Best Cruise Travel Quotes
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All my blog posts lead off with a quote relevant to the post’s subject. I frequently post quotes on my Facebook group: Long Term Traveling and Living Abroad Over 50.
In addition, I have added several previously unseen quotes I discovered while putting together this page.
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12 Best Cruise Travel Quotes
“You can find tranquility, you can find party, you can find new friends. I’m a cruise convert.”
Oh, it was easy to see why people had whirlwind shipboard romances, for it was a temporary journey into fantasy, where dreams could come true if only for the duration of the cruise.”
“Cruise director is – I always laugh and say, ‘He’s the ship’s liver,’ because almost everything you can think of filters through you at some point.”
The days pass happily with me wherever my ship sails.“
“The cruising life isn’t for all of us. It isn’t even for most
of us, but it is for some of us, and for a few of us it is essential to survival.”
“A cruise ship is a floating town of lazy people”
“Cruising has two pleasures. One is to go out in wider water from a sheltered place. The other is to go into a shattered place from wider waters.”
“The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them.”
Amelia E. Barr
“If you never lose sight of the shore, you’re not on a voyage of discovery. You’re on a day cruise.”
“Cruising is one of the least expensive ways to travel yet it offers so much rich experience in exotic locations, great food, beautiful accommodations and a fun, friendly atmosphere.”
Nom de Voyage, Cruise Hacks, Tips and Tricks
“The planning stage of a cruise is often just as enjoyable as the voyage itself, letting one’s imagination loose on all kinds of possibilities. Yet translating dreams into reality means a lot of practical questions have to be answered.”
“We´ll go on another vacation like this. We´ll book another cruise.”
8 Best Sea Travel Quotes
“Land was created to provide a place for boats to visit.”
“The days pass happily with me wherever my ship sails.”
There is nothing more enticing, disenchanting, and enslaving than the life at sea.“
The sea is the same as it has been since before men ever went on it in boats.”
“It is not that life ashore is distasteful to me. But life at sea is better.”
Sir Francis Drake, Sea Captain
“Ships at a distance have every man’s wish on board.”¨
Zora Neale Hurston
“The sea: you watch it for a while, lose interest, and then, because there is nothing else to look at, go back to watching it. It fills you with great thoughts which, leading nowhere and having nothing to focus on except the unfocused mass of the sea, dissolve into a vacancy which in turn, for want of any other defining characteristic, you feel content to term ‘awe’.”.
Geoff Dyer, Out of Sheer Rage: Wrestling With D.H. Lawrence
“The Sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.”