A. Most cruise lines are more upfront about their fees, and you receive an itemized bill before leaving the ship so you can dispute charges.
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The other most common expenses not included in the all-inclusive cruise price include:
Excursions: Ships provide tours and transportation at each port of call, but these will cost you, anywhere from $50 to several hundred dollars.
Specialty dining: The main dining rooms and buffets are free, as is room service. However, you will be charged extra for eating in special restaurants such as steakhouses, or eateries such as Ben and Jerry's ice cream parlor.
Beverages: Most ships charge not only for alcohol, but also for bottled water and soda. Special flat-fee beverage packages are usually available for the latter. Cut costs for alcohol by taking advantage of nightly drink specials or happy hours.
Onboard amenities: Extra fees are charged for some onboard activities, spa treatments, salon services, Internet usage and laundry. As noted above, day care often is an added expense, too. Use of the pools and entertainment shows usually are free.