My recent cruise to New Zealand and Australia was fraught with troubles from lost luggage to missed airline connections. My husband and I didn’t experience any problems besides cramped seats on a very long Air New Zealand flight, but hundreds of our fellow cruisers really suffered.
Traveling and troubles go together; they just do. The way to cope with travel troubles is to plan for mishaps, as best you can.
Here are 12 tips to help cruise ship travelers prepare so they can enjoy their expensive cruise, come what may: