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Is a Cruise Ship the Ultimate Mobile Office?

NCL, Norwegian Cruise Line, Onboard Internet, Wifi
Photo Credit: NCL

More people are cruising than ever before as the cruise industry's popularity continues to rise. We have seen the demand for cruising increase over the years, as more and more families and friends want to enjoy a relaxing vacation together on the high seas. Something else on the rise in America is the work-from-home culture. Companies across the country are offering millions of positions that are based at home, allowing workers to have more flexibility than ever before.

For those with a laptop, being able to pickup and head to the local coffee shop or park to get a little work done is a game changer. Some in the work force are even choosing to live a more nomadic lifestyle out of a camper van, camping around the country and working out of cafes and Starbucks along the way. Having the ability to head out on a trip with your family, and still be able to get work done is an amazing perk, and a cruise is a great way to do that.

The internet onboard cruise ships are becoming increasingly more reliable and fast. Many brands are implementing Starlink, and for guests having the ability to use their phones and computers like normal truly enhances the cruise experience.

So whether you are joining your family on a trip and still wish to stay connected to work, or are booking a solo cruise for yourself and intending to work the entire time, here are a few reasons why a cruise ship is the ultimate mobile office:

WORK FROM ANYWHERE | Whether you choose to work from your stateroom, balcony, by the pool, or from any of the lounges onboard, there is always a comfortable place to get your work done on a cruise ship.

DELICIOUS DINING | A quick snack or delicious meal is always at your fingertips while on a cruise ship. Better than the cafeteria food at the office, the main buffet is a quick stop for lunch, and the onboard coffee shop is a great place to get a little work done while sipping your morning coffee. If you are peckish throughout the day, there are plenty of places to grab a quick bite before you head back to work.

INCREDIBLE VIEWS | The views off a cruise ship beat a cubical or your living room any day. Take a seat in the observation lounge and enjoy the incredible ocean vistas out the front of the ship. If you wish to opt for a more private setting without compromising on views, your own balcony is a great space for you can complete work tasks while breathing in the fresh ocean air!

EASY WEEKEND TRANSITION | If you are cruising for a week or more, you can enjoy the best weekend vacation on a cruise ship. After you've put in your hours for the work week, put away your computer, pull on your swimsuit, and head to the pool for a little r&r. Or get disembark at any of the beautiful ports and enjoy an adventurous excursion with your friends, family, or even solo!

Booking Your Cruise

Now you can see why a cruise is the ultimate mobile office for guests who are able to work remotely from anywhere. When you are ready to book your cruise, reach out to the experts at Harr Travel. We know the ships inside and out, and have an amazing relationship with many cruise lines in the industry. Our advisors will craft the cruise vacation of a lifetime for you, your friends, family, or group at an exceptional rate, and give you the Harr Travel signature service every step of the way.

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