buques cruceros de turismo

English translation: (vacation) cruise ships/cruiseliners

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Spanish term or phrase:buques cruceros de turismo
English translation:(vacation) cruise ships/cruiseliners
Entered by: Barbara Cochran, MFA

19:51 Jun 22, 2017
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime / Project Report
Spanish term or phrase: buques cruceros de turismo
Source text:

Un total de 583 buques cruceros de turismo arribaron a los puertos de la región. Esta cifra presenta un decremento del -2.6% respecto al año anterior. Esta baja de la actividad afecto toda la región, excepto en Colombia.

Alguna sugerencia. Basta con (tourist) cruise ship
Lydianette Soza
Belize
Local time: 17:48
vacation cruise ships/cruiseliners
Explanation:
That is how I have always heard them referred to in the US

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/www.pinterest.com/laurelsherr/travel-cruise-liners/

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Note added at 18 mins (2017-06-22 20:09:42 GMT)
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Actually, I now see that it should be "cruise liners" instead of "cruiseliners".
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United States
Local time: 19:48
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4 +5vacation cruise ships/cruiseliners
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vacation cruise ships/cruiseliners


Explanation:
That is how I have always heard them referred to in the US

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Note added at 17 mins (2017-06-22 20:08:42 GMT)
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/www.pinterest.com/laurelsherr/travel-cruise-liners/

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Note added at 18 mins (2017-06-22 20:09:42 GMT)
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Actually, I now see that it should be "cruise liners" instead of "cruiseliners".

Barbara Cochran, MFA
United States
Local time: 19:48
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marie Wilson
3 mins
  -> Thanks, Marie.

agree  philgoddard: You don't need to say "vacation". // A cruise is a vacation!
19 mins
  -> Thank you, phil, but I have often heard the word "vacation" used before "cruise lines" in promotional advertising for such companies on the radio, as well as in print copy.

agree  Phoenix III: cruiseliners for me. :0)
1 hr
  -> OK, thanks Phoenix III.

agree  bigedsenior: cruise ships has far greater usage (according to IE)
2 hrs
  -> OK, thanks bigedsenior.

agree  Patrice: cruise ships
9 hrs
  -> Thanks, Patrice.
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