Those who currently serve in the military and retired servicemembers deserve a real vacation where they can kick back, relax and sail to paradise– without breaking the bank. This summer, several cruise lines are offering special discounts for the brave men and women who work tirelessly to protect the U.S.
Whether you want to sail the turquoise waters of the Caribbean or investigate the unspoiled beauty of Alaska, here are some of the industry’s best deals that cater just to those who serve:
Carnival Cruise Lines
Carnival makes it easy to find and book special rates for both active and retired military members. Using an online calendar, travelers can view available dates, destinations and starting military rates. Vacation packages start at just under $300 for four-day Caribbean cruises from Miami or Charleston, S.C.
Military cruisers also receive a reduced required deposit of only $49. Some Carnival cruises also allow military personnel to book up to three other cabins at the same rate, as well as upgrade the room location at no charge.
Disney Cruise Line
Military families or grandparents traveling with children and grandchildren may want to opt for a Disney cruise….