• Cunard

    Short Cruise Vacations

    These short cruise vacations will get you just about anywhere, from popular islands to south-of-the-border hot spots or from the American Southwest to the historic harbors of New England.

  • Disney Cruise Line

    Short Cruise Vacations - Bahamas Cruise

    Disney Cruise Line's Bahamas cruises are scheduled year-round from Port Canaveral, Florida, and incorporate stops in the Bahamian capital of Nassau, plus Castaway Cay – Disney's own private island.

  • Photos.com

    Short Cruise Vacations - Baja and Southern California Cruise

    From beachfront Long Beach, California, to the exotic landscapes of the Baja peninsula, a four-night Carnival cruise is a great way to sample Southern California and Baja California, Mexico.

  • Royal Caribbean

    Short Cruise Vacations - Bermuda Cruise

    Royal Caribbean offers dozens of five-night Bermuda sailings from Baltimore and Bayonne, New Jersey, providing ample time spent unwinding at sea and two days docked in King’s Wharf, Bermuda.

  • Norwegian Cruise Line

    Short Cruise Vacations - Cruise to Nowhere from NYC

    Passengers on Norwegian’s "cruise to nowhere" from New York City can kick off their evenings gambling at the onboard casino, dining at one of the 12 restaurants, or dancing under the stars.

  • Photos.com

    Short Cruise Vacations - Illinois River Valley Steamboat Sailing

    On USA River Cruises' steamboat sailing from Peoria, Illinois, to St. Louis, you'll take in sights like the convergence of the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers and St. Louis's iconic Gateway Arch.

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    Short Cruise Vacations - Lake Powell Houseboating

    On Lake Powell (located on the Arizona/Utah border), you can rent your own floating party barge, complete with waterslide, TV, outdoor gas grill, and enough beds for 6 to 12 people.

  • Fred LeBlan

    Short Cruise Vacations - Maine Windjammer Sailing

    There's no better way to sail the historic open waters of New England than on Maine Windjammer Cruises' flagship 19th-century, 29-passenger schooner, the Grace Bailey.

  • Cunard

    Short Cruise Vacations - New England & Canada Cruise

    Cunard's annual Fourth of July sailing aboard the prestigious Queen Mary 2 is a five-night cruise along the New England coast and up to Halifax, Nova Scotia.

  • Holland America

    Short Cruise Vacations - Pacific Northwest Cruise

    Fall in the Pacific Northwest is the perfect time of year for a short cruise. Holland America offers several options with ports of call in California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia.

  • Carnival Cruise Lines

    Short Cruise Vacations

    Galveston, Texas, is the disembarkation point for four-night year-round sailings aboard the "Fun Ship" Carnival Triumph.

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