As all seasoned cruise lovers know, it pays to arrive to your cruise port city early. Like – the day or night before early. There are several reasons for this, so let’s take a look at seven of them below.
1. Flight Delays
This is probably the number one reason to always try to arrive to your cruise port city early, preferable the day before. Flight delays are extremely common, and if you don’t have travel insurance, can prove especially disastrous for a cruise vacation. If you book your flight for the night before, you can rest more assured knowing that even if your flight is delayed or cancelled, you have all night and the morning to get it straightened out, and have a better chance of making it to your cruise pier on time. The lesson here: fly in the night before, a