Offers Cruise Ship Comparisons

Sep 27, 1999, 01:00 ET from

    FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- A powerful Web resource dedicated
 to providing comprehensive cruise ship comparisons is now available to serve
 cruise ship passengers, according to officials of the Internet's largest
 cruise seller, applies the latest technology and current databases to
 provide a clean, easy-to-use, online guide to cruise ships. Up to three ships
 can be compared side-by-side with statistics, ratings and an extensive listing
 of other information.
     "This is a neat way to see if a particular ship is the one you want, and
 to give you an idea of the best ship you should take for your dream cruise,"
 said Dan Bohan, president of " ensures that you are
 making a well-informed choice before you book." features 30 comparison categories. These include such
 relevant items as overall ratings, size, speed and capacity; sanitation
 ratings; tipping suggestions; youth and babysitting services; wheelchair
 access; and availability of pools, casinos, spas and suites. Over 180 cruise
 ships from 59 companies traveling to all corners of the globe are represented. presents only information, and is not cluttered with outside
 advertisements and banners.
     Launched in 1997,'s aggressive discount policies led it to be
 the Internet's largest cruise seller in just one year. offers a
 5-10 percent discount off the lowest fares offered by the cruise lines, and up
 to 69 percent off brochure rates.
     The sites can be accessed through and