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    5 reasons to take a fall cruise

    Holland America Line

    Crown Cruise Vacations president Ross Spalding offers five simple reasons for booking an autumn cruise. (877-283-1114, www.crowncruisevacations.com)

    1

    Take advantage of lower prices. When children go back to school, fewer people travel
    and prices drop.

    2

    Enjoy less-crowded ships and destinations.

    3

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    See colorful foliage while cruising in New England and Canada.

    4

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    Choose from many end-of-season deals as cruise lines aim to boost their yearly earnings.

    5

    Unwind at sea before the festivities and stress of the holiday season begins.

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