Why Cruises Are a Great Vacation 1. Unpack your bags once and visit multiple destinations. 2. Whether it's a romantic getaway or a family vacation there are cruises suitable for all interests. 3. With every amenity on a boat that you could imagine, not only will you enjoy where you are going but also the journey of getting there. 4. Connect Travel works with numerous cruise suppliers which allows you to find the best deals with flexible dates.