Cruise lines offer free air, 50% discounts

NEW YORK -- Cruise deals abound for 2003 departures. Details follow:

Radisson Seven Seas Cruises will offer free roundtrip air for cruises on its Tahiti-based vessel the Paul Gauguin.

The deal, which is good from 84 North American gateways, is offered on 19 eight-day cruises between January and May. Prices start at $2,835.

For more information, call (800) 477-7500.

Clipper Cruise Line, meanwhile, is offering free air on three Caribbean itineraries: the U.S. and British Virgin Islands; Belize/Honduras/Guatemala; and Costa Rica/Panama Canal.

For more information, call (800) 325-0010.

Seabourn extended its offer of cruise-only savings up to 50% to include all 2003 Mediterranean cruises of the Seabourn Spirit and the Legend and a selection of cruises in Scandinavia and northern Europe aboard the Seabourn Pride.

For more information, call (800) 929-9391.

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