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Old July 21st, 2015, 02:17 AM
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Hi All,

I have never been on a cruise before. I have read avidly about cruises and would love to go on a cruise sometime.

Could anyone provide me with information on how to book cruises out of Africa? And, what I would really need to do to get onbaord of a cruise.

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Old July 21st, 2015, 07:45 AM
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One nice thing about booking a cruise is that a travel agent can do it at no cost to you. I would suggest you contact one of these professionals.

I don't know much about cruises from Africa. I know G Asventures has some expedition cruises. Perhaps some of the European or Asian based lines serve the continent better.

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Old July 21st, 2015, 10:19 AM
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Working with a cruise specialist is essential for you to get up to the minute deals and information pertinent to a first time cruiser....make a list of all the questions you have, and they will lead you happily into the cruising world....also, please take out cruise insurance....add that question to your list, and good luck!

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Old July 21st, 2015, 04:57 PM
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Princess and MSC cruises both sail out of South Africa. Is that what you mean? re you looking for a cruise that GOES TO Africa?
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Old July 21st, 2015, 10:40 PM
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Obviously, I'm prejudice on the matter, but because of your unique situation, I agree with others in that you really need to talk to a cruise specialist who can provide you with specific information directly related to your situation. They don't charge anything for their services and they can be a tremendous help.

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