Did you know that as early as 2000 BC, the pharaohs were on Nile cruises? Today, this route is one of the most popular luxury holiday cruise. But the first modern cruise ship, almost as we know it today was the trip organized by the Mediterranean Shipping Company by the English, in a steamer of 553 tons. This trip was followed by cruises for groups, and in 1910 he organized a trip around the world in Cleveland ship with 650 passengers.
The first luxury cruise were the Britannia, Arcadia, Normandie and others, shrouded in myth and legend, not to mention the Titanic and its tragic fate but served to implement various security measures in luxury cruises which are currently applied .
The great transatlantic majestically crossed the seas can also be considered the direct ancestors of today’s luxury cruise ships, as to the popularization of air travel, it was almost the only way to travel. But since the 70′s last century, the sector of luxury vacation cruise has not stopped growing.
If you are planning your luxury vacation on a cruise, we told you that the Internet is a great source of information and encourage them to participate in user forums, and it’s always good to have the opinion of others before deciding.
While currently the luxury cruise travel around the world, American destinations are Alaska in the summer, with its beautiful scenery, the Caribbean and the Panama Canal, mysterious jungle or the Galapagos Islands great beaches for snorkeling and swimming ; further south, Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires and some even dare to get to the end of the world: Antarctica and the Beagle Channel. Also several European destinations are chosen for luxury holiday on a cruise, as the Mediterranean and the Greek Islands and Turkey has recently been discovered and the coast of Africa with places like Tunisia, Morocco or Algeria.
Luxury cruises are true floating hotels equipped with the latest technology and comfort: telephone, air conditioning, pool, spa, nightclub, gym, jacuzzi and shops. Sophisticated and elegant, they are ready for maximum enjoyment and relaxation, with striking details in the decor, such as wood or marble.
Life on the cruise is organized so that everyone can enjoy the ship and the company of his comrades on the road, with excursions in cities or places he touches along the way, such as sightseeing, shopping or tourism asset . In the evenings, theater performances or providing music and space for dancing or who want to risk some money at the casino.
Separate line for food, an emblem of luxury cruise. Naturally there will be many fish dishes, but also offer typical preparations of the places visited, gala dinners, buffet, drinks all the time and opportunities to dine on the deck in the light of the moon.