How to avoid cruise rip offs
Welcome back to our splurges & “rip offs” series. Today, we chat about 12 cruise experiences our community feels you can do without. We’ll help you dodge these money wasters from up-sells to overpriced excursions!
Here is the list of things we’ll be covering
- Spa seminars
- Drink packages
- Art auctions
- Room service
- Main dining room “extras”
- Sports activities
- Photo packages
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