the French line
Day 1 Honfleur
Day 2 Duclair
Day 3 Rouen
Day 4 Paris
Day 5 Paris
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5 Night Alaska Cruise
Departure Port: Vancouver
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 2 More
2018 Jul 18 Less
Disney Cruise Line
Disney Wonder
Pros: Only ship in the fleet with "Frozen, a Musical Spectacular" and Tiana's Place restaurant
Cons: Most activities need to be booked in advance, leaving those who didn't out of luck
Bottom Line: Most notable for its unique kids club spaces, modern adult areas and Alaska itineraries
Day 1 Vancouver
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Tracy Arm
Day 4 Ketchikan
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Vancouver

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4 Night Kaohsiung & Taipei Cruise
Departure Port: Hong Kong
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 2 Aug 16
Royal Caribbean International
Voyager of the Seas
Pro: Inside cabins have "virtual balconies," offering ocean views in rooms that normally have none
Con: No consistency in dining room and buffet, food choices ranged from poor to great
Bottom Line: A good choice for anyone seeking a fun and active cruise experience
Day 1 Hong Kong
Day 2 Kao-Hsiung
Day 3 Taipei (Keelung)
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Hong Kong
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5 Night Key West, Havana, & Cozumel
Departure Port: Tampa
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 2 Aug 16 Aug 30 Sep 13 More
Sep 27 Oct 11 Oct 25
2018 Jul 4 Aug 29 Oct 10 Oct 24 Less
Royal Caribbean International
Empress of the Seas
Pros: Small, uncrowded ship with plenty of window-lined seating and personalized service
Cons: Ship's age is evident in plumbing issues; lack of activities for teens might be a problem
Bottom Line: Empress has charm and offers a well-rounded cruise experience at a bargain price
Day 1 Tampa
Day 2 Key West
Day 3 Havana
Day 4 Cozumel
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Tampa
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Northern Europe : Cruise On The Ijsselmeer, One Of Holland's Treasures
Departure Port: Amsterdam
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 2 Sep 6 More
2018 May 25 Less
CroisiEurope
Monet
Relatively affordable, value-for-money cruises
Line cruises Europe's major rivers, the Rhine and the Danube
Standards of cuisine are generally good on the French line
Day 1 Amsterdam
Day 2 Amsterdam
Day 3 Enkhuizen
Day 4 Lemmer
Day 5 Amsterdam
Day 6 Amsterdam
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5-day Roundtrip From Shanghai
Departure Port: Shanghai
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 2
Norwegian Cruise Line
Norwegian Joy
Day 1 Shanghai
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Fukuoka
Day 4 Nagasaki
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Shanghai
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3 Day Nassau Cruise
Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 3 Aug 10 Aug 17 Aug 24 More
Aug 31 Sep 7 Sep 14 Sep 28
Oct 5 Oct 12 Oct 19 Oct 26
Nov 2 Nov 9 Nov 16 Nov 23
Nov 30 Dec 7 Dec 14 Dec 21
Dec 28
2018 Jan 4 Jan 11 Jan 18 Jan 25
Feb 1 Feb 8 Feb 15 Feb 22
Mar 1 Mar 8 Mar 15 Mar 22
Mar 29 Apr 5 Apr 12 Apr 19
Apr 26 May 3 May 10 May 17
May 24 May 31 Jun 7 Jun 14
Jun 21 Jun 28 Jul 5 Jul 12
Jul 19 Jul 26 Aug 2 Aug 9
Aug 16 Aug 23 Aug 30 Sep 6
Sep 13 Sep 20 Sep 27 Oct 4
Oct 11 Oct 18 Oct 25 Nov 1
Nov 8 Nov 15 Nov 22 Nov 29
Dec 6 Dec 13 Dec 20 Dec 27 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Liberty
Pros: The crew goes out of their way to ensure you're enjoying yourself
Cons: Enrichment opportunities could be tailored to actually enrich the Bahamian experience
Bottom Line: The carefree atmosphere and abundance of activities make it a great value
Day 1 Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Day 2 Nassau
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Port Canaveral (Orlando)
