3-5 Day Cruises

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4-night Halloween On The High Seas Bahamian Cruise From Port Canaveral
Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 2 Oct 9 Oct 16 More
Oct 23 Oct 30 Nov 6 Nov 27
Dec 4 Dec 11 Dec 18 Dec 29
2018 Jan 8 Jan 15 Jan 22 Jan 29
Feb 12 Feb 19 Feb 26 Mar 5
Mar 12 Mar 19 Mar 26 Apr 2
Apr 9 Apr 16 Apr 23 Apr 30
May 7 May 14 May 21 May 28
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Disney Cruise Line
Disney Dream
Pro: Superb entertainment and activity options are geared to cruisers of all ages
Con: Short sailings don't leave enough time for all of the fun activities offered
Bottom Line: It's a solid choice for family travel, especially for those with young kids
Day 1 Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Day 2 Nassau
Day 3 Castaway Cay
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Port Canaveral (Orlando)
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4 Night Penang & Phuket Cruise
Departure Port: Singapore
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 2 Oct 9 Oct 16 More
Oct 30 Nov 13 Nov 27 Dec 4
Dec 16
2018 Jan 15 Jan 22 Mar 12 Apr 2 Less
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 Singapore
Day 2 Penang
Day 3 Phuket
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Singapore
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4 Night Bahamas Cruise
Departure Port: Miami
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 2 Oct 9
Royal Caribbean International
Enchantment of the Seas
Pro: Lots of enjoyable onboard entertainment, a highlight is the parade of flags
Con: Older ship starting to show wear and tear
Bottom Line: A good value for families with lots of onboard fun
Day 1 Miami
Day 2 Nassau
Day 3 CocoCay
Day 4 Freeport
Day 5 Miami
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5-day Pacific Coastal
Departure Port: Vancouver
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25
Holland America Line
Oosterdam
Pro: Entertainment options abound at night
Con: Too much emphasis on up charges in areas such as the spa and shops
Bottom Line: Classic ship with modern decor and amenities
Day 1 Vancouver
Day 2 Victoria
Day 3 Astoria
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 San Diego
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4 Day Baja Mexico Itinerary
Departure Port: Los Angeles
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 2 Oct 9 Oct 16 More
Oct 23 Oct 30 Nov 6 Nov 13
Nov 20 Nov 27 Dec 4 Dec 11
Dec 18 Dec 22
2018 Jan 8 Jan 15 Jan 22 Jan 29
Feb 5 Feb 12 Feb 19 Mar 5
Mar 12 Mar 19 Mar 26 Apr 2
Apr 9 Apr 16 Apr 23 Apr 30
Aug 6 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Inspiration
Pro: Fun-loving vibe, very few extra-fee attractions
Con: Old ship has very few cabin and dining options
Bottom Line: Affordable cruise makes for the perfect short getaway
Day 1 Los Angeles
Day 2 Catalina Island (California)
Day 3 Ensenada
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Los Angeles

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4 Day Western Caribbean Itiner
Departure Port: Miami
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 2 Oct 9 Oct 16 More
Oct 23 Nov 6 Nov 13 Nov 27
Dec 4 Dec 11 Dec 24 Dec 31
2018 Feb 12 Feb 19 Mar 5 Mar 12
Mar 19 Mar 26 Apr 2 Apr 16
Apr 23 Apr 30 May 7 May 14
May 21 May 28 Jun 4 Jun 18
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Jul 23 Jul 30 Aug 6 Aug 13
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Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Victory
Pros: The ship is fun and affordable, offering old-school charm and short itineraries
Cons: Public areas are congested; ship lacks most of the line's newest restaurants
Bottom Line: It's a great ship for first-timers and groups looking for short getaways
Cabins are among the largest in the big-ship category
Day 1 Miami
Day 2 Key West
Day 3 Cozumel
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Miami
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4 Night Bahamas Holiday Cruise
Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 2 Oct 16 Dec 4 More
Dec 11
2018 Jan 8 Jan 15 Feb 5 Feb 19
Feb 26 Mar 5 May 7 May 14
May 21 Jun 4 Jun 11 Jun 18
Jul 2 Jul 9 Jul 16 Jul 30
Aug 6 Aug 13 Aug 27 Sep 3
Sep 10 Sep 17 Sep 24 Oct 1
Oct 8 Oct 15 Oct 22 Dec 3
Dec 10 Dec 31 Less
Royal Caribbean International
Majesty of the Seas
Pro: Fun-filled, short cruises that tick all the boxes -- sun, sea, sand and booze
Con: Older ship with limited attractions, especially if you're used to newer ships
Bottom Line: If you want a good value short-break cruise in the sun, you can't go wrong on Majesty
Day 1 Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Day 2 CocoCay
Day 3 Nassau
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Port Canaveral (Orlando)
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5 Day Bahamas Cruise
Departure Port: Charleston
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Nov 25 Dec 16 More
