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Carnival Splendor

OVERVIEW: Carnival Splendorshares the same generally balanced profile as sistersCarnival Conquest,Carnival Sunshine,Carnival Freedom,Carnival Glory,Carnival Liberty,Carnival Triumph,Carnival Valor, andCarnival Victory,although it was originally designated as a ship for the Costa Cruises brand. It ca

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I have always wonderred why it is expensive to take a river cruise in Europe.

many thanks
Submitted by - bernhard, edinburgh - United Kingdom on 16th May 2011 / Subject - All Cruises Cruise Fares
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Comment by Cooke, Ashby (17 May 11 08:19) about a QUESTION by bernhard (16 May 11 23:24)
Small ships, so no economies of scale like the big companies. Expensive fuel, staff wages and port charges all add up. They do not have the scope to 'cut corners' like the ocean going companies do.
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