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4 Day Western Caribbean Cruise
Departure Port: Galveston
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 3 Aug 17 Aug 31 Sep 14 More
Sep 28 Oct 12 Oct 26 Nov 9
Nov 23 Dec 7 Dec 22 Dec 26
2018 Jan 4 Jan 18 Feb 1 Feb 15
Mar 1 Mar 15 Mar 29 Apr 12
Apr 26 May 10 May 24 Jun 7
Jun 21 Jul 5 Jul 19 Aug 2
Aug 16 Aug 30 Sep 13 Sep 27
Oct 11 Oct 25 Nov 8 Nov 22
Dec 6 Dec 20 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Valor
Pros: More free than for-fee specialty dining venues
Cons: Unusual kids' club location near spa and Serenity deck
Bottom Line: Excellent value and fun, comfortable atmosphere for all ages
Day 1 Galveston
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cozumel
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Galveston
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4 Day Bahamas From Port Evergl
Departure Port: Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 3 Aug 17 Aug 31 More
2018 May 24 Jun 7 Jun 21 Jul 5
Jul 19 Aug 2 Aug 16 Aug 30 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Conquest
Pro: Let-down-your-hair vibe gives hardworking people the chance to unwind, with limited nickel and diming
Con: Not for the easily offended; cruisers who don't like a lot of outdoor fun might be bored
Bottom Line: Good food, lots of laughter, friendly fellow passengers and no delusions of grandeur
Day 1 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Half Moon Cay
Day 4 Nassau
Day 5 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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4 Day Freeport & Nassau
Departure Port: Jacksonville
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 3 Aug 17 Oct 12 Oct 26 More
Nov 9 Nov 23 Dec 7 Dec 26
2018 Jan 4 Jan 18 Feb 1 Feb 15
Mar 1 Mar 15 Mar 29 Apr 26
May 17 May 31 Jun 14 Jun 28
Jul 12 Jul 26 Aug 9 Aug 23
Sep 6 Sep 20 Oct 4 Oct 18
Nov 1 Nov 15 Nov 29 Dec 13 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Elation
Pro: Balconies on 60 percent of cabins
Con: Lacking in enrichment options
Bottom Line: Offers great short-getaway option for families, couples, pals
Day 1 Jacksonville
Day 2 Freeport
Day 3 Nassau
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Jacksonville
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3 Day Baja Mexico
Departure Port: Los Angeles
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 3 Aug 10 Aug 17 Aug 24 More
Aug 31 Sep 7 Sep 14 Sep 21
Sep 28 Oct 5 Oct 12 Oct 19
Nov 9 Nov 16 Nov 23 Nov 30
Dec 7 Dec 28
2018 Jan 4 Jan 11 Jan 18 Jan 25
Feb 1 Feb 8 Feb 15 Feb 22
Mar 1 Mar 8 Mar 15 Mar 22
Mar 29 Apr 5 Apr 12 Apr 19
Apr 26 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Imagination
Pro: Value is paramount; nearly all dining, entertainment and kids' activities are included.
Con: Less than 3 percent of all accommodations onboard have balconies.
Bottom Line: There is plenty to eat, see and do onboard without paying extra; just book your balcony early.
Upgraded family cabins and kids' programming
Grand Gala Buffet offers food sculptures and snacks
Day 1 Los Angeles
Day 2 Ensenada
Day 3 Cruising
Day 4 Los Angeles
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4 Day Western Caribbean
Departure Port: Mobile
Sailing Dates
2017 Aug 3 Aug 17 Aug 31 Sep 14 More
Sep 28 Oct 12 Oct 26 Nov 9
Nov 23 Dec 7 Dec 26
2018 Jan 4 Jan 18 Feb 1 Feb 15
Mar 1 Mar 15 Mar 29 Apr 12
May 10 May 24 Jun 7 Jun 21
Jul 5 Jul 19 Aug 2 Aug 16
Aug 30 Sep 13 Sep 27 Oct 11
Oct 25 Nov 22 Dec 6 Dec 20 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Fantasy
Pro: Exceptional service/friendly crew and passengers; tasty food; clean, comfortable cabins
Con: Only one main swimming pool; oldest ship in the Carnival fleet
Bottom Line: Ideal for families; excellent value for singles/couples and first-time cruisers
Day 1 Mobile
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Cozumel
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Mobile
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