TITLE

Book early, sail cheaper

AUTHOR(S)
Kaye, Steven D.; Sussman, Vic
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/18/93, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that all four major United States cruise lines--Norwegian, Carnival, Princess and Royal Caribbean--are promising the cheapest rates this year to those who book early in the year and higher rates to procrastinators. Example; Costs; How well the plan is working.
ACCESSION #
9301140725

 

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