Free Internet Access Offered to Cruisers | Speakers Still Have to Pay

ByBill Belew

Free Internet Access Offered to Cruisers | Speakers Still Have to Pay

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There are several cruise lines that offer free internet access to their passengers. To their, um, high paying passengers that is.

Oceania joins Regent Seven Seas and Crystal Cruises in the free internet marketing.

Of course, you have to be one of the premium cruisers to qualify.

For Oceania that means passengers in the Owner’s, Vista and Oceania suites.

No doubt it will be cheaper (if that’s your main criteria for choosing) to stay in the lower decks and pay the standard fees.

On my last cruise, my cell phone could pick up the signal from the ship’s internet and I could send/receive emails for free. I couldn’t surf the web but then I didn’t want or need to.

Related: Why the Pro Cruise Ship Speaker Should Be on Twitter

One of the reasons I sail is to get away from the web, something I am attached to almost all day every work day. And all the time I carry my smart phone with me.

Still, for the cruise ship lecturer who wants to be very current, even moments up until they step on stage, internet access can be quite useful/beneficial.

My last cruise overlapped April Fool’s Day. I could take with me to the stage that day Google’s latest antics for example. Google is part of my talk – Social Media for Cruisers. The very new information let me show my audience I was prepared anew and just for them.

Join some of our alumni and let us get you on board, too.

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About the author

Bill Belew administrator

Bill Belew, PhD, MFA, MSc also has a very interesting career. Bill spent a half dozen years in the US Navy climbing the enlisted ranks and making the jump to Lieutenant where he served as a Surface Warfare, Communications and Intelligence Officer. While aboard ship, in the Navy, he sailed enough nautical miles to circumnavigate the globeAfter his military time, Bill spent nearly 20 years in the Far East – Japan, China, Russia and India where he taught university and created and grew his own language school throughout Japan and Far East Russia.Bill speaks to audiences of all size, countless times yearly. He has a network of 4000+ individuals who follow him in the Silicon Valley Bay Area to learn about Social Media/inbound/content marketing. He is a weekly guest on the Social Network Station broadcast to 90+ countries from the University of Nevada Las Vegas.More than 75,000,000 people have viewed over 125,000,000 pages in his network of sites.Bill is represented by 4 cruise ship agencies that send him, literally, anywhere and everywhere in the world, and is a principal of SpeakOnCruises.com