The winter is Europes off-season for cruising, but there are several areas where the weather is still favorable, and prices are a fraction of what they are during the summer months. On a nine-night voyage this February, the Norwegian Jade calls on Casablanca and Agadir, Morocco where winter temps average in the mid-sixties, as well as the Canary Islands which see spring conditions year-round. Before returning to Barcelona, guests will also stretch their legs in Funchal, the capital of Portugals Madeira Island and Malaga, Spain an area teeming with Moorish castles and ancient fortresses. Interior cabins are priced from $469 thats 65 percent off the brochure rates.
THE VALUE: Book now and youll also receive a $50 onboard credit and complimentary bottle of wine in select staterooms. In comparison, during the summer, seven-night cruises from Barcelona hover around $900 for interior rooms, so you receive two extra nights with this itinerary for less!
THE CATCH: Airfare, gratuity, and shore excursions are not included in the rate.
THE DETAILS: Visit www.VacationsToGo.com (you will be prompted to enter your e-mail to view the deals). The ship embarks on February 28.
WEVE GOT MORE: Check out our Mediterranean Cruises 101 guide for more tips and information on cruises in this region.
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