Cruising – FAQ’s

Here are responses to common questions about cruising that we often encounter at our travel agency: Q. Can cruise lines accommodate my special dietary requirements? A. Cruise lines can accommodate most special dietary requirement, like low sodium, Kosher, low carbohydrates, etc. Make your request in advance with your Travel Consultant at the time of booking. Q. Will I get seasick? A. This hasContinue reading “Cruising – FAQ’s”

How To Save Money On Your Cruise

Cruising is generally a great vacation value. Being in the travel industry for over 25 years, I’d like to share some ideas on how to save money on your next cruise. Book Early – Cruise Lines usually finalize their itineraries at least 12 – 16 months before the sailing date. Take advantage of their early bookingContinue reading “How To Save Money On Your Cruise”

Blinded by the prices, overwhelmed by the choices

Over the last year, Canadians have seen great prices for airfare, vacation packages, and tours.  Initially because the Canadian dollar was near parity with the American dollar and now because of overcapacity during this uncertain economic climate. Prices are at levels we haven’t seen in years. Before you purchase that great deal you found onlineContinue reading “Blinded by the prices, overwhelmed by the choices”

Cruise Lines

A common question from our clients about cruising is: “If I book my cruise now, and later the price goes down, will I be able to get the lower price?” Unfortunately, this decision to re-ticket at a lower rate is not made by Rainbow Travel Inc. It is made by the cruise line, and we must abide by the cruise line’s policy.