2018 Jan 6 Feb 26 Mar 30 Dec 22 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Ecstasy
Pro: Short, fun itineraries to Bahamas and Western Caribbean
Con: Older ship missing modern bells and whistles
Bottom Line: A fun, inexpensive option perfect for families
Day 1 Charleston
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Nassau
Day 4 Freeport
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Charleston
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5 Day Western Caribbean Itiner
Departure Port: Miami
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 9 Oct 23 Nov 20 More
Dec 18 Dec 28
2018 Jan 15 Jan 29 Feb 12 Feb 26
Mar 12 Mar 26 Apr 9 Apr 23
May 7 May 21 Jun 4 Jun 18
Jul 2 Jul 16 Jul 30 Aug 13
Aug 27 Sep 10 Sep 24 Oct 8
Oct 22 Nov 5 Nov 19 Dec 3
Dec 17 Dec 31 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Sensation
Pro: Genuinely fun and friendly vibe onboard with a packed lineup of daily activities
Con: Old ship with fewer dining and entertainment attractions than newer Carnival ships
Bottom Line: Short cruises and low prices make Sensation an excellent drive-to option
Day 1 Miami
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Ocho Rios
Day 4 Grand Cayman
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Miami
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4- Day Cuba (overnight) & Bahamas From Miami
Departure Port: Miami
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 2 Oct 9 Oct 16 More
Oct 23 Oct 30 Nov 6 Dec 4
Dec 11
2018 Mar 26 Apr 9 Apr 16 Apr 23
Apr 30 May 7 May 14 May 21
May 28 Jun 4 Jun 11 Jun 18
Jun 25 Jul 2 Jul 9 Jul 23
Jul 30 Aug 6 Aug 13 Aug 20
Aug 27 Sep 3 Sep 10 Sep 17
Sep 24 Oct 1 Oct 8 Oct 15
Oct 22 Oct 29 Nov 5 Nov 12 Less
Norwegian Cruise Line
Norwegian Sky
Pros: Open bar included in fare; itineraries include an overnight in Havana
Cons: Ship is older, is showing wear despite refurbs; lacks modern amenities of new cruise ships
Bottom Line: Perfectly sized ship for short trips to Bahamas and Cuba, with fun, festive atmosphere
Day 1 Miami
Day 2 Havana
Day 3 Havana
Day 4 Great Stirrup Cay
Day 5 Miami
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5 Day Havana And Key West
Departure Port: Tampa
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 More
2018 Jul 2 Less
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival Paradise
Pro: Sails short "sampler" cruises
Con: Enrichment opportunities extremely limited
Bottom Line: Great for multigenerational groups
Day 1 Tampa
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Key West
Day 4 Havana
Day 5 Havana
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Tampa
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4 Night Mediterranean Cruise
Departure Port: Nafplion
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Oct 2 Oct 9 Oct 16
Celestyal Cruises
Celestyal Nefeli
Pro: Outstanding service, top-notch food and immersive itineraries on a small ship
Con: The ship is old and is limited in terms of facilities; inadequate kids' club
Bottom line: The best way to see the Greek islands in an affordable, flexible way
Day 1 Nafplion
Day 2 Chania
Day 3 Rhodes
Day 4 Cesme
Day 4 Mykonos
Day 5 Mykonos
Day 5 Lavrion
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Sur De Europa : Venecia Y Su Laguna
Departure Port:
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25 Sep 29 Oct 7 Oct 15 More
Oct 25
2018 Feb 6 Feb 10 Feb 14 Feb 18
Feb 22 Feb 26 Apr 9 Apr 13
Apr 27 May 17 May 21 May 25
May 29 Jun 8 Jun 16 Jun 26
Jun 30 Aug 31 Sep 10 Sep 14
Sep 24 Sep 28 Oct 2 Oct 14 Less
CroisiEurope
Michelangelo
Relatively affordable, value-for-money cruises
Line cruises Europe's major rivers, the Po and the Venetian Lagoon
Standards of cuisine are generally good on the French line
Day 1 Venice
Day 2 Venice
Day 3 Venice
Day 4 Chioggia
Day 5 Venice
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5 Night Mediterranean Cruise
Departure Port: Athens (Piraeus)
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 25
Costa Cruises
Costa neoClassica
Passenger mix is highly international
Gorgeous sculptures, paintings & murals
Standard cabins are larger than average
Top-of-ship disco & observatory has 360-degree views
Il Dolce Amore Patisserie for tasty pastries
Toga party one night on each sailing
Technogym equipment allows for take-home workouts
Day 1 Athens (Piraeus)
Day 2 Mykonos
Day 3 Mykonos
Day 4 Santorini
Day 5 Cruising
Day 6 Bari
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5 Night Korea & Japan Getaway
Departure Port: Tokyo
Sailing Dates
2017 Sep 26
Princess Cruises
Diamond Princess
Pro: Lovely mix of Eastern and Western cultures and passengers
Con: Can be a little quiet for those looking for a party atmosphere
Bottom Line: Laid back ship with lots to do at a slow pace
Day 1 Tokyo
Day 2 Cruising
Day 3 Pusan (Kyongju)
Day 4 Cruising
Day 5 Shimizu
Day 6 Tokyo
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