Balcony cabins on a six-night Royal Caribbean cruise are now $649 per person -- a savings of 50% when compared with similar cruises. These cabins also come with a $100 onboard credit, which can be used on just about anything from drinks to shore excursions:
This is part of a larger balcony sale that includes seven-night cruises with a $100 credit per cabin:
A Dec. 22 Christmas sailing from Port Canaveral is discounted to $1599 per person for a balcony cabin -- a savings of $200 per person on current rates.
The Freedom of the Seas and Independence of the Seas were named two of the best ships in the world in the Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Readers' Poll. The itinerary varies by departure date, but possible stops include the islands of St. Thomas, Puerto Rico, Aruba and Grand Cayman.
Note: Taxes are an additional $116-$123 per person (depending on the itinerary).
Click here for more information, including additional sail dates. Select Royal Caribbean sailings (six nights or longer) with departures from October 2013 to March 2014 come with the $100 onboard credit per balcony cabin.