Winners will be selected at random each day in October and some blackout dates apply and are determined by cruise
HIGHLIGHTS: Norwegian Cruise
Lines' new and elegant Pride of Hawaii, the largest-ever U.
tourism is good business, in no small part because visitors' spending isn't limited to restaurants and stops at souvenir stands.
, who has been nominated for three Academy Awards (``Born on the Fourth of July,'' ``Jerry Maguire'' and ``Magnolia''), said maintaining his movie-star image was not a consideration when taking on the part.
Pricing usually includes all meals, shipboard entertainment (but please do not compare this to the entertainment on board traditional ocean cruise
ships) as well as daily shore excursions.
s (Black Literary Authors Cruise
Konnection) maiden voyage on Carnival's Fantasy was a book lover's dream.
Today, there are 15 major cruise
lines in the United States (see sidebar), each offering different itineraries, amenities and price tiers.
News ranked cruise
lines using a methodology that factored in expert evaluations of cruise
ship quality, reputation among travelers (as expressed through reviews and ratings collected by Cruiseline.
Travelers who enjoy small gay-group cruises
see it as the best of both worlds--being able to enjoy the wider possibilities of a main stream cruise
while feeling comfortable being out with other gay passengers.
clientele has shifted from its 60s to an estimated average age of 53, according to the ``Today Show's'' Peter Greenberg, who also sailed on the inaugural voyage.
Line, Orient Lines, Crystal Cruises
, Princess Cruises
and Costa Cruises
ply the region on a limited basis.
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