Stern's Guide to the Cruise Vacation 2012

Stern's Guide to the Cruise Vacation 2012

by Steven B. Stern
     
 

"It is well worth adding to your cruise book collection. Steve has sailed on more than 750 ships, so you can be sure he knows what he's talking about."
-World of Cruising, UK magazine

"People who've never cruised before-or those who have, but find themselves faced with a confusing onslaught of new ships-need to know a great deal, and this book goes a long way in

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"It is well worth adding to your cruise book collection. Steve has sailed on more than 750 ships, so you can be sure he knows what he's talking about."
-World of Cruising, UK magazine

"People who've never cruised before-or those who have, but find themselves faced with a confusing onslaught of new ships-need to know a great deal, and this book goes a long way in providing it."
-Chicago Tribune

"The most comprehensive of the general cruise vacation guides . . . this book compares favorably to similar works with more famous names."
-American Reference Books Annual

Whether sailing the Caribbean or the Mediterranean, or exploring the glaciers of Alaska, the canals of France, or the fjords of northern Europe, readers can rely on Stern's Guide to the Cruise Vacation-the most detailed and user-friendly guidebook available. Veteran seafarer and luxury-travel expert Steven B. Stern personally inspects nearly three hundred ships every year and rates them in all categories, including:

o vital statistics: the layout, physical details, and history of each vessel o on-board attractions: restaurants, shopping, and recreation o travel necessities: concierges, technology, and medical facilities o ports of call: including how to make the most of an eight-hour visit

The author's Star Awards system helps readers evaluate quality and value as they plan their cruise vacations. The numerous photographs, actual shipboard menus, and daily activity programs combined with the annually updated text make this the most comprehensive cruising guide available.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455615001
Publisher:
Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/07/2011
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.60(d)

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