Considering your first cruise, either by river or sea? Melanie Waldman offers tip to help you find a unique and exciting vacation on the water while keeping your luggage, schedule, budget and stomach in balance.
Anyone who has ever been cruising realizes that there are certain things that you get from such a vacation that will leave you wet behind the ears on any other getaway. Not to say that all is satisfactory with this genre of traveling. The long lines and tight quarters might make you think of scurrying back to dry land.