Your sundrenched backyard and slightly tanned skin may signify that your summer vacation or staycation is going really well, but don’t you know that now is the most perfect time to book a ticket for your December holiday trip?

Travel Tip: Why You Should Start Booking Your Christmas Vacation during

The glaring heat of the sun may have just started for a few weeks now and you might have just been kicking off your summer with your most-awaited vacation, yet you should be aware by now that your next holiday trip, which already happens in just a few months’ time, is best planned during the summer season!

Why you may ask? Well, Daily Mail UK Travel writer Caroline Hendrie found several amazing deals that you couldn’t say ‘No’ to just yet (“Cruise Towards Christmas: Summer is the Ideal Time to Book Your Winter Voyage”). She shares with us the pieces of data she accumulated as she searched for the best promos that cruise ships are starting to offer this very season.

Below is an excerpt from her very informative article:

If you love theme parks, start your holiday with three nights at a hotel in Orlando, Florida, before joining Royal Caribbean's Independence of the Seas for an eight-night cruise from Fort Lauderdale. Departure is on December 21 and the fly-stay-cruise package costs from £1,929pp with Virgin Holidays (0844 5734398,  You could also be sea-kayaking and snorkeling from a beach in Roatan, Honduras, on Christmas Day, or viewing the reef in a semi-submarine. Those are just two of 55 free excursions available on a ten-night cruise aboard Seven Seas Navigator (02380 682280,, sailing from Miami on December 18. The ship sails to Key West and the Caribbean coasts of Honduras, Mexico, Guatemala and Belize. The all-inclusive price, from £3,809pp, covers flights and open bars.

Get the rest of her article here, and learn more about the other wonderful cruise ship deals that she generously shared with us!

So don’t hesitate to begin your Christmas travel plans as early as now!

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