MSC Cruise Line

Sweet deals on summer and fall cruises

It's not too late to get a deal on a cruise vacation for summer or fall. Cruise lines use yield management — increasing or (in this case) decreasing a price in response to demand, among other factors — to fill their cabins, so some of the best deals in cruising are offered within 90 days of the sailing if cabins need to be filled.

As is always the case with rock-bottom prices, there are a few considerations. The prices are almost always for inside cabins (as is the case of the ones we found here), which may not be the best choice for those planning to spend a lot of time in their cabin. If you want to upgrade to an outside cabin, you can usually get one for a bit more money. (